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Aesthetically gritty, undeniably hip: The Strand Hotel with George Gorrow

Aesthetically gritty, undeniably hip: The Strand Hotel with George Gorrow

A collaborative design project has delivered an elegantly layered hotel in Sydney. Take a tour with Public Design Group and George Gorrow of Ksubi.

5 Australian design studios to watch: The Indesign round-up

5 Australian design studios to watch: The Indesign round-up

Leanne Amodeo rounds up our top 5 emerging designers and design studios – each producing projects that prove Australia really does have some of the best design talent in the world.

Hot Black turns 10 with a decadent soiree

Hot Black turns 10 with a decadent soiree

Interior design and architecture studio Hot Black celebrated 10 years of practice with an unforgettable event full of surprises in Melbourne’s Longsong.

Lose yourself inside a labyrinth of high fashion and immersive design

Lose yourself inside a labyrinth of high fashion and immersive design

Sydney’s Powerhouse Museum hosts the latest Gucci Garden iteration. It’s an immersive experience bringing together fashion, design, psychology and pop culture in a multisensory walk-through exhibition.

Revelatory read: Arent & Pyke’s ‘Interiors Beyond the Primary Palette’

Revelatory read: Arent & Pyke’s ‘Interiors Beyond the Primary Palette’

Launched last week at Cult, Arent & Pyke’s book, ‘Interiors Beyond the Primary’, reveals just how diverse its output has been. And, as Gillian Serisier reports, how little of the signatured elements are actually repeated.

The cinematic yet soft design of Carole Whiting

The cinematic yet soft design of Carole Whiting

Carole Whiting is an artistic whirlwind of creativity, and the interiors she’s crafted have to be seen to be believed.

Bold new business: Biasol’s latest wellness project

Bold new business: Biasol’s latest wellness project

Insight Body and Mind, a new multidisciplinary studio focused on holistic wellbeing in Melbourne, offers a sensory design experience. It is the place to go to review, revitalise, regenerate and refresh – all in the most beautiful surroundings.

Dean Norton delicately balances mood, material and form

Dean Norton delicately balances mood, material and form

Drawing on personal experience and finding inspiration in both form and materiality, Melbourne-based designer Dean Norton produces sculptural objects that merge into new spaces and create mood.

The 10 best things I saw at London Design Festival ’22

The 10 best things I saw at London Design Festival ’22

As Mandi Keighran reports, London Design Festival celebrated its 20th anniversary with immersive installations, shows and spaces that ran the gamut of playful through to thought-provoking. Here’s her top 10 moments.

New life for a colourful heritage: Portarlington Grand Hotel

New life for a colourful heritage: Portarlington Grand Hotel

In a comprehensive redesign, Technē has opened a new chapter for this Bellarine Peninsula institution. Ranging from grand facade to boutique furniture details and everything in between, step inside this reinvigorated hotel.

Fresh and refinished: how Belbien is giving old surfaces new life

Fresh and refinished: how Belbien is giving old surfaces new life

Belbien wall vinyl is an innovative architectural film that lets you transform any smooth surface with an endless selection of patterns. Plus it’s environmentally conscious.

Follow the highlights: SLAB’s studio trip to Herman Miller US

Follow the highlights: SLAB’s studio trip to Herman Miller US

SLAB, the design studio which won Herman Miller’s Work, Redefined – The Design Challenge in 2021, is about to embark on the trip of a lifetime. Follow them as they discover the world of Herman Miller in the US, 3-6 October.