A Chat with String Furniture’s co-Founder
In 1949 Swedish publishing house Bonnier came up with an ingenious idea to encourage people to buy more books – they announced a competition asking for architects to design a […]
Sebastian Herkner shines at IMM
Typical at any big international furniture fair is an energy surrounding the work of a hyped designer. Buyers, clients, producers and the media hover, toast and celebrate the man-of-the-moment’s success; […]
Bas Princen. Image and Architecture
The photographer Bas Princen talks about his new series of works that question the accepted conventions of architectural photography.
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HYÈRES INTERNATIONAL DESIGN FESTIVAL/ ENTRY CALL
The private pools’ architecture
Is a pioneering fair exclusively gathering unique pieces and limited editions dedicated to contemporary collectible design, of the 21st century.
Design Display 06: Transience
Transience is the theme taken on by the current and sixth Design Display exhibition at the Autostadt in Wolfsburg. It focuses on the ecological challenges, for example, show that transience […]
Manifesto / Crafting a New Profession
A Manifesto by Stefano Micelli
Design professions are changing. While designers are shifting their professional core, adding the role of maker and sometimes distributor to the one of the creator, the artisans’ image and nature also assume new roles. Stefano Micelli has been writing extensively around this new asset in design-related jobs, suggesting opportunities for new industrial design scenarios. Can a new local digital craftsmanship be the key to a future diffused manufacturing prosperity?View All / Previous Manifesto