Bold botanicals: photographer Benedict Morgan and set designer Alice Andrews explore the tones and texture of nature.
WANG & SÖDERSTRÖM
Wang & Söderström is a Copenhagen based interdisciplinary studio that explores the boundaries between the physical and digital realms.
Sarah Jeffrey creates sculptural ceramics that explore traditional pottery structures in a modern way.
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.
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.
Founded by three brothers, Loehr is a Berlin-based brand that focuses on reducing furniture design to the bare essentials.
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.
THE HY4 PLANE
Emitting nothing but water vapour into the atmosphere, the HY4 passenger plane is at the forefront of sustainable air travel.
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.
MATEUSZ VON MOTZ
Memories, space and deconstruction are recurring themes in the practice of this young Polish artist.
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.
Bettina Krieg’s work on paper is a large-scale painting in acrylic applied with a wide brush in long, meandering sweeps.
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.
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
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.
British artist and colour consultant Sophie Smallhorn explores the relationship between colour, volume and proportion.
Paris-based photographer Romain Laprade finds beauty where nature and manmade structures meet, and in unassuming architectural details
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.
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.
Volume of Light, a creative project by photographer Thomas Brown explores the bond between artist and viewer in the context of authorship. Creating a series of images...
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...
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…
JEROEN VAN LOON
An Internet by Dutch artist Jeroen van Loon questions how the internet would look if all data were temporary and ephemeral. Visualising the flow of information…
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…
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…
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…
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...
Specialising in object and product design, Leipzig-based Studio Oink have created a small collection of unrecognisable objects in collaboration with Aimee Bollu…
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…
Opened in spring 2017 by Danish chef Frederik Bille Brahe, Apollo Bar is housed in a former exhibition space in Copenhagen’s central square. The bar serves up small…
Influenced by his background in graphic design and art direction, Paris-based photographer Olle Bengtsson takes a conceptual approach to still life that references…
Photographer Natalie Christensen explores the often overlooked spaces of Santa Fe, New Mexico, to create minimalist abstractions of urban architecture and…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
Inspired by natural landscape formations, Drift is a series of sculptural pieces by New York-based artist Fernando Mastrangelo. Materials including hand-dyed sand…
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…
HARRY CORY WRIGHT
English photographer Harry Cory Wright often spends several days on location to familiarise himself with the light and atmosphere of the remote landscapes he…
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…
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…
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…
Encouble by Swiss artist Delphine Burtin plays with visual perception to distort seemingly ordinary images into something more uncertain. In a series of ‘visual…
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