A catch up with Kate Turner, winner of the Student category award at the 2016 Interior Awards.
Inspired by interior design, home renovation, DIY and tastemaking; artist Charlotte Drayton is taking over Christchurch’s Physics Room art gallery and re-inventing its layout.
Andrew Kerr profiles two vehicles that reflect the momentum of innovation across the car industry.
Nat Cheshire explores that thing that looks like a house on the Queen’s wharf.
This much-anticipated event featuring leading design-led showrooms in Auckland will run over Friday 24 and Saturday 25 March.
The February/March issue of Urbis has hit the shelves!
We’re off… the race to find the best commercial interior design projects and practitioners in New Zealand has begun.
In the fourth of a series, Urbis teams up with Fisher & Paykel to explore creative collaborations.
A true groundbreaker, the DB11 is a godsend for car enthusiasts who have long struggled to distinguish one modern Aston Martin from another.
Urbis’ favourites that are being screened at this year’s Alliance Française French Film Festival.
Camille Khouri takes a look at some of the holiday season’s most coveted books.
The White Hart building in New Plymouth has been many things throughout its 130 years: hospital, biker gang hang-out, derelict. Its latest iteration as the social axis of the West End Precinct is set to be one of the region’s stars this summer.
Are you ready? Online entries to the much-anticipated Interior Awards 2017 open on 8 February.
If the hospitality, real estate and cultural buzz coming from the capital for the past few months are anything to go by, 2017 might just be Wellington’s year in the spotlight.
In the Dec/Jan issue of Urbis we’ve included our Best Of 2016 insert: our annual round-up of the coolest products, furnishings and design ideas.
Writer John Walsh and photographer Patrick Reynolds talk about their latest book and the future of housing.
New Zealand fashion brand Stolen Girlfriends Club recently super-sized their most iconic jewellery pieces for an art project, Pretty Vacant.
Our Best of 2016 special issue is out now! Includes a 32-page booklet with unmissable ideas from the year in design.
It’s almost Christmas! Urbis has put together a gift guide to make shopping a breeze this season.
The 2017 Interior Awards jury includes a stellar line-up of industry experts and professionals.
Amsterdam-based creative studio Steinbeisser has been turning a few heads recently with its series of Experimental Gastronomy events.
To celebrate the launch of their latest machine, Creatista, Nespresso have opened a pop-up café in Ponsonby.
Winners of the annual Eat Drink Design Awards, which recognises the best in hospitality interior design, were revealed in Melbourne on 8 November.
Warren Moran, author of New Zealand Wine: The Land, the Vines, the People, takes us around New Zealand through five wineries.
Hot young New York cook Jonah Reider flew in to host an experimental one-day, pop-up restaurant in Auckland.
Tesla and SolarCity announce new technology that allows homes to capture solar energy through integrated rooftop solar tiles.
In the third of a series, Urbis teams up with Fisher & Paykel to explore creative collaborations.
Spearheaded by Japanese coffee maestro Teru Harase and his Auckland-based wife, Kim, iki café in East Tokyo has been fully set up as a cultural purveyor of the New Zealand café culture.
From industrial kitchens to vintage bathrooms and beyond, this Urbis special is full of inspiration.
A concrete expert builds a fitting palace for his family.
The October/November issue of Urbis is out now and it is packed with inspiration for kitchens and bathrooms.
On the eve of their fifth anniversary, vintage furniture darlings Mr Bigglesworthy are celebrating by showcasing their first-ever New Zealand collection. Urbis caught up with Dan and Emma Eagle to talk shop.
Artweek Auckland returns from 8-16 October. We highlight some of the events we won’t be missing.
In the second of a series, Urbis teams up with Fisher & Paykel to explore creative collaborations.
Guest editor Benny Castles (from fashion label World) reviews titles that celebrate the beauty of fashion, flowers and film.
Tesla’s move to mainstream leads electric vehicle charge.
Four guys, some whisky and a conversation about creativity, business and design.
Ahead of New Zealand Fashion Week, Zambesi’s Sophie Findlay selects the perfect tunes for the catwalk or… when parading glamorously around the home.
The August/September issue of Urbis is fabulously prancing from the catwalk straight to your mailbox right about now
Big plans have been unveiled for the historic Grand Hotel near The University of Auckland on Princes Street.