The design process for Magy Apartment in Shanghai perfectly embodies the power of words. The brief followed Karel Teige’s proposal that ‘a minimum dwelling could only exist with its connection with public facilities’ from his book Minimum Dwelling, 1932.
These are names you would have heard and furniture pieces you’ve no doubt seen before because these 20th century female designers crafted pieces that are still in production and remain effortlessly modern today.
Fifty galleries and Curios exhibited at Design Miami with a dynamic representation of furniture, art and object in response to the theme ‘The Golden Age: Looking to the Future’. Elana Castle shares a rundown of the event and three trends that emerged.
At imm cologne 2020 Italian design brand, Cassina, unveiled its first collection of outdoor furniture, with designs from Rodolfo Dordoni, Philippe Starck, and Patricia Urquiola.
In a new book that surveys the contribution of female architects from the 20th century through to the present day, author Jane Hall has amassed more than 180 awe-inspiring projects.