Currently on show as part of the INTERNI Hybrid Architecture and Design Exhibition for the Milan Design Week is the Pure Capsule Collection, a series of footwear designed by well known French architect Jean Nouvel for Ruco, the Italian shoe brand.
The latest in a series of collaborative projects between the iconic automobile firm of BMW and world renowned designers, is that with French designers Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec who created the Quiet Motion Installation for the 2013 Salone del Mobile.
Martone Cycling Company is a newly launched fashion and design-driven bike company founded by bike enthousiast Lorenzo Martone. Martone’s aim was to create a city bike that would look as good as it rides; a bold statement of personal style.
A collaboration between the German brand Classicon and London based designer Benjamin Hubert resulted in the Membrane armchair, which was recently launched at the 2013 Salone del Mobile in Milan. The lightweight, almost transparent chair goes against everything that we imagine a conventional chair should be with its solid mass and foam filled cushions.
Created by the London practice of Studio Weave, the Lullaby Machine fills a narrow space between London’s Great Ormond Street Hospital, well known for its treatment of children, and the adjacent Morgan Stanley Clinical Building.
The Frozen Fountain is a retail outlet and exhibition space which has been operating in its current location on Prinsengracht in Amsterdam for two decades. Under the management of co-owners Dick Dankers and Cok de Ruoy, the 10 room plus establishment has achieved an unprecedented reputation as a place to witness the latest design trends on the Dutch scene.
The Standard Sofa, designed by Francesco Binfare for Edra was presented at the 2013 Salone del Mobile in Milan. The dramatic form of the comfortable seating arrangement is the culmination of a 20 year project of typological and technological research which began after the introduction of the firm’s first flexible sofa...
The collaboration between Flos and Cypriot designer Michael Anastassiades resulted in an impressive collection of lights, debuted recently during the 2013 Salone del Mobile, Milan. A great deal of interest was generated by his creations inspired by the sights and sounds he had experienced throughout his life.
Recently previewed at the Salone del Mobile 2013 in Milan is Mate by Living Divani. Made of square tubular steel with an Epoxy Powder coating in black or white, it stands at a height of 1.95 m. and is formally classified as a Clothes Valet.
You have given me a great group of questions and this, not unlike the others, is a very hard question to answer. Each shoot has it’s challenges and excitements so it is hard to rank which ones would be the most challenging and which ones would be the most exciting.