Members of the Melbourne design community gathered to explore designing for the 'experience economy' at Space Furniture in Richmond, Melbourne.
The topic of the sold-out Artichoke Night School: 21 was 'Making magic: Designing for the experience economy'. Presentations responded to design's role in an economy where consumers are shifting their focus to experiences – from fine dining restaurants to live events – and away from products.
Space Furniture is a supporting partner of Artichoke Night School, which is a DIA endorsed CPD event for DIA members. To find out when the next event is visit Design Speaks.
A stand out on the MPavilion program this year was 'Design Your Own Pavilion' dreamt up and run by architects Tania Davidge and Christine Phillips of OpenHAUS. Their weekend design workshop looked at what a pavilion was and how you might design one, and engaged more than 30 kids in the adventure.
Artichoke magazine brought design enthusiasts together in Brisbane to explore the topic of 'Blurred lines: Designing hybrid interior spaces' at the new Space Furniture showroom in Fortitude Valley.
To celebrate the launch of SP01 Design's first outdoor collection, Space clients gathered in Melbourne on a balmy night in November for a unique furniture launch within the Bijoy Jain designed MPavilion.
On Thursday 10 November, Space welcomed guests to their new location in Fortitude Valley's Chester Street to celebrate the opening of the new Space Furniture Brisbane showroom.
Space Furniture's celebrations of B&B Italia's 50th Anniversary continue. On Wednesday 19 October, guests gathered at Melbourne's Federation Square to celebrate the incredible history of the Italian brand.
During Sydney Design in September, Space Furniture was the venue for an exploration of the newest directions in colour, hosting the Colour & Trends Forecast 2017 for the Design Institute of Australia.
To celebrate the launch of John Olsen's largest retrospective to date, the NGV and Space Furniture collaborated on a selection of furniture for John Olsen's sold-out evening of reflections and discussion with Philip Adams..
The necessity of design teams having a thorough understanding of an organisation's culture was a key recurring theme at Work Place / Work Life 2016.
Dutch design was in focus at Melbourne Indesign in 2016 with an exhibit of design brands from The Netherlands including Space Furniture brand Moooi.
Members of the Melbourne design community gathered to explore designing for the 'experience economy' at the Space Furniture showroom in Melbourne.