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Posts tagged 'furniture design'

Tom Dixon launches new designs ‘virtually’ in Milan

On the original date of the 2021 Salone del Mobile and in honour of the fair’s 60th anniversary, the British designer hosts a digital ‘24

Design

Note Design Studio rethinks the public bench

The studio’s new flexible system of urban furniture is designed to accommodate the outdoor social life tentatively anticipated in the post-lockdown era Words by Francesca

Design

Virtual exhibition showcases experimental Danish design

The Mindcraft Project’s new interactive show features the work of ten inventive designers and studios from Denmark The Mindcraft Project, a platform for explorative and

Design

In the design world, sustainability is too often skin deep

Companies are greenwashing their outside faces, but underneath lurks rampant unsustainable practices few are looking at Words by Oliver Theobald Objective sustainability is a conundrum

Opinion

The bedside table designed to block your mobile signal

The wooden furniture piece by Agata Nowak features an ‘offline pocket’ for smartphones, to help people disconnect Words by Francesca Perry Polish designer Agata Nowak

Design

Memphis and ‘serious play’: exhibition on radical design movement opens at MK Gallery

Memphis: Plastic Field brings the spirit of 1980s subversion to Milton Keynes Words by Francesca Perry A major survey of the influential Memphis design movement has

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This playful furniture is 100% recycled and recyclable

The fully circular Afterlife collection from Supernovas, designed in collaboration with Odd Matter, champions reuse and sustainable design A new collection of playful, stackable benches

Design

From duvet dresses to DIY hempcrete: the best graduate projects from Design Academy Eindhoven

Even without a graduation show, these students kept creative in lockdown Due to the pandemic, design students around the world have been unable to present

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upholstered chairs and coffee tables with geometric shapes

A new furniture collection embraces the future of design

Italian company delivers products that combine versatility with verve Combining a feel for what works both in the office, in public spaces and at home,

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New version of Barber and Osgerby’s Tip Ton chair made from upcycled household waste

The Tip Ton RE has been developed by Vitra using recycled plastic material Words by Francesca Perry The gently rocking, simultaneously playful and utilitarian Tip

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Emergency housing for homeless young people must be better designed

Diller Scofidio + Renfro’s new Tianjin Juilliard School is a ‘finely tuned instrument’

London bridges lit up as part of Illuminated River project

TECLA is the world’s first 3D-printed house made from raw earth

Who is London building upwards for?

Breathing Pavilion by Ekene Ijeoma creates a space of sanctuary in Brooklyn

Uncover Portuguese design at The Hotel Show Dubai 2021

Fireplace technology that puts simplicity and control at your fingertips

Tom Dixon launches new designs ‘virtually’ in Milan


Architects

RIBA goes digital-only with new wave of architect lectures

Architect David Chipperfield is known for his minimal designs

Tatiana Bilbao is one of Mexico’s most creative designers

The high-tech, inside-out design of Richard Rogers

Robert Venturi: a postmodernist pioneer

A look at the life of designer-inventor Richard Buckminster Fuller

Norman Foster is one of the early pioneers of high tech architecture

Bangladeshi architect Marina Tabassum is sensitive to tradition and culture

America’s architect: Frank Lloyd Wright


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Emergency housing for homeless young people must be better designed

Diller Scofidio + Renfro’s new Tianjin Juilliard School is a ‘finely tuned instrument’

London bridges lit up as part of Illuminated River project

TECLA is the world’s first 3D-printed house made from raw earth

Who is London building upwards for?

Breathing Pavilion by Ekene Ijeoma creates a space of sanctuary in Brooklyn

Uncover Portuguese design at The Hotel Show Dubai 2021

Fireplace technology that puts simplicity and control at your fingertips

Tom Dixon launches new designs ‘virtually’ in Milan


Videos

ICON Minds: the future of the home

ICON Minds: the future of work

Sustainable design: Pentatonic x Snarkitecture talk recycled materials

Salone del Mobile preview: Tomas Alonso and Studio Brynjar & Veronika for Swarovski

New Nordic design

UK Construction Week

Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec

Nendo’s Oki Sato

Keiichi Matsuda: Augmented Hyper-Reality