Mateusz von Motz
Memories, space and deconstruction are recurring themes in the practice of this young Polish artist.
Teresa van Dongen
Spark of Life is a lamp that is powered by electrochemically active bacteria, created by Amersterdam-based design Teresa van Dongen.
Meeyoung Kim, an artist based in Seoul, explores the potential of painting as a medium through aesthetic and physical experiments using brushes and paint.
Working with a combination of artists’ oils and industrial paints, Alex Hanna is an established fine artist with a quiet style whose practice sees him returning to recurring themes and subjects – like the pink pillowcase.
Originally from Norway, multidisciplinary artist Solveig Settemsdal is driven by the transient nature of materials, and how ideas and objects can be transformed by time...
The fluid forms Beth Partridge creates with inks and acrylics shift from expansive landscapes to cellular worlds and have an alchemic quality.
Torben Eskerod’s meditative photographic series, Marselis, focuses on capturing the ambience of a woodland scene by dwelling on its details.
The series Dawn Light by Studio Sabine Marcelis examines the transient time of day when the sun, clouds and sky come together to create a riot of colour.
Bettina Krieg’s work on paper is a large-scale painting in acrylic applied with a wide brush in long, meandering sweeps.
Flying over snowy scenes in his vintage aeroplane, John Griebsch photographs the landscape from a new point of view.
KIVIK ART CENTRE
Occupying a stretch of farmland and deciduous forest in Österlen, in the southeast Swedish county of Scania, the Kivik Art Centre is a beautiful spot where architecture and sculpture freely coexist with nature.
STUDIO WAYNE MCGREGOR
Taking a conceptual approach, We Not I created a new dance space in collaboration with choreographer Wayne McGregor based in Here East, London.
Bubbles is a 2012 series by Morgane Tschiember of sculptural works in steel, concrete and blown glass.
Architectural training and an interest in Brutalist buildings informed Lucas Simões’ sculptural series, Abismos.
Portuguese architecture practice nu.ma creates harmony between the cool grey of exposed concrete and the warmth of natural wooden slats in House em Avanca
THE BRAGA MUNICIPAL STADIUM
Designed by Portuguese architect Eduardo Souto de Moura, the Braga Municipal Stadium is carved into the landscape in which it stands: a former quarry on the northern slope of Mount Castro.
Discover a project by architecture practice Partisans that explores the idea of light as a physical form
The Arequipa house in Peru captures recurring themes in Jacqui Kenny’s photographic style: a sense of expansive space, isolated buildings and sun-drenched colour.
Belfast-based ceramicist Sara Flynn celebrates volume and form through sculptural vessels made from thrown porcelain.
Waterboiler was designed by Jesse Howard in collaboration with Thomas Lommée as a straightforward, open appliance made to be adapted and repaired by the user.
British artist and colour consultant Sophie Smallhorn explores the relationship between colour, volume and proportion.
Yardhouse is an architectural project designed and made by London-based collective Assemble. The creative workspace is designed to be taken down, rebuilt and reconfigured in a new place.
ARCHITECHEN DE VYLDER VINCK TAILLIIEU
In 2016, architecture collective Architecten de Vylder Vinck Taillieu were commissioned to create the Kamer Renee series, as a way of reconsidering traditional approaches to furniture design
Born from experimental exploration and an interest in repurposing discarded materials, RUST is a series of minimal vessels created by Ariane Prin – a French designer currently based in London.
JULIE & JESSE
Hong Kong-based art and design studio, Julie & Jesse developed casting techniques to utilise broken moulds they found in Jingdezhen, the Chinese capital of porcelain.
Seeking an easy way to assemble furniture, Dutch designer Christian Heikoop took inspiration from the simplicity of retro camping chairs to create his 2016 Glissade collection.
American artist Michelle Lopez investigates sculptural history, gravity and the body through large-scale installations.
Designed to fit over everyday seating objects, Arm by New Zealand-based Clark Bardsley is made from fine American Oak. Inspired by the silhouette of a Windsor chair...
Berlin Living Rooms marks the culmination of a project started over two decades ago by Dominique Nabokov – a photographer who divides her time between the United...
With a background in fashion and construction, Portland-based artist Justyn Hegreberg’s mantra is ‘make it work’, proved by a self-imposed rule to never throw...
As a child, Spanish photographer Coco Capitán thought of China as the most remote place in the world and that if she dug deep down enough in her garden...
Sketch Objects by London-based artist Ying Chang is a series of experimental plates, bowls and vases created by layering, folding and moulding paper. Designed to…
With the aim of providing a hub for the local village community, the Microlibrary in Bandung, Indonesia is the first of a series of small-scale libraries designed…
First presented at Salone del Mobile 2016 in Milan, Prism Partition by artist Tokujin Toshioka is made from faceted high-transparancy mirror glass. Commissioned…
THE SCHOOL OF LIFE
The School of Life is a global organisation dedicated to developing emotional intelligence by applying psychology, philosophy, and culture to everyday life. Their…
The post-war Japanese artistic phenomenon of Mono-ha (School of Things) explored the encounter between natural and industrial objects such as glass, stone, steel…
Slacklands by architect, writer and curator Corinna Dean is a guide to overlooked 20th century sites in rural Britain. Published by ARCA (Archive for Rural Contemporary…
Located in South Tyrol on the Italian-Austrian border, the Vierschach fire station by Pedevilla Architects is made from rose-tinted concrete with crimson metal…
MARTA SALA ÉDITIONS
A collaboration between Marta Sala and architects Claudio Lazzarini and Carl Pickering, MSE (Marta Sala’s Éditions) creates furniture with the belief that architecture…
Japanese photographer Hiroshi Sugimoto first began to photograph the sea and its horizon in 1980. More than 30 years later, his Seascapes series is now a vast...
Armed with a Pentax 67 camera, American artist Scott West transforms everyday surroundings and ordinary objects into carefully considered compositions. Inspired…
TUCSON MOUNTAIN RETREAT
Located in the Sonoran Desert, Arizona, the Tucson Mountain Retreat was designed by local firm DUST who sought to create a home that embraces engagement with…
Berlin-based architecture practice Barkow Leibinger are known for taking an interdisciplinary and forward-thinking attitude to designing buildings. As part of their…
A trained engineer and graduate of London’s Royal College of Art, Michael Anastassiades’ work deftly combines fine art with functionality. His mobile chandelier…
Photographer Wolfgang Tillmans’ 2016 exhibition On the Verge of Visibility presented a range of abstract and figurative work in a site-specific installation at…
Influenced by his background in graphic design and art direction, Paris-based photographer Olle Bengtsson takes a conceptual approach to still life that references…
Fine art photographer Chris Round documents everyday scenes that have been altered by human action to create surreal, almost fictional narratives. The muted palette…
Ink Wave by American artist Lynn Aldrich was inspired by simple everyday items found in her local office supply store. A playful study of colour and material, reams…
New York-based designer Doug Johnston blends traditional materials with modernist design and 3D printing to create coiled vessels and art objects made from cotton…
STUDIO MIEKE MEIJER
Designed by Studio Mieke Meijer, Airframe 01 is a lightweight cabinet inspired by the wooden wings of early aeroplanes. Weighing only 18.5kg, the oak-framed piece…
Inspired by natural landscape formations, Drift is a series of sculptural pieces by New York-based artist Fernando Mastrangelo. Materials including hand-dyed sand…
PER KRISTIAN NYGÅRD
Per Kristian Nygård’s installation Not Red But Green presents an unlikely scene, filling Oslo’s No Place gallery with sprawling mounds of grass. Tended and watered…
In his Disassembly series, artist Pawel Bownik takes apart 23 species of plants and flowers before meticulously stitching them back together using scientific methods…
The Kitaoji house by Japanese architecture firm Torafu is located in a quiet residential area in northern Kyoto. With a concrete outer shell, it features open…
In Deconstruction, German artist Ralf Brueck uses digital effects to elongate and distort urban landscapes. Futuristic and surreal, the series creates imagined…
The Civilized Landscape exhibition by Chinese artist Ji Zhou presented landscapes made from maps and books. Hand-sculpted into mountainous peaks and troughs…
An ongoing series by self-taught photographer Matthias Heiderich, Reflections captures radiant architectural facades in unexpected places. Shot during a road trip…
A dynamic study of material and form, the Poetic Furniture chair by Hungarian designer Demeter Fogarasi is made from a composite of biodegradable plastic and natural…
The Filters was a three-part installation on display at London’s Tate Britain in 2015 by artist Christina Mackie. Inspired by her interest in colour and pigment…
Korean ceramicist Jongjin Park creates his stacked sculptural forms by layering paper, porcelain slip and pigment before firing at a high temperature. Mimicking the...
Berlin-based artist Lev Khesin works with silicone paint, layering one coat at a time to create tactile patterns and unexpected colour blends. Never planning ahead…
Occupying a three storey townhouse in the centre of Antwerp, Graanmarkt 13 is a restaurant, shop, gallery and apartment. Renovated by Ilse Cornelissens and Tim Van…
The Democratic Forest series by photographer William Eggleston depicts industrial and residential landscapes, rural back roads and other everyday scenes. Taken in the…
Table Architecture by David Derksen is a series of functional design objects made from perforated metal and reflective glass in an industrial colour palette. Playing…
LORIS & LIVIA
Featured at the 2016 London Design Festival, the WONDERGROUND range by Swiss designers Loris Jaccard and Livia Lauber was created in collaboration with Transport…