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Posts tagged 'Kvadrat'

Kvadrat: “Everything to do with recycling was pre-fixed. We didn’t want to be a part of that”

Architect and designer Jo Nagasaki used paint, bleach and on Solid Textile Board.  Kvadrat is launching Solid Textile Board – a hard, flexible and, crucially,

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Doshi Levien: “I think people enjoy our process, even if they don’t know it”

The design duo’s Open Home collection for John Lewis launched this month. Debika Ray spoke to them last year at their London studio about design,

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Highlights: London Design Festival

Birthday celebrations for B&B Italia and Brompton Design District, new showrooms for Fontana Arte, Salvatori and Sé, and Below Stairs intrigue in Sir John Soane’s

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A taste of Bethan Laura Wood – ‘It’s about controlling colour without stifling it’

With her fantastical wardrobe and exuberant patterns, the east London designer was always going to get noticed. But behind the giant fruits and rainbow eyeliner

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Hella Jongerius: “There’s too much shopping without any social or environmental consciousness”

The self-proclaimed “design pastor” denounced production “without any social or environmental consciousness” and called on designers to be more responsible at Design Indaba in Cape Town

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The Icon Awards trophy

[iframe src=”//player.vimeo.com/video/108778763?title=0&byline=0&portrait=0&color=e8e314″ width=”630″ height=”400″ frameborder=”0″ webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen allowfullscreen ] The trophy that the Icon Awards winners will recieve this week were designed and made by

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Anton Alvarez

The designer is using his thread-wrapping process on ever larger projects, as well as one work on a smaller scale: this year’s Icon award The

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Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec: Knit

The Bouroullecs have spent ten years designing for Kvadrat, but they’ve never before done a textile for the Danish company. At their Paris studio –

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Richard Hutten: Layers Cloud chair

[iframe src=”//player.vimeo.com/video/97906159″ width=”630″ height=”400″ frameborder=”0″ webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen allowfullscreen ] Richard Hutten about Divina, Layers Cloud Chair and ’Divina – Every colour is divine’ from Kvadrat

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Bethan Laura Wood: Guadalupe Daybed

[iframe src=”//player.vimeo.com/video/97850428″ width=”630″ height=”400″ frameborder=”0″ webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen allowfullscreen ] Bethan Laura Wood about Divina, Guadalupe Daybed and ’Divina – Every colour is divine’ from Kvadrat

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

Learning centre opens at King’s Cross nature reserve

Rock-like Chapel of Sound designed in Chinese valley

Printmaking Workshop designed for TU Dublin

LEGO launches wooden homeware collection

Virgil Abloh: ‘I’m here to be an inspiration’

ICON 206: Winter 2021

Set designer Lydia Chan creates maximalist London installation

Mecanoo transforms Mies van der Rohe’s MLK Library

London basketball court co-designed with local residents


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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Design London makes LDF debut this September

Learning centre opens at King’s Cross nature reserve

Rock-like Chapel of Sound designed in Chinese valley

Printmaking Workshop designed for TU Dublin

LEGO launches wooden homeware collection

Virgil Abloh: ‘I’m here to be an inspiration’

ICON 206: Winter 2021

Set designer Lydia Chan creates maximalist London installation

Mecanoo transforms Mies van der Rohe’s MLK Library

London basketball court co-designed with local residents


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: 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