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Thu 26.11.

WorkOf x Architonic – Red Hook Studio Tours: Token

Posted by Walter Phillips on 26.11.2015 - Tagged as: , , ,

Token studio, photo: © Melissa Walbridge

Token studio, photo: © Melissa Walbridge

On the water’s edge a building that dates back to Civil War era has been split into smaller commercial and industrial spaces, one of which is occupied end to end by design studio TOKEN. Here, inside the centuries old façade their team of designers, fabricators and artists are working to “reimagine standard materials to create engaging, engineered objects.” (by Isaac Friedman-Heiman for WorkOf)

 

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Architonic Special Maison et Objet 11.2015

Posted by Walter Phillips on 26.11.2015 - Tagged as:

If it's January, it's MAISON&OBJET...

If it’s January, it’s MAISON&OBJET…

A long-established staple of the international design-fair calendar, now with various overseas editions, visitors to January 2016’s Paris outing of Maison&Objet – at the Paris-Nord Villepinte fairgrounds from 22 to 26 January – will be guaranteed inspiration by the cart load. With its expertly delivered blend of creativity, innovation and showcasing of both established and new design talent, it’s definitely one not to miss. À bientôt!

 

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Wed 25.11.

WorkOf x Architonic – Red Hook Studio Tours: Pelle

Posted by Walter Phillips on 25.11.2015 - Tagged as: , , ,

Photo: © Melissa Walbridge

Photo: © Melissa Walbridge

Since leaving their day jobs as architects to found their namesake studio, Jean and Oliver Pelle, turned what were once several smaller studios into a burgeoning company headquarters. With a singular design sensibility and a growing collection of furniture, lighting and products PELLE is a true testament to the importance of choosing the right partners. (by Isaac Friedman-Heiman for WorkOf)

 

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Hot Source

Posted by Walter Phillips on 25.11.2015 - Tagged as: , ,

Supported by a line of accessories that include shelving and heated towel rails, ‘Rift’ is ideal for specification in a range of spaces, including living rooms, bedrooms and bathrooms; photo: Max Zambelli

Supported by a line of accessories that include shelving and heated towel rails, ‘Rift’ is ideal for specification in a range of spaces, including living rooms, bedrooms and bathrooms; photo: Max Zambelli

Premium Italian radiator brand TUBES, known for its collaboration with big-name designers and its striking, sculptural products, turns the heat up once again with the launch of its new ‘RIFT’ radiator, the ultimate in customisation and flexible planning. (by Simon Keane-Cowell)

 

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Tue 24.11.

WorkOf x Architonic – Red Hook Studio Tours: DLV

Posted by Walter Phillips on 24.11.2015 - Tagged as: , , ,

DLV studio, photo: © Melissa Walbridge

DLV studio, photo: © Melissa Walbridge

In a light-filled atelier, surrounded by objects that inspire, Mark de la Vega runs DLV Designs. His studio is built on experience and fueled by art, history and the true value of luxury. (by Isaac Friedman-Heiman for WorkOf)

 

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The facade elements of the Danial Apartment by TDC Office in a former recreational area in Tehran reflect the history of the site in a special way. The facade recalls the trees and plants that once grew here

The facade elements of the Danial Apartment by TDC Office in a former recreational area in Tehran reflect the history of the site in a special way. The facade recalls the trees and plants that once grew here

The Western view of Iran has long been distorted. With the suspension of international sanctions, a spirit of optimism has taken hold of the country, including its architectural and design scene. In the first part of our new series ‘Architecture Iran’, we look at innovatively designed façades, whose dynamic compositions testify to a new self-confidence. (by Sophie Loschert)

 

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Mon 23.11.

99c Offices by Inhouse Brand Architects (ZA)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 23.11.2015 - Tagged as: ,

99c Offices by Inhouse Brand Architects, photo: Micky Hoyle

99c Offices by Inhouse Brand Architects, photo: Micky Hoyle

When Inhouse Brand Architects was approached to create the new Cape Town offices of top South African advertising agency 99c, its interior design team used the opportunity to produce an extraordinary, yet more efficient, work environment.

 

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Time Frame by Gen Atem and Miriam Bossard (CH)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 23.11.2015 - Tagged as: , , ,

Time Frame by Gen Atem and Miriam Bossard

Time Frame by Gen Atem and Miriam Bossard

The Center for Dentistry of the University of Zurich and the Fachstelle Kunst am Bau of the Building Department of the Canton of Zurich present artists Gen Atem and Miriam Bossard’s reinterpretation of the work “Train Time”.

 

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