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3 Innovative Desk Systems from Orgatec

3 Innovative Desk Systems from Orgatec

Office workspace options abound at Orgatec, the biennial contract furniture fair on now in Cologne, Germany. Here we explore three new desk systems – by Fantoni, Haworth and Koleksiyon – that exemplify the changing ways we work.

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8 Wallcoverings That Wow

8 Wallcoverings That Wow

From subtle grass cloth to papers bursting with graphics, this selection of wall coverings by Flavor Paper, Rollout, NLXL and more will inspire everyone from the minimalist to the pop art lover.

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The Eiffel Tower Unveils First-Floor Revamp

The Eiffel Tower Unveils First-Floor Revamp

Paris firm Moatti Rivière refashions three pavilions, and adds interactive exhibits and sustainable features to improve the workings of the Eiffel Tower’s first floor without marring its iconic looks.

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Liyuan Library by Li Xiaodong Wins Moriyama RAIC International Prize

Liyuan Library by Li Xiaodong Wins Moriyama RAIC International Prize

This past weekend, on Raymond Moriyama’s 85th birthday, the celebrated architect introduced the winner of the inaugural $100,000 prize established with hopes of elevating Canada’s — and the world’s — architectural aspirations.

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Interiors

Zen and the Art of Retail: 5 Lovely Interiors in Japan

Zen and the Art of Retail: 5 Lovely Interiors in Japan

Together, these retail interiors – from a clothing store by Nendo to a sake shop by Kengo Kuma – illustrate the timeless and ethereal quality of design in Japan.

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A Stockholm Restaurant’s True Colours

A Stockholm Restaurant’s True Colours

Finefood, designed by Note, serves up everything from coffee to dinner in a calming pastel eatery inspired by photographs of America’s Death Valley.

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Moroso Makes a Table for Marina Abramović

Moroso Makes a Table for Marina Abramović

Daniel Libeskind’s limited edition table-and-chair for the Italian brand is inspired by Counting the Rice, Marina Abramović’s endurance performance project where participants sort grains of rice from lentils for six hours straight.

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Capturing an Urban Soundscape in England

Capturing an Urban Soundscape in England

In NewcastleGateshead, artist Dominic Wilcox has installed his Binaudios so listeners can hear the sounds of the city – present and past.

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