Consciousness by Erez Nevi Pana

While the designer's salt-encrusted stools go on show at New York's Friedman Benda gallery, Anna Sansom questions their ingenuity

BUILDING DIGNITY

Mass Design Group speaks to DAMNº about the future of African architecture

Art Brussels

This year's event reflected the huge growth of the contemporary art market in the last five decades


Company News

Kvadrat joins forces with Febrik

Kvadrat has acquired a majority stake in Dutch textile company Febrik.

First printed inflatable material by BMW and MIT’s Self-Assembly Lab

At The Future Starts Here, V&A Museum, London

MINI LIVING – Built by All

Retrospective: MINI LIVING at Salone Del Mobile in 2016 and 2017 

Productivity

Diesel Living at Fuorisalone 2017

For Fuorisalone 2017, Diesel Living presented a pop-up home, a residence for the entire range of Diesel Living products, reunited for the first time inside a newly transformed space.

Eternal by Silestone

Silestone, quartz surfaces for the interior, has presented Eternal, in a new range of colours that pays homage to exotic marbles and precious natural stone.

+STAGE units by Poggenpohl

Luxury kitchen manufacturer Poggenpohl has been honoured with the Red Dot Award for Product Design in 2017 and with the Good Design Award in 2016 for its +STAGE units.

Madera Meets Dekton by Daniel Germani

During Milan Design Week, Cosentino presented a project resulting from a collaboration with Riva1920, a company specialised in the production of solid wood furniture.