In northern hemispheres June marks the start of both astronomical and meteorological summer.

In southern hemispheres June marks the start of both astronomical and meteorological winter.

The one rejoices, the other laments …. and we don’t even notice, far too busy as we are perusing architecture and design exhibitions. Our five recommendations for June 2017 features new shows in Den Haag, Frankfurt, New York, Leipzig and Brussels.

5 New Design Exhibitions for June 2017

Stuttgart reißt sich ab Architekturgalerie am Weissenhof, Stuttgart

Our five recommendations for new design and architecture exhibitions opening in June 2016 feature four in Germany and one in

November 2015 was a month of exhibitions, including Konstantin Grcic at the Grassi Museum Leipzig and Anton Corbijn at C/O

On Leipzig’s Augustusplatz one can currently enjoy the wonders of the Leipzig Märchenland, the Leipzig Fairytale World. Alternatively, some 500m

The inclusion of a sheet steel bookend amongst our photos from the Grassi Museum for Applied Arts exhibition “Art Déco:

Vase with leaves from Fachschule Steinschönau (ca 1936), as seen at Art Déco: Smart, Precious, Sensual,Grassi Museum for Applied Arts Leipzig

All with an interest in and/or a desire to understand how historicism in architecture, art and design ceded to modernism

"Please touch!" at the Museum für Gestaltung – Schaudepot, Zürich

In the complete interview with Matylda Krzykowski ahead of the Depot Basel exhibition Forum for an Attitude, there is a

DIY. All Tomorrow's Parties? by Varinka Schreurs, as seen at 2.5.0.Object is Meditation and Poetry, Grassi Museum for Applied Arts Leipzig

The (hi)story of applied arts is, we believe it’s not too impetuous to claim, very closely connected with that of

Such was the quality of the new products we saw during our autumn tour they kept us going well into

Thanks to a unnecessarily long journey through Sachsen-Anhalt in an unnecessarily warm bus, July 2014 will remain indelibly scorched in

Grassi Museum Leipzig Exclusive Carpentry Works From Leipzig F G Hoffmann Court Carpenter and Entrepreneur

While it is widely understood that Leipzig is currently the most important European centre in terms of on-line designer furniture

Grassimesse Leipzig 2014

Time was when Leipzig hosted two fayres per year, one at Easter and one at Michaelmas. The Easter Fair has

Rudolf Horn conferstar club sessel

It is very apposite that the Grassi Museum for Applied Arts Leipzig is currently hosting a special presentation dedicated to

Rudolf Horn PUR Grassi Leipzig

As we noted in our post from the recent Burg Giebichenstein Halle summer exhibition, the institution is currently one of

Grassimesse Leipzig 2013 Uta Feiler

When the yellowing leaves of passing like a carpet over Leipzig lie…..  it must be time for “Leipzig Creative Autumn”,

Grassi Museum for Applied Arts Leipzig Art Nouveau to Present Eero Saarinen Arne Jacobsen

On March 4th 2012 the Grassi Museum for Applied Arts Leipzig opened the final part of their permanent exhibition. An