Design

Design

Sunne is a rechargeable lamp that mimics sunlight

Designed by Marjan van Aubel Studio, it is recharged by a sophisticated system of solar cells made by ECN.TNO.

The green turn of sportswear

From Kanye West’s Yeezy Foarm Runner to Stella McCartney’s mycelium collection, the new trend in sneakers and sportswear is eco-sustainable, and focuses on material innovation.

What is design? An attitude

The social role of designers is now under question: they must reinvent their sphere of expertise and create new relationships, says design critic Alice Rawsthorn.

Aldo Rossi’s Teatro del Mondo and the meaning of scale

Playing with both miniturisation and enlargement, from architecture to object and back again, Rossi’s work “questions the identity of size.”