Council Chair Lounge by by Kasper Salto and Thomas Sigsgaard for Onecollection

Council Chair Lounge by Kasper Salto and Thomas Sigsgaard for Onecollection

Danish furniture brand Onecollection will be showing several novelties during Milan Design Week 2014 including the ‘Council Chair Lounge’, a lower and slightly tilted version of the original Council Chair designed by Kasper Salto and Thomas Sigsgaard for the Trusteeship Council Chamber at the U.N. Headquarters in New York.

 

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Architonic was in Frankfurt all week last week attending and participating in Light + Building, the world’s biggest trade fair for lighting and building. Our last Facebook photo gallery from this vast show is now up on Facebook. Part 12 of 12 photo galleries, all told we took 1,545 photos of the best designs at the exhibition, here are the last 169 images, enjoy!

 

> to Architonic Live in Frankfurt: Light + Building 2014, Part 12

Sun 6.4.

The Firestarters: Harrie Leenders

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Harrie Leenders company director Bart Leenders is wont to take off to such far-flung places as the northern wilds of Scandinavia and Canada, where back-to-basics living indulges his passion for fire

Harrie Leenders company director Bart Leenders is wont to take off to such far-flung places as the northern wilds of Scandinavia and Canada, where back-to-basics living indulges his passion for fire

What do you do if you love fire? Why, head up a fireplace manufacturer, of course. Bart Leenders, son of Harrie Leenders – founder of the eponymous Dutch woodburning-stove producer – knows a thing or two about combustion, heading off regularly into the wilderness to bring fire into the homes of his customers. (by Simon Keane-Cowell)

 

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Architonic was in Frankfurt all week to see the latest innovations and trends in lighting and building. The vast show that is Light + Building has yielded several Facebook photo galleries, here are three more from our fourth day at Messe Frankfurt, enjoy!

 

> to Architonic Live in Frankfurt: Light + Building 2014, Part 9

 

> to Architonic Live in Frankfurt: Light + Building 2014, Part 10

 

> to Architonic Live in Frankfurt: Light + Building 2014, Part 11

 

2LB House by Raphael Nussbaumer Architectes, photo: Lionel Henriod /mc2

2LB House by Raphael Nussbaumer Architectes, photo: Lionel Henriod /mc2

Raphael Nussbaumer Architectes has created a house on a sloping site located at the edge of a rural village in suburban Geneva, facing south towards Salève mountain which majestically overlooks the area.

 

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‘Top Girls’ vases by Maria Volokhova (DE)

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'Top Girls' vases by Maria Volokhova

‘Top Girls’ vase by Maria Volokhova

Maria Volokhova’s porcelain works not only re-interpret well-known art masterpieces, they are also functional, unusual, and joyful.

 

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Wed 2.4.

Architonic Live in Frankfurt: Light + Building 2014, Part 7 & 8

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Architonic is in Frankfurt this week to see the latest innovations and trends in lighting and building. Our intrepid team is combing through the exhibits of Light + Building and capturing the best design for viewing in our Facebook galleries. Here are two from our third day at the show, enjoy!

 

> to Architonic Live in Frankfurt: Light + Building 2014, Part 7

 

> to Architonic Live in Frankfurt: Light + Building 2014, Part 8

'Torei' side tables by Luca Nichetto for Cassina

‘Torei’ side tables by Luca Nichetto for Cassina

Italian design brand Cassina will be showing updated versions of Luca Nichetto’s ‘Torei’ side tables at Milan Design Week 2014.

 

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