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24.04.17  Anna Castelli Ferrieri: Componibili is the 50 years

The iconic Componibili celebrates 50 years. Half a century of presence in homes around the world and more than 10 million copies later, the hilarious piece of design edited by Kartell continues to seduce and reinvent itself. To celebrate the event the Italian brand has invited twelve designers and three brands to rethink this cult object. A tribute to its designer Anna Castelli Ferrieri.

21.04.17  Ross Lovegrove: Convergence

20 Thursday April drafting Muuuz attended the presentation of the monographic exhibition "Convergence" dedicated to the work of the designer Ross Lovegrove. An exhibition to discover until July 3 Center Pompidou in Paris (4e), to the delight of lovers of art, design, technology or even three simultaneously.

21.04.17  Aether Architects: The building ARTINN

In the city of Guanwu (China), the Chinese agency Aether Architects has completely transformed a house abandoned in a hotel and a cultural center. Its particularity: the structure is surrounded by a metal reinforcement cubic bright white which acts as a protective double skin.

20.04.17  Batay-Csorba Architects: Double Duplex

In the heart of the historical center of Toronto (Canada), normally reserved for mansions of the Victorian era, the Batay-Csorba Architects installs two duplex houses 352 square meters. A project both in line and out with its environment.

19.04.17  And Anti Matter: Domestic sculptures

As part of the festival DesignMarch 2017, the Icelandic designer duo And Anti Matter launches its first lighting collection. Sweeping lines as its two founders, THOREY Björk Halldórsdóttir and Baldur Björnsson, were presented in a Reykjavik carbon brushes plant on an experimental music composed by the second.

19.04.17  Violators W: Hangop Cafe

The concert auditorium and cultural center located Fabriek Willem II Den (Netherlands) and renovated it recently, devoted part of its budget to the interior of its main coffee: the Hangop. This is Overtreders W agency that is responsible for this project at once sweet, thanks to the use of wood, and crude by the use of steel.

18.04.17  Peter Pichler Architecture: Oberholz mountain hut

8 After months of intensive work, the architect and his studio Pavol Mikolajcak Peter Pichler Architecture deliver a unique restaurant located near 2 000 meters above sea level in the heart of the Italian mountains.

18.04.17  Charles Pétillon: Connections

In collaboration with the photographer and artist Charles Pétillon, the American brand Sunbrella - leading manufacturer of textile called "high performance" - magnifies its products through a creative and surprising artistic project called Connections. An inflatable balloons ten interrelated and dressed in technical fabrics for a result measuring over 4,20 meters.

14.04.17  Meeting with: Jean-Charles de Castelbajac

The VIA (Valorisation of Innovation in Furnishing) has 40 years! To celebrate this anniversary, the organization offers a traveling exhibition, "No Taste for bad taste." On the occasion of his presentation at the French Institute in Milan, writing Muuuz met at Hands-On and unclassifiable Jean-Charles de Castelbajac who is here folded in the exercise of the scenography. It was the second degree, poetry in the air, the emotion in words and stars in their eyes.

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14.04.17  Pablo Reinoso: Monograph

This is the 5 editions Continents what output monograph Pablo Reinoso, sculptor-architect making sensation in the art world for over a decade. A 280 page book combines photos and text to better know and understand the mind of the creator.

14.04.17  Snøhetta and Duncan Lewis Scape Architecture: International Center for wall art

Widely known for the concentration of these Paleolithic caves, the Vézère Valley now hosts a new cavity, this time built by the hand of man: the International Center for wall art, said Lascaux IV. A telluric architecture 8 600 square meters entrusted to Norwegians Snøhetta and the Bordeaux agency Duncan Lewis Scape Architecture. Zoom on the fourth installment of the saga that has lasted Lascaux soon 80 years.

13.04.17  Bangkok Project Studio: The Wine House

A few kilometers from Bangkok (Thailand), in the city of Ayutthaya on the banks of Chao Phraya River in the heart of lush vegetation, is a popular venue for wine lovers: the Wine House Ayutthaya. The region hopes to make this a major tourist attraction.

12.04.17  Studio Urquiola: Showroom Kettal

In 2017, the famous Spanish brand furniture Kettal provides a new face to its Barcelona showroom, whose design was entrusted to Studio Urquiola. A radical interior refurbishment in profound agreement with the image of the brand combines creativity and innovation.

12.04.17  Dorte Mandrup: Center d'accueil de la mer des Wadden

The Welcome Center of the Wadden Sea (Denmark) opened the 2 February. Made on a site World Heritage of UNESCO by a native son, Dorte Mandrup, the watchword of the achievement is "respect", whether landscape, fauna and flora.