Flooring: Spaces, Signs and Senses

Flooring: Spaces, Signs and Senses

India is one of the most stimulating environments I have ever been in. It was in Viluppuram, a small town in the far south-east of India, 40 km west of the Bay of Bengal, that I discovered Rangoli, a symbolic floor art, outside many people’s homes. Rangoli’s ancient symbols are thought to bring good luck and have been passed down through the ages, from one generation to the next, keeping both the art form and the tradition alive and, fortunately for all who visit, creating entrance areas that are both beautiful and meaningful. Read
London – Generator of Architectural Impulses for the Modern World?

London – Generator of Architectural Impulses for the Modern World?

‘The people did not like St Paul’s. They were against the Eiffel Tower. They liked neither the Sydney Opera House nor the Centre Pompidou. But today, millions of photos of these buildings are sent around the world via e-mail and by phone.’ (Jan Kaplicky, Future Systems)
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Made-to-Measure Kitchens

Made-to-Measure Kitchens

LEICHT KÜCHEN creates highly customisable products that reveal the full extent of their quality when they interact with modern architecture.
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