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Humboldt Forum

Berlin: quite a surprise!

Neoclassical and hipster, historic and novel, monumental and dynamic. When you try to find a label for Berlin, this lively, liquid and protean city seems like a mad river churning through unusual trends and...
Forest of Us by Es Devlin - Superblue, Miami - Photo © Andrea Mora

Creative experience in Miami

A crossroads of Latin American and Caribbean cultures, international influences and contemporary artistic visions, Miami is not just an oasis of palm trees, beaches and ocean, but also a reference point for collectibles and...
London Design Biennale

London: the place to be for design lovers

“London and design go hand in hand,” says Ben Evans, director of the London Design Festival, the most important event for English creativity, from 18 to 26 September 2021. Under the gray London sky...
Tom Dixon, immagine a computer della nuova HYDRO Chairs a Palazzo Mondadori

Milan restarts: what to see, where to go

Milan, the design capital and Italy’s most international city, after months of closure, lights up with Milano Design City, two weeks of events from 12 to 23 April, including presentations, talks, conversations in person (finally!), but...
CopenHill by BIG - Bjarke Ingels Group - Photo © Aldo Amoretti, BIG - Bjarke Ingels Group

Copenhagen and the eternal springtime of design

A city where everyone gets around by bike, where people live in close contact with  nature, where homes are energy-efficient nests and are always ‘hygge,’ cozy and intimate, in delicate hues, with wooden furnishings...
Shanghai, Books over the clouds by Wutopia Lab

Shanghai: an evolving design destination

It’s noticeable, in a world largely caught up in the throes of a global pandemic and all the anxiety and uncertainty that goes with it, that architecture and design – in the west at...
HQ Le Monde by Snohetta. Photo © Jared Chulski

Unstoppable Parisian vitality

Though the spring design happenings – from Maison&Objet to ParisDéco Off – have been postponed, with the former now slated for September and the latter leaping directly to next January – there are still...
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