Throughout its history, the glassmaker-myth, which reinvented Murano craftsmanship in terms of modern living, has collaborated with famous names in design and also figures in 007. An exhibition celebrates it.
Sgarsul, Gae Aulenti’s debut as a designer
Exactly fifty years ago, at the height of the economic boom, Aulenti designed an armchair that well represents her approach based on a creative dialogue with the past.
Fashion week never had a Fuorisalone. But something is shifting, and this September in Milan, fashion opened up to the city like never before. Meanwhile, Bottega Veneta engages Gaetano Pesce and Gucci shows only twins.
Next to the design icons, the Memphis catalogue also featured ties, which in the Eighties Domus recommended to its readers. Among others, they struck Righeira, the Italo pop duo famous for its avant-garde aesthetic and conceptual choices.
The Shakers are on the verge of extinction, but their legacy never seems to have been so fertile. From Raf Simons’ latest project to the tribute collections of recent years, the iconic frugality of the American sect continues to inspire the world of design.
The French designer Marc Ferrand together with Bottega Ghianda created a bookcase that takes various shapes in space, using a simple extruded brass cross that connects the joists.
Balance, pure color and shape are the main characteristics of the six limited edition lamps designed by the duo Andrea Trimarchi and Simone Farresin for the historic French company, taking inspiration from Henri Matisse’s découpage.
Packed with creative features aimed more at photography connoisseurs than digital creators, the new X80 pro camera, co-engineered by vivo and Zeiss, brings fresh air into an otherwise stale segment.
IFA is back: once the must-attend event for tech giants, it is now a reflection of a world that the pandemic has changed in ways we didn’t expect.
Crocs, Suicoke, Birkenstock and all the others: with or without socks, open shoes have been the must-have of the summer. A trend that brings together design audacity and tradition, but also the memetic of fashion.
For his first collaboration with the US company, the Italian designer and architect has created a collection of chairs with clear references to the classicism of Greek furniture, restoring modernity and lightness.