5-new-design-exhibitions-for-november-2016

According to Axl Rose, “…it’s hard to hold a candle, in the cold November rain.” The question is surely, why

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design exhibitions october 2016

O hushed October morning mild, Thy leaves have ripened to the fall; Tomorrow’s wind, if it be wild* You’d be

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Culticycle by Green Tractor Farm through Farm Hack Tools (Photo: By Farm Hack)

Slowly but surely September is becoming Europe’s summer. Whereas July and August increasingly fail to produce anything even vaguely “summery”,

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Berenice Abbott PhBerenice Abbott - Photographs at the Martin-Gropius-Bau Berlinotographs at the Martin-Gropius-Bau Berlin

“Photography is the medium par excellence of our time. As a visual means of communication, it has no equal.”1 So

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Pleasureground am Bad from Hermann Fürst von Pückler-Muskau's book, Andeutungen über Landschaftsgärtnerei 1834 (Courtesy of the Bundeskunsthalle Bonn)

Whereas April showers tend to make you wet, grumpy and late, May showers are much more agreeable – or more

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Karl Gräser Sessel

We’re fairly certain most museum curators aren’t inherently nocturnal, it is however noticeable that the longer the nights become, the

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kyle bean mobile evolution

“Who’s the more foolish, the fool or the fool who follows him?” asks Obi-Wan Kenobi, more or less rhetorically, in

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Postmodernism 1980-1995 Designmuseo Helsinki Jouko Jarvisalo

Nothing scares us quite like January. It wouldn’t be so bad if convention didn’t insist on the additive progression of

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moma good design

“The belief that New York needs a Museum of Modern Art scarcely requires apology. All over the world the rising

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Tom Vack Tom Vac

It’s now been twelve months since we decided to start recommending upcoming architecture and design exhibitions based on nothing more

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O M Ungers Morphologie City Metaphors Ungers Archiv für Architekturwissenschaft Köln

Following the assimilation of the Cooper Union Design Museum in New York into the Smithsonian Institution as the Copper-Hewitt Museum,

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Pierre Charpin at L'Appartement 50, Marseille

Tradition being the predictable beast that it is, July and August tend to be quiet months in the design universe

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Bad tempered chair by Ron Arad through Vitra.

Since Saturday the Museum of Modern Art (MoMa) in New York has been showing their new exhibition Ron Arad: No

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Piggyback by for agis

Your (smow)blog team didn’t become the internationally feared and monitored crew we are simply because we travel the world fearlessly

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Not the (smow)blog garden ...

Before we start slowing down and head outdoors to enjoy the summer we want to take the opportunity over the

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Thonet 214 - collapsable, though not recommended

To celebrate the 150th birthday of Michael Thonet’s “chair of all chairs” Thonet are running a photo competition: 214×214. The

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Abfallprodukt by Bastian Müller, Burg Giebichenstein

Every month Jasper Morrison sends a photo to the Vitra Magazine. And every month Vitra publish it. Every month we

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