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The Imaginary App by DJ Spooky and Svitlana Matviyenko
24 Dec 14
"The Imaginary App", edited by DJ Spooky and Svitlana Matviyenko, explores the ubiquity of apps and how they have seaped into our culture.
AEP Frames by Ballo and Atang Tshikare
23 Dec 14
Summer gets city-slick with illustrator Atang Tshikare's urban doodles on Ballo's handmade wooden sunglasses.
Blackwood & Brass bench by Cameron Barnes
19 Dec 14
Made from a fallen blackwood tree, the designer's latest furniture piece sprouted from his passion for the natural landscape in KwaZulu-Natal.
Artist's Almanac by Essie Letterpress
15 Dec 14
The third edition of the Artist's Almanac by Essie Letterpress showcases some of the most exciting South African graphic designers.
"Die Steunpilaar" by Jan Douglas
10 Dec 14
The South African designer creates a leaning lamp to add to his collection of minimalist lights and furniture.
Silk Quilted Plaids by Borre Akkersdijk and Piet Hein Eek
24 Nov 14
The designers present a range of richly patterned quilts made from fabrics left behind at an old tie factory.
Hammered Bowls by Piet Hein Eek and Studio Floris Wubben
22 Nov 14
This collection of misshapen bowls captures the performative act of making.
The Diamond Condition by Kirsten Goss
17 Nov 14
Kirsten Goss's latest collection proves that sometimes a girl's best friend is a bit of irreverence.
Floral Bomb by Missibaba
15 Nov 14
Celebrated accessory and handbag label, Missibaba delights with a flowery explosion.
Tekku stools by Ira Studio
12 Nov 14
Teak and brass combine in two stools that exemplify this Chennai-based studio's subtle synthesis of age-old Indian craft and contemporary design.
BISAZZA Hayón Tiles by Jaime Hayón
10 Nov 14
Patterns multiply underfoot in the Spanish designer's new collection of tiles for Bisazza.
SEA ME by Nienke Hoogvliet
30 Oct 14
This Dutch designer trades traditional textiles for yarn made from sea algae woven into a luxurious rug.
Bye Bye Bunny by Victoria Verbaan
21 Oct 14
Victoria Verbaan’s latest range of products bring her paintings to life.
Lab Vases by Wiid Design and Ceramic Matters
20 Oct 14
Collaboration was the catalyst for this new creative experiment by a furniture designer and two ceramicists.
Ed Suter launches wallpaper
14 Oct 14
The Cape Town-based photographer brings the vibrant style of Africa's street life and tropical climate indoors.
Brass Top dressing table by James Mudge
9 Oct 14
Cape Town-based designer-carpenter James Mudge crafts a delicate, contemporary dressing table.
Bad Boys by Matali Crasset
7 Oct 14
French designer Matali Crasset has designed a quirky collection of wall clocks for DesignerBox.
Bronze Age by Studio Tjep.
6 Oct 14
Frank Tjepkema's latest body of work conveys solidity even as it seems to be melting away.
Tyneside lounger by David Irwin
2 Oct 14
The Irish designer's timber chair for Deadgood began life as cinema seating.
Eve bench by Frank Böhm Studios
30 Sep 14
The Cape Town-based architect begins a series of slender, clean-lined benches.
Aeon Rocket pendant light by Morten Voss
28 Sep 14
The Danish designer's new light harmoniously marries rigid material and malleable plastic.
Lullaby pendant lamp by Monica Förster
27 Sep 14
The Swedish designer's harmonious angular light was inspired by the work of Isamu Noguchi.
Cork & Felt rugs by Hella Jongerius
23 Sep 14
The Dutch designer's collection for Danskina breaks away from traditional materials and manufacturing techniques.
Topiary Lamps by Vera & Kyte
21 Sep 14
This high-impact light by the Norwegian duo rethinks the traditional lampshade.
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Danish designer Johannes Torpe on the power of design to create universes
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21 Jan 19
“To create a universe around our products we actually have to take it out into the hands of the people who have to use it."
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