Martillo Design is a Melbourne based design company working across commercial interiors, exhibitions, events and film. Led by Sarah Light, the team takes a collaborative approach to each project, bringing together their expertise in interior design, architecture, graphic design, set design and project management to deliver inspiring spaces for clients.

With over 20 years experience, Sarah has practiced both in Australia and overseas, working on a diverse range of projects including private residences, hospitality venues, workplace interiors, exhibitions, events and set design for major motion pictures.

Sarah is also a dedicated educator in the field of design and has taught at RMIT University, University of Melbourne and Swinburne University.

Sarah Light: Profile


US Art Directors Guild Award
Excellence in Production Design Feature Film Period or Fantasy Category
Baz Luhrmann’s “Moulin Rouge”

2009 Global Illuminations
National Breast Cancer Foundation Charity