Design

The Novartis Underground Bike Garage is Defined by Wheels of Light

The Novartis Underground Bike Garage is Defined by Wheels of Light

Licht Kunst Licht illuminates an underground bike garage with wheel-inspired fixtures, transforming it into an inviting home for 800 bicycles.

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22 days ago

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Vancouver’s ANDlight Is Now a Permanent Fixture in the Lighting Industry

Vancouver’s ANDlight Is Now a Permanent Fixture in the Lighting Industry

In just a few short years, ANDlight has made a lasting impression in a rapidly evolving industry.

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23 days ago

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Deep Blue is Emerging as Design’s Go-to Hue

Deep Blue is Emerging as Design’s Go-to Hue

From daybeds to chairs to full collections, deep blue furniture was spotted everywhere at Salone del Mobile 2018. Here are six pieces that use indigo to contemplative, introspective effect.

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28 days ago

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These Indoor Plant Lights Elegantly Sustain Greenery

These Indoor Plant Lights Elegantly Sustain Greenery

Peek inside the growing trend of luminaires designed to support flora with indoor plant lights designed by Nui Studio, Álvaro Goula and Pablo Figuera, Artemide and Glimakra.

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30 days ago

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At 25, the Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition Celebrates Stoneware’s Evolution

At 25, the Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition Celebrates Stoneware’s Evolution

Italian tile is highly prized – and, as the 2018 Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition proves, it’s ever-evolving, too. Here’s a glimpse at the winning projects.

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30 days ago

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3 Classic Furniture Pieces Making a Major Comeback

3 Classic Furniture Pieces Making a Major Comeback

A healthy number of historic furniture pieces are being reissued anew, as seen at many Salone del Mobile booths in May. These three pieces, by Paolo Piva, Carlo Mollino and Frank Lloyd Wright, have us transfixed.

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August 17, 2018

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Tijs Gilde’s Colourful Gravel Collection Taps into Silica’s Harsh Texture

Tijs Gilde’s Colourful Gravel Collection Taps into Silica’s Harsh Texture

Tijs Gilde’s Gravel collection, a line of silica furnishings the designer unveiled at SaloneSatellite 2018, epitomize beauty in the rough.

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August 15, 2018

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The Vein Glorious Return of Marble Furniture

The Vein Glorious Return of Marble Furniture

Move over, quartz: As seen at Salone del Mobile 2018, marble – the OG stone – is back.

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August 13, 2018

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The 2018 LAMP Finalists Are Bright, Brilliant and Balanced

The 2018 LAMP Finalists Are Bright, Brilliant and Balanced

The Lighting Architecture Movement Project competition collects some of the lighting world’s boldest designs. During IDS Vancouver, the 2018 LAMP Finalists will be unveiled – and here is a glimpse at the shortlisted designs.

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August 9, 2018

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Person, Place, Thing: Three Rising African Design Talents

Person, Place, Thing: Three Rising African Design Talents

From furniture showrooms to architecture circles, African design from the sub-Saharan region is asserting its creative prowess.

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August 8, 2018

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