The Australian Interior Design Awards is proud to be associated with these sponsor organisations.
Australia’s leading paint brand provides an inspirational range of colours and premium products. For generations, homeowners, professional painters, architects, interior designers and commercial builders have relied on Dulux to help them enhance the spaces and places in which we live and work.
Established over 70 years ago in Melbourne, Australia; Elton Group is a supplier of high quality Interior Architectural Products. Central to each of our products and our criteria for selecting new products to join our portfolio, is a commitment to environmentally sustainable/worlds best practice sourcing and manufacturing methods.
Wood is one of our few renewable resources and those of us in the forest products industry have a responsibility to ensure protection and wise utilisation of the forests so that they will be available for future generations. Elton Group is committed to supplying timber veneers and panels in accordance with advanced environmental standards for forests, water utilisation and raw material utilisation.
All our veneers are sourced from woods harvested in accordance with CITES (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) International Trade Agreement. Office operations reduce paper use and we reuse or recycle all packaging. In addition we maintain 800 acres of Australian natural forest in the Otway Ranges of Victoria, for the protection of Flora and Fauna.
Space launched its first showroom in Sydney in 1993, quickly establishing the benchmark for design retailing in Australia. Since then the company has developed into South-East Asia’s largest and most progressive retailer of contemporary furniture, lighting and accessories. With a unique approach and highly sophisticated, design-focused interior environments, Space is home to the world’s leading furniture brands including B&B Italia, Maxalto, Cassina, Moooi, Edra, Kartell, SP01, Foscarini and Vitra Home Collection.
Space Contract team collaborates with leading architects and interior designers, supplying furnishing solutions for commercial and hospitality interiors, educational institutions, retail spaces, airport lounges and casinos.
The diverse collection of international brands offers innovative loose furniture and lighting products for clients seeking to differentiate their projects with design focused quality products.
Space Furniture is delighted to be a sponsor of this year’s Australian Interior Design Award for Emerging Interior Design Practice. We believe this is a great opportunity to support and celebrate Australian Design talent.
Smeg is an Italian appliance manufacturer based in Guastalla, midway between Venice and Milan, in Northern Italy, a region with a rich heritage of design, art, architecture, fashion and culture. With beauty and inspiration at every turn, unsurprisingly the region has generated a globally acclaimed manufacturing industry. Smeg along with Ferrari, Ducati, Dolce & Gabbana, Armani and Barilla, amongst others, are recognisable the world over for inventive design and technological might.
For 70 years Smeg has lead the way in appliance design and manufacture, with the belief that customers should be able to express their personality through design, and much like art, appliances should be selected on the basis of personal taste. This philosophy gave rise to Smeg’s long history of collaborations with world-leading architects and designers, creating aesthetic collections to suit different styles and tastes. Smeg is the only appliance brand to offer genuine design choice, allowing customers to select appliances like works of art.
Smeg offers six distinct design families, each with a unique look – Classic, Victoria, Linear and Dolce Stil Novo major cooking appliances; FAB iconic refrigeration; and 50style retro small appliances.
Smeg is owned by the Bertazzoni family and run by third generation, Vittorio Bertazzoni. The family are driven by an entrepreneurial spirit to constantly deliver new technologies which improve the preparation of food, entertaining and quality of life, synonymous with ‘Made in Italy’ style and innovation.
Laminex believes that good design makes good living. As a leader in decorative surfaces in Australia for over 80 years, not only does Laminex pride itself on commitment to quality and sustainability, but it also wants to make great design accessible to all Australians, regardless of changing trends, personal style or budget.
This philosophy drives Laminex's commitment to innovation and design excellence, providing exciting and inspiring integrated product solutions for a myriad of residential and commercial projects and applications from flooring and furniture, to benchtops, walls and doors. With a colour palette of over 400 decors, including solid colours, woodgrains, stone and mineral, available across the Laminex, Essastone by Laminex and Formica brands.
Dedicated to sustainable design, Laminex offers a growing suite of products that can assist with GBCA Green Star® rated projects. For improved IEQ, there is a comprehensive range of low formaldehyde and low VOC products. The company has also achieved FSC Chain of Custody (CoC) and AFS/PEFC CoC Timber Certifications for a variety of raw and decorated board products.
Laminex has achieved an ecospecifier global GreenTag™ GreenRate Level A certification for an extensive range of products. The GreenTag program is one of Australasia’s most respected environmental certifications and Level A is the highest level recognised in the Green Star Materials Calculator.
As a company committed to innovation and design excellence, Laminex is proud to sponsor the Australian Interior Design Awards Workplace Design and Retail Design Categories. Laminex recognizes and celebrates the talent and creativity of Australian interior designers and architects, and their contributions to the overall Australian design industry.
Founded in 1996, Novas has over 20 years’ experience in supplying for large-scale projects across a broad range of sectors, including multi-residential, healthcare, hospitality, education and commercial.
Novas has a strong reputation with its clients for delivering and installing premium products and services through its Architectural Doorware, Kitchen & Bathroom, Joinery and Glass & Glazing divisions.
Novas understands the varied motivations and pain points for its diverse customer base, and it is continually looking to mitigate those problematic factors – such as value management while maintaining design intent post-specification, budget constraints and time spent on specifying products — by ensuring the highly knowledgeable team works closely with clients to service their particular needs.
Put simply, Novas will partner with you to realize the design intent, quality and service expectations of your project, all while being commercially sustainable.
Oblica was founded on the belief that a fireplace should do more than just heat well. It should be the beautiful and efficient heart of any home, a functional piece of art.
Today Oblica continues to bring to Australia the most innovative and best designed fireplaces on Earth.
Driven to explore the concept of Luxurious Warmth our range is expanding beyond fireplaces to offer fireside accessories, outdoor fire pits and BBQs and an upcoming range of designer hydronic panels.
Denfair is a boutique trade event and the leading destination for contemporary design in Australia. Held over three days in Melbourne, Denfair delivers the very best brands to their customers within a stimulating environment of discovery and inspiration.
Founded on principles of authenticity and decades of experience in fair organisation, Denfair is motivated by the needs and desires of an ever-growing design community and the relationship potential that exists within.
With a strong focus on Australian emerging and established brands, Denfair brings together the brightest talent from local and international brands to a concentrated audience of architects, interior designers, stylists, specifiers and retailers.
Denfair’s forward-thinking, content driven shows guarantee quality and consistency across all areas, making it the ultimate design experience for the interior and design industry to connect and do business.
The next instalment of Denfair: 20 – 22 June 2019.
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