Justin Foote speaks to Kiwi-born architect Antony Martin about his work and design aesthetic, and how he came to settle across the Tasman.
Thomas Hamel has been a leading eye in the international design world since his firm Thomas Hamel & Associates was established in 1990 in Sydney. Here he speaks with Justin Foote about his views on creating warm spaces and his upcoming visit to New Zealand.
Rufus Knight talks to Nina Yashar, Shalini Misra and Mehves Ariburnu about the fifth iteration of SQUAT, a new concept of exhibition that combines design, art and architecture.
We chat to Brian White, one half of Edwards White Architects, a Hamilton studio that is making waves in the Waikato region.
Urbis talks with Chris Gilbert, co-director at Archier Studio, one of the most exciting emerging architecture practices in Australia today.
Johnny McCormack spent eight years chasing winters around the globe in his quest for the perfect alpine landscape and action shots.
Urbis catches up with Guadalupe García Mosqueda, restaurateur at Casa Cavia in Buenos Aires.
New Zealand’s own Peruvian-born architectural designer José Gutiérrez talks heritage and the difference between lightness and flimsiness.
Urbis catches up with 2016 Maison&Objet’s designer of the year Eugeni Quitllet in Paris.
Urbis talks to Buenos Aires based architect Sebastián Adamo.
Lauren Hare of Hare Interiors creates interiors that blend a rich palette of materials, textures and colours with carefully edited presentation.
Power couple of the local architecture scene Jessica Barter and Charles Walker invite us into their Grey Lynn villa to discover the objects they love.
Urbis talks to Pedro Paulo Venzon, who is rethinking Brazil’s furniture traditions and boldly turning them on their head.
Urbis talks to Argentine artist Eduardo Navarro about not being totally in control of his artwork.
Urbis talks to two of the faces behind furniture brand Ries.
Aaron Paterson talks to Chilean architects Mauricio Pezo and Sofia von Ellrichshausen about some of their creations.
Meet Justin Lim, an artist who believes the role of art is to raise more questions than it answers.
Kathleen Kinney talks with three award-winning landscape designers about New Zealand gardens and asks them what makes a great outdoor space.
Through a clever mix of materiality and context, interior designer Rufus Knight is amassing an impressive list of work.
Fast-rising restaurateur Mimi Gilmour opens the doors to her home and shares some of her most cherished objects.
Potter Ben Pyne explores the boundaries between the built environment and the natural world.
Founder and director of TOA Architects, Nicholas Dalton draws inspiration from his Maori roots, context and family.
Urbis talks to iconic Australian architect Peter Stutchbury about his practice, his latest accolades and his toughest client to date.
Urbis discusses Dion Gosling’s transition from medal-winning hockey player to registered architect.
Camille Khouri meets up with Kathryn Wilson after the release of her latest footwear collection.
Urbis Editor Federico Monsalve remembers Peter McLeavey - the recently deceased, highly influential, Wellington based art dealer.
Urbis caught up with furniture maker George Harper at his Tide Design workshop in Melbourne.
Urbis meets Graham Nelson and Jacquie Elley from Manifold.
Urbis talks to New Plymouth based artist Akira Akira.
Find out what inspires Unna Burch – food photographer, stylist and author of My Garden Kitchen.
The frontman of Grand Designs New Zealand, Chris Moller, chats with Urbis about the new show, architecture and Kevin McCloud.
Meet Prateek Chaudhry, an integrated designer from Dubai.
Meet Arva Ahmed, food entrepreneur based in Dubai.
Designer Aaron Pollock and artist Mickey Smith show us their new home and a selection of their favourite objects.
Styling for fashion designer Roberto Cavalli and MAC Cosmetics is about as far from rural Ashburton as it’s possible to get.
Meet Dubai-based furniture designer, Anna Szonyi.
Urbis met with potter Laurie Steer, whose playful and intuitive personality finds its way into his work.
Urbis chats to Dubai-based curator Simon Crispe.
One half of architecture firm Ponting Fitzgerald explores the finer undercurrents in his impressive houses.
Detroit-based engineer/scientist turned furniture maker Jack Craig uses unusual materials in his work.