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Full circle: highlighting Hungarian design at 360 Design ...

James Wormald

09.11.2022

With many emerging and established Hungarian designers and manufacturers on show, 360 Design Budapest blends the country’s culture and crafts with technology, and puts environmental eyes on the future.

Constructive Alps prize 2022: sustainable development award ...

James Wormald

05.10.2022

Taking guidance from the Alpine Convention’s Climate Action Plan on sustainable development, these are the four winning redevelopment projects awarded the Constructive Alps prize.

Light + Building 2022 flicks the smart city switch

Brand story

Gerrit Terstiege

02.09.2022

With five days of illuminating industry information from 2 to 6 October, Light + Building 2022 will enlighten visitors on the latest trends and innovations in smart city urban lighting systems.

Steelcase's Truchet Acoustic Tiles cut through the ...

Brand story

Alyn Griffiths

22.07.2022

With their latest addition to an already substantial repertoire of soundproofing solutions, the global workspace specialist ensures that workers can be productive and stress-free no matter the office layout.

A modular design update with sustainability factor by ...

Brand story

Barbara Jahn-Rösel

19.07.2022

In the centre of Zurich, a renovation project celebrates its location's industrial past while also consciously focusing on sustainability, quality and continuity…

Sustainable schooling: learning spaces that teach us to be ...

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James Wormald

04.07.2022

These education sector projects teach the architects of tomorrow the importance of green construction, while also protecting the communities of today.

The Design Educates Awards takes us back to school

Design Educates Awards

29.06.2022

Rewarding the educational value of architecture and design projects, the Design Educates Awards programme believes that innovation is worthless if it doesn't teach others to do the same.

Behind the scenes of Interni's total design experience

Brand story

Simon Keane-Cowell

01.06.2022

Find out why the recently renovated Interni flagship store in Milan is symbolic of the Italian company's larger goal of offering full-service partnerships to designers and architects worldwide.

Gaggenau offers an immersive experience at Milan Design Week

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Mareile Morawietz

27.05.2022

Building on its years of expertise, the German luxury appliance manufacturer now proposes to inspire architects and planners with a large-scale installation at this year's Fuorisalone.

Milan Design Week: Live Talks at the DAAily bar

James Wormald

24.05.2022

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

23.05.2022

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

Bringing the great outdoors inside with cero by Solarlux

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Barbara Jahn-Rösel

11.04.2022

Bringing the surrounding lake landscape into the interior of a private villa near Potsdam – project architect Bianca Klinger achieved this by making Solarlux's large cero sliding windows an integral part of the building's elaborate glass facade.

Elegance is in the details with Occhio's new phantom ...

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Mareile Morawietz

06.04.2022

Product surfaces are often not given the credit they deserve. With phantom and black phantom, the lighting specialists at Occhio have now added two novelties to their repertoire that stand out from the crowd.

mudra: Brunner meets Diez office

Brand story

Julia Hauch

04.04.2022

After three years of development, Brunner and Diez Office present mudra, a universal chair that brings the formal and ecological possibilities of moulded wood technology into the present.

Nine types of functional desktop architecture

James Wormald

22.03.2022

Desktop accessories strike a balance between clutter and function. But with stationery gone, this weird and wonderful world goes far further than a company-issue pen-pot and two-tiered filing tray.

Build a career with DAAily jobs

James Wormald

17.03.2022

As part of the world’s biggest online network for creatives, DAAily jobs helps talented professionals find their dream job, and world-famous firms find fresh minds.

Seven types of corporate auditorium

James Wormald

04.03.2022

Finding they need to educate and interact with their workforces on a larger scale, companies are looking to other areas for inspiration on pimping up their in-house presentation spaces.

What is biophilic design, and can it save the planet?

James Wormald

01.03.2022

The practice of biophilic design – using plants and green space to improve health and wellbeing – is an important tool, but can it solve the environmental crisis too?

Out with the old, in with the new: five ways to manufacture ...

James Wormald

24.02.2022

The planet we’re on has finite resources. By making new products from old, we stop the rot and start to build back better. Recycled manufacturing has changed the meaning of the words ‘new’ and ‘used’.

Architecture students! The International VELUX Award 2022 is ...

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Architonic

18.01.2022

Celebrating its 10th edition in 2022, the International VELUX Award for Students of Architecture challenges students to explore the role of natural light in architecture. Find out more in the video…

Workspace in progress: Wagner Living

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Markus Hieke

16.11.2021

Under the title ‘Workspace in Progress‘, students of industrial design at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna developed responses to the question of present and future forms of work – in close collaboration with Stefan Diez and Wagner

PALMBERG Intelligence: Wellbeing in the Workplace

Brand story

Jeremy Myerson

28.10.2021

The PALMBERG Workplace Intelligence Series explores the rapidly evolving landscape of work in terms of both user behaviour and office design. Sponsored by leading German office-furniture manufacturer PALMBERG, which has for decades developed products

Front of house: An explanation of facades

James Wormald

10.09.2021

Facades are the clothes buildings dress themselves up in. Physical declarations of prominence and boastful creativity. Here is an inspirational selection of architectural facades created by Architonic’s archive of manufacturers…

Architonic Story: BURRI

Brand story

Architonic

10.06.2021

Star of the show: The Stella public-furniture family from Swiss outdoor specialist BURRI has a new addition – a robust, eye-catching, seat-and-table combination called Stella Campus. Watch the video to find out more…

Learning by building

Peter Smisek

21.04.2021

With third-level education booming globally, universities are in a fight to attract the brightest and the best – and to ensure their financial sustainability. Enter some of the brightest and best architects to help provide a competitive edge.

Architonic Story: Heinze ArchitekTOUR

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Architonic

07.04.2021

Since 2010, the enlightening Heinze ArchitekTOUR expo and networking event has become one of the key talking shops for the future of architecture. With a third virtual event from 19 April to 14 May 2021, watch the video to find out more.

Box clever: Heinze ArchitekTOUR

Brand story

Julia Hauch

30.03.2021

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.

Digital dialogue: Heinze ArchitekTOUR

Brand story

Julia Hauch

30.03.2021

To advance visionary concepts, the right people need to be in the room, so Heinze has invited emerging talents as well as established industry experts to join the ArchitekTOUR supporting programme.

On ArchitekTOUR: Heinze

Brand story

Julia Hauch

30.03.2021

From 19 April to 14 May, the industry will come together virtually for the Heinze ArchitekTOUR – a digital space for exploring ideas about how we will live and work in the future.

Move your body: Wilkhahn

Brand story

Gerrit Terstiege

30.09.2020

Thanks to the Trimension 3D movement mechanism, WILKHAHN's AT office chair ensures that the body remains in motion while the mind remains undisturbed and concentrated on work.

I’m flexible: Wilkhahn

Brand story

Gerrit Terstiege

30.09.2020

WILKHAHN's AT office chair cuts a fine dash whatever the working context, thanks to cleverly thought-out technology and high levels of individualisation.

The wind at your back: Wilkhahn

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Gerrit Terstiege

30.09.2020

The multi-award-winning AT office chair by WILKHAHN is now available in a comfortable and airy mesh version, allowing fresh air to flow where it’s needed.

Safe and sound: Sigel

Brand story

Markus Hieke

09.09.2020

Sound Balance, the acoustic solution from German office manufacturer SIGEL not only optimises workplace acoustics, it also quickly and flexibly separates different working areas, creating a safer environment for employees during the coronavirus

Social animal: Interstuhl HUB

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Julia Hauch

30.07.2020

INTERSTUHL's HUB System combines maximum flexibility and functionality with a clear, inviting design language.

Together we are strong: Interstuhl SPLACES

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Julia Hauch

30.07.2020

Within the scope of the innovative SPLACES concept, INTERSTUHL offers planners and architects the opportunity to collaborate directly with experts on the design of creative and future-oriented new work scenarios.

Good work!: Interstuhl HUB

Brand story

Julia Hauch

30.07.2020

The concept of New Work has turned working life on its head and raises some fundamental questions. With its HUB system, German manufacturer INTERSTUHL provides some convincing answers.

Back story: Aeris

Brand story

Mareile Morawietz

30.06.2020

German, family-owned manufacturer AERIS launches an offensive against sedentary culture and back pain via its innovative dynamic-seating concept.

Slide with it: System 180's FlexBoard Pro

Brand story

Simon Keane-Cowell

24.06.2020

Modular and programmatic to their core, workplace-product innovators System 180 have launched a new, super-agile way to support collaborative working.

The hot seat: D1 by Wagner

Brand story

Architonic

12.06.2020

Enough with boring office chairs! WAGNER’s new D1, designed by Stefan Diez, not only promotes dynamic sitting, it looks great too.

A new school of thought: education projects that really ...

Peter Smisek

03.06.2020

Creative, innovative and outside-the-box thinking in education architecture serves not only to build schools that optimise learning conditions, it also drives architects and designers to find solutions that work for the environment.

Flying colours: chromatic school spaces

Alun Lennon

03.06.2020

Colour is a powerful tool – not least when it’s deployed in education projects, where a judicious chromatic specification can boost concentration, performance and well-being.

Regent Lighting’s Joker: a seriously good lamp

Brand story

Katharina Sommer

18.05.2020

With its new Joker desk lamp, Swiss lighting specialist REGENT LIGHTING is revolutionising lighting for the workplace.

Know this: new university design

Peter Smisek

22.01.2020

The landscape of third-level education is changing and, with it, its literal architectural landscape. Flexible learning requires flexible spatial solutions.

A different class: new school architecture

Peter Smisek

04.12.2019

Schoolchildren have a greater chance of excelling in architecture that excels. Our latest survey of school projects from around the globe shows how it's done.

Game on: innovative visualisation at BIM World MUNICH

Brand story

Katharina Sommer

31.10.2019

BIM technology is able to feed 3D technologies with a whole range of additional intelligent information – which opens up numerous new possibilities in the field of visualisation. At BIM World MUNICH this year, you’ll be able to see three

Pulse generator: BIM World MUNICH

Brand story

Katharina Sommer

31.10.2019

At BIM World MUNICH on 26 and 27 November, more than 200 exhibitors – established companies and start-ups alike – will present the latest tools and technologies for digitising the construction and real estate industries.

Small Wonder: new kindergartens

Peter Smisek

03.04.2019

Design-led kindergartens aren't just places for storing kids. They're cleverly conceived spaces that support development through play and interaction.

New chapters: 6 libraries offering a fresh start

Jaime Heather Schwartz

05.12.2018

Libraries are turning the page and entering the post-digital age with help from architect-led designs that revitalise and reactive their civic value.

Best in class: New schools have done their homework

Peter Smisek

04.12.2018

A shift in the classic classroom dynamic has occurred and architects have taken note, designing schools that are ready to respond to the future with a mind toward sustainability and more room for creativity.

Building our future: new school architecture

Peter Smisek

20.03.2018

We've learned that learning itself, when it's made enjoyable, produces better results. And architects have learned how to respond to this shift by displacing the battery-farm model of countless, characterless classrooms with altogether more dynamic

The Architecture of Learning: CF Møller

Simon Keane-Cowell

19.03.2018

One of the typological furrows successfully ploughed by Danish practice CF Møller is the design of large school schemes. Its recently completed Copenhagen International School occupies both an intriguing site – on the extension of a former quay

Alma matters: new university buildings

Alyn Griffiths

06.09.2017

Like their students, universities are investing in their futures – calling on architects for long-lasting buildings that will not only promote flexible working, community interaction and new approaches to learning, but also function as highly

Home-grown: 4 new Japanese kindergartens

Madeline Bouton

05.09.2017

A cohort of recently completed Japanese kindergarten projects demonstrate how the language of domestic spaces can be translated into pre-school environments.

Dutch Architecture

TLmag

18.04.2017

For decades a test bed for bold, experimental projects, the Netherlands continues to function as an architecturally compelling landscape – both in terms of design practice and consumption.

Constructive Thinking: new school architecture

Simon Keane-Cowell

19.02.2017

Architects get clever, designing innovative and inspiring school environments that change the way students move, think and feel.

Piling Them High

Dominic Lutyens

19.08.2014

Bricks in contemporary architecture may well be saddled with a reputation for retrograde traditionalism – after all, the oldest discovered bricks date from before 7500 BC. For some, they conjure up images of architecturally unimaginative housing

Fluid learning: Sir Paul Reeves Building, AUT University

Indesign Media Asia Pacific

30.07.2014

A landmark building by Jasmax marks a paradigm shift in student-centric space (Text by Andrea Stevens)

Kindergarten Design Grows Up: contemporary nursery-school ...

Simon Keane-Cowell

01.09.2011

A number of recently completed kindergarten projects have proved that designing user-centred environments for the more diminutive among us shouldn't be at odds with creating highly expressive structures. Architonic takes a look at a selection of