Tag Archives: Design

Melbourne Now countdown – day 65

As part of a larger project in Melbourne Now called ZOOM we are creating an ‘opinion poll’ which will examine some of the best ideas about how we can create a better city for the future, while also investigating how …  More

Melbourne Now countdown – day 74

Graphic Designer, Dirk Hiscock, discusses creating the Melbourne Now brand.   The Melbourne Now brand we have developed utilizes a distinctive colour palette; considered typography and black and white architectural and spatial imagery to articulate a consistent and iconic graphic language. It …  More

Melbourne Now countdown – day 76

From Sherrin footballs to the bionic eye…a conversation with Simone LeAmon, consultant curator for Melbourne Design Now, gets us thinking about design education possibilities and the hidden wealth talent and innovation right here in Melbourne! Melbourne Design Now, Simone explains, …  More

Melbourne Now blog countdown – day 79

Melbourne Design Now, is a showcase of industrial, product, furniture and object design comprising 90 unique design projects from 40 Melbourne designers and design studios. Melbourne Design Now celebrates design’s relationship to everyday life and how contemporary designers are embedding …  More

Melbourne Now countdown – day 94

One of the features of Melbourne Now will be the significant presence of design in the exhibition, both in terms of the diverse range of design projects and objects that will be on display, and through the exhibition and graphic …  More

Top Arts 2012 – Exhibition Design

Designing the Top Arts exhibition can be a little more complex than other exhibitions for a number of reasons.  The primary reason is the checklist – the list of works in the exhibition.  Unlike most exhibitions, where the curator has …  More

Top Arts 2012 – Jade Lew

I did Year 12 at Mentone Girls’ Secondary College. I loved Year 12 – it was a lot of hard work, some weeks I barely slept! I had three folio subjects and they were all due around the same time. …  More