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    'The future of the kitchen is a home without a ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    17.05.2022

    Cristiano Pigazzini and Daniel Heckscher of Note Design Studio converse on future kitchen requirements: 'It is cheaper to get food than to prepare food.' Watch the video to hear more…

    'We try to avoid social status in all our ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    16.05.2022

    Dries Otten discusses keeping things simple in kitchen design: 'I always try to bring it down to the basic question, what do we really need?' Watch the video to hear what else he has to say…

    'Design was crucial to our storytelling': how a ...

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    16.05.2022

    The design process revealed! Find out how a local architect and a creative hotelier, together with bathroom-fittings experts HEWI, fashioned a destination that's a shining example of how it's done.

    Editor’s Letter – April 2022

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    28.04.2022

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

    'The best products use two materials, maximum': ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    28.04.2022

    Monica Armani discusses the materiality of outdoor furniture: 'There are many secrets that everyone working in the outdoor market knows.' Watch the video to learn more…

    'You shouldn't socially engineer outdoor space too ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    27.04.2022

    Christina Seilern of Studio Seilern Architects discusses giving outdoor public spaces multiple characters: 'People will use it the way they want to.' Watch the video to learn more…

    'Outdoor furniture is now made like cars': Patrick ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    26.04.2022

    Patrick Jouin of Patrick Jouin iD introduces the hardwearing comfort of new outdoor materials: 'We have fabric that can resist the sun and the rain, that is so sensual.' Watch the video to learn more…

    'There are almost no borders anymore in terms of ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    25.04.2022

    Luca Nichetto of Nichetto Studio discusses designing for outdoor as if it were indoor: 'You can take a sofa that is designed for outdoor and put it in your living room.' Watch the video to learn more…

    Cutting through the noise with sound solutions by Impact ...

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    22.04.2022

    Swiss sound-management experts Impact Acoustic are getting heard when it comes to architecturally integrated acoustic solutions. Watch the video to learn more…

    New build is old news: Franklin Azzi on the architecture of ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    11.04.2022

    Maison&Objet 2022 Designer of the Year Franklin Azzi on architectural surgery, the current state of French design and why new build could soon be a thing of the past.

    'A render of space without furniture is cold and ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    07.04.2022

    MAKE's Katy Ghahremani discusses selecting furniture early in the design process: 'It's important to show clients the materiality of spaces in the context of the FF&E.' Watch the video to learn more…

    'Furniture is the first prosthesis that we have': ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    06.04.2022

    Alfredo Häberli of Alfredo Häberli Design Development discusses furniture that touches the soul: 'You can ask, is this piece of furniture design talking to me or not?' Watch the video to learn more…

    'The roof or the ceiling is also a piece of ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    05.04.2022

    Benedetta Tagliabue of EMBT discusses an architect's desire to design all parts of a project, including the furniture: 'Everything goes together and everything is a whole.' Watch the video to learn more…

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

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    04.04.2022

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

    Around the world with Pedrali's premium outdoor designs

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    29.03.2022

    Even as global pandemic restrictions ease, wellbeing continues to take centre stage in the design of shared public spaces. Italian manufacturer Pedrali shows how with their premium outdoor range.

    Ayuppie offers architects a game-changing light-planning ...

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    23.03.2022

    ‘Lighting is very complex,’ says 26-year-old Italian entrepreneur Piera Poser, which is why she and her team have developed a groundbreaking new AI-driven platform that helps professionals create optimal lighting designs while also connecting

    Editor’s Letter – March 2022

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    10.03.2022

    Solidarity with Ukraine and its architectural scene, switching on our Global Design Agenda’s Lighting Design Week and filming a transformative workplace in Germany.

    ‘Darkness and light complete and nourish each other’: ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    10.03.2022

    Bernhard Dessecker discusses improving the quality of light, not the quantity: ‘Light is precious and is only needed when you want it. Otherwise, it’s pollution.’ Watch the video to learn more…

    ‘Daylight is directly linked to the quality of the ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    09.03.2022

    Daniel Monheim of Christ & Gantenbein discusses using daylight as an architectural tool: ‘Daylight defines if a ground-floor workspace is usable or not.’ Watch the video to learn more…

    ‘For me, technology is always dictated by a conceptual ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    08.03.2022

    Carmelo Zappulla discusses the role of technology in designing with artificial light: ‘Technology is part of my research to find a solution to conceptual problems.’ Watch the video to learn more…

    ​​‘Everybody has a right to see the stars’: Daan ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    07.03.2022

    Daan Roosegaarde of Studio Roosegaarde discusses connecting with our environment by removing design: ‘I realised we have this amazing light performance in the sky – the stars – but we don’t see them anymore.’ Watch the video to learn

    'People react to environment': rethinking the ...

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    01.03.2022

    Find out how a regional bank in Germany went from a simple furnishing job to full-blown cultural transformation thanks to workplace-design experts Interstuhl.

    Editor's Letter – February 2022

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    17.02.2022

    Catalan creativity, the architectural El Clásico and Italian environmentalism.

    'We have to make green choices an identity trait of ...

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    17.02.2022

    The need for sustainable design is becoming ever more urgent as we face an uncertain global future. But what does the switch to climate friendliness look like from a brand perspective? Giuseppe Pedrali, CEO of the eponymous Italian furniture

    'Developing long-lasting projects – this is truly ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    10.02.2022

    Patrick Lüth of Snøhetta discusses creating sustainable and site-specific hospitality: 'We want to create a unique, specific atmosphere derived from the physical location.' Watch the video to learn more…

    'For me, the floor is always the layer where everything ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    09.02.2022

    Edward van Vliet discusses how he creates unique hospitality experiences from the ground up, arguing that 'when you start with the floor in a certain pattern, then you have done half of your work.' Watch the video to learn more…

    'We cannot just base the experience on a chaise ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    08.02.2022

    Diego Gronda of Studio Gronda discusses designing for the guest experience and sustainable, adaptable interiors: 'We cannot keep on demolishing structures.'

    'Interior spaces are the new public spaces': Jason ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    07.02.2022

    Jason Holley of Universal Design Studio discusses contrasting material palettes and commercial public space: 'Public spaces that are being created at the moment are private.' Watch the video to learn more…

    ‘New architecture should be the extension of a certain ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    20.01.2022

    Thomas Spranger of Max Dudler discusses how a project’s architectural language is inspired by its environment: ‘From the very start, we think in terms of materials.’

    ‘We look around our built environment and it's a ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    19.01.2022

    Fermín Vázquez of b720 Fermín Vázquez Arquitectos discusses how the availability of many new materials can cause great failure, ‘We haven't learned quick enough.’ Watch the video to hear more…

    BetteAir shower tray sends tradition down the plughole

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    19.01.2022

    Reinventing the shower floor, BetteAir starts again with a clean slate. The innovative tray uses a flush-mounted drain and minimal rim to create a sanitary landscape of purity. Watch the video to learn more…

    'The building is like a human being. It has its own ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    18.01.2022

    Antoine Chaaya of Renzo Piano Building Workshop discusses how a site’s soul can inspire its materials and the poetic voices in certain buildings, ‘when buildings start to sing, we are in architecture.’ Watch the video to hear more…

    ‘I’d be delighted if people copy us’: Mark Fenwick on ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    17.01.2022

    Mark Fenwick of Fenwick Iribarren discusses the legacy of the firm’s moveable Stadium 974 in Doha for the World Cup 2022, ‘It’s this idea to basically get rid of white elephants.’ Watch the video to learn more…

    Architonic ArchDaily acquires Designboom to form new DAAily ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    14.01.2022

    To the power of three! Designboom – the world's first online magazine – joins forces with Architonic and ArchDaily to consolidate our combined position as the world's foremost destination for curated, inspiring, and relevant premium A&D

    Editor's Letter – January 2022

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    10.01.2022

    The great departed and the arrival of new voices. Welcome to 2022.

    Ciao, America. Pedrali opens in US

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    14.12.2021

    With a reputation for both quality and speed, Italian brand Pedrali is bringing its custom-manufactured European designs to Chicago. Company CEO, Monica Pedrali, discusses the ethos of the new store.

    Construction Design Week: Overtime!

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    18.11.2021

    Get some bonus construction insights and tips from our design week experts – Stefan Behnisch from Behnisch Architekten, Jürgen Mayer H from J. Mayer H. and Nuno Fontarra from Mecanoo!

    'We try to make our architecture as invisible as ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    17.11.2021

    Nuno Fontarra from Mecanoo highlights that for some projects, the main focus is not the material, but the idea. Watch him explore this topic in the video below...

    'We first create atmosphere and context, and then we ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    16.11.2021

    Jürgen Mayer H reflects on our emotional connectivity to buildings and spaces. Watch him address this concept and more in the video...

    'When we talk about sustainability, we try to minimise ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    15.11.2021

    Stefan Behnisch from Behnisch Architekten talks construction, specification and how less really is more.

    American Fairs 2021

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    09.11.2021

    A quartet of four strong US design fairs are back in physical form this autumn – Neocon, ICFF and WantedDesign, and Design Miami...

    VELUX presents its ninth Daylight Symposium

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    09.11.2021

    The VELUX Daylight Symposium is back, this time as part of an ambitious Build for Life Conference 2021. Sign up now...

    ‘Rhythm enhances creativity and you cannot have this alone ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    28.10.2021

    ‘How can we create spaces according to elementary human needs?’ asks Martin Lesjak of Innocad. Watch him address this question and more in the video.

    'The office space becomes a scene to create the ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    27.10.2021

    For CF Møller's Julian Weyer, 'the real point of an office these days is as a place of engagement'. Find out what else he has to say about the modern workspace in the video...

    Why do we leave an office? Why do we come back to an office?

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    26.10.2021

    ‘A contemporary workspace is not about designing a place. It's about translating the culture, the identity of a company,’ says Peter Ippolito of Ippolito Fleitz Group. Find out more in the video...

    ‘I am personally not a very big fan of desks’

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    25.10.2021

    Despite new and ever-evolving working habits and rhythms, for Lauren Touhey-Otto of Berlin-based architecture office Kinzo, the office still has a central role to play in how we work...

    Lone Feifer presents the Build for Life Conference from ...

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    20.10.2021

    VELUX Group's Director of Sustainable Buildings Lone Feifer talks about the Build for Life Conference and the company's vision for a more sustainable future for the built environment.

    ‘Lighting design means you're working with a material ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    14.10.2021

    Axel Schmid of Ingo Maurer discusses how new lighting technology is not only a benefit in itself, but also the source of new ideas, tools and possibilities. Watch to learn more...

    ‘We never use spotlights. They are a form of negation of ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    13.10.2021

    Pierre Jorge Gonzalez of Gonzalez Haase AAS talks about the role of light in the office of the future. Find out more in the video.

    'Lighting is one of the main ways of building a ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    12.10.2021

    The poetry and pragmatism of light with Guillermo López of New York-based architecture office MAIO.

    Tobias Link on light and architecture

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    11.10.2021

    ‘Light is the essence of architecture,’ say Oliver and Tobias Link of Tobias Link Lighting Design. Watch the video for more insights...

    Leading Swiss architect Bernhard Aebi reveals his creative ...

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    06.10.2021

    A unique opportunity to get inside the mind of Bernhard Aebi from Aebi & Vincent Architects via their striking youth hostel project in Bern – supported by Swiss furniture manufacturer Horgenglarus.

    Surface Design Week: Overtime!

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    30.09.2021

    Get some bonus surface insights and tips from our design week experts – Jonas Bjerre-Poulsen, Peter Bundgaard Rützou and Joaquin Vaquero!

    The meaning of surfaces with CLK Architects

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    29.09.2021

    ‘An architect defines a space, but its real meaning comes from its surfaces,’ says Joaquin Vaquero of CLK Architects. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    Surfaces and space with Space Copenhagen

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    28.09.2021

    ‘We tend to go back to surfaces that allow time to pass, that show the imprint of what happens,’ says Peter Bundgaard Rützou of Space Copenhagen. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    Norm Architects on materials, space and architecture

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    27.09.2021

    ‘The ultimate goal is that an empty space should feel welcoming just by the choice of materials,’ says Jonas Bjerre-Poulsen of Norm Architects. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    How Pedrali’s timeless aesthetic creates furniture that ...

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    15.09.2021

    Aesthetics can be sustainable, too. Clever, timeless design rather than following trends is at the core of Italian furniture specialist Pedrali’s business.

    Furniture Design Week: Hadi Teherani

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    10.09.2021

    For architect Hadi Teherani, ‘Furniture is like the actor in the theatre of architecture.’ We spoke with him live from Milan Design Week and you can see some highlights in the video below...

    Furniture Design Week: Stefano Boeri

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    09.09.2021

    'When you're in an emergency, you do your best to experiment, to accelerate experimentation,' believes Stefano Boeri. Watch the video for more from the architect and curator of this year’s supersalone event in Milan...

    Furniture Design Week: Calvi Brambilla

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    08.09.2021

    ‘When we design something, we're already thinking about how people will take pictures of it,’ say Fabio Calvi & Paolo Brambilla. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    Furniture Design Week: Foster + Partners

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    07.09.2021

    ‘25 per cent of the carbon of a building is the interior and furniture plays a huge part in that,’ says Mike Holland from Foster + Partners. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    Furniture Design Week: WilkinsonEyre

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    06.09.2021

    ‘The desk still means identity and ownership,’ says Yasmin Al-Ani Spence from WilkinsonEyre. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    Discover the Global Design Agenda 2022 – hosted by ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    24.08.2021

    In 2022, we will once again be bringing together a diverse range of expert voices from the world of architecture, design and planning to share their valuable industry insights.

    'If you make a product, but as a company don't ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    25.06.2021

    Sustainability Design Week: The Dutch designer talks plastic, greenwashing and why he's never short of apples.

    'We need to stop lying and be more transparent': ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    24.06.2021

    Sustainability Design Week: Andrea Rossi of Mario Cucinella Architects talks 3D-printed buildings and more.

    'I'm an optimist. I don't think you can be a ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    23.06.2021

    Sustainability Design Week: Discover what's really at stake for design innovator Yves Béhar of fuseproject.

    'We don't talk about sustainability, we just do ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    22.06.2021

    Sustainability Design Week: Kim Nielsen explains how the research-led, Danish-founded practice has sustainability and circularity running through its veins.

    Sustainability Design Week: 3XN Architects, Mario Cucinella ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    21.06.2021

    What does sustainability mean and how can it be achieved? Four leading expert-thinkers and practitioners cut through the greenwashing.

    Outdoor Design Week: Overtime!

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    04.06.2021

    Get some bonus outdoor insights from designer Eugeni Quitllet, Martin Rein-Cano from Topotek 1 and CMP Design’s Antonio Pagliarulo and Michele Cazzaniga.

    Outdoor Design Week: CMP Design

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    03.06.2021

    ‘The design of outdoor furniture must be very, very far from style,’ argue Antonio Pagliarulo and Michele Cazzaniga of CMP Design. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    Outdoor Design Week: Topotek 1

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    02.06.2021

    ‘Public spaces are no longer just for leisure. They're becoming workspaces, productive spaces,’ says Martin Rein-Cano of Topotek 1. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    Outdoor Design Week: Eugeni Quitllet

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    01.06.2021

    ‘Outdoor furniture is like a Land Rover. It's not a Ferrari you keep in the garage and clean every day,’ says Eugeni Quitllet. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    Outdoor Design Week: Professional Insights

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    31.05.2021

    Step outside with Topotek 1, Eugeni Quitllet and CMP Design.

    Flooring Design Week: Overtime!

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    21.05.2021

    Get some bonus flooring insights from Jan Parth of David Chipperfield Architects, Peter Ippolito from Ippolito Fleitz Group and MACH Architektur’s David Marquardt.

    Flooring Design Week: MACH Architektur

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    20.05.2021

    ‘The floor is the foundation of any design in the end,’ says David Marquardt of MACH Architektur. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    Flooring Design Week: Ippolito Fleitz Group

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    19.05.2021

    ‘A surface is always the last touchpoint of a proof of concept,’ says Peter Ippolito of Ippolito Fleitz Group. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    Flooring Design Week: David Chipperfield Architects

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    18.05.2021

    ‘The installation of flooring on site is when the project becomes a real building,’ says Jan Parth of David Chipperfield Architects. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    Flooring Design Week: Professional Insights

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    17.05.2021

    Jan Parth from David Chipperfield Architects, Peter Ippolito of Ippolito Fleitz Group, and MACH Architektur's David Marquardt share some thoughts on the ground beneath our feet.

    Architect Helmut Jahn dies at 81

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    11.05.2021

    The renowned German-American architect, known in particular for his high-rise and airport projects, is killed in a tragic accident in Chicago.

    Textile Design Week: Overtime!

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    07.05.2021

    Get some bonus textile insights from Hella Jongerius, Sevil Peach and Cristian Zuzunaga.

    Textile Design Week: Cristian Zuzunaga

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    06.05.2021

    ‘Textile designers are too deep into the process. I prefer not to know much,’ says Cristian Zuzunaga. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    Textile Design Week: Sevil Peach

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    05.05.2021

    ‘Textiles can be the primary tool in the creation of a space,’ says Sevil Peach. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    Textile Design Week: Hella Jongerius

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    04.05.2021

    ‘We only think of textile as a flat surface, as a skin. But it's really a constructive material,’ says Hella Jongerius. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    Textile Design Week: Professional Insights

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    03.05.2021

    Professional insights all week from Hella Jongerius, Sevil Peach and Cristian Zuzunaga on the active benefits textiles can deliver in defining and articulating space.

    Kitchen Design Week: Overtime!

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    23.04.2021

    Get some bonus kitchen insights from Norbert Wangen, Alireza Razavi from Studio Razavi and Gary Singer from Eggersmann Design.

    Kitchen Design Week: Eggersmann Design

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    22.04.2021

    ‘Some technology is useful, but there's a lot of rubbish out there,’ argues Gary Singer of Eggersmann Design. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    Kitchen Design Week: Studio Razavi

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    21.04.2021

    ‘Of all the different parts of a house, the kitchen seems to be the focus of most of the client's expectations,’ suggests Alireza Razavi of Studio Razavi. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    Kitchen Design Week: Norbert Wangen

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    20.04.2021

    ‘We treat the kitchen like a piece of furniture,’ says architect and kitchen designer Norbert Wangen. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    Kitchen Design Week: Professional Insights

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    19.04.2021

    Watch now for professional kitchen design, planning and specification insights from Norbert Wangen, Alireza Razavi of Studio Razavi, and Eggersmann Design's Gary Singer.

    Ch-ch-changes: Conde House's new Open Office space

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    14.04.2021

    Japanese wood-furniture specialists Conde House are practising what they preach with their new Open Office space in Tokyo, where the in-house team and visitors alike can experience first-hand the flexibility and comfort of their soft-contract

    Global Design Agenda 2021 – hosted by ARCHITONIC

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    13.04.2021

    New for 2021! Architonic hosts the Global Design Agenda – the architects' programme of design weeks for planning insights, market trends and product launches.

    The second coming: Pedrali's Remind chair goes 100% ...

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    12.04.2021

    'It's never too late,' says Ibizan-born designer Eugeni Quitllet of the all-new Recycled Grey version of Pedrali's strong-selling Remind monobloc chair.

    The Brand Interview: GROHE

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    01.04.2021

    Design experts from the leading global bathroom-solutions and kitchen-fixtures manufacturer talk customer-centric and inclusive design, sustainability, and their new digital-experience platform, GROHE X.

    A case of the bends: GTV

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    01.04.2021

    A 19th-century design language articulated via 21st-century creative collaborations: Gebrüder Thonet Vienna GmbH's bentwood expertise is defining some of the finest contract spaces the world over.

    Bathroom Design Week: RPW Design

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    01.04.2021

    'The bathroom is obviously a very personal space – you're naked most of the time!' says Ariane Steinbeck. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    Bathroom Design Week: Medusa Group

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    31.03.2021

    'Water is something unpredictable and it always goes wrong,' says Lukasz Zagala. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    Gonna dress you up: Kartell by Laufen

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    31.03.2021

    Design meets fashion. And, for once, in a good way. The super-brand Kartell by Laufen bathroom collection gets a new set of clothes…

    Bathroom Design Week: JOI-Design

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    30.03.2021

    'A good bathroom is a living room also,' say Peter Jöhnk & Corinna Kretschmar. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    Bathroom Design Week: Professional Insights

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    29.03.2021

    For some valuable insights on what the bathroom means today, we've spoken to Peter Jöhnk and Corinna Kretschmar of JOI-Design, Lukasz Zagala from Medusa Group and RPW Design's Ariane Steinbeck.

    Lighting Design Week: Michael Anastassiades

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    19.03.2021

    ‘The way to become a lighting designer is through being able to embrace darkness,’ says Michael Anastassiades. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    Lighting Design Week: Les Éclaireurs

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    18.03.2021

    'Architects ask us as lighting designers for something, but sometimes it has to change their building,' says Lucas Goy of Les Éclaireurs. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    Lighting Design Week: UNStudio

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    17.03.2021

    'Today, light is becoming almost like data. It's so well-connected to technology,' says Ben van Berkel from UNStudio. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    Architonic Big Interview: Grohe

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    16.03.2021

    We connect with Patrick Speck and Carina Buhlert, design experts at GROHE – one of the leading global bathroom-solutions and kitchen-fixtures brands – to discuss product innovation and the launch of its new digital-experience platform, GROHE X.

    Lighing Design Week: Ulrike Brandi Licht

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    16.03.2021

    'Light creates the connection between our bodies and the architecture of built spaces,' says Ulrike Brandi. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    Lighting Design Week: Professional Insights

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    15.03.2021

    Watch Ulrike Brandi from Ulrike Brandi Licht, UNStudio's Ben van Berkel, Lucas Goy of Les Éclaireurs, and lighting designer Michael Anastassiades!

    It's elementary: new outdoor furniture from Pedrali

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    08.03.2021

    Strong on robustness and comfort, light on optics, new PEDRALI seating for the elements by Patrick Jouin and CMP Design provide flexible content for outdoor contract settings.

    TECHNOLOGY DESIGN WEEK: OVERTIME!

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    05.03.2021

    Get some bonus technology insights from architect Carlo Ratti, Vanessa Quirk of Sidewalk Labs, and smart-home expert Andreas Dörflinger...

    TECHNOLOGY DESIGN WEEK: DÖRFLINGER

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    04.03.2021

    ‘If it's not a smart home you're building these days, then it's already an old house,’ says German smart-home expert Andreas Dörflinger. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    TECHNOLOGY DESIGN WEEK: SIDEWALK LABS

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    03.03.2021

    ‘I think inherent in the term "smart city" is a bit of a whiff of techno-solutionism,’ says Vanessa Quirk of Sidewalk Labs. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    TECHNOLOGY DESIGN WEEK: CARLO RATTI

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    02.03.2021

    'The Internet of Things civilisation has to find its architectural expression,’ says Carlo Ratti. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    TECHNOLOGY DESIGN WEEK: PROFESSIONAL INSIGHTS

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    01.03.2021

    Watch architect Carlo Ratti, Vanessa Quirk from Sidewalk Labs, and smart-home expert Andreas Dörflinger!

    PUBLIC SPACE DESIGN WEEK: ZAHA HADID ARCHITECTS

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    12.02.2021

    'I'm in favour of privatising public space,' says Patrik Schumacher of Zaha Hadid Architects. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    PUBLIC SPACE DESIGN WEEK: OMA

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    11.02.2021

    'People are the best insurance against anything bad you might associate with a public space,' explains Jason Long of OMA. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    PUBLIC SPACE DESIGN WEEK: MVRDV

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    10.02.2021

    'Public elements need to be incorporated into the concept and the budget from the start,' argues Gideon Maasland, director at MVRDV. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    PUBLIC SPACE DESIGN WEEK: GRIMSHAW ARCHITECTS

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    09.02.2021

    'The spaces between buildings are more important to a city than the buildings themselves,' argues Neill McClements, partner at Grimshaw Architects. Watch now for more insight and commentary!

    PUBLIC SPACE DESIGN WEEK: PROFESSIONAL INSIGHTS

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    08.02.2021

    Watch Grimshaw Architects, MVRDV, OMA and Zaha Hadid Architects!

    FURNITURE DESIGN WEEK: ADAM NATHANIEL FURMAN

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    29.01.2021

    'Furniture is the interface between our bodies and space,' says London-based designer Adam Nathaniel Furman. Watch now for more insights!

    FURNITURE DESIGN WEEK: CLAESSON KOIVISTO RUNE

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    28.01.2021

    'It's the death of really hard-edged contract furniture,' says Eero Koivisto of Swedish architecture and design office Claesson Koivisto Rune. Watch now for more insights!

    FURNITURE DESIGN WEEK: KONSTANTIN GRCIC

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    26.01.2021

    ‘Good new products are never an invention. They're an evolution,’ argues Konstantin Grcic. Watch now for more commentary from the renowned industrial designer.

    FURNITURE DESIGN WEEK: STUDIO MK27

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    26.01.2021

    ‘Architecture without interiors is just a sculpture,’ says Diana Radomysler, director and interiors expert at Marcio Kogan-founded office Studio MK27. Watch now for more insights!

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