Design-maker Ash Allen began experimenting with metal fabrication in a grid-like pattern applied to furniture. The works came to represent how he saw the world due to Melbourne’s rolling lockdowns.

A selling exhibition of one-off functional sculptures sees famous design objects reimagined, reflecting the hollowness of the fast furniture industry, and joins Futures Collective at Villa Alba Museum, Kew.

Authentic Design Alliance is a Social Enterprise leading the fight against design theft in Australia.

We exist to support the creators, makers, retailers and importers of original furnishing products and strive to see the replica furniture industry criminalised.