A List of Australian Sites you should get to know…
Not a definitive list, nevertheless we have put together a few web sites which if you don’t know already, are worth the time in getting to know. We know that there is a mountain of websites out there we haven’t seen, leave us a comment and suggested link on this article and hopefully we can get a part 2 out soon. (Particularly for Tasmania, ACT and the NT).
lifeatthebottom.com: Great site aimed at junior creatives, with interviews, regular drinks nights and clever writing. Take a look.
designiskinky.net: Bringing you design and art goodness from Sydney, Australia since 1998.
lifelounge.com: Regular articles covering art, music, photography and just plain trash. Great design, great typography.
thegrafikmuseum.com: “Sharing Freshness & Creativity from Australia to the World.”
watim.com: We Are the Image Makers. great source of Australian Interviews and events.
thecoolhunter.com.au: “Roaming Australia and the globe…so you’re in the know.”
australiandesignreview.com: Content from the magazines Architectural Review Australia and (inside).
ohreallymagazine.com: An art magazine aimed at all different types creations, providing an insight into the minds of innovative artists.
CRAFTS & INTERIORS
livingcreatively.com.au: Your place to discover what’s happening in the world of creativity, and to unleash some of your own. Every issue, we uncover the best on offer in the worlds of art, craft, design, urban living and fashion from around the world or right next door.
blog.piajanebijkerk.com: Blog of Stylist Pia Jane Bijkerk.
thedesignfiles.net: Interviews, shopping guides and melbourne places.
fourthousand.com.au: FourThousand is a weekly snapshot of Brisbane’s subculture.
therealmelbourne.com.au: This isn’t Melbourne for tourists- it’s Melbourne for locals, and by locals. Bars, pubs, clubs and restaurants in Australia’s most vibrant city.
threethousand.com.au: A weekly snapshot of Melbourne’s subculture – a Sydney guide to film, music, design, books, art, goods and links.
twothousand.com.au: A weekly snapshot of Sydney’s subculture – a Sydney guide to film, music, design, books, art, goods and links.
spaceshipnews.com.au: A great guide to the Perth music scene.
perthupmarket.com.au: Come to Perth Upmarket to experience high quality, stylish, unique products created by Perth’s talented artists, craftsmen, designers and gourmets.
sixthousand.com.au: SixThousand is a subcultural guide to Perth.
STRAIGHT UP BLOGS
blog.btpdesign.com: Beyond the Pixels.
absolutelybeautifulthings.blogspot.com: “I am an Interior Designer in Brisbane Australia and I have started this blog as a record of all the beautiful things I find which inspire me.”
the-refined.com: Sourcing the most refined design from all corners of the globe.
modamuse.com: Ooffers a range of modern designer jewellery, gifts and accessories created by independent Australian & New Zealand designers & artisans.
indie.com.au: Featuring products made by independent Australian artists, designers & craftspeople.
udessi.com.au: Udessi is an Australian online gallery, proudly showcasing contemporary art, craft & design by independent Australian artists.
stupidkrap.com: “Based in Sydney, Australia, STUPIDKRAP.COM is an artist-run portal and on-line store, featuring EXCLUSIVE limited-edition high-quality art prints and collectables, by your favorite underground artists.”
wemakestuffgood.com: “A bunch of artists, designers, musicians and writers who know how to Make Stuff Good. Discover what’s going on in your town and what we’ve found and made along the way.”
blog.dtdigital.com.au/insight: Digital agency’s blog. Some nice insights on digital marketing.
newmatilda.com: An Australian website of news, analysis and satire.
bindarri.com.au: “To support and promote australian creatives who are working for positive change and to inspire others who are yet to begin.”
australiandesignunit.com: Part magazine, part bulletin, part business resource.