A breath of fresh air
 

A breath of fresh air

Danh Vo has arranged a special collection of artefacts in the Danish Pavilion at the Biennale,  and injected a breath of fresh air into the medley.

 

Art / Francesco Garutti

House with four houses
 

House with four houses

Four wooden volumes organized around a central, transparent core, define the shape of this holyday house in the north of Portugal, conceived by PROD architecture & design for a family of four.

 

Architecture

Re-programmed Art

Art re-programmed: an open manifesto is a research-action project that examines the introduction into the artistic sphere of methods and approaches related to open-source software and hardware and open design. It's on view at the Centre Pasqu’Art at Biel-Bienne until June 14th.

 

Art / Angela Vettese

Rakafot School
 

Rakafot School

Knafo Klimor Architects completed near Haifa a school composed by three volumes organized along a main liner route and surrounded by a landscape, designed by BO-Landscape Architects, that incorporates nature’s softness and diversity within the structures.

 

Architecture

What design can do 2015
 

What design can do 2015

The eclectic programmes of the Dutch festival’s 5th edition brought together people like Cameron Sinclair, an architect who has spent decades developing living solutions for emergency contexts, and unbridled designers such as Bompas & Parr.

 

Design / Nicola Bozzi

All the World’s Futures

Okwui Enwezor, curator of the 56th venice Art Biennale, with his show outlines a proposal – that we should remaining vigilant and continue to probe in order to understand, identify the fundamentals and use them as the basis for our reasoning once more.

 

Art / Gabi Scardi

La Grande Passerelle
 

La Grande Passerelle

With their project for La Grande Passerelle, the new Saint Malo cultural centre, Architecture-Studio want to express the metaphor of openness, a gesture inspired by the proximity of the seashore and the wish to establish a continuity between the built structures and the geometry of the exterior areas.

 

Architecture

Injecting soul into devices
 

Injecting soul into devices

To illustrate the complexity of the kitchen, Germano Celant and Silvana Annicchiarico, curator and director of the 8th Triennale Design Museum, opted for an angle that exemplifies the transformation from the artisanal kitchen to the industrialised one: the universe of electric appliances.

 

Design / Domitilla Dardi

Spalletti’s Suspended Hour

The close dialogue developed by Ettore Spalletti with the Palazzo Cini in Venice makes him one of today’s most poetic and classical contemporary artists.

 

Art / Elisabetta Longari