Calling all interior design aficionados! Want to blitz your 2020 professional development in one clean hit? Get your Virtual ‘On Demand’ Master Pass to the Australian House & Garden International Seminar Series at Decor + Design 360, and unlock a program featuring an unparalleled line-up of local and international designers.
You can now watch the series on demand, with curated seminars delivered via a mix of pre-recorded footage and live Q & A. This means you’re guaranteed a polished production that inspires, plus have a chance to see some of the world’s biggest designers, live on camera from glamorous locales around the world. You’ll have access to Nate Berkus, Kit Kemp, Abigail Ahern, Bobby Berk, Martyn Lawrence Bullard, Kathryn M. Ireland, Paloma Contreras and more.
All seminars and workshops can be booked individually. You can also purchase a Virtual Master Pass for $495, accessing 16 sessions that you can watch on demand for the next three months. For members of the design trade, it’s a fully tax-deductible investment in your future brilliance.
Register now and reserve your Master Pass or individual session. Here’s a teaser of what’s in store…
The fabulously eccentric Kathryn M. Ireland gives us an exclusive look inside her Californian studio and her journey to the top of the design world. Kathryn is consistently named to Elle Decor’s “A List” of designers, and this session is an unmissable mixture of wit and style.
Award-winning designer Greg Natale hosts a masterclass on how to use patterns and colours with his own bold deftness. Take an exclusive look inside Greg’s studio – in conversation with Tanya Buchanan, Editor-in-Chief of Australian House & Garden and Belle.
Arbiter of cool Brit girl style Abigail Ahern hosts a gorgeous mini masterclass on creating ‘Wildly Beautiful Interiors’. Known for her dark, inky colour palettes and pioneering use of faux flowers, learn how to optimise a range of spaces.
Go behind the scenes with one of the world’s most internationally acclaimed designers. Kit Kemp MBE, the co-founder and creative director of the uber-fabulous Firmdale Hotels. Get insights into the creation of some of the world’s most exclusive hotels in New York and London and be inspired to be extraordinary in your own interiors.
Turn up the star wattage with the charming Martyn Lawrence Bullard, one of the world’s most feted interior designers. Step inside the homes of the Kardashians, Cher, Ellen Pompeo and Alessandra Ambrosio, to see how Martyn brought their fantasy interiors to life.
Continue the global odyssey with Hong-Kong based interior architect Andre Fu. His hospitality designs are quite simply a wonder of harmony and taste. Elle Décor China’s 2019 interior designer of the year will take us inside the Villa La Coste in Provence, The Berkeley London, Upper House Hotel and The St Regis in Hong Kong.
Finally, Victoria Redshaw of UK Trend Forecasting agency Scarlet Opus delivers the Design Trends Forecast 2021. Always a hotly anticipated session, discover the global forces shaping colour palettes, fabrics and materials over the coming year. In times of uncertainty, in Victoria we trust.
To steal a line from WH Auden – stop all the clocks, prevent the dog from barking with a juicy bone. American design superstar Nate Berkus will be live at 10am for an interview with Tanya Buchanan. One of the world’s most recognisable designers, find out how Nate brings consistent magic to his elevated but approachable designs.
Wondering what the future of interior design holds? Join in-demand Melbourne designer David Hicks for ‘Future Design’ at 1.30pm, for a look at his world, and the evolving expectations of design.
Plus, if you’ve been struggling to juggle design projects and want some hacks to streamline your processes, don’t miss the 3pm live workshop with award-winning design maven and TV star James Treble.
THURSDAY 1 OCTOBER
Start your Thursday off right at 10am with a cup of coffee and a dose of Texan style! The fabulous Paloma Contreras (left) is repeatedly named to the prestigious ELLE Décor “A-List” of interiors designers across the world. Find out how she infuses colour and art into her elegant interiors to make them effortlessly contemporary and cool.
To succeed, you also need consumer trends and insights from the experts. Tony Been, Managing Director of Houzz ANZ will be hosting a live workshop packed with stats and trends at 12pm.
Then join two of Australia’s foremost design gurus at 1.30pm. Premier Melbourne interior designer Alexandra Brownlow and former Editor of Vogue Living Robyn Holt will be in conversation, revealing the keys to creating timeless interiors.
FRIDAY 2 OCTOBER
It’s fabulous Friday with Queer Eye’s design guru Bobby Berk on at 10am. See what Bobby gets up to away from the show. The charismatic star will be exclusively showcasing his firm’s work for the home building industry in conversation with Jen Bishop of Interiors Addict.
Get “Flack to Basics” with the Melbourne master David Flack at 1.30pm. Discover David’s unique, cerebral approach to interior architecture which has quickly shot him to the top of the Australian industry.
Finally, take all this design inspiration, put our own spin on it and roll it out into the world! Digital expert Row Murray will be hosting a live workshop at 3pm on Digital Marketing for the Design Industry.
Et voila! Your transition to design guru is complete.
Register now for the Decor + Design 360 show and book your Virtual Master Pass to access all 16 seminars and workshops for $695. You can also book seminars individually from $50 – $85 inc. GST. All fully tax deductible for the design professional. 2020 is the time to invest in your future brilliance.