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Cult is the purveyor of the best in international design with a portfolio of over 35 brands across furniture, lighting, accessories, storage and kitchen – predominantly from Denmark and Italy. Established in 1997 as a showroom destination, Cult has evolved and diversified into a design house that spans more broadly across product development, manufacturing and retailing of Australian design; together with the education and advocacy for authentic design, both local and international.
Artedomus is Australia’s leading supplier of exclusive, high quality stone, mosaics, architectural ceramics and bathware for architectural projects. For more than 25 years, Artedomus has been introducing the most beautiful architectural products from around the world to Australian architects and designers, from the original Elba dolomite to exquisite Bedonia sandstone and Pietra Bronzea limestone. With a focus on sourcing unique, textural products that have a natural intrinsic beauty, Artedomus provides access to an extensive collection of superb surfaces for interior and exterior, exclusive marble and stone as well as a team of skilled stonemasons to create exceptional stonework by hand. Other exclusive products include INAX tiles and architectural ceramics from Japan, Lithos Design precision carved, natural stone cladding and the outstanding Agape Bathware range.
Explore the uniquely textured world of Artedomus at our showrooms in Sydney, Melbourne, Perth and Brisbane, or visit www.artedomus.com.
Australia’s richest design awards just got richer. The 2016 Think Brick Awards encourages architects and designers to celebrate design excellence in built projects featuring bricks, blocks, pavers and roof tiles, with over $75,000 worth of prizes.
The Think Brick Award categories with a $10,000 cash prize each are the Horbury Hunt Residential, Horbury Hunt Commercial, Kevin Borland Masonry, Bruce Mackenzie Landscape, and Roof Tile Excellence Awards. For 2016, the new Robin Dods Terracotta Roof Award presented by the Roofing Tile Association of Australia boasts the biggest cash prize of $15,000.
The overall winner across all six categories will win the Grand Prix – a trip for two to Venice Biennale 2018.
Entries are open now and close on 5 May 2016. Enter now at www.thinkbrick.com.au/awards. Think Brick represents the clay brick and paver manufacturers of Australia.
Millions of people all over the world have Scandinavian household appliances from ASKO in their homes; high quality, durable products with Scandinavian design and innovative solutions. They offer a full range of kitchen and laundry appliances to meet and often exceed their customer's expectations for many years to come.
ASKO Appliances has its origin in Sweden where the head office is today. Here they design and develop the global product range. Designers, constructors, engineers, and marketers all work together to achieve exceptional results.
Visit www.asko.com.au to explore the entire range.
The Haymes brand has true Australian character. Born in Ballarat in 1935, this family-run business is now in the hands of the fourth generation. Over the years, each member has taken care to pass on the commitment and passion for crafting quality products.
The Haymes 2015 Colour Forecast is made up of five themes, each depicting the trends for this year. Each forecast look is based around the idea of wanting to feel comfortable and secure within the home. View each theme online here or click through the pages of the Haymes 2015 Colour Forecast magazine here.
For store locations or further information, visit Haymes at www.haymespaint.com.au or free call Haymes Service Express on 1800 033 431.
Beyond the limits of classical ceramic sizes, Fiandre has developed the MAXIMUM porcelain panel for architects and designers to explore new dimensional challenges. This innovative 3000 × 1500 × 6 mm format is made from high quality pressed porcelain (not extruded) material providing designers with a unique, lightweight (14.5kg/sqm) architectural appearance that delivers a beautiful, resilient finish with greater strength and design flexibility.
From beautiful textures inspired by nature, to the cool contemporary look of concrete, MAXIMUM is an environmentally friendly, 100% natural, partially recycled product available in a wide range of colours suitable for all applications including benchtops, splashbacks floor and wall linings and external cladding. MAXIMUM is exclusively distributed in Australia by MAXIMUM Australia and is available in every state and territory.
Visit www.maximumaustralia.com to explore the entire range.
Founded in 1959 by Ernesto Gismondi, the Artemide group is an Italian design icon and an international leader in the field of lighting. Responsible for the production of some of the world's most iconic luminaries including the Tizio and Tolomeo, Artemide continues to work with many of the world's most recognized designers including Michele de Lucchi, Enzo Mari, Vico Magistretti, Ross Lovegrove and Zaha Hadid.
These international designs have been embraced by Australian market and design fraternity, with Artemide flagship stores in Melbourne, Adelaide and Sydney able to offer decorative, indoor architectural and outdoor lighting products, for domestic application along with sophisticated installations for large public, private and commercial projects.
Cement Concrete & Aggregates Australia is the peak body for the heavy construction materials industry in Australia.
Our members operate cement manufacturing and distribution facilities, concrete batching plants, hard rock quarries and sand and gravel extraction operations throughout the nation. CCAA membership is made up of the majority of material producers and suppliers, and ranges from large global companies, to SMEs and family operated businesses.
The heavy construction materials industry is vital to the nation's building and construction industries and underpins the development of Australia’s physical infrastructure. It generates approximately $7.2 billion in annual revenues and employs around 18,000 Australians directly and a further 80,000 indirectly.
We represent our members' interests through advocacy to government and the wider community; assistance to building and construction industry professionals; development of market applications; and a source of technical and reference information.
The role of CCAA is to support the maintenance of the overall industry operation by:
The Heritage Council of Victoria is the State Government’s primary decision-making body on the identification of places and objects of (non-Indigenous) cultural heritage significance to Victoria.
Its vision is to ensure that Victoria’s diverse cultural heritage is understood and valued as integral to our lives and to future generations.
Leading in the recognition and conservation of Victoria’s cultural heritage, the Council is made up of 10 Members and 10 Alternate Members, drawn from a wide range of professional disciplines and organisations.
An independent statutory authority, the Council lists places and objects of state-wide cultural heritage significance in the Victorian Heritage Register, and hears appeals on registration matters, and permits and conditions issued by the Executive Director of Heritage Victoria.
The Heritage Council of NSW is established under the NSW Heritage Act, 1977 as an independent statutory authority. The Council provides advice on heritage matters to the Minister for Heritage in NSW and recommends to the Minister places and objects for listing on the State Heritage Register (SHR). The Council has nine members, who have knowledge, skills and experience across many heritage specialities.
The Heritage Council makes decisions about the care and protection of heritage places and items that have been identified as being significant to the people of NSW. The Heritage Council of NSW is committed to conserving our heritage as it helps us to understand our past, and contributes to the lives of future generations.
The Council also delivers the NSW Heritage Grants program to help local communities to identify, conserve, interpret and promote the State significant heritage.
Blum is trusted and renowned worldwide for designing a comprehensive range of high quality industry leading products that significantly enhance user convenience and ergonomics in the kitchen and home. With well-thought-out function, internationally recognised designs and high durability; Blum lift, drawer and hinge systems withstand intensive daily use for the lifetime of the furniture. Blum fittings work within furniture interiors creating the perfect balance between exterior form and interior function ensuring the functionality and beauty of designs become a reality.
Blum has been observing the way people use their kitchens all over the world for 60 years. This research assists in identifying unique insights and creating resources and design solutions that have been embraced by designers and cabinet makers alike.