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New book alert: One Artist, One Material

Amsterdam – Our newest book explores our creative relationship to the material world in a digital age where sustainability issues also impact artistic practice.

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Atelier van Berlo breathes new life into an old Philips building

Eindhoven – The Van Berlo Design Agency makes its home inside the Innovation Powerhouse, a new office building born out of the skeleton of a Philips power plant.

Billboard: LEEDLeaf - US Green Building Council
Billboard: LEEDLeaf - US Green Building Council
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How edible capsules can fight waste, but also elevate the dining experience

Lausanne – Bastien Chevrier responded to the latest Frame Challenge by enclosing food in a thin protein bubble, making cardboard containers and plastic film superfluous.

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This is not where you’d expect to eat some Sichuan hot pot

Guangzhou – In Hi, Miss Rong the team behind Infinity Mind defy material expectations for a Chinese folk-food restaurant.

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Frame Awards jury member Anny Wang wonders how retail spaces can cheat trends

Copenhagen – As sustainable concepts and technologies in develop, the Swedish designer questions the future of physicality for design objects.

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Libby Sellers hopes women in design won't have to ask ‘Are we there yet?’

London – Libby Sellers, one of our Frame Awards jury members, pushes forward the conversation about gender parity in design.

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Bogotá has new airport lounges designed for Colombia’s future

Bogotá – The new VIP lounges for flag carrier Avianca, conceived by Barcelona-based Francesc Rifé Studio, reflect Colombia’s growing emotional and economic connection to …

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Sorry, Wes Anderson: Nicolas Winding Refn is hospitality’s new design muse

Guadalajara – For a new nightclub in Guadalajara, designer Juan Carlos Pulido looked to the dark universes of the Danish director for inspiration.

Billboard: LEEDLeaf - US Green Building Council
Billboard: LEEDLeaf - US Green Building Council
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The China International Furniture Fair hits an all-time high

Shanghai – With the theme Example of Global Home Life, the attendance at the 42nd edition of the CIFF in Shanghai is up 37 per cent compared to last year.

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New book alert: Can art aid in resolving conflicts?

Amsterdam – Our newest book has more than 100 painters, sculptors, musicians, poets, dancers, architects and curators answer a key question: Can art be of help in times of …

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Proof of the Sum found a formula to happily fit 600 employees in 200 workstations

Alkmaar, Netherlands – In a Dutch city better known for its medieval architecture, a renovated municipality building jumps to the forefront of innovative workspaces.

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Capsule hotels are gaining ground in Asia and beyond

From a no-frills cell to colour-controlled surroundings, capsule hotels cater to guests in Japan and beyond.