We uncover the story behind the designs coming out of Australia, New Zealand and the Asia Pacific. Every collection has more to say than what’s immediately on offer: from inspiration and material selection, to the chain of production, it’s all here on Habitus Living.
Functional artist Olive Gill-Hille transforms timber remnants into exquisite forms of art; where a respectful approach ensures the material remains as visible as the artists’ hand. Her second solo exhibition – Asymptote – is on now at Gallery Sally Dan-Cuthbert, Sydney.
“It was a photograph of the Barcelona Pavilion that I found in my high school library that really drew me to architecture and design.” Sydney and Canberra-based architecture photographer Anne Stroud shares her journey into the profession, as well as the ins and outs on shoot, the gear she never does without and the inspirations that have stuck.
Farage has always endeavoured to push the boundaries of sartorial style and craftsmanship. 25 years later, Australia’s leading suiting brand has engineered the perfect balance between minimalism and sophistication, with help from Greg Natale on a new store design.
From the end-of-life process to blockchain tracking on high-risk materials, Polestar is an EV brand using design thinking to create the most sustainable end product possible. Habitus editor Aleesha Callahan gets behind the wheel of a Polestar 2 to see its design credentials up close.
The renowned Sydney and Byron Bay-based design practice – Daniel Boddam Studio – marks a significant milestone with its inaugural gallery showroom launch in Collingwood, Melbourne, setting a new standard in experiential interior design.