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GOTHIC CHAIRS & JOB OFFICE CABINET * STUDIO JOB

  From Studio Job, a plastic 16th-century neo-Gothic chair and an archetypal office cabinet with an enormous polished bronze key. the ‘job cabinet’ is the first product for ‘job office’, a new collection designed by the antwerp-based studio job (nynke tynagel … Continue reading

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Milano Design Week 2011

Salone Internazionale del Mobile: 12-17 April 2011 – Milan, Italy. International Furnishing, Accessories Exhibition, Euroluce, International Lighting Exhibition, SaloneUfficio, International Workspace Exhibition. I Saloni will celebrate their 50th birthday next April. A milestone anniversary that will be celebrated in the … Continue reading

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TORTONA DESIGN WEEK 2011

The circuit.  The brand.  The communication.  The content. TORTONA DESIGN WEEK 2011 . Opening: 12-Apr-2011Closing: 17-Apr-201 The circuit.   The Tortona Design Week, an idea by the cultural association Tortona Area Lab, aims to promote and coordinate exhibition and cultural initiatives … Continue reading

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Light, Color and Nature’s Play *Tord Boontje

Spring is in the not so far off distance There is no better artist to celebrate the coming of spring than Tord Boontje , the Dutch-born London-based designer who creates highly detailed glassware, lighting and furniture that all reflect the playful … Continue reading

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Natural Indigo * Osko+Deichmann

Natural Indigo inspired by anti-fly-poster-coating Osko+Deichmann is prsenting “Natural Indigo”, an exhibition at Gallery S. Bensimon in Paris. The Inspiration for this series of 19 vases, accessories and lights derives from a phenomenon the designers have noticed in Paris and … Continue reading

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HOOPERS ISLAND RESIDENCE BY DAVID JAMESON ARCHITECT

This 2,200 square-foot residence is located on a Chesapeake Bay barrier island near the Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge, an estuarine marshland ecosystem, and an important stop along the Atlantic Flyway. David Jameson Architect designed three structures to accomodate the clients … Continue reading

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Scholarship * Lars Englund

The board of The Visual Arts Fund have granted the artist Lars Englund this years big scholarship of SEK 300.000. Lars Englund builds his objects from equable parts that are connected to make up complex undulating shapes or spheres. The experimental … Continue reading

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