Year

    Results: 885

    Material Tendencies: Stefano Giovannoni

    Anita Hackethal

    27.03.2017

    Blurring the boundaries between art and design, the work of Italian designer Stefano Giovannoni always tells a story.

    More

    Architonic Trend Analysis | Top 100 Italian Brands

    Architonic

    27.03.2017

    This presentation is based solely on traffic information collected on architonic.com. All statistics and rankings shown in this article are based on the number of relevant search queries entered in the text-search field on architonic.com (‘by text

    More

    Bends ahead: TON

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    22.03.2017

    If there's one manufacturer that truly understands wood, it's long-established Czech brand TON. Their steam-bending expertise and passionate craftsmanship lives in the very grain of classic and contemporary furniture designs alike.

    More

    The name says it all

    Atrium Magazin für Wohnkultur, Design und Architektur

    21.03.2017

    The combination of “illuminatio” and “artis” stands for a range of attractively designed products from luminaire producer ILLUMINARTIS.

    More

    Rejuvenation Station: Dornbracht

    Brand story

    Barbara Jahn-Rösel

    21.03.2017

    LifeSpa from DORNBRACHT sees the bathroom transformed into a private realm of health and wellness. Step inside.

    More

    ARCHITONIC TOP 100 DESIGNERS 2016/17

    Architonic

    20.03.2017

    With the Salone del Mobile Milano fast approaching, there's no better time to reveal the premier league of creative minds that shape the design world today.

    More

    You Can't Fight City Hall: new civic architecture

    Alyn Griffiths

    19.03.2017

    When it comes to place-making and civic pride, town halls have a special status and a responsibility. Architects get busy with the new generation of people's palaces.

    More

    Material Tendencies: Alfredo Häberli

    Anita Hackethal

    19.03.2017

    Born in Buenos Aires, industrial designer Alfredo Häberli found his home in Zürich, where he has been running his own studio for over 25 years.

    More

    Go with the flow: KWC

    Brand story

    Katharina Sommer

    17.03.2017

    Premium Swiss manufacturer KWC has been producing high-quality, highly elegant faucets since the late 19th century.

    More

    The natural way to better sleep

    Atrium Magazin für Wohnkultur, Design und Architektur

    14.03.2017

    Containing no plastic or metal whatsoever, the HÜSLER NEST bed system helps users get a better and healthier night’s sleep.

    More

    Future Fibres: Techtextil 2017

    Brand story

    Ulrich Büttner

    08.03.2017

    From 9 to 12 May 2017, TECHTEXTIL in Frankfurt am Main will provide an overview of the current state of textile architecture as well as future developments in the field.

    More

    An instinct for wood

    Atrium Magazin für Wohnkultur, Design und Architektur

    07.03.2017

    With unique passion, HORGENGLARUS produces wooden furniture that’s made to last an eternity.

    More

    Material Tendencies: Neri & Hu

    Anita Hackethal

    05.03.2017

    A city does not have a future without culture. So says Lyndon Neri, founding partner of Shanghai-based architectural-design practice Neri & Hu, in a recent conversation with Architonic.

    More

    Everything Plus the Kitchen Sink: BLANCO

    Brand story

    Sabina Strambu

    03.03.2017

    German kitchen sink and mixer tap specialist BLANCO combines a ninety-year tradition of producing superbly designed products with a distinct flair for the Zeitgeist.

    More

    Glass creates space

    Atrium Magazin für Wohnkultur, Design und Architektur

    28.02.2017

    GLAS TRÖSCH INTERIEUR transforms customers’ ideas into unique solutions.

    More

    When Beat met Lukas: FluidSolids

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    27.02.2017

    When Zurich-based FLUIDSOLIDS founder Beat Karrer met fellow Swiss Lukas Scherrer, owner of Californian design studio SHIBULERU, it was the start of a collaborative bromance that keeps on giving.

    More

    Italian for experts: Artemest

    Brand story

    Alyn Griffiths

    23.02.2017

    Since 2015, ARTEMEST has been working to make the inexhaustible creativity and quality of Italian crafts known to a public of international connoisseurs.

    More

    Enduring diversity

    Atrium Magazin für Wohnkultur, Design und Architektur

    21.02.2017

    From school desks and hospital beds all the way to design classics for the home: EMBRU makes furniture for an entire lifetime.

    More

    Material Tendencies: Morten Schmidt

    Anita Hackethal

    20.02.2017

    A building revolves around people. This is the focal point of Danish Architecture practice Schmidt Hammer Lassen’s work.

    More

    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.

    More

    Architecture from the Air: Zurich's Zollfreilager

    Hochparterre AG


    17.02.2017

    Get a bird's-eye view of Zurich's latest urban development – droned-filmed from the air!

    More

    Naturalness

    Atrium Magazin für Wohnkultur, Design und Architektur

    15.02.2017

    ELITE BEDS is using wooden springs to revolutionise conventional boxspring beds.

    More

    Ceramic masterpieces

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    13.02.2017

    Exceptional design highlights coupled with striking designs and a wide range of colours ensure that Villeroy&Boch’s bathroom collections are exciting. New technologies are giving rise to objects that are more reminiscent of pieces of jewellery

    More

    Rethinking radiators

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    10.02.2017

    Radiators are primarily associated with pragmatism, and less with design. Specially for architects, Tubes has developed a radiator that can be personalised, and which totally reinterprets the living element.

    More

    Von adipösen Enkelinnen, Hundehütten und Leuchttürmen

    Karin Frei Rappenecker

    09.02.2017

    Welche Türen werden der Kunst im architektonischen Kontext eröffnet?  Ein Gespräch mit Tobias Rehberger. Von Karin Frei Rappenecker

    More

    Dream Weaving: Techtextil 2017

    Ulrich Büttner

    08.02.2017

    Frankfurt's TECHTEXTIL fair runs from 9 to 12 May 2017, offering visitors exciting insights into the major advances in high-tech textiles.

    More

    Fresh ideas

    Atrium Magazin für Wohnkultur, Design und Architektur

    07.02.2017

    Nathalie Felber is leading DIETIKER into a new era – with dynamism, fresh ideas and humour.

    More

    Aesthetics in the bathroom

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    06.02.2017

    In the past, bathrooms were mostly used functionally. More recently, however, the image of this interior space has been changing. The bathroom is becoming an integral and important part of the house, similar to the kitchen. These new oases offer

    More

    Architects’ top brands

    Architonic

    03.02.2017

    The most popular manufacturers in the bathroom, bathroom fittings, bathroom floors and surface areas.

    More

    Design made of stone

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    02.02.2017

    Walls are increasingly included as a third design level in interior design. A space-creating illusion is playfully deployed and engendered through various materials. Both individual elements as well as complete wall coverings can be used for this.

    More

    Innovation is change

    Atrium Magazin für Wohnkultur, Design und Architektur

    02.02.2017

    Philippe Baumann of CRÉATION BAUMANN believes in his staff, the power of the new and the seductive charm of a fabric’s feel.

    More

    Lighting and Architecture: EuroShop 2017

    Brand story

    Ulrich Büttner

    01.02.2017

    On the subject of lighting alone EUROSHOP in Düsseldorf, the leading international trade show for retail and shop design, offers so many attractive hotspots that it is an essential date in the diaries not just of architects who specialise in shop

    More

    Premium quality in the bathroom

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    31.01.2017

    High-quality steel-enamel bathroom solutions are Kaldewei’s core competence. The company’s specially-developed melting process ensures flawless surfaces. The luxurious designs are used worldwide in the hospitality industry, in private homes as

    More

    TOP 10 FREE-STANDING LIGHTS

    Architonic

    27.01.2017

    With the Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair set to open its doors to visitors of its 2017 edition, we've identified the Top 10 most-popular free-standing lights on architonic.com from SFF 2017 exhibitors.

    More

    TOP 10 CHAIRS

    Architonic

    27.01.2017

    For the 2017 edition of the Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair, we've identified the Top 10 most-popular new chairs on architonic.com from SFF 2017 exhibitors.

    More

    Smart products for more comfort

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    26.01.2017

    Grohe’s innovative sanitation solutions offer more comfort and well-being for the user and more conscious use of water resources. Just as “smart” products in many other areas are making people’s lives easier, the new digital technologies also

    More

    Ambiente 2017: Currently Trending

    Brand story

    Britta Rohlfing

    26.01.2017

    From 10 to 14 February 2017, the consumer goods fair AMBIENTE in Frankfurt am Main will present current product design trends for visitors to discover. Stilbüro bora.herke.palmisano has identified four different design streams which reflect these

    More

    For Real?: sooii

    Brand story

    Bettina Krause

    26.01.2017

    The Wuppertal firm of sooii creates perfect 3-D visualisations for architecture, interiors and products. Thanks to the latest technical features there are no longer any perceptible differences to conventional photographs.

    More

    A calling for cabinetry

    Atrium Magazin für Wohnkultur, Design und Architektur

    25.01.2017

    Kitchen makers are increasingly becoming one-stop providers for interior fixtures. No problem for the experts at BRUNNER KÜCHEN!

    More

    Material Tendencies: Claesson Koivisto Rune

    Anita Hackethal

    23.01.2017

    Swedish trio of architects Mårten Claesson, Eero Koivisto and Ola Rune apply their creative skills not only in the designing of buildings, furniture, lighting and smaller objects, but also in the development of accompanying business processes.

    More

    Comfort can also be attractive

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    22.01.2017

    Style is not a question of age, as proven by the new ErgoSystem® A100. FSB has incorporated its entire architectural expertise into its development, and thus created a range of barrier-free products for the bathroom area that will allow people of

    More

    Run to the Hills!: new cabin architecture

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    20.01.2017

    Trying to square your new year’s resolution to get out more with a desire to get away from it all? Your cabin waits…

    More

    Impressive in every shape

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    19.01.2017

    During the course of its more than 200-year history, DuPont has repeatedly succeeded in adapting trends and positioning itself as a bringer of ideas. One particular success story has been the high-tech material DuPontTM Corian®. Under the slogan

    More

    Wood in its purest form

    Atrium Magazin für Wohnkultur, Design und Architektur

    18.01.2017

    BAUWERK PARKETT uses textured and characterful wood to create unique concepts for interior spaces.

    More

    Stand and deliver: RENZ

    Brand story

    Susanna Koeberle

    18.01.2017

    RENZ, based near Stuttgart, is the European market leader in post box systems. Their innovative myRENZbox makes receiving parcels much easier, for businesses and private customers alike.

    More

    Design icons in a historical context

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    17.01.2017

    Developer Stefan F. Höglmaier in collaboration with architect Peter Haimerl has achieved an unusual transformation of a historic farmhouse in Munich’s Alt-Riem district. Careful restoration on the one hand and a radical reinterpretation of the

    More

    When Architects Go to the Bathroom: talsee

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    16.01.2017

    Swiss premium bathroom brand TALSEE has established itself as the go-to solutions-provider for exacting architects.

    More

    Material Tendencies: Oki Sato of nendo

    Anita Hackethal

    15.01.2017

    Oki Sato, founder of Japanese design studio nendo, likes to create objects that generate a story and make people smile.

    More

    Detailed discreet luxury

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    13.01.2017

    For more than four decades the name Decor Walther has been synonymous with premium bathroom accessories.

    More

    Lighting the way

    Atrium Magazin für Wohnkultur, Design und Architektur

    11.01.2017

    Family-run company BALTENSWEILER blends tradition with innovativeness to create technically sophisticated lamps with a timeless design language.

    More

    Larging It: London's new Design Museum

    Klaus Leuschel

    11.01.2017

    The former Commonwealth Institute building in London's Kensington, replete with iconic copper roof, becomes home to the latest incarnation of the Design Museum.

    More

    Sustainably innovative

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    10.01.2017

    The demands on bathroom fittings are increasing both in terms of technical functionality and design. Ceadesign allows planners and architects maximum design freedom when it comes to their ideas

    More

    TOP 10 FRENCH BRANDS LISTED IN VIRTUAL SHOWROOMS

    Architonic

    09.01.2017

    With Maison&Objet Paris opening its doors next week, what better time to take a look at the most-listed French brands across Architonic Virtual Showrooms?

    More

    Material Tendencies: Vincent van Duysen

    Anita Hackethal

    09.01.2017

    Known for his minimalist aesthetic, Belgian architect and designer Vincent van Duysen aims to create aesthetically pleasing atmospheres with a sort of warm sensuality. His work is characterised by an understated elegance, clean lines and essential

    More

    TOP 10 DRINKS CABINETS

    Architonic

    06.01.2017

    For imm cologne 2017, we have identified the Top 10 most-popular drinks cabinets on architonic.com from imm cologne 2017 exhibitors.

    More

    On the right lines

    Atrium Magazin für Wohnkultur, Design und Architektur

    03.01.2017

    Enduring quality plays an important role at ATELIER ALINEA – and that goes for design as well as materials.

    More

    Get a Room!: new hotel projects

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    02.01.2017

    With the hospitality industry globally growing year on year – aided in no small part by the growth in global tourism – it's time to check into some of most noteworthy, recently completed hotel projects out there.

    More

    The specialist for elegance

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    22.12.2016

    Steel and enamel have always been classic materials in the bathroom. When these traditional materials are combined, however, an entirely new and modern interior is created. Delbrück-based Bette specialises in elegant, filigree and minimalist

    More

    Interaction in the bathroom

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    20.12.2016

    Axor One celebrated its world premiere in 2015 at the London Design Festival in Clerkenwell – the English capital’s creative hub.

    More

    Lightness perfected

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    16.12.2016

    Alape, founded in 1896 in Penig (Saxony), is a traditional manufacturer of enamel products that currently employs over 200 workers at two production sites in Goslar.

    More

    Material Tendencies: Jeanne Gang

    Anita Hackethal

    15.12.2016

    Shifting the focus of our ongoing Material Tendencies series, to take in the perspective of the architect, Architonic recently met up with Jeanne Gang, founder of Chicago-based architecture and design firm Studio Gang.

    More

    Material Tendencies: Ineke Hans

    Anita Hackethal

    14.12.2016

    Currently living in London, Dutch designer Ineke Hans spoke with us about the materials she particularly favours right now.

    More

    Restauration: inspiring restaurant projects

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    14.12.2016

    It's not just hot in the kitchen. Restaurant commissions are getting architects' creative juices flowing across the board, making for unexpected dining environments and memorable experiences.

    More

    TOP 20 BLACK CURTAIN MATERIALS WITH PATTERN AT HEIMTEXTIL ...

    Architonic

    13.12.2016

    With Heimtextil 2017 fast approaching, Architonic has identified the Top 20 most-popular black curtain materials on architonic.com from Heimtextil exhibitors.

    More

    Innovative bathroom solutions

    DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

    12.12.2016

    Every two years, the ISH, the world’s leading trade fair for the combination of water and energy, takes place in Frankfurt.

    More

    Purchasing Power: retail trends at EuroShop 2017

    Brand story

    Katharina Sommer

    08.12.2016

    EUROSHOP, the leading fair internationally for the retail sector, showcases in Düsseldorf from 5 to 9 March 2017 the latest trends and future forecasts.

    More

    Material Tendencies: Arik Levy

    Anita Hackethal

    08.12.2016

    Constantly creating, Paris-based designer and artist Arik Levy says that he ‘thinks with his heart and feels with his brain’.

    More

    Ambiente 2017: Janice Kirkpatrick showcases Great Britain

    Brand story

    Britta Rohlfing

    05.12.2016

    Traditionally, AMBIENTE has served interior architects, designers and decision-makers in contract furnishing as source of information on the latest trends for the coming year.

    More

    Top 10 Glass Doors at BAU 2017

    Architonic

    01.12.2016

    With BAU 2017 around the corner, Architonic has identified the Top 10 most-popular glass doors on architonic.com from BAU 2017 exhibitors.

    More

    Natural Highs: Arup's architecture in wood

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    30.11.2016

    At the vanguard of research and building in intelligent cross-laminated timber, global multidisciplinary firm Arup knows wood.

    More

    Buy-In: the Top 5 trends in retail design

    EHI Retail Institute

    28.11.2016

    Germany's EHI Retail Institute announces the Top 5 trends in retail design internationally.

    More

    Clean/Design: ALAPE's washbasins and washstands

    Brand story

    Susanna Koeberle

    24.11.2016

    Premium German manufacturer ALAPE designs washplaces for every layout.

    More

    Julie Richoz: Refined Experimentation

    TLmag

    24.11.2016

    Allaying the presence of spring-steel in a delicately laced structure, the Thalie bowl for Artecnica echoes earlier speculative works like Armand: a series of paper cut-out cylinders that cover spectrum colour vibrations. Both are just a sampling of

    More

    The New Exhibitionists: museum architecture on show

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    18.11.2016

    A raft of new, landmark museum projects internationally put themselves on show as much as the exhibits they house.

    More

    The Very Fabric: Heimtextil 2017

    Brand story

    Ulrich Büttner

    17.11.2016

    Thanks to current developments in the world of textiles, HEIMTEXTIL, the largest international trade fair for home and contract textiles, is quickly becoming a new source of inspiration for planners and architects.

    More

    Material Tendencies: Alain Gilles

    Anita Hackethal

    14.11.2016

    After working in the financial world for five years, Alain Gilles decided to follow his actual passion and go back to studying industrial design in France.

    More

    Show Business: Dauphin's new London office

    Brand story

    Alyn Griffiths

    10.11.2016

    In its staging of inspiring work environments, premium office-furniture manufacturer DAUPHIN HumanDesign Group's new London office speaks directly to architects, designers and other professionals.

    More

    Cell Division: Brunner

    Brand story

    Katharina Sommer

    08.11.2016

    With its modular CELLULAR workspaces, the German contract furniture brand BRUNNER adapts the classical work cell to the demands of the modern open-space office.

    More

    The Empire Strikes Back: Vienna Design Week

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    02.11.2016

    It's ten years since Vienna Design Week was launched and the city-wide creative showcase shows no sign of losing its lustre.

    More

    No Interruptions: Bette

    Brand story

    Katharina Sommer

    26.10.2016

    A new, highly considered colour collection marks the tenth anniversary of the launch of bathroom specialists BETTE's game-changing BetteFloor shower-area.

    More

    acousticpearls: perceptions of space

    Brand story

    Katharina Sommer

    19.10.2016

    The Bremen firm ACOUSTICPEARLS beautifies spaces not only visually, but also acoustically.

    More

    Nice Work: Nurus

    Brand story

    Clare Dowdy

    17.10.2016

    With its highly considered solutions for office and contract, Turkish furniture manufacturer Nurus works hard to make work itself an altogether more pleasant experience.

    More

    Material Tendencies: Benjamin Hubert

    Anita Hackethal

    17.10.2016

    The young, experience-driven industrial designer likes to create things that people would like to live with on a daily basis.

    More

    Sharing is Caring: new co-working spaces

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    15.10.2016

    With the co-working phenomenon globally showing no sign of abating, architecture and design has secured a valuable stake at the project table.

    More

    Biennale Interieur x Architonic: new online product ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    14.10.2016

    A new partnership between Biennale Interieur Kortrijk and Architonic sees the launch of a dynamic, content-rich product catalogue on interieur.be.

    More

    The Work Blues: Luctra

    Brand story

    Katharina Sommer

    12.10.2016

    German brand LUCTRA has launched an LED system for the workplace that works with your natural biorhythm, not against it. It's all about the blue light, you see...

    More

    Material Tendencies: Piero Lissoni

    Anita Hackethal

    11.10.2016

    In the latest installment of our Architonic Material Tendencies series, we speak to Piero Lissoni, whose works represent a broad spectrum of interest – from architecture, interiors and furniture design through to graphics, photography and art

    More

    TOP 10 LOUNGE CHAIRS AT ORGATEC 2016

    Architonic

    10.10.2016

    For Orgatec 2016, we have identified the top 10 most popular lounge chairs on architonic.com from Orgatec 2016 exhibitors.

    More

    The early bird catches the yarn: Heimtextil 2017

    Ulrich Büttner

    05.10.2016

    HEIMTEXTIL 2017 will run from 10 to 13 January in Frankfurt, Germany. What could be more fitting for the new year’s first trade fair than to clue its visitors in on the trends of the coming season?

    More

    Uncharted Waters: Falper maps the future of bathroom design

    Brand story

    Alyn Griffiths

    05.10.2016

    Combine a keen dialogue with social trends with a commitment to innovation in materials and technologies, and a successful collaboration with the world’s foremost designers, and you get trend-establishing Italian bathroom brand FALPER.

    More

    Material Tendencies: Dimitri Bähler

    Christian Kuhn

    03.10.2016

    Good things come to those who wait. This certainly applies to the process behind Dimitri Bähler's ‘Volumes, Patterns, Textures and Colors’ – a collection of minimalistic bowls, vases and holders, which has just earned the Swiss designer the

    More

    Architecture for the Present: Peter Zumthor

    TLmag

    30.09.2016

    Sound is ephemeral. It reminds the listener that it is fleeting as it fades away at a rate distinct from those of the other senses. Echoes, however soft or lasting they are, are seemingly literary reminders of that which just occurred. The echo

    More

    50 Shades: Linea Light Group

    Brand story

    Shonquis Moreno

    28.09.2016

    Leading contract-lighting manufacturer LINEA LIGHT GROUP boasts an enviable catalogue of reference projects that turn up the inspirational wattage.

    More

    Where the hell did poetry go?: Hind Rabii

    Brand story

    Dominic Lutyens

    27.09.2016

    Moroccan-born, Belgian-based industrial designer HIND RABII gets all lyrical about light.

    More

    Christian Wassmann: Cosmic Modernist

    TLmag

    23.09.2016

    Christian Wassmann’s New York studio is something of a cabinet of curiosities. On one wall hang site models oriented in the direction of true north. Other models fill various corners and surfaces throughout the SoHo loft. Sketches, renderings and

    More

    Sweet and Lowdown: Flexform's timeless Groundpiece sofa

    Brand story

    Bethan Ryder

    18.09.2016

    One of dozens of collaborations between Italian brand FLEXFORM and Milan-based architectural grandee Antonio Citterio, the Groundform sofa celebrates 15 years of low-slung, informal relaxation.

    More