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Idealog—in the ideas business

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Packaging Design

Jameson whets design-loving whiskey palates

With St Patrick's Day not too far off, Jameson has commissioned traditional glass artist David Smith to create a limited edition whiskey bottle, complete with intricate etchings and gilding synonymous with the décor of great Dublin pubs. More …


Urbis gives Wynyard Quarter the nod

Urbis magazine has named Wynyard Quarter as the best public space of 2012, and given what the new waterfront precinct has done for Auckland, it's hard to disagree. More …



Ian Athfield: Simply the best

To snag the Designers Institute of New Zealand's highest honour, the John Britten Black Pin, the winner must be a star among stars. More …



Great snakes! NZ Post celebrates Chinese zodiac

2012 was the year of the dragon, but 2013 is the year of the snake – and NZ Post is celebrating Chinese New Year with the release of four stamps cleverly blending symbolism from both China and New Zealand. More …



Five minutes with Flatout Frankie

Behind Flatout Frankie is Sarah Gardner and a bunch of people who just happen to get a kick out of cardboard, folding, construction, great design and good old-fashioned play! More …


A whale of a print by Dick Frizzell

Top New Zealand artist Dick Frizzell and legendary poet Sam Hunt have teamed up to create the first in a series of prints to raise funds for a proposed National Whale Centre in Marlborough. More …




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Events

Architecture for love and money

Are you making money while doing what you love? Architectural Design NZ's first seminar of 2013 wants to equip you with the tools and inspiration to ensure you are running a profitable business while fulfilling your passion for design. More …