Let’s celebrate our darling mothers today, who work tirelessly for us every day! N othing can bring back the childhood memory of being lured out of bed by the smell of breakfast in the air – rather than the alarm clock going off at six o’clock “at dawn”. Every time, however, when I manage to “reproduce” my favourite childhood dishes, those honey-sweet scents of home come to life again: past, present and future join together. […]
D esign furniture and contemporary architecture. The Swiss furniture company Vitra has created a Campus that is one of its kind. We can visit the buildings of Sanaa, Frank Gehry and Zaha Hadid – among others – through a guided tour, see a temporary exhibition (Making Africa, until 13-09-2015) in the museum, join a workshop or admire and even try the different pieces of furniture made by the company. Naturally, we can also place an […]
Independent of what we have in mind (shopping, professional interest or simply day-dreaming) when we visit a fair, the latest trends in industrial design will have a long-lasting impact on us. ISH Frankfurt (the world’s leading trade fair for the Bathroom Experience, Building, Energy, Air-conditioning Technology, Renewable Energies) has a reputation in the construction industry. Just a few ideas from this year’s fair by some of the leading companies in the production of sanitary facilities:
When driving past lake Balaton, it is quite difficult to miss the mementos of Hungarian concrete architecture from the period between 1945 and 1990. Most of these buildings fulfill their original function or take on a different role that was later appointed to them in quite an undeserving condition. They are patiently waiting for someone to recognize their timeless beauty beneath the „Mediterranian orange” paint and take action to save them.