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WACACO

Design | December 23, 2019

Founded in 2013, Wacaco is a startup company based in Hong Kong. Its registration precedes the Minipresso commercial launch. Originally started in 2012 as a personal project, in an effort to create a small, light and convenient handheld espresso machine, the Minipresso is now under production. Read more


Home Stories 100 Years, 20…

Design | December 21, 2019

Our homes are an expression of the way we live, they shape our everyday routines and fundamentally affect our well-being. With the major exhibition "Home Stories: 100 Years, 20 Visionary Interiors" the Vitra Design Museum aims to reopen the conversation about the contemporary private interior and its evolution. In a captivating narrative leading visitors backwards in time, the exhibition will highlight important societal, political, urban, and technical shifts that have shaped the design and the use of the Western interior over the last 100 years. From current issues facing the domestic domain - such as the efficient use of dwindling urban space to the blurring of work-life boundaries - the journey includes our fascination with loft-living in the 1970s, the shift from formal to informal dwelling in the 1960s, the rise of household appliances in the 1950s, and the introduction of open-space planning in the 1920s. Read more


TID Watches

Design | December 19, 2019

TID is a Stockholm based watch brand founded by Ola E. Bernestål, Petrus Palmér and design studio Form Us With Love's Jonas Pettersson and John Löfgren. TID is the Swedish word for "time", and accordingly, TID strives to offer iconic products with a real value over time. Read more


Loong Swim Club by X+LIVING

Design | December 11, 2019

The designer integrates the subsidiary functions of the project with main business and builds the project into a comprehensive space for swimming and sports education. Read more


Marjolein Delhaas

Design | December 8, 2019

Besides a beautiful new range of 2020 planners, Marjolein Delhaas launches collection 365, a range of products you can start using every day, and year-round. No dates, no limits, providing a basic functional layout for any sort of content or any way of use Read more


PUNKT.

Design | December 4, 2019

Headquartered in Switzerland, Punkt. was established by Petter Neby in 2008 with the idea of bringing a breath of fresh air into the consumer electronics market with outstanding, timeless products designed to do their job, without intruding on their owner's time and attention. Read more


Ocean Plastics

Design | November 15, 2019

It is estimated that in 2050 there will be more plastic than fish in the ocean. When a new generation of designers take on the problem of waste in the ocean they consider the possibilities and materials of the future. With the exhibition Ocean Plastics the Röhsska Museum highlights various conceptual design projects where design can be seen as the solution, rather than the problem. Read more


Lucy McRae: Body Architect

Design | November 8, 2019

How will technology transform the body? Lucy McRae - body architect, designer and science-fiction artist - contemplates this question through film and images in her exhibition at the National Gallery of Victoria. The first survey exhibition of McRae's provocative and beguiling work, Lucy McRae : Body Architect traverses the Australian artist-designer's numerous concerns - from art to commerce, science to popular culture - by showcasing her collaborations with brands, scientists and pop musicians alongside her creative research practice over the past thirteen years. Read more


Harber London

Design | November 1, 2019

We are a family run brand based in London with a genuine passion for handmade leather goods. We try obsessively to keep our designs as simple as possible, while ensuring that each product is truly remarkable and functional. Read more


Moving to Mars

Design | October 31, 2019

Following its blockbuster exhibition Stanley Kubrick, the Design Museum invites you to travel to Mars without leaving London - in a multi-sensory adventure for all ages. Read more


Cars: Accelerating The Modern World

Design | October 29, 2019

Over its short 130-year history, the car has become one of the most loved, contested and influential innovations in the world. It has revolutionised manufacturing, transformed how we move, forever changing our cities, environment and economies. 'Cars: Accelerating the Modern World' explores how the car as a driving force has accelerated the pace of change over the past century. Read more


Atrafloor

Design | October 28, 2019

The latest addition to Atrafloor's collection of fun, modern designs for floors is a set of striking patterns that put a twist on animal print trends. The colour-clashing designs break away from toned down neutrals to invite a more vibrant energy into interiors. Read more


Objects of Desire: Surrealism and…

Design | October 23, 2019

Surrealism was one of the most influential art movements of the twentieth century. Everyday objects played a central role in its dreamlike imagery: they were alienated, ironized, or combined to create curious hybrids. This led to the creation of numerous key works of modern art, from Marcel Duchamp's »Bicycle Wheel« (1913) to Salvador Dalí's »Lobster Telephone« (1936). In reverse, Surrealism also exerced a decisive influence on the evolution of design. On 28 September 2019 the Vitra Design Museum will open a major exhibition that offers a comprehensive look at the dialogue between Surrealism and design. Read more


UNDONE

Design | October 17, 2019

Made by the Swiss, used by the Italians and shared with the Germans, the California dial design; with its muddied military origins was conceived with one goal in mind, to aid WWII divers in referencing the time and 12 clock position without fail, coining the original name - the error-proof dial. Read more


Salone del Mobile.Milano Shanghai

Design | October 16, 2019

Salone del Mobile.Milano Shanghai is an international benchmark for creativity and design, and an unparalleled showcase for Made in Italy products and the Italian Way of Living in Shanghai. This is a "special" edition brought to the Chinese market by the international platform for furnishing that is the Salone del Mobile.Milano, showcasing a selection of top Italian companies, representing the pinnacle of Made in Italy and top quality manufacturing. Read more


Projects Watches

Design | October 15, 2019

Crossover BLACK is contemporary, yet has elegant hands that appear to be precariously balanced rotate around the dial. Crossover BLACK is a modern watch with tapered gray, white and yellow hands. Read more


Charlotte Perriand: Inventing a New…

Design | October 14, 2019

Twenty years after the death of Charlotte Perriand, the Fondation Louis Vuitton is celebrating the visionary creator with an exceptional exhibition. This event highlights the links between her design, architecture and artworks. For the first time since its opening in 2014, the Fondation Louise Vuitton is dedicating the entire Frank Gehry building to a single designer, Charlotte Perriand (1903-1999). Read more


INDEX Qatar

Design | October 13, 2019

INDEX Qatar is organized by dmg Doha and endorsed by the Qatar National Tourism Council. It will be open to the public from 22 October to 24 October from 12:00pm - 10:00pm at Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre. Read more


After the Wall: Design since…

Design | October 10, 2019

Thirty years after the historic fall of the Berlin Wall, the Vitra Design Museum presents »After the Wall: Design since 1989« at the Vitra Schaudepot. Organized on the occasion of the museum's own 30th anniversary, the exhibition charts design from the past three decades, examining how it has been shaped by broad technological, cultural, and socio-political shifts. The exhibition juxtaposes iconic product design and graphic design with works by leading furniture designers and retailers including Jasper Morrison, Philippe Starck, Hella Jongerius, Muji, and IKEA, as well as up-and-coming contemporary designers. Read more


LastSwab

Design | October 7, 2019

Every year, trillions of single-use plastic products are consumed and thrown away - often to end up in the ocean or in the belly of animals. Now, three Danish product designers want to revolutionize how we view products by making traditional single-use products reusable. And according to the entrepreneurial Danes, something as seemingly insignificant as cotton swabs will be the tip of the spear for opening people's ears. Read more


Ebanisteria Meccanica

Design | October 3, 2019

Albert Einstein said that everything should be made as simple as possible, but no more simplistic. Without disturbing one of the greatest physicists and philosophers of history, this sentence is perfect to convey the mission which the creations of "Ebanisteria Meccanica" come to life, a unique reality in the panorama of style and the made in Italy craftsmanship, where objects takes shape with a new and original design. Read more


Dutch Design Week Eindhoven

Design | September 29, 2019

In October of each year, Dutch Design Week (DDW) takes place in Eindhoven. The biggest design event in Northern Europe presents work and ideas of more than 2600 designers to more than 350,000 visitors from home and abroad. In more than 110 locations across the city, DDW organizes and facilitates exhibitions, lectures, prize ceremonies, networking events, debates and festivities. Read more


Amsterdam Light Festival

Design | September 26, 2019

Disturbance lies at the heart of the exhibition of the Amsterdam Light Festival.Designers were challenged to test Amsterdam in alignment with this year's theme. Read more


GEJST

Design | September 18, 2019

Gejst was founded with a passion for making attractive, sustainable design that will last the test of time. Gejst means excitement and enthusiasm in English. From the start, the goal of the company has been to challenge traditional approaches to design to make a collection full of bold and playful objects. Read more


100% Design

Design | August 29, 2019

2019 marks the 25th anniversary of 100% Design, UK's leading design trade event: it will present more than 400 exhibitors showcasing the latest design products. Read more


beroep|tech

Design | August 23, 2019

Founded in 2014 by Akiko Kato, who studied Product Design at Parsons School of Design in New York, beroep|tech is a design label specializing in minimalism and Read more


ardeola

Design | August 17, 2019

Ercsényi Miklós has launched ardeola in 2014. Ardeola designs, manufactures and sells home decoration items and furniture pieces. Read more


Vienna Design Week

Design | August 6, 2019

VIENNA DESIGN WEEK interlinks the entire city and its design potentials. From 27 September to 6 October 2019, Vienna will once more become a "City Full of Design". Read more