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Tomas Kral at Maison & Objet 2013
Tomas Kral revealed his appreciation for elegant design through fusing tradition with new approaches, humour and freshness at Maison & Objet 2013.
Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby have been announced as Maison et Object's Designers of the Year for 2013.
Tom Dixon has extended his "Eclectic" collection and introduces 30 new artefacts, inspired by British heritage.
Dine in style
With sophistication and style, Jaime Hayón has designed the interior of Le Sergent Recruteur restaurant in Paris.
Mathieu Lehanneur's project "Tomorrow is another day" gives hospital patients a sense of hope through seeing the sky of the future.
Mathieu Lehanneur on designing for today
Mathieu Lehanneur believes that each project needs to start with a question and not with a brief.
With a touch of ease and elegance, Inga Sempé's latest designs are functional and classic.
Mathieu Lehanneur creates breakthrough work at the nexus of design and the human, biological structures, mathematical forms and science.
Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec are a design team formed by brothers from Brittany in the north-west of France.
Andrew Shoben creates art in pubic spaces, bringing art and a form of creative expression to urban areas where is usually nothing of the sort.
Born in Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom, in 1966, Lucy Orta is an artist and designer living in Paris.
Matali Crasset is a French product and industrial designer
Koto Bolofo is a South African born photographer, whose work appeared in some of the prestigious publications in the world.
Inga Sempé is a French product and furniture designer.
Li Edelkoort is a trend forecaster, educator, curator and publisher of international repute.
5.5 designers is a design studio started up in 2003 by Vincent Baranger, Jean-Sébastien Blanc, Anthony Lebossé and Claire Renard.
Save the designer 5.5
Anthony Lebossé of Paris’s 5.5 designers explains how they are undoing the very basis of their profession.
Matali on herself
Both valuable and useful, the collectable creations of French product designer Matali Crasset are climbing their way into design history.
Well-known anthropologist and author, Marc Augé writes about why Matali Crasset's work is hard to define in words.
Always a bastion of witty innovation, the celebrated French product designer Inga Sempé gets it right every time.
Art, fashion and social consciousness
A celebration of Lucy Orta's architectural fashion.
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