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Three cheers For Churchie: How design can support new cognitive behaviours

Three cheers For Churchie: How design can support new cognitive behaviours

The Centenary Library at Anglican Church Grammar School (QLD) supports nuanced cognitive behaviour for staff and students alike.

To the heart of learning: reshaping the early educational experience at St Andrew’s College

To the heart of learning: reshaping the early educational experience at St Andrew’s College

The Wilson Architects-designed Learning Hub at St. Andrew’s Anglican College represents a new approaches to educational best practice in design.

Welcome to the beyond: EDITION 2018 is here

Welcome to the beyond: EDITION 2018 is here

Find a world wherein the challenging and contradictory collide. Where allure enjoins surprise. Where beauty beckons the uncommon. Find EDITION.

The Cologne Convo: Australians take over Orgatec 2018

The Cologne Convo: Australians take over Orgatec 2018

We came out in droves for Orgatec 2018 – the year that Australians dominated the German commercial furniture fair quite unlike ever before.

Furniture to facilitate privacy: As seen at Orgatec 2018

Furniture to facilitate privacy: As seen at Orgatec 2018

From phone booths and fully-enclosed systems through to high-backed desking options and chairs – here are seven of the latest furniture pieces that promote privacy in a new age of workplace quietness.

The ‘sticky campus’… reimagined: Queensland University of Technology

The ‘sticky campus’… reimagined: Queensland University of Technology

The Queensland University of Technology’s Creative Industries Precinct suggests that collaboration should come easy.

“I call it a ‘cultural effect’. It is an abstract quality of the architecture”: Ben Van Berkel on the architecture of education

“I call it a ‘cultural effect’. It is an abstract quality of the architecture”: Ben Van Berkel on the architecture of education

Ben Van Berkel of UNStudio is changing the way your children will learn. Discover how architecture has revolutionised knowledge sharing.

Indesign’s Orgatec soirée

Indesign’s Orgatec soirée

The grey skies of Cologne were not enough to dampen the spirits for an Aussie design cohort. Coming together at the Radisson Blu, our Orgatec event was the perfect backdrop for the community to share a drink and swap stories.

The city’s lounge room: City of Perth Library promotes the architecture of community

The city’s lounge room: City of Perth Library promotes the architecture of community

The City Of Perth Library by Kerry Hill Architects responds to community needs and dreams in ways that few of the world’s libraries can match.

Uncommon encounters: Design at Monash University promotes innovation and autonomy

Uncommon encounters: Design at Monash University promotes innovation and autonomy

A university’s purpose is to encourage students to think differently and act autonomously. In Monash University’s Learning and Teaching Building, it is finally being recognised that the architecture needs to mirror this.

Class disrupted: RMIT reimagines agility in the education sector

Class disrupted: RMIT reimagines agility in the education sector

The new generation of students might be throwing out the rulebook when it comes to old learning nodes, but RMIT’s New Academic Street is writing a new one.

Instant gratification: Curtin University’s Connect Hub

Instant gratification: Curtin University’s Connect Hub

Curtin University’s vibrant new Connect Hub is a place where students can come and get what they need, instantly.

You CAN be more: A complete recap of the inaugural FRONT 2018

You CAN be more: A complete recap of the inaugural FRONT 2018

Having reinvented the tradeshow format, we take a look back at the very first FRONT event and what made it so unique.

Living Edge announces launch of The Learning Portfolio

Living Edge announces launch of The Learning Portfolio

Ahead of mass changes in education, Living Edge announce the launch of its proprietary education sector collection: The Learning Portfolio By Living Edge

Are you in the running for this design super draw? Register for FRONT now to win. 48 hours left!

Are you in the running for this design super draw? Register for FRONT now to win. 48 hours left!

You may have already come across the new boutique specifier event, FRONT. And if you haven’t already registered, we want to lay out the top 5 reasons you should get yourself down to Carriageworks 9 – 10 August.

INDE.Awards 2018 Gala: The night that brought APAC A&D together

INDE.Awards 2018 Gala: The night that brought APAC A&D together

‘Community’ was the dominant theme at the INDE.Awards 2018 Gala in Singapore. It was a celebration of outstanding design, architecture, material and culture as well as an opportunity to knit together a stronger fabric for our regional industry.

The future of education in our region looks strong for this award-winning project

The future of education in our region looks strong for this award-winning project

From 400+ entries for the INDE.Awards, selecting the best educational environment in Asia Pacific was no easy feat! Here we present to you 2018 ‘s winner!

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

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 that inspired us this year.

Who came out on top? Presenting your INDE.Awards Winners for 2018

Who came out on top? Presenting your INDE.Awards Winners for 2018

The wait is over! Couldn’t make it to INDE.Awards Gala on 22 June in Singapore? Don’t fret! Here are your official 2018 winners …

Living Edge’s EDITION

Living Edge’s EDITION

Collectible design has always had its devotees who appreciate and seek out rare and enviable pieces, such as EDITION, by Living Edge

The Sticky Campus: Why Education Is Getting ‘Social’

The Sticky Campus: Why Education Is Getting ‘Social’

At a time when nearly everything is online – including lecture notes and research material that could previously only be found at the library – it’s more important than ever to create campuses at which students actually want to spend time. Such is the importance of this issue that a term has even been coined to define it: The Sticky Campus – a place where students choose to be rather than have to be.

Why Less is More for our Social Spaces (… more or less)

Why Less is More for our Social Spaces (… more or less)

The hospitality sector caters to specific needs – from eating and drinking to socialising and relaxing – so by keeping design features pared back and unobtrusive, other sensory aspects such as flavours and aromas can shine through.

Did You Know The World’s Most Famous Chair is a Hollywood Icon?!

Did You Know The World’s Most Famous Chair is a Hollywood Icon?!

Graced by the derrieres of Hollywood’s Golden Age, this chair has been everywhere from the Yankee Stadium to Stalinist Russia … and, now, your home!

Chardon-heeeeeey!: A Lesson in Being Social

Chardon-heeeeeey!: A Lesson in Being Social

What might the A+D community learn from libraries, gastronomic competitions, merrymaking and wine? Well, funny you ask…

LIVING EDGE ALEXANDRIA – IT’S HERE!

LIVING EDGE ALEXANDRIA – IT’S HERE!

Living Edge officially unveiled their new flagship showroom in Sydney last night with a sumptuous industry do, we take you behind the scenes for an exclusive interview with Director Aidan Mawhinney, on where they’ve been, where they are, and most importantly… where they’re going.

ALEXANDRIA IS THE NEW SURRY HILLS

ALEXANDRIA IS THE NEW SURRY HILLS

DQ Editor, Sophia Watson, investigates the changes in Sydney’s design precincts, and using the new Living Edge showroom as a strong case study, identifies where the industry should look to next.

Q+A: Todd Hammond + Domenic Alvaro on Living Edge at The Woolstores Alexandria

Q+A: Todd Hammond + Domenic Alvaro on Living Edge at The Woolstores Alexandria

Woods Bagot’s Head of Interiors, Todd Hammond, and Principal, Domenic Alvaro, talk concept development for the new Living Edge showroom at The Woolstores Alexandria

DQ #56 LIVING EDGE COVER – BEHIND THE SCENES

DQ #56 LIVING EDGE COVER – BEHIND THE SCENES

Focusing on the company’s recent move from Surry Hills to Alexandria, the cover for the DQ#56 was a creative exploration of the Living Edge brand, resulting in a dynamic, imaginatively illustrated image. We go behind the scenes to speak with DQ Editor, Sophia Watson, about the process of conceptualising and executing the final cover.

LIVING EDGE CHRISTMAS PARTY AT QAG

LIVING EDGE CHRISTMAS PARTY AT QAG

Brisbane’s design community got a dose of champagne and vintage Californian design, when they gathered at the Queensland Art Gallery for the Living Edge Christmas Party.

GERMANS AT THE EDGE

GERMANS AT THE EDGE

Living Edge hosted a Walter Knoll residency across their two Sydney showrooms for the month of October, culminating in two VIP events.

Breaking the Mould

Breaking the Mould

Herman Miller and Living Edge present a design classic, reborn.

Living Edge: Leading Edge

Living Edge: Leading Edge

Living Edge have been honoured with a landmark award at the Sustainable Cities Awards 2013

NEW WEBSITE AND LOGO FOR LIVING EDGE

NEW WEBSITE AND LOGO FOR LIVING EDGE

One of Australia’s leading furniture companies has launched an innovative new website and e-commerce platform.