For some 200 years Wiener Silber Manufactur have produced the finest silverware. Exquisite cutlery, table services, coffee pots and sugar
We’re spending an awful lot of time at Vienna Design Week 2014 photographing mirrors. If we were at all competent
The last time we visited the premises of Vienna shoemaker Rudolf Scheer & Söhne it was for the presentation of
In our post from the launch of the Tools for Life collection by Rem Koolhaas and OMA for Knoll during
At the risk of starting a tradition we can’t maintain, and so ultimately leading us to disappoint a lot of
Mayday! Mayday! Don’t panic. It’s just a public holiday. You’ll survive. Barbecue something…… And afterwards, when everyone else is back
Hot on the heels of Vienna Design Week 2013 and its very successful “Passionswege” programme news reaches us from Florence
One of the take home messages from the Vitra Design Museum’s Lightopia exhibition is that lighting design is rarely about
We must admit to having had our problems with Vienna based design studio chmara.rosinke Not in a physical, fisticuffs sort of
What is luxury? For Passionswege 2013 the French/Swiss duo Bertille + Mathieu were paired with the Viennese crystal manufacturer J.
As we arrived in Vienna the first thing we noticed was our breath. It’s autumn in Vienna. And we still
It seems somehow fitting that our first post from Vienna Design Week 2013 should be from a Passionswege project. Passionswege
A few years ago the phrase “food design” suddenly started cropping up a lot. It’s the sort of phrase that
Pretty much ever since we first saw Tafelstukken by Daphna Laurens at DMY Berlin 2010 we’ve had a bit of
Do we need to repeat why we are such committed fans of the annual Vienna Design Week Passionswege programme? We
One of our favourite projects during Vienna Design Week was the Passionswege project “The Swing” by Warsaw based Beza Projekt
Sometimes the simplest ideas are the best. Commissioned to undertake a Vienna Design Week Passionswege project with Viennese hat maker
We seem to remember getting really annoyed once by the number of platform seats on display at European design events.
For us one of the genuine joys of the Vienna Design Week Passionswege is the fact that it forces us
We traditionally start our Vienna Design Week Passionswege tour at J. & L. Lobmeyr. And it is always an appointment
Although it does now seem like half a lifetime ago … we were in Vienna for the Design Week, did
Every year the Vienna Design Week places a special focus on one district of Vienna. This year it was Hernals.
” …. says Erwin Perzy III. He is the third generation of family snow globe makers. His grandfather invented the
The first station on the 2010 Vienna Design Week Passionswege was “Reichtum. Wasser + Glas” by Berlin designer Mark Braun