Tag Archives: Design

Fox and Freeze FF1, chair 2009

FF1, chair was the first product produced by design cooperative Fox and Freeze and was nominated in 2012 for the OVAM Ecodesign Award, the leading European prize for sustainable design innovation. The apparent simplicity of the chair’s execution belies its …  More

Melbourne Now countdown – day 4

The Melbourne Now Design Residency: The Bolwell EDGE Caravan Studio is a highlight of the Melbourne Design Now presentation curated by Simone LeAmon. A design residency sited in the Garden at NGV International, the Bolwell EDGE caravan, designed by Vaughan …  More

Melbourne Now countdown – day 10

Damien Wright is the founder of Wright Studios, a Melbourne-based furniture design and craft studio. Bringing together a timeworn set of hand-crafting skills with a feel for modernist design, Wright realises his designs through the painstaking use of indigenous Australian …  More

Melbourne Now countdown – day 23

The Melbourne Now fitout is providing me with a huge burst of productivity, so I’m very thankful for it. I’ve been commissioned to help design the interiors of both retail stores as well as providing stools for Gallery Kitchen at …  More

Melbourne Now countdown – day 30

Summer in Australia is all about the backyard. It is the place of ad-hoc cricket games, relaxed barbeques and abundant gardens. This summer, as part of Melbourne Now, the garden spaces of NGV International are being transformed into the backyard …  More

Melbourne Now countdown – day 31

One of twenty one designers featured in Design In Everyday Life a giant ‘design wall’ curated by Simone LeAmon and designed by LeAmon and Edmund Carter for Melbourne Now, Belinda Stening is the founder and publisher of the industrial design …  More

Melbourne Now countdown – day 49

A highlight of Melbourne Design Now is the Bolwell EDGE RV caravan designed by Vaughan Bolwell. It will be on display in the Garden at NGV International. A high-end rough terrain tourer, the EDGE was released in 2010 and its …  More