Berlin hipster export
Designer Werner Aisslinger was responsible for the interior design of the new Stockholm hotel “Hobo”, set to open next week. He explained his concept on a car ride through Berlin.
Helmut Jahn and Yorgo Lykouria came to lever handle design without any preconceptions whatsoever: they freed their minds of the constraints of industrial production processes, which were characteristic of the tubular designs of Modernism in particular, an
d looked out for a form that, whilst it can be produced by machines, ergonomically corresponds to human gripping needs in a special way. The upshot is a formally distinctive lever handle re-interpretation that is a genuine innovation of the moulded-to-the