Habitus recently partnered with I-Manifest and MINI to create a Micro-School of design in which high school-aged students would consider how architecture and design can bring awareness to future living habits.
Launched at this year’s Milan Furniture Fair, Kartell by Laufen is a complete bathroom collection developed under the art direction of award winning Milan based architects Ludovica+Roberto Palomba.
Antonio Citterio’s Grand Repos and Repos stand in the tradition of the classic lounge chair, but Citterio has developed the concept further to reach a new level.
Fiam Italia’s innovative skills with glass are probably best demonstrated by the Ghost chair designed by Cini Boeri and Tomu Katayanagi in 1987 and made from a single piece of toughened 12 millimetre-thick glass. Simple and incredibly engaging, it’s a design that has slipped through the decades without aging.
Finn Juhl once famously said: “One cannot create happiness with beautiful objects, but one can ruin quite a lot of happiness with bad ones. His work, which can still be found in production exemplified the kind of quality of craftsmanship and beauty that made Denmark a leader in modern home furnishing during the 1940s and 1950s.