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

Foscarini - DAMN° Magazine

Foscarini

White Noise is the latest lamp created by the Diesel Creative Team, turned into reality through its collaboration with Foscarini. It is also the first LED lamp for the Diesel […]

Danese Milano - DAMN° Magazine

Danese Milano

The Decomposè Light is designed by atelier oï. Besides a floor-standing version, the fixture is also available in the form of a table lamp or a suspension lamp.

Artemide - DAMN° Magazine

Artemide

The Grafa system, designed by French architecture firm Wilmotte Associés for Artemide, received the prestigious iF Design Award 2016 in the Products category. “Grafa is the simplest form of an […]

Lumen Center Italia - DAMN° Magazine

Lumen Center Italia

Omega LED, being introduced at Light + Building 2016, is a re-edition of Gilles Derain’s table lamp designed in 1983: an essential arc in white or black aluminium. Already innovative […]