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Posts tagged as 'trends'

Thu 12.5.

Material Tendencies: Karim Rashid

Posted by Walter Phillips on 12.05.2016 - Tagged as: , ,

Karim Rashid - Photo © Architonic

Karim Rashid – Photo © Architonic

Whether it is a space, product, fashion item or an ornamentation, Karim Rashid’s work is very distinctive: an ultra-bright empire of colour and organic shapes.

 

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Thu 28.4.

Material Tendencies: Jasper Morrison

Posted by Walter Phillips on 28.04.2016 - Tagged as: , ,

Jasper Morrison - Photo © Architonic

Jasper Morrison – Photo © Architonic

Fresh back from Milan Design Week, with pockets full of news and valuable insights, we start off with this exclusive interview with Jasper Morrison. Continuing our series of articles on Material Tendencies, we spoke to the British designer who has worked across a wide range of materials during his contributions to the design industry over the past 30 years.

 

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Wed 6.4.

Material Tendencies: Michele de Lucchi

Posted by Walter Phillips on 06.04.2016 - Tagged as: , ,

Michele de Lucchi - Photo © Architonic

Michele de Lucchi – Photo © Architonic

The work of Italian architect and designer Michele de Lucchi reflects his enquiring mind and breadth of interest. His portfolio includes a number of private and public projects in the fields of architecture, technology, design and crafts. Architonic spoke with Michele de Lucchi at the recent Light + Building fair in Frankfurt to gain an insight into his architectural thinking and artistic sensibility for materials.

 

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Mon 28.3.

Material Tendencies: Doshi Levien

Posted by Walter Phillips on 28.03.2016 - Tagged as: , ,

Nipa Doshi and Jonathan Levien - Photo © Architonic

Nipa Doshi and Jonathan Levien – Photo © Architonic

The work of London-based design practice Doshi Levien celebrate a hybrid of different worlds, bringing together cultural diversity and showing the interplay between industrial design and traditional craftsmanship. Curious as ever to know about designers’ material choices, Architonic recently met up with Nipa Doshi and Jonathan Levien in Stockholm, where they presented ‘Material Interventions’ – a visual campaign for the new collection by Swedish flooring brand Bolon.

 

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Wed 2.3.

Material Tendencies: Front

Posted by Walter Phillips on 02.03.2016 - Tagged as: , ,

Sofia Lagerkvist and Anna Lindgren of Front - Photo © Architonic

Sofia Lagerkvist and Anna Lindgren of Front – Photo © Architonic

Swedish design duo Front realise their fantasies by creating design objects that are often surprising and somewhat irritating at first sight. Architonic met Sofia Lagerkvist and Anna Lindgren at the Stockholm Furniture and Light Fair 2016 to find out more about their passion for experimenting with different materials and discovering new technologies.

 

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Wed 24.2.

Material Tendencies: Edward Barber & Jay Osgerby

Posted by Walter Phillips on 24.02.2016 - Tagged as: , ,

Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby - Photo © Architonic

Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby – Photo © Architonic

Established in 1996, British design duo Barber & Osgerby have worked across a variety of disciplines, including industrial design, interiors, architecture and site-specific installations. Architonic recently met up with Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby at the Stockholm Furniture and Light Fair 2016. As this year’s Guest of Honour, they showcased their recent works in the context of a wintery installation.

 

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Ambiente 2016

Ambiente 2016

Architonic was in Frankfurt this week for Ambiente 2016, the world’s most important consumer goods trade fair. Here below are two Facebook photo galleries of the Design Plus Award winners and the Trends section at the exhibition.

 

> to Architonic at Ambiente 2016: Trends

 

> to Architonic at Ambiente 2016: Design Plus Award

Thu 28.1.

Material Tendencies: Eugeni Quitllet

Posted by Walter Phillips on 28.01.2016 - Tagged as: , ,

Eugeni Quitllet - Photo © Architonic

Eugeni Quitllet – Photo © Architonic

Describing himself as a ‘Disoñador’, a combination of the Spanish words designer and dreamer, Eugeni Quitllet likes to enter another dimension when designing objects and furniture. He believes that there should always be something magical in the object.

 

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