Spatial Graphic Design

The new Studio Thonik

Nature: Technology’s Neverland

The relationship between nature and technology has always been polarized to the max – it’s an either or scenario that thinkers from both camps have tried to fuse.

Countryside, The Future – Rem Koolhaas’ Rural Sublime

"Omissions and simplification help us to understand..."


Long Reads

Spatial Graphic Design

The new Studio Thonik

Design agency thonik has reinvented itself. The development of a studio on the Wibautstraat in Amsterdam marks thonik’s first foray into three-dimensional design. The building is an eye catcher, manifesto, […]

Guillaume Désanges on art and racism in France

Guillaume Désanges is an independent curator and notably in charge of La Verrière, the exhibition space for contemporary art attached to Fondation d'entreprise Hermès in Brussels.

Guillaume has a reputation for putting on complex and difficult exhibitions packed with meaning and signification. In 2019 he started a series of cycles at the exhibition space, each one […]

VIRGIL ABLOH – Pinking Virgil: The B-side

Crass and commercial or millenial and revolutionizing?

Some call him crass and commercial, others see him more as the millennial Karl Lagerfeld, but whatever your viewpoint, Virgil Abloh has managed to revolutionize streetwear borrowing tactics and an […]

Research & Realities

Printing Microalgae

How sustainable is the colour dye in your top? Where did it come from and how long will its hue last in the wash before inevitably fading? We pick out colours for their shades and aesthetics, but it seems rare that we choose colours based on their pigment origins.

TotoMoxtle

Corn is one of the top three most-grown plants in the world, however its main purpose is not to supply food for people but to be used to make biofuels, […]

This is Copper

There is a problem within sustainable fuel industries whereby the main two factors that tend to effect change within them is either economic incentive or public perception. The difficulty is […]

Productivity

Jaime Hayon

“With my new design for Nodus, developed in collaboration with artisans in Afghanistan, I have explored the local folklore through the medium of tapestry. Inspired by the vibrant life of […]

From: hayonstudio.com

ARSTYL

The NMC company, a specialist in the extrusion of thermoplastic foam, unveiled its new product, ARSTYL® Wall Panels, for the first time at the Heimtextil international trade fair in Frankfurt […]

From: wallpanels.arstyl.com

Bardelli

Hand-painted double-fired ceramic tiles in a matte finish, the Colour Tiles collection comprises a decorative, modular graphical system made up of five decorative patterns that can be combined vertically or […]

From: scholtenbaijings.com

Bisazza

Enriching Bisazza’s range of tiles are new proposals and decorative designs by India Mahdavi comprising graphic elements and optical patterns. At the last Salone del Mobile in Milan, Bisazza presented […]

From: bisazza.com