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    Precision Casting from the Witch’s Kitchen

    Nora Schmidt

    01.04.2011

    When designers and leading industrial enterprises put their heads together, it usually gets exciting. While such a collaboration allows industry the possibility of demonstrating its special capabilities in a completely new context, its manufacturing

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    Valencia Disseny Week

    Nora Schmidt

    04.11.2010

    Thanks to an invitation to FEED, the first congress of international bloggers and digital media, received from Valencia Disseny Week and ADCV, the association of Valencia designers, Architonic had the opportunity not only to attend Habitat Valencia

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    CNC carpentry: the 'selfsupportingframework'

    Nora Schmidt

    06.10.2010

    Recently, carpentry-oriented joinery has been enjoying a renaissance thanks to the increased use of CNC-driven manufacturing techniques – even connecting parts can be produced in a number of geometric variations and cost efficiently at that.

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    DMY 2010: Architonic reports from the Berlin design festival

    Nora Schmidt

    25.06.2010

    Ernst Sagebiel's architectural matsterpiece Tempelhof Airport was the venue for this year's DMY design festival in Berlin. Architonic was needless to say there, ready for take-off.

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    "...with the level of quality our grandparents ...

    Nora Schmidt

    06.05.2010

    "Cecilie is just like her furniture," a friend of mine who works as a designer told me when I mentioned I was going to be interviewing the Copenhagen-based designer Cecilie Manz. And, indeed, Manz exudes a calmness and composure much like her

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    Architonic Concept Space III

    Nora Schmidt

    27.01.2010

    Designed by Zieta Prozessdesign, presented at imm cologne 2010

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    Architonic Concept Space III: Blow-up Statics

    Nora Schmidt

    15.01.2010

    Making of Architonic Concept Space III, created by Zieta Prozessdesign

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    Architonic Concept Space III: Building with air

    Nora Schmidt

    23.12.2009

    Architonic Concept Space III, designed by Oskar Zieta and the CAAD Faculty at ETH Zurich

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    Moulded Nature

    Nora Schmidt

    02.12.2009

    For years now international materials producers have been working on sustainable alternatives and they are now ready to launch biologically degradable plastics which can be used for a range of applications.

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    Hunting

    Nora Schmidt

    25.11.2009

    In the course of this year's Design Days in Geneva up-market dealer Teo Jakob Tagliabue invited guests to a very special exhibition at his showrooms.

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    Intuitive Interaction

    Nora Schmidt

    29.09.2009

    Interaction with sensory user interfaces – computers, automats, mobile phones – has become part of our everyday life.

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    A Concept called Fair

    Nora Schmidt

    28.09.2009

    Rather than being a business marketplace for dealers, the 100%Design, concise exhibition of interiors has positioned itself as a rich source of inspiration for architects and interior designers.

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    "It's all about the performance"

    Nora Schmidt

    23.09.2009

    As with many other architects the design is being strongly influenced. You literally speak of architects' design.

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    'Gecko: Think Forward'

    Nora Schmidt

    01.09.2009

    With a clear focus on applications within high-value architecture the Swiss textile manufacturer Création Baumann created ‘Gecko’, an adhesive textile sunblind which can easily be mounted directly onto the window.

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    "Reduction is the key word"

    Nora Schmidt

    28.08.2009

    Meanwhile osko+deichman have impressed a number of prestigious manufacturers with their reduced and minimalist designs. We met them at their studio in Berlin.

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    DMY Berlin

    Nora Schmidt

    18.06.2009

    This year's international design festival frees Berlin from its past improvisatory image

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    DMY Berlin

    Nora Schmidt

    25.05.2009

    From 3-7 June the seventh DMY International Design Festival will be taking place in Berlin.

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    Interviews Milano and Euroluce 2009

    Nora Schmidt

    12.05.2009

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    Cahill Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics

    Nora Schmidt

    17.04.2009

    The Center was designed by the Californian firm of architects Morphosis and named after its generous sponsor Charles H. Cahill, who helped finance a large share of the 50 million dollar building.

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    Supernova

    Nora Schmidt

    06.04.2009

    Mike Meiré presents Dornbrachts novelties at this year´s ISH

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    ISH Frankfurt/Main 2009

    Nora Schmidt

    31.03.2009

    Video-interviews from the world’s leading trade fair for bathroom- , building-, energy-, air-conditioning Technology and Renewable Energies

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    Habitat Machines

    Nora Schmidt

    26.03.2009

    Science fiction – the world after its destruction in the year 2347. This could be a rough description of the first impression created by the photo-montages of the Canadian artist Dave Trautrimas.

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    Freedom of Form

    Nora Schmidt

    23.03.2009

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    "Designers become unlimited"

    Nora Schmidt

    18.03.2009

    The Danes Poul Christiansen and Boris Berlin have been working together as Komplot Design for more than twenty years now. With their many and varied designs, which are characterised by cutting-edge and in many cases experimental production processes,

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    "Mondays with Papst"

    Nora Schmidt

    23.02.2009

    On 16 February 2009 the "Mondays with Papst" exhibition opened in the old boiler house on the Wilkhahn site in Bad Münder.

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    The Modulor House

    Nora Schmidt

    09.02.2009

    The Berlin material supplier for architects and designers opens a creative store in Moritzplatz, Kreuzberg

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    News from the North

    Nora Schmidt

    09.02.2009

    Selected novelties from the Stockholm Furniture Fair 2009, Part I

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    An intermediate space

    Nora Schmidt

    30.01.2009

    At this year's imm cologne Degenhardt presented 'Landed', the prototype of a prefabricated house, in cooperation with Richard Lampert.

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    Grcic's smallest piece of furniture

    Nora Schmidt

    21.01.2009

    The new Architonic Guide Box, created by Konstantin Grcic Industrial Design

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    The Making of Architonic Concept Space II

    Nora Schmidt

    20.01.2009

    The vision behind the Architonic Concept Spaces is to bring together innovative designers on the one hand with the latest technologies, materials and producers on the other.

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    Europe´s Bio-Battery

    Nora Schmidt

    16.01.2009

    Europe remains the theme. Kem Koolhaas has recently presented a complex master plan for a European energy park in the North Sea.

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    Louis XIV Extruded

    Nora Schmidt

    06.01.2009

    Carpenters Workshop Gallery presents Sebastian Brajkovic's furniture series 'Lathe'.

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    Pilgrims Architecture

    Nora Schmidt

    19.12.2008

    In order to create centres along the way where the pilgrims can rest and pray the municipalities involved have commissioned eleven artists and architects to develop architectural solutions for this out-of-the-ordinary context.

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    Architonic Concept Space II

    Nora Schmidt

    15.12.2008

    Designed by Gramazio & Kohler, on view for the first time at the imm cologne 2009

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    Blow up sheet metal

    Nora Schmidt

    15.12.2008

    An interview with Oskar Zieta, architect at the CAAD-professorship at ETH Zurich

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    "I have created a sculpture"

    Nora Schmidt

    03.12.2008

    Jørn Utzon, one of the greatest architects of the past century, died last Saturday, 29.11.2008.

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    FlatPak

    Nora Schmidt

    26.11.2008

    Industrially prefabricated and modular dwellings have long since established themselves, in the USA, in particular.

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    Cabinetmakers' Autumn

    Nora Schmidt

    26.11.2008

    On 21 November the curtain went up for this year's exhibition, which is entitled "Fifty Fifty", a title which is intended to highlight the shared interdependence and responsibility of designers and manufacturers.

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    The quiet revolution

    Nora Schmidt

    26.11.2008

    There are now a number of companies on the market which specialise in the development of micro wind turbines that enable individual power generation.

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    High-Tech meets eco

    Nora Schmidt

    26.11.2008

    The Swiss designer Beat Karrer researches new processing methods of bio-degradable plastics

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    Koolhaas Houselife

    Nora Schmidt

    13.11.2008

    The film derives its humorous scenes more from the impact which results when two worlds collide with each other.

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    Understanding Architects´ criteria

    Nora Schmidt

    04.11.2008

    Until the end of last year Marc Krusin had spent ten years as head of the design department at Lissoni Associati. Now he concentrates on the work in his own studio.

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    'Wire chair' and 'The third room'

    Nora Schmidt

    31.10.2008

    The Akademie der Bildenden Künste München exhibits at the Designers´Saturday

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    Chassis

    Nora Schmidt

    30.10.2008

    Stefan Diez couldn't have conceived a more appropriate name for the multi-purpose chair which he has, over a development period of three years, designed for Wilkhahn, the German producer of office furniture.

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    Schumacher Tower in Abu Dhabi

    Nora Schmidt

    27.10.2008

    Like most LAVA projects the Schumacher Tower represents a form of architecture which integrates complex construction technology and novel digital design methods.

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    Torstrasse 166

    Nora Schmidt

    06.10.2008

    An entire house over a number of floors in the heart of the city has been turned into a work of art – yes, it's obvious that we're in Berlin.

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    Small but Powerful

    Nora Schmidt

    30.09.2008

    It could easily have been a real flop - a period when Wall Street was in turmoil and in the UK the property market found itself in a state of meltdown was not the ideal time for 100%Design to take place in London.

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    Under the Same Roof

    Nora Schmidt

    24.09.2008

    The exhibition of the London designer collective Okay Studio at the Aram Gallery

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    "You sit more comfortably on colours you like"

    Nora Schmidt

    08.09.2008

    The official Verner Panton reference portal www.verner-panton.com goes online on 5.9.2008

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    "Anything but nostalgic"

    Nora Schmidt

    08.09.2008

    An interview with Marianne Panton and Rina Troxler, Verner Pantons longtime assistant

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    Between Improvisation and Perfection

    Nora Schmidt

    05.09.2008

    Even if the influence of traditional Scandinavian furniture design on her work is unmistakable, Ditte Hammerstrøm's design is far removed from dry Nordic functionalism.

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    Silent Design

    Nora Schmidt

    26.08.2008

    The work of the swedish designers Linus Berlund und Mats Seitz

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    Peeled Architecture

    Nora Schmidt

    11.08.2008

    He gives the impression of wanting to tidy everything up and clear away any unnecessary visual ballast. Meticulously and with surgical precision Richard Galpin breaks down the fine top layer of large-scale architectural photographs.

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    The World´s Most Beautiful System Crashes

    Nora Schmidt

    04.08.2008

    When the computer of a colleague of mine crashed a few days ago in the middle of an image processing operation sized several gigabytes, his only response was a big smile.

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    "The style has always been the problem"

    Nora Schmidt

    28.07.2008

    An interview with the Italian architect and designer Michele De Lucchi

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    Indestructible Remembrance

    Nora Schmidt

    28.07.2008

    As if their indestructible presence wanted to make sure that we don't forget the past. As if they wanted to tell us that war is present everywhere – for many years now the bunkers.

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    2008 Pavilion for the Kivik Art Centre

    Nora Schmidt

    17.07.2008

    The concrete structure, which at first sight looks rather awkward and monumental, reveals itself at a closer look as a walk-in sculpture which.

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    SurroundThings

    Nora Schmidt

    02.07.2008

    The first individual exhibition by the Swiss designer Alfredo Häberli at the Museum für Gestaltung, Zurich. From June 27 - September 21

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    Between Heaven and Earth

    Nora Schmidt

    25.06.2008

    The Baumraum team, which is made up of architects, landscape designers, innovative craftsmen and tree experts, plans modern tree house designs which are constructed to the individual specifications of the client.

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    Design Miami/Basel

    Nora Schmidt

    25.06.2008

    For the third time international design and art galleries are presenting much sought-after design classics and exclusive products as part of the 'Design Miami' exhibition at the Art Basel fair.

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    Almost 'No Design'

    Nora Schmidt

    25.06.2008

    The Belgian designer Xavier Lust has won international recognition with his ingeniously crafted designs. Since achieving his big breakthrough with 'le banc' ten years ago he has produced designs for well-known manufacturers such as MDF Italia,

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    Big Size Villa

    Nora Schmidt

    11.06.2008

    The time has finally come and the Indian elephants in the Copenhagen zoo have finally taken up residence in their new home. Compared with the old enclosure.

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    A Building's Life

    Nora Schmidt

    10.06.2008

    Frederic Chaubin, photographer and chief editor of the French magazine Citizen K, is searching for places, that have a story to tell and whose unique character he can document with his camera.

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    "Slow Fashion" Furniture

    Nora Schmidt

    06.06.2008

    The master project by Fredrik Färg initially suggests designs with a strong textile orientation. However, when you take a closer look at the.

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    Urban Bathing

    Nora Schmidt

    03.06.2008

    Swimming bath architecture has recently been making a comeback and is now manifesting itself in entirely new contexts.

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    The Last Diplomas

    Nora Schmidt

    02.06.2008

    The diplomands of the Zürcher Hochschule der Künste present their final projects

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    ICFF

    Nora Schmidt

    02.06.2008

    The Big Apple – a metropolis for the arts and culture. For a long time one wondered, that New York had nothing more to offer than the, compared to European standards, rather small furniture fair. But.

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    Design Collage of the 20th Century

    Nora Schmidt

    21.05.2008

    Such a stylish and lovingly designed facility as Korea's aA Design Museum can probably only be created if a real enthusiast is involved.

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    Graphic on Architecture

    Nora Schmidt

    21.05.2008

    The interplay between graphic art and architecture is a discipline in itself. Visitor orientation and guidance systems require a detailed analysis of the architecture of the building, and the operational and movement sequences of the building's

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    Re- strung

    Nora Schmidt

    21.05.2008

    A simple cord becomes a complex shape, a line circumscribes a space – furniture and lamps with laced seats or lampshades originated in the nineteen-fifties, and today some of these constructivist pieces have attained cult status.

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    Triennale di Milano

    Nora Schmidt

    06.05.2008

    It's not just because of its dominant architecture – the Palazzo dell’Arte was designed early in the Thirties by Giovanni Muzio– but also because of its historic past that the Triennale has, for many years, been an especially popular location

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    Nordic Novelties

    Nora Schmidt

    30.04.2008

    Our selection of new products displayed at the Stockholm Furniture Fair

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    Organic Network

    Nora Schmidt

    27.03.2008

    The architect Keiichito Sako was one of the first to recognise the potential for his architecture in the growing giant China. 2004 he opened his studio.

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    The Pink Project

    Nora Schmidt

    20.03.2008

    In the autumn of 2005 the Lower Ninth Ward, a multi-cultural precinct in the east of New Orleans, was flattened by the force of the hurricane Katrina.

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    The Eco-machine

    Nora Schmidt

    13.03.2008

    Thom Mayne's studio Morphosis wins the Zumtobel Group Award for sustainable architecture for its Federal Building in San Francisco

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    New Walls, Please!

    Nora Schmidt

    06.03.2008

    Our selection of results of the famous wallpaper competition

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    News from Cologne

    Nora Schmidt

    25.02.2008

    Our selection of new products displayed at the imm cologne 2008

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    More Colour!

    Nora Schmidt

    20.02.2008

    A few kilometres to the north of Swedens capital Stockholm, in a picturesque house which lies on the former hunting grounds of the kings of Sweden.

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    Greenhouse in Stockholm

    Nora Schmidt

    07.02.2008

    Young designer present their work at the Stockholm Furniture Fair

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    A swedish bright spot

    Nora Schmidt

    06.02.2008

    The very young swedish company Wästberg launches its first collection

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    In spite of all the prophecies of doom

    Nora Schmidt

    31.01.2008

    Sunday before last this year's imm cologne closed its doors after receiving 107,000 visitors from 103 countries–statistics which speak for themselves.

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    GRP meets porcelain

    Nora Schmidt

    28.01.2008

    The 'Professorship Project' is the programme at the Karlsruhe College of Design under which known designers are invited to become visiting professors.

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    Architecture in small scale

    Nora Schmidt

    25.01.2008

    A few furniture parts, half done prototypes in the middle of the room – the studio of designer Eric Degenhardt seems like a well sorted working space.

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    Crowded House

    Nora Schmidt

    25.01.2008

    At the imm cologne we our fifth anniversary and we had a big party at the Architonic Lounge and later at the SIDIspot. Thanks everybody who joined us.

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    The logical thought to create useful things

    Nora Schmidt

    05.01.2008

    For more than ten years the very successful design studio of Luke Pearson and Tom Lloyd has been located in one of Shoreditch's typical small alleys.

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    Design + Research + Industry

    Nora Schmidt

    04.01.2008

    The cooperation between BASF, industrial designer Konstantin Grcic and Italian furniture manufacturer Plank is a result of the Universal Days workshop.

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    The power of the empty space

    Nora Schmidt

    04.01.2008

    The younger generation of japanese architects, including Kengo Kuma, who was born in 1954, has taken a new directions, by using more natural materials.

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    A classic returns

    Nora Schmidt

    04.01.2008

    At that time the Casala furniture company, which was founded in 1917, was one of the leading manufacturers in Germany. New now is the product Casalino.

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    Brazilian Design

    Nora Schmidt

    04.01.2008

    Brazilian design can look back on a long history. And although it was initially strongly influenced by European design ideas, it has since developed.

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    Nosigner

    Nora Schmidt

    03.01.2008

    The 26-year old, who does not wish to reveal his real name, presented his poetic furniture and object designs at 100%Design under his 'Nosigner' label.

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    Bamboo 2.0

    Nora Schmidt

    03.01.2008

    Due to new processing methods bamboo materials, such as bamboo veneer or Plyboo (in other words bamboo plywood) have become important materials for the furniture industry. And the good thing is that it is now possible to overcome the musty colonial

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