Best of #sofas
 

Best of #sofas

At exactly one week from the end of Salone del Mobile, let's talk about furniture again with our selection of 10 sofas. With some interesting experimental projects on the theme of sitting.

 

News

Workshop in México
 

Workshop in México

Inspired by the Hórreos, the typical Spanish granaries, Alejandro Guerrero and Andrea Soto designed the workshop of the ITESO University in Guadalajara, México: a fully removable piece with a wooden atmosphere and an exposed steel structure that tell us about a workshop space.

 

Architecture

Youthful Stories

#141 Domus exhibition Youthful Stories – Storie di Ventenni continues until April 30 at Spazio Domus. Among the other materials, the videos in which the ten designers on show tell their early years.

 

 

Video

Al Shaheed Park
 

Al Shaheed Park

Rampart gardens and geometrical green dunes weave paths and collective memories in the project lead by Ricardo Camacho and StroopLandscape that revamps a large part of the Green Belt in Kuwait City.

 

Reviews / Roberto Fabbri

Design exchange
 

Design exchange

#135 Laminam presents a new product developed in collaboration with Toto. Large-scale eco-friendly ceramic slabs with textures inspired by Japanese colours and culture. #salone2015

 

Video

A Matter of Perception: Products & Materials

#134 Amid the Baroque interiors of Palazzo Litta a series of exhibitions, including “Aesthetics of Misery”, by students of De Lucchi and Branzi, – and objects create a dialogue between the antique and the modern. #salone2015

 

Video

Wall Cloud
 

Wall Cloud

Creating an open space with floating walls and pillars Sasaki Architecture transforms the attic part of a former discotheque in Tokyo into a white wall cloud, deleting the oppressive feeling.

 

Architecture

EAA: Sancaklar Mosque
 

EAA: Sancaklar Mosque

With their project for the Sancaklar Mosque, Istanbul, Emre Arolat Architects aim to address the fundamental issues of designing a mosque by distancing itself from the current architectural discussions based on form and focusing solely on the essence of religious space.

 

Architecture

Dubai Art and Design

Amid the glittering stands of gold and crystal objects that seem keen to compete for the most boorish ostentation of wealth, some episodes speak a very different language and centre on women in the white Design Days tent.

 

Design / Maria Luisa Palumbo