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Behind the green door: Oslo Architecture Triennial by Rotor

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ENDESA Pavilion a self-sufficient solar prototype installed at the Marina Dock, for International BCN Smart City Congress; photo Adria Goula

ENDESA Pavilion a self-sufficient solar prototype installed at the Marina Dock, for International BCN Smart City Congress; photo Adria Goula

“Sustainability” is a deflated term that includes everything and nothing. Its repeated use, almost ad nauseam, does not seem to have served it well. What is left behind is an empty shell, which is difficult to take seriously. (by Valentina Ciuffi)

 

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Architonic Newsletter 02.2014

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Christoph Goechnahts’s prize-winning, multifunctional ‘Ordnungshalber’ storage system pays homage to the 19th-century Shaker custom of wall-mounted peg rails

Christoph Goechnahts’s prize-winning, multifunctional ‘Ordnungshalber’ storage system pays homage to the 19th-century Shaker custom of wall-mounted peg rails

During recent years more and more products and concepts have been appearing which interact with walls and accordingly permit a more flexible and efficient approach to the distribution of space. We’ve taken a closer look at these products and concepts, and now report on a range of ideas for merging furniture with walls and their sources of inspiration.

 

Here’s what you’ll find in our February Newsletter:

 

Lean On Me: wall-supported furniture and lighting
Architonic Photo Tours: Maison&Objet Paris and Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair 2014
More Articles from Architonic ‘News &Trends’
Inspiring Search Results N° 26: Freestanding wardrobes
Inspiring Spaces N° 18: Drawings
Architecture and Design Projects on Architonic

 

Architonic’s newsletter for February 2014 can be read (and subscribed to) here.

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