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Innovation Factory

Innovation Factory
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Warehouse with luxury apartments

Warehouse with luxury apartments
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News & Stories | Salone del Mobile 2011 – supported by Villeroy & Boch Tiles

Fiori di Fuori

by Daniel von Bernstorff

Fiori di Fuori
Anyone who digressed from the well-trodden design paths at this year’s Salone in Milan could occasionally experience startling encounters. A small, subjective selection.

Architecture

Unifying Art and Urban Living

Unifying Art and Urban Living
The UNStudio design for an existing loft located in Greenwich Village in Manhattan explores the interaction between a gallery and living space. The main walls in the loft flow through the space, and together with articulated ceilings create hybrid conditions in which exhibition areas merge into living areas.

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Come to table

Come to table
Be it outside in the balmy summer air under the large "table" outside the Schirn, or inside enjoying a coffee at one of the small tables with the latest chair designs by Nitzan Cohen and Stefan Diez, or even at the terrazzo bar, or having a meal in a large group, like knights - at the large round table beneath the massive canopy. "Table" offers it all.

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How, one fine morning in April, I discovered the 100% café

by Claudia Beckmann

How, one fine morning in April, I discovered the 100% café
While it was quite by chance that Haruki Murakami came upon the 100% perfect girl one morning, finding the perfect café in Frankfurt will soon be a reality. This is because very shortly, the café at the Schirn Kunsthalle will shine out in new splendour - and boast a completely new hospitality concept.

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White Cube?

White Cube?
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Nordic by nature

Nordic by nature
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People should feel at home in my buildings
At present, the London Design Museum is holding a retrospective on the works of John Pawson. Alexander Menden met the British architect and talked with him about the difference between "building" and "architecture", fleeting ideal states and his failed attempt to become a Buddhist monk.
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Indian Art in London

by Daniel von Bernstorff

Indian Art in London
The new show of the Saatchi Gallery in London which has just opened is "The Empire strikes back - Indian Art today" presents young art from India, once a British Crown Colony and today the world's largest democracy.
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Floors that mean the world

by Daniel von Bernstorff

Floors that mean the world
The Danish Dinesen company produces what are probably the world's most extraordinary wooden floors. Recent examples of Dinesen floors can been seen at the Saatchi Gallery in London, at the newly opened Museum Brandhorst in Munich and the ‘Table' restaurant in the Schirn art gallery in Frankfurt.