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Tasmanian Timber – the most beautiful timber in the world

Tasmanian Timber – the most beautiful timber in the world

Renowned Australian designer-maker Jon Goulder talks about the beauty, and functionality, of Tasmanian Timber.

Designing our tomorrow

Designing our tomorrow

The new life sciences precinct at the University of Melbourne uses design excellence to facilitate the next advancements in learning and discovery.

Tongue n Groove’s newest home in Sydney – and it’s lined with Oak!

Tongue n Groove’s newest home in Sydney – and it’s lined with Oak!

Who said floorboards can only be used on the floor? Tongue n Groove’s new space by Tobias Partners reinvents the showroom experience with engineered European oak boards up, down and all around.

Screenwood – Fits Like A Second Skin

Screenwood – Fits Like A Second Skin

Screenwood products are so much more than an architectural lining, as a certain family business in Malvern, Victoria, recently discovered.

A dermatology clinic with a difference by LAANK

A dermatology clinic with a difference by LAANK

Peer behind the calming timber reception and you will be surprised to find bursts of pink, orange and blue. This dermatology clinic breaks with convention to offer a new way of projecting professionalism and comfort.

Pulled from the depths: A look at Hydrowood

Pulled from the depths: A look at Hydrowood

Sustainable and utterly unique, Hydrowood is an unexpected Tasmanian timber that has a story as original as the product itself.

The many possibilities of designing with timber

The many possibilities of designing with timber

From the decorative to the structural, Tasmanian timber is a versatile material that brings more than mere function in its application.

Going green: How the design industry is embracing a return to its roots

Going green: How the design industry is embracing a return to its roots

The old saying goes that “sticks and stones can break bones”. But is there really any reason to be afraid of nature? From a ‘forest kindergarten’ to natural finishes, nature is making its way back into our interiors.

Billiani on the anatomy of a chair

Billiani on the anatomy of a chair

Built on a foundation of family and quality, Billiani has been crafting fine furniture for over 100 years. But what does Billiani define as a fine piece of furniture?

Woods Bagot Fosters Company Culture Through Craftsmanship & Materiality For ADCO Constructions

Woods Bagot Fosters Company Culture Through Craftsmanship & Materiality For ADCO Constructions

One highly considered design feature expresses ADCO’s approach to craftsmanship and materials and fosters company culture.

NOLITA BY MATA DESIGN STUDIO

NOLITA BY MATA DESIGN STUDIO

Mata Design has transformed Nolita Trattoria from an outdated Italian restaurant into a modernised, yet familiar hot spot for Perth. By Yen Dao