Posts Tagged ‘artisans’

Katamama boutique hotel, Seminyak – Bali – Indonesia

July 8th, 2016

Indigenous materials, such as Balinese bricks, teak, handmade tiles from Java and terrazzo made on site, feature prominently throughout the hotel, while the rooms are filled with curated artwork, handpicked furniture and cherished collectibles.

Bihar state pavilion at IITF 2015 by TOD innovations, New Delhi – India

June 10th, 2016

First hall themed knowledge had a large bamboo installation in the middle inspired form ‘Bodhi tree’s made from 20000 bamboos by 40 artisans. Fabric printed panels about the intellectual past of Bihar were installed around the hall.

Akila packaging by Evan Tolleson

May 31st, 2016

Akila is a monochromatic brand to remind us that no matter where we are from, our creative purpose is the same — to make and to give.

Work & Co Co-working Offices by Andrea Graff, Cape Town – South Africa

April 15th, 2016

Work & Co offers a number of different solutions for entrepreneurs and businesses of all shapes and sizes: Hot desks that can be rented per day, a shared office space area, all the way to private offices that can accommodate up to 15 people.

Cupallo pendant lamp by Studio davidpompa

April 1st, 2016

Cupallo is a pendant lamp that uses 100% recycled and hand-shaped glass for the lens, resulting in an irregular surface with surprisingly tiny air bubbles enclosed.

INHEDITED notebooks

March 30th, 2016

Working with the top artisans, tanneries and paper makers has resulted in the creation of the INHEDITED collection – a limited edition of notebooks that celebrate the most prized materials combined with the heritage of traditional craftsmanship.

Louis Vuitton installation scenography by Es Devlin, London – UK

February 29th, 2016

The installation evoked the autumn collection and show through many media and material choices, all imbued with ‘a little anarchy’, which formed a contrast to models who typically move on the runway while guests are assigned (hierarchical) seats.

Abyss Dining Table by Duffy London

January 16th, 2016



“AND WHEN YOU GAZE LONG INTO AN ABYSS, THE ABYSS ALSO GAZES INTO YOU”

Besame Mucho Restaurant Lighting by Ricardo Casas Design at Milan Expo 2015, Mexico Pavilion, Milan – Italy

December 30th, 2015



Ricardo Casas Design interprets the iconic Acapulco chair into an installation of light fixtures at the Mexico pavilion’s restaurant during Expo Milano 2015.

Halles des 5 Cantons market by Nakide, Anglet – France

December 12th, 2015

We set several essential principles such as the standardisation of the materials used in order to match the stands (show windows decorations, illumination, colours…) and focus on the product and the artisan.

Precious Design Lighting Collection by Terzani

November 12th, 2015



Sculptural elements of the Precious Design Collection mesmerise with light

Palace Hotel Wadakura restaurant by A.N.D., Tokyo – Japan

January 5th, 2015

At various places throughout the interior the skills of traditional artisans were employed to create spaces themed on “trees” and “earth”, resulting in a modern Japanese-style space where a sense of genuine quality hangs in the air.

Hotel Hotel, Canberra – Australia

May 13th, 2014

Hotel Hotel is a collaboration between designers, artists, artisans and fantasists. We love hotels, not for their swank but for reminding us of our transience and the importance of romance.