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'Strada', three piece alloy wheel design
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KNOG Gator 605, a high powered cycling light
Catalyst

Architectural model for coastal redevelopment
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Buro North

Yarra Lane Precinct (Photo: Sharyn Cairns)
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Promoting a national identity.

Promoting a national identity.

Posted Tuesday, 18 November 2014

Norway designs a new passport, and Sweden an official new typeface.

For whatever reasons, it seems like the international design focus is on Scandinavia this week.

Scandinavians are justifiably proud of their countries, enjoying living and education standards, social welfare and health care systems, public infrastructure, social justice and environmental standards that are the envy of the rest of the world – not least because they have long realised that education and population numbers are the keys to just about everything else in society.

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‘Design is a fun and challenging way to provide solutions for clients.’

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‘What a terrific asset.’

Jurgen Schirmacher off the cuff

Jurgen Schirmacher

Interior and Architectural Designer - CEO, Schirmacher Design Associates

Lives:
Robina, Gold Coast, QLD

Likes:
Travelling, my family, classical furniture

Best design I've seen lately:
Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, Spain

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