Design Field Notes

Design Field Notes

Design Field Notes

New In: Abstract Art Series

The Coco Republic Abstract Art Collection has just landed at showrooms and online. Pictured: White on White – Abstract Study 2 Crafted on shore here in Australia, our new collection… Read More.

Millie Stein

When Your Art Is Above A Sofa Or Bed…

Creating a gallery wall is a design trend more popular than ever before, and is an expressive and creative way to show personality. Here are a few tips for hanging… Read More.

Joy Simonsen

How To: Create A Gallery Wall

Creating a gallery wall is a design trend more and more people are embracing. A wall of artwork is an expressive and creative way to show personality; this is how… Read More.

Joy Simonsen

Dream Space: Natural Curiosities’ LA Art Studio

Talk about #officegoals.  As Coco Republic launches it’s exclusive new art program with Natural Curiosities, Field Notes delves into the light-filled warehouse where all the magic happens. Natural Curiosities is… Read More.

Beth F

Natural Curiosities

Beautiful handcrafted art shipped direct to your door in just 10 days? Yes please. Coco Republic is delighted to introduce a new art collection in an exclusive partnership with famed… Read More.

Caitlan N

Creating A Statement With Art

While sourcing art is often one of the last steps in the design process, it goes without saying that art can considerably change both the aesthetics and feel of your… Read More.

Caitlan N

How To: Styling Your Rental Home

Gone are the days where renting a house or apartment limited your sense of style. Lifestyle is often a big factor in the rent vs buy debate and with no… Read More.

Max Sparrow

Botanical Inquiry

It’s no secret that art is the final layer in a beautifully curated home. I was privileged to recently celebrate the opening of Daniel Shipp‘s first solo exhibit, Botanical Inquiry and… Read More.

Caitlan N

Designer Profile: Jessica Zoob

Often described as “Contemporary Impressionism”, the vibrant work of artist and designer Jessica Zoob is a lyrical interplay of coarse and fluid textures and a brilliant palette of layered colours.… Read More.

Beth F

Electro Orchid by Del Kathryn Barton

Driven by her curiosity, Del Kathryn Barton explores new mediums and technologies that connect to her symbolic language of femininity, folklore and the cosmos. This exhibition presents a new series… Read More.

Beth F

David Shrigley Design’s Sketch – London

UK artist David Shrigley is no stranger to whimsy, so it came without surprise that his take over of esteemed gallery-come-restaurant space Sketch was realised with such an amusing aesthetic.  239… Read More.

Beth F

“Prey” by Leila Jeffreys

This week, renowned Australian photographer Leila Jeffreys opens “Prey”, a powerful exhibition of hunter bird portraits, to follow on her highly successful past series of Australian budgerigars and cockatoos. Eagles,… Read More.

Beth F

Centuries Collide: The House of Patrick Gilles and Dorothee Boissier

Renowned architecture and design duo Patrick Gilles and Dorothee Boissier (of Gilles and Boissier) have announced the completion of their perfect home; a 19th century renovated apartment-cum-21st century art gallery… Read More.

Beth F

Surreal Realism ‘Terra Incognita’

Steve Back is an established architectural and interiors photographer and an emerging art photographer. Having shot interiors for Coco Republic, he also has many other local and international clients from… Read More.


Thunderbolt of Inspiration– the 18th Biennale of Sydney

For all the Sydney-siders looking for a jolt of inspiration – take a second to visit the exciting Biennale of Sydney, Australia’s largest contemporary visual arts event.  Showcasing bold and… Read More.

Beth F

Paper & Scissors- Lisa Rodden

Check out these awesome pieces of art by Sunshine Coast based artist Lisa Rodden, who has been creative ever since she could hold a pencil or a pair of scissors… Read More.


Liquid Landscapes, Martine Emdur

There is something therapeutic about Martine Emdur’s ocean scape collection.  Perfectly rendered bodies submerged in the ocean, light refracting through the water, a calm glistening surface.  Looking at her large-scale… Read More.

Beth F

Art Selection for Interiors

As an Interior Designer I often get asked by clients “what should I select for my walls, they are so bare?” It’s personal Artwork is so personal with the style,… Read More.

Jessica T