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1888 Certified butchery by Tom Mark Henry.

1888 Certified butchery by Tom Mark Henry. Image: Damian Bennett

As online shopping becomes commonplace, how can designers create brick and mortar stores that attract customers and add value for their clients? This highly respected speaker program presented by Artichoke magazine will take a look at the future of retail design, from major shopping centres to fashion boutiques.

This edition of Artichoke Night School is presented with presenting partner Space. Design Institute of Australia members can earn three CPD points.

Ticketing information can be found here.

Artichoke Night School – What’s in store? The future of retail design.


Jade Nottage has a Bachelor of Interior Architecture (Hons) from the University of New South Wales. Her aesthetic is inspired by design details of modernist architecture and interiors of the 1950s and ‘60s. Jade values human connection and takes an artistic approach to design, seeking to ensure that Tom Mark Henry’s work makes a lasting impression and positive cultural impact.

Kelvin Ho is the founding director of Akin Atelier, a spatial communications practice citing positive and meaningful experiences at the centre of their approach. Based in Sydney, Akin’s clients and collaborators are global brands, including Dion Lee, Saturdays NYC, Bassike, A.P.C., Camilla and Marc, Rag and Bone, Qantas, The Australian Ballet and Transit Group Japan.

Rebecca Burk is the national head of retail design account management at Scentre Group (the owner and operator of Westfield in Australia) and was previously the head of design and innovation at Coles. An architect whose early work was retail and small home extensions, Rebecca spent eighteen years in the USA working for firms in Chicago and Seattle prior to joining Starbucks in her role as director of architecture, global design.

Artichoke Night School is part of Design Speaks, a series of talks, seminars, forums and conferences on architecture and design, for design professionals and their clients and interested members of the wider community.

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