Frame 115 # Mar/Apr 2017

Retail Revolution



Retail Revolution!

Questo numero di Frame esplora come spazi gli commerciali fisici mantengano la loro rilevanza in un’epoca sempre più digitale. Scopri la rivoluzione nel mondo del retail

Design Miami exhibitors get critical. Mark Laban replicates handicraft with computers. MIT researchers pump up origami. Discover new directions in the world of products.

The Challenge – Design for Ageing
In the lead-up to each issue, Frame challenges emerging designers to answer a topical question with a future-forward concept. Triggered by a UN report predicting that by 2050 people over 65 will outnumber those under 15, we asked five makers to design an item, tool or service with our planet’s growing number of senior citizens in mind.

Piero Lissoni fuses freedom and discipline. Sabine Marcelis embeds herself in industry. Haegue Yang redraws the limits of Venetian blinds. Nika Zupanc works it out. Meet the people; get their perspectives.

OMA showcases its Miami event space. Fondazione Prada welcomes an experiential foursome. Snarkitecture lets shoppers uncover Kith. Step inside the great indoors.

Retail Lab
In an increasingly digital world, retailers must provide experiences that can’t be bought with a click if they hope to optimize their physical stores.

Reports – Kitchens
Gaggenau’s origins become a gastronomical experience. Caesarstone produces an experimental cookbook. Boffi customizes kitchens with the Piero Lissoni touch. Discover what’s driving the business of design.