David Clark

Design Editor and Curator

David Clark is one of Australia’s most influential design commentators. As Editor-in-Chief of Vogue Living Australia (2003 – 2012) he helped to define an era in Australian residential interior design. In this role he elevated the publication to a globally respected brand and nurtured and promoted many Australian designers.

David holds a Bachelor of Design Studies (Architecture) and a Bachelor of Commerce, both from the University of Queensland.

Over 30 years in the design industry he has worked in the textiles trade, in architecture and interior design, in marketing and communications, publishing and curating.

As Design and Deputy Editor of Belle magazine, and then as Editor in Chief of Vogue Living, David established himself as an authoritative voice in his field. In 2012 he was International Editorial Consultant to Condé Nast for the launch of AD China.

David is sought after for high-level input and advice to the Australian interior design industry. He consults to cultural institutions, design business and private clients. He speaks regularly at industry events, writes for design publications, curates exhibitions and advocates for Australian design.