Architonic Live in London: 100% Design, Designjunction 2014
The Architonic team was in London this week for the 2014 edition of the London Design Festival. Here’s a look at two popular exhibitions, 100% Design and Designjunction, in four Facebook photo galleries where we showcase lighting and furniture novelties from the top brands.
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Manufacturers shown include: Anne Kyyrö Quinn, BRABBU, BuzziSpace, Casala, Cosentino, Delightfull, designheure, Staron, Jung, Gira, Alpi, Glass Designs, Tisettanta, Turkishceramics, Elica
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Manufacturers shown include: Original BTC, EFG, EVOline, Faerid, Graypants, Kueng Sauna, NJ Lighting, Panoramah, Philip Watts, Pinch, Poggenpohl, Porcelanosa, Vitra, Wagner, Zucchetti
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Manufacturers shown include: Modus, Fritz Hansen, Vistosi, ON&ON, BlackBody, FontanaArte, Artemide, Design by Mai, sce, IO Kids Design, Lightyears, Stellar Works, string furniture
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Manufacturers shown include: Utopia and Utility, Original BTC, Serralunga, Ercol, H Furniture, Dare Studio, Atelier Areti, Innermost, Made In Ratio, Ligne Roset, Laufen, Capdell, Marset, Hem, Zanotta
‘Layer’ chair by Oliver Schick for Mitab
The legs of ‘Layer’, a chair design by Oliver Schick for Sweden’s Mitab, are fixed between an upper and a lower seat shell, a lightweight and durable sandwich structure for a chair inspired by a tower of stacked chairs.
ARITA 400project: Celebrating the 400-Year Anniversary of Arita
Commemorating the 400-year anniversary of Arita porcelain’s foundation, the ARITA 400project celebrates the traditions and techniques that have been refined over its long history in the town of its origin, Arita, in Saga Prefecture, Japan.
Naruse House by Kiyotoshi Mori & Natsuko Kawamura / MDS, photo: Masao Nishikawa
On undulating land on an irregular lot in a suburb of Tokyo, Kiyotoshi Mori & Natsuko Kawamura of MDS have created a house with walls at unexpected angles.
‘Solo Office’ by Office KGDVS
The Solo Houses project, a collection of villas in Spain by international architects, has unveiled ‘Solo Office’, a house designed by Belgium’s OFFICE Kersten Geers David Van Severen.
‘Kinoya’ restaurant by Jean de Lessard, photo: © Adrien Williams
A restaurant refurbishment in Montreal, Canada inserts a rough hewn wood box inside the former restaurant with a shape that “recalls an articulated snake” says the designer.
‘Apollo 8 CM’ light by Gaël Wuithier for Woodlabo
Gaël Wuithier’s ‘Apollo 8 CM’ light design is named for, and reminiscent of, the command module of the Apollo spacecraft, the first manned spacecraft to leave Earth orbit, reach the Earth’s Moon, orbit it and return safely to Earth.
‘Bottles’ Congress’ by Tiago do Vale Arquitectos, photo: Joao Morgado – Architecture Photography
‘Bottles’ Congress’ was the answer found by Tiago do Vale Arquitectos to the very particular challenges presented by a wine and spirits store in unique circumstances.