The object communicates, it is an image, and designers, architects and artists are venturing into this new creative frontier. Ana Milena Hernández Palacios speaks from her point of view as Visual Designer.
Materials and light are the key ingredients used by the Ukrainian studio YOD Design Lab in the restyling of the historic Odessa Restaurant in Kiev. The space tells the story of the city of Odessa, bringing its atmosphere back to life in a contemporary version in this restaurant named after the famous Black Sea resort.
Traditional architecture is a source of inspiration for sustainable building methods, and the exhibition opening August 10 at Vitra Design Museum demonstrates how much we can learn from the "vernacular".
In Spijkenisse, a Dutch town near Rotterdam, the MVRDV architecture practice was contracted to design a project comprising 42 residential units, parking and public spaces together with a recently opened library.
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