Hightide: Queensland Design Now
Publisher: Uro Publications 2013 Author: Jason Bird Design: Bjorn Rust ISBN: 9780987228147 Format: Hardback (clothbound with bookslip), 112pp, 180mm x 250mm
With critical contributions from Paul McGillick, editor-in-chief of InDesign and Habitus magazines, Robert Forster, of iconic Australian rock group, the Go-Betweens, and others, Hightide considers how Queensland’s qualities of place have informed the development of its unique design culture.
Comprehensive specifications, photography, and a product index are included, together with insights from the designers themselves into their inspirations and obsessions. An ideal resource for design hunters and professionals alike.
What others think...
"... a concise yet compelling look at an often understated chapter of Australia’s design identity." – Sara Savage, Australian Design Review