Articles tagged Germany

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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.

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How this flooring fair focuses on helping us feel – and live – better

Hannover – Domotex 2020's theme this year is Atmysphere, which invites exhibitors to present organic and sustainable flooring products that promote not just wellness, but wellbeing.

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An interview with Ingo Maurer (1932-2019), in memory of his luminous impact on design

Munich – In an interview for our book What I've Learned, Ingo Maurer recounted his journey and career as a designer. We publish it in memory of the creative, who passed away at the …

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At Berlin’s Futurium, maths + nature + tech = an entrancing exhibition space

Berlin – Art+Com Studios harnessed nature’s mathematical beauty and the power of augmented reality for an expansive biomimetic sculpture.

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This Berlin optical shop is authentic to its brand – and the neighbourhood it calls home

Berlin – Designed by Oskar Kohnen Studio, Lunettes Selection Charlottenburg ‘functions as an essay on vintage West Berlin retail interiors through a contemporary lens.’

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This Polish artist dances and draws in space using 10 kilometres of tape

Berlin – In Monika Grzymala’s crisply choreographed installations, adhesive tape becomes an explosively expressive medium.

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Love it or hate it, here’s why Virgil Abloh thinks his collaboration with Vitra is urgent

Weil am Rhein – Virgil Abloh’s key question behind his Vitra spin-off collaboration? ‘What is the future if designers aren’t brave enough to tackle new territory?’

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Why did a supermarket, a space associated with hygiene, go for black?

Cologne – For the Spanish supermarket Solera in Germany, Masquespacio wanted to reject any hint or stereotype remaining true and recognizable.

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A pharmacy in Berlin by Studio Aisslinger might be able to combat Doctor Google

Berlin – With the design of Apotheke in the German capital, Studio Aisslinger imagines the future pharmacy while humanizing technology.

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To Hella Jongerius, ‘our world suffers from colour anorexia’

Berlin – Cultural entrepreneur Hella Jongerius has learned to embrace the industry to bring more colour into the world. 

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Had glow-in-the-dark ceiling stars as a child? ASB’s Deep Lumen Cube is the grown-up version

Amsterdam – At Frame Lab 2019, the German company’s collaboration with Marc Gumpinger was installed to give visitors an illuminated, immersive experience.

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You're not seeing things: the new Moooi chandelier does look like a BMW headlight

Munich – A More Moooi Moments event will introduce the Dutch brand's latest eye-catcher: the Iconic Eyes luminaire, featuring occuli that resemble BMW headlights.