There are certainly various ways to start a career as a designer. But the successful participation in the Pure Talents Design Contest being a part of the imm cologne, is definitely one of the best for all young designers interested in furniture, textiles, lighting, home living accessories or other interior design topics.
imm cologneâs âDas Haus â Interiors on Stageâ has never possessed such an imposing architectural force: Whereas in 2014, the visitor was invited into the interior of Louise Campbellâs âHausâ, a country-house-like, Scandinavian-cosy space, the installation by the Chinese architect couple Rossana Hu and Lyndon Neri affects the beholder more like a challenge to be overcome.
If you want to preserve memories, you have to preserve them in the right place. This has been the motto for the original Paschen library for 25 years. And what a great occasion for Paschen’s special anniversary edition â for a new apartment, a renovated room, a new collection, or as an extension of an existing library.
Mehling & Wiesman, the family-operated veneer and lumber mill from the Spessart region, specialises in processing various types of domestic wood. With truffled beechwood, the company wishes to revive the popularity of this indigenous type of wood. The new, patented Mehling & Wiesmann brand stands for veneers that get their unique appearance purely through the forces of nature.
What form could living take on, if a designer is able to really live out his fantasies? How much can one read into his person, culture and convictions regarding the sense, function and aesthetics of architecture, furniture and interior design based on such a design? And what appearance does this vision take on when it is created by a German designer?
It is the the first collaboration between the Frensh designer duo Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec and the Finnish design company Artek. Based on a simple, yet intelligent component, the Kaari Collection comprises rectangular and round tables in two sizes as well as a desk, a wall console, a small round shelf and larger shelves.
With âFormâ Normann Copenhagen presents a reinterpreted range of chairs and tables that combine a strong design idiom with comfortable curves and an innovative industrial production technique. The name reflects the designerÂ´s inspiration drawn from the design of chairs throughout history. With a soft silhouette that merges with a rigid Nordic wooden frame, Form is Normann Copenhagenâs idea of the perfect chair.
Armchair poetry: Poem, the new wing chair by BrÃ¼hl, issues an invitation â feel embraced; sit back and relax â¦ or read. A favoured spot, gently rounded and protective, well balanced and organic looking. The sweeping shape of the sides runs all the way from the wings to the armrests, which taper towards the front. Alternatively, the armchair can be finished without armrests, thus giving it a more minimalist look.