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Design Matters Wins the 2011 People’s Design Award

. October 22, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum presented its sixth People’s Design Award to Design Matters, a show about design and culture, Thursday, Oct. 20, at its 12th annual National Design Awards gala in New York. White House Social Secretary Jeremy Bernard and musician and fashion designer Pharrell announced the winning design and presented the award […]

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Vitra Design Museum Opens Rudolf Steiner Alchemy of the Everyday Exhibition

Vitra Design Museum Opens Rudolf Steiner Alchemy of the Everyday Exhibition

. October 16, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Vitra Design Museum presents Rudolf Steiner – Alchemy of the Everyday an exhibition open 15 October 2011 – 01 May 2012. Vitra Design Museum, East Side View Rudolf Steiner is regarded as one of the most influential – and also one of the most controversial – reformers of the twentieth century. He founded the […]

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Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec at Centre Pompidou-Metz

Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec at Centre Pompidou-Metz

. October 9, 2011 . 0 Comments

Their first major solo show in France, ov Ronan & Erwan Bouroulle, Bivouac highlights an exceptional international career, during which the two brothers have worked with some of the greatest names in design, been crowned by numerous awards and the presence of their work in public collections. Open view 7 October 2011 – 30 July […]

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Bonhams to Auction Manfred Kielnhofer Interlux Chair

Bonhams to Auction Manfred Kielnhofer Interlux Chair

. October 5, 2011 . 0 Comments

Bonhams are to auction a Manfred Kielnhofer Interlux Chair on 19 Oct 2011 in Knightsbridge, London. Reminiscent of American minimalist artist Dan Flavin’s fluorescent light sculptures, this unique chair literally lights up the room. Manfred Kielnhofer plays with fluorescent light and transparent tubes that change colour creating an out of this world atmosphere. The chair […]

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Proust’s Post Modernist Armchair for Bonhams Auction

Proust’s Post Modernist Armchair for Bonhams Auction

. October 5, 2011 . 0 Comments

Coincides with New Post-Modernism Exhibition at the Victoria & Albert Museum, London One of the most iconic and important post-modernist designs, Proust’s Armchair, by Italian designer and architect Alessandro Mendini, is to be sold at Bonhams as part of its Contemporary Two sale on 19 October 2011. Designed in 1978, and executed in 1981, for […]

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