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 [...]
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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 [...]

ADA I HOME.GROWN I Discovering Australian Design at designcraft

Join our November ADA events for DESIGN Canberra Festival at designcraft showroom. Visitors to the public event (free to attend). and an invitation only industry event, will have the chance to win a piece of [...]
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ADA AWARD OF MERIT I Melbourne Fringe Furniture – Origami Recliner

The inaugural Authentic Design Alliance Award of Merit - Fringe Furniture - unanimously went to Melbourne Uni Ex-Lab student Cheng-Yeu Jai for ORIGAMI RECLINER. After much deliberation from our judges Marnie Hammond [...]
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FRINGE FURNITURE 32 // ADA AWARD OF MERIT

We’re proud to announce our supporting partnership with Melbourne Fringe, the 32nd edition of one of the longest running Australian object design platforms that will also present the debut Authentic Design Alliance [...]
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CASE STUDY // THE BUILDING INDUSTRY PROBLEM

The heart of the problem when building industry professionals swap the original furniture and lighting on projects for blatant knock-offs has been succinctly headlined in a newly released publication. The statement [...]
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MEMBER SPOTLIGHT // ARTEDOMUS + NEW VOLUMES

Artedomus has launched a furniture and object collection with New Volumes, a brand born from an idea seeded when the team were exploring ways to minimise material waste after bumping out a trade event installation [...]

ADA PANEL ANNOUNCED // DESIGN CANBERRA FESTIVAL

Locally created Australian products command a greater currency than ever before – with our designers now engaged in a record number of home-grown projects! Join us as we unpack why investing in Australian design is [...]
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WHY DO AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTIONS BUY REPLICA FURNITURE?

National Gallery Australia: NGA x Replica furniture As the problem with design theft escalates it's clear that many national gallery, museum and public institution decision-makers simply don't know what's real and what's fake. Either that, or they simply don't care. But, sadly, replica furniture resides in many galleries and public institutions in Australia. Authenticity is […]