Posts from January 2018

Thu 25.1.

Me and You Forever: Ambiente 2018

Posted by Walter Phillips on 25.01.2018 - Tagged as:

Me and You Forever: Ambiente 2018

Stilbüro Bora.Herke.Palmisano brings together the most important developments of the consumer goods industry in four theme-worlds. Catchy headings make for quick orientation

 

For over ten years now, the world’s biggest consumer-goods fair AMBIENTE has provided its visitors with a valuable overview of the latest trends and developments. This year, their new Business Matchmaking services allows you to establish relevant contacts before even you hit the ground.(text by Jasmin Jouhar)

 

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The Mod Apartment by Sergey Makhno Architects

Posted by Walter Phillips on 25.01.2018 - Tagged as:

The Mod Apartment by Sergey Makhno Architects

Photographer: Andrey Avdeenko

The interior was based on the essentialism. Sergey Makhno Architects were about to make the wisest possible investment of owners’ space and put not many, but only the right things. “In our design concept we had the pursuit of less and focused on the core needs, ” – says Sergey Makhno. (more…)

Wed 24.1.

Scholten & Baijings: Arita – Amsterdam

Posted by Walter Phillips on 24.01.2018 - Tagged as:

Scholten & Baijings: Arita – Amsterdam

Photo: © Scheltens & Abbenes

 

Partners in life and work, Stefan Scholtens and Carole Baijings are Amsterdam-based designers known around the world for their signature use of colour and patterning in collections that include textiles, ceramics, glass, furniture and lighting.(text by TLmag)

 

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Hotel Ballguthof by bergmeisterwolf

Posted by Walter Phillips on 24.01.2018 - Tagged as:

Hotel Ballguthof by bergmeisterwolf

Photographer: Gustav Willeit

 

Architecture as a symbol. A protruding wing in the entrance shows the way, a sweeping buckled roof of black concrete leads to the reception area on the inside, to the lounge, bar, and out to the landscape. The ceiling grid mirrors the new implants. An open floor plan with small boxes or dens provides an intimate atmosphere. In the landscape, a well-lit stairway serves as the link between the outdoor and indoor pools. The bronze monolith seemingly grows out of the ground, out of its depths, and at night becomes a light installation. (more…)

Tue 23.1.

Hangzhou Zhongshuge by Li Xiang

Posted by Walter Phillips on 23.01.2018 - Tagged as:

Hangzhou Zhongshuge by Li Xiang

Photographer: Shao Feng

 

After years of growth, Hangzhou Zhongshuge is always adhering to its initial desire to emerge as the most beautiful bookstore for readers, and constantly strives to work on the most culturally artistic bookstore, from learning how to walk, to live, to brave and to persevere. (more…)

Nur by Mantra

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Nur by Mantra

 

An illuminated line without beginning nor end, conforms this original lighting range. Designed by José Ignacio Ballester for mantra and based on the previous collection NUR; INFINITY is an effective lighting range, pure and minimalist, with its elegant lines in suspension. It is composed by several shapes and sizes, in ceiling, chandelier or table lamp. Constructed with a light and profiled in chrome, with polycarbonate mat diffuser, which allows to realize and adapt the curves, and turns. With two differentiating versions, one in silver combined with chrome, with led 3000k, for avant-garde and modern atmosphere. And the other, in brown oxide, with warm light 2800k, for classic or rustic ambient. (more…)

Design For Health: Flokk

Posted by Walter Phillips on 23.01.2018 - Tagged as: ,

Design For Health: Flokk

Photo: © Flokk

Scandinavia is a design trendsetter. The puristic appearance of products from Norway, Sweden and Denmark is the result of relaxed understatement and a clear design language. The Norwegian company Flokk is the market leader in the design, development and production of workplace furniture in Europe.(text by Detail)

 

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Global phenomenon: NEO/CRAFT’s Iris pendant light

Posted by Walter Phillips on 23.01.2018 - Tagged as:

Global phenomenon: NEO/CRAFT's Iris pendant light

Floating bubbles. In her installation in the toilet entry area at Berlin’s Wintergarten theatre, artist Fiona Bennett casts Iris in a purely aesthetic role. Here, a custom design invokes the magic of the spheres without their lighting function

 

Young Berlin-based designer Sebastian Scherer is never happy with the status quo of things. To achieve his creative visions, his company NEO/CRAFT pushes materials to the limit – and beyond.(text by Barbara Jahn-Rösel)

 

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