'Wave', Makro's single-block, high-quality-acrylic under-mount bath – available in three sizes – is incorporated into an expanded-polystyrene structure, allowing a myriad, project-specific design possibilities

‘Wave’, Makro’s single-block, high-quality-acrylic under-mount bath – available in three sizes – is incorporated into an expanded-polystyrene structure, allowing a myriad, project-specific design possibilities

Makro doesn’t do compromise. Its second-to-none bathroom concepts respond to the precise needs of its customers, providing the perfect solution for even the most demanding of architectural projects. (by Simon Keane-Cowell)

 

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Tub Chair by Hans Wegner for PP Mobler

Tub Chair by Hans Wegner for PP Mobler

For world renowned Danish furniture designer Hans Wegner‘s 100th Birthday Danish design brand PP Møbler will launch an exclusive new product (one of three) at Milan Design Week 2014 – the Tub chair.

 

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Mon 24.3.

‘Giro’ pendant lamp by Formfjord for Fabbian Illuminazione (IT)

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'Giro' pendant lamp by Formfjord for Fabbian Illuminazione

‘Giro’ pendant lamp by Formfjord for Fabbian Illuminazione

Berlin-based designers Formfjord use 32 thin steel rings in ‘Giro’, a lamp for Fabbian Illuminazione that encloses a large volume “but leaves it open and airy”.

 

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'Colorful Wind' window installation by Emmanuelle Moureaux, photo: Daisuke Shima /Nacasa & Partners

‘Colorful Wind’ window installation by Emmanuelle Moureaux, photo: Daisuke Shima /Nacasa & Partners

Emmanuelle Moureaux Architecture + Design have created an installation for Japanese casual wear designer, manufacturer and retailer Uniqlo for the launch of their 2014 spring line ‘Linen’.

 

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Sun 23.3.

Light+Building 2014 Preview: ‘Stereovision’ by LZF (ES)

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Escape pendant lamp from the Stereovision Collection by LZF

Escape pendant lamp by Ray Carver from the Stereovision Collection by LZF

Spanish lighting brand LZF is taking their ‘High Fidelity’ collection, launched last year, one step further this year with ‘Stereovision’, adding new colours and updating graphics inspired by the esthetics of the world of music of the 1950′s.

 

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Introversion isn’t something the Greeks have much time for. Particularly when it comes to design. Informed by a culture of sociability and dialogue, a cohort of export-focused Greek design manufacturers will be showing their quality products to a global audience at this year’s Salone Internazionale del Mobile in Milan, supported by the Interiors from Greece platform. (by Simon Keane-Cowell)

 

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Thu 20.3.

Light + Building 2014 Preview: Aqua Creations

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Zooid Diamond by Aqua Creations

Zooid Diamond by Aqua Creations

Modernist forms are combined with Aqua Creations’ Silk Lighting to create a jewel-like, geometric shape in the Zooid Diamond, a new suspended light to be shown at the Light + Building exhibition starting later this month.

 

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Foster + Partners: The Art of Architecture, photo: Globe Creative

Great Court at the British Museum by Foster + Partners, photo: Globe Creative

‘Foster + Partners: The Art of Architecture’ is a touring exhibition of the practice’s work arranged around the themes of infrastructure, high-rise, urban design, history and culture.

 

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