Original sketches for the VE Commodore
Holden Design Team
Herbert & Mason
James Russell Architect Pty Ltd
Surfboards by Peter Walker
Artwork by Quentin Gore and Stephen Bowers
PEGS Junior School
DIA Practice Member: McBride Charles Ryan
Modern interpretation of the classic Melbourne 'W Class' trams
Architectural model for coastal redevelopment
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Posted Tuesday, 18 November 2014
Norway designs a new passport, and Sweden an official new typeface.
For whatever reasons, it seems like the international design focus is on Scandinavia this week.
Scandinavians are justifiably proud of their countries, enjoying living and education standards, social welfare and health care systems, public infrastructure, social justice and environmental standards that are the envy of the rest of the world – not least because they have long realised that education and population numbers are the keys to just about everything else in society.
Posted 19 Nov 2014Winners of 2014 Eat Drink Design Awards announced.
Posted 18 Nov 2014Australian ‘Smart Hat’ helmet concept draws flak from designers and cyclists alike.
Posted 17 Nov 2014DIA Practice Member wins major award at 2014 Australian National Architecture Awards.
Posted 12 Nov 2014Design tour of Swinburne Advanced Manufacturing and Design Centre.
Posted 10 Nov 2014The current spotlight on architecture is not a warm, cosy glow.
Posted 6 Nov 2014WA 2014 Design Awards coming soon.
Posted 5 Nov 2014New hydrogen-fuelled Mercedes concept car claims to reflect Asian design trends.
Posted 5 Nov 2014Brilliant design work from students around the world.
Posted 30 Oct 2014DIA member transforms rundown café space.
Posted 29 Oct 2014Chinese president calls for an end to unusual architecture and ‘undesirable work styles’.
Interior Designer, Sustainability Advocate, Writer, Speaker
Summer in Sydney, gelato, coffee
Best design I've seen lately:
The Flux chair, it’s clever, it folds up, is easily stored, is made from polypropylene so it can be recycled, you can use it indoors and out and it looks great!
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