Awards | Eight retail projects are shortlisted in the 2018 Eat Drink Design Awards.
Projects | 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.
News | Woods Bagot has been appointed to transform an 82-year-old former textile mill in the China into a retail and entertainment centre.
News | Sustainable designer Joost Bakker says an urban farm atop a new shopping centre in suburban Melbourne will “truly support a sustainable world.”
News | 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.
Discourse | 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.
News | 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.
Discourse | 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.
News | 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.
Awards | Six retail projects shortlisted for the 2017 Eat Drink Design Awards.
News | A proposed office and retail building hunched over the railway near South Yarra station has been lodged with the local council.
Projects | 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.
Projects | 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.
Discourse | 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.
News | Renewal plans for the Preston Market in Melbourne have received approval from the City of Darebin.
Awards | Retail Design finalists in the 2016 Australian Interior Design Awards.
News | HDR Rice Daubney recently joined the project team on a $200 million redevelopment of the rugby league team’s home ground.
News | An inaugural design competition for a Melbourne shopping mall with rigorous environmental standards has a prize pool of $30k.
Projects | Make-up entrepreneur Napoleon Perdis commissioned Studiobird to design an interior for his new South Yarra concept store that includes cosmetics, a foray into lifestyle retailing and a make-up academy.
Projects | Snøhetta creates a new retail store for Australian cosmetics brand Aesop in Berlin, inspired by neighbouring performing arts institutions.