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‘Transient’ by Designer Rugs: an aesthetic journey through pattern and texture.

The Local Project sits down with Melbournebased interior and building designer Dan Gayfer to discuss & explore his studios' latest accomplishment, Ceres House.

The Local Project sits down with Anton Kouzmin to discuss his signature socially responsible design approach & poetic expression in creative problem solving.

As dusk falls on Friday 10th of November, Canberra will come alive for the opening weekend of the 2017 DESIGN Canberra Festival.

Australian designer Ross Gardam announces his new 2017 Noon Collection, drawing inspiration from the ‘passing of time’.

Designed by Alexander&CO. in collaboration with Tribe Studio, Sean Connolly at Dubai Opera is a new restaurant, bar & courtyard in the heart of bustling Dubai.

A place that has long been stereotyped as boring & beige has elevated and persisted to become a city that fosters design, all design.

Step into a designer’s studio, and you enter the space where inspiration and practicality meet.

The studio-front installation at 330 Park Street in Carlton North is a collaboration between Wood Melbourne and Georgie Boy photographed by Tess Kelly.

It could be said trying to build a home on an island without road access, a local council or basic services would pose a slight construction challenge..

Tapping into the energy & vitality of the community and bringing it to new audiences, DESIGN Canberra celebrates & promotes Canberra as a global city of design.

Australians, on average, live in the biggest homes in the world, and it comes at a cost – not just to our wallets but to our social & environmental connections.

Taking over a small space in Melbourne’s CBD, fourteen leading & emerging architects explore the design potential presented by unconventional spaces.

The Local Project sits down with Tom Fereday to discuss his honest furniture and how each piece reveals the narrative of local design and manufacture.

Object designer Kenny Yong-Soo Son on his practice, launch of Studiokyss and his studio plans in Sandy Point, New South Wales.

The Local Project is excited to introduce the inaugural National Design Writing Conference, Object Subject, as part of the 2017 DESIGN Canberra Festival.

Celeste works by a clearly defined design philosophy - to shape a home stems from the integral & timeless design principles of proportion, light & materiality.

Australia’s leading contemporary design and art event, DENFAIR, will hold an annual Sydney event starting next year.

Beyond the understated grey façade of the LE LABO store & large framed windows, are the beautiful interiors & lingering scents of woody, spicy & sweet notes.

When the Christchurch earthquakes destroyed the existing Mt Pleasant Community Centre, it also destroyed theories of existing construction techniques.

The slow burn that was the emergence of pastel colours has finally ignited in Australia, exciting interior designers and breathing new life into spaces.