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Family jewels: Theia by Freifrau

Tanja Pabelick


Sebastian Herkner has shifted the usual perspectives on chair design for Freifrau. In the case of Theia, the frame becomes the protagonist by framing the seat shell like a jewel. 

Tea ceremony: Duravit x Sebastian Herkner

Mareile Morawietz


Duravit's new Sebastian Herkner-designed Zencha series takes inspiration from Japanese tea traditions, not only in formal aesthetic terms but also the purity and harmony of its rituals.

Putting the zen in Zencha

Mareile Morawietz


The Zencha bathroom series' organic curves and light, natural materials allow for the creation of peaceful bathroom spaces that appeal to the soul as well as the body.

Zencha: wellness for the environment

Mareile Morawietz


From its material palette and modularity to manufacturing processes, the Zencha collection was developed with sustainability and the wellbeing of the planet in mind, too.

Milan Design Week: Live Talks at the DAAily bar

James Wormald


The DAAily bar is set to become one of Milan Design Week's biggest destinations, with a series of Live Talks featuring speakers from the very top of architecture and design.

DAAily bar: the new place to be during Milan Design Week

Katharina Schwarze


Designboom, Architonic and ArchDaily open the DAAily bar: the place for the A&D community to meet during Milan Design Week.

Editor’s Letter – April 2022

Simon Keane-Cowell


The limits of the architect, the limits of furniture, and unlimited fun at our DAAily bar in Milan.

'We need to learn again about the slowness of ...

Simon Keane-Cowell


Sebastian Herkner discusses respecting well-designed products: 'It's important to cherish a product, to keep it as an investment.' Watch the video to learn more…

Box clever: Heinze ArchitekTOUR

Julia Hauch


With topics ranging from community building through cultural perception to architects as business developers, the Heinze ArchitekTOUR’s ‘Out of the Box’ series identifies new approaches and new role models for how we will live tomorrow.

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