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A new wave of workplace furniture by Okamura

A new wave of workplace furniture by Okamura

Feel good at work with Okamura’s new Lives Work Chairs, available from UCI.

Best of both worlds: Master Builders QLD office

Best of both worlds: Master Builders QLD office

The Master Builders QLD office renovation celebrates the association’s rich history while also ushering the brand into a world of activity-based working.

A fresh new city showroom for UCI Sydney

A fresh new city showroom for UCI Sydney

UCI makes a move into Sydney’s business district in a contemporary, light-filled space, elevating the workplace furniture brand’s evolving nature.

A new home for one of Australia’s biggest builders: Built HQ

A new home for one of Australia’s biggest builders: Built HQ

Built has seven offices across Australia, but its latest project in Melbourne was close to home – being the company’s own head office.

Made in Italy with Midj

Made in Italy with Midj

Italian furniture design and production is world-class. Midj brings together craft, creativity and technology to make outstanding products. We discover what makes this Italian brand unique.

UCI takes the lead with (certified) sit-to-stand workstations

UCI takes the lead with (certified) sit-to-stand workstations

New Australian Standards for Office Desks & Workstations have been released, and UCI is miles ahead with two certified sit-to-stand workstations – the only Australian supplier to do so.

Task chairs under review at Orgatec 2018

Task chairs under review at Orgatec 2018

What would a workplace furniture trade show be without a deep dive into the latest innovations in task chairs? We take a look at the latest releases in Cologne.

Salamanca

Salamanca

The new Parliament Square development symbolises the current rejuvenation of Hobart and the Salamanca Building is the key.

Crossing boundaries: The rise and rise of cross-over furniture

Crossing boundaries: The rise and rise of cross-over furniture

It’s been touted as a trend, but we predict it will only continue to increase in popularity, that is ­– furniture designed for use across multiple typologies. Here’s a round-up of standouts from the Salone.

The Edith Chair, from UCI

The Edith Chair, from UCI

Part of UCI’s La Collezione Bellissima – the beautiful Collection – from Italy, the Edith Chair is a functional chair that recalls the modernist classics of mid 20th century design.

Relax into the Balù

Relax into the Balù

Designed by Emilio Nanni from Italian design firm Traba, Balù is a seat for relaxation and conversation, with a deep, rounded comfortable seat.

UCI introduces… the Edith chair

UCI introduces… the Edith chair

Part of UCI’s La Collezione Bellissima – the beautiful Collection – from Italy, the Edith Chair is a functional chair that recalls the modernist classics of mid 20th century design.

Cockburn ARC by DWP

Cockburn ARC by DWP

How can a single space simultaneously serve the needs of healthcare, education and community at all levels? In their most recent project for Cockburn ARC, dwp create the ultimate cross-sector blueprint for a hybrid health, fitness, education, community and culture centre for professional, intermediate and beginner users.

Gilbert + Tobin Barangaroo by Woods Bagot

Gilbert + Tobin Barangaroo by Woods Bagot

Design that reflects its local environment is a huge focus for practising architects and designers, and Sydney’s Barangaroo development is a hotbed for this kind of thinking. Gilbert + Tobin’s new Barangaroo workplace, designed by Woods Bagot, draws inspiration from the rich history and landscape of the site, while nestling nicely into Sydney’s new commercial identity.

Balancing Collaboration and Concentration in the Workplace

Balancing Collaboration and Concentration in the Workplace

No doubt collaboration sprouts creativity and inspired ideas, but there is still value in focused, solitary, strictly productive work.

The Edith chair is growing up into something beautiful

The Edith chair is growing up into something beautiful

The popular Edith chair will soon be joined by a delightful cousin – the Edith stool – we take a look at the evolution of the Edith family and its driving principles.

UCI is turning Japanese

UCI is turning Japanese

UCI is turning Japanese for June 2015 to celebrate their 10-year long successful partnership with world-renowned interiors brand, Okamura