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. Read
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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Tapping innovation: Axor’s WaterDream 2015

Tapping innovation: Axor’s WaterDream 2015

A collaboration between German bathroom brand Axor, Swiss university ECAL and glassblower Matteo Gonet has resulted in a series of prototypal taps that show how future bathrooms could incorporate bespoke interchangeable fittings.
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Le Corbusier Reloaded: LC2 at designfunktion

Le Corbusier Reloaded: LC2 at designfunktion

Angular, cubic, clear – and surprisingly comfortable: like no other piece of furniture, Le Corbusier's chair LC2 represents the furniture design of early modernism. The manufacturer Cassina has now clad the classic, designed in 1928, in new materials and colours that pick up on the original design of the 1920s.
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The Luxury Beneath: Object Carpet’s premium flooring

The Luxury Beneath: Object Carpet’s premium flooring

Carpet specialist Object Carpet has gained a worldwide reputation with carpets that satisfy even the most demanding of architects, such as Zaha Hadid or Hitoshi Abe. For years now, the company has successfully combined high design standards with supreme suitability for everyday use.
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