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Certainly extravagant
Certainly extravagant
by Martina Metzner | 28 agosto 2015

Best to protect your head from the sun by donning a hat. We have selected a few examples for you that make certain you’ll look stylish in the city or on the beach.

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Barca a motore:  Riva’s Aquarama
Barca a motore:
Riva’s Aquarama
by Thomas Wagner | 26 agosto 2015

They were the classic toys of members of high society and the jet set. Riva models such as the Aquarama can hardly be topped in the eleganza rankings.

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Flynn  Talbot
Flynn
Talbot
24 agosto 2015

: copies the moon and seeks to change space with his luminaires

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Antoine the rock
Antoine the rock
by Adeline Seidel | 21 agosto 2015

The Swiss are masters of deception when it comes to money, bunkers or shelters – like those by Bureau A.

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La macchina da corsa:  MV Agusta Tre
La macchina da corsa:
MV Agusta Tre
by Thomas Wagner | 19 agosto 2015

There are many racing motorcycles around. One of the most beautiful and the most successful of all time is the “MV Agusta Tre”.

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On concrete, books, and sand
On concrete, books, and sand
by Adeline Seidel | 17 agosto 2015

If your skin is in danger of getting a little pink from too much sun, then this beachside library offers ideal shade.

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Sandra Doeller
Sandra Doeller
14 agosto 2015

: is mad about typography and puts the Frankfurt in-crowd on paper

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Bisiluro:  Carlo Mollino and the Damolnar
Bisiluro:
Carlo Mollino and the Damolnar
by Thomas Wagner | 12 agosto 2015

A streamlined racing car that resembles a bullet. Carlo Mollino knew like no other how to blend technology and poetry.

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Under a single roof
Under a single roof
by Adeline Seidel | 10 agosto 2015

Sauerbruch Hutton have designed an open “Forum” for the Hager Group – in Obernai in the Alsace. It persuasively embodies the company’s brand values.

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Charming, Shady, Airy
Charming, Shady, Airy
by Martina Metzner | 7 agosto 2015

Hades and sails protect you against too much sun and make summery life outdoors pleasant. A selection of well-designed examples that also score high in practical and technical terms.

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Distribuzione Desmodromica:  Ducati 750 Supersport Desmo
Distribuzione Desmodromica:
Ducati 750 Supersport Desmo
by Thomas Wagner | 5 agosto 2015

The engine in the Ducati“750 Supersport Desmo” from 1974 with its desmodromic valve control is considered one of the most beautiful and sophisticated engines of all times.

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Carlo Urbinati
Carlo Urbinati
31 luglio 2015

It’s hardly surprising that Carlo Urbinati has chosen an article on a light bulb. But we wouldn’t have guessed that the modest founder of Foscarini is fascinated by as iridescent a figure as Carlo Mollino.

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Inga Sempé
Inga Sempé
29 luglio 2015

We certainly didn’t imagine that designer Inga Sempé has a soft spot for gas stations and autos.

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Gunter Fleitz
Gunter Fleitz
29 luglio 2015

Architect Gunter Fleitz likes saunas that are different, meaning not like typical saunas. Otherwise it is mainly architecture that sets him clicking or browsing.

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Stefan Diez
Stefan Diez
29 luglio 2015

Space travel, Grcic, an all-round chair, new materials, a portrait and a giant mushroom: Stefan Diez selected not one, but six favorites.

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What’s up pussycat?
What’s up pussycat?
by Martina Metzner | 28 luglio 2015

Sunglasses obviously aren’t just about protecting your eyes. Models à l’extrême always guarantee you a cool place in the summer shades stakes.

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Vettura sportiva:  Lamborghini and the Miura
Vettura sportiva:
Lamborghini and the Miura
by Thomas Wagner | 24 luglio 2015

Low, compact and very fast: In the Lamborghini “Miura” with its transversely mounted V12, the automotive fighting bull is comparatively gentle.

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Girard meets Eames
Girard meets Eames
by Andreas Kühnlein | 23 luglio 2015

Alexander Girard and Charles Eames shared a close friendship, which proved highly productive in creative terms. Works by both designers can now be found in Vitra’s “Home Complements” – and this reunion is anything but a chance encounter.

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#Architecture  for Instagram
#Architecture
for Instagram
by Adeline Seidel | 22 luglio 2015

Backdrop, sculpture or theme world? Temporary architectures in the social media age reveal more than one might at first think: an architecture analysis using Instagram.

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Working in the park
Working in the park
by Adeline Seidel | 21 luglio 2015

Summer, sun, sunburn – not for us. After all, there are places and products that provide pleasantly refreshing shade. An office in the park, for instance.

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La motoretta: The Vespa by Piaggio
La motoretta: The Vespa by Piaggio
by Thomas Wagner | 17 luglio 2015

Sun, air, love – and a “Vespa”. Mobility can’t get any more Italian and folksy than that. The little “Wasp” has long since become mythical.

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Out on  the roof, too
Out on
the roof, too
by Martina Metzner | 15 luglio 2015

Product Design students of École Cantonale d’Art de Lausanne had a go at outfitting “Appartement 50” in Marseille’s “Cité Radieuse”. The result is an homage to Le Corbusier that uses plenty of color and adaptable furniture.

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Coconut fiber string in Singapore, steel caps in Paris
Coconut fiber string in
Singapore, steel caps in Paris
by Esther Schulze-Tsatsas | 14 luglio 2015

A global and forever recognizable brand combined with local architectural references. So how does that work? Cosmetics brand Aesop shows how – in its stores.

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Erik Olovsson
Erik Olovsson
12 luglio 2015

: meditates every day, and designs furniture items as if they were 3D graphics

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Walnut doesn’t need the peeling treatment
Walnut doesn’t need the peeling treatment
by Esther Schulze-Tsatsas | 10 luglio 2015

Australian cosmetics brand Aesop’s concept centers on a mix of global and local elements for the interior design of its stores. In Frankfurt, it was Philipp Mainzer who designed the store.

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Berlinetta Aerodinamica Tecnica:  Alfa Romeo’s B.A.T. mobiles
Berlinetta Aerodinamica Tecnica:
Alfa Romeo’s B.A.T. mobiles
by Thomas Wagner | 9 luglio 2015

Are they really beautiful, the 1950s Alfa Romeo models known as “B.A.T.” for short? Spacey all three certainly are, even if Batman was not an Italian and is not called “pipistrello”.

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Pretty hot-wired
Pretty hot-wired
by Martina Metzner | 7 luglio 2015

They were all the rage in the 1950s, now they are back again: metal-wire structures, both stable and delicate in appearance. We have picked out several large and small tables for you.

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Architecture’s quaint qualifications
Architecture’s quaint qualifications
by Christian Holl | 3 luglio 2015

Those lamenting the fact that the introduction of the Bologna Reform has sounded the death knell of the good old German diploma certificate can rest assured. It is manifestly still going strong. Take the Half-Timbered Guide Certificate, for example, which was introduced in 2010. Germany’s veteran comedian institution Loriot would have gone to town on the oh-so-typical moniker of Half-Timbered Guide Certificate. Precisely because the matter is hardly wooden.

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The lighting system shows off the architectural elegance
The lighting system shows off the architectural elegance
2 luglio 2015

It is mostly architects and users who are asked their opinion on workspace design. So what does a property developer have to say about tenants’ requirements when it comes to their office premises? Ian Cartwright of Great Portland Estates has the answers.

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Macchina da scrivere:  Ettore Sottsass and Olivetti
Macchina da scrivere:
Ettore Sottsass and Olivetti
by Thomas Wagner | 1 luglio 2015

Typewriters are hybrids, combining elements of both tools and machines. As for their design, they remained as good as interchangeable for a long time. Ettore Sottsass put a stop to all that with his designs for Olivetti: the “Tekne” and “Praxis 48” models.

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Creativity beneath  a seam of light
Creativity beneath
a seam of light
29 giugno 2015

In Amsterdam “Office for Metropolitan Architecture” (OMA) has built the new G-Star RAW corporate headquarters. Part of the architectural design brief was to encourage creativity among its employees. So, 12 months after relocating to the new premises, have expectations been met? Adeline Seidel in conversation with architect Reinier de Graaf from OMA/AMO and Design Director Pieter Kool from G-Star RAW.

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Only the watercolors  burned to nothing
Only the watercolors
burned to nothing
29 giugno 2015

How to live in orbit? Adeline Seidel talked with Galina Balashova, the interior designer of the Russian space capsules, about green floors, blue ceilings and creating a sense of homeliness in space.

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Il motore a dodici cilindri:  Scuderia Ferrari and its 312
Il motore a dodici cilindri:
Scuderia Ferrari and its 312
by Thomas Wagner | 26 giugno 2015

The Futurists exalted it to the rank of a deity. And to this day the Italians are the unrivaled masters of making the most beautiful machines. Some have red heads and 12 cylinders.

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Expert hand, fresh mind
Expert hand, fresh mind
by Martina Metzner | 25 giugno 2015

Ever since 2012, the "Japan Creative" initiative has functioned as the interface between internationally active designers and traditional Japanese crafts workshops. Most recently, Stefan Diez took even the Japanese experts by surprise – with his version of bamboo furniture.

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A footwear store with a twist
A footwear store with a twist
by Adeline Seidel | 23 giugno 2015

Fancy a new pair of shoes to go with your design classic? No problem. On the Vitra Campus, architect Diébédo Francis Kéré has established a Camper pop-up store in a domed structure à la Buckminster Fuller.

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Macchina per il caffè:  La Cornuta“ by Giò Ponti for La Pavoni
Macchina per il caffè:
La Cornuta“ by Giò Ponti for La Pavoni
by Thomas Wagner | 20 giugno 2015

At the beginning of the 20th century the Futurists exalted it to the rank of a deity: la macchina. And to this day the Italians are the unrivaled masters of making the most beautiful machines.

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