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Office for kids: furniture for dynamic learning

Looking at school as "the office for kids", tengbom has developed furniture for dynamic learning Swedish architecture and design practice…
01 Apr 2015

Roundup: top wooden chairs of 2015 (so far)

  A modern icon from Gärsnäs The slender form of David Ericsson's Madonna Chair for Gärsnäs is inspired by the…
31 Mar 2015

Open plan, cellular or cubicles – what's next?

Open plan, cellular or cubicles? While open-plan layouts in the workplace have captured the zeitgeist, today’s businesses need a much…
31 Mar 2015

Q&A: Designs of the Year nominee Marjan Van Aubel

Three years since she graduated, emerging designer Marjan Van Aubel has already been nominated twice for 'Designs of the Year';…
26 Mar 2015

Yu Ito's 'modern throne' for Formabilio

Yu Ito has designed the Linito chair and stool for Formabilio, made from a laser-cut sheet of steel to resemble…
25 Mar 2015

Tom Dixon's Milan 'Cinema'

The last time Tom Dixon hosted his own show in Milan, he filled the spectacular Museum of Science and Technology…
25 Mar 2015

Glimakra storage units can reduce sound by over 40%

Glimakra has introduced Sabine, a range of sound-reducing furniture designed to absorb noise in the workplace. The freestanding storage units…
20 Mar 2015

Grant Gibson on Humanscale's Quickstand

Sit/stand desks have proved a fairly radical idea for companies to buy in to, at least in the UK: which…
13 Mar 2015

Moroso lines up an all-star cast for Salone del Mobile

David Adjaye will join Moroso's star-studded line up of designers launching products at the upcoming Milan Salone del Mobile. The…
13 Mar 2015

2015 Surface Design Awards

The Ospedale Giovanni XXIII chapel in Bergamo, Italy has been awarded the top prize at the 2015 Surface Design Awards.…
02 Mar 2015

Industrial desktop: concrete, copper & marble stationery

Plastic? Pah! Today's stationery utilises more time-tested materials such as copper, concrete and marble Tom Dixon Studio has designed a…
27 Feb 2015

Ineke Hans' ultra-slim Drawer table for Arco

The Drawer table by Ineke Hans for Dutch brand Arco has an ultra-slim top with equally slender in-built storage drawers.…
22 Feb 2015

Alki claims 'first bioplastic chair'

Basque company Alki has launched what it claims is the first chair on the market to be manufactured in bioplastic.…
18 Feb 2015

Opinion: Grant Gibson on the L7 Phone

The only people who ring a home landline these days are salespeople and your mum. But maybe swissvoice's new retro…
14 Feb 2015

Leather-belt panelling in The Hospital Club

Yoo by Starck's Montreal office and The Hospital Club in London have an unusual material in common – recycled leather…
12 Feb 2015

Louis Vuitton realises Pierre Paulin 1970s designs

Louis Vuitton realises Pierre Paulin's 1970s concepts for modular, moveable furniture Back in 1972, celebrated French designer Pierre Paulin designed…
02 Feb 2015

Stockholm Furniture Fair preview

Tales of Creativity is the theme for this year's talks programme, exploring creativity in manufacture from various angles. PearsonLloyd's Luke…
29 Jan 2015

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