Tag: Technology

The Google Arts and Culture app.
News | Louisa Wright | 16 Aug 2016

Google app provides access to world’s arts and culture

Google has launched an arts and culture app that allows the user to take virtual reality tours of some of the world’s most prominent buildings, street art scenes and ancient temples.

A Utopia apartment tower in Brisbane is the first in Australia to use self-cleaning "smart glass" that blocks heat and restricts around 99 percent of UV rays.
News | Sian Johnson | 18 Nov 2015

Brisbane’s new sunsmart nano-glass tower

Brisbane apartment tower will use self-cleaning “smart glass” to block UV rays and heat.

The $100 million Advanced Manufacturing and Design Centre was designed by Wilkinson Eyre Architects in partnership with Jacobs Australia.
News | Sian Johnson | 23 Jul 2015

$100m Wilkinson Eyre-designed centre opens

The new Swinburne University building in Melbourne has been designed to accommodate a range of new facilities.

Ben Simons, lead developer of the Data Arena with Toby Grime, artistic director at Animal Logic, a film animation and visual effects company that assisted with the space.
News | Sian Johnson | 21 Jul 2015

Australia’s first data immersion space opens

The Data Arena will allow researchers and analysts to interaction with large sets of data through visual and audio immersion.

An impression of how the Perth house might look after being created using the D-Shape 3D printing technology.
News | Sian Johnson | 22 Jun 2015

Perth’s 3D printed house

Plans are afoot to 3D print a home in Perth from sand on site.

2+7 Telephone. Designed by Marcello Nizzoli, made by SAFNAT, Italy, 1958.
News | Peter Salhani and Linda Cheng | 18 Aug 2014

Interface: people, machines, design

From monster machines to must-haves: technology by design in review at Sydney’s Powerhouse Museum.

2+7 Telephone. Designed by Marcello Nizzoli, made by SAFNAT, Italy, 1958.
Exhibitions | 15 Aug 2014

Interface: people, machines, design

From monster machines to must-haves: technology by design.

SAFNAT telephone designed by Marcello Nizzoli, part of the Interface: People, Machines and Design exhibition.
Public Events | 24 Jul 2014

Sydney Design 2014

Design futures is the theme for Sydney Design 2014.

Felix (from left): Craig McCormack, Rene van Meeuwen, Matt Delroy-Carr.
People | Ray Edgar | 11 Apr 2013

Profile: Felix

For the directors of multidisciplinary Perth practice Felix, innovation is everything.

Wintons Teak bench.
Product | 12 Sep 2012

Design matter

Landscape elements from Landscape Architecture Australia 129.

The O’Sun Nomad solar rechargeable lamp by Alain Gilles.
Product | 30 Mar 2012

Nomad solar lamp by Alain Gilles

Alian Gilles’s new Nomad solar lamp is designed for a variety of circumstances.

Lithocast bath.
Product | 11 Jan 2012

Products from Artichoke 36

The editor’s favourite products from Artichoke 36.

Paul Cocksedge Studio's vinyl speakers.
Product | 21 Nov 2011

Paul Cocksedge’s record speakers

London-based Paul Cocksedge Studio is transforming old twelve-inch vinyls into speakers.

Dominik Holzer talk on BIM – Melbourne
Talks | 11 Nov 2011

Dominik Holzer talk on BIM – Melbourne

Dominik Holzer of BVN Architecture will present a talk in Melbourne on Building Information Modelling.

Dominik Holzer talk on BIM – Canberra
Talks | 10 Nov 2011

Dominik Holzer talk on BIM – Canberra

Dominik Holzer of BVN Architecture will present a talk in Canberra on Building Information Modelling.

Simulation and analysis for design collaboration with engineers
Practice | Rob Malkin | 10 Nov 2011

Simulation and analysis

Rob Malkin explains how Autodesk Revit MEP 2012 software’s analysis and simulations support MEP engineering design processes.

Animeo Solo.
Product | 13 Oct 2011

Home automation products

The latest home automation products from Houses.

A screen shot from Autodesk Ecotect Analysis.
Practice | Rob Malkin | 7 Oct 2011

Sustainable design analysis and BIM

Autodesk Ecotect Analysis software can help analyse the performance of conceptual building designs.

Desso now on iPhone and iPad
Product | 1 Sep 2011

Desso now on iPhone and iPad

This iPhone and iPad app allows you to choose and order Desso carpets.

Excel Life double powerpoint.
Product | 25 Aug 2011

Excel Life by HPM Legrand

HPM Legrand has released a new electronic push-button switch.