Design House is based on the idea that design objects should serve a functional purpose in a room, rather than being aesthetically pleasing. “These objects inform our lives, improve them, and sometimes even inconvenience them, but always enrich them,” OIGÅLL PROJECTS artistic director Andy Kelly. The gallery selected ten of its favourite Australian designers to communicate this message. It challenged them co-inhabit a single space, while critically analysing each other’s work. Use It is not what they think.
The names of the ten chosen candidates were Volker Haug Studio, Olivia Bossy You can also find out more about the following: Henry Wilson – recognised as esteemed 10 multidisciplinary designers in 2023. Melbourne Design Week offers these designers the opportunity to showcase their work on a commercial scale, in front of design-discerning audiences, in significant spaces such as OIGÅLL PROJECTS.
Design House is set to take place from May 26-28 at OIGÅLL PROJECTS’ new upstairs showroom on Gertrude Street in Fitzroy. There is no need to book, as entry is free. For more information, please visit the Melbourne Design Week website.