Profiles

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      Results: 1462

      So cool it's hot: Gaggenau

      Brand story

      Dominic Lutyens

      12.04.2018

      Since its recent launch in March 2018, GAGGENAU’s new Vario cooling 400 series has already garnered the coveted iF gold award for product design.

      Smart and simple: Grohe SmartControl

      Brand story

      James Wormald

      10.04.2018

      GROHE's SmartControl system turns the shower user into the author of their own shower experience. Water – the way you want it.

      Check in, switch on: GROHE SmartControl

      Brand story

      James Wormald

      10.04.2018

      With high-tech yet simple and intuitive features, GROHE's new SmartControl system is a perfect addition for high-end hotel chains

      Trust is good, control is better: GROHE SmartControl

      Brand story

      James Wormald

      04.04.2018

      Innovative and design-led sanitaryware manufacturer GROHE's new SmartControl system controls three separate spray functions with an exclusive turn feature, putting the user in full control of their shower.

      Suite dreams: New hotel projects

      Peter Smisek

      03.04.2018

      The rise of Airbnb may have been a blessing in disguise for some architects as hotels must now compete even harder for their guests. The need for outstanding design and a strong sense of place means a new, more characterful and more interesting breed

      Anything but superficial: Inkiostro Bianco

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      03.04.2018

      Italian surface specialist INKIOSTRO BIANCO marries collaborations with talented designers with innovative production techniques, offering interior architects and other specifiers a far more expansive and individual effect than traditional wallpaper.

      Innovation spotlight: ARCHITECT@WORK COPENHAGEN 2018

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      02.04.2018

      ARCHITECT@WORK will take place for the third time from 16 to 17 May in Copenhagen. At the exquisitely curated international trade fair, over 300 carefully selected exhibitors will present the newest and most innovative products, materials and

      The pleasure of choice: Longhi

      Brand story

      Alyn Griffiths

      29.03.2018

      Italian high-end furniture manufacturer LONGHI defines luxury with its highly customisable collections as the pleasure of having something unique.

      Snakes on a Plan: Medusagroup

      Peter Smisek

      28.03.2018

      Award-winning Polish architectural office Medusagroup is on a roll. From large-scale commercial builds through to more intimate, poetic projects, their work never shys from bold formal expression and sensitive material consideration.

      Eastern Promise: Polish architecture and design go large

      Peter Smisek

      28.03.2018

      Look East! A burgeoning market and ever-increasing connectivity has provided fertile ground for architecture and design in Poland, with little sign of a slow-down.

      Pole Apart: Oskar Zięta

      Peter Smisek

      28.03.2018

      With innovation his watchword, Polish designer Oskar Zięta takes the road less-travelled.

      All roads lead to: FAP Ceramiche's Roma Diamond ...

      Brand story

      Dominic Lutyens

      27.03.2018

      With its new Roma Diamond collection, high-end Italian tile manufacturer FAP CERAMICHE brings the classic elegance of marble into the here and now.

      We are family: The Maris line from Franke

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      26.03.2018

      Let’s come together. Swiss manufacturer FRANKE's super-sleek, yet friendly, Maris line recasts the kitchen as the ideal platform for us to reconnect via the joy of cooking.

      50 Shades of Green: Pedrali

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      22.03.2018

      Pedrali’s new water-based, plant-derived paints mark another milestone in the Italian furniture manufacturer’s delivery of its clear and robust sustainability strategy.

      That Sinking Feeling: Moss by COR

      Brand story

      Norman Kietzmann

      21.03.2018

      In its Moss upholstery range German seating manufacturer COR presents its most comfortable model to date. The design by Markus Jehs and Jürgen Laub resembles a floating cushion with multi-layered upholstery inviting you to sink deeply into it. It's

      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

      The light fantastic: Perspex® Light

      Brand story

      Alyn Griffiths

      14.03.2018

      With its new Perspex® Light product range optimised for LED lighting, Perspex® has a bright vision.

      Sound and Vision: BuzziSpace

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      13.03.2018

      The 2018 edition of Light + Building in Frankfurt sees the launch of acoustics experts BUZZISPACE's new collection of acoustic lighting.

      The architect will see you now: new health centres

      Peter Smisek

      06.03.2018

      A healthy mind in a healthy body, goes the old aphorism. Add to that: in a healthy building. Successful clinics and medical centres prescribe architecture as part of the treatment.

      Say Cheese: 5 dental practices with bite

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      06.03.2018

      If you want a stable career, become a dentist. People will always have teeth. And if you want a reliable flow of work as an architect, you could do worse than to design dental practices. Here's a short international survey of five rather toothy new

      Futures Past: Emilgroup

      Brand story

      Anna Winston

      06.03.2018

      A staunch commitment to R&D means EMILGROUP's stock-in-trade is as much innovation as it is the architectural ceramics its various brands produce.

      That Ceiling Feeling: OWA

      Brand story

      Jasmin Jouhar

      05.03.2018

      Naked concrete and exposed ventilating pipes are stylish, but an acoustic liability. The OWAconsult® collection by the German manufacturer OWA improves acoustics while upgrading the ambiance of the space.

      Flexible working

      DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

      01.03.2018

      Digitalisation, Industry 4.0 and the Internet of Things – more than ever before, there is a demand for intelligent system solutions that are designed to be user-friendly and which can be seamlessly integrated into business processes. In which

      Use protection: Light + Building 2018

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      28.02.2018

      This year's edition of the LIGHT + BUILDING Fair takes into account the increasing need for security in both the residential and contract sectors and focuses on the latest developments in smart security technology.

      The Sculpture of Seating: Studio Benkert

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      26.02.2018

      For his latest project, STUDIO BENKERT company founder Gerhard Benkert has designed unconventional, sculptural seating furniture that makes a striking statement in its surroundings.

      State of the Art: museums that show off

      Peter Smisek

      20.02.2018

      The museum has traditionally enjoyed a privileged, almost sacrosanct status in the cultural landscape. When it comes to the design of a new one, the stakes are high – with its architecture as much on show as its contents.

      The sound of teamwork: acousticpearls

      Brand story

      Barbara Jahn-Rösel

      20.02.2018

      Bremen-based ACOUSTICPEARLS has no fear of commitment. Indeed, the acoustic product specialist sees its strong relationships with employees and customers alike as the secret to its success.

      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".

      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.

      Tokujin Yoshioka: Light Material

      TLmag

      14.02.2018

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

      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.

      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.

      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

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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

      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.

      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.

      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,

      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

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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

      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.

      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.

      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

      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

      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

      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.

      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".

      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”.

      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".

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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

      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.

      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.

      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. 

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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!

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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

      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 projects that signal train

      Taking route: 5 bus stations going places

      Madeline Bouton

      19.08.2017

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

      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

      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

      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.

      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

      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.

      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.