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Smithers, Earnest
Smithers was a noted inventor and designer responsible for the design and development of the "Surfoplane" inflated corrugated rubber surf mat (patented in 1933) and ...
Smith, John, b. 1948
Smith was a furniture designer who came to Australia in 1970 to take up a position with the Tasmanian School of Art, Hobart. He later ...
Herzger, Gertrude, b. 1901
According to interviews and an investigation by architect Bruce Eeles, Herzger studied at the Bauhaus, Weimar in 1919-1920. Herzger drawings for Walter Gropius's design for ...
Furse, Bruce W, b. 1906
Bruce Furse was a Sydney Technical College student and articled with Wiltshire & Day, Sydney. He began an independent practice in in 1933 and began ...
Goodwin, Don
Goodwin is a graphic designer with experience working with the Conran Design Group (CDG), advancing to an Associate Director's position. On his return to Australia, ...
Haug, Volker, b.
Volker Haug works in lighting design with extensive design team.The firm, est. 2007, maintains a workshop and showroom in Melbourne, designing for commercial or residential ...
Patterson, Janet, b. 1956
Patterson trained at Sydney Technical College & Sydney College of the Arts. She began costume work in TV, later moving into film. She frequently collaborated ...
Smyth, Brian , b. 1931
Smyth is an automotive designer working initially for Chrysler Australia. In 1959 he was their senior stylist and became involved in the introduction of the ...
Tauranac, Ronald, b. 1925
Tauranac studied engineering at Newcastle Technical College and joining his brother Austin Lewis, he designed the Ralt Mk1 racing car. He also acted as driver ...
Anderson, Alice, b. 1897
Anderson was a Victorian motor mechanic, opening perhaps the nation's first female motor garage in Kew, Victoria. She designed an "up and under" (known widely ...
Barker, Mary Anne, b. 1831
Interior designer and author who married Governor Frederick Napier Broome.
Block, Renate, b. 1926
Renate and Gerd Block worked in partnership as architects. They were among the first interior architects to design and install the "office landscape" or "B├╝rolandschaft" ...
Block, Gerd, b. 1926
Renate and Gerd Block worked in partnership as architects. In 1958, they were exhibiting furniture and lighting in "Architecture and Arts". They were the architects ...
Brabham, Jack, b. 1926
Brabham, working with Ron Tauranac, developed the Brabham motor racing marque under the name of Motor Racing Developments (MRD) in 1962 while continuing a successful ...
Broadhurst, Florence, b. 1899
Acclaimed singer, dancer, actress, artist and designer. Broadhurst was most well known for her vibrant wall-paper designs which were sought after in Australia and internationally ...
Brown, Kerrie
Brown is the principal of the Sydney based Kerrie Brown Design Studio producing wallpapers, fabrics and textiles for commercial, hospitality and residential projects. She is ...
Callaghan, Mary, b. 1955
Callaghan was a film maker, "Greetings from Wollongong" and others. Also known as a poster artist, "Stilleto. Licence to rage" poster, 1978 by her is ...
Caon, David, b. 1977
Caon is an industrial designer who has worked in Milan with Mondadori (publishers) and George Sowden. In 2003, he began working with Marc Newson in ...