LIFESTYLE

  • September 15, 2022 • Views: 26

    Compliant horizontals, Assertive verticals: Articulating a space with lines

    Horizontal and vertical lines are two of the most powerful tools available to the designer. In general, horizontal lines stabilize a room and give a feeling of being closer to the...

  • May 5, 2022 • Views: 155

    Expressive glass

    When László Moholy-Nagy saw some of the organic shapes Wilhelm Wagenfeld was developing for Schott & Genossen in Jena, he was unable to hold himself back: “Wagenfeld,...

  • April 19, 2022 • Views: 159

    Simple but complex, complex but simple

    One of the most intriguing pieces of design is Mies van der Rohe’s pavilion for the International Exposition in Barcelona in 1929. What makes this structure so brilliant? The...

  • April 11, 2022 • Views: 161

    Brass is back – but then did it ever really go away?

    Brass has a long history. Like bronze, it is an alloy of copper, only more difficult to make and more malleable. Its yellowish colour makes it an attractive alternative to gold....