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A Kenyan conundrum
Kenya’s first pavilion at the Venice Architecture Biennale – a giant missed opportunity?
A desert in Venice
Morocco's first-ever pavilion at the Venice Biennale explores the country's experimental approach to 'desert architecture'.
Carlo Ratti Associati is unveiling the world's first motion-tracking heater.
Young Architects from Africa
Three young architects from Africa will be exhibiting at the upcoming Venice Architecture Biennale as part of AS.Architecture-Studio's CA’ASI platform.
The kitchen has always been the heart of the home but will the oven be the new brain of the home? Carlo Ratti Associati explores the future of this appliance.
Shaded from the sun
Nendo and Camper have once again collaborated, this time for a stylish sunglasses range.
Jaime Hayón has designed a collection referencing the legendary pottery and architecture of Ancient Rome.
The Bouroullec Brothers have unveiled a minimalist chair collection using wood and metal.
Hella Jongerius adds a fresh and playful edge to the archive of Finnish furniture company Artek.
Studio Formafantasma experiment with volcanic lava in the creation of a new product collection.
Bart Hess once again invited visitors to Salone del Mobile to take part in the making of his extravagant fashion couture pieces.
Handle with care
Would you be comfortable sitting on a bench made entirely of glass? Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec challenge you to try out their latest 'Diapositive' furniture.
All about algae
Carlo Ratti is exploring ways in which micro-algae can be used to respond to current climate challenges.
Judging by the vast amount of new chairs unveiled at the recent Salone del Mobile it seems the world is indeed experiencing a shortage of suitable seating.
At the forefront
Front reveal their expert craftsmanship in three of their most recent designs unveiled at Salone del Mobile 2014.
Arik Levy's Crystal Rock pendant light resembles a shooting star suspended in mid air.
A gentleman's affair
Tom Dixon unveils a range of new designs all under the theme of a contemporary, modern day Gentleman's Club.
BarberOsgerby unveil four new furniture pieces for Vitra at the 2014 Salone del Mobile in Milan.
Moulded with clay
Maarten Baas has designed a modular chandelier for Lasvit using his unique signature style of clay moulding.
Satyendra Pakhalé has designed a mobile heating device that looks to sustainable energy consumption.
Three's a crowd
Scholten & Baijings unveil three unique collections at Spazio Rossana Orlandi during the 2014 Salone del Mobile.
Playing with bubbles
Yves Béhar has teamed up with SodaStream to create an interactive installation during the 2014 Salone del Mobile.
1950s chic meets sporty power in Nika Zupanc's latest collection of furniture for Sé on show at Salone del Mobile 2014.
Hella Jongerius' East River chair designed for the North Delegates' Lounge of the UN is on display at the Vitra showroom at Salone del Mobile 2014.
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