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    Are you being served?: C-star 2018

    Brand story

    Barbara Jahn-Rösel

    19.02.2018

    EuroShop spin-off C-STAR is hitting Shanghai for the fourth time, under the banner "Shape the Future of Retail".

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    Furniture with style and character

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    15.02.2018

    The sustainable products manufactured by Richard Lampert, a Stuttgart-based company, are characterised by superior design coupled with handcrafted quality.

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    Tokujin Yoshioka: Light Material

    TLmag

    14.02.2018

    Japanese designer Tokujin Yoshioka tests the boundaries of materials in a surprising and alluring manner.

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    One giant step: Domotex 2018

    Brand story

    Dominic Lutyens

    14.02.2018

    With a new, user-friendly concept and a creative, trend-focused supporting programme, this year's edition of DOMOTEX fascinated both visitors and exhibitors.

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    Material Tendencies: Sir Peter Cook

    Anita Hackethal

    14.02.2018

    Our team chatted with the cheerful and somewhat cynical soul Sir Peter Cook. Having taught architecture for over fifty years, the British architect, lecturer and writer has played a pivotal role within the global architectural world.

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    The clever furniture developer

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    12.02.2018

    As the company name suggests, Randers + Radius was established in 2012 following the merger of two companies, and can thus look back on a total of 60 years’ experience in high-quality designer furniture for the contract market – a good foundation

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    So transparent!: Vanceva

    Brand story

    Dominic Lutyens

    12.02.2018

    This company’s got perspective. Since 1937, American manufacturer Eastman has been making the world more colourful with VANCEVA® Colors laminated glass.

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    A statement in furniture design

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    09.02.2018

    Scandinavian design meets environmental awareness and a distinctive re- and upcycling mentality. Founded in 1990 in Tibro, ­Sweden, furniture-brand Offecct with its considerable portfolio is now expanding to Milan.

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    Lightness of Touch: Light + Building Frankfurt 2018

    Brand story

    Katharina Sommer

    07.02.2018

    Feel the future. The latest edition of the world's leading trade fair for lighting and building-services technology is all about innovation.

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    Harri Koskinen: Simplicity is a Sylvan Sauna

    TLmag

    06.02.2018

    Harri Koskinen is a Finnish industrial designer, furniture maker and exhibition designer; he is also currently the head of design for the Scandinavian firm Iittala.

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    Do these experts ever sleep?: DUX

    Brand story

    Alyn Griffiths

    06.02.2018

    Swedish manufacturer DUX, known for its superlatively comfortable divan beds, has applied its expertise in coil springs to produce furniture every bit as comfortable.

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    An explosion of textile innovations

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    05.02.2018

    Textile floor coverings in the contract sector are closely associated with the name Object Carpet. The new Facts & Inspirations collection offers inexhaustible design possibilities in environmentally-friendly and healthy quality.

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    In good company: office architecture works it

    Peter Smisek

    05.02.2018

    Bold, geometric forms and compelling facades characterise a new cohort of office buildings internationally, whose cool, professional dress signals the fact that they definitely mean business.

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    Exclusive surfaces

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    02.02.2018

    The northern Italian company Inkiostro Bianco stands for extraordinary interior surface designs, in which creative engagement with the materials, styles and not least the way of thinking about space all play a central role.

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    Asian Architecture Now: Tadao Ando Architect & ...

    TLmag

    31.01.2018

    Architect Tadao Ando's Chichu Art Museum is a masterful exercise in the juxtaposition of shapes, light and darkness.

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    A light reduction: mawa design

    Brand story

    Katharina Sommer

    30.01.2018

    German lighting manufacturer MAWA DESIGN has leveraged its visually pared-down and formally perfect designs to position itself internationally as the go-to supplier of advanced, architectural lighting systems.

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    Architecture of Sleep

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    30.01.2018

    As a pioneer in sleep culture, Swedish bed manufacturer Hästens has perfected sleeping comfort with handmade beds made of purely natural materials. These provide incomparable comfort and healthy sleep in the upscale-hotel and other sectors.

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    Know-how and that certain something

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    26.01.2018

    The Swedish company Gärsnäs has a long tradition dating back 125 years. During this time, it has accumulated a large amount of valuable detailed knowledge and technical know-how, which is treasured and passed on from generation to generation.

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    Me and You Forever: Ambiente 2018

    Brand story

    Jasmin Jouhar

    24.01.2018

    For over ten years now, the world's biggest consumer-goods fair AMBIENTE has provided its visitors with a valuable overview of the latest trends and developments. This year, their new Business Matchmaking services allows you to establish relevant

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    Scholten & Baijings: Arita – Amsterdam

    TLmag

    24.01.2018

    Partners in life and work, Stefan Scholtens and Carole Baijings are Amsterdam-based designers known around the world for their signature use of colour and patterning in collections that include textiles, ceramics, glass, furniture and lighting.

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    Switched on: digital-first retail spaces

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    23.01.2018

    Integrated digital technology in-store: it’s the sign of the times. ISE’s half-day Digital Signage Summit offers exclusive market intelligence and excellent networking opportunities.

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    The revolution is now: Smart Building Conference at ISE 2018

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    23.01.2018

    One day. Over 30 of the finest minds in smart building.

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    This man is seeing things: Carlo Ratti

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    23.01.2018

    Seated at the top table when it comes to the white-hot debate around smart technologies and how they can – and will – shape the development of our cities, architect Carlo Ratti gives a not-to-be-missed opening address at ISE 2018.

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    Design for Health

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    23.01.2018

    Scandinavia is a design trendsetter. The puristic appearance of products from Norway, Sweden and Denmark is the result of relaxed understatement and a clear design language. The Norwegian company Flokk is the market leader in the design, development

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    I've got the power: new energy plants

    Peter Smisek

    22.01.2018

    New power stations around the globe are wielding the rhetorical power of architecture. Confident, sculptural forms, signifying the confident, new world of cleaner technologies.

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    Global phenomenon: NEO/CRAFT's Iris pendant light

    Brand story

    Barbara Jahn-Rösel

    22.01.2018

    Young Berlin-based designer Sebastian Scherer is never happy with the status quo of things. To achieve his creative visions, his company NEO/CRAFT pushes materials to the limit – and beyond.

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    Answer the call: 5 new public toilets

    Madeline Bouton

    20.01.2018

    As sophisticated as we (think we) are as a species, there's no denying biology. That most necessary of public facilities, the toilet, is currently undergoing somewhat of a renaissance via unorthodox materials and environmentally responsible designs,

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    A new balance between living and working

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    18.01.2018

    Future workshop, collection première, theme exhibition: In the COR Lab, four design teams are designing the future of the workspace. The result of their work: six furniture designs, which since 18 September have been on display as a compatible

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    Asian Architecture Now: Kengo Kuma & Associates and Wuxi ...

    TLmag

    17.01.2018

    The mixed-use arts complex Wuxi Vanke summarises architect Kengo Kuma's prolific work, which often translates cultural traditions through the manipulation of new materials.

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    Creating space for creativity and innovation

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    15.01.2018

    As a leading international specialist in the design and furnishing of inspiring office and working environments, Bene has been dealing with these requirements for many years and developed custom-made solutions for different office concepts.

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    The Air Apparent: TON's new Chips lounge chair

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    15.01.2018

    This January's must-see Das Haus installation at imm cologne, authored by young Czech designer Lucie Koldova, sees the launch of her new Chips lounge chair for TON, where space and light meeting supreme seating.

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    Division of workspaces

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    11.01.2018

    For over 15 years, Italian manufacturer ADOTTA has been designing and producing partition wall systems for high-end offices. Its latest product is the Wallen wall system.

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    Second nature: Fast

    Brand story

    Alyn Griffiths

    10.01.2018

    The Italian outdoor furniture manufacturer FAST, with its elegant designs and robust materials, ensures that the increasing number of patio and garden fans must not forgo style or comfort.

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    Reaching out: 4 homes with a view

    Madeline Bouton

    09.01.2018

    Interior spaces form a rich dialogue with their immediate environments in a raft of new vista-filled residential projects, where architects have also drawn on the very materials that surround their builds.

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    At ease: Jori's new Longueville Landscape Sofa

    Brand story

    Dominic Lutyens

    09.01.2018

    The Belgian furniture manufacturer JORI has re-envisioned its successful sofa classic Longueville from 1998 as a completely new line; Longueville Landscape will be presented at the imm cologne this January.

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    Perceptions of space

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    08.01.2018

    Bremen-based acousticpearls specialises in creating pleasant internal spatial atmospheres. The company’s premium acoustic panel systems are not only functional but also offer a variety of design options. The development of the acoustic elements is

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    Be boulder: new mountain homes

    Peter Smisek

    08.01.2018

    In a raft of new residential projects, architects find breathtaking solutions to stage mountains' great natural capital, namely the magnificent views, without skimping on comfort.

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    Better Together: COR Lab

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    03.01.2018

    When it came to developing an innovative new furniture programme to address the increasingly collaborative way we're choosing to work, premium furniture brand COR developed a collaborative creative model. This is COR Lab.

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    Future times past: DIMORESTUDIO

    Madeline Bouton

    11.12.2017

    Following their creation of the new restaurant at private-members institution The Arts Club in London, Britt Moran and Emiliano Salci of go-to Milan-based office DIMORESTUDIO elaborate on their portfolio of historically and materially saturated

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    Off-menu: exemplary restaurant and bar interiors

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    11.12.2017

    In the digital age, restaurants and bars remain bastions not only for good food and drink but also for good old-fashioned, real-time social-networking. Tasked alongside chefs who feed the senses, architects around the world are serving up memorable

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    Material world: Heimtextil 2018

    Brand story

    Katharina Sommer

    11.12.2017

    With the "Interior.Architecture.Hospitality Expo", HEIMTEXTIL offers up a new exhibition format complete with expert tours, events and inspiring lectures – specifically tailored to the needs of the hotel industry and architects

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    Do Dutch: the Netherlands’ special exhibition at Ambiente ...

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    06.12.2017

    Next February’s edition of AMBIENTE – the leading international consumer-goods trade fair in Frankfurt – sees award-winning product designer Robert Bronwasser curate a recontextualisation, and celebration, of everyday Dutch design culture.

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    Roll out the red carpet: Domotex 2018

    Brand story

    Barbara Jahn-Rösel

    04.12.2017

    DOMOTEX will take place in Hanover from 12 to 15 January 2018. With a top-notch lecture programme, the world's leading trade fair for carpets and floor coverings approaches the trend towards individualisation under the motto "Unique Youniverse".

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    Get Spun: Heimtextil 2018

    Brand story

    Barbara Jahn-Rösel

    30.11.2017

    HEIMTEXTIL 2018 combines diverse programming for decision-makers in the contract sector under the expo title “Interior.Architecture.Hospitality”.

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    Luce yourself: Das Haus 2018 at imm cologne

    Brand story

    Alyn Griffiths

    29.11.2017

    Architonic talks to Lucie Koldova about her work on the installation Das Haus 2018, part of the upcoming IMM COLOGNE. The young Czech designer was invited by the fair to stage "a poetic experiment of light".

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    Sofa so good: B&B Italia

    Brand story

    Bethan Ryder

    27.11.2017

    The Italian premium manufacturer B&B ITALIA teamed up with design heavyweight Piero Lissoni for the new SAKé sofa collection.

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    On the slide: Hawa Suono

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    24.11.2017

    Sliding-door specialists Hawa Sliding Solutions have developed an innovative new sliding-door system that not only enables space-saving planning, it also cancels noise up to 39 decibels.

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    Joint ventures: NEXT architects

    Madeline Bouton

    22.11.2017

    Amsterdam- and Beijing-based office NEXT architects discuss their various bridge projects, including their WAF-nominated Lucky Knot structure in China, and how infrastructural interventions should connect communities – literally and metaphorically.

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    On your side: new bridge projects

    Alyn Griffiths

    21.11.2017

    Architects around the world are delivering bridges that exceed the limits of their utilitarian function – acting not only structures for crossing but also spaces to congregate and survey.

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    Bowled over: Alape

    Brand story

    Katharina Sommer

    07.11.2017

    20 years ago Gerhard Busalt designed the first dish basin for ALAPE. A clean shape for clean hands. Here's how it all began.

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    All's Fair: imm cologne goes digital

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    02.11.2017

    imm cologne, the international design fair that’s long operated as a platform for new concepts and trends, takes the lead once more, making digitalisation an integral component of its offering for 2018.

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    À TABLE!: hospitality focus at Ambiente 2018

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    01.11.2017

    It's often the detail that counts. Particularly when you're designing a memorable restaurant, bar or café project. Architects know where to go for inspiration and specification – Ambiente 2018.

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    Let's get physical: new sports centres

    Peter Smisek

    30.10.2017

    A healthy mind in a healthy body. In a healthy bit of architecture. A raft of new sports halls are serving as a shot in the arm for their users – and for their urban, physical contexts.

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    Same same but different: Unique Youniverse at Domotex 2018

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    24.10.2017

    Architonic talks to architect Peter Ippolito – head juror for Domotex's forthcoming Framing Trends exhibition – about the international flooring fair's new thematic focus on individualisation and what it means for architects and other specifiers.

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    Divide and conquer: Adotta

    Brand story

    Alyn Griffiths

    23.10.2017

    For more than 15 years, the Italian manufacturer ADOTTA has been designing and producing high-end wall-partition systems that are first in style and quality.

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    Turn it up: GROHE SmartControl

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    19.10.2017

    Innovative sanitary manufacturer GROHE has designed a new, technology-packed yet uber-intuitive shower system, which allows you to design your very own dynamic shower experience. Welcome to SmartControl.

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    Spare space: new minimalist interiors

    Madeline Bouton

    17.10.2017

    In the age of information overload, minimalist interiors are more than a trend. They’re a means by which to restore mental awareness. Combining formal minimalism with warm material palettes, these newly renovated homes offer not only space for

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    If it ain't broke: B&B Italia's Charles sofa

    Brand story

    Dominic Lutyens

    17.10.2017

    Italian premium manufacturer B&B ITALIA's sofa Charles, designed by Antonio Citterio, celebrates its 20th anniversary. Time to take a closer look at what makes this bestseller so iconic.

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    Elegance in repose: Flexform MOOD

    Brand story

    Dominic Lutyens

    16.10.2017

    The motto “An Intimate Look” echoes a lost but not yet forgotten elegance Flexform MOOD brings to its new, minimalist collection.

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    Taking it to the next level: new residential towers

    Dominic Lutyens

    16.10.2017

    Architects demonstrate how high-rise can mean high-density, but not at the expense of contextual awareness or safety. 

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    The Transformers: kymo

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    10.10.2017

    THE ATELIER – a new bespoke service from contemporary-flooring experts kymo – invites architects and other specifiers to co-create, transforming their artistic visions, uncompromised, into unique, finest-quality rug designs.

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    Designers' Top 10 Materials 2017

    Anita Hackethal

    09.10.2017

    Material availability and faculty are quantifiable factors in defining architects’ and designers’ material choices, when based on physical, economical and practical rationales.

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    Step change: Ruckstuhl

    Brand story

    Katharina Sommer

    06.10.2017

    The Swiss carpet manufacturer RUCKSTUHL breathes new life into their durable Rollerwool collection, thanks to Trigon, the new triangular carpet tile that enables a wide variety of colour and pattern combinations.

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    The Futurists: Pedrali

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    04.10.2017

    A long-term investment in the latest production technologies, married with razor-sharp, optimised processes, has helped position Pedrali as a major international player in industrially produced, premium furniture

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    Bo Bedre x Architonic

    Architonic

    03.10.2017

    Architonic has teamed up with Bo Bedre, Denmark's number-one interiors magazine, adding new value to the Scandinavian brand's exclusive editorial content with an integrated product data cloud.

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    Sell out: retail spaces that show off

    Dominic Lutyens

    01.10.2017

    Today's flagship stores are transforming existing architectural spaces into memorable physical expressions of brand identity. Top shops!

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    Talking Shop: Nendo on retail design

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    27.09.2017

    With a raft of paradigm-shifting retail-design projects to its name, prolific Japanese design studio Nendo is one smart shopper.

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    Not thinking straight: Wehlers

    Brand story

    Alyn Griffiths

    26.09.2017

    On a mission to improve the furniture industry, the new Danish manufacturer WEHLERS achieves impressively simple designs while adhering to the framework of a circular economy.

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    Down to earth: Interface

    Brand story

    Katharina Sommer

    26.09.2017

    Synonymous with sustainability, the floor manufacturer INTERFACE has established its new German headquarters and showroom according to the principles of Biophilic Design.

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    Xavier Lust at Ralph Pucci New York: The New Baroque

    TLmag

    20.09.2017

    Xavier Lust switches effortlessly between industrial production and limited editions. The Brussels-based designer just completed his new exhibition at the Ralph Pucci Penthouse in New York as part of a group exhibition with historic pieces by Pierre

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    Guiding light: Artemide

    Brand story

    Alyn Griffiths

    18.09.2017

    For 30 years now, Italian premium lighting manufacturer ARTEMIDE has been illuminating the landscape of contemporary design with the elegant and versatile Tolomeo lamp.

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    Universal Appeal: new religious projects

    Barbara Jahn-Rösel

    17.09.2017

    Amidst fluctuations in today’s religious landscape, architects are designing sacred spaces that remain open to their surroundings, communities and the present age.

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    Sacred Stuff: 5 materially expressive churches

    Madeline Bouton

    15.09.2017

    From wire to weathering steel, unorthodox materials lend these churches inspiration, at least when it comes to volume and form.

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    Reinvented Architecture: The New City Studio (Part II)

    TLmag

    14.09.2017

    Drawing upon rich traditions of architectural representation, these featured studios strike at the heart of architectural production while broadening the boundaries of professional identity.

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    What’s art got to do with it?: Laufen

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    13.09.2017

    A long-standing cultural sponsor, premium Swiss bathroom manufacturer LAUFEN sees its contribution to the wider creative field as just another part of its commitment to collaboration and innovation.

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    The Audiophiles: acousticpearls

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    12.09.2017

    As sound management secures its stake at the top table of planning issues, German-based manufacturer ACOUSTICPEARLS shows how interior architecture can – and should – work for the ears as well as the eyes.

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    Reinvented Architecture: The New City Studio (Part I)

    TLmag

    06.09.2017

    Frequently accused of opportunism and single-mindedness, many New York-based architects and designers are nonetheless demonstrating expansive modes of working within the field.

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    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

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    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.

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    Fluid Intelligence: Grohe

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    05.09.2017

    If anyone knows water, Grohe does. In spite of having clocked up over 100 years in business, the world’s leading provider of premium sanitary fittings is squarely looking to the future, with technology, innovation and sustainability its constant

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    Lindsey Adelman: Capturing beauty

    TLmag

    30.08.2017

    Lindsey Adelman has been at the center of a flourishing movement in American lighting design over the last decade.

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    Todd Bracher: “Trump will not affect our creativity”

    TLmag

    23.08.2017

    Todd Bracher stands for a new generation of American designers who have successfully emerged from the shadow of Eames and Nelson.

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    Keep your seats

    Atrium Magazin für Wohnkultur, Design und Architektur

    22.08.2017

    Thanks to the company’s clever positioning and genuine Swiss craftsmanship, people all over the world sit on furniture by ZÜCO.

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    Reduction to the essentials

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    21.08.2017

    Hamburg-based lighting company TOBIAS GRAU focuses on LED technology. From design, through development, to production, the company places a strong emphasis on the highest-possible quality and the manufacture of innovative products for the

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    Going Loco: station projects steam ahead

    Dominic Lutyens

    19.08.2017

    Road congestion, airport check-in and security issues, centre-to-centre journeys – just some of the factors informing rail's burgeoning number of passengers. Architects are responding to this with spectacular grands projets that signal train

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    Taking route: 5 bus stations going places

    Madeline Bouton

    19.08.2017

    From the Philippines to the Netherlands, bus-station projects are revving up.

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    The past with a future

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    17.08.2017

    Designs from the Bauhaus era are still as contemporary as ever. TECNOLUMEN’s aim is to recreate the lamps of the period based on original drawings, and to manufacture them according to current technical standards. Contemporary designs supplement

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    Never Built New York

    TLmag

    16.08.2017

    It's called the 'City of Dreams' and yet, some of New York City's most radical, technologically advanced buildings were never realised. Their combined histories expose challenges the famous metropolis must confront as well as fundamental problems

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    Adaptable

    Atrium Magazin für Wohnkultur, Design und Architektur

    15.08.2017

    Urban nomads appreciate furniture that’s just as flexible as they are. XILOBIS shows how it’s done.

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    Future-oriented lighting solutions

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    15.08.2017

    RIBAG’s philosophy is characterised by a pioneering spirit and a passion for lighting aesthetics. The family-owned company’s timeless lamps are designed with a great deal of technical expertise and attention to detail. Kept deliberately simple

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    Hightech made in Brandenburg

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    11.08.2017

    Founded in 1977 by Martin Wallroth, Mawa Design has long since established itself as a multi award-winning high-tech forge for high-quality lighting.

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    Lightening the mood

    Atrium Magazin für Wohnkultur, Design und Architektur

    08.08.2017

    The aesthetics, lightness and cleverness of WOGG’s furniture are the common thread that runs throughout the entire range to create an unobtrusive ambience with a distinctive character.

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    Italian craftsmanship

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    07.08.2017

    Creating building-specific lighting calls for skill and sensitivity during the design work. The LINEA LIGHT GROUP comprises a group of different specialists who specialise in creating precisely-tailored LED lighting for customers with specific

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    Change Management: adapted office spaces

    Bethan Ryder

    07.08.2017

    Industrial buildings around the world are being converted by architects into inspiring office spaces for industrious workers. Change happens.

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    Lighting experience

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    04.08.2017

    LIGHT-POINT isn’t just about light. It’s about atmosphere and experience. The company’s aim is to create lighting scenarios that allow customers to experience light.

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    Working Future: Ben van Berkel

    Madeline Bouton

    03.08.2017

    Founder of Dutch super-practice UNStudio Ben van Berkel discusses the future of the workplace. And how he works best.

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    In Flux: Dornbracht

    Brand story

    Barbara Jahn-Rösel

    02.08.2017

    For the introduction of Vaia, its new series of fittings, the German premium manufacturer DORNBRACHT has joined forces with Rafael de Cárdenas and Neri & Hu to realise two extremely inspired and inspiring bathroom design environments.

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    The courage to be yourself

    Atrium Magazin für Wohnkultur, Design und Architektur

    02.08.2017

    Thomas Walser is a free spirit – and that’s reflected in the products of his company WALSER MÖBEL.

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    Tradition interpreted in a modern way

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    01.08.2017

    The products of Italian lighting manufacturer Leucos are characterised by decades of know-how coupled with contemporary design.

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    Fusion of light and art

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    28.07.2017

    The products by in-es.artdesign show in an artistic and philosophical way how design can be combined with light.

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    Dynamic

    Atrium Magazin für Wohnkultur, Design und Architektur

    26.07.2017

    Thanks to its flexibility and careful analysis of the market, VIFIAN is operating at full steam. A look at what makes the company tick...

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    The art of illumination

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    25.07.2017

    Illuminating places and transforming them into meeting points, traffic routes or public spaces for cultural exchange is a challenge. ewo, a family-owned company, has been doing this for more than 20 years.

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    Japan Stories: Tree to Green

    25portraits

    25.07.2017

    The last installment of Japan Stories looks at Tree to Green, a company based in Tokyo and Kiso that designs modern lifestyle products made from the famous Kiso hinoki cypress trees.

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    The Constant Gardener: Petra Blaisse

    Madeline Bouton

    24.07.2017

    Founder of multi-disciplinary studio Inside Outside Petra Blaisse discusses how, as a landscape designer, she addresses existing situations and structures – revealing a deep respect for change, chance and circumstance.

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    Grounded: new landscape projects

    Alyn Griffiths

    23.07.2017

    Successful landscape architecture is more than just a case of unexpected surfaces and a bit of greening. It can provide valuable ground for real place-making.

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    A new age

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    21.07.2017

    At the Euroluce 2017, Axolight’s new brand identity was presented to the world for the first time. On the occasion of its 20th anniversary, the company has redefined itself and developed a new concept

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    World class

    Atrium Magazin für Wohnkultur, Design und Architektur

    18.07.2017

    At USM, an ecological idea gave rise to a classic that is even on show at the MoMa in New York.

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    Acoustic Light

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    17.07.2017

    Light plays a special role in architecture – it can highlight it and make it the centre of interest, as well as keep it subtly in the background and create atmospheres. &Costa juggles these two opposing approaches, thereby creating complex

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    Japan Stories: Chiyozuru Sadahide

    25portraits

    17.07.2017

    In the fourth installment of Japan Stories, Japanese bladesmith Chiyozuru Sadahide II and his apprentice Naohide challenge traditional techniques to create works that express the inherent beauty of iron and steel.

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    Recipe for success: Gaggenau

    Brand story

    Dominic Lutyens

    13.07.2017

    The Vario cooktops 400 series brings professional cooking to the private home. Designed by GAGGENAU Germany’s leading manufacturer of high-end home appliances, the 400 series combines convenience and versatility with minimalist design.

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    Stronger together

    Atrium Magazin für Wohnkultur, Design und Architektur

    11.07.2017

    THUT and TOSSA have moved into a refurbished old factory together – an important step for business friends Benjamin Thut and Ralf Geckeler.

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    Japan Stories: Junko Yashiro

    25portraits

    10.07.2017

    Junko Yashiro talks about her career and the unique process she uses to create urushi lacquerware for the third installment of Japan Stories.

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    Water Works: Claesson Koivisto Rune

    Madeline Bouton

    07.07.2017

    Ola Rune of Swedish multidisciplinary practice Claesson Koivisto Rune talks wellness architecture, designing a sensory experience, and what he does to be kind to his body.

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    A Bigger Splash: New Wellness Architecture

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    05.07.2017

    Architects engage the senses in a series of pools, spas and bathhouses, designed to bring the body back to the here and now. 

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    The bathroom crafter

    Atrium Magazin für Wohnkultur, Design und Architektur

    05.07.2017

    Bathroom specialist TALSEE has a wealth of expertise and experience in processing Corian.

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    Japan Stories: Kazuto Yoshikawa

    25portraits

    03.07.2017

    For the second installment of Japan Stories, Kazuto Yoshikawa explains why, after a twelve-year career at Italian furniture company Cassina IXC in Japan, he chose to devote himself to the study of Japanese woodcraft and furniture design.

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    Space, Man: Domotex 2018

    Brand story

    Katharina Sommer

    28.06.2017

    The leading international fair for floor coverings, DOMOTEX, shows how the major trend in individualisation is extending to wall and ceiling surfaces. The result: added-value environments, strong on creative vision and functional performance.

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    Networked

    Atrium Magazin für Wohnkultur, Design und Architektur

    28.06.2017

    The people at SOLID know cheap can end up being expensive and prefer to rely on independent solutions instead.

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    Material Tendencies: Fabio Novembre

    Anita Hackethal

    26.06.2017

    Italian architect and designer Fabio Novembre describes himself as a wise monkey that feels at home in the jungle. Maybe this is why some of his works err on the wild side.

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    Japan Stories: Suzuki Morihisa Studio

    25portraits

    26.06.2017

    In the first installment of Japan Stories, a new independent series on craftspeople working in Japan, Suzuki Morihisa Studio, one of the oldest and most famous family workshops for Nanbu Tekki (or ironworks), opens its doors.

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    Sit back and relax

    Atrium Magazin für Wohnkultur, Design und Architektur

    21.06.2017

    Thanks to its focus on recliners, STRÄSSLE has achieved international success.

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    Hearing Aid: Fantoni

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    18.06.2017

    When the architects of a new big-league conference centre in Algiers needed an acoustics partner, they turned to premium Italian manufacturer FANTONI.

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    Material Tendencies: Khodi Feiz

    Anita Hackethal

    17.06.2017

    In a recent interview, Architonic spoke to industrial designer Khodi Feiz, who was born in Iran and grew up in the US. With his small studio, based in Amsterdam, Feiz is specialized in furniture design and consumer technologies.

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    Chronosophia: Tomáš Libertíny, Solo Show

    TLmag

    16.06.2017

    “Chronosophia” is a solo exhibition by Tomáš Libertíny showcasing a selection of his new and recent works—interactions with nature that explore the notions of time and repetition.

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    Heal Thyself: new healthcare architecture

    Dominic Lutyens

    16.06.2017

    As hospitals embrace a more patient-centred approach, so do their architects, giving rise to curative spaces that dovetail stress-free wayfinding with a proximity to nature.

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    A treat for the senses

    Atrium Magazin für Wohnkultur, Design und Architektur

    14.06.2017

    SENSES luminaires provide individual lighting experiences in minimalist designs.

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