Take a look at some of the best Australian moments submitted by our fans that lit up the Opera House sails on the 23rd April, 2013, as the SOH was transformed into a portrait of this country and its people.
Design talent is diverse, individualistic, nuanced, incapable of being quantified or ranked – literally thousands of designers have made meaningful contributions to the discipline over the past half century.
Knowing all this, we still believe you’ll find the lists that follow fun, informative, thought-provoking, and a snapshot of what people are thinking at this moment.
Vivid Sydney is the largest light and music festival in the Southern Hemisphere, with over 500,000 people attending in 2012.
Now in its fifth year, Vivid Sydney will showcase its largest program to date, featuring more than 60 vibrant lighting installations around Sydney Harbour, over 100 creative industry workshops and seminars, and live music performances at Sydney Opera House
With its “Interiors all over the World” book Minotti aims to offer perspective on its own vast collection, through an impressive gallery of images, that depict various Minotti products in public and private settings around the world
“Dominant, important, determinant, no frills, no stains, no tyre kickers, a time of action, a time for realism, pragmatic stands, open markets, different languages, evolved styles, decisive lines, attentive brands, poetry here and there, history everywhere, attention to the customer, attention to detail, lots of people, important signal, classic, yet shimmering, shifting “. ………. Alpha Salone – by Paolo Bocchi
The magic of Chiostri dell’Umanitaria was again the setting, during Milan design week, for the new collection by Paola Lenti.
Paola’s “In the Key of Colour” presentation utilised materials, fabrics and colours that were all intrinsically tuned to each other, giving life to a rich chromatic proposal
The highlight of Minotti’s presence at the Salone 2013 was not at Rho Fairgrounds where the public could attend, but back at Minotti’s impressive HQ ( factory & trade showroom ) in Meda, a short bus ride just outside of Milan
There a second stunning showroom presentation awaited the invited special international guests
It’s like putting ham and cheese, between two slices of bread and calling it a design sandwich !