Posts Tagged ‘australia’

Lucky Penny Café & Restaurant by Biasol: Design Studio, Melbourne – Australia

January 30th, 2015

Lucky Penny Café & Restaurant sits in the heart of Chapel Street, South Yarra – one of Melbourne’s most prominent fashion retail strips.

Aesop Emporium store by Kerstin Thompson Architects, Melbourne – Australia

January 16th, 2015


Kerstin Thompson Architects used a limited palette of materials in the project for skincare brand Aesop to create an interior they said achieves “beauty through restraint”.

Stelios Papas Salon by Blackbox Retail Projects, Brisbane – Australia

January 14th, 2015

The newest salon for Stelios was briefed to be a place of uncomplicated style and elegant simplicity to reflect the high quality nature and reputation of the man himself and his award winning work.

Johnny’s Fruit Factory by Mima Design, Sydney – Australia

December 26th, 2014

The store design integrates chilled salad displays, juicers, prep benches and fresh fruit display into a compact 25sqm footprint, with blackboards, stencil art and factory style scaffolding utilised as a hanging mechanism for visual impact.

Fujitsu headquarters by Woods Bagot, Sydney – Australia

December 24th, 2014

Fujitsu’s Japanese heritage is subtly referenced via the use of origami-like “folded” graphic motifs, traditional blockprint patterning, and the tonal layering of timbers. Smoked oak timber cladding features in client meeting rooms while oak and mid-tone timbers connect circulation points and public areas.

EMI Music office by The World Is Round, Sydney – Australia

December 23rd, 2014

EMI Music office by The World Is Round, Sydney – Australia

Tre Mezzo by Biasol: Design Studio for Meizai

December 14th, 2014

Biasol Design Studio’s Tre Mezzo collection is designed for easy, elegant living. The clean lines create a timeless look, while hand finishing highlights the materials natural beauty and craftsmanship.

Mr Simple store by Prospace Design Studios, Brisbane – Australia

December 11th, 2014

Mr Simple is a gentlemen’s outfitter for all occasions with a series of established stores throughout Australia and New Zealand. The brand approached Prospace Design Studios to design and build their latest flagship store in Brisbane at Indooroopilly shopping centre.

The Nelson Bar by Techne, Melbourne – Australia

December 9th, 2014

Recycled timbers recovered from the Docklands were used for the bar that serves as the main feature, running centrally through the longitudinal space. Encouraging its patrons to sit on either side allowing them to chat directly to bar staff in an informal setting.

Slattery office by Elenberg Fraser, Melbourne – Australia

December 5th, 2014

Have you ever wondered what the Elenberg Fraser ‘Bizarro World’ would look like? Well, we have, and we thought we’d execute it. While Elenberg Fraser’s studio design focused tightly on the themes in Tron 1, particularly the point at which the third dimension is constructed, Slattery’s new fitout embraces the innovation and luxury of the uniforms and vehicles of Tron Legacy.

Mitzu restaurant by StudioMKZ, Sydney – Australia

November 18th, 2014

Re-defining the Japanese restaurant aesthetic, Mitzu focuses capturing a social experience. Drawn in by raw vertical timber panels, Mitzu’s exterior dominates passers eyesight. Enticing people to come closer and gaze through the open timber slits, people are encouraged to feel enveloped within the space.

Mama’s Buoi restaurant by Giant Design, Surry Hills – Australia

November 17th, 2014

Mama’s Buoi in Surry Hills was a labour of love to bring to life the founder Bao Huong’s mother’s authentic home cooked meals. Apart from the obvious play on words, a Buoi is a small grapefruit, native to South Asia, and grown in backyards of Vietnamese immigrants in Melbourne.

Jury Cafe by Biasol:Design Studio, Melbourne – Australia

November 10th, 2014

Jury Cafe by Biasol:Design Studio, Melbourne – Australia

Tap espresso and salad bar by Morris Selvatico, Sydney – Australia

November 6th, 2014

Exposed aggregate polished concrete flooring, raw brick, rust tiles and brass signage form the base palette. Smooth finished oak timber was laid on an angle to add a slight edginess to the overall look, while white gloss tiles highlight the main bar area.

1888 Certified butcher by Morris Selvatico, Sydney – Australia

November 6th, 2014

1888 Certified is a gourmet butcher and homewares store located in the sunny suburb of Bondi Beach, Sydney. Timber chopping boards, woven bags, aprons and cowhide wallets sit along side various cuts of meats and ready to go meals. The concept of the store is about bringing “field to fork” with a complete head to tail approach.

Ansarda office by Those Architects & End of Work, Sydney – Australia

October 21st, 2014

A textured and light filled space overlooking Sydney Harbour and the Opera House, with four 9 metre long custom designed workstations, transparent glass and disappearing walls, flexible spaces, cleverly hidden services and technology, bespoke joinery, and ultra fine detailing.

Tokyo Sushi by Mima Design, Sydney – Australia

October 18th, 2014

The sushi train services the timber booth seating which caters for small groups, and individual diners seated up at the counter. The material palette exudes a sense of elegance and simplicity, in keeping with the Japanese ethos.

Tokyo Ramen by Mima Design, Sydney – Australia

October 10th, 2014

Tokyo Ramen is a perfect inclusion in the Asian food link mall within the newly expanded Macquarie Centre, which is now the second largest shopping centre in Sydney.

Apollo restaurant by George Livissianis, Sydney – Australia

October 7th, 2014

Apollo restaurant by George Livissianis, Sydney – Australia

SIGNAGE & WAYFINDING! Bendigo Library signage system by Hofstede Design

October 3rd, 2014

Drawing inspiration from MGS’s angular forms, and the library’s distinctive flat plan, we created a line pattern based on a 45 degree slant. This element was then played out across a multitude of sign types encompassing wayfinding and statutory signs.