Edition Office – Architecture
Founded in 2016 by established architects Aaron Roberts and Kim Brigland, Edition Office has quickly become one of Australia’s firms-to-watch. Approaching their work from a holistic perspective, Aaron and Kim have a keen interest in the cultural narratives of architecture, alongside its experiential qualities.
In their short time since launching, the firm has worked across an impressive breadth of projects, including single residential houses in both urban and remote locations, medium density housing projects, design studios, offices, art galleries, artist studios and archives including seminal institutions Station Gallery, Gertrude Contemporary and ArtBank, and recently the ‘For Our Country’ Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island war memorial in collaboration with artist Daniel Boyd.
Fomu Design – Furniture Design
Originally from Tasmania, Andrew Beveridge and Gabrielle Beswick of Fomu Design relocated to Melbourne in order to pursue a career in design. After a few years working separately in the furniture and fashion industries respectively, Andrew and Gabrielle joined forced to form their own furniture design studio.
With an aim to make objects that embrace a sleek, simple aesthetic, Fomu Design creates timeless pieces, made in Australia at an affordable retail price. They describe their ethos as ‘modernist in design and minimalist in approach’.
Studio Edwards – Architecture and Interior Design
This Melbourne-based architecture and design practice was established by Ben Edwards in 2016. Bringing together architecture, interiors and conceptual design, Studio Edwards is dedicated to pushing these disciplines in unexpected directions.
Their work is defined by elegantly crafted responses that employ inventive solutions to complex situations and challenging budgets.