Linehouse makes modern moves in Shanghai, Alfredo Haberli relates his rise to success. Claire Morgan shows off her wild side. Brand van Egmond dramatizes with light. Hem attempts to break the e-tail curse. All this and more perspectives on people.
Bompas & Parr gets drunk on air. Alexandre de Betak channels a church and Mad Max for Dior. Yusuke Seki constructs a pottery podium. Odile Decq revisits the ’70s. Prada creates a sticky situation in-store. Toyo Ito upsizes It’s the pick of the crop from the worlds of art and design.
Surfaces that respond to stimuli, surroundings that self-assemble, building blocks that reproduce themselves: materials are getting seriously smart. In this issue’s Frame LAb, we explore alchemic approaches and their chances of surviving the wider world, and uncover five directions for tomorrow’s materials.
Gaggenau cooks up a visual feast. Leicht markets itself with a physical space. Caesarstone moves beyond the countertop. Manufacturers join forces with design icons and move towards smart appliances.