The Design Files Awards

AWARDS I TDF DESIGN AWARDS – $30,000 Cash Prizes

We are proud to support TDF Design Awards. The powerhouse behind Australia's most widely read design blog Lucy Feagins has announced the debut edition of The Design Files DESIGN AWARDS! With $30,000 prize money [...]

WHAT ADA MEMBERSHIP IS RIGHT FOR ME?

AUTHENTIC DESIGN ALLIANCE ® members enable our ongoing education, advocacy and event program and support the best future for the Australian furnishing sector. " We strive for the word 'replica' to be eradicated. It misleads consumers who think the knock-offs are connected to the original designer or brand." Our goal is that counterfeit furniture and […]
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MEDIA I Why the ADA? What are the objectives & challenges?

Everything you need to know about why the ADA exists, what we do & the problem with replica - essential reading about the fight against the replica furniture industry. Authentic Design Alliance helping design [...]

EVENT I ADA x HOME.GROWN. for Sydney Design Festival 8-10 March

HOME.GROWN. // Discovering Australian Design for Sydney Design Festival 2019 Mungo Scott Flour Mill, Summer Hill Presented by AUTHENTIC DESIGN ALLIANCE® + The Design Directory.org Curated by ADA® director Anne-Maree [...]
TedxSydney Pitch Night

ADA 2018 I 8 Festivals, 5 Industry Events, 25 Talks, 10 Workshops, 1 TEDx pitch & more!

The ADA 2018 event calendar was cemented by expanded affiliations with Sydney Design Festival (MAAS Powerhouse Museum), Design Canberra and the Australian Design Centre with Sydney Craft Week. We joined the program [...]
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EVENT I ADA x HOME.GROWN. at Design Canberra Festival

Our HOME GROWN series joined Design Canberra Festival hosted by ADA member showroom designCRAFT where award-winning furniture designers explored the importance of investing in Australian design, and the invaluable [...]