Åben Q&A

Åben Q&A

Brit David Harrigan founded online design collective Åben in Stockholm in 2019 to nurture the next generation of Nordic talent. Here’s how he’s challenging "blandinavia" and promoting an alternative narrative of the region’s design
Solid Construction

Solid Construction

A highlight of London Design Festival 2020, American Hardwood Export Council and Benchmark Furniture have opened ‘Connected’ with Design Museum – an initiative that explores an age-old material
Colour Block

Colour Block

In the south of France, designer Pierre Yovanovitch transformed the boutique of Villa Noailles art centre with a bold, eye-catching interior and fearless use of colour
Pearl of Amalfi

Pearl of Amalfi

One of the hotel highlights of the Amalfi coast, a pink 12th-century palazzo, just became even more alluring thanks to its newly redecorated suites by Cristina Celestino
Respectfully Rebellious

Respectfully Rebellious

In this composed Le Marais apartment full of street art, classic Parisian architecture is given a modern update by Sophie Dries
Three-Dimensional Thinking

Three-Dimensional Thinking

What happens when a firm of graphic designers creates its own office building? Amsterdam studio Thonik found out when it translated its work into a piece of architecture
Artists & Objects Q&A

Artists & Objects Q&A

Adam Watts launched online store Artists & Objects in April, with a goal to support early-career makers in the UK. Here he talks about his own work, the joy of collaboration and why ‘slow’ craft is the future
Captured Movement

Captured Movement

Parisian gallerist Alexandre Biaggi and designer Hervé Van der Straeten are celebrating 20 years of collaboration with an edit of new work, inspired by the Italian futurists
Free Form

Free Form

Italian artist Roberto Ruspoli follows in the footsteps of Picasso, Matisse and Cocteau by reimagining the ancient art of the fresco
Natural Rhythm

Natural Rhythm

We take a virtual look into the first show flat of Cadence Kings Cross, the forthcoming residential development designed by Alison Brooks Architects and Conran and Partners
Collecting Experience

Collecting Experience

They say that a remote Welsh house beside tempestuous seas helped shape their working relationship, but Barber & Osgerby’s output for the past 25 years is anything but erratic
Soul Sister

Soul Sister

Sisters Gwendolyn and Guillane Kerschbaumer – the young design duo behind studio Atelier Areti – reflect life and emotions through their newest lighting collection, Hormè
Daniel Schofield Q&A

Daniel Schofield Q&A

With several new launches rolling out over the next few months, the British designer spoke to Design Anthology UK about why simple design endures the best, working on an international scale, and the pros and cons of lockdown
Playful Business

Playful Business

Daytrip Studio's plush and punchy office design for a Clerkenwell media company evokes feelings of nostalgia – for an era when workplaces were never actually this good
A Delicious Evolution

A Delicious Evolution

One of the great modernist examples of a gesamtkunstwerk – a ‘total work of art’ – Alvar and Aino Aalto's Restaurant Savoy in Helsinki has reopened following a light-touch reworking by Studioilse
Street Smarts

Street Smarts

A RIBA award-winning home in South London that mixes the familiar features of the Victorian terrace with a contemporary approach
The Good Fight

The Good Fight

A survey of how art and protest intersect, from the 16th century up to the present day
Step Change

Step Change

In this three-storey London family flat by Michaelis Boyd, a floating staircase sets the tone for an array of inspiring quirks and design touches
Beach Rose

Beach Rose

Kalon’s first furniture collection in two years is an ode to reflection, escapism and sustainable living
Offsite Online

Offsite Online

Offsite, Sight Unseen's annual design event in New York, has pivoted to become a digital-only experience this year, with some specially commissioned renders adding a hyper-real touch
House of Sella

House of Sella

Sella Concept’s North London studio is more than a workspace, it's a snapshot of the design duo's journey