Unwinding the Serpentine

Frida Escobedo discusses her design for this year's Serpentine Pavilion

Consciousness by Erez Nevi Pana

While the designer's salt-encrusted stools go on show at New York's Friedman Benda gallery, Anna Sansom questions their ingenuity

BUILDING DIGNITY

Mass Design Group speaks to DAMNº about the future of African architecture


Company News

Kvadrat joins forces with Febrik

Kvadrat has acquired a majority stake in Dutch textile company Febrik.

First printed inflatable material by BMW and MIT’s Self-Assembly Lab

At The Future Starts Here, V&A Museum, London

MINI LIVING – Built by All

Retrospective: MINI LIVING at Salone Del Mobile in 2016 and 2017 

Productivity

Jumbo’s chubby furniture “cherishes the childlike”

New York studio Jumbo has released a range of furniture and lighting solutions named Neotenic. Revealed during this year’s NYCXDesign festival – which took place throughout the month of May […]

Atelier lachaert dhanis applies visual trickery to furniture

Pieces of wood and old furniture are used by atelier lachaert dhanis to create ornate bronze-cast furniture.

Warm Nordic keeps the spirit of Hans Olsen alive

Warm Nordic has launched its latest design by Hans Olsen – the Fried Egg chair. Originally designed by Olsen in 1956, the chair features an asymmetric backrest with a circular […]

Helle Mardhal creates candy-coloured glass lamps

Danish designer Helle Mardahl drew upon her fond memories of visiting sweetshops as a child when creating this range of playful lamps.