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    Results: 271

    Kengo Kuma takes a seat

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    29.05.2020

    'Furniture is often more important in our lives than architecture,' says the celebrated Japanese architect, as he discusses his long-term collaboration with Japanese producer TIME & STYLE.

    Seeing red: Pedrali launches new campaign

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    13.05.2020

    #PEDRALITALES, Pedrali's latest ad campaign, deploys the striking form of Portuguese practice Rebelo de Andrade's Casa 3000 to memorable effect.

    ARCHITONIC x ARCHDAILY: WELCOME TO THE WORLD’S LARGEST ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    04.05.2020

    Architonic has acquired archdaily.com – the leading architecture platform globally – with an ambitious plan for growth, innovation and even better service.

    When is a chair not a chair?: Ilse Crawford x Conde House

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    30.04.2020

    Or not just a chair? The punchline: when it's deployed by pioneering, London-based designer Ilse Crawford, whose enviable portfolio of projects is driving a reevaluation of the very role of interior design.

    Second nature: Conde House

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    28.04.2020

    With a deep understanding of materials, coupled with fine Japanese aesthetics and craftsmanship, CONDE HOUSE makes long-life furniture that honours and celebrates nature without taking it for granted.

    Inside/Out: String moves outdoors

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    09.03.2020

    What better way to invigorate a design classic than to rethink it for outdoor usage? Swedish brand String Furniture's iconic shelving system gets some fresh air.

    Without Reservation: restaurant seating from Conde House

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    06.03.2020

    Never loud and attention-grabbing but always articulate and elegant, Conde House’s carefully crafted, Made-in-Japan wood seating provides the perfect dining companion.

    Straight talking: System 180

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    17.02.2020

    With its dynamic, contemporary workplace-furniture solutions, Berlin-based brand SYSTEM 180 tells it like it really is.

    Light relief: Tribeca from Pedrali

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    12.02.2020

    Nostalgia ain't what it used to be! CMP Design's latest collaboration with premium Italian brand Pedrali sees a reworking of classic 1960s outdoor furniture that's so much more than a simple homage.

    Anything but the blues: Time & Style

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    04.12.2019

    What do you get if you cross a champion of Japanese craft, a 19th-century Amsterdam police station and Miles Davis?

    Form follows informality: MELOUNGE from PALMBERG

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    02.12.2019

    Casual encounters can often turn out to be the most meaningful. PALMBERG's continuously reconfigurable, soft-seating system MELOUNGE is changing the face of the office meeting.

    Nice work if you can get it: Kusch+Co’s new Creva series

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    28.11.2019

    Premium contract-furniture manufacturer Kusch+Co is using design to transform traditional work cultures into something altogether more welcoming.

    Getting high: Kusch+Co helps make airports better places to ...

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    28.11.2019

    In addition to health and office, Kusch+Co demonstrates how seating for transport projects remains one of its enviable core competences.

    Go big or go home: Kusch+Co

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    28.11.2019

    With a new owner, a new look and new strategy, established German furniture brand Kusch+Co is setting its sights even higher.

    The Perfectionists: Horgenglarus

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    22.11.2019

    With almost 140 years of fine furniture-making under its belt, it’s safe to say that Swiss manufacturer HORGENGLARUS knows a thing or two about the value of true quality craftsmanship.

    Feast for the eyes: Pedrali in miX Restaurant, Dubai

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    13.11.2019

    Guests at internationally renowned, multi-starred chef Alain Ducasse’s miX Dubai restaurant are further spoilt by upholstered furniture from premium Italian manufacturer PEDRALI.

    Making light of it: Schätti

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    05.11.2019

    If light is one of the fundamental elements of architecture, then Swiss lighting brand Schätti is laying the foundation.

    Whose towel is this?: Bodenschatz

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    30.09.2019

    Swiss accessories brand Bodenschatz is on a mission to bring architectural order to the bathroom.

    Have we met?: USM

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    03.09.2019

    If you think you know premium Swiss brand USM – with its iconic modular storage and display system – think again.

    Office gossip: Palmberg on Palmberg

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    27.08.2019

    Palmberg’s in-house office planner Gutha Schellhorn explains how the company puts its money where its mouth is.

    Aural sex: Palmberg’s acoustic collection

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    27.08.2019

    Leading German office-furniture manufacturer makes sweet love to your ears with its range of sound-managing products.

    Believe the spin: DISC from Palmberg

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    27.08.2019

    Palmberg’s new, super-agile, sound-absorbing DISC space-divider makes for agile offices.

    The feel-good factor: Palmberg

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    24.07.2019

    Want to learn to love your workplace? And without the use of medication? German office-furniture brand Palmberg, with its flexible system of space-shaping products, has the solution.

    Culture Club: Florim

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    26.06.2019

    FLORIM, the Italian go-to manufacturer of large ceramic slabs for architectural and interior-design use, is on a design-cultural mission…

    Me and You and Everyone We Know: TAKT

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    19.06.2019

    With their sustainability-first, transparently priced furniture, Danish design democrats TAKT are on a mission to make good design accessible to more of us.

    The skin we’re in: Casalgrande Padana

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    12.06.2019

    The 11th edition of premium Italian porcelain-stoneware manufacturer’s Grand Prix sees architectural ceramic enter a golden age.

    The floor has more: Bauwerk Parkett

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    06.06.2019

    Nothing is quite as grounding in these increasingly digital times of ours as, well, the ground. Or, indeed, the floor. Swiss parquet producer BAUWERK is taking steps...

    It’s oh so quiet: Silent Gliss

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    23.05.2019

    Silence is golden, they say. In which case, premium Swiss curtain- and blind-system manufacturer Silent Gliss has just hit the jackpot a second time with its innovative new Silent Track range. Listen closely...

    Fast times in Berlin: System 180 x heycar

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    14.05.2019

    The specification of SYSTEM 180 for online used-vehicle exchange heycar’s Berlin offices has helped fashion a flexible workplace for collaboration and innovation.

    Naked and proud: System 180 bares all

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    14.05.2019

    With its unique, clearly visible construction, SYSTEM 180 lets it all hang out.

    Fluid architecture: System 180’s Design Thinking Line®

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    14.05.2019

    Berlin-based manufacturer SYSTEM 180’s specially developed Design Thinking Line® of super-flexible, dynamic furniture makes for both agile bodies and agile minds.

    Page-turners: 5 bookstores with stories to tell

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    08.05.2019

    Asian bookshops are offering bibliophiles an altogether more immersive experience via bold architectural concepts.

    ‘Lightness is the future’: the new Héra armchair from ...

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    29.04.2019

    What happens when you combine the latest production technology in wood with the precise vision of celebrated architect Patrick Jouin? A new restaurant armchair called Héra, whose elegant, reduced form belies its supreme comfort.

    Pull up to the bumper: Raumplus

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    17.04.2019

    German room-solutions manufacturer and go-to architectural-project partner Raumplus offers made-to-measure sliding doors, closet systems and room dividers that make space special.

    The circles of your mind: Bette

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    08.04.2019

    The new BetteCraft washbasin and BettePond bath from German glazed-titanium-steel bathroom experts Bette offer architects the chance to add exquisitely round, strongly graphic forms to their projects.

    Architects do it better with Occhio

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    29.03.2019

    The logical evolution of OCCHIO'S iconic Mito luminaire family, Mito linear shapes space at a Munich-based architectural-developers’ office.

    Going straight: the Mito linear system from OCCHIO

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    29.03.2019

    Rational, yet expressive, OCCHIO’s latest luminaire system provides architects with the right lighting tools for the job.

    The architecture of lighting: Occhio

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    29.03.2019

    Munich-based lighting brand OCCHIO knows just how critical a holistic approach to lighting design is to the success of an architectural project and to the quality of life of its users.

    I hear you, brother: Création Baumann

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    26.03.2019

    Swiss textiles experts CRÉATION BAUMANN and Architonic discuss the manufacturer’s latest innovation, SINFONIACOUSTIC, as well as sound management in the workplace, and the occasional crying baby.

    Ain’t no mountain high enough: Kuehne + Nagel x Mondrian ...

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    19.03.2019

    Premium Project Logistics partner, the global logistics specialists Kuehne + Nagel, know a thing or two about problem-solving when it comes to delivering your products on site and on time.

    The Full Monty: Welcome to Premium Project Logistics

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    19.03.2019

    Premium Project Logistics is a new, end-to-end logistics service from two industry leaders – Architonic and Kuehne + Nagel – specially designed for high-end projects.

    From Bauhaus to Wowhouse: 5 modernism-embracing builds

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    13.03.2019

    100 years since the founding of the Bauhaus. 5 contemporary projects that channel its spirit.

    Soul Man: Eugeni Quitllet is feeling it

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    17.01.2019

    Emotion is the special material that runs throughout the Catalan designer’s work and his new Remind and Soul chairs for PEDRALI are nothing if not in touch with their feelings.

    Stir it up: Alpes-Inox’s Liberi in Cucina system

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    08.01.2019

    This January’s LivingKitchen show at imm cologne will see a paradigm shift in the way we think about the kitchen landscape thanks to premium Italian manufacturer ALPES-INOX. – Visit Alpes-Inox at LivingKitchen at imm cologne: Hall 4.2, Stand

    Alternative facts: imm cologne 2019

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    04.12.2018

    January’s big-top international design fair is as much a platform for new ideas and inspiration as it is a showcase for the latest products.

    Make sound great again: acousticpearls

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    21.11.2018

    Acoustic-solutions brand acousticpearls offers more than just off-the-shelf, noise-cancelling products. With its expert consultancy, it’s on a mission to make your ears happy.

    I work, therefore I am: Palmberg

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    21.11.2018

    Long live the office! When designed well – as go-to office manufacturer Palmberg proves – workplaces can enhance the well-being of their users, giving them the flexibility to be themselves.

    Soft spots: Heimtextil 2019

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    14.11.2018

    A new concept for its 2019 edition sees HEIMTEXTIL also tighten its contract focus. Frankfurt in January is where architects go to discover the latest textile products and ideas with space-shaping value.

    Office affairs: Pedrali

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    13.11.2018

    Italian brand PEDRALI, known for its expertise in industrial production, turns the prosaic into the poetic with its first-ever, aesthetically charged collection office and workspace furniture.

    Tell no lies: Zeitraum

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    01.11.2018

    Authenticity and sustainability can be read in the very grain of ZEITRAUM’s timeless, solid-wood-furniture collection.

    More in store: Dieffebi

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    14.10.2018

    With its finger on the pulse of evolving work culture, Italian manufacturer DIEFFEBI has become the go-to producer of modular, architectural storage systems.

    I’m ready for my close-up: Falper

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    24.09.2018

    Don’t be fooled by its newly refined brand look. Premium Italian bathroom manufacturer FALPER is more than just a pretty face...

    The one and only: Secto Design relentlessly battles design ...

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    20.09.2018

    It’s time to take back control. SECTO DESIGN makes a stand against illegal design copies.

    Perfect Finnish: Secto Design’s artisanally produced ...

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    20.09.2018

    The SECTO DESIGN story is as much about production as it is about products, with the brand harnessing the centuries-old tradition of local Finnish woodworking.

    Mind the gap: the Secto Design story

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    20.09.2018

    Instantly recognisable for their formal elegance and innovative construction, Finnish brand SECTO DESIGN's carefully crafted birchwood lamps have been specified around the globe, in particular for high-end contract settings.

    The Skin Trade: Cleaf

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    27.06.2018

    There’s a lot to be said for being superficial. CLEAF, the design-meets-technology surfaces manufacturer, has turned it into a veritable artform, as only the Italians know how.

    Love in a small Swedish town: Kinnarps

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    28.05.2018

    Great oaks from little acorns grow. This is the story of how the premium workspace-solutions brand KINNARPS managed to become a global player while staying true to its roots and values.

    The Enlightenment 2.0: #Pedraligoodideas at Salone del ...

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    22.05.2018

    Proudly industrial and always premium, Italian furniture and lighting brand PEDRALI put on a show to remember at this year’s Salone del Mobile in Milan.

    Taking it to the next level: Groosman's P+R ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    22.05.2018

    When it came to the design of a new park-and-ride facility in the Netherlands, Dutch office Groosman chose to give people and place as much right of way as automobiles.

    Squaring the circle: WilkinsonEyre’s Gasholders London ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    24.04.2018

    British architectural practice WilkinsonEyre’s repurposing of a trio of listed Victorian gasholders has reinscribed their status as a London architectural landmark.

    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

    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.

    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

    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.

    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

    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.

    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.

    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.

    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

    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.

    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.

    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.

    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.

    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.

    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.

    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.

    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.

    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.

    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

    A Bigger Splash: New Wellness Architecture

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    05.07.2017

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

    Hearing Aid: Fantoni

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    18.06.2017

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

    The Sweetest Sound: acousticpearls

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    13.06.2017

    Armed with insight and aesthetic sensibility, the German manufacturer ACOUSTICPEARLS has been fighting for almost 10 years against the noise pollution of interior spaces. Their weapons: premium acoustic panel systems that are as beautiful as they are

    Your Floor: Domotex 2018

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    06.06.2017

    DOMOTEX in Hanover, the leading international exhibition for floor coverings, will launch its very first keynote theme in January 2018 under the title "Unique Youniverse" leading an industry shift toward in individualised flooring.

    Something's Brewing: Gaggenau

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    02.06.2017

    Coffee is big business – both in economic and cultural terms. With the brewed bean enjoying a major connoisseurial renaissance, luxury home-appliances brand GAGGENAU has brought the outside in with their fully automatic, professional-standard

    Sink Rethink: Franke's Innovative New Chef Center

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    16.05.2017

    FRANKE – the leading kitchen brand with a whole lot of Swiss heritage – knows how to multitask. Its new Chef Center transforms the traditional sink into the ultimate in operational and entertaining hubs, perfect for open-plan living.

    Centre Stage: Pedrali at the Salone del Mobile 2017

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    23.04.2017

    Known for its innovative industrial-production processes, premium Italian furniture manufacturer PEDRALI delivered a command performance at this year's Milan Furniture Fair.

    The Shapeshifter: Alain Berteau

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    29.03.2017

    Simple, meaningful designs that eschew trends in favour of long-selling products pushing typological boundaries – this is the stuff of Brussels-based studio ALAIN BERTEAU DESIGNWORKS.

    Only Connect: Prostoria

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    28.03.2017

    Since its launch five years ago, Croatian design brand Prostoria has not only developed an impressive collection of considered furniture designs, it has set out to design the very platform on which the Croatian design industry can connect.

    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.

    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.

    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.

    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…

    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.

    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.

    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.

    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.

    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.

    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.

    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.

    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.

    Good Vibrations: new concert halls

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    16.09.2016

    Live performance in the age of digital reproduction is far from dead, as a string of new commanding concert halls and music venues from around the world prove. Encore!

    Poetic Shopping: Aesop designs the retail experience

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    30.08.2016

    When it comes to creating unique, design-led retail experiences, skincare brand Aesop has it in the bag.

    Coasting It: beach-house architecture

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    22.08.2016

    When it comes to building types for aspirational living, nothing quite trumps the beach house. The architectural surf’s up!

    Next Stop: new bus-station architecture

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    03.08.2016

    Summer's here. Let's take a trip! Traditionally the poor cousin to more grandiose transport-architectural types like airports and railway stations, bus-station design is moving into top gear.

    Selling Out: retail design on show

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    26.07.2016

    Architonic speaks to Elke Moebius, Director of leading retail trade fair EUROSHOP, about the changing landscape of retail-design exhibition.

    A Clean Vision: Alape

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    04.07.2016

    Premium German manufacturer ALAPE, with its innovative approach to design and technology, has been shaping the experience of water in the bathroom since 1896.

    On the Tiles: FAP Ceramiche’s Roma collection

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    14.06.2016

    The past meets the present in leading Italian porcelain-tile manufacturer FAP CERAMICHE’s new Roma collection, which marries classical design elegance with contemporary technology.

    Campfire Stories

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    06.06.2016

    It's often said that good design is legible design – objects that communicate their use and their usefulness. In the case of premium woodburning-stove manufacturer HARRIE LEENDERS, there's a compelling story behind many of the products, too.

    Curtain Up: Architonic’s new online shop software goes ...

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    31.05.2016

    Designed specifically for textiles retailers and interior designers, the Architonic-developed Online Shop Module creates exciting new opportunities in e-commerce

    The Wild One

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    14.04.2016

    Materials are anything but immaterial to KARPENTER – the Indonesian-based design brand that in the few short years since its launch has managed to claim a convincing stake at the table of manufacturers who truly understand the critical relation

    The Revenant

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    30.03.2016

    Hear the name RICHARD NEUTRA and you’d be forgiven for thinking first and foremost of the legendary Austrian-American architect’s sun-kissed Californian villas. But, as premium German furniture manufacturer VS highlights through a unique staging,

    The Living Kitchen

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    16.02.2016

    When premium kitchen brand FRANKE KITCHEN SYSTEMS decided to develop Frames by Franke, the market’s first-ever total product line, they didn’t skimp on quality or performance. Things are definitely cooking.

    Back to the Future

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    17.01.2016

    All good things come to those who wait. Design legend Ettore Sottsass may have left us, but, thanks to global design brand KARTELL, a completely new collection of striking accessories authored by the maestro himself is being launched this month.

    Going Straight

    Brand story

    Simon Keane-Cowell

    07.01.2016

    When a visionary, game-changing design needs a reboot to respond to the evolving needs of the market, consideration and perfect execution are called for. Here’s the story of how ADECO’s innovative RADAR shelving system made a striking comeback.