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UNSW Sense of Place Project
The University of NSW Industrial Design program, in conjunction with Street
Furniture Australia held a design competition as part of the students’ Sense of
Place design studio class.
The brief was to design the next generation of public outdoor furniture. Ten top projects were shortlisted by university staff and their designs submitted to be
judged by an expert panel from Street Furniture Australia.
After a long and gruelling discussion, a unanimous decision was reached and
Street Furniture Australia would like to congratulate the following students for
their innovative and practical designs.
Street Furniture Australia will continue to support the UNSW Industrial Design
program and can’t wait to see what this year’s group of students come up with.
Street Furniture Australia products will be on show at the ASLA 2022 EXPO in San Francisco, from November 12 to 13, 2022. Visit Booth 251 to see the sleek and minimalist Linea range, including Cubes, Platform, Sun Lounge, Seats, Curved Bench and Picnic Settings, and complementary Monsoon Litter Bins and Cafe Stools. Check out a variety of durable and low-maintenance materials and colours including five Wood Without Worry aluminium woodgrain batten shades, the new Earthy Pastel powdercoat range, and DuraBright fade-resistant colours. Street Furniture Australia will co-present the stand with California-based partner Spruce & Gander, who represent our products as an exclusive distributor in California, Ohio, Texas, North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Indiana and Kentucky. Dates and times:Saturday, November 12, 2022. 9:30am – 6:00pm.Sunday, November 13, 2022. 10:00am – …
Street Furniture Australia is donating $40,000 worth of furniture from breakout spaces from the 2022 Festival of Landscape Architecture: COUNTRY to The Murri School, an Aboriginal and Islander Independent Community School in Brisbane. The collection of Linea Seats, Cubes, Curved Benches, Sun Lounges and Picnic Settings includes a pair painted by artist Casey Coolwell-Fisher, a Quandamooka, Nunukul woman of Minjerribah (North Stradbroke Island, Queensland) – commissioned by Street Furniture Australia and Blaklash Creative. Director of Blaklash Creative and member of the Festival Creative Directorate Troy Casey says, “A huge part of the festival was about how we can ensure that community gets something from it. We spent two days sharing our culture, our experiences, and the responsibility to positive impact. We can’t really do that without giving back to mob, …
Landscape architect Nicholas Camerer, from Fremantle’s Ecoscape in Western Australia, is the winner of the first Intergrain Urban Timber Project. Graduates and students pitched their designs for a functional piece of urban furniture for a community garden in Werribee Park, Victoria; a supportive cross-cultural hub for locals and Karen refugees. The challenge: to find imaginative ways to use timber in a seat that invites the community to come together. Camerer’s winning design, ‘Hatch,’ features a curved form and strong timber cross beams, which can serve as a leaning rack for tools and garden stakes when not being used as a seat. Flashes of red, white and blue on inner panels represent the colours of both Karen and Australian flags. The bench is designed for easy maintenance and cleaning, and complements an existing …
Josh Flowers, a second-year student in bachelor of industrial design at UNSW, is the winner of the 2013 Sense of Place design competition. The competition is a collaboration between Street Furniture Australia and the university’s industrial design program. The Sense of Place brief challenged the students to consider the theory of ‘placemaking’ in urban design, says Dr Mariano Ramirez, a senior lecturer in industrial design at UNSW “This is essentially about giving people a reason to stop and become involved in a public space,” he says. Flowers will now undertake an internship with Street Furniture Australia to bring his design, the Flower Chair, from sketch to commercialisation. Flowers says, “The design work of Street Furniture Australia has helped shape the environment I grew up in. To be acknowledged by them …
By Sally Morrison. September 18, 2012 In April 2012 I visited the New York City High Line with my sister Edwina and our friends Rob and Ruairidh. There were only a few days left of our three-week adventure in America and we thought an afternoon stroll along the High Line, followed by cocktails and dinner would be the perfect farewell to this incredible city. The High Line, which is now a public park, was once a freight line that sat elevated above the streets of Manhattan’s West Side. It is now owned by the City of New York and is maintained and operated by Friends of the High Line who oversee maintenance, operations and public programming for the park – as well as raising the essential private funds to support …