industrial design

Meet Formafantasma: Shape Shifters in Design

Simone Farresin and Andrea Trimarchi, the Italian design duo who comprise Formafantasma, have been challenging…

Simone Farresin and Andrea Trimarchi, the Italian design duo who comprise Formafantasma, have been challenging notions of what design can…

Recycled materials elegantly resolved comprise the winner of the AFDA 2020

From Australia’s top furniture designers James Walsh has been given the 2020 Australian Furniture Design…

From Australia’s top furniture designers James Walsh has been given the 2020 Australian Furniture Design Award for his design, the…

Timeless with a passionate and innovative spirit: Neatt. by studio.mckeon

Built on a wealth of knowledge and a passion for valuable design, Seaton McKeon of…

Built on a wealth of knowledge and a passion for valuable design, Seaton McKeon of studio.mckeon, in collaboration with James…

5 minutes with Tom Fereday on OMNI

Developed in collaboration with Earp Bros, OMNI is an entirely new design direction for designer…

Developed in collaboration with Earp Bros, OMNI is an entirely new design direction for designer Tom Fereday. We get the…

A date with design: 100 Objects – Australian design at home

Discover 100 iconic products by some of Australia’s finest design talents in a brand-new exhibition…

Discover 100 iconic products by some of Australia’s finest design talents in a brand-new exhibition that commemorates 100 years since…

Fringe Furniture 33 continues to inspire

One of Australia’s longest-running platforms for furniture design, Fringe Furniture, returns for its 33rd year…

One of Australia’s longest-running platforms for furniture design, Fringe Furniture, returns for its 33rd year and continues to push the…

Emerging designer Jake Rollins: In conversation

JamFactory’s exhibition, Materials Matter: A Bauhaus Legacy, celebrates and highlights the influence of the Bauhaus…

JamFactory’s exhibition, Materials Matter: A Bauhaus Legacy, celebrates and highlights the influence of the Bauhaus on the Adelaide design institution…

5 minutes with Maddison Ryder, designer of Lettuce Eat

Proving that the next generation of designers have their eyes on solving some of the…

Proving that the next generation of designers have their eyes on solving some of the world's most pressing issues – waste…

What’s on the cards at Design Shanghai 2019?

Here’s the lowdown on what to expect at Design Shanghai 2019, which lands at the…

Here’s the lowdown on what to expect at Design Shanghai 2019, which lands at the Shanghai Exhibition Centre from 6…

Meet Sabine Marcelis

“I have a tactile way of working, I often start with a material that interests…

“I have a tactile way of working, I often start with a material that interests me," shares Dutch-New Zealand designer…

How commercial doors secure the Changi Airport design

When the Changi Airport needed commercial doors throughout their new terminal, they knew they needed…

When the Changi Airport needed commercial doors throughout their new terminal, they knew they needed something secure, but also stylish…

Using smart folding doors to rev up Ferrari’s Sydney showroom

The elegant and effective folding doors of the Australian Trellis Door Company were recently installed…

The elegant and effective folding doors of the Australian Trellis Door Company were recently installed at the Ferrari Showroom at…

Tomorrow’s Greats: Presenting the top emerging talent of Asia Pacific

Launch Pad nurtures the next generation of design talent in our region. Meet the up-and-comers…

Launch Pad nurtures the next generation of design talent in our region. Meet the up-and-comers that inspired us this year.

Truly fantastic plastic

DesignByThem’s newest collection elevates 100 per cent recycled plastic to a covetable material palette in…

DesignByThem’s newest collection elevates 100 per cent recycled plastic to a covetable material palette in furniture pieces that are all…

Mentoring the future faces of industrial design: Launch Pad 2018 live judging

Six finalists, together with an esteemed jury, all came together in Schiavello’s Sydney showroom for…

Six finalists, together with an esteemed jury, all came together in Schiavello’s Sydney showroom for a morning of mentoring, followed…

Design empathy: Benjamin Hubert of Layer

In Benjamin Hubert’s world, having talent and vision is one thing, but to have empathy…

In Benjamin Hubert’s world, having talent and vision is one thing, but to have empathy – that’s where the hard…

5 designs we love from the Launch Pad archive

Want to win a AUD$10,000 manufacturing grant and mentoring from some of the leading figures…

Want to win a AUD$10,000 manufacturing grant and mentoring from some of the leading figures in industrial design, manufacturing and…

Industrial design + mentoring = a winning mix

Industrial design is a tough industry to crack. And mentorship is one thing that is…

Industrial design is a tough industry to crack. And mentorship is one thing that is not always part of the…

Indesign Luminary: Charles Wilson

Charles Wilson‘s career as a successful and innovative furniture and industrial designer has had a…

Charles Wilson‘s career as a successful and innovative furniture and industrial designer has had a seemingly unstoppable upward trajectory.

The jury is out for Launch Pad 2018 – the ultimate mentoring program!

Launch Pad has launched the careers of many local industrial designers. As a program focused…

Launch Pad has launched the careers of many local industrial designers. As a program focused on mentoring and manufacturing, it…