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The Nest by Diana Burl and Cathy Bailey: ABC Design Challenge

Between the Unicorn Drawer AKA Diana Burl and the Unicorn Descriptor AKA Cathy Bailey, this duo did an incredible job paying attention to detail and communicating it clearly within such a tight time frame. The Nest is a multi-story design that again, incorporates nature, open spaces, natural light and most importantly fun! Working a biophilic […]

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Albany Hub Central By Ronice Preston: Albany Business Centre Design Challenge

Inspired by green architecture, sustainable principles and colourful and quirky things, Ronice has created an expansive submission that caters to a huge variety of audiences and activities. Albany Hub Central, Ronice’s final submission for the Albany Business Centre Design Challenge focuses on creating a sustainable, green, inclusive space that can cater for the business, creative and […]

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GreenCube by Michael Dolphin

Michael Dolphin’s final submission for the Albany Business Centre Design Challenge is titled GreenCube and his inspiration drawn from wildlife, natural habitat and natural beauty shines through. Michael’s Business evolved from a web and app development business to include wildlife photography as his passion and skills in the photographic world grew. Spending more time outdoors […]

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Ivy League by Becky Majidi

Becky Majidi has an eye for detail, design and incorporating greenery into an adaptive space. For her Albany Business Centre Design Challenge submission, Becky shared her concept of The Ivy League, a space that embraced the idea that one space could have 1000 uses and could serve more than just the business community. An innovation […]

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ABC Design Challenge: Eco Ico by Ryan Hill

Ryan is currently doing his Cert IV in IT at TAFE and he has previously taken part in GovHack.  Having a huge to-do list and a huge time deadline is something that isn’t totally out of his comfort zone. Ryan was inspired by the fact that Albany is rich in heritage and history, and his focused […]

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The Growing Place by Max Groszewski

From Albany originally, Max is now in the big smoke adding to his arsenal of design and creative tools. With a Cert IV in Residential Building Drafting and a background in visual art and arts events, Max is now studying mechanical engineering to take his design to the next level. From murals to working house plans, […]

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Albany Business Centre Design Challenge: Wrap Up

The Albany Business Centre Design Challenge happened over the weekend, and hoooo-weee! What a weekend it was! We had 18 challengers answer the call (8 onsite and 10 online) and the effort, attention to detail and big dreaming that happened in the 36 hours they had to work with was incredible. With 9 submissions put […]

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