Research & Realities
DESIGN:What gets me going: Maarten Baas burns furniture (2)DAMn° Productivity: a round-up of new product designDisturbed Design: 5.5 redefines the boundaries of design (3)Meal Moves: the ekibenARCHITECTURE:On Track: High Line; [… ...
DESIGN:What gets me going: Noato Fukasawa’s design behaviour (3)Design_Matrix: Vogt+Weizenegger’s exhibition at the MARTa, HerfordDoctor Plastic: industrial designer Claus MølgardA DAMn° view on last year’s prod ...
DESIGN:What gets me going: Tokujin Yoshioka (2)Tasty: fast-food culture exhibition at the Design Museum, ZurichHouse of Charm: the expansion of Poltrona Frau’s design empireOn and Beyond the Brink: DesignEDGE O5 […]
DESIGN:Stand and Deliver: Established & Sons, the UK’s latest design company (2)Profession: SCUM: the work of Jerszy Seymour (3)The Medium is the Matter: Lisbon’s ExperimentaDesign 2005Turning the World Inside Out: [… ...
ART:Brass Bands, Bush & Bats: Jeremy Deller wins the Turner Prize 2004, the UK’s biggest art prize (2)Freeze! You Sucker!: Art Basel Miami Beach shows how contemporary art fits in […]
ARTGuerillas in the Mist: round-up of the 51st Venice Art BiennialSpace Search: Honoré d’O and the evolution of Belgium’s official representation in Venice (cover)Orgy of the Ordinary: Jeremy Deller and […]
GROUND CONTROL / RICHARD MOSSEOne of the wounded buildings that was finally put down in last summer’s fighting in Gaza – for the previous five years Gaza International Airport lived […]
THE BOYS FROM BRAZZAVILLE / HÉCTOR MEDIAVILLA SABATÉRecording the snappy style of Congo-Brazzaville’s sapeurs reveals a subculture where dressing-up is considered an art form, and what started as a hangover […]
WHAT TO SEE & WHERE
From IMM Cologne to Stockholm’s Design Week, the products, places and people that have thrown themselves in front of DAMn°’s collective gaze. Fresh and exciting, some would say.
TIMES THREE Three new releases from the German publisher Gestalten: Jaime Hayon Works, a monograph of the Spanish designer and artist; Fragiles, a contemporary take on porcelain, glass and ceramics; […]
Rip It Up
BAS VAN BEEK If you can get someone to describe you as ‘like a kind of Naomi Klein of design’ then somewhere the provocation is hitting the spot. Bas Van […]
A Grave Matter
LAURA KEEBLE From obsessive-compulsive disorders to tarot cards, artist Laura Keeble is fascinated by systems. In one of her latest works, the global marketing tactics of Christian symbols are the […]
A Bridge too Far
MARCIO KOGAN Is there a limit to the extent to which a tongue can be firmly ‘in cheek’? Brazilian architect Marcio Kogan explains the story behind his conceptual scheme, Pont […]
Riches Of Detail
META What happens when an antique house brings contemporary designers into contact with the traditions, techniques, materials and proportions of expert artisans? Meta is a new company from Mallet of […]