Aiming High

"As customers seek more interactive, entertaining experiences, commercial facilities need to be enhanced to attract and retain new customers." Read more

Brand together

Red, white and rolled-out around the world. Puma's store fit-outs feature a number of consistent ideas that expand and activate the retail space Read more


This modernist tower makes extensive use of glass, light and water tocreate a distinctive presence in Surfers Paradise Read more

angled to the future

The merger of a prominent English and an Australian company means those looking for energy-conscious building products now have a greater choice than ever before Read more

Sharp focus

With its all-white backdrop and bright graphic accents, this office interior reflects the dynamic and progressive nature of a high-flying, multinational IT corporation Read more

holistic approach

Creating an environmentally sustainable office requires assessment of every product, from the water consumption of the dishwasher to the toxins in the paint Read more


Elevators at Jade contain the machinery within the lift shaft itself, a solution that frees up space within the main tower and penthouse Read more


Marble and limestone suggest the textures and colours of the beach outside Read more


How do you communicate the style of a new clothing brand?In this case, with subtlety and fine materials Read more

What's in store?

An Austrian supermarket chain is foregoing corporate branding to commission local architects, who are putting a whole new slant on supermarket design both inside and out Read more


Minimalist designs for the showerscreens were specified for the high-end apartments at Portside Wharf Read more


A Michael Graves spa bath becomes a focal point for the open-plan master bedroom and bathroom Read more





Latest books

Commercial Design Trends Vol. 34/2C

Whether you’re travelling for work or pleasure, your hotel experience can either make or break your trip. Our market report in this issue looks at the changing world of hotel design – from five star establ... Read more

Home Trends Vol. 34/3

The design of our homes – new or renovated – should be an individualistic response to our lifestyle, family set-up and budget. But there are also common requirements we should all aim for – a balance of public and private... Read more

Home Trends Vol. 34/1

If you're designing a bathroom for a new home or renovating your existing one, you'll quickly discover how involved the process can be.It's not only the challenge of how to fit the different functional zones into the ofte... Read more