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What happens when we practice reconciliation through design

What happens when we practice reconciliation through design

Hames Sharley shares its studio’s insight into how incorporating Australia’s Indigenous history and culture can enrich the built environment.

Life under Lockdown: Christian Hampson

Life under Lockdown: Christian Hampson

Chris Hampson, director and co-founder of visionary indigenous start-up Yerrabingin, talks about shifting his work paradigm since Covid-19.

In Absence: Symbolic of both life and death

In Absence: Symbolic of both life and death

Open this week at The National Gallery of Victoria, In Absence is a cultural conversation through architecture by Edition Office and Indigenous artist Yhonnie Scarce.

Reconciliation through design: Introducing Water Yuludarla by Milliken-Ontera

Reconciliation through design: Introducing Water Yuludarla by Milliken-Ontera

Pushing inclusive design and co-creation into new territory, Milliken-Ontera’s new Water Yuludara collection has been designed in collaboration with Gumbaynggirr artist, Brentyn Lugnan.

A story of heritage and culture with xLockers2 by Planex

A story of heritage and culture with xLockers2 by Planex

Australian-brand, Planex collaborates with Lucy Simpson from Gaawaa Miyay Studio to create a design that captures the unique sensitivity of place and the incorporation of Indigenous culture within the built environment.

Indigenous co-creation: Punmu and Parnngurr by Kaunitz Yeung Architecture

Indigenous co-creation: Punmu and Parnngurr by Kaunitz Yeung Architecture

“These projects can stand on the world stage against any other kind of health project, and be successful. They aren’t Aboriginal projects; they are architecture for a specific community, that meets and exceeds the brief,” shares Kaunitz Yeung founding principal, David Kaunitz on the INDE.Award winning Punmu and Parnngurr projects.

A new era for Indigenous collaboration

A new era for Indigenous collaboration

Pushing forward the discussion of design, Schiavello recently hosted a panel talk with some of the brightest minds in the industry – and a key issue on the table was Indigenous design and collaboration. Here’s what came out of it.

NGV Architecture Commission 2019 winners announced!

NGV Architecture Commission 2019 winners announced!

The NGV Architecture Commission for 2019 has crowned contemporary artist Yhonnie Scarce and Melbourne architecture studio Edition Office as winners for their scheme ‘In Absence’.

Can design help tell the story of our Indigenous people?

Can design help tell the story of our Indigenous people?

Taylor & Hinds Architects designed krakani lumi, a standing camp in Mount William National Park, that helps to tell the significant story of country and the creation.

Indigenous Design Charter takes home Victorian Premier’s Design Awards top honour

Indigenous Design Charter takes home Victorian Premier’s Design Awards top honour

The winners have been announced! The 2018 Victorian Premier’s Design Awards have been awarded, with a ground-breaking Indigenous design charter taking home the highest prize.

Learning from Aboriginal designs in architecture

Learning from Aboriginal designs in architecture

The aesthetics of Aboriginal designs are familiar to many Australians, but perhaps less so when it comes to architecture. How can the A&D community learn from, and honour this centuries-old culture?

Learning from Aboriginal design

Learning from Aboriginal design

Culture can have a powerful influence on our approach to design so what happens when – as a fully matured adult – you find a whole other side to your family’s history?

Indigenous Art Meets Designer Rugs With Yulparitja

Indigenous Art Meets Designer Rugs With Yulparitja

Designers and design lovers alike were out in full force at Mossgreen Gallery, Woollhara to celebrate the launch of Yulparitja, a Designer Rugs range designed by the Indigenous Bidyadanga people of Western Australia.