Archive for the ‘exhibit design’ category

Mathematics Gallery at the Winton Gallery by Zaha Hadid Architects, London – UK

December 12th, 2016

A large proportion of our own work emerges from our fascination with mathematical logic and geometry, with advances in design technology enabling us to rethink form and space. The fluid surfaces and structures of each project thus generated are defined by scientific innovations. Our design for the Mathematics Gallery realises such an effort.

Brussels by Night by A&B Project, Brussels – Belgium

December 10th, 2016


The organization of the fair asked A&B Project to design a space for hall 6 where visitors are welcomed at Brussels by Night and can enjoy a drink in an atmospheric and cozy place. Inspired by architectural elements, the bar and reception area are constructed with angled wooden slats, creating different shapes of surfaces, yet form an open and dynamic whole. Some surfaces are closed with semi-transparent canvas, creating privacy for the visitors.

Transformation exhibition at Southern Guild, Cape Town – South Africa

December 9th, 2016



The participating creatives were asked to produce a piece that invites the audience to ask similar questions. The exhibition includes work by Chuma Maweni, Otto du Plessis, Dokter and Misses, Stanislaw Trzebinski and Madida Fani.

“Color mixing” installation by Emmanuelle Moureaux, Tokyo – Japan

December 8th, 2016



100 shades of colors in the form of flower motifs saturate the 6 meter atrium. At the center, visitors can be immersed amongst the 25,200 delicate flowers aligned in three dimensional grids. As well as being suspended from the ceiling, the flowers subtly rotate because of the NSK bearings and the windmills installed at the top and in turn, the installation produces a gradient of gradually changing color.

Slight Agitation exhibition by Fondazione Prada, Milan – Italy

December 7th, 2016



A 5-m-high wall with cylindrical openings fills the space, inviting people to place their hands inside to discover the hidden tactile mysteries. Subsequently, visitors discover the final room, packed with translucent L-shaped panels that can be moved and reassembled to create smaller spaces or new configurations.

MINA-TO communication space by Mandai Architects, Tokyo – Japan

December 6th, 2016

By attaching aluminum on the steel plate, this wall makes it possible to exhibit paintings freely anywhere with magnets. This wall will also reflect the surrounding light and scenery and will change over while overlapping with the painting.

Hall Cafeteria by República Portátil, Concepción – Chile

December 6th, 2016


This scaffold is formed by a number of small boxes of 50x50x50 cm, it is a separator but also an empty space available to be filled of objects and productions. This space was thought to establish a diffused and transparent limit, a great vertical showcase that allows to expose memories and what has been done.

Tecno technological space by TECNO, Madrid – Spain

December 4th, 2016



Tecno is inaugurating Tecno Madrid on 24 November in the Spanish capital, a multifunctional space that will be home to the complete Tecno experience and expresses all the intricacies of the brand’s DNA, characterised by contemporary design and high technology.

Adidas Originals pop-up at Sole DXB 2016 by LightBlue, Dubai – UAE

December 1st, 2016


Sole DXB, an event showcasing art, culture and street style, was the perfect backdrop for the originals to align their “future” global platform in the Middle East. The campaign, designed as an ode to the resilience of street culture, intersects past, present and future with originals as the apogee of style tribe leaders.

MOCAPE museum of contemporary art by Coop Himmelb(l)au, Shenzhen – China

November 30th, 2016



The building combines two independent institutions — the museum of contemporary art (MOCA) and the planning exhibition (PE) — as a cultural meeting point and a venue for architectural exhibitions.

Novoceram Grands Millésimes booth at Cersaie 2016, Bologna – Italy

November 28th, 2016

Novoceram Grands Millésimes booth at Cersaie 2016, Bologna – Italy

Museum of Southeast Asian art by John Pawson, Berlin – Germany

November 27th, 2016



The Feuerle Collection is a private museum hosting the contemporary art, Imperial Chinese furniture, and ancient Southeast Asian art collections of Désiré Feuerle.

Twister Pavilion for Ariostea by Marco Porpora Architect, Bologna – Italy

November 25th, 2016



The structure seems to revolve around the centre of the stand. This “hub” becomes the natural location for the reception area and event space. Indeed, characterised by the apparent weightlessness of the large panels that give the stand its free sense of form, this central space feels like a sort of contemporary agora.

Da Chang Muslim Cultural Center by He Jingtang, Dachang County – China

November 24th, 2016

Glenn Murcutt exhibition, Melbourne – Australia

November 24th, 2016



Windows in the wing that houses the show feature a geometric pattern that reveals the most prominent aspect of Murcutt’s design: a roof highlighted by a cluster of golden triangular prisms intended to imitate lanterns. Lined with multicoloured glass, the prisms admit gems of light into the mosque, which change with the movement of the sun.

Kale stand at Cersaie 2016 by Paolo Cesaretti, Bologna – Italy

November 23rd, 2016

Like being in a life-size anagram. Many products with many different uses and little available space lead to a solution involving an abstract installation echoing different domestic and commercial spaces.

TEN-KU installation by Kazunori Matsumura at Asahikawa Design Week 2016

November 20th, 2016



Laid out over two levels, Matsumura’s installation welcomes visitors on the ground floor. Here, they are met by parts from TEN chairs in black resin. Each element hangs from the ceiling at a specific angle, like kites ready to launch.

RE WORK by Ippolito Fleitz Group at ORGATEC 2016

November 19th, 2016



Across an area of almost 500 square metres, we explored the question: what role does the classic office play in our rapidly changing work world? While the fair exhibitors presented finished products and concepts, our role at the ORGATEC was that of interrogator.

Design Museum by John Pawson, London – UK

November 18th, 2016



The exhibition spaces are arranged around a large atrium in the centre of the building, where the underside of the distinctive hyperbolic paraboloid roof is revealed. The space is overlooked by wood-lined galleries and features broad flights of steps that double as seats.

Luminous landmark by Nicole Larkin, Sydney’s Bondi Beach – Australia

November 17th, 2016



Made from birch plywood, stainless steel, and concrete, the installation generates ever-changing perspectives depending on the time of day, weather and climatic conditions. Sited on the edge of a rocky cliff and overlooking the sea and nearby city, “dynamics in impermanence” is also an exploration into how photography can break down the authentic artistic experience.