Comic artist Vittorio Giardino’s latest designs for Tecnografica’s ‘Art Collections’ series of graphic wallpaper artworks deliver more than a powerful visual impact, they’re also sound-absorbing, waterproof and 100 per cent sustainable.
Qualitative analysis is essential to identifying what materials are next and which will stand the test of time. Our team asked Konstantin Grcic among other leading Designers and architects what material they particularly favour right now. See the results
“Wood is one of the most fantastic materials ever. I like the natural patina that wood receives, being outdoors or indoors.“ Alfredo Häberli among other leading architects and designers rank their favourite materials.
Posted by Walter Phillips on 05.10.2017 - Tagged as: Pedrali
The opening of a dedicated wood-production facility in Manzano, Udine, ten years ago has helped Pedrali position as a leader in industrially produced furniture across a range of materials
A long-term investment in the latest production technologies, married with razor-sharp, optimised processes, has helped position Pedrali as a major international player in industrially produced, premium furniture. (text by Simon Keane-Cowell )
After 37 years in the elements, the 2,600-square-metre membrane roof of the “Nature Stage” in Elspe was replaced. The owner wanted to freshen up the colour; technically, the old roof was in excellent condition. Photos: Koch Membranen
From 9 to 12 May 2017, TECHTEXTIL in Frankfurt am Main will provide an overview of the current state of textile architecture as well as future developments in the field. (text by Ulrich Büttner )