Articles tagged Q&A

Retail

Uniqlo 5th Avenue gets a graphic grand statement

NEW YORK CITY – Dutch designer Sigrid Calon expands and abstracts Uniqlo’s logo into bold graphics for the new SuperGeometric collection and the Fifth Avenue store.

People

Our houses are becoming more hybrid, say Werner Aisslinger and Tina Bunyaprasit

FRANKFURT – ‘It’s funny that we use uncomfortable materials like marble tile in the room where you’re naked.’ Studio Aisslinger breaks down design barriers in the bathroom.

Frame 115

Five Days of Frame #115: Behind the scenes with the photographer of our Sabine Marcelis feature

ROTTERDAM – Photographer Floor Knaapen gives a behind-the-scenes exclusive from the Sabine Marcelis feature in our newly released March/April issue.

Frame 115

Five Days of Frame #115: Q&A with Penda’s Chris Precht

BEIJING – Web-exclusive: we hear more from the man who led the design of the Hongkun Art Auditorium, featured in our March/April issue.

Portrait

Artist Satorua Aoyama stretches the limits of expression through embroidery

TOKYO – Where They Create: Japan, photographer Paul Barbera's new book, invites readers inside the studios of Japanese creatives. Here, we meet embroidery artist Satorua Aoyama.

Book

Exploring Japanese creativity through the lens of photographer Paul Barbera

NEW YORK – Where They Create: Japan offers insight into the environments and working processes of the most creative minds in Japan. We caught up with the man behind the photos – Paul Barbera – …

Acoustic

Interview with Sound Materials author: emphasising the importance of acoustics in spatial contexts

AMSTERDAM – Our latest book Sound Materials is released today. In this publication, the author Tyler Adams navigates the field of sound absorbing materials to present the definitive resource guide. …

Acoustic

Erwan Bouroullec discusses the importance of acoustic intimacy

PARIS – Tyler Adams, the author of our soon-to-be-released new book Sound Materials, caught up with Erwan Bouroullec recently to discuss how the designer approaches the matter of acoustics. …

Art

Sound artist Yuri Suzuki stresses the power of sound

LONDON – In tune with his urban surroundings, a London-based Japanese musician stresses the power of sound when we caught up with him for a chat.

Colour

Mathery Studio rolls out acting skills for Fiber Affair

With lint rollers either in hand or on the end of telescopic poles, New York-based Italian designer duo Erika Zorzi and Matteo Sangalli of Mathery Studio collect the colours of their clothes in a …

Book

Spaces for Innovation: get the low-down from the designers of our thought-provoking new book!

Barbara Iwanicka and Vincent Hammingh get quizzed about the processes behind the graphic design of the new book – Spaces for Innovation by Kursty Groves and Oliver Marlow – affectionately known …

Q&A

David Oakey translates biomimicry fascination into carpet innovation for Interface

Oakey’s fascination for the natural design principle, which, after reading what he believes must be more than 100 books about green design, has become the core of his work.