Articles tagged France

/

Openings: Retail destinations from Louis Vuitton, Celine, The Conran Shop, among others

Retail Openings is back with new store spaces from luxury fashion houses, furniture companies and lifestyle labels.

/

Two students of Paris’ ENSCI design a flexible furniture collection for the school

Paris – Winning a student-wide competition, younger designers Solène Jarroux and Jean-Christophe Devatine worked to develop chairs and tables with Maiori that now furnish the …

/

A Paris exhibition highlights fresh perspectives among France's design scene

Paris – Martial Marquet and Döppel Studio's Paris Design Week exhibition Fantasmagorie brought together 16 young designers with a new vision of French design.

/

Ann Demeulemeester wears a new hat, translating fashion design to homewares

Paris – Past fashion designer Ann Demeulemeester used her prowess in garment design techniques to create poetic collections of porcelain tableware and lamps with Serax.

/

Why is this Adidas basketball court so… erm… pretty? Is it the Paris effect?

Paris – At the Forum des Halles in Paris, Döppel Studio designed a basketball challenge installation for Adidas that also challenges the accepted aesthetics of the sport.

/

In Paris’ Station F, smart co-living design elevates the city’s tech start-up industry

Paris – Flatmates is a new Cutwork-designed co-living space that addresses the contemporary lifestyle shifts of the growing start-up community in the French capital.

/

Openings: From Tokyo to NYC, here are eight brand new must-see shops and cafés

Interested in updating your list of design inspiration destinations in your city guides? We’ve gathered a collection of not-to-miss spaces for you.

/

An interview with Carlos Cruz-Diez (1923-2019), in memory of the artist's colourful legacy

Paris – Cruz-Diez passed away at the age of 95 in Paris; in memory, Frame is sharing an archival interview with the Venezuelan artist about his prolific career. 

/

Design Parade pick: This Colombian designer highlights the other side of gold

Hyères – Simon Ballen Botero’s Suelo Orfebre, showcased at Design Parade, is a glassware project that combines post-colonial reckoning with embedded community research. 

/

A French duo brought the elegance of marble to a space made out of soap

Toulon – Zoù Maë, an installation mostly made out of Marseille soap, became the dual winner of this edition of this year’s Design Parade Toulon. Here’s why.

/

These French architects want you to be able to nap properly – anywhere

Toulon – Victoria Ayayi and Gabriel Vuillemin, the winners of our Eyes on Talents x Frame mention at this Design Parade Toulon, know how much effort it takes to do nothing.

/

Here are our top objects, spaces and places from this year’s Design Parade

Toulon – From a heartfelt statement against the blackboxing of home appliances to Pantone-defying shades of blue, here are our picks from this edition of Design Parade.