Artichoke, June 2013

Artichoke, June 2013


Enjoy Australia’s most respected coverage of interior architecture, design, objects, people and products.


Mona Roma with interiors by Georgina Freeman Design.
Archive | 25 Jun 2013

Artichoke 43 preview

An introduction to the June 2013 edition.


A punn on “cattle class,” an MR-1-branded cow looks out from the rear deck.
Projects | Judith Abell | 2 Oct 2013

MR-I: One cool cat

The coolest ever river-cat starts the quirky MONA experience at the dock in Hobart.

Original materials and fittings were recycled throughout the project.
Projects | Hayley Curnow | 27 Sep 2013

Gordon Street Garage

A West Perth garage reinvented by Foolscap Studio becomes a casual eatery and bar with local soul.

Diners have views of the Brisbane River and Story Bridge.
Projects | Margie Fraser | 4 Nov 2013

Pony Brisbane

A thoughtful fitout above the Brisbane River designed with long lunches in mind.

Speakers (from left): Kirsten Stanisich, Jeffery Copolov and Nectar Efkarpidis.
Discussion | Maitiú Ward | 27 Jun 2013

Artichoke Night School No. 10: Hotels

Kirsten Stanisich, Jeffery Copolov and Nectar Efkarpidis on creating hotels of the future

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Gravel fills the edges of the floor referencing the product’s toughness.
Projects | Marcus Baumgart | 16 Oct 2013

Crumpler Prahran

Russell & George’s futuristic vision for luggage retailer merges online and in-store experiences.

The black pressed-metal ceiling and steel shopfront visually recede.
Projects | Jacqui Alexander | 19 Nov 2013

Double Monk

MRTN Architects gives a Melbourne shoe shop a gentleman’s salon style.

The Perri Cutten Armadale store in Melbourne by David Hicks.
Discussion | Marcus Baumgart | 2 Oct 2013

Fashion forward

In the era of online e-tailing, fashion retailers and their store designers are creating “theatres of the brand.”