The World Architecture Festival takes place in October and we’ve coveted our favourite projects from the awards’ shortlist.
A new Auckland International Airport building carries its greenery on its roof.
A Canadian artist digitally covers rooms with details from famous paintings.
Go in the draw win tickets to two films in the 2014 New Zealand International Film Festival.
Dulux has paired up with Australian fashion designers to create a new range of colours.
Art adviser Paul Baragwanath explains how to live with art.
Boconcept has collaborated with three hot-right-now local designers to create a space each in the BLOC showroom.
Design Miami/Basel 2014 took place over the weekend and we’re revealing our favourite pieces.
The shortest day is nearly upon us and rather than hibernating, a bunch of stores in Herne Bay, Auckland, are celebrating.
La Biennale Architecttura 2014 begins 7 June and New Zealand will be amongst the exhibitors.
Nat Cheshire stole the show at Semi-Permanent with his talk about the future of Auckland.
INTRO/NY has wrapped up for the year and Simon James is heading home.
INTRO/NY has started in Manhattan and Simon James updates us on opening night of the furniture and homewares exhibition.
This month, the Big Apple transforms into a haven of interior design. Read about what the boys from Resident are up to.
The New Zealand Architecure Awards took place last night. Read about Urbis‘ favourite winning projects.
Twenty-one finalists have been chosen across seven categories.
A London architecture studio proposes reintroducing swimming in the River Thames.
Welcome to our guide, filled with presents that will keep any Mum happy on May 11.
Salone del Mobile 2014 has wrapped up and the boys from Resident have packed up. Read about their final days in Milan.
Simon James of Resident tells us about what’s happening at Milan Design Week 2014.
The boys from Resident have landed in Milan, set up shop and are ready for business.
Salone Internazionale del Mobile is about to kick off and Urbis will be keeping you up-to-date with goings on. In the meantime, read all about what we’re looking forward to seeing.
New Zealand designer David Trubridge exhibited at Frankfurt’s Light + Building fair last week. He gives us a rundown on what he saw.
Any one of these gifts will thrill the Mum who loves to travel.
Homewares and furniture for the homebody in your life.
Gift ideas for the super-stylish mother.
Delicious new delectables for the gourmand girl.
The boys from Resident are heading back to Milan and will be updating us on all they see there.
A new gallery and eatery near Urbis‘ HQ has brightened up the neighbourhood.
London’s Design Museum has announced its 2014 Designs of the Year. Get the run down on the nominees.
Japanese aesthetics meet Danish functionality in a new furniture collaboration we’re excited about.
Korean scultpor and installation artist Do-Ho Suh has debuted his largest artwork ever – and it’s all about personal space.
World Design Capital Cape Town 2014 kicked off on 31 December.
The darlings of the design world have gathered in Paris for Maison et Objet Paris. Read all about it.
Dutch artist Berndnaut Smilde creates ethereal forms and photographs them.
A Kiwi architect has won a British architectural drawing competition.
A collection of wearable, architectural creations inspired by the Gothic cathedrals of Croatia.
Find the best-looking presents to give your love ones this holiday season.
Superette on Nuffield Street, Auckland, has expanded to include a fun collection of homewares.
Michael Barrett muses on a new tome about the cultural and fashion significance of David Bowie in his heyday.