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Posts filed under 'Materials'

Fri 27.10.

Material Tendencies: Konstantin Grcic

Posted by Walter Phillips on 27.10.2017 - Tagged as:

Qualitative analysis is essential to identifying what materials are next and which will stand the test of time. Our team asked Konstantin Grcic among other leading Designers and architects what material they particularly favour right now. See the results

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Tue 24.10.

Material Tendencies: Todd Bracher

Posted by Walter Phillips on 24.10.2017 - Tagged as: ,

 

„From building a house to making a toothpick, with wood you can go to the extremes.“ Todd Bracher among other leading designers and architects rank their favourite materials.

 

Read full article on Designers’ Top 10 Materials 2017

 

Full interview with Todd Bracher on Architonic

Fri 20.10.

Material Tendencies: Alfredo Häberli

Posted by Walter Phillips on 20.10.2017 - Tagged as: ,

 

“Wood is one of the most fantastic materials ever. I like the natural patina that wood receives, being outdoors or indoors.“ Alfredo Häberli among other leading architects and designers rank their favourite materials.

 

Read full article on Designers’ Top 10 Materials 2017
Full interview with Alfredo Häberli on Architonic

Tue 17.10.

Material Tendencies: Morten Schmidt

Posted by Walter Phillips on 17.10.2017 - Tagged as: ,

 

“Timber will take a big turn, there is no doubt.“ Morten Schmidt of Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects among other leading architects and designers rank their favourite materials.

 

Read full article on Designers’ Top 10 Materials 2017

Full interview with Morten Schmidt on Architonic

Thu 5.10.

The Futurists: Pedrali

Posted by Walter Phillips on 05.10.2017 - Tagged as:

The Futurists: Pedrali

The opening of a dedicated wood-production facility in Manzano, Udine, ten years ago has helped Pedrali position as a leader in industrially produced furniture across a range of materials

 

A long-term investment in the latest production technologies, married with razor-sharp, optimised processes, has helped position Pedrali as a major international player in industrially produced, premium furniture. (text by Simon Keane-Cowell )

 

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Thu 9.3.

Future Fibres: Techtextil 2017

Posted by Walter Phillips on 09.03.2017 - Tagged as: ,

Future Fibres: Techtextil 2017

After 37 years in the elements, the 2,600-square-metre membrane roof of the “Nature Stage” in Elspe was replaced. The owner wanted to freshen up the colour; technically, the old roof was in excellent condition. Photos: Koch Membranen

From 9 to 12 May 2017, TECHTEXTIL in Frankfurt am Main will provide an overview of the current state of textile architecture as well as future developments in the field. (text by Ulrich Büttner )

 

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Tue 28.2.

When Beat met Lukas: FluidSolids

Posted by Walter Phillips on 28.02.2017 - Tagged as:

When Beat met Lukas: FluidSolids:

 

When Zurich-based FLUIDSOLIDS founder Beat Karrer met fellow Swiss Lukas Scherrer, owner of Californian design studio SHIBULERU, it was the start of a collaborative bromance that keeps on giving. (text by Simon Keane-Cowell )

 

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Fri 3.2.

Lithos Design: Design Made Of Stone

Posted by Walter Phillips on 03.02.2017 - Tagged as: ,

Lithos Design: Design Made Of Stone

© Lithos Design

Walls are increasingly included as a third design level in interior design. A space-creating illusion is playfully deployed and engendered through various materials. Both individual elements as well as complete wall coverings can be used for this. Lithos Design from Italy specialises in this, and is one of the first companies to transfer the concept of industrial design into the area of stone processing. (text by Detail)

 

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