May 28, 2017
Architecture, Interviews, mecanoo, video, virtual and augmented reality
to understand the advantages that VR has in comparison with more traditional options, we spoke with mecanoo’s johan hanegraaf, an architect and design technology specialist.
The post virtual reality offers mecanoo a new way of designing buildings appe…
May 27, 2017
design, Interviews, joe gebbia, NYCxDESIGN 2017
at ICFF, designboom spoke with the airbnb co-founder about the contemporary requirements of a workspace, and how his work at airbnb helped inform the collection.
The post joe gebbia discusses his LEGO-like ‘neighborhood’ furniture for bernhardt appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
May 25, 2017
Architecture, architecture in portugal, camarim arquitectos, interview, Interviews, studio visits
during the visit, the duo guided us around their office space, where they shared with us their recent projects, influences, and interests outside of architecture.
The post camarim arquitectos studio visit and interview in lisbon appeared first on desi…
May 23, 2017
Architecture, architecture in new york, architecture in the US, Interviews, video, West 8
the setting includes a wide range of spaces, from barbecue areas to romantic fire pits and treehouses.
The post west 8 founder adriaan geuze discusses designing a 1-acre garden for one manhattan square appeared first on designboom | architecture &…
May 19, 2017
Architecture, architecture in hong kong, Interviews, James Corner Field Operations
in this interview, corner discusses the challenges of working with the waterfront site, and the analytical research that goes into each of his firm’s projects.
The post james corner explains field operations’ plans to renovate hong kong’s tsim sha tsui waterfront appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
May 15, 2017
all, design, Dezeen Watch Store, Interviews, Samuel Wilkinson, Watches
The fallout from the smartwatch trend is a renewed interest in analogue watches according to British designer Samuel Wilkinson, whose second watch collection has just launched on Dezeen Watch Store. Read more
May 14, 2017
design, Driade, Interviews, konstantin grcic, milan design week 2017, salone del mobile milano 2017
during milan design week, designboom spoke with grcic about the wooden ‘mingx’ pieces, his experimentation with material, and the important design details incorporated into the table.
The post konstantin grcic discusses the extension of his ‘mingx’ collection in wood for driade appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
May 12, 2017
all, Architecture, Interviews, Peter Zumthor
Swiss architect Peter Zumthor has attracted a cult following over his five-decade career, but kept a famously low profile in the media. He spoke to Dezeen about trying to dispel his mysterious reputation by taking cues from media-shy tennis star Roger Federer. Read more
May 5, 2017
all, art, bronze, Carpenters Workshop Gallery, Collectible design, design, exhibitions, Furniture, Interviews, News, Paris, sculptures, wood
Buyers are capitalising on the burgeoning market for collectible furniture as prices and popularity continue to increase, according to pioneer of the American studio craft movement, Wendell Castle. Read more
May 3, 2017
all, anish kapoor, art, design, Interviews, Lisson Gallery, News
Artist Anish Kapoor has called for artists to not shy aware from “real-world questions”, and to engage with issues such as nationalism, Brexit and Donald Trump. Read more
May 1, 2017
design, Interviews, readers
designboom met with the renowned designer during the 2017 mindpark event in china to discuss her growing force in the creative scene.
The post interview with jiang qiong er, CEO and art director at shang xia appeared first on designboom | architectur…
April 30, 2017
apollo architects and associates, Architecture, architecture interviews, Interviews, studio visits
designboom was invited to apollo’s studio where the firm’s founder told us about what made him want to study architecture, and the challenges of building in dense residential areas.
The post apollo architects studio visit + interview with satoshi kuro…
April 25, 2017
Architecture, architecture interviews, Interviews, sordo madaleno arquitectos
we spoke with the architect about his role at the company, the wide range of projects that his team is working on, and the architects he most admires.
The post interview with javier sordo madaleno de haro, architecture director at SMA appeared first …
April 22, 2017
barber osgerby, design, Interviews, milan design week 2017, salone del mobile milano 2017, Vitra
at salone del mobile, designboom spoke with jay osgerby about the philosophy behind the ‘mariposa club’ collection for vitra.
The post barber & osgerby designs the ‘mariposa club’ collection for VITRA to suit compact living appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
April 21, 2017
design, IDEO, Interviews, typography design
designboom spoke with kevin ho, software design lead at IDEO and the mind behind ‘font map’ about the project’s progression, and the ways designers engage with the interface.
The post IDEO builds interactive font map using artificial intelligence appe…
April 12, 2017
all, Architecture, Caruso St John, England, Interviews, London, News, UK
The lack of regulation over London‘s new architecture has turned the city into a “free for all”, according to Adam Caruso, one of the architects behind the Stirling Prize-winning Newport Street Gallery. Read more