Articles tagged Germany


Humans, come and say Hello, Robot

WEIL AM RHEIN – Delve into the world of robotics at the Vitra Design Museum with over 200 exhibits that analyse the role of robots in literature, society and our daily lives. 

Best Of

The best of IMM Cologne 2017

COLOGNE – The best of IMM considers what makes us feel most at home – whether at the office, in a concert hall, or out in the garden.


Simplicity marks Andrea Tognon's interior for the Jil Sander flagship in Berlin

BERLIN – Emulating the clean lines of Jil Sander fashions is the label’s new Berlin flagship, which is the work of Andrea Tognon Architecture. 


Drones take you inside Herzog and de Meuron’s long-awaited concert hall

HAMBURG – Tonight, the second largest city in Germany will celebrate the official opening of the Elbphilharmonie with a festival of classical music.


Modest materials generate a sensory experience at Frankfurter Buchmesse

FRANKFURT – By stacking simple plastic sheets, Civic and Matters formed an ever-changing landscape at Frankfurter Buchmesse’s Dutch-Flemish pavilion.


NPS Tchoban Voss thinks outside the box with scattered concrete frames

BERLIN – In Berlin's borough of Mitte, Ackerstrasse 29 stands out from the crowd as a residential building with a rather uncommon external appearance.


Uanmee awakens the overlooked category of home textiles

NEURENBERG – Bed-linen brand Uanmee fuses the worlds of sport and ready-to-wear with a digital aesthetic.  


The Invisible Party's tongue-in-cheek twists rejuvenate the luxury-hotel market

DÜSSELDORF – Designed by Dutch studio The Invisible Party, Hotel The Fritz marks a transformation from tradition to contemporary luxury. 


Stills & Strokes creates a fresh festive aesthetic at Bikini Berlin

BERLIN – Design duo Stills & Strokes toys with traditional holiday decoration tropes at Bikini Berlin with a pop art-inspired interactive installation.


Eco-inspired education centre by (se)arch splits into two child-friendly modules

TUBINGEN – Education is the flavour of the day for a small university town in south Germany, where a new education centre has been built just outside the medieval city.

Ace & Tate

Weiss-heiten distorts reality in a collaborative interior for Ace & Tate in Munich

MUNICH – Complete with optical illusions and retail theatre, Ace & Tate’s Munich store highlights the brand’s European reach. 


Rodolphe Parente and Benjamin Liatoud give a multi-brand concept store a multi-tone treatment

HAMBURG – A measured touch of flamboyance distinguishes the new Apropos concept store for men in Hamburg, designed by Paris studio Rodolphe Parente in collaboration with Benjamin Liatoud.