ARCHIPRODUCTS | NEWS ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN News architecture and design on Archiproducts, the most powerful search engine for architecture and design products en ARCHIPRODUCTS | NEWS ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN Soft Wellbeing for Relaxing al fresco Ethimo presents at M&O a ‘new chapter’ in the story of Knit collection by Patrick Norguet<br /><br />10/01/2020 - On the occasion of Maison & Objet, Ethimo presentstwo new elements of Knit, the collection resulting from collaboration with Patrick Norguet in 2015. A comfortable sofa and a cosy armchair write a ‘new chapter’ in the story of a lounge and dining collection that is increasingly more complete and in constant evolution thanks to a desire to experiment with volumes, finishes and unusual fabrics, while preserving its outstanding, unmistakable features. ? These two new outdoor creations in fact respect the characteristic ‘genetic matrix’ of the wider collection, interpreted by the union of natural or pickled teak used for the structure with the woven rope of the seat. The ample proportions $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 10 Jan 2020 07:00:00 GMT Mass: Sculpture or Side Table? Northern with the Israeli talent Roee Magdassi<br /><br />10/01/2020 - With its practical shape and strong, graphic profile, Mass, designed by?Roee Magdassi for?Northern, blurs the boundaries between contemporary art and essential functionality. Crafted with the compact proportions of a side table, Mass also provides openings for storage and display of everyday items.? ? The new Mass side table is the one to watch – its sculptural silhouette looks interesting from every angle. ? The display spaces are open on both sides to enable light to pass through, creating a play of light and shadow. The design highlights the items placed inside it rather than hiding them, forming a practical combination of storage and display. But even without any objects $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 10 Jan 2020 06:00:00 GMT Linea Light Group at Light+Building 2020 The brand will showcase the transversality of its products through the Stilnovo and i-Léd collections<br /><br />10/01/2020 - Among the players of the next edition of Light+Building, the biennial exhibition?which takes place in Frankfurt from 8 to 13 March, the Treviso-based company Linea Light Group presents, within its exhibition space divided into two areas with a total surface area of 560 square meters, the transversality of its products through the Stilnovo and i-Léd collections in the Professional and Industrial product range. From the office environment with the most innovative solutions as far as Human Centric Lighting is concerned, to the museum sector with products designed to emphasise the works on display down to the smallest detail, up to the design of Stilnovo, the lighting brand that $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 10 Jan 2020 06:00:00 GMT Story Tales by WallPepper? The H2O and Acoustic Systems on show at Maison&Objet<br /><br />10/01/2020 - On occasion of the next edition of Maison&Objet, WallPepper? Group will present in Paris the latest wallpapers of the ?WallPepper? Smooth eco-TNT,?WallPepper? H2O and WallPepper? Acoustic collections, the tested and certified Systems to answer to every project needs, respecting the architecture of the environment. WallPepper? Smooth eco-TNT it’s ecological, free from PVC, based of natural materials as textile and cellulous fibers obtained, primarily, with agaves leaves. It certificated IMO/MED for the nautical sector and fire retardant in euro class B-s1,d0; It has a good mechanic resistance and is washable with a damp cloth and a common neutral soaps. WallPepper? Smooth eco-TNT $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 10 Jan 2020 05:50:00 GMT The “French Touch” in the Living Room DS-175: Patrick Norguet with de Sede at imm cologne<br /><br />10/01/2020 - As Audrey Hepburn once said about the French city of love: “Paris is always a good idea” – the city of love, of art,?of fashion. This epicenter is also home to Patrick Norguet’s creative workshop. The French designer belongs to the?generation who are making the “French touch” famous on the international stage: this unity of fashion and design is?manifested in his collaboration with haute-couture firms such as Dior, Lanvin or Guerlain. For de Sede, he perfected?the symbiosis of fashionable extravagance and creative excellence in DS-175 – or, as Norguet refers to his graceful?creation: ‘Very simple but very elegant and chic.’ In fact, it is a simple message that turns the sofa into $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 10 Jan 2020 00:00:00 GMT Corradi at Polyclose 2020 The brand presents a world premiere of Imago<br /><br />10/01/2020 - From 15 to 17 January, Flanders Expo in Ghent will see the international debut of Imago, the new structure created by?Corradi, dedicated to the private and contract sectors that want a new way of experiencing an unusual, immersive and elegant outdoor experience. ? The Corradi exhibition space - stand 1022 - will be dedicated to the exhibition of the?company's latest creation. Born from a new vision of the outdoor space, Imago is an outdoor structure with adjustable blades, conceived as an autonomous, malleable entity that within carries Corradi DNA made of experience, innovation, emotion and Italian design. ? Integration, flexibility, continuity: these are the principles $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 10 Jan 2020 00:00:00 GMT The 'Perfect Home' is Mediterranean MUT Design unveils ‘A la fresca’, the new concept of Das Haus 2020 at imm cologne<br /><br />09/01/2020 -With its installation in the Das Haus series, the Spanish design team MUT Design, as the Guest of Honour of imm cologne 2020, is designing a visionary living concept, in which the dissolution of boundaries of interiors, as well as their opening up toward nature are thematised, exclusively furnished for a life of both/and. ? Already the title of their design for Das Haus 2020: 'A la Fresca!' provides clues as to the direction in which the living concept of the Spanish design team MUT Design is moving: outwards. In the process, the international interiors show imm cologne 2020 this time once again plays host to a a highly architectural creation with the interpretation of the “Das $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 09 Jan 2020 07:00:00 GMT A New Season Called Outdoor. Lapalma at imm cologne Warm orange and dark red shades cover sofas, ottomans, upholstered armchairs and panels<br /><br />09/01/2020 - Lapalma will exhibit at imm cologne. Positioned in Hall 11 -?the so called Pure Atmosphere sector featuring evocative installations more than single products - Lapalma’s space is an invitation to discover some of the “design worlds” that the company has been exploring in the last few years, now including an even more eclectic outdoor version. ? “Lounge” for which the brand has created projects based on comfort and the utmost versatility, “Café” with Lapalma as a protagonist with its prestigious collection of tables, chairs and stools, and 'Home”, a contemporary home, which is open plan and features fluid spaces that require attractive and versatile solutions. These worlds open $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 09 Jan 2020 07:00:00 GMT Chromatic Charm, Infinite Tactual and Visual Sceneries Color Elements finishes by GSI<br /><br />09/01/2020 - From the depth of warm nuances to the the plastic shape of timeless white ceramics, through pastel hints and organic pigments. Nature, tradition and chromatic experimentation are the inspiration behind GSI’s latest collection. Always keeping to “Made in Italy”, GSI is a brand deep-seated in the historical ceramics district of Civita Castellana, perfectly integrated in a virtuous contest where traditional handicraft rhymes with innovative technology. ? Among the latest innovations, the new Kube X collection and the restyling of Pura, as well as the expansion of the color range of Color Elements. All solutions stand out for simplicity and rationality of design: sober forms strike $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 09 Jan 2020 06:00:00 GMT DIEMMEBI Debuts at imm cologne New products designed by Martin Ballendat and Basaglia + Rota Nodari <br /><br />09/01/2020 -?DIEMMEBI debuts at imm cologne 2020, the international furniture fair, which takes place every year in Cologne in which to see the latest innovations and identify new trends. The DIEMMEBI stand will be in Hall 3.1, inside Pure Editions, a dynamic format in which companies will present their visionary furniture and interior design concepts. A communication showcase for designers and companies which develop innovative materials and new applications. ? The bestselling products from the Urbantine collection will be exhibited over an area measuring 90 m2. The collection is an entire project which has grown over the years to become synonymous with outdoor life and everything required $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 09 Jan 2020 06:00:00 GMT Soft, Cozy, Versatile Nube velvet sofas warm every room<br /><br />09/01/2020 - Soft, silky, versatile, ribbed or smooth, velvet is a noble fabric that warms every room. The infinite varieties in which it is available make it one of the most appreciated fabrics, an emblem of richness and preciousness. Nube has chosen to cover some of its pieces with velvet because of that particularly elegant, sensual and welcoming touch that it can give to every room. Few fabrics like this caress our senses. ? The NUBE velvet pieces have a vintage and, at the same time, contemporary flavor. With its bright tones and warm silkiness, velvet has a great quality that has been appreciated for centuries by designers, artists and lovers of beauty in general: it fits perfectly $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 09 Jan 2020 06:00:00 GMT Sunlight – Anywhere, Anytime Hera presents the Sky Window at imm cologne<br /><br />09/01/2020 - Daylight has a huge impact on the well-being. The?Sky Window?by?Hera?brings sunshine everywhere and anytime! The daylight ambience is realized by the simulated and illuminated 3D sky. The app can be used to set the entire daily routine in a 24-hour rhythm, besides one can also choose between preset scenes and change the colour appearance from 2,500 K to 10,000 K. The luminous intensity is 3000 lux (600 x 600mm) and 4500 lux (600 x 1200mm) at a height of 3 meters. Due to the used Sunlike-LED, the colour rendering is Ra > 95, the same applies to the R9 value. Whether it is for private use in the kitchen and living room or for commercial use in offices, medical and nursing facilities, $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 09 Jan 2020 00:00:00 GMT [more] @ imm cologne Back to the 50ies with the HARRI collection<br /><br />08/01/2020 - There was a time when luxury was fascinatingly discreet, eccentric and elegant. That time was the 1950s. The HARRI collection by Peter Fehrentz for more?is at home in this period. The new elements of the collection will be presented at imm cologne. ? HARRI bar trolley Sustainable mobility by more. The drinks cabinet from the HARRI collection is a satisfying cocktail of solid walnut, a leather-covered metal top and filigree handles wound in leather. The noble leather cover gets an even more beautiful patina with every drink. Cheers.? ? ? HARRI Chiar Don’t call it a ‘bar stool’. HARRI looks back to the style of the ‘50s, and its owner leans back on the chair $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Wed, 08 Jan 2020 06:00:00 GMT Cotton, Silk and Himalayan Wool. cc-tapis at IMM and M&O New rugs by Mae Engelgeer, Cristina Celestino and Bethan Laura Wood<br /><br />08/01/2020 -?cc-tapis bursts into 2020 with the presentation of new creations and the extensions of existing collections by Mae Engelgeer, Cristina Celestino and Bethan Laura Wood. In particular, cc-tapis will participate at IMM and M&O exhibiting new undyed colors of the Bliss collection by Mae Engelgeer and the Super Fake Hot collection by Bethan Laura Wood, in Europe for the first time. Added to these are Plissé, the new design by Cristina Celestino, and Chand, a rug designed by the cc-tapis design lab, which will be presented exclusively at M&O. ? Bliss Natural For this new color-combination Mae Engelgeer accentuates the inherent beauty of natural materials. Created with completely $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Wed, 08 Jan 2020 06:00:00 GMT Pedrali Wears Classic Blue The colour of the year seen through the brand's collections<br /><br />08/01/2020 -?The Pedrali collections wear?Classic Blue, an iconic, classic and timeless color capable of evoking the intense shades of the twilight sky. Officially identified with the code 19-4052, the Pantone 2020 belongs to the range of cold tones and at the same time can be a warm, embracing and soft one. The products are extremely versatile and can give a touch of personality to the environment in which they are placed: the furniture in Classic Blue nuance creates a calm and relaxed atmosphere, without leaving out a touch of audacity. ? Jazz chair, which completes the homonymous collection characterized by harmony of shapes, ergonomics and elegance, conveys a feeling of delicateness $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Wed, 08 Jan 2020 06:00:00 GMT The Living Area According to Calligaris Sofas and armchairs on show at IMM Cologne<br /><br />08/01/2020 - Aesthetic research, stability, functionality and sustainability: Calligaris opens the new year offering its new products in Cologne on occasion of IMM. Particular attention is given to the living area with the new sofas and the new armchairs. ? The essential and modern CARRè sofa, with a delicate piping décor, comfortable and easily adaptable to any room; the QUEENS sofa, with a timeless elegance thanks to the traditional proportions and sartorial details; the QUADROTTA armchair with its minimal design and the 1950s charm, matching an essential metal frame with a tall and extremely comfortable seat; the elegant LE MARAIS, a very comfortable sofa, thanks to the soft seat and backrest $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Wed, 08 Jan 2020 06:00:00 GMT Focus: The Pleasure of Fire The new collection @ Maison & Objet 2020<br /><br />08/01/2020 - Focus?will showcase its contemporary fireplaces at this year’s Maison & Objet trade fair from 17 to 21 January in Paris (at the Villepinte exhibition centre). The French company will present its latest models embodying its unique blend of custom design and expertise ‘made in France’. Since its creation, Focus has been breaking new ground with its iconic style that unites bold innovation, performance and respect for the environment. ? New in 2020: the Curvifocus, adapted for public buildings All eyes converge on the world’s first concave fireplace, the Curvifocus gas fire, whose unique shape offers exceptional visibility of the fire. A balanced-flue fireplace, the Curvifocus $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Wed, 08 Jan 2020 00:00:00 GMT Midj at Maison&Objet On show Pippi, Clessidra, Marco Polo and Lea collections<br /><br />08/01/2020 - From the 17th to the 21st of January, Midj will be attending at Maison&Objet fair in Paris. The appointment will see the brand exhibit?the collections previewed during the 2019 Salone del Mobile:?Pippi,?Clessidra,?Marco Polo?and?Lea. ? Designed by designer Roberto Paoli, the new Pippi collection by Midj includes the chair, the armchair and two stools with different heights. Two curved metal tubes make up the original structure of the new Pippi chair, completely covered with a single covering of Vision fabric, lightly padded and bi-elastic that dresses the chair in a sartorial manner. An extremely versatile collection that can be customized thanks to the wide range of colors $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Wed, 08 Jan 2020 00:00:00 GMT Le Deun Luminaires with Caroline Luzi The new collection unveils at M&O 2020<br /><br />08/01/2020 - Le Deun Luminaires presents their first guest designer: architect Caroline LUZI with whom they have worked on many projects together before.? Based on Their established DNA the Belgian architect created a full range of new products. Le Deun presented a sneak peek of this capsule collection at the last edition of the international lighting exhibition EUROLUCE (Milan, April 2019) and this next edition of MAISON & OBJET they will proudly present the full range. PLI TRAY? ? Table lamp that can also serve as a change tray or a support to showcase objects in aluminum painted steel.? ? PLI BOOK? ? A smaller version of the PLI TRAY, this one also serves as a support to showcase $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Wed, 08 Jan 2020 00:00:00 GMT Light Up the Bedroom With Pin by Vibia From Tenerife to Stockholm. Three new hotels where light is the protagonist<br /><br />07/01/2020 - Designed by Ichiro Iwasaki for Vibia, the Pin collection is defined by a striking interplay of geometric forms. Lean lines pair with a bold, circular base and diminutive dome shade in a silhouette that recalls abstract symbols. Powered by an LED light source, its tips radiate a soft nimbus of light. ? Whether displayed individually or in customized combinations, Pin creates a stunning architectural statement with distinctly playful appeal. Read on for inspired applications of our Pin collection in premier European hotels. ? Surrounded by hundreds of olive trees in Puglia, Italy, Masseria Dagilupi hotel occupies one of the ancient fortified structures commonly found in $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 07 Jan 2020 06:00:00 GMT The Creative Centre Casalgrande Padana Doubles Up A new space dedicated to ceramics and architecture<br /><br />07/01/2020 -?The Creative Centre Casalgrande Padana doubles up, with the Creative Centre 2 joining the existing facility in the Casalgrande headquarters, allowing for a significant expansion of the showroom, ready to host the implementation of the range of ceramic solutions developed by the company. These facilities are essential for effectively showcasing the unique quality and variety of the range, and for engaging in dialogue focused on projects. ? The result is a new space of about 500 sq.m, where visitors can walk through perfectly recreated settings and appreciate the Casalgrande Padana collections. For example, the large Marmoker tiles that cover entire walls and kitchen islands $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 07 Jan 2020 06:00:00 GMT Draenert in New Facets New collection and innovations at imm cologne 2020<br /><br />07/01/2020 - Draenert?presents its new collection and innovations to the german audience during the upcoming imm cologne 2020 trade show. ? 1595 KALLISTO, design Alexia Mintsouli ? The designer’s love to the material natural stone can be felt quite clearly with the KALLISTO. The table side walls are integrated into the table top in such a way, that the connecting elements become a visual highlight which ensures optimum stability. The table top has been divided harmoniously into various stone sections. The opposing veining intensely works out the character of the natural stone. The next convivial meal with guests may come. ? 1224-II Adler 25 years and already an Icon! The dining $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 07 Jan 2020 00:00:00 GMT Brokis in Paris From the brand icons to the novelties @ M&O 2020<br /><br />07/01/2020 - Beginning January 17, attendees of MAISON&OBJET in Paris can visit the Czech lighting brand BROKIS and experience firsthand a unique combination of exclusive design, outstanding quality, and the remarkable craftsmanship of master Bohemian glassblowers. The BROKIS lighting exhibition is located at Hall 6 – Stand M38/O37. Dominating the exhibit is a special edition celebrating the introduction of the beloved Muffins collection ten years ago. MUFFINS 10-YEAR ANNIVERSARY was designed by Lucie Koldova & Dan Yeffet and features exotic wood such as mahogany, wenge, and palisander with optional gloss finish in combination with marble and glass of different colours. This special edition $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 07 Jan 2020 00:00:00 GMT The Significance of a Calm Acoustic Environment BAUX for the brand-new Wunggurrwill Dhurrung cultural centre<br /><br />07/01/2020 - In Wyndham Vale, Australia, the brand-new Wunggurrwill Dhurrung cultural centre recently opened its doors. The Swedish design brand BAUX made a critical contribution to the space, with the provision of acoustic Hexagon Tiles to enrich and enhance its interior environment. The centre’s mission is to serve as a place for gathering, learning, events, service provision, and Early Years education, where sound comes to play a significant role in establishing an environment for well-being. BAUX Hexagon Tiles were selected for the ceilings in the Early Years rooms for their calm, neutral tones, their textural richness and geometry, and their acoustic performance. In this place, the sky $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 07 Jan 2020 00:00:00 GMT Roy Lichtenstein-inspired Bathrooms Signs, materials and layerd colors: Marcante-Testa for Ex.t<br /><br />03/01/2020? - Brightly colored washbasins and bathroom furniture with a distinctive architectural appeal. For their new bathroom collection for Ex.t the duo Marcante-Testa employs the language of the American artis Roy Lichtenstein whose iconic pop-art serigraphs of the 60s and 70s give account of the story and culture of the United States. ? Featuring completely new and original aesthetic language, Frieze embodies perfectly the idea of the Ex.t bathroom: a modular, versatile and functional environment able to transform and renew itself. ? Inspired by 'entablatures' series by Roy Lichtenstein, the project is articulated through different levels of signs, materials and colors where the $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 03 Jan 2020 06:00:00 GMT Ndebele: A Tribute To Female African Art Sandra Figuerola for GAN<br /><br />03/01/2019 - NDEBELE is pictorial art and African culture, a tribute to the Ndebele people and to their female artistic tradition. This town in northern South Africa is known for the murals of geometric motifs and vibrant colours that decorate the outside of their houses, inspired by natural motifs that are symbolically depicted. The Ndebele women are in charge of creating the colourful artistic displays and they are the ones to hand down the culture of their people, generation to generation. ? Sandra Figuerola captures the artistic and cultural heritage of the Ndebele by creating a vibrant collection of rugs for GAN that stems from ethnical roots and reinterprets them from a western perspective. $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 03 Jan 2020 00:00:00 GMT Pedrali “Palace of Wonders” at Maison & Objet 2020 The collections of the Italian company on stage in Paris<br /><br />02/01/2020 - Pedrali takes part in the 25th edition of Maison & Objet in Paris from 17 to 21 January. The inspiration theme for 2020 is (Re) Generation and it is an invitation to look to the future and study the new consumer habits of younger generations. The #PedraliPalaceofWonders booth, designed by the Milan based architectural studio Calvi Brambilla, welcomes visitors at the entrance of Hall 6 in Today Signature (Stand J2-K1), the section dedicated to the interior design that combines originality and innovation. A contemporary setting with an elegant and minimal style, with real interiors in which the mood is defined by the products themselves. ? The stand covers a surface area of 160 $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 02 Jan 2020 06:00:00 GMT Antoniolupi Space Changes Its Look The restyling of the showroom by Calvi Brambilla <br /><br />02/01/2020 - The antoniolupi showroom changes its look: over 2,300 square meters of rooms, products, colors and music, where the difference between the bathroom, living and sleeping areas is barely perceptible, a choice strongly desired by the company that intends to emphasize the concept of total living. ? Andrea Lupi, CEO of antoniolupi, states: 'the restyling process which began some years ago, continues with elegance and design coherence. The most important change of this year was in the colors of the interior spaces where the support of Studio Calvi Brambilla was very important. We were able to mix many colors creating a coherent and very pleasant space'. ? Collaboration with $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 02 Jan 2020 06:00:00 GMT Green Furniture and New Pieces SCAB Design at Maison&Objet<br /><br />02/01/2020 -?SCAB Design confirms its participation in MAISON&OBJET 2020, Paris (Hall 6, Stand H58 – I57) taking advantage of the international audience to present many new products. First among them the GO GREEN series, chairs made of 60% from certified recycled plastic, obtained thanks to the use of energy generated from renewable sources, and in turn 100% recyclable. The first models available in the GO GREEN version will be Lisa technopolymer, Lady B, Ginevra, and Sai. ? A concrete environmentally-friendly commitment that limits waste combines with the search for furnishing solutions that respond to new geometry, so here is the new Lisa Lounge, Lisa Lounge Club and Lisa Lounge Filò. ? Three $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 02 Jan 2020 05:30:00 GMT Martin Ballendat + Diemmebi Cala, the stackable chair with a lattice-style structure<br /><br />02/01/2020 - Presented in May 2019, the Cala chair, designed by Martin Ballendat for Diemmebi, immediately received two important prizes awarded by a qualified panel of judges: the Iconic Awards and the Materialica Design + Technology Awards. ? Cala is a stackable chair for use in office and communal areas. The lattice-style structure not only avoids the build-up of dust, but also means that the seat and back rest can be slotted together without the use of screws. The design, based on injection moulded plastic parts, has also allowed simple transparent polypropylene to be used. ? Available in different colours, Cala is the ideal chair for use in a variety of different settings, from $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 02 Jan 2020 00:00:00 GMT Gradient Collection: Between Lights and Shades Luis Eslava for Kriskadecor<br /><br />02/01/2020 - In order to inspire interior designers, Kriskadecor has enhanced their pattern catalogue with Gradient Collection by Luis Eslava, a series of decorative designs influenced by the transitions that appear between two pure colors, between the lights and the shades or the grey tones that you can find between white and black. As a result, 8 variants with which to create very subtle space dividers, wallcoverings or any other design solution you can think of. ? These designs are ready to use, but they can also be a starting point when developing a project with aluminum links. Like everything in Kriskadecor, these patterns can be fully customized in size, design and color. In fact, they $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 02 Jan 2020 00:00:00 GMT Technology, Versatility and Sustainability Emu presents the 2020 news on show in Cologne and Paris<br /><br />31/12/2019 -?Also this year EMU will be present at the IMM events in Cologne and M&O in Paris with its 2020 new collections, young and functional design solutions, which arise from an increasingly future-oriented business approach. Result of a responsible and sustainable production, with low ecological impact, the New Entries 2020 are versatile, furnishings that definitively eliminate the boundaries between inside and outside, with bright colors and far from monochromaticity. ? The 2020 novelties include the Carousel collection, designed by Sebastian Herkner and consisting of dining armchair and lounge chair. It is an extremely original Industrial Design product, which perfectly matches any $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 31 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Dining Area by Frigerio Sobriety and attention to detail for chairs, tables and sideboards<br /><br />31/12/2019 -?Frigerio enriches the collection with projects and furnish elegant dining areas, different to each other aesthetically yet all sharing a contemporary projectual hallmark. Distinguishing feature: the slightly decorative style and the high quality of the materials enhanced by the tailoring manufacturing. It is an expression of two counterposed worlds, yet in perfect balance: industrial aptitude and craftsmanship, the two souls which define the essence of Frigerio. ? With an intense scenic presence, tables KENT drive the attention to its sculptural shape and its precious materials. The central monolitic wooden base is covered with metal patinated brass colour, while the top si $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 31 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Sophisticated Aesthetics and Sustainability HANDV?RK at imm cologne for the first time<br /><br />31/12/2019 - The Danish brand HANDV?RK will participate at IMM Cologne for the first time. Since 2016 where HANDV?RK was founded things have moved quickly for the autodidact designer Emil and his partner Kristian. The amount of interest in their brand was from the start overwhelming. Now, 3 years later, they are ready to expand their brand HANDV?RK into new markets. Already being present in 20+ countries there is a lot of experience working across borders, and now the time has come to Germany. HANDV?RK will bring design releases only to be introduced at IMM Cologne. ? Classic Design with Modern Philosophy HANDV?RK is much more than a business and really cares about and social responsibility $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 31 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Home Stories: 100 Years, 20 Visionary Interiors The major exhibition @ Vitra Design Museum<br /><br />31/12/2019 - Our homes are an expression of the way we live, they shape our everyday routines and fundamentally affect our well-being. With the major exhibition ?Home Stories: 100 Years, 20 Visionary Interiors? the Vitra Design Museum aims to reopen the conversation about the contemporary private interior and its evolution. In a captivating narrative leading visitors backwards in time, the exhibition will highlight important societal, political, uban, and technical shifts that have shaped the design and the use of the Western interior over the last 100 years. From current issues facing the domestic domain — such as the efficient use of dwindling urban space to the blurring of work-life boundaries $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 31 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Siro. Light in Balance The new Oluce table lamp designed by Marta Perla<br /><br />30/12/2019 - Marta Perla has designed Siro, the new Oluce semi-spherical table lamp with a disc at the front releasing in its interior an oblique light thanks to the slim LED light source. Seen from the front, Siro appears to consist of two two dimensional elements, giving the illusion of being perfectly balanced on a surface. ? It takes its name from the necessity, so typical of man, to search in celestial movements, possible links between one's own past and cosmic phenomena. Hence Siro, deriving from Sirius, the brightest white star in the night sky. ? Siro comes in two sizes and two finishes: satin bronze or satin gold, with the interior of the sphere in white, heightening the contrast $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 30 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Fluid Shapes Inspired by the Expanses of Sand Amura presents Isola, the new sofas and armchairs collection<br /><br />30/12/2019 -?Isola is the new Amura collection, result of the collaboration between the company, the London designer Lucy Kurrein and Heal's, one of the oldest and most prestigious furniture retailers in the world. ? Lucy, following the creative brief to develop a sofa with a round beauty, found inspiration in the natural landscapes of the solitary floating islands. The uninterrupted lines and the elegant silhouette recall the endless expanses of sand in the deserted islands. The voluptuous, sculptural form of Isola has a natural affinity with the body, and its organic lines fit perfectly in large and small spaces. Amura?on ARCHIPRODUCTS $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 30 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT A Kitchen Design Starts with the Colour Atelier by Abimis for a historic apartment in Vicenza<br /><br />30/12/2019 - Beauty, history and design are combined with sophisticated vintage features inside this large, charming and bright home, situated on the top floor of a historical, 19th century apartment block in the heart of this city in Italy’s Veneto region. The apartment was recently renovated by Studio Albanese. Right in the centre, an Atelier kitchen by Abimis. ? In this loft apartment, with its large, exposed beams that outline the ceilings, the kitchen is set among cosy, warm and friendly surroundings, despite this being an open-plan living area, creating an easy-going and relaxed atmosphere. ? Atelier, made from AISI 304 stainless steel, is a considerably large kitchen, stretching $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 30 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Poufomania Travels to Imm Cologne From the pool to the living room, bean bag are now dominating every space<br /><br />30/12/2019 - Poufomania’s sophisticated bean bag designs are now dominating indoors spaces as well as organised beaches, hotel pools and beach bars. Such a successful product could only produce a dynamic extroversion move, bringing Greek entrepreneurship to the forefront of European innovation. So, from the 13th to the 19th of January, Poufomania will be in imm cologne, Germany, the most important home furnishing exhibition in northern Europe, presenting its beloved indoor and outdoor bean bags to an international audience. ? The inner beauty, they say, is rarely accompanied by an equally impressive appearance. For Poufomania, however, this is just an arbitrary statement and the strongest $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 30 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Ply Succeed at The Best Of Year 2019 Awards The rug collection design by MUT for Gan<br /><br />27/12/2019 - The PLY collection?for GAN never ceases to amaze: after its introduction only a few months ago, its hypnotic geometry has already seduced professionals from all over the world with its peculiar design and originality. This is the reason why, the proposal created by Alberto Sánchez and Eduardo Villalón of MUT Design has risen as a winner in the fourteenth edition of The Best of Year (BoY) awards, organized by the prestigious magazine Interior Design, one of the most important publications in America. PLY has been selected as the best product of the year in the Residential Rugs/Carpets category. ? PLY is a collection of artisan spirit based on the repetition of organic forms $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 27 Dec 2019 07:00:00 GMT Ten Years of Dare Studio Celebrating the milestone with an edit of classic designs and new products<br /><br />27/12/2019 - Dare Studio is a British design company with a quintessential approach to craftsmanship. Established in 2009 by Sean Dare, the studio's work is classically timeless with a defined clean aesthetic. Each piece of furniture is crafted to the highest standards with carefully selected materials. ? Collaborating with a number of globally respected designers, Dare Studio designs and produces elegant furniture that is made to last. Using innovative techniques and working with experienced artisans, the studio’s body of work is truly exceptional. Indeed, Dare’s commitment to the highest standards has earned the studio four prestigious Design Guild Marks, awarded for excellence in British $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 27 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Steel Evokes the Bark of the Trees Alessi presents the new table lampof the iconic Bark collection<br /><br />27/12/2019 -Art and industry speak to each other in the project of the “Barklamp” table lamp by Michel Boucquillon & Donia Maaoui. The design highlights the processing of steel, the metal of choice for Alessi: the external diffuser is perforated retracing the motif that characterises the entire “Bark” series, inspired by the nature and bark of the trees surrounding Casa Boucquillon. ? “Barklamp is inspired by the magical play of shadows and moonlight that lies behind the vegetation. The idea - explains the designer - is to bring a relaxing luminosity into the room, in harmony with the mysterious rhythms of nature.' ? Produced in polished stainless steel and steel coloured opaque white, $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 27 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Ala: Architectural and Essential Shapes MisuraEmme tables collection designed by Ferruccio Laviani<br /><br />27/12/2019 -?From the confluence of the sartorial know-how of MisuraEmme and the distinctive trait of Ferruccio Laviani, stems the Ala table, outstanding protagonist of the dining area. Volumetric and material contrasts accentuate the refined aesthetic sensibility of the proposal, distinguished by versatile and essential architectural profiles. The top - available in an oblong or round version - is defined by a bevelled edge that reduces the perception of thickness. It appears suspended in space and ready to leave the ground thanks to its thin and delicate legs, which resemble airplane wings that also inspired its name. Its vaguely 50s look exudes timeless elegance and is enriched by a new $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 27 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT The warm atmosphere of EMU Lamps Luciole, Cone and Ivy warm up the outdoor spaces<br /><br />27/12/2019 -?Shapes of indoor memory that move to the outside.?Emu?presents?Luciole,?Cone?and?Ivy,?three collections of lamps that warm up the outdoor spaces. Luciole is the rechargeable outdoor lamp collection designed by Marco Merendi and Diego Vencato for EMU, available in multiple versions. The LED light is adjustable according to three degrees of intensity. On-off switch touch on the top of the lighting body. ? The Cone lamp collection, design Chiaramonte-Marin, is inspired by the elegant profile of the fifties lampshades, updated thanks to the wise use of modern materials. There are four variants: two floor lamps and 1 table lamp, all rechargeable, one suspension lamp and one arm $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 27 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Comfortable and Versatile Ogo unveils Lola G at Maison&Objet 2020<br /><br />27/12/2019 - Ogo will unveil a new product at Maison&Objet 2020: here you go, Lola G! ? Lola is a name which reflects the strength and character of this minimalist, versatile and unique piece. It is both indicated for casually decorated meeting rooms, as well as waiting rooms and play areas since its multiple colours allow a chromatic diversity that can fit into any ambiance and taste. ? Lola’s high quality fabric allows it to be used in outdoors areas like terraces, pubs or cinemas. Moreover, a specific material for the sector contract is available, which is also flame retardant thus guaranteeing Lola’s use in indoors’ areas such as hallways, exhibition areas/spaces... ? Lola $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 27 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Era: the balance of beauty Ceramica Cielo presents the collection with pure and light geometric lines<br /><br />24/12/2019 - Ceramica Cielo presents Era, the new bathroom furniture collection, designed by Luca Cimarra, which experiments with lines, shapes, volumes and colours, enhancing the best of the company's creativity, craftsmanship and know-how in ceramic processing. ? Pure geometric lines, comfort and lightness are the distinctive features of this collection with multiple vocations that offer intelligent and compact solutions to furnish the bathroom in a dynamic and versatile way, allowing the project to take on a new awareness. ? In the beginning there is always ceramic, characterised by dimensions, thicknesses, surfaces and new colours. The numerous interpretations that make up the $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 24 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT From Baltics to Cologne EMKO unveils its new collection at imm cologne 2020<br /><br />24/12/2019 - Carefully made in the Baltics, EMKO items are already appreciated worldwide – awarded with international design prizes as well as showcased at Europe's major design shows. What's more, new arrivals join the recent collection each season. All the seekers and creators of exciting design are welcome to visit EMKO at?Imm Cologne at Hall 3.1, Stand No. F-031 - to discover the recent additions or brainstorm some fresh design ideas over a cup of coffee. Take a look at some of the items from the upcoming display: ? CHAOS rug by Audron? Drungilait? The very best parties usually leave us with a mess and confetti on the floor. And like the great memories we get from such celebrations, $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 24 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT FLIP Shelf: Raw Architectural Design, Sculptiral Expression MUNK Collective presents new versions of the popular system @ imm cologne 2020<br /><br />24/12/20196 - MUNK Collective presents new versions of the popular FLIP Shelf designed by Copenhagen-based design-duo Hviid Damsbo, founded by architect Kevin Hviid and architect Mikkel Damsbo. This season's FLIP shelves come in MDF wood that amplifies the raw architectural design and sculptiral expression as a wall piece. ? The FLIP shelves are launched in smokey colors such as Red, Green, Raw and Black, all made in MDF to underline the transparent and transitional design. Due to the lightness of the construction, the FLIP invite people to interact with the furniture. ? The shelves can easily be flipped over from a vertical to a horizontal position which makes the possibilities for $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 24 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT The Warmth of Leather, the Rigor of Metal Jess @ imma cologne 2020<br /><br />24/12/2019 - Designers Jesse Visser, Robert Bronwasser and Studio Suolle, as well the design team of Jess, have in recent months developed new models for Jess called Jazz, Tray, Shuffle and Zipp. The model Zipp, designed by Jesse Visser, consists of a arm chair, a dining chair and a barstool. The design was inspired by the pure materials Jess is famous for and which have a nonchalant vibe. ? Amongst the new collection they are also very proud to present model Shuffle, the German Design Award and ICONIC Award winner! The ICONIC AWARDS for innovative interiors are not only about the best of the best in the furniture and interiors sector: they also provide a unique platform for the widely $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 24 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT MOKO Chair, an Intricate Weaving of Steel Tre product @ imm cologne 2020 <br /><br />24/12/2019 - Tre product expands its versatile collection of minimalist accessories and furniture items by showcasing one novelty from January 13 to 19 at IMM Cologne, Germany. The Polish label presents MOKO,?the new chair designed by Tomek Rygalik - Creative Director of tre product. ? MOKO Chair, design by Tomek Rygalik -?Poland Moko Chairs?are characterized by sophisticated metal structure supporting the 3-dimensional soft upholstered seat. The seat is surrounded and protected by a thin metal frame creating refined effect. Intricate weaving of steel rods makes visually light construction. The chair is available in a version with handles that make it easier to lift and get up from $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 24 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT 'Where I Belong' Heimtextil presents the design trends for 2020/2021<br /><br />23/12/2019 - Heimtextil will launch the new 2020/2021 trend season with the general theme WHERE I BELONG.? ? This season, Stijlinstituut Amsterdam is responsible for the Trend Space implementation at the upcoming international trade fair for home and contract textiles. Alongside Stijlinstituut Amsterdam, London-based studio FranklinTill and Danish agency SPOTT trends & business contributed to the 20/21 global forecast for perspective-related interior design.? ? For the annual international Trend Council, identity is an ever-present topic: part of a broader discussion on gender and cultural diversity, on tolerance and curiosity. Today, the self-identification process seems more complex $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 23 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Four Stories by Four Designers Chiara Andreatti, Analogia Project, David Lopez Quincoces and Ferruccio Laviani for Lema<br /><br />Chiara Andreatti, Andrea Mancuso - Analogia Project, David Lopez Quincoces and Ferruccio?Laviani are the designers who have designed the windows of the Lema flagship store in London, inaugurated?in 2015 at 183 King's Road in the heart of Chelsea. The first managed directly by the Company: 400 square meters?distributed on two storeys?designed by Piero Lissoni, conceived as a stage for the?main identities?of Lema: Casa and Contract.? ? Four unique stories, different in?appearance, expression of the peculiarities of their authors, all designers connected to the world of Lema, real installations that have animated throughout the year the windows facing King's Road, one of the trendiest shopping $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 23 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Design Innovation of Modular Settee Systems Prostoria's New Products at imm cologne 2020<br /><br />23/12/2019 -?At imm cologne 2020, Prostoria will launch two new modular sofas, Absent and After, each of them with a new aspect of innovation in this typology. Prostoria's new modular sofa ABSENT, designed by Numen/ForUse, is the culmination of the company's knowledge in exploring new levels of comfort. Unfolding as a fluid organic shape, Absent is designed for a body position in between sitting and lying down. ? It is designed as a modular system combining various backrest heights with different seat depths, while the soft pillow adds to the sofa’s ergonomics and particular sensual experience. Absent’s ergonomic design provides premium comfort and a fully customized lounging experience $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 23 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Scarlet Splendour + Marcantonio The Forest Chair, an homage to the dynamism and beauty of nature<br /><br />23/12/2019 - Luxe Indian design brand Scarlet Splendour has exclusively collaborated with Italian sculptor and designer Marcantonio Raimondi Malerba to create an extraordinary one of kind piece, ‘The Forest Chair’. This remarkable creation offers a glimpse of Scarlet Splendour’s newest collection ‘Forest’ with Marcantonio, which will be unveiled at Salone Del Mobile 2020. ? A sculptural wonder, ‘The Forest Chair’ draws on Marcantonio’s greatest inspiration: the dynamics and beauty of nature. He sees strong similarities between the natural world and our world; likening the growth of a tree to the expansion of a city and its streets. The spectacular piece has been designed as part of the 10chairs $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 23 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Offecct’s New Recruits Relish Future Challenges New collaboration to develop products with a high degree of innovation on the planet’s terms <br /><br />23/12/2019 - Since Offecct became a part of Norway-based corporation Flokk, the design-oriented company has been given new opportunities to evolve. The new setup was finalised in August this year, with Maria Olofsson Karemyr as Brand Manager and Tobias Str?lman as Design Lead. Together they will continue to develop products with a high degree of innovation on the planet’s terms. ? Tobias Str?lman has a background as an industrial designer and has previously worked on design and product development for kitchens and white goods. In his new role as Design Lead at Offecct, he will be focusing on developing new products in partnership with the company’s development department and external designers. $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 23 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Graphic Novels Illustrate the Work and Life of Achille Castiglioni His daughter Giovanna has published two books recounting the stories behind her father's iconic design<br /><br />20/12/2019 - “Objects must keep company”. This quote by Castiglioni makes us well understand his idea of design. Good design, in addition to being functional and aesthetically appealing, must be easy to use, comfortable. This means that objects acquire a familiarity, one more reason to love them. From the moment he set up his studio in Milan in 1944, with his brother Pier Giacomo, Achille Castiglioni set about taking ordinary things and transforming them into delightful solutions for everyday life. ? Giovanna e Achille Castiglioni? His daughter Giovanna has just published two flip books edited by Corraini dedicated to Achille Castiglioni as a father and great designer. Through illustrations $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 20 Dec 2019 08:00:00 GMT Extremis in a ‘Pretty Pink Fortress’ The new collection at imm cologne 2020<br /><br />20/12/2019 - Whenever Extremis communicates with the world, they don’t just talk furniture. At the 2020 IMM furniture fair in Cologne, it’s no different. On stage is their view on the future, as always in a fun, bright package with a meaningful message. Big city life… ? What will the future look like? According to the UN, +70% of the world population will live in urban areas by 2050. In this near future, what will make a city a desirable place to live in? Private spaces will continue to become smaller, therefor the creation of more shared public spaces will be necessary as an offset. Back in 1968 Ricardo Bofill designed the ‘Muralla Roja’ project in Calpe, Spain. The layout of this apartment $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 20 Dec 2019 07:00:00 GMT Step Up Your Imagination! Ferral launches DUO, a stepladders for glamor interiors<br /><br />20/12/2019 - "So how did you get here? I imagine for the same reasons as you: my owners are moving house and it was easier for them to leave me behind here.? My story is a little different. I was once a store ladder.?Wow, that’s amazing! Do people take ages fiddling with things before choosing what to buy? Tell me everything! It’s not that easy. They’re very ashamed of us and only get us out of the storeroom when the store is empty and no one is looking.?How sad! Everything changes and we’re hidden away under lock and key. Are we only born to be stepladders?" For a product traditionally associated with its lack of style and glamor, Ferral has developed a new concept for the market. $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 20 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT The New Living Divani Monobrand Store in Beijing Iconic and new pieces told through six complete ambiences<br /><br />20/12/2019 - On the year that marks the brand’s 50th anniversary and 30 years of collaboration with Piero Lissoni as Art Director, Living Divani reiterates its international success highlighting the importance of the Chinese market by opening a new monobrand store at Beijing’s Domus Tiandi mall, where the most prestigious Made in Italy design brands can be found. Held to introduce the community to this new business, Living Divani participates to the Grand Opening which unveils the Domus Tiandi Beijing Monobrand with Spanish designer David Lopez Quincoces as guest star and spokesperson of the style and refined elegance of the brand. This new Beijing Store offers an overview of the Italian $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 20 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Geometric, Sinuous, Inspired by the World of Art The Riva 1920 collection of stools<br /><br />20/19/2019 - squared shapes, curved lines, inspirations and contaminations from the world of art. The Riva 1920 stools?are real “must-have“ furnishings, that can characterize in highly exclusive manner your space. ? BUNGALOW STOOL - design by JAMIE DURIE Stool with structure in solid wood turned, assembled and sanded completely by hand. The seat is characterized by interwoven strips of leather or fabric. When in fabric these strips have a structural support inside. ? BARNEY SMALL & BIG - design by TERRY DWAN Stool with iron structure with seat upholstered in leather Utah. Available in two different heights. ? CLESSIDRA - design by MARIO BOTTA Stool made of a single $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 20 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Variety of styles and fun in furnishing KARE @ imm cologne 2020<br /><br />20/12/2019 - Whether it's tidy and modern, eccentric and opulent or natural and romantic, furnishing trends have never been as numerous and diverse as at the start of the 2020 international furniture fair season. At the same time the importance of our own home as a place for recharging our physical and mental batteries is growing.? ? Kare presents an extensive variety of styles and individual furnishing ideas with the mission to put fun into furnishing! With an infinite range of furniture, lighting and accessories and above all concrete, harmonious interior arrangements Kare offers creative interior solutions. Three new trends will be presented at imm cologne 2020: Masterpieces made to $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 20 Dec 2019 05:00:00 GMT Tonon Italia Unveils FLOWER-Chair The new collection at imm cologne 2020<br /><br />20/12/2019 - Tonon Italia unveils FLOWER-Chair at the upcoming imm cologne. ? The FLOWER-Chair, designed by Martin Ballendat, has, as the name indicates, a truly symbolic design. Universally applicable in the living and object area. Available in a version with a soft PU-surface, realized in the so called PU-moulding-process in numerous fresh colours; or same shape but soft padded, covered with fabrics and leather. ? The FLOWER-Chair has tapered metal legs, held by a frame which is entirely concealed in the shell; alternatively it is also available with a footcross, wooden legs or a skid base. Tonon Italia on $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 20 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Kundalini: Tribute to Nature The new Kushi Wood Edition made by wood of 'Violin's Forest'<br /><br />In the fall of 2018 one of the most violent storms ever devasted large areas of the Italian Alps. One of these areas, a magical place known as 'Violin's Forest', has provided for centuries the spruce wood employed to handcraft the celebrated Stradivari violins. ? Kundalini takes pride in making a small but significant difference, helping to recover and recycle part of the wood fell on the ground, otherwise destinated to be wasted. This is the idea behind Kushi Wood Edition: the certainty of believing in meaningful actions. The small and essential wooden skewer is now serving a noble eco-friendly cause, reminding us that we can draw inspiration from creativity and know how to reinvent ourselves. ? Kushi $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 19 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Focus Expand their Gas Fires Collections <br /><br />19/12/2019 - Since it was founded in 1968 Focus has always pushed the boundaries of innovation, both technical and aesthetic, whilst firmly committing to the highest environmental standards. Focus gas fires o?ers a constant and even heat output and high energy performance. Gas is a great alternative heat source. Focus always combine design with performance to create the very highest standard fireplaces and stoves. ? Focus has built its reputation on research and development and now includes 17 gas models in its catalogue. Focus gas fires emulate flames and the play of a real wood fire to an authentic degree while eliminating its disadvantages. All the gas fires in the Focus range are equipped $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 19 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Brown and Black, the Outdoor Classics of Gandiablasco Six collections in nineteen different shades to customize outdoor spaces <br /><br />19/12/2019 - GANDIABLASCO has a chromatic variety of up to 19 different shades and textures for its line of outdoor furniture. Therefore, the firm offers multiple customization options to furnish outdoor spaces out of the conventional. ? Among all its shades, the warm sand and bronze tones stand out, colors that are present in the most intimate surroundings and now also to be enjoyed in open-air spaces. GANDIABLASCO enhances these colors with the inclusion of browns and blacks, elegant and timeless colors that customize the terraces, gardens, or larger contract spaces, and which the firm proposes to combine with pink or wine-colored tones. The STACK, TEXTILE, FLAT, TIPI, DNA TEAK and DAYBED $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 19 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Emotions and Experiments, Extravagant and Expressive pulpo at imm cologne 2020<br /><br />18/12/2019 - The design label pulpo invites you on an imaginative journey at imm cologne 2020 and lets visitors discover a fine play with material, form and colour. ? The new brut shelf by French designer Ferréol Babin contrasts the lightness of glass with the monumentality of marble – reinforced by the raw, broken front edge of the marble shelves and the floating impression of its glass construction. ? The brut shelves demonstrate a meeting point between clean lines and rough edges. Simple in appearance, they play with materiality to present a series that is visually light and structurally grounded.?The brut shelves expose the unique ability of designer Ferréol Babin to mix material $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Wed, 18 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Pilkington Activ Suncool? Pro T A new dual coated glass, with self-cleaning, solar control and thermal insulation properties<br /><br />18/12/2019 - Pilkington Activ Suncool? Pro T, an innovative extension to the Pilkington Activ Suncool? range, introduces a new toughenable solution that can provide additional safety and mechanical strength performance to the glass. ? The new product helps glazing to stay clean while transmitting less of the sun’s energy into buildings ensuring a more comfortable environment all year round. It’s a high-performance solution particularly well-suited to atriums, facades and glass roofs in commercial buildings – areas that can be difficult to reach for cleaning and can contribute to overheating. It’s also a low-emissivity product with a Ug value of just 1.0 W/m2K. ? Two levels of solar $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Wed, 18 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT YO2 @ Maison&Objet 2020 Cast Iron Sculptures, Wallpapers and Rugs<br /><br />18/12/2019 - YO2 will be participating in Maison&Objet in January 2020 edition. Placed on the red carpet of Signature Hall 6 Booth P60. A fairytale like booth will be designed to accommodate the Brands newest designs in Wallpapers, Rugs, Cast Iron planters and tables as a new product. ? No less than 10 new wallpaper collections on our new developed Embody Stark vinyl and Grain Loaded textile qualities. New area Rugs collections using our Chromojet printer for beautiful color through the mixture of 16 basic shades with 76 dpi reproduction for an unlimited color Synthesis.We will be presenting our newest 3230 Luxury quality for the first time in Paris. ? The Unique cast iron monumental $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Wed, 18 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT LYX: Redeemable & Reusable Dust Covers to Reduce Environmental Impact <br /><br />18/12/2019 - LYX is concerned about our impact on the environment since 2013, and they have been committed to an eco-responsible approach. ? For 2020, they continue their commitment in supporting a zero-waste initiative, by creating dust covers in French linen that are fully REDEEMABLE & REUSABLE. ? Protecting the lamps during their journey, the linen textile packaging is reused for the shipment. ? Their objectives: to progressively eliminate the use of plastic in our activity, to support alternatives, including the reuse of packaging, to promote local know-how. LYX-luminaires on ARCHIPRODUCTS $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Wed, 18 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Peace, Dynamism, Nature HEYMAT at imm cologne 2020<br /><br />17/12/2019 -?With the vision to offer industrial level quality floor mats with Scandinavian design, partners Sonja Dj?nne and Thoralf Lian founded the Mo i Rana, Norway based label Heymat in 2015. This vision now brings the innovative family business to Germany; Heymat will be presenting its versatile floor mats for the first time at the imm cologne 2020 (Hall 3.2, Stand F-050).? "Design can and should always be sustainable – that's why we have created floor mats that combine quality, design, and sustainability in a particularly beautiful way. Our goal is for our customers to be able to use the design floor mats for many years to come – and with a clear conscience." Sonja Dj?nne, CEO Heymat HEYMAT+: $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 17 Dec 2019 08:00:00 GMT Ceramica Cielo opens the first 'Shop-in-Shop' in London The C. P. Hart setting the 'best of' of the brand<br /><br />17/12/2019 - After opening their new flagship store in the SoHo district of New York last October, Ceramica Cielo continues its path of internationalisation by opening in London with their first “Shop-in-Shop” in an exceptional location: C.P. Hart, the most exclusive and prestigious showcase for bathroom furnishings in the British capital. ? In this excellent setting, located in Waterloo in the heart of the city, Ceramica Cielo exhibits the 'best of' from its vast range of collections, allowing the public to discover the extraordinary world of handmade ceramics in Italy through unique material and chromatic affinities. ? The showroom expresses, in 70 square metres of exclusively dedicated $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 17 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT The 'Texture & Colors' Table by Alessi Double bowls by Donato D’Urbino - Paolo Lomazzi and Moiré tray by Marcel Wanders worked 'in grains'<br /><br />17/12/2019 - The “Texture & Colors” series, launched by?Alessi in 2018, is inspired by the ancient goldsmith technique of Etruscan granulation. In 2019, a warm shade of red and a deep black are the finishes of a further group of table accessories: the double-walled “Double” bowls by Donato D’Urbino - Paolo Lomazzi and the rectangular “Moiré” tray by Marcel Wanders. ? The granulation effect is obtained through a cold coining process. The grains are arranged on the metal surface in a geometric sequence generated by the Fibonacci sequence. The result is a texture with a harmonious layout that interacts with light, giving the metal a sort of skin capable of enhancing the pure lines of objects. Made $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 17 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT The design of Antrax IT in Classic Blue T Tower, Android and Teso dress the Pantone 2020<br /><br />17/12/2019 - There are over 200 colours proposed in the catalog and among these could certainly not be absent the Classic Blue. From gray palettes to chrome plating, from pastels to bright gradations, up to cobalt blue - emblematic Pantone 2020 -, Antrax IT radiators T Tower,?Serie T,?Android,?Teso,?Tubone?acquire a different image depending on the finishing, becoming sculptures or iconic and vivid objects. ? T Tower is the first free-standing radiator by Antrax IT, conceived by Matteo Thun & Antonio Rodriguez, included in the selection of ADI Design Index 2019. It is configured as a 100% recyclable aluminium profile bar in the 170x14x22cm size and is proposed running on water or electricity. $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 17 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT CTO Lighting, from K?ln to Paris CTO Lighting at IMM Cologne and Maison&Objet 2020<br /><br />17/12/2019 - British luxury brand CTO Lighting is returning to Maison&Objet and IMM Cologne in January 2020.? As founder and Creative director, Chris Turner explains “We are looking forward to returning to Maison et Objet, it is a vibrant show that is at the heart of decorative interior design. We have established some renowned global contacts and firm friends amongst our clients who regularly visit our exhibition. Our profile has grown immeasurably in France and beyond as a result of exhibiting. And It is very exciting for us to be returning IMM Cologne and to consolidate CTO presence in Germany. We are regular visitors to the show and hold it in high regard. Both shows are highlights of $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 17 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Pop Goes the Bubble PELLE unveils a collection celebrating 11 years of Pop-Inspired Bubble Chandeliers<br /><br />17/12/2019 - PELLE introduces “Pop Goes The Bubble”, a collection celebrating 11 years of the studio’s first and best-known design, the Bubble Chandelier, with 11 unique pop-inspired editions available for purchase beginning December 9th. In the spirit of the holiday season, PELLE will donate 25% of all “Pop Goes The Bubble” net profit to Holy Apostles Soup Kitchen, a non-profit organization serving over 1,000 meals every weekday to homeless and underprivileged residents from the studio’s local neighborhood and greater NYC.? First conceived 11 years ago, in November 2008, the Bubble Chandelier has since grown to encompass a line of 11 standard types that range in size and composition including $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 17 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Togetherness – Contemporary Elegance and Communicative Gatherings The new upholstered chair 520 by Marco Dessí for Thonet<br /><br />16/12/2019 - Getting together, sitting together, celebrating life and its pleasures: that’s what Thonet and its timelessly beautiful seating furniture have embodied for 200 years. Now, inspired by the Café Thonet concept, Vienna-based designer Marco Dessí has created a contemporary interpretation of that heritage in the form of the modern upholstered chair no. 520, which will be presented for the first time at imm cologne 2020.? ? Thanks to the different versions available, it’s the perfect chair for multiple use, not only at the dining table: besides combining excellent seating comfort with a pleasantly light look and surprisingly light weight, it radiates a poised elegance that echoes $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 16 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT 'The essence of wood. Architectural purity' Porro home presented at Salone del Mobile Milano.Shanghai<br /><br />16/12/2019 - For the 4th consecutive year Porro has participated at the Salone del Mobile Milano.Shanghai. Among the most famous brands of contemporary furniture, sought-after in Asia especially for its refined selection of 20 woods and for its exclusive system of Storage wardrobes and dressing rooms, Porro can rely on a widespread distribution network in China, thanks to its flagship showrooms in Shanghai and Beijing, its dealers in Hangzhou, Xiamen, Jiangsu, the large dedicated area in the Suzhou design hub and the new single-brand store which is about to open in Changzhou. ? In a walk through architectural systems and refined collections, Porro gradually reveals its 'idea of home”: a world $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 16 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT What Attracts you to Designing Coffee Shops? Cameron Fry of Liqui Group talks about designing coffee shops and understanding the business of coffee<br /><br />16/12/2019 - Speciality coffee is big business, requiring the dedication of many people: from the coffee farmer to the green coffee buyer, the roaster to the barista, and of course, the consumer. As an industry, its scale is entirely diverse. You will find speciality coffee in demand in regions across the world, ranging from small independent cafes to global corporations. Understanding the business of coffee requires a huge commitment, one that involves comprehending the lifecycle of a coffee bean, including how coffee is served and where it is served. As such, design plays a key role in the coffee industry. One company that truly understands the industry—from business to design to consuming $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 16 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Breeze by Chiaramonte-Marin Emu presents a new versatile collection<br /><br />16/12/2019 - Among the new 2020 proposals,?EMU?presents Breeze collection?designed by Chiaramonte-Marin.?It is versatile and perfect for every environment, also because you can stack up to eight pieces. The aluminium frame and the technical fabric fixed onto the backrest result in a lightweight design which is extremely resistant, reminding us spontaneously of relaxing and convivial rooms, focused on comfort and functionality. EMU Group on ARCHIPRODUCTS $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 16 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT How to Create More Pleasant Workspaces Dickson's suggestions<br /><br />16/12/2019 - Many employees spend a lot of time in office environments. As we fill our homes with digital and material comforts, we need to make sure the gap between our private and professional lives does not negatively impact on our performance at work. To ensure greater employee satisfaction and productivity, companies therefore need to provide comfortable work environments where people feel a sense of well-being. How have offices changed over the years? The workspace has always been at the heart of every company – in fact, it’s essential to all production operations. But to keep pace with our changing business environment, technology and society, we need to transform this space. Compartmentalized $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 16 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT TonucciManifestoDesign Lands in Paris The collection at Maison&Objet 2020<br /><br />16/12/2019 - Imagining our perfect dream home where to relax and enjoy our everyday life. Discover how?TonucciManifestoDesign?collection can assume different declinations from their origins, by visit the stand at Maison&Objet in Paris, the furniture fair that, this year, will be dedicated to the latest creative trends in the home sector. ? STYLO, design by Enrico Tonucci ? Seductive leather desk: the structure and the top, easily demountable, give Stylo a distinctive dynamism so to be moved from an ambient to another yet preserving its own authentic uniqueness. ? BAO, BIG BAO, TALL BAO, design by Viola Tonucci ? The BAO pouf is made from a single leather hide that is folded $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 16 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT “It’s Logical to Work in Epicenter of Plywood History” Radis meets Michael Hilgers<br /><br />16/12/2019 - How furniture designers are getting good ideas? What does it take to be an attractive collab partner? Is there really space for design in nowadays minimalistic lifestyle?? Radis Furniture meets Michael Hilgers. A chat that tells the story of the collaboration between the German designer and the brand specialized in the processing of plywood.? ? Maris Vahter from Radis Furniture (MV): When Luther established a subsidiary in London, Venesta. Soon, Isokon, a furniture company founded in 1931 in cooperation with Venesta, has entered the history of modern design, which has been involved in product development for plywood furniture, producing plywood products in Estonia (Luterma factory $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 16 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Multiforme for the Restoration of the Galli Theater in Rimini 330 handmade lightings and a big classic chandelier illuminate the theater spaces<br /><br />16/12/2019 - In October 2018 the ‘Amintore Galli’ Theater of Rimini raises its red curtain again: after 75 years the place of great music returned to the city of Rimini and to the Rimini community. In the recent times the restoration of the Theater was a huge, complex work that lasted more than 5 years. It involved professionals and companies of excellence coordinated by the director of the works of the decorative apparatus, Prof. Francesco Amendolagine, a figure of national and international point of reference for the restoration of the decorative plastic apparatuses, former commissioner for the reconstruction of the La Fenice theater in Venice. Step by step, meeting after meeting not only $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 16 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT IMAGE’IN & STEELAB: Bespoke Planters that Fit Your Restaurant <br /><br />16/12/2019 - Nice pictures of restaurants that have recently been equipped with our IMAGE’IN fiber cement planters. Flower boxes made to measure in our workshop in Touraine. ? An aesthetic choice as well to mark the entrance of the establishment, to vegetate a facade or to border a terrace. Bespoke solutions to delimit spaces, or even to secure the space according to the exhibition of the restoration area. IMAGE’IN offers an unlimited choice of colors to adapt to the graphic chart of the restaurant. Customizable, we can engrave or sticker the name or logo of the establishment. The shapes and dimensions will also perfectly fit to the space layout : fine planters to limit clutter, high $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Sat, 14 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT This Is Not a Prize 2019 Shimabuku is the winner of the fourth edition of Mutina’s award<br /><br />13/12/2019 - Shimabuku (Kobe, Japan 1969) has been awarded the This Is Not a Prize 2019. ?This Is Not a Prize has reached its fourth edition and carries on Mutina’s aim to sustain contemporary languages and expressions with a formula that does not limit the artist, but opens the way for various forms of support: from an exhibition to a collaboration with an international institution, to a publication or the production of a new artwork.?? ? Shimabuku has been selected by a commission composed of Bart Van der Heide (curator and director, Museion Bolzano), Sarah Cosulich (curator, Mutina for Art), Barber & Osgerby (designers), Ambra Medda (design expert and journalist), and Massimo Orsini (CEO $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 13 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Tradition and Modernity for a Farmhouse Among the Green Hills of Treviso The Abimis Ego kitchen for the conversion project by the architect Giovanni Zanella<br /><br />13/12/2019 - A rustic exterior and contemporary interiors define this welcoming home in Fregona, which enjoys panoramic views and is just a stone’s throw from Vittorio Veneto. The two-storey building, dating back to the early 20th century, was originally used as a barn, housing animals on the ground floor and a hayloft on the first floor. Thanks to the conversion project by the architect Giovanni Zanella, the building has now been completely renovated, extended and transformed into a detached house which combines charming aesthetics with total functionality and a contemporary touch, offering all the creature comforts of a modern home. ? In fact, the restoration work was carried out keeping $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 13 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Flexform for a Park Avenue Penthouse The home project of a contemporary art collector signed Nebihe Cihan Studio<br /><br />13/12/2019 - Behind the doors of an exclusive address in the Big Apple lies the home of a passionate and wealthy connoisseur of modern art.?The totally user-friendly rooms were furnished with pieces from the extensive Flexform collection.? ? Among the impressive works in the penthouse collection are sculptures by British artists Sir Tony Cragg and Richard Deacon, paintings by Idris Khan and a neon installation by Welsh conceptual artist Cerith Wyn Evans. ? Pieces of such visual impact and artistic value call for a deliberate yet audacious hand at display. The interior design studio entrusted with the task – the renowned London based firm NEBIHE CIHAN STUDIO – came up with a minimalist $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 13 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Dvne Milano presents the new brand Alumina Bowls and plates made by iridescent and changeable aluminum<br /><br />13/12/2019 - An exclusive?capsule collection, made from iridescent, changeable material, which surprises and renews itself in relation to light: Alumina, the new brand of aluminum objects and forms, debuts with a line of decorative bowls and plates made with the exclusive aluminum of?DVNE Milano. An exclusive capsule collection, made from iridescent, changeable material, which surprises and renews itself in relation to light that consists of 2 flat and 2 deep plates, designed with a basic profile dedicated to enhancing the purity of action and functionality of the products.? ? Available in 4 shades - Natural, Inox, Champagne and Hazel - products of DVNE Milano capsule collection are versatile $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 13 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT New York City and Paris’ Premier Design Events Join Forces NYCXDESIGN, MAISON&OBJET, and Paris Design Week Announce Cross-Continent Collaboration<br /><br />13/12/2019 -?NYCxDESIGN, MAISON&OBJET, and Paris Design Week today announce a collaboration between these three leading global design events. NYCxDESIGN is New York City’s year-round platform for design, culminating in its annual design festival each May.? For 2020, it will take place May 12-20. MAISON&OBJET, the international trade fair for the decoration, design, and lifestyle sectors, takes place each January and September. For 2020, the dates are January 17-21 and September 4-8. Paris Design Week invites international professionals and the general public to discover the best showcases of design in the French capital each September, overlapping with MAISON&OBJET. The next program will be $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 13 Dec 2019 05:00:00 GMT Unexpected Arketipo New collection at imm cologne 2020<br /><br />13/12/2019 - Surprising and ambitious: Arketipo will unveil their new collection at the upcoming Imm Cologne Fair 2020.? Three fascinating rooms all to explore Arketipo whole world, almost a soul reflection, which aims at beauty without compromise. Design is dominant beyond frills, magic is evoked by the narrative strength, by the aesthetic and textile research: handmade leather twists, exclusive patterns and precious stitchings create bespoke collections, in an unprecedent laboratory where crafting experiences and not only objects. From the beginning, infact, the mission of Arketipo has been to transform ideas into unique and original collections, constantly pushing the rules and creating $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 13 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Tribute to Minimalism and the Environment Ton presents new Logs coat hanger, design by Büro Famos<br /><br />13/12/2019 - Presenting a new take on the idea of sustainable production: The German design studio Büro Famos has taken wood offcuts and transformed them into a star-shaped minimalist coat hanger. ? Hanna Litwin and Romin Heide from the Berlin-based studio Büro Famos were intrigued by the idea of making a simple product from a small number of wooden components. “We weren’t necessarily driven by the idea of sustainability, but when developing our product we noticed that TON furniture production produces lots of pieces of quality beech and oak wood that are not suitable for making chairs, but are perfect for our coat hanger,” explains Hanna their initial thinking behind Logs. ? “The $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 13 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Vibia + Note Design Studio The new Chromatica project inspired by colors, light and materiality<br /><br />12/12/2019 -?Vibia has developed Chromatica in collaboration with Note Design Studio, an innovative inspirational tool for architectural and interior design professionals. Based on a study of the different elements that make up architectural environments, Chromatica is an introductory programme of 23 colours meticulously selected in order to combine with contemporary spaces and interiors, where light, colour and material play a crucial role. ? The various tones suggested by Vibia range from subdued to vibrant with different options for surface finishes ranging from matt to gloss, for combining with materials and different tones like stone, concrete, metal and tile. The chosen colour scale $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 12 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT 'My home is my nature' The Villeroy & Boch bathroom trends for 2020<br /><br />12/12/2019 - Strong trends often arise from a basic human need: for instance, the desire to live in harmony with yourself and your environment. With regards to 2020 Villeroy & Boch?proposes the topic 'My home is my nature',?natural living, Scandi look and urban jungle will continue to be a part of our lives. They look the best with new natural materials and the latest shades of green.? ? Living spaces of the future pose many challenges. Housing is limited, open spaces are becoming rare. People in towns have to move closer together. This increases our desire for nature, freedom and authentic originality. Fortunately, there are ways to bring nature indoors. So a modest bathroom can be turned $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 12 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Artek Relaunches Two Twentieth Century Classic Lighting Designs The Pendant Lights AMA500 and A201, design by Alvar Aalto<br /><br />12/12/2019 - Alvar Aalto believed that the purpose of architecture is to ‘bring the material world into harmony with human life.’ To truly appreciate the scope of this design philosophy, few destinations can compare with Villa Mairea. Created by the Aaltos for their friend and Artek co-founder Maire Gullichsen and her husband Harry, Villa Mairea is widely recognised as one of the great masterpieces of 20th-century architecture. Each detail was given thought and consideration and lighting – perhaps unsurprisingly for two native Finns acquainted with Nordic winters – was of great importance. ? Today you can still find Aino Aalto’s timeless Pendant Light AMA500 in the villa’s library. Suitable $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 12 Dec 2019 05:00:00 GMT "We Make Furniture to Bring People Closer Together" Ondarreta at imm cologne 2020<br /><br />12/12/2019 - "We make furniture to bring people closer together, establish links and strengthen relationships. We want to prompt moments of connection, create new spaces and enrich old ones. We want to bring charm and comfort to meetings, gatherings and conversations; to be the support for those who write books, design posters, send emails, compose letters, enjoy meals, play harps and behold art."?This is Ondarreta and that's how they will unveil its brand new collections during imm cologne 2020. Hari, design by estudi{H}ac Hari, the result of a new collaboration between Ondarreta and the Spanish design atelier estudi{H}ac. A new collection, with chairs, stools and lounge pieces, with an $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 12 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Looking Glass by Deirdre Dyson The new collection at Maison&Objet Paris 2020<br /><br />11/12/2019 - Lady Deirdre Dyson’s themed collection for 2020 will be unveiled at the prestigious Maison&Objet interiors exhibition, held in Paris from 17 to 21 January 2020 (stand number B100 Hall 8 Forever?Signature). ? Inspired by the act of looking at and through glass, ‘Looking Glass’ consists of eight carpet?designs, including ‘Transparent’, a reinterpretation of decorative shapes on a coloured vase and ‘Light?Between’, a play on contrasting monochrome grading with the illusion of light. ‘Slivers’, which stems?from a series of small flat discs of overlapping glass, combines 33 colours in wool and silk while?‘Looking Through’ began as a painting of the distortions seen through a water-filled $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Wed, 11 Dec 2019 07:00:00 GMT The Outdoor According to Tribù Elio collection and Teak Illum Table<br /><br />11/12/2019 - Tribù?launches Elio collection by Yabu Pushelberg after presenting it at the last Milan Furniture Fair. And it does not end here! Tribù?launched an update of the Teak Illum Table. Check out the collections! ? Elio by Yabu Pushelberg Elio, referring to the Greek sun god Helios aims to capture a universally familiar, fleeting moment in time: a sunset. Inspired by the motion of light reflecting and refracting on landscapes and objects throughout the day, Elio captures the luminous, silky hues light conceives in the sky at dusk. ? Elio is characterized by a softly rounded silhouette that draws inwards to create a cocoon effect. The chair is framed by natural teak which $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Wed, 11 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Lambrate Design District 2020 Officially reopens the selections for the next edition dedicated to sustainability<br /><br />11/12/2019 -?Lambrate Design District, always receptive and fertile ground for the most innovative ideas of Italian and international creatives, officially reopens the selections and reconfirms itself as a cutting-edge district also for the next FuoriSalone, from 21st to 26th April 2020. ? Hundreds of exhibitors will express themselves through furnishing products, projects and installations mainly around the themes of sustainability and the circular economy in the sign of contamination between different sectors, where design is intertwined with art and jewellery. ? A program, the one for the Milan Design Week 2020, in continuity with the April 2019 edition which registered 100,000 $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Wed, 11 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Ilse Crawford + Kasthall: the Evolution of Gr?nska Collection A tribute to the life, colors, patterns and textures of the Swedish landscape<br /><br />10/12/2019?- Kasthall’s Gr?nska collection, created in a design collaboration with British designer Ilse Crawford,has been updated this autumn with four new colors. Inspired by the Swedish landscape around the Kasthall factory in Kinna, V?sterg?tland, Sweden, Gr?nska pays homage to the magnificent colors of nature and Kasthall’s craftsmanship. ? The design collaboration, which began in spring 2017, consists of three woven rugs, F?ra, Gl?nta and ?ngsmark, as well as the tufted mats T?ppa and ?ker. Ilse Crawford, in collaboration with the Kasthall Design Studio, explored different weaving and tufting techniques in order to reflect the irregularity, softness and tactility of nature. These $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 10 Dec 2019 07:00:00 GMT Giant Pawns, Tiny Towers and Glazed Bricks BRIC, a site-specific exhibition by Nathalie Du Pasquier at the historic Mutina HQ<br /><br />10/12/2019 - Seven structures of different shapes and sizes add up to an unexpected landscape, between sculpture and architecture, with giant pawns and small towers. On 23 September 2019, Mutina for Art?has inaugurated BRIC, a site-specific exhibition by Nathalie Du Pasquier, created by the artist for the MUT space, inside Angelo Mangiarotti's historic building in Fiorano Modenese. The starting point is the brick, a fundamental architectural module since the dawn of human history, and a recurring motif of the artist for some time, also in her paintings. ? Among the founders of the Memphis Group, the French artist and designer explores the brick in its physical and conceptual essence, as an $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 10 Dec 2019 07:00:00 GMT Living Divani at Miami Design Week 2019 'The Uncollected Collection'. Ethereal pieces designed by Piero Lissoni<br /><br />10/12/2019 -?Living Divani reaffirms the special relationship with LUMINAIRE, the American multibrand design store founded in Miami by Nasir and Nargis Kassamali in 1974 that throughout the years has been consistently recognized for the commitment to promoting European brands in USA. ? Last December 5, Luminaire Lab has inaugurated its latest exhibition,“Ethereal Simplicity: Piero Lissoni / Konstantin Grcic”,featuring the work of two prolific designers whose divergent body of work has shaped the landscape ofcontemporary design. ? On display the Piero Lissoni’s ethereal, limited edition “The Uncollected Collection” for Living Divani: a series of seemingly impossible tables and chairs $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 10 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT German Design Awards 2020 for EVER Life Design Tuck type is “Winner” in the category Bath and Wellness<br /><br />10/12/2019 - A new international recognition for the Italian brand based in Mantua EVER Life Design, awarded at German Design Awards 2020: Tuck-Type, design by Gianni Arduini and Marco Frigerio, is “Winner” in the category Bath and Wellness. ? Tuck type was selected among a considerable number of candidates from different countries, and it was awarded because of the innovative interpretation of the shower seat: a project which differs for the approach to the concept of the design for all, designed with the awareness that a successful product suggests all-purpose and inclusive solutions. The innovative wall mounted shower seat ensures support, safety, comfort and functionality thanks $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 10 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Listone Giordano Debuts at Imm Cologne Wood perceived as a solid ancestral call<br /><br />10/12/2019 - “The secret is to remain coherent and faithful to ourselves, to our own history and to the most authentic values”. This is the statement for Listone Giordano, that this year lands for the first time in Cologne on the occasion of Imm Cologne 2020. ? The design is the contemporary transposition of a creative attitude and a yearning for beauty that is deeply rooted in our country. It is a contemporary example of how the genius of Man can merge with the naturalness of Matter and give life to something extraordinary. ? The fact that Listone Giordano collections are a tool in the hands of designers, professionals and architects, able to infuse harmony and wellbeing in an environment, $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 10 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Kitchen Karma A daily ritual with the right accessories by Gejst <br /><br />10/12/2019 - To many people the kitchen is the most important room,?calling it as true beating heart of the house?. Here we are gathered as a family. We prepare, we cook, we laugh. Gejst has created a collection for the kitchen where design and function complements each other. ? GRAB Collection ? Beautifully designed and crafted, Grab combines genuine high quality materials with exceptional Scandinavian design to create a kitchen roll holder that takes pride of place on your table or in the kitchen. Rather than being hidden away, Grab turns the kitchen roll holder into a design element that demands to be seen. ? NIVO Collection ? Nivo is a minimalistic wall shelf designed $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 10 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Casalis Unveils New Collections at Imm Cologne 2020 A collection of linen carpets and a series of stylish outdoor pouffes<br /><br />10/12/2019 - ?Casalis will unveil their most recent interior textile products at?IMM Cologne 2020. Among the novelties are: a collection of linen carpets and a series of stylish outdoor pouffes designed for the contract market and residential settings. Further, Casalis will introduce a new addition to the Opera series –Opera Lux- an ultra-soft mohair carpet. Rani rugs will be presented in new shades and pattern designs, whereas Tweed will appear in the latest colours. Additionally, Casalis will showcase the most recent developments of the brand’s iconic 3D woven acoustic panels. Before the big launch in January, here’s a little sneak preview of some of the new pieces. ? Vlas The Vlas $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 10 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT A Panoramic Terrace in the Heart of Moscow Ethimo furnishes Buro Tsum: warm and intense nuances for a relaxing atmosphere<br /><br />09/12/2019 - Some of the most icon Ethimo collections embellish the Buro Tsum, the restaurant with its panoramic terrace in the heart of Moscow, on the fifth floor of an amazing building in the Tverskoy district, home to the historic Bolshoi Theatre. ? Thanks to a perfect combination of refined menu options and care taken with furnishings and style details, the Buro Tsum has its own well-defined identity. The Nicolette collection of dining armchairs designed by Patrick Norguet, the Esedra lounge collection by Luca Nichetto and the Costes dining armchairs were therefore chosen to make this experience even more special and personalised on the prestigious Buro Tsum terrace. ? The ‘warm’ $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 09 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Nardi wins the German Design Awards 2020 Komodo has won the “Excellent Product Design - Gardening and Outdoor Living” category<br /><br />09/12/2019 - The 2020 edition of the German Design Awards, an important international event at the forefront of the search for successful trends in the world of design, has acknowledged Komodo by Nardi, designed by Raffaello Galiotto. A modular outdoor seating system, featuring a fiberglass resin structure and cushions, with extraordinary compositional flexibility, Komodo has won the “Excellent Product Design - Gardening and Outdoor Living” category. The design, inspired by the branches of trees, the hook-on structure, which allows countless possible configurations for a highly customisable furnishing project, and a wide range of colour combinations, converge in the overall design that conquered $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 09 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Assembly Series: Between the 2D and the 3D World Emily Forgot designs a limited edition for British furniture brand Very Good & Proper<br /><br />09/12/2019 - British furniture brand Very Good & Proper has collaborated with artist Emily Forgot on the Assembly Series. Originally designed to celebrate the brands 10th Anniversary, the series of 3 works is now available in a signed and numbered limited edition, available exclusively from VG&P. ? Emily Forgot uses a playful and graphic visual language to explore her passion for interior spaces, architecture and colour. She first debuted her original assemblages at the London Design Festival in 2016. For VG&P Forgot has designed a bespoke series that marries her own processes and influences with the processes, techniques and material used in VG&P’s practice. ? Forgot’s assemblages $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 09 Dec 2019 05:00:00 GMT The Gufram Icons Become Mini Guframini?, the new miniatures of Bocca, Cactus and Pratone<br /><br />09/12/2019 - As if in a fairy tale, the Gufram icons have become smaller and have now turned into Guframini?! The most radical Italian design company has just revealed some brand new creations for its fans: miniatures of the Bocca?, Cactus? and Pratone? designed in a 1:8 scale; the new miniatures perfectly reproduce the smallest details of the famous domestic sculptures exhibited in the world’s leading museums. ? Guframini? are in fact, made with molds that faithfully reproduce Bocca?, Cactus? and Pratone?: each 'mini' creation is made of polyurethane foam which is injected into the mold which has previously been painted so to get, through a state-of-the-art method, a unique piece wich is $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 09 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Mobiltesino new image, traditional values The company officially presented the new corporate Brand Identity<br /><br />09/12/2019 - Mobiltesino officially presented the new corporate image. The event, which took place at the company’s headquarters in Ripatransone, was attended by the company’s Marketing Director, Danilo Iannini and the Mobiltesino staff. There were also Andrea Castelletti, multi-award-winning creative director and multidisciplinary designer who was responsible for the creative direction of the brand identity project, and the Dam.Co communication agency, which has been responsible for Mobiltesino’s digital strategy for years. ? The new identity comes from the knowledge with which the company, which has 40 years of experience in the bathroom furniture sector, is preparing to face the challenges $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 09 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Cornelio Cappellini at Salone del Mobile.Milano Shanghai On show the new ‘Hessentia’ collection<br /><br />09/12/2019 - Cornelio Cappellini attended Salone del Mobile.Milano Shanghai with ‘Hessentia’ collection already introduced at Salone del Mobile. Milano 2019. ? “Hessentia” represents the beginning of a new experience of contemporary way of living for CC Cornelio Cappellini: It is the result of a creative collaboration between Mr. Luca Erba and Mr. Claudio Cappellini. ? A new living concept: Each room is characterised by a perfect balance between walls, furniture and decorative elements. The materials and finishes presented play the leading role, enhancing the innovative contemporary shapes. Cornelio Cappellini on ARCHIPRODUCTS $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 09 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT 'Visual Thoughts' by Porro. Abstraction, Light and Shadow The exhibition in via Durini 15 celebrates Kasia Gatskowka<br /><br />06/12/2019 - A delicate and powerful thought, a personal look at the world, capable of turning the most diverse subjects into a pure expression of form, material and colour. From 27 November to 31 January Porro?celebrates Kasia Gatkowska – the photographer who for more than seven years has been shooting its advertising campaigns and catalogue images – with the exhibition “Visual Thoughts” hosted in Porro’s showroom in Via Durini 15, Milan. ? The exhibition slowly unfolds across the two floors of the showroom amid cliffs, clouds, flowerpots, close-ups, art objects and industrial interiors, captured at different moments in time: a composite mix of images gathered together in a series of mood $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 06 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT New Interpretation of Traditional Mexican Architecture Ceramiche Caesar for the new Porfirio’s restaurant in Guadalajara<br /><br />06/12/2019 -?The Porfirio’s restaurant chain, a member of the Anderson Group, recognised by Forbes in 2018 as one of the best restaurants in Mexico since its opening around 9 years ago, inaugurated its new premises in Guadalajara, the capital city of Jalisco state, in March this year. ? Porfirio’s is an emblem of Mexican cuisine, which it re-interprets at the highest level in an innovative manner, offering traditional dishes with enormous elegance and unique flavours. The Guadalajara premises, covering 395 sq.m. and with a seating capacity of over 200 guests, have been designed by the Filipao Nunes architecture studio, and has won the “The International Hotel&Property Awards 2019” in the $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 06 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Flexform at Salone del Mobile.Milano Shanghai On show indoor, outdoor solutions and the Flexform Mood collection<br /><br />06/12/2019 - The 4th edition of the Salone del Mobile.Milano Shanghai, the Flexform space was designed to pay tribute to the breadth and versatility of the Flexform indoor and outdoor collections. ? As visitors entered, they were welcomed by a lounge area furnished with the Sveva settee, armchairs and coffee table, all designed by Carlo Colombo. ? Next was a living space featuring the Romeo seating system, designed by Antonio Citterio, paired with Ortigia armchairs and?Fly,?Zefiro?and?Oliver coffee and side tables. ? The restrained elegance, warm coziness and unequalled comfort that distinguish the indoor collection carried through seamlessly to the adjacent space introducing $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 06 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT The Shades of Brass for Planium Flooring <br /><br />06/12/2019 - Brass is an alloy of copper and zinc: its coloring is not always uniform, on the contrary: although it is generally endowed with all the characteristics of golden red, it actually has fascinating notes of green; Planium wants to offer it, as usual, in three different processes. Through brushing, brass retains the classic character that distinguishes it in its minimal nature; the satin finish allows the metal a greater opacity yield and allows it to be defined in an intermediate stage of processing between the brushing and the canvas, also obtained through a satin finish which is however more marked. More than the cold steel that for decades has made a clean sweep in the design $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 06 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Monmouth Coffe Company: A Revolution, One Sip at a Time BAUX Acoustic Wood Wool Panels for the new space in Bermondsey<br /><br />06/12/2019 - Monmouth Coffee Company was founded by Anita Le Roy in 1978. In the forty-plus years since then, the firm has grown slowly into a serious contender; sourcing, roasting and retailing coffee from sustainable growers and making their mark on the coffee scene. In 2017 they moved their headquarters to Spa Terminus, a converted series of railway arches in Bermondsey, London. Architects Sheppard Robson were enlisted to help fit out the new space. Their interiors department, the award-winning ID:SR group, set about turning the venue into a roastery, shop and office. ? “We love the benefits of the BAUX panels not only in the large office space but also in our smaller meeting rooms which $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 06 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT From Suprematism of Malevich to the Vacuum Construction of Oteiza Valeria Vasi, perfect balance of artistic expresssion, utility and function<br /><br />05/12/2019 - Combining shape, volume and void, Valeria Vasi creates objects in which geometry and simplicity are the protagonists on a journey to find the perfect blanace of artistic expresssion, utility and function. Born in Russia, and raised in Spain, Valeria Vasileva, started her eponymous line, VALERIA VASI, in 2017.? ? The personal search of Valeria Vasi, focuses on combining art, design and functionality. For this reason, she has created this project born in Barcelona and dedicated to the design and manufacture of small series of pieces, in which geometry and simplicity are protagonists In its pieces, shape and volume converge to create small functional sculptures with defined lines $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 05 Dec 2019 07:00:00 GMT Andreu World International Design Contest The nineteenth edition is a special collaboration with Kvadrat<br /><br />05/12/2019 - In an effort to introduce new materials and promote innovative, sustainable and versatile design, the nineteenth edition of the Andreu World International Design Contest is a special collaboration with Kvadrat. This year, the design contest invites all designers from around the world to re-imagine chairs and tables that are then examined by teams of creative industry experts.? This year, the contest briefing includes the following conditions for seating and table designs: ? - For seating, the main material shall be wood and upholstery. Beech, ash, oak, or walnut should be the wood species utilized, in either solid or plywood version. The Kvadrat?textile collections should be $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 05 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Vorwerk Wins 2020 German Design Award for Outstanding Design Award-Winning the ‘Flake’ Free-Form Tile<br /><br />05/12/2019 - The German Design Award in the ‘Excellent Product Design – Home Textiles and Home Accessories’ category is going this year to Vorwerk Flooring. The company from Hamelin impressed the panel of judges with the innovative design of its ‘FLAKE’ free-form tile, which was presented at the BAU trade fair in Munich at the beginning of the year. ? Award-Winning Design – The ‘Flake’ Free-Form Tile The ‘FLAKE’ tile from Vorwerk Flooring’s new tile collection won over the panel of judges at the German Design Awards with its outstanding design and was named the winner in the ‘Excellent Product Design – Home Textiles and Home Accessories’ category. Inspired by the Far East, the format of $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 05 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Atelier Petit. Essential Colors, Contrasting Geometries Three configurations for the new Devon & Devon flooring collection<br /><br />05/12/2019 - On the occasion of Cersaie 2019, Devon&Devon presented?Atelier Petit, a new collection of classic style floorings for the home, hotel and retail sectors. Essential are the colours (black and white) and the contrast geometric designs of floors, which are available in a monochrome version or decorated with three different geometric patterns inspired by the purity of lines (Bandeau model), the perfection of the triangle (Triangle model) and the absolute harmony of the square (Carré model). ? The laying surfaces are highly versatile, allowing you to create compositely traditional patterns or surprising optical configurations, such as the zig-zag motif which can be achieved by juxtaposing $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 05 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Et al. collections for Amblé The MX tables and Shade seats color the outdoor of the famous Florentine restaurant<br /><br />05/12/2019 - Stopping by at Amblé in the middle of the rush of everyday’s life means taking some time in a location that is like a living room, where you can feel at home while enjoying typical, healthy, high quality and organic tuscan food and beverage. But Amblé is a showroom too, where everything that is showcased inside is up for selling and where you can find both “modern” concept articles as well as design products created with eco-friendly materials. All this was made possible after the restyling of last April by designer Chiara Fanigliulo, reflecting Amblé’s philosophy which is strongly connected to principles of circular economy. ? Among such products, you can see our MX tables and $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 05 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Palma Collection Awarded in the Flooring Category @ BDNY 2019 The essences of the Mediterranean and Balearic Islands <br /><br />05/12/2019 - The PALMA COLLECTION featured of 12 rugs designed by Romero&Vallejo Studio and by MyNOW.? ? NOW Carpets Design?has developed a collection with hand-woven braids and bright and variegated colors that are in harmony in the nature, it inspires and transmits the essences of the Mediterranean and Balearic Islands.? It is a collection made for IN & OUTDOOR. Residential and Contract Projects. Customized in color, sizes and shapes personalized service adapting the collection to the needs and requirements.? Special protected looms are available to allow the manufacture of carpets to the 27′ feet of width in one piece. Certificates necessaries requested by the professionals in the $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 05 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT The Garden of Beauty. Marc Ange + Visionnaire The exhibition dedicated to Il Pavone capsule collection<br /><br />04/12/2019 - During Design Miami and Art Basel, Visionnaire presents at the Miami showroom The GARDEN OF BEAUTY, an exhibit dedicated to Il Pavone capsule collection, the new project designed by Artist and Designer Marc Ange which draws inspiration from the “Bestiary” of the ancient world and the seductive yet fragile Beauty of the Peacock. ? Celebrating the symbiosis between Art and Design, Italian meta-luxury lifestyle power-player Visionnaire chooses Design Miami and Art Basel for the official unveiling of Il Pavone. ? “Il Pavone (The peacock) is my allegory to Luxury. This majestic animal is never worried about survival: he doesn’t hide or defend himself, he doesn’t escape… His $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Wed, 04 Dec 2019 07:00:00 GMT Living Marble Tables, bookshelf, lamps, and accessories in natural stone by Salvatori<br /><br />04/12/2019 -?Salvatori reimagines the living room with veins and subtle hues of marble, thus envisioning a gradual transition from the place of formalized social rituals to a space dedicated to conviviality and participation.?The living room is a domestic oasis of possibility. Throughout the 20th century, architects and designers like Charles and Ray Eames, Gio Ponti and Ettore Sottsass used it as a blank canvas. No other room is in such a degree the personal expression of taste and interest. The continuity of this evolution finds its expression in the sculptural forms and the unique and ever different textures of Salvatori’s timeless furniture proposals.??Tables, benches, bookcases and accessories $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Wed, 04 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Fluid Ideas. Patternity for Dekton? by Cosentino The brand presents the new Liquid Collection designed by London-based studio<br /><br />04/12/2019 -?A tribute to the beauty of nature, environmental awareness and sustainable design practice. Cosentino?presents the Liquid Collection by PATTERNITY for Dekton?, the state-of-the-art, ultra-compact large format surface. Designed by London-based pattern experts and designers, PATTERNITY, in collaboration with Cosentino's Design Team, the 2020 collection offers three new innovative colors. ? Cosentino commissioned pattern experts and designers, Anna Murray and Grace Winteringham of PATTERNITY, to create a collection for Dekton? that reflects the state-of-the-art material. Inspired by Liquid, each of the individual colors are aesthetically innovative and as a collection, touch on $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Wed, 04 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Ipertesto: 25 years of Palomba Serafini Associati Tommaso Calabro Gallery in Milan hosts an exhibition that celebrates the twenty-fifth anniversary <br /><br />04/12/2019 - From December 6th to December 21st, Tommaso Calabro Gallery hosts the architects Ludovica and Roberto Palomba with IPERTESTO. The exhibition celebrates the twenty-fifth anniversary of Palomba Serafini Associati with unique pieces of furniture, designed in collaboration with leading Italian and international design companies -?cc-tapis, Ferri1956, Fiam, Foscarini, Giorgetti, Glebanite, Horm, Kartell, Lorenzon Project, Poltrona Frau, Vesta, Zanat, Zanotta -??and selfproduced objects. ? Over the last 25 years, Palomba Serafini Associati has transferred the concept of hypertext from computer science to design. Roberto Palomba and Ludovica Serafini’s methodology uses hypertextuality $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Wed, 04 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT New look for Feria Hábitat València 2020 Design consultancy Odosdesign reshapes Feria Hábitat València’s corporate identity giving it a fresh look<br /><br />04/12/2019 - The new look created by Valencia design consultancy?Odosdesign?for the next edition of Feira Hábitat València is fresher, more modern, and marks the fair’s clear commitment to design. The fair for ‘made in Spain’ interiors, already confirmed as taking place from 22ndto 25thSeptember next year at Feria Valencia, has taken its corporate identity forward “at what,” according to the consultancy, “is a key time for Feria Hábitat València, positioned as it is as one of the world’s leading international fairs for furniture and lighting. The new look marks a further step forward, giving the event a refreshed corporate identity that reflects its expansion and global presence”. The typography $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Wed, 04 Dec 2019 05:00:00 GMT The Winners of the 18th Edition of the Tile of Spain Awards The Competition which Rewards Ceramic in Architecture<br /><br />03/12/2019 - On Wednesday November 20th, the jury of the 18th edition of the Tile of Spain Awards met at ASCER’s headquarters. Jacob van Rijs (from MVRDV); Inês Lobo (from Inês Lobo Arquitectura), David Lorente (H Arquitectes), Eugeni Bach (Anna & Eugeni Bach), Héctor Ruiz Velázquez (Ruiz Velázquez Architecture & Design Team), Tomoko Sakamoto (Spread Editores), and Ramón Monfort (CTAC) decided to award the first prize in the architecture category to Santa Creu & Sant Pau Hospital Research Centre (Barcelona) by PICHarchitects Pich-Aguilera and 2BMFG Arquitectes whose permeable ceramic envelope seeks to blend in with the architecture in general. ? The first prize in the interior design category $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 03 Dec 2019 08:00:00 GMT Minotti Returns to Salone del Mobile.Milano Shanghai Five living solutions and two dining areas present a new vision of living<br /><br />03/12/2019 - Minotti he renewed his presence to Salone del Mobile.Milano Shanghai 2019, from 20th to 22nd November at the Shanghai Exhibition Center, with an extended exhibition space compared to 2018. Protagonist is the new vision of living according to Minotti, taking shape in the 2019 Collection, launched at Salone del Mobile Milano last April: a project that embraces inspirations from various design cultures and welcomes the signatures of Rodolfo Dordoni, Christophe Delcourt, Nendo, Marcio Kogan / studio mk27 and GamFratesi. ? A succession of seven areas recreates a series of settings evoking timelessly elegant atmospheres, in a perfect balance between classic and contemporary. The space $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 03 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT The New Beds Collection by Saba Italia A different point of view for the iconic living collections<br /><br />03/12/2019 - The most iconic pieces by Saba Italia change their point of view and look at the house from another perspective: that of sleep. Respecting the aesthetic language and maintaining the intelligent functions that distinguish them, the company expands the living collections with new beds. ? The Pixel line that in its soft entirety offers a single comforting volume; the New York beds exhibit their retro elegance with a contemporary soul. The Limes collection, appears to be a floating flexible island, that initiates a conversation to go beyond predefined spaces and forms and finally the Avant-Après bed that can be constantly rearranged thanks to its movable headboards. ? Pixel $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 03 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Triennale by Marazzi for 'GIO PONTI. Amare l’Architettura' The iconic Four Curve Tile of 1960 as part of the great retrospective<br /><br />03/12/2019 - Triennale, the Four Curve Tile, designed by Gio Ponti and Alberto Rosselli for Marazzi in 1960, is on display at the MAXXI National Museum of Arts of the XXI century in Rome as part of the great retrospective that, forty years after Ponti’s death, collects archival materials, original models, photographs, books, magazines and design classics on the figure of Ponti architect. ? The exhibition, curated by Maristella Casciato and Fulvio Irace with Margherita Guccione, Salvatore Licitra, Francesca Zanella and realized in collaboration with CSAC - Study Center and Communication Archive of the University of Parma and Gio Ponti Archives, aims to study and communicate the multi-faceted $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 03 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT When Ergonomics Meets Simplicity Noa, the Amura armchair inspired by the soft shapes of flowers<br /><br />03/12/2019 - Softness characterizes Noa, the Amura armchair that blooms like a fleshy flower designed with essential lines. 'I designed Noa thinking about the union of two simple pieces joined together, each one with its own function: sitting comfort for the seat and ergonomics for the backrest', says the designer Stefano Bigi. ? Soft is the generous seat, so full and florid that it brings to mind the very concept of comfort. The sinuous lines of the ergonomic back are soft, seemingly as delicate as a petal, in reality solid shell able to accommodate and give stability to the entire structure. ? Noa shows us the Amura Konw how, thanks to the use of excellent materials and the choice $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 03 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT BELFAKTO for Futurium Berlin An 11-meter long table for the restaurant of the new architectural icon in Berlin<br /><br />03/12/2019 - The new Futurium, currently one of the most acclaimed locations in Berlin, offers a glance at what tomorrow may actually be. The new architectural icon – providing a welcome combination of future lab, exhibition on the future, and a forum all roled into one – officially opened in September and already attracted over 100,000 visitors in the very first month alone. In the restaurant people curious about the future can sit at solid wood tables by BELFAKTO.? At the center stands a gem: the award-winning TRIMUS table with an impressive length of over 11 meters – made to measure and realized in solid oak. And for the “setting” 30 special bistro tables were developed by the manufacturer $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Tue, 03 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Trim Chair Awarded with the German Design Award The operational chair designed by Alegre Design for Actiu<br /><br />02/12/2019 - The Trim chair, designed by Alegre Design for Actiu, won a German Design Award in the Excellent Product Design - Office Furniture category. This award is recognition of this model′s design qualities, that places well-being above all else, with adjustable lumbar support and a height-adjustable backrest whose ergonomic curve ensures user comfort and well-being in workspaces. ? The German Design Awards are a benchmark in the product design industry as it is the German Design Council itself that chooses the products for the short list and eventual winners, after professional and impartial analysis. An international competition with projects from all over the world. ? This operational $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 02 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Enjoy Diabla in Summer but Also in Winter! Discover new Diabla annex 2020<br /><br />02/12/2019 - Diabla proposes an annex to its catalog that includes new designs to enjoy them either when it’s cold or hot, furniture collections and accessories perfectly adaptable to any environment in summer and winter. A total of six designs that will surprise you with their versatility, eclecticism and creativity, and will serve to fill any outdoor space with inspiration and style at any time of the year. In addition, the annex also presents the Diabla spaces: proposals for outdoor spaces designed by Diabla’s team and the brand’s exclusive designs in a unique and elegant colour combination. ? In the annex is the Trip collection, by José A. Gandía-Blasco Canales and Borja García, a chic $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 02 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT Pedrali: Soft Shades of Comfort Sofas and upholstered seating combine design and comfort<br /><br />02/12/2019 - To host in a welcoming way, this is what is expected from an upholstered product, whether it is a sofa or a single seating. This is the feature that characterizes Pedrali upholstered products: sofas, modular seating and armchairs that furnish with elegance and style several contract and residential projects, to ensure the well-being of people offering maximum quality and comfort. Thanks to their modularity and the wide range of finishes, they meet the aesthetic and functionality requirements of offices, restaurants and public spaces. ? Buddy Sofa, the new product presented at the Salone del Mobile.Milano 2019 by Busetti Garuti Redaelli, expands the collection of modular seatings $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 02 Dec 2019 06:00:00 GMT COFFEE NOOXS, the new place for your coffee break Bene and Nespresso Professional<br /><br />02/12/2019 - International office furniture manufacturer Bene presents the latest member of its product family: COFFEE NOOXS, innovative furniture that integrates the coffee machine into any office setting. Created in cooperation with Nespresso Professional, COFFEE NOOXS creates a perfect environment for informal meetings, promotes cooperation within companies and provides a prominent space for coffee breaks.? ? Original ideas, inspiring thoughts and exciting innovations call for suitable spaces that enable creative scope. Flexible working style, exchange across all hierarchical levels and close cooperation between teams whose composition is constantly changing are the current answers to $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Mon, 02 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT When Aia Met Harris Ondarreta's Capsule Collection with Harris Tweed<br /><br />29/11/2019?- Aia is the name of the mountains surrounding Ondarreta's office in the Basque Country (Spain), 'Aia-ko Harriak” (*in Basque language: Stones of Aia). ? Hillsides with sheer slopes, steep and rocky, these stones and mountains are the inspiration for the shape and design of our Aia collection. A collection of pouffes created by Nadia Arratibel, designer and artistic director of the Ondarreta brand. Sitting on an Aia pouf, is like sitting in nature, on a rock that you find on your journey. ? The exceptional finishes in upholstered are differential keys in Ondarreta Collection. It is not only a comfort plus or the wide range of upholstery, it is a fundamental ingredient when $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 29 Nov 2019 07:00:00 GMT Sustainable and Modular Needled material by Findeisen made of renewable raw material<br /><br />29/11/2019 - The combination of renewable raw material, recycling fibres and production in Germany makes the flooring FINETT DIMENSION by FINDEISEN a ?carpet4future“, a future- oriented, because sustainable, needled carpet.? ? Caster oil is the renewable raw material that ensures the exceptional properties of FINETT DIMENSION: The polyamide obtained and used in the wear layer hardly absorbs any moisture and thereby ensures the high dimensional stability of the modular needled carpet. Therefore, the tiles and planks can do without any risky heavy-duty coating and are only slightly fixed to the floor enabling individual modules to be exchanged fast and easily.? ? Apart from its functional $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 29 Nov 2019 06:00:00 GMT Etico Ethical Award 3rd edition The awards ceremony at the Conference Hall of the Palazzo Reale in Milan<br /><br />02/12/2019 - On 21 November 2019 at the prestigious Conference Hall of Palazzo Reale in Milan, Associazione Culturale Plana, in the presence of a competent and interested public, awarded Ethical Ethics Award 3°edition to people and the recognition of Ethics in Social to companies. To lend the event we cite the participation of Dr. Francesco Pizzorni, who did institutional greetings on behalf of Cristina Tajani. The event moderated by Paolo Barichella, member of the Board of Cultural Association Plana. Professor Schianchi presented his speech “MUTA-MENTI” an historical analysis on design. Patrizia Vavassori, new entry in the Board of the Association, announced the first edition of 'Albo $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 29 Nov 2019 06:00:00 GMT '100 Years of Positionable Light: The Origins and Relevance of Adjustable Lighting' Midgard for the exhibition dedicated to the most innovative lighting from the last century<br /><br />29/11/2019 - In 1919, Curt Fischer (1890–1956), founder of the lamp manufacturer Midgard, set a milestone in an era of rapid industrialization with the first adjustable electric lamp. In his groundbreaking “Midgard” lamp, the light source could be pulled closer and turned to either side, and the light cone adjusted to the desired angle – all with only one hand. With his invention, the engineer put an end to the customary ceiling lighting as sole source of artificial light, which caused workers to cast shadows over their own workplaces. ? In the exhibition 100 Years of Positionable Light: The Origins and Relevance of Adjustable Lighting, the Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg (MKG) looks $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 29 Nov 2019 06:00:00 GMT The New Acerbis Home The MDF Italia showroom hosts the brand's icons in a temporary exhibition<br /><br />29/11/2019 - Two brands, two collections, two families, a common passion for design, a new chapter in Acerbis history. From the capital of design, the brand is back to tell its story to regain global markets. In April, on Milan Design Week, some iconic pieces of the historical Seriate-based company made their first surprising appearance in MDF Italia showroom windows in Milan, thus testifying MDF Italia acquisition of the Acerbis brand. ? Acerbis production found a new home in the heart of the design capital, within MDF Italia flagship store, that, since the end of October, has been exhibiting both collections on over 600 exhibition ground, of which 250 mq dedicated to the new brand. At $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 29 Nov 2019 06:00:00 GMT William Inglis and Son: Going, Going, Gone! BAUX for the restructuring of the historical auction facility in Melbourne <br /><br />29/11/2019 - William Inglis and Son are Australia’s leading thoroughbred horse sales agents. The business was founded by William Inglis in 1867, and is still owned by the Inglis family, with family members actively engaged in the running of the business. Their auction facility in Melbourne recently underwent significant refurbishment, and an important item on the agenda was the improvement of the site’s interior acoustics. The goal was to turn an outdated 1980’s facility into a contemporary space, appropriate not only for horse sales but also as a general function venue with multiple applications. "In the case of the Inglis facility there is considerable noise generated by the audience/buyers $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 29 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT Alice Is a Gossiper! DAM unnveil its chair, that is much more than a chair<br /><br />29/11/2019 - These chairs speak and gossip but receive with nobility in the fine Portuguese way. From the carpenter to the barmaid, from the librarian to the tourist, everyone will admire Alice, design by DAM. ? After all, a chair is much more than a chair. Without fear of the passage of time, Alice is an iconic chair, light and elegant. With architectural inspiration, it is oriented very vertically. The two hind legs are gossips, they are turned on themselves so that they can talk. From this dialogue comes the twisting of the backrest that ensures comfort and cosiness - their stories. The Alice chair is stackable and comes in two different versions: backrest and seat molded in plywood $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 29 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT Arc by Piet Boon Wins German Design Award Formani Door Handle series defined by its no-nonsense appeal<br /><br />28/11/2019- The new ARC door handle, designed by internationally renowned design studio Studio Piet Boon and created by the manufacturer of door, window and furniture fittings FORMANI, has won the German Design Award 2020 in the 'Excellent Product Design' category. The jury praises the shapely design for its powerful lines and tangible properties. Following clean lines and geometric shapes, the new FORMANI by Piet Boon ARC hardware series is defined by its no-nonsense appeal. The unique silhouette arose by dividing a cylinder volume exactly in half, which gives the ARC its characteristic flat side and a side characterized by an arc – after which the ARC is named. The winning door handle is $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Fri, 29 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT 24Bottles? for the 2019 ADA Night Party The plastic-free bottles brand partners with the Archiproducts Design Awards night<br /><br />28/11/2019 -?What are the award ceremony colors for the 2019 Archiproducts Design Awards? Prosecco Gold and Tuxedo Black according to 24Bottles?, the Italian startup that has revolutionized the world of “zero impact” bottles by merging design and sustainability. The plastic-free company has chosen to sponsor the closing event of ADA’s fourth edition by giving its guests hundreds of Prosecco Gold Clima and Urban Tuxedo Black Bottles personalized with the Archiproducts logo. ? “We think that good aesthetics can be an excellent lever to convince everyone to adopt healthy habits and lifestyles,” explain the founders of 24Bottles?, Giovanni Randazzo and Matteo Melotti. Established in 2013, the $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 28 Nov 2019 08:00:00 GMT Luncheon on the Grass in ‘A Room of One's Own’ At Cantiere Galli Design, the last edition of site specific installations features a contribution by Agostino Iacurci<br /><br />28/11/2019 - A creative box turned reception room. In its third and last year, ‘Una stanza tutta per sé’??(A Room of One's Own) – name inspired by the seminal essay by Virginia Woolf – addresses aspects of hospitality that transform and transcend the very nature of the first site specific project curated by Domitilla Dardi at Cantiere Galli, Rome’s first Interior Design Center?directed by?Eleonora Galli. ‘The room’ is meant as a container for ideas, a receptacle as the canvas on which some of the most interesting contemporary designers were asked to paint an intimate and personal portrait of their own imagination and the way they map out their thoughts and cultivate ideas. “It’s some sort $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 28 Nov 2019 07:00:00 GMT Delicate Companions and Intriguing Eyecatchers The side table collection alwa by pulpo<br /><br />28/11/2019 - Small tables with a big impact: coffee and side tables liven up any interior – as a functional and aesthetic place for magazines and drinks, as a solitaire for your favorite vase and as a bedside table version. pulpo offers an eyecatcher made of glass and steel with the three-piece collection alwa.? ? Together with Sebastian Herkner, pulpo discovered a preference for the use of cast glass and uses the special production method for the 50 mm thick table top of the alwa tables. The liquid glass is poured into a special metal mold and solidified for several days. The partially transparent glass element is complemented by a frame made of powder-coated steel (alwa one and alwa two), $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 28 Nov 2019 06:00:00 GMT Piero Lissoni with Atlas Concorde Canone Inverso: porcelain tiles and mosaics inspired by the characteristics of cement and minimalist stone<br /><br />28/11/2019 -?Atlas Concorde presents Canone Inverso, its first collection designed by Piero Lissoni. The project is divided into four porcelain tile mosaics inspired by the characteristics of cement and minimalist stone, in shades ranging from warm white to beige with traces of clay and dove, from grays in cooler and lighter tones to the darker anthracite and smoke. ? This is how the designer summarizes the concept: “The four compositions of the Canone Inverso collection are the variants of a single theme, a theme that is composed and recomposed to create a harmonious relationship, like in a musical score, formed by the assembly of different notes, or rather by the forms that these notes $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 28 Nov 2019 06:00:00 GMT Plissé: a Sartorial and Sculptural Object A compact version of the electric kettle designed by De Lucchi for Alessi<br /><br />28/11/2019 - The shape of the electric kettle “Plissé” by Michele De Lucchi for Alessi draws from the worlds of architecture, design and fashion. Presented in 2018, finding immediate success, the project is now offered in a second, more compact version, with a litre capacity, for all four existing colours.? ? 'The Plissé kettle’s shape is defined by its folds, a technique that is quite old but still very much in use today', says De Lucchi. 'With the skilful and creative use of pleating, fashion designers shape fabrics and create clothes like sculptural works of art. “Plissé” was shaped starting from a folded sheet of paper, then developed and produced by Alessi as if it were a beautiful sartorial $<a href="" title="Read news">Read news</a> Thu, 28 Nov 2019 06:00:00 GMT 久久精品视在线观看2