Highlights: The Official MID Launch

Held at Melbourne's ACCA, some of the top names in design joined the Indesign team to kick off MID16 in style, and to launch the new Indesign Magazine and Indesignlive.com. Special thanks to Emma Elizabeth of Local Design who created an event concept drawn from the cover of the new Indesign Magazine – Close-up of Japan, a stunning 1985 graphic  by one of the world’s most celebrated and prolific designers, Ikko Tanaka. Amongst the attendees were MID Ambassadors, Emma Telfer of Open House Melbourne, Adele Winteridge of Foolscap Studio and Heidi Smith of Gray Puksand. And to officially launch the event, Principal and Director at Woods Bagot Domenic Alvaro gave a brief keynote, highlighting Indesign’s importance in reflecting upon the Asia Pacific industry. Photography: Aleksandar Jason