Designer, Founder @ The Stella Collective - Australia
British born Hana Hakim is an award-winning interior designer and the founder of The Stella Collective.
Sharpening her eye since childhood, her ability to infuse light and space into her work has led to commissions locally and internationally from elegant workspaces that embody wellbeing to Australia’s most prolific & iconic restaurants.
Framing these spaces and volumes with extreme precision her design is known to have a timeless quality that touches the human core.
‘My philosophy is to create goodness in this world Our environment, no matter where, whether it be a rocking hotel, hospitality venue, a workplace that embodies wellbeing or even a small village in the middle east, we create spaces that make people feel good. We design for love, truth, and fearlessness.”
A number of brands, restaurants, luxury retail houses, workspaces and private residences have been marked with the ‘Stella Seal of Loose Luxury ’ embodying Hana’s signature of elegant clean lines, light-filled tranquility & voluminous splendor.
The Stella Collective (est 2015) is Hana’s pride, joy and life’s work.
Her passion to breath life in to businesses with her team is unrivaled;
Each job, regardless of size, takes shape after a deep research period, delving into space, volumes, ambiance, context and history…And most importantly the clients narrative…
Hana is internationally recognized with distinctive design awards and numerous publications.
A unique mantra exists within the culture and company she has built in Stella.
Each project is a tribute to travel, opening your heart to adventure, memories and powerful story telling.
Among Hana’s most notable projects are Artedomus Sydney & Brisbane, Blacksmith, NSW, Memocorp Offices, Sydney, Hazel Restaurant, Melbourne , Redroaster, UK, The Kettle Black, Melbourne and custom residences for high-profile private clients.
Hana received her academic training in interior, graphic design and fine art at the Chelsea Collage Of Art And Design In London.