Tag: Retail

Valley Metro by Architectus.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 30 Jul 2019

Architectus to transform Fortitude Valley mall

Brisbane City Council has approved a proposal, designed by Architectus, for the refurbishment of a mall that sits atop an underground railway station in Brisbane’s Fortitude Valley.

1888 Certified butchery by Tom Mark Henry.
Talks | 25 Sep 2018

Artichoke Night School

Explore the importance of relevant retail design in this speaker program presented by Artichoke magazine.

Asian Grocery by T A Square.
Award | 24 Aug 2018

2018 Eat Drink Design Awards shortlist: Best Retail Design

Eight retail projects are shortlisted in the 2018 Eat Drink Design Awards.

Regular ribs and strips of honey-coloured timber are key to the character of the project and a nod to the Queensland tradition of timber construction.
Projects | Leonie Matthews | 30 May 2018

Theatrical and meticulous: The Kitchens

This new market hall, designed by ACME, Landini Associates and The Buchan Group, is a theatrical and meticulously crafted insertion in the Robina Town Centre redevelopment and a crucial contribution to an enriched urban space.

Dahua 1935 by Woods Bagot.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 8 Mar 2018

Rags to revelry: Woods Bagot to lead rebirth of former Chinese textile mill

Woods Bagot has been appointed to transform an 82-year-old former textile mill in the China into a retail and entertainment centre.

Indicative design of the Burwood Bricks rooftop farm and restaurant.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 16 Feb 2018

“World’s most sustainable” shopping centre to feature 2,000-square-metre rooftop farm

Sustainable designer Joost Bakker says an urban farm atop a new shopping centre in suburban Melbourne will “truly support a sustainable world.”

The proposed Apple Federations Square store by Foster and Partners.
News | Linda Cheng | 9 Feb 2018

Victorian Greens, City of Melbourne urge radical rethink of Apple Fed Square

The Victorian Greens has told the state government to “go back to the drawing board” and City of Melbourne will lobby for a “significant redesign” of the Apple store at Federation Square.

The proposed Apple Federations Square store by Foster and Partners.
Discourse | Vanessa Bird | 30 Jan 2018

Vanessa Bird: Federation Square needs a masterplan

Vanessa Bird, president of the Victorian chapter of the Australian Institute of Architects, argues that a detailed masterplan is sorely needed to ensure proposed changes to Melbourne’s Federation Square are successful.

The proposed Apple Federations Square store by Foster and Partners.
News | Linda Cheng | 22 Dec 2017

Questions left unanswered: Apple’s stake on Federation Square causes concern, sparks petitions

The Australian Institute of Architects has expressed concern at the Victorian government’s “lack of due process” following its decision to allow Apple to construct its flagship store at Federation Square.

The proposed Apple Federations Square store by Foster and Partners.
Discourse | Donald Bates | 21 Dec 2017

Donald Bates: Why I support an Apple flagship store at Federation Square

Donald Bates, whose practice Lab Architecture Studio originally designed Federation Square, explains his reasons for supporting the Victorian government’s decision to demolish part of the square to make way for an Apple retail outlet.

The proposed Apple Federations Square store by Foster and Partners.
News | Linda Cheng | 20 Dec 2017

Fed Square building to be razed for Apple store by Foster and Partners

Apple, Federation Square and the Victorian government have jointly announced that a building in the iconic, publicly owned precinct will be demolished to make way for a new flagship store.

Campos Barangaroo by Woods Bagot.
Award | 18 Aug 2017

2017 Eat Drink Design shortlist: Best Retail Design

Six retail projects shortlisted for the 2017 Eat Drink Design Awards.

The proposed development at 166 Toorak Road by Bruce Henderson Architects.
News | Patrick Hunn | 1 Aug 2017

Proposed mixed-use complex to colonize railway airspace

A proposed office and retail building hunched over the railway near South Yarra station has been lodged with the local council.

The design of Hues Hair uses bold colour and simple geometry to lend the interior a sense of order and unity.
Projects | Ella Leoncio | 4 May 2017

A cut above: Hues Hair

Inspired by the Memphis Group, architect Adriana Hanna uses playful colour and sharp shapes to create a Melbourne hair salon that’s a cut above the rest.

From the street, the cragged facade of Dilettante's flagship store in Claremont, Perth gives it a discernible identity.
Projects | Hayley Curnow | 5 Apr 2017

Sartorial scenes: Dilettante

Textural, architecturally sparse and experimental, Dilettante’s new flagship store in Perth, designed by Ohlo Studio, celebrates the theatrical and subversive presentation of clothing that the brand is known for.

Opened in 2015, Aesop Crows Nest was created in partnership with local designer Henry Wilson.
Discourse | Marcus Baumgart | 21 Sep 2016

Designing retail success

The design of brick-and-mortar stores is an ever-changing process. Skincare company Aesop has used branding, sophisticated e-tailing and the in-store experience to build a formidable brand name.

An artist impression of the Preston Market renewal works by NH Architecture and Breathe Architecture.
News | Louisa Wright | 6 Sep 2016

Renewal plans for Preston Market in Melbourne approved

Renewal plans for the Preston Market in Melbourne have received approval from the City of Darebin.

1888 Certified by TomMarkHenry
Award | 24 Mar 2016

2016 AIDA Shortlist: Retail Design

Retail Design finalists in the 2016 Australian Interior Design Awards.

The proposed modifications to the retail and club entrance on Captain Cook Drive.
News | Sian Johnson | 8 Mar 2016

Fresh look for Cronulla Sharks’ home ground development

HDR Rice Daubney recently joined the project team on a $200 million redevelopment of the rugby league team’s home ground.

The Sustainable Buildings Research Centre at the University of Wollongong by Cox Richardson is one of the first buildings in Australia striving for Living Building Challenge certification.
News | Sian Johnson | 23 Feb 2016

Competition to design a sustainable, ‘living’ shopping centre

An inaugural design competition for a Melbourne shopping mall with rigorous environmental standards has a prize pool of $30k.