Charlie White is a multidisciplinary designer engaged in architecture practice and industrial design. Characterised by an aesthetic of sombre, gothic plasticity, his seductive and expressive works made from found materials freely traverse the boundary between art and functionality.
His project for Melbourne Design Week 2021 saw furniture pieces constructed from 13 discarded mattresses soaked in concrete.
Nicole Lawrence Studio
Working with a manufacturing-led design approach, Nicole Lawrence is a furniture, metal fabrication and lighting studio. She manufactures her own in-house collections of furniture and lighting, as well as providing design and production services for local brands and studios.
The Design Files + Laminex Design Awards 2021 Emerging Designer award is presented by Phoenix Tapware.
Inspired by innovation and passionate about design, Phoenix Tapware is a market leading pioneer in Australia and New Zealand’s bathroom and kitchen industry. With a range of internationally award-winning tapware, accessories and shower products, Phoenix proudly celebrates a ground-breaking reputation for design, quality and customer service.