Islands in the sun

Working from just a name and a vacant site, the designers of this store created a retail paradise and a whole new shopping experience Read more


With its innovative glass and steel construction and bold, easy-to-use interiors, the Seattle Central Library is inspiring local governments world-wide Read more

City link

The redeveloped Cairns Esplanade has revitalised the CBD and integrated the city with its waterfront Read more

Branded for comfort

A soft, somewhat residential-style environment makes these law offices equally welcoming for family and corporate clients Read more


Bold colour and clean lines mean this photographic studio and retail store stands out from the crowd in a busy mall environment Read more

Open to view

Corporate branding takes on a whole new look with this purpose-built workplace that reflects the dynamic culture of a progressive telecommunications company Read more

Shaping the future

With its curved meeting pod and minimalist decor, this office fitout reflects the progressive business philosophy of the client a large multinational engineering company Read more


Colour is the key element in the office design of a company whose core function is pictorial reproduction Read more


With distinctive new signage, an up-market focus by retailers, and cafes spilling out into laneways, this inner-city mall has been given a new lease on life Read more

Wine and song

Nestled inside a volcanic crater, this winery is designed to make and market wine alongside music and art Read more

Scientific breakthrough

A fresh, open approach to laboratory design has transformed the traditional image of scientists spending long hours in isolation Read more

An impressive entrance

Masculine materials and art give the offices of this private bank a comfortable, club-like look 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. 34/2

Placing the kitchen at the heart of a home is not just about creating a convenient zone for easy food preparation and eating meals.Just as important is the way it's seen as an attractive place where family can spend time ... 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