Hope on the Hemline

Words by Sara Kaufman

The Loose-Fitting Suit of Architecture, David Chipperfield

Words by Will Wiles

The Great Rewilding

Words by Ewan McEoin


Long Reads

A Hustle on the Catwalk

Gus Van Sant

Since the late 80s Gus Van Sant has been directing movies that have resulted in cult classics and box-office pullers. A film is a film for him regardless of the […]

Invisible Depot to be Seen

Words by Dawn Hung

“Many museums are very preachy,” says Winy Maas, principal architect and co-founder of MVRDV. “That is what we tried to avoid.” The studio’s latest project is the world’s first publicly […]

Happiness Index 4.14

10 Years Later... Alice Wong

Ten years ago, information and story designer Alice Wong graduated from design school in Hong Kong with Happiness Index 4.14, a book about happiness. Her project was a response to […]

Research & Realities

THE R’s—REASEARCH AND REALITIES, Benjamin McMillan

BIO: Benjamin McMillan is a recent graduate of the graphic design department at ArtEZ Arnhem, the Netherlands. His current work investigates the intersection between machine-minds and design. PROJECT: Full Auto […]

IT’S A BEAUTIFUL LIFE

Hans Lensvelt gives good anecdote, after all this is the man who gave the go ahead for the special edition Torture Chair. It’s probably why he is working on a book to preserve and share his memories.

Tools of Invention

Rather than seeing digital and analogue productions methods as opposites, the research behind the works design duo Janne Schimmel and Moreno Schweikle created for their exhibition A Tree Full of Splinters asks us to consider what a ‘real’ material 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 […]