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Introducing... the Ladies & Gentlemen Studio

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Introducing... the Ladies & Gentlemen Studio

From headquarters in Red Hook, Brooklyn – one of New York's emerging artisan communities and a diverse mix of metal workers, glass blowers, distilleries and chocolate makers – it's no wonder founders Jean Lee and Dylan Davis are producing work that balances playful experimentation and rational function across furniture, lighting, objects and interiors.

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In retrospect: Zaha Hadid in Italy

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In retrospect: Zaha Hadid in Italy

Launched at the MAXXI museum in Rome a year on from Zaha Hadid’s untimely death, 'Zaha Hadid in Italy' highlights the seminal Italian buildings and projects shaping the practice that include the R&D collaboration with Italian manufacturer B&B Italia that produced the iconic Moon System.

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White lab coats, an inflatable dinosaur – behind the scenes at Den

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White lab coats, an inflatable dinosaur – behind the scenes at Den

Under the neon lights of "A Life Individual”, white lab coats, an inflatable dinosaur, and furniture by the world’s best brands, transformed the Space installation with humour and style wrapped up in a series of graphic b&w screens, a technique made famous by design radicals Archizoom that set the scene for the perfect Instagram vignette. 

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Design destination, Kuala Lumpur...

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Design destination, Kuala Lumpur...

Space Asia celebrates 10 years in Kuala Lumpur at a time when the city is embracing a fresh take on regional architecture, with local and international architects leading the way on new thinking across city-making and residential interiors. 

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Cassina x Milan Design Week

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Cassina x Milan Design Week

Marking the company's 90th birthday, Cassina produced a collection with new friends and old – going back to the archives with Gio Ponti and Mario Bellini, while future gazing at the influences shaping how we will live tomorrow with Patricia Urquiola, Konstantin Grcic and Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec.

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SP01 Design debuts in Milan

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SP01 Design debuts in Milan

The Australian design brand SP01 made its international debut at Milan Design Week with the launch of the group's indoor collection by Metrica – the award winning Milan-based design studio, and outdoor collection by Tom Fereday – a rising star of Australian design.

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Casa Italia meets Rio's Clube Costa Brava

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Casa Italia meets Rio's Clube Costa Brava

See inside Rio's famous cliff top building, Clube Costa Brava, designed in 1962 by architect Ricardo Menescal and transformed into Casa Italia for the Rio Olympic Games – with the help of Brazilian designers Fernando and Humberto Campana and furniture manufacturer Edra.

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The Piuma Project by Piero Lissoni

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The Piuma Project by Piero Lissoni

Weighing in at less than your average design magazine, the Piuma chair developed by Kartell and Piero Lissoni explores new processes and technologies to recycle industrial plastics – it is also a nod to Achille Castiglioni who transformed industrial tractor parts in the 1950s.

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Coppélia's beauty

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Coppélia's beauty

Studio Arihiro Miyake was founded by designer Arihiro Miyake in Finland in 2004, his latest work Coppélia transforms LED technology and echoes the beauty of Bohemian and Venetian master glassmakers of the 18th century.

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