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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 [...]
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DOES BUYING KNOCK-OFFS MAKE YOU A THIEF?

How Americans fight knockoffs! Knock-offs are a huge problem the Americans take seriously. Now independent and emerging designers join heritage manufacturers in the fight against the copied designs, despite the [...]
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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 […]

ADA EVENTS // END OF YEAR EVENTS

Join ADA Events with our final round of  THEY STOLE MY DESIGN events, spotlighting the rise of Australian businesses profiting by knocking-off original designs by local talent. Sydney // November 22, Australian [...]