Artichoke, September 2017

Artichoke, September 2017


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Artichoke 60.
Archive | Cassie Hansen | 1 Sep 2017

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An introduction to the September 2017 issue.


In the open-air cocktail bar, timber screens the overhead soffit and bar front, while marble counter- tops and brass-lined stools speak of influences from New York and Miami.
Projects | Cassie Hansen | 1 Dec 2017

Flirting with colour: Bikini

Bali is experiencing an exciting evolution from party island to international dining destination, buoyed by the likes of Bikini in Seminyak, a new fine dining restaurant designed by Travis Walton Architecture.

Cutler & Co.’s eastern wall in the main dining room is clad to half-height in beautifully marbled green Pilbara stone panels.
Projects | Mark Scruby | 24 Nov 2017

Palette pairing: Cutler and Co

Inspired by the neurological phenomenon of synaesthesia, where one sense can be stimulated by another, IF Architecture has given famed Melbourne restaurant Cutler & Co. a “creamy and crunchy” new fitout.


The entrance has a thriving vertical garden and devil’s ivy cascading from levels above.
Projects | Rebecca Gross | 22 Nov 2017

Jungle book: Woollahra Library

At Woollahra Library in Double Bay, Sydney, the focus is just as much on people as it is about books. Designed by BVN, it is a lively space for exploration and community connection.

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GroupGSA specified the Armawall texture coating system for the external surfaces.
Product | 7 Dec 2017

Taubmans durable paints help set new benchmark in student accommodation

In delivering the University of Wollongong’s newest student accommodation called Bangalay, GroupGSA has designed a building more akin to an upscale apartment complex, with high-quality finishes adding durability.

Overlooking the vineyard, the wine lounge is furnished with a comfortable leather lounge, leather-slung armchairs, ceramic side tables and blackened oak tables.
Projects | Hayley Curnow | 9 Feb 2018

Raw and refined: Vasse Felix

In the Western Australian town of Margaret River, Iredale Pedersen Hook in collaboration with Hecker Guthrie has transformed the iconic Vasse Felix winery into a landmark destination that promotes the calibre and culture of the region.

Artichoke Night School session twenty-three speakers (from left) Hamilton Wilson, Chris McCue and Bronwyn McColl.
Discussion | Tahnee Sullivan | 30 Mar 2017

Artichoke Night School No. 23: Designing hybrid interior spaces

Three creatives discussed “sector blur” – design that blurs the boundaries of typology – at the recent Artichoke Night School session in Brisbane.