Posts tagged as 'Art Basel'

Spring/Summer Dining Table by Valentin Löllmann

Spring/Summer dining table detail by Valentin Löllmann

Created for a solo exhibition at Design Miami/Basel 2014, Valentin Löllmann’s ‘Spring/Summer, Fall/Winter’ collections explore the boundaries of materials, texture and form for a series of works that “get as close as possible to authenticity”.



While the big money might traipse the halls of Art Basel each year, those who like to stay ahead of the game head for the Swiss city’s Liste art fair, which, running concurrently with its higher-profile counterpart, showcases the work of some of the best young artists around.

Architonic asked young, Zurich-based art historian and curator Larkin Erdmann (accompanied by camera man Timothy Standring) to report from the latest edition of Liste (now in its 16th year), inviting him to make a personal selection of the most compelling work on show. The resulting film features three galleries, whose exhibits all form a physical or conceptual dialogue in some way or other with architecture or design. Well, we are Architonic after all. (more…)

GlassLab, © Corning Museum of Glass

Vitra Design Museum invited Corning Museum of Glass to provide GlassLab on the Vitra campus during this year’s Art Basel. International designers such as Max Lamb, Sigga Heimis, Atelier Oi, Wendell Castle, Tomas Libertiny and Jeff Zimmerman will present design performances together with the museum’s highly skilled glasblowers live on an open air stage each day.

GlassLab, © Corning Museum of Glass

GlassLab, © Corning Museum of Glass

Get the GlassLab schedule here

to the Vitra Design Museum website

to the Corning Museum of Glass website

For technical support contact Alfred Giolai Corning Museum of Glass: GlassLab at Vitra Design Museum