A Bigger Splash: The public outdoor pools making waves

A Bigger Splash: The public outdoor pools making waves

Outdoor swimming is experiencing a watery renaissance, with a raft of noteworthy projects allowing bathers to do it the natural way, even in the most urban of contexts. Come on in. The water’s great. Read
The End of the Cubicle: forward-thinking office furniture from Nurus

The End of the Cubicle: forward-thinking office furniture from Nurus

When design-led office-furniture manufacturer Nurus partnered up with global professional-services firm Deloitte to reimagine their Istanbul HQ, the result was an environment as fit for forward-facing work culture as it is creatively inspiring.
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Kunst&Architektur: Art goes public – Art goes architecture

Kunst&Architektur: Art goes public – Art goes architecture

Der Auftritt von Kunst im architektonischen Kontext war noch nie so facettenreich wie heute. Sie vermag die Identität eines Ortes zu stärken oder gar zu verändern und zum bewussteren Umgang mit dem öffentlichen Raum beitragen. Das nimmt Architonic zum Anlass in der Reihe „Kunst&Architektur“ Projekte vorzustellen, die exemplarisch für einen gelungenen Dialog stehen und mehr als die Summe beider Teile sind.
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It’s curtains for Expo 2015: KriskaDECOR’s architectural, metal-chain facades

It’s curtains for Expo 2015: KriskaDECOR’s architectural, metal-chain facades

The go-to Spanish manufacturer of high-end, space-shaping mesh curtains has turned the Ecuadorean Pavilion at Milan’s Expo 2015 into a must-visit destination.
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Material Tendencies: Philippe Starck

Material Tendencies: Philippe Starck

Rather than trying to create beautiful objects, the French designer and architect considers it his duty to invent things that make life better for the largest number of people possible. He believes that the existence of an object is only justified when it serves others - or in the best case - when it ends up leaving behind something for others to develop further.
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