2009 Cicely and Colin Rigg Contemporary Design Award

Key works

  • Lambie Chan
born Hong Kong 1982, arrived Australia 2001
Ribbon, bench 2007
hardwood
(1–2) 55.0 x 199.0 x 97.5 cm
Collection of the artist, Melbourne
© Lambie Chan

    Lambie Chan
    born Hong Kong 1982, arrived Australia 2001
    Ribbon, bench 2007
    hardwood
    (1–2) 55.0 x 199.0 x 97.5 cm
    Collection of the artist, Melbourne
    © Lambie Chan

  • Lucas Chirnside
born New Zealand 1976, arrived Australia 1990
Polytopia, seating 2005-09
fibreglass, polypropylene, (prototype)
(1-8) 120.0 x 120.0 x 120.0 cm (overall) (closed)
Collection of the artist, Melbourne
© Lucas Chirnside

    Lucas Chirnside
    born New Zealand 1976, arrived Australia 1990
    Polytopia, seating 2005-09
    fibreglass, polypropylene, (prototype)
    (1-8) 120.0 x 120.0 x 120.0 cm (overall) (closed)
    Collection of the artist, Melbourne
    © Lucas Chirnside

  • Map International, Melbourne (manufacturer)
est. c.1987
Chris Connell (designer)
born Australia 1955
Flow, lounge 2008
fibreglass
59.3 x 239.0 x 94.0 cm
Collection of Map International, Melbourne
© Chris Connell

    Map International, Melbourne (manufacturer)
    est. c.1987
    Chris Connell (designer)
    born Australia 1955
    Flow, lounge 2008
    fibreglass
    59.3 x 239.0 x 94.0 cm
    Collection of Map International, Melbourne
    © Chris Connell

  • Box and Dice, Sydney
est. 1988
Adam Cornish
born Australia 1981
Flex hammock 2008
plywood, stainless steel cable, rubber
20.0 x 216.0 x 100.0 cm
Collection of the artist, Melbourne
© Adam Cornish

    Box and Dice, Sydney
    est. 1988
    Adam Cornish
    born Australia 1981
    Flex hammock 2008
    plywood, stainless steel cable, rubber
    20.0 x 216.0 x 100.0 cm
    Collection of the artist, Melbourne
    © Adam Cornish

  • Schiavello, Melbourne (manufacturer)
est. 1966
Oliver Field
born Australia 1982
Hedge, lounge and table 2005
metal, polyurethane, wool, steel
(1-2) 63.0 x 190.0 x 55.0 cm (overall)
Collection of Schiavello, Melbourne
© Oliver Field

    Schiavello, Melbourne (manufacturer)
    est. 1966
    Oliver Field
    born Australia 1982
    Hedge, lounge and table 2005
    metal, polyurethane, wool, steel
    (1-2) 63.0 x 190.0 x 55.0 cm (overall)
    Collection of Schiavello, Melbourne
    © Oliver Field

  • Matthew Harding
born Australia 1964
Poise, chair 2007
plywood, nylon
77.0 x 62.5 x 65.5 cm
Collection of the artist, Melbourne
© Matthew Harding

    Matthew Harding
    born Australia 1964
    Poise, chair 2007
    plywood, nylon
    77.0 x 62.5 x 65.5 cm
    Collection of the artist, Melbourne
    © Matthew Harding

  • Cathy Jankowsky
born Australia 1973
George Jr, chair 2007
plywood
110.0 x 75.0 x 75.0 cm
Private collection, Melbourne
© Cathy Jankowsky

    Cathy Jankowsky
    born Australia 1973
    George Jr, chair 2007
    plywood
    110.0 x 75.0 x 75.0 cm
    Private collection, Melbourne
    © Cathy Jankowsky

  • Joseph Keenan
born New Zealand 1972, arrived Australia 1990
Vertibral, seating 2005
Tasmanian oak (Eucalyptus delegatensis/Eucalyptus regnans/Eucalyptus obliqua), stainless steel
(1-4) 65.0 x 45.0 x 45.0 cm (each)
Collection of the artist, Melbourne
© Joseph Keenan

    Joseph Keenan
    born New Zealand 1972, arrived Australia 1990
    Vertibral, seating 2005
    Tasmanian oak (Eucalyptus delegatensis/Eucalyptus regnans/Eucalyptus obliqua), stainless steel
    (1-4) 65.0 x 45.0 x 45.0 cm (each)
    Collection of the artist, Melbourne
    © Joseph Keenan

  • Schiavello, Melbourne (manufacturer)
est. 1966
Helen Kontouris, born Australia 1976
101 chair 2006
fibreglass, wool, felt
82.0 x 87.5 x 76.5 cm
Collection of the artist, Melbourne
© Helen Kontouris

    Schiavello, Melbourne (manufacturer)
    est. 1966
    Helen Kontouris, born Australia 1976
    101 chair 2006
    fibreglass, wool, felt
    82.0 x 87.5 x 76.5 cm
    Collection of the artist, Melbourne
    © Helen Kontouris

  • Simone LeAmon
born Australia 1971
Lepidoptera, chair 2009
stainless steel, foam, polyester
110.0 x 130.0 x 120.0 cm
Collection of the artist, Melbourne
© Simone LeAmon

    Simone LeAmon
    born Australia 1971
    Lepidoptera, chair 2009
    stainless steel, foam, polyester
    110.0 x 130.0 x 120.0 cm
    Collection of the artist, Melbourne
    © Simone LeAmon

  • Rock Martin, Melbourne (manufacturer), est. 2005
Drew Martin,born Australia 1974
Dale Rock, born Canada 1967, arrived in Australia 1980
Blanket chair 2007
powder-coated steel, plastic
85.0 x 55.0 x 55.0 cm
Collection of Rock Martin, Melbourne
© Rock Martin

    Rock Martin, Melbourne (manufacturer), est. 2005
    Drew Martin,born Australia 1974
    Dale Rock, born Canada 1967, arrived in Australia 1980
    Blanket chair 2007
    powder-coated steel, plastic
    85.0 x 55.0 x 55.0 cm
    Collection of Rock Martin, Melbourne
    © Rock Martin

  • Stuart McFarlane
born Australia 1975
Lapel, chair 2008
plastic
81.2 x 49.0 x 50.0 cm
Collection of Stuart McFarlane Industrial Design, Melbourne
© Stuart McFarlane

    Stuart McFarlane
    born Australia 1975
    Lapel, chair 2008
    plastic
    81.2 x 49.0 x 50.0 cm
    Collection of Stuart McFarlane Industrial Design, Melbourne
    © Stuart McFarlane

  • Ross McLeod
born Australia 1960
Frequency, lounge 2008
plywood, steel, polyurethane, upholstery
71.0 x 200.0 x 60.0 cm
Collection of the artist, Melbourne
© Ross McLeod

    Ross McLeod
    born Australia 1960
    Frequency, lounge 2008
    plywood, steel, polyurethane, upholstery
    71.0 x 200.0 x 60.0 cm
    Collection of the artist, Melbourne
    © Ross McLeod