Global Design News June 2017 | Yellowtrace


Look, let’s not beat around the bush here. Our June edition of Yellowtrace Spotlight rounds up the best local and international submissions, including a special book giveaway, new releases from Design Miami / Basel, new products that have dropped in Australia from Tait and Fanuli, plus some seriously amazing projects by Studio Tate, Mim Design, David/Nicolas, Snøhetta and André Fu to name a few. Go, go, go!


Middletown Café Melbourne by Studio Tate | Yellowtrace

Middletown Café By Studio Tate Pays Homage To The Duchess Of Cambridge.

Designed by Studio Tate, this bold yet refined interior is the personification of Middletown Cafe’s ‘modern muse’ – the Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton.


Kaléo Fine Dining Restaurant in Downtown Beirut by david/nicolas | Yellowtrace

Kaléo Fine Dining Restaurant In Downtown Beirut By David/Nicolas.

Designed by david/nicolas, Kaléo reflects the rhythm of its location in downtown Beirut, with fine dining unfolding in a casual & artfully inspired setting.


Au79 Cafe in Abbotsford, Melbourne by Mim Design | Yellowtrace

As Good As Gold: Au79 Café In Abbotsford, Melbourne By Mim Design.

A former auto repair garage has been transformed by Mim Design into a contemporary hospitality space in the guise of a sprawling indoor botanical garden.


Waterside Buddist Shrine in China by ARCHSTUDIO | Yellowtrace

Waterside Buddist Shrine In China By ARCHSTUDIO.

ARCHSTUDIO have created a place for Buddhist mediation and contemplation, with building design addressing an intimate connection between building & nature.


The Kerry Hotel by André Fu Opens in Hong Kong | Yellowtrace

The Kerry Hotel By André Fu Opens In Hong Kong.

The Kerry Hotel is the latest addition to Hong Kong’s renowned Victoria Harbour, and the first hotel in 20 years to be built on the Kowloon waterfront.


Blå Konst - Acne Studios Denim Line & Retail Space in Tokyo | Yellowtrace

Blå Konst – Acne Studios Denim Line & Retail Space In Tokyo.

Acne Studios retail space for Blå Konst reflects the aesthetic vision of the brand’s denim line and their experimental approach to textiles.


Trace Outdoor Collection by Adam Toodrum for TAIT | Yellowtrace

Introducing Trace Outdoor Collection By Adam Goodrum For Tait.

Refined luxury, alluring forms and sensory detail define the new outdoor lounge collection by Australian designer Adam Goodrum for Tait.


Italian Brand Penta Lighting Arrives at Fanuli Furniture | Yellowtrace

Italian Brand Penta Lighting Arrives At Fanuli.

Penta Lighting, Italian brand that champions elegance, warmth and functionality, has officially arrived to Australia at Fanuli.


'Among Buildings' by Tom Ross, Michael Roper & Stuart Geddes + Book Giveaway | Yellowtrace

‘Among Buildings’ By Tom Ross, Michael Roper & Stuart Geddes + BOOK GIVEAWAY!

We are giving away two copies of ‘Among Buildings’ book, which reflects on 26 significant examples of Melbourne architecture through photography & poetry.


SuperGufram feat Studio Job at Design Miami, Basel | Yellowtrace

SUPERGUFRAM featuring Studio Job at Design Miami / Basel.

Born to satisfy the most demanding design collectors, Gufram’s new spin-off, SUPERGUFRAM, has launched a capsule collection developed with Studio Job.


Norgesglasset Bar at Oslo Airport by Snøhetta | Yellowtrace

Norgesglasset Bar at Oslo Airport by Snøhetta.

Snøhetta used 4,000 original ‘Norgesglasset’ jars to clad the ceiling and back wall of a unique bar designed for the expansion of Oslo Airport.


Nendo's installation with 2,000 pieces of “ivy of mirrors” for an Ikebana school in Japan | Yellowtrace

nendo’s Installation with 2,000 Pieces of “Ivy of Mirrors” for an Ikebana School in Japan.

nendo has designed a spectacular kaleidoscopic exhibition for a Sogetsu school of Ikebana in Japan, commemorating it’s 90th anniversary.


Arita Tea Pavilion at Design Miami / Basel 2017 by Scholten & Baijings | Yellowtrace

Arita Tea Pavilion at Design Miami / Basel 2017 by Scholten & Baijings.

Scholten & Baijings teamed up with an architect and kimono designer to present the 2016/ Edition of Arita porcelain at the Design Miami / Basel 2017.


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