How important is it to design for a local market, and what benefits are there for designers who keep location a focus
Newly launched furniture design firm White Furniture Design designs Australian made furniture from its space on the Gold Coast
Nobody would argue over how important it is to support Australian design. Not just great for building the local industry, supporting Australian design will only increase the quality and range of design options available to us all
Throughout 2015 Cult and Cassina will celebrate the 50th anniversary of one of the most significant collections of contemporary design, the LC Collection, along with the commemoration of the 50 years since Le Corbusier passed away
At this year’s Milan Design Fair, Danish furniture brand Fritz Hansen accompanied the release of a new dining and lounge chair by Jaime Hayon with a softer, more welcoming showroom feel. Indesign managing editor Lorenzo Logi caught up with the Spanish designer on the occasion
Last week we looked at copyright and design laws, which relate to the form of a design. In Part 3, we discuss what can be done about the common practice of replica furniture being sold by association with the name of the original designer, design or brand.
In Part two of our series with K&L Gates on replica designs, we look at the ways in which new and original designs can be protected.
With much excitement, Tacchini welcome back the Agnese Armchair to the Tacchini Design Classics collection - one of Frattini’s most iconic pieces.
With replica furniture such a big business, and therefore a pressing issue for designers, Christine Danos, Gregory Pieris and Chris Round of K&L Gates walk us through the various forms of intellectual property protection available to makers of original and authentic designs and what the industry can do to address the problem.
What is happening in Milan right now? An overwhelming amount of design - that's what. After all, Salon del Mobile, or Milan Design week, is the largest design fair in the world. In light of that, this is a small taste of what's happening in the northern hemishphere right now.
Australian designer Drew Wahlberg Rosskelly is one of 15 artists invited to contribute to the fitout for NOMA Copenhagen’s residency at the Mandarin Oriental, Tokyo. Georgia Cannon discovers more about the outcome of this exciting collaboration.
We all know what poor storage feels like (awkward) and that good storage fits seamlessly into our lives. In light of our focus on efficiency & flexibility this month, here are a few especially great storage solutions for the bedroom that contribute to an efficient and flexible way of living.