The Notorious B.I.G – The Danish architect dominating design
Decor and Design / Feature

The Notorious B.I.G – The Danish architect dominating design

Quiz any architecture or design student on their key inspirations and Bjarke Ingels is quite likely to pop up near the top of the list. At a relatively young 41, Ingels has some serious cred. With mammoth projects in development, ranging from the revitalisation of the Ground Zero/World Trade Centre precinct in New York to … Continue reading

Tidy home; Tidy life. Marie Kondo’s spiritual approach to de-cluttering
Decor and Design / Feature

Tidy home; Tidy life. Marie Kondo’s spiritual approach to de-cluttering

Remember as a recalcitrant teen, your mother bemoaning the state of your bedroom and warning in a doom-laden voice: “a messy bedroom means a messy mind”? Cue eye-rolling and hormonal temper tantrums but it turns out that Mummy had it right all along. It seems that in a world hungry for philosophy, Tidying Up may … Continue reading

2016 Trends: Pantone’s ‘Colours of the Year’ tap into the mindfulness movement
Decor and Design / Trends

2016 Trends: Pantone’s ‘Colours of the Year’ tap into the mindfulness movement

‘Mindfulness’ has become a buzz word of modern times. From desperate housewives hot-footing it to holistic yoga retreats, to overstretched, over-educated graduates colouring in picture books as a hobby, many are in search of the optimum tool to achieve focus in the present moment. So what actually is this holy grail of the self-help movement? … Continue reading

The Light and the Dark: the evolution of award-winning artist Shazia Imran
Australian Design / Decor and Design / Wall Street

The Light and the Dark: the evolution of award-winning artist Shazia Imran

The genesis and moulding of an artist is a fascinating thing. Shazia Imran is an Australian artist who has exhibited internationally and whose work hangs in many private collections. She is known for her delicate mixed media works and will be exhibiting on Wall St at the 2016 Decor + Design show, 21 – 24 … Continue reading

“It starts with a spark. An idea” – Premium Lighting Australia
Decor and Design

“It starts with a spark. An idea” – Premium Lighting Australia

Premium Lighting has a rich history in Australia, a country whose climate and terrain prescribes an original and creative approach to lighting solutions. Established over twenty years ago, the company’s focus in LED technology and design innovation began in earnest five years ago. Today they are a market leader and trailblazer in architectural lighting. With distributors … Continue reading