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LOCAL DESIGN x KOZMINSKY

Kozminsky is 165 years young this year. To celebrate, Melbourne’s most loved Jeweller is collaborating with LOCAL DESIGN to showcase 7 of Australia’s brightest interior, furniture and lighting designers with a group show upstairs at the Salon, where each designer will showcase a 1/1 piece designed specifically to celebrate Kozminsky’s milestone.

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FACTORY DESIGN DISTRICT | VIVID SYDNEY |

The inagural Factory Design District by the multi talented Kobe Johns, graced the VIVID Sydney schedule this year housed in the ex Doug Up On Bourke location in Waterloo. Now known as The Commune, the industrial warehouse setting housed a selection of iconic Australian design brands like: Dinosaur Designs, Made by Tait, Mud and ISM Objects. Along with a series of smaller independent designers and LOCAL DESIGN.

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LOCAL DESIGN PRESENTS LOCAL MILAN @ MILAN DESIGN WEEK 2016

What a week! 12 designers, 5000 bricks & probably 5000 Aperols. With the sound of Australian artist Thrupence and the scent of Aesop echoing and undulating through the ex church now theatre: Teatro Arsenale. 12 designers under the guidance of curators Emma Elizabeth & Tom Fereday transformed the space into a stong stylistic statement for Australian design as a whole.

5000 La Paloma black bricks provided by Brickworks Building Products acted as the scengraphic base to build, by hand, the display of products by designers: Shilo Engelbrecht, Frag Woodall,

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LOCAL MILAN | MILAN DESIGN WEEK | TEATRO ARSENALE | 5 VIE

LOCAL DESIGN presents ‘LOCAL MILAN’, proudly supported by Brickworks Building Products. A showcase of 12 leading Australian designers, will be dramatically stylized with over 5000 bricks within the ex church now theatre ‘Teatro Arsenale’ within the new unique area of 5 Vie. Curated by LOCAL DESIGN founder & stylist Emma Elizabeth & industrial designer Tom Fereday, the two will ask you to question their countries design.

What is Australian Design…? What’s is Australian style…? Don’t know………………..?    Well we will show you!

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About the Blog

The LOCAL DESIGN blog is a creative visual diary with content created and contributed by leading local and offshore creatives and designers.

We want the creative community to hide their inhibitions, let their hair down and showcase whatever their eclectic heart’s desire. From the projects they are working on, the places they are visiting, their childhood memories, what music they are listening too, whatever makes them tick, it is a complete open online creative platform. Go on we dare you to pick up a camera and tell us your stories….

Along with this open-minded approach to the blog we will also be reporting on global and local design weeks, events, exhibitions, shows etc. with raw and real visuals alongside interesting insider perspectives.

We are very excited to see what will happen on these pages……

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Events
  • – DESIGN MADE –

    Sydney Design Showcase

    27 October – 29th October

    SUNSTUDIOS, 42 Maddox St,
    Alexandria, SYDNEY, Australia

  • – DESIGN CANBERRA –

    DESIGN Canberra celebrates
    & promotes Canberra
    as a global city of design….

    7 November – 26 November

    Various Locations
    Canberra, Australia

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