Innesti/Grafting
 

Innesti/Grafting

Innesti/Grafting is the theme that Cino Zucchi has chosen to develop the direction suggested by Rem Koolhaas to the national pavilions at Venice Biennale.  

 

Architecture

Water Lamps
 

Water Lamps

Arturo Erbsman won the 2nd prize at Salone Satellite Award 2014 with Atoms, from the Water Lamps series, that exhibits water as a prime material in different variations of its existence.

 

Design

A2 Architects: Pulp Press

Pulp Press is a permanent site-specific artist-architect commission designed by A2 Architects for Kistefos Museum – one of Scandinavia’s largest parks of contemporary sculpture.

 

Architecture / John Gerrard

Nordic Impressions
 

Nordic Impressions

Hungarian designer András Kerékgyártó presented at Salone Satellite 2014 a collection that reflects the time he spent in Finland and the Scandinavian traditional simplicity in design.

 

Design

Yew Tree House
 

Yew Tree House

Jonathan Tuckey Design has remodeled a Grade II Listed cottage in Oxford with a new extension housing a kitchen and dining room.

 

Architecture / Dirk Lindner

Isabelle Cornaro

In her first solo exhibition in Belgium, the French artist Isabelle Cornaro is presenting new installations tailor-made to the spaces at M – Museum Leuven.

 

Art

Ivory: Lak Collection
 

Ivory: Lak Collection

Ivory presented at Milan Design Week Lak Collection, that reinterprets the travel trunk – the icon product of the brand – adding colour, new functionalities and new tailor-made details.

 

Design / Federica Raimondi

Hanna Emelie Ernsting
 

Hanna Emelie Ernsting

German-American designer Hanna Emelie Ernsting presented at Salone Satellite 2014 two playful products: the footstool Petstool and the armchair Red Riding Hood.

 

Design

Fetishism

Lidewij Edelkoort presented at the Fuorisalone Fetishism, an inspirational exhibition to express a newly emerging trend in design and culture.

 

Design

Jo Nagasaka: Take Kago
 

Jo Nagasaka: Take Kago

Jo Nagasaka, founder of Schemata Architects, designed for the Japanese furniture brand Ichiro a collection based on traditional japanese art and craft techniques.

 

Design / Hirotaka Hashimoto

From fridges to furniture
 

From fridges to furniture

For 15 years Ousmane MBaye repaired fridges in Dakar, Senegal. One day he made a chair out of recycled steel, the first of a series of furniture made of steel and recycled oil drums.

 

Design / Urban Nilmander   

The Elica ring

Elica presented at the Salone del Mobile new collection of cooker hoods and defines the areas of technological innovation with a project by stARTT architects.

 

Design / Gabriele Lungarella