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Posts filed under 'Products'

Thu 10.3.

Umami by Kompaniet / Sofia Almqvist (SE)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 10.03.2016 - Tagged as: ,

Umami by Kompaniet / Sofia Almqvist, photo: Petter Brandt

Umami by Kompaniet / Sofia Almqvist, photo: Petter Brandt

Through new, exciting physical objects I want to stimulate and encourage people to return to sitting down during meals. Through my own examinations and by drawing inspiration from other cultures, I want to create a place in the home that is inviting and which offers and reminds you of the meal as a moment unto itself. (text by Kompaniet / Sofia Almqvist)

 

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Mon 7.3.

The Enlightenment

Posted by Walter Phillips on 07.03.2016 - Tagged as: ,

The happiest days of your life (allegedly): with its blackboard-like finish, In-es.artdesign's Matt series evokes memories of one's time back in the classroom

The happiest days of your life (allegedly): with its blackboard-like finish, In-es.artdesign’s Matt series evokes memories of one’s time back in the classroom

Somewhere between pop culture, childhood memory and philosophy lies In-es.artdesign, whose highly sculptural lighting products – as the brand name would suggest – are as functional in design terms as they are expressive as art pieces. (by Giovanna Dunmall)

 

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Tue 1.3.

Architonic TOP 20 Lighting Brands 2015

Posted by Walter Phillips on 01.03.2016 - Tagged as: ,

10 of the Architonic TOP 20 Lighting Brands 2015

10 of the Architonic TOP 20 Lighting Brands 2015

On the occasion of the Light+Building 2016 in Frankfurt, taking place from March 13-18th, we are following up with Architonic’s ranking of the Top Brands – this time drawing special attention to the big hitters when it comes to Lighting Brands.

 

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Mon 29.2.

The Revenant

Posted by Walter Phillips on 29.02.2016 - Tagged as: ,

Respected German manufacturer VS completes the circle by introducing a considered edit of Richard Neutra's classic furniture designs into the architect's 1964 Haus Rang (Königstein im Taunus, Germany) for the first time

Respected German manufacturer VS completes the circle by introducing a considered edit of Richard Neutra’s classic furniture designs into the architect’s 1964 Haus Rang (Königstein im Taunus, Germany) for the first time

Hear the name RICHARD NEUTRA and you’d be forgiven for thinking first and foremost of the legendary Austrian-American architect’s sun-kissed Californian villas. But, as premium German furniture manufacturer VS highlights through a unique staging, Europe provided fertile creative ground for his pioneering work, too. (by Simon Keane-Cowell)

 

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Thu 18.2.

Modern Talking

Posted by Walter Phillips on 18.02.2016 - Tagged as: , ,

Stick System shelving wears its construction well, the tubular framework reminiscent of functional Bauhaus industrial design.

Stick System shelving wears its construction well, the tubular framework reminiscent of functional Bauhaus industrial design.

Having established itself, through its collaboration with an impressive international cohort of designers, as a premium accessories brand, MENU’s highly considered, new Modernism Reimagined collection successfully positions the high-end Danish manufacturer as a serious player in the lighting and furniture markets, too. (by Bethan Ryder)

 

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Wed 17.2.

The Living Kitchen

Posted by Walter Phillips on 17.02.2016 - Tagged as: ,

The Living Kitchen Responding to and helping shape the way we increasingly live in our kitchens, as opposed to viewing them as purely utilitarian spaces – the game-changing Frames by Franke total kitchen system

Responding to and helping shape the way we increasingly live in our kitchens, as opposed to viewing them as purely utilitarian spaces – the game-changing Frames by Franke total kitchen system

When premium kitchen brand FRANKE KITCHEN SYSTEMS decided to develop Frames by Franke, the market’s first-ever total product line, they didn’t skimp on quality or performance. Things are definitely cooking. (by Simon Keane-Cowell)

 

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Mon 25.1.

Coming Full Circle

Posted by Walter Phillips on 25.01.2016 - Tagged as: ,

An art-like display highlights the natural visual characteristics of – and differences between – the individual panels

An art-like display highlights the natural visual characteristics of – and differences between – the individual panels

Suspended ceilings made of mineral fibre-panels traditionally finish their life cycle on the rubbish tip. However, mineral-tile producer and market leader OWA, based in Amorbach, Germany, has developed a process for reclaiming and completely recycling old panels. (by Ulrich Büttner)

 

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Ceramica Flaminia’s elegant floating Link, installed with the goclean flush system. The company is committed to a clean, almost minimalist aesthetic in its designs

Ceramica Flaminia’s elegant floating Link, installed with the goclean flush system. The company is committed to a clean, almost minimalist aesthetic in its designs

In Italy, the design of a bathroom and its fixtures is an art. But the luxury Italian sanitaryware producer CERAMICA FLAMINIA combines both design and performance, working with many of the world’s greatest creative talents including Nendo, Jasper Morrison, and Giulio Cappellini. Its new flushing system, goclean, revolutionises both the aesthetics and function of its pieces. (by Lachlan Anderson-Frank)

 

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