French artist Virginie Hucher plays with colour and shape to represent the body, nature and life in her series of abstract paintings.
DAVID MATTHEW KING
Colour yourself happy: New York based artist David Matthew King explores human emotion and personal storytelling in his series of vibrant paintings.
Beyond the brushstrokes: there’s more than meets the eye in the paintings of London based artist Tomo Campbell…
Through an exploration of materials, Korean designer Jung-You Choi considers the beauty in unconsidered everyday objects
By capturing a brief calm moment amongst wild natural landscapes, photographer Cody Cobb reframes our vision of the American West.
ARTUR DE MENEZES FERNANDES
The Brazil-based multidisciplinary designer’s work titled Oil Chair is a minimal design composed of curved glass panels given an iridescent coating, which resembles an oil slick effect.
Set against the grassy hills of Lavale village in India, Avasara Academy is a school for young women. The zero-energy building is the work of architectural firm Case Design.
Stimulating conversations through his work, Israeli artist Ohad Benit designs everything from everyday products to spaces and experiences.
Designer Jeroen Wand casts new light on familiar objects by rethinking ideas of beauty in furniture and interiors.
Altering the perception of woven textiles, Dutch artist Fransje Gimbrere creates 3D sculptures using natural and recycled fibres.
Amanda Karsberg looks to the surreal in everyday life when designing objects and furniture – from dreamlike glassware to marbled wooden furniture.
UNDER by SNØHETTA
At the southernmost point of the Norwegian coastline lies Under - Europe’s first underwater restaurant, created by design practice Snøhetta.
JIAXI YANG & ZHE ZHU
By stacking together objects that fall into disuse, these artists have remade them into sculptural installations, bringing them back to life.
Using a marker pen to make linear strokes on paper, French designer and artist Ronan Bouroullec creates fluid, organic images with a sense of depth.
Using long exposures lit by daylight or the moon to capture the landscape and its inhabitants, Sam Laughlin observes the organic processes happening all around us.
Jochen Holz uses a glassblowing technique actually meant for scientific lab equipment within his artistic practice.
Driven by an affinity for the natural world, photographer and artist Brooke Holm explores the bonds and interactions between people and the environment.
The Stockholm archipelago and local woodland provides Swedish artist Emma Larsson with the wild inspiration for her sculptures and paintings.
Creating sustainable children’s furniture from recycled plastic toys, ecoBirdy is an Antwerp-based brand founded by designers Vanessa Yuan and Joris Vanbriel.
In her sculptural works Rotterdam-based designer Roos Gomperts uses contrast and contradiction.
TERESA VAN DONGEN
Spark of Life is a lamp that is powered by electrochemically active bacteria, created by Amersterdam-based design Teresa van Dongen.
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.
Meeyoung Kim, an artist based in Seoul, explores the potential of painting as a medium through aesthetic and physical experiments using brushes and paint.
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.
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.
Torben Eskerod’s meditative photographic series, Marselis, focuses on capturing the ambience of a woodland scene by dwelling on its details.
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.
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.
From her studio in London, Isabel Yellin explores the sensory worlds of experience and perspective through the malleable and tactile qualities of familiar fabrics
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.
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.
Belfast-based ceramicist Sara Flynn celebrates volume and form through sculptural vessels made from thrown porcelain.
British artist and colour consultant Sophie Smallhorn explores the relationship between colour, volume and proportion.
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
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.
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.
Inventing a craft of his own, Swedish-Chilean artist Anton Alvarez joins wood, steel and plastic to create furniture and architectural objects. Utilising the Thread…
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...
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...
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...
ATELIER ZEINSTRA VAN DER POL
Captured by Hamburg-based architectural photographer Sebastian Weiss, the WKK sculptural energy plant in Utrecht was designed by Atelier Zeinstra van der Pol…
First presented at Salone del Mobile 2016 in Milan, Prism Partition by artist Tokujin Toshioka is made from faceted high-transparancy mirror glass. Commissioned…
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…
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…
French design studio SUPERFACE aims to rethink the meaning and application of materials. Collaborating with designers and manufacturers, the studio develops new…
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…
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…
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…
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...
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…
Armed with a Pentax 67 camera, American artist Scott West transforms everyday surroundings and ordinary objects into carefully considered compositions. Inspired…
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…
Influenced by his background in graphic design and art direction, Paris-based photographer Olle Bengtsson takes a conceptual approach to still life that references…
As a child growing up in Burkina Faso, architect Francis Kéré travelled over 40km to go to school. To make education more accessible for others, he designed…
Fine art photographer Chris Round documents everyday scenes that have been altered by human action to create surreal, almost fictional narratives. The muted palette…
Photographer Wolfgang Tillmans’ 2016 exhibition On the Verge of Visibility presented a range of abstract and figurative work in a site-specific installation at…
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…
DONALD JUDD FURNITURE
Best known for his distinctive geometric art, Donald Judd also designed pieces of furniture that reflected his commitment to functional and minimal design.
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…
Danish designer Hans Olsen was one of the more enigmatic figures of the mid-century modern movement, known for a distinctive style that focused on principles of...
In Deconstruction, German artist Ralf Brueck uses digital effects to elongate and distort urban landscapes. Futuristic and surreal, the series creates imagined…
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…
An ongoing series by self-taught photographer Matthias Heiderich, Reflections captures radiant architectural facades in unexpected places. Shot during a road trip…
The Civilized Landscape exhibition by Chinese artist Ji Zhou presented landscapes made from maps and books. Hand-sculpted into mountainous peaks and troughs…
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...
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…
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…
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