Interviews - Domus
 

Architecture in 13 cm

Giulio Iacchetti tells us about his latest challenge: as artistic director of dnd by Martinelli handles. From the firm’s new coordinated image designed by Leonardo Sonnoli to the involvement of five Italian architecture firms. With openness and pragmatism as key concepts.

 

Design

 

Paul Smith and the octopus

At Pitti Uomo, we met the eclectic British designer who started his career with a 3-square-metre shop in Nottingham and now heads a global fashion brand distributed in 74 countries. Paul Smith continues to amaze with his unique ability to anticipate trends and movements, and not just in fashion.

 

Design / la redazione di Domusweb

Interview with Bijoy Jain

Bijoy Jain, architect and artist, told us about his idea of the relationship between architecture and art, craftmanship, ceremony and how Studio Mumbai is now working.

 

Architecture / la redazione di Domusweb

 

D. F. Kéré’s tree

We interviewed Diébédo Francis Kéré on the occasion of his talk during Milano Arch Week: is furthermore evident that sustainability is the idea at the centre of his practice.

 

Architecture / Riccarda Mandrini

 

We and Earth

“A product which people cannot make a living is not a good product, a product which become waste has a quality problem”, says Michael Braungart, the author of the seminal book Cradle to Cradle on sustainable design.

 

Design / Maria Luisa Palumbo

The Magical World of Cecilia Alemani

Curator of the Italian Pavilion for the 57th Venice Biennale, Alemani talks about how she conceived the exhibition featuring works by Giorgio Andreotta Calò, Roberto Cuoghi and Adelita Husni-Bey.

 

Art / la redazione di Domusweb