Design Hunters

Who are the shakers, makers, thinkers, doers and disruptors in architecture and design across the region – and what are they getting up to? Find out here, on Habitus Living.

August 10, 2022

Margaret Rarru Garrawurra’s woven magic

The Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards winners have been announced for the 2022 exhibition.

August 8, 2022

Finding nuance in QT Newscastle’s art curation

Sophie Vander brings her signature vision to QT Newcastle's art curation, drawing on the concept of a rising moon.

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Centennial Park Residence: Modern deco with a contemporary edge

The masterful fusion between the dwelling’s heritage features and a modern, sophisticated renovation captivated the Kitchen Design Contest panel of judges, securing this immaculate project a place amongst the finalists.

August 3, 2022

The house that Ash built

Ash Holmes and her partner Jake Elliott represent the new wave of arts on the Northern Beaches of New South Wales. The proud founders of Hake, House of Art, the duo's elegant gallery and photographic studio meshes a touch of L.A.’s Abbot Kinney, with a subtle, Japanese aesthetic.

August 3, 2022

Planetary boundaries

Designer Kit Willow is blazing a trail with KITX. Her second fashion label – which came into being in 2015 – has a powerful mandate to champion planet conscious fashion for future generations, without sacrificing style and quality.

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Gaggenau’s quiet confidence reverberates through Milan

It’s no small feat to present a display that makes the hustle and bustle of Milan Design Week fade away. Yet Gaggenau seems to have achieved the impossible, with its extraordinary installation at Villa Necchi Campiglio designed to provide a welcome respite from the business of the fair.

August 1, 2022

Gather, create, connect

Collaborating with Quandamooka artist Leecee Carmichael, Seljak's new Gather blanket expresses place through its functional beauty.

July 27, 2022

A new kind of luxury with Conrad Architects

Paul Conrad, the principal of Conrad Architects, shares his insights into what defines modern luxury.

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Echo living: Australia’s first passive house development

Australia’s first off-the-plan Passive House development features a swag of energy-saving technologies, including appliances from sustainability leader V-ZUG.