The little regarded undersides of chairs....

With the opening of the Vitra Schaudepot the Vitra Campus has not only grown by a further building, but the

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Fabric print by Ērika Iltnere

“All in the wild March morning I heard the angels call, It was when the moon was setting, and the

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Vienna The Pearl of the Reich. Planning for Hitler at the Architekturzentrum Wien

March is a month for caution. Yes, the sun shines. Yes, the days are getting longer Yes, one can smell

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NOMOS Metro watch by Berlinerblau for NOMOS Glashütte

Much as the hardest move in yoga is unrolling your yoga mat, so to is the most challenging facet about

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aram gallery future stars

The inescapable chill in the morning air and the deep-seated boredom in the eyes of school aged children can only

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Weil am Rhein City of Chairs Shiro Kuramata Apple Honey Rheinpark

Any self-respecting modern conurbation needs a moniker. An evocative tag line on which to hang its city marketing strategy and

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Vitra Campus Vitra Slide Tower

Back in 2011 we took umbrage at the fence surrounding the Vitra Campus in Weil am Rhein and so, taking

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Verner Panton Visiona 1970 Revisiting the Future at the Vitra Design Museum Gallery

Parallel to the exhibition Konstantin Grcic – Panorama, the Vitra Design Museum is revisiting perhaps the daddy of all explorations

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Ulrich Müther Binz

The North wind doth blow and we shall have snow, And what will poor robin do then, poor thing? He’ll

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happy birthday verner panton

It is almost certainly more by chance than design, but in the week that Verner Panton would have celebrated his

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Aside from the ability to accurately focus light, Richard Sapper had a further motivation in designing his Tizio lamp: “Another

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Richard Sapper Tizio Artemide

With the winter solstice behind us and the days growing noticeably longer, the Vitra Design Museum exhibition Lightopia draws slowly

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When we spoke to Marc Zehntner and Mateo Kries, the joint heads of the Vitra Design Museum, they told us

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Triennale Design Museum Milan Made in Slums Mathare Nairobi Koroboi

“My, my, my, Delilah! Why, why, why, Delilah!” The morning of Friday September 27th 2013 was one of those misty

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Panton Chair

On Saturday 20.03.2010 the latest Vitra Design Museum exhibition “The Essence of Things. Design and the Art of Reduction” officially

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VitraHaus om Vitra as a homage to Charles and Ray Eamesfr

As many of you will be aware, the construction of the VitraHaus was not without it’s controversy. For all the

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The less-spotted wooly Vegetal graze on the VitraHaus Cafe Terrace

If a picture really does paint a thousand words; a dozen VitraHaus photos here saves us an awful lot of

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Vitrahaus and Vitra Design Museum

Some 285 journalists were present for the press preview of Herzog & De Meuron’s new VitraHaus in Weil am Rhein

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Charles Eames Three legged side chair from 1944 (photo via http://www.moma.org/)

When we were still young, fit and healthy, towns and cities existed. Just existed. These days in order to exist

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Liesmichl by Nils Holger Moormann

Following our visit to the #VitraHaus this coming Friday, the (smow)wintertour 2010 then proceeds, by ski, along the alps to

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VitraHaus in evening light ... at night the effect is even more enhanced

As announced yesterday we sadly cannot attend this years Stockholm Furniture Fair – because we have to go to Switzerland,

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