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Smart Street Furniture Will Revolutionise the Public Realm
Public
Wednesday May 30 2018

Smart Street Furniture Will Revolutionise the Public Realm

Do you want to know if your city’s park benches or furniture are being used as a social space or for ‘rough sleeping’?

Tired of Moving Chairs Around? Nissan Built Self-Parking Ones
Technology
Friday March 4 2016

Tired of Moving Chairs Around? Nissan Built Self-Parking Ones

Japan prides itself on making nearly every aspect of everyday living more convenient through technology, but we never could have seen this one coming: self-parking chairs.

Furniture Retailer Bullish about Aust Economy
Residential
Monday February 29 2016

Furniture Retailer Bullish about Aust Economy

Retailing billionaire Gerry Harvey is banking on Australia's strong housing market to continue growing after Harvey Norman's first half net profit jumped by more than 30...

Malcolm Fraser’s Daughter to Refit Lodge
Residential
Tuesday February 23 2016

Malcolm Fraser’s Daughter to Refit Lodge

The prime minister's department awarded the contract to create a furniture layout for the newly-refurbished Lodge to Malcolm Fraser's daughter.

Housing boom lifts Nick Scali’s profits
Business
Wednesday February 10 2016

Housing boom lifts Nick Scali’s profits

Booming property markets in Sydney and Melbourne have helped push furniture retailer Nick Scali's half year profit to a record high.

Classroom Ergonomics: Getting Children Posture Perfect
Public
Tuesday January 12 2016

Classroom Ergonomics: Getting Children Posture Perfect

Designers are working incredibly hard to achieve workplace comfort for adult employees through ergonomic furniture, sit-stand desks, active spaces and touches of greenery to help physical...

A Fully Functional Studio in Only 15 Square Metres
Residential
Sunday December 20 2015

A Fully Functional Studio in Only 15 Square Metres

Israeli architect Ranaan Stern has renovated an artist's apartment to create a 15-square metre studio that accommodates living and working spaces, as well as storage and...

Customised Interiors created with Moving Furniture Walls
Residential
Tuesday November 17 2015

Customised Interiors created with Moving Furniture Walls

Japanese architects studio-01 have designed a concept apartment composed of standard prefabricated furniture walls that can be easily moved and combined into different wall arrangements.

The Dynamic Productive Workspace
Commercial
Sunday October 25 2015

The Dynamic Productive Workspace

Designers are constantly being challenged to create activity-based, dynamic workspaces.

Residential
Jan 31 2018
Ikea's Flat-pack Pioneer Dies, 91

Swede Ingvar Kamprad, the billionaire founder of the IKEA retail empire whose cheap, functional furniture is a feature of homes around the world, has died at...

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