Read about these snazzy dwellings, designed by a Jordanian-Candanian architect, for displaced people.
The 2014 London Design Festival kicks off 13 September. Read about Urbis’ top five things to see during the week.
Maison et Objet Paris is over for another year. Read about what we loved from the biannual French homewares fair.
The best exhibitions this season can be found in homes, not in museums or art galleries.
Our Parisian correspondent, Roderick Fry, reports from the French homewares show, Maison et Objet.
New Zealander Roderick Fry of Moa Room is our new Paris correspondent and will be keeping us up-to-date with Maison et Objet.
The Serpentine Gallery in London’s Kensington has commissioned Smiljan Radić to create a spaceship-like pavilion.
We’ve got every Dad covered for Sunday 7 September.
London’s Design Museum has deemed a Zaha Hadid building the Design of the Year.
The World Architecture Festival takes place in October and we’ve coveted our favourite projects from the awards’ shortlist.
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.