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Kvadrat & New Museum

The New Museum in New York and design textile manufacturer Kvadrat announced a new three-year initiative which will support selected emerging artists in the production of new work, resulting in […]

Swedish luxury leather brand Elmo focuses on softness, quality and colour

Based in Svenljunga near Göteburg in Sweden, Elmo has been working in leather since 1931, first mainly producing belts, bags, shoes and saddles but nowadays more for high-end seating in planes, cars and furniture. DAMNº had an interesting talk with Elmo’s director of sales and marketing Ji...

Elegance in the bathroom, by Laufen

When in 1892 a couple of families in Laufen, Switzerland, decided to start a ceramics company, they could not imagine their brand would become a worldwide reference for elegant design, top notch quality and innovative functionality in all aspects of the bathroom. Laufen is moreover a trendsetter ...

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FORNASETTI

Last spring, Fornasetti presented an exhibition in the nave at Les Arts Décoratifs in Paris, with more than a thousand pieces, both historical and new creations for the table and for […]

Smeg 50s Retro Style collection

Together with Matteo Bazzicalupo and Raffaella Mangiarotti of deepdesign, Smeg delved into the not- too-distant past and re-emerged with sinuous lines and warm colours, put together with the latest technology. […]

From: Smeg

valerie_objects

valerie_objects is a newly presented collection initiated by Axel Van Den Bossche, Frank Lambert, and art director Veerle Wenes. With the mission of translating signature works into affordable design objects, […]

STEINBEISSER

Steinbeisser, founded by Martin Kullik and Jouw Wijnsma, is a creative studio that aims to challenge the contemporary eating culture. Having launched the initiative Experimental Gastronomy at the Lloyd Hotel […]

From: Steinbeisser

DAMNºmagazine #61

An open-minded view on the interchangeable worlds of design, architecture and art. Read more.

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