Architecture + Design

What to see at Dwell on Design

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If you are a reader of Dwell Magazine, the Dwell on Design design show will be a treat. Imagine if it was possible to see, touch, try out, and experience those products that pop out from every page. Say goodbye to those moments of “Ah. I wish…”, and welcome a chance to live your design envy. The show begins June 24th, and runs three days at the Los Angel[...]

Designer Spotlight: Sou Fujimoto

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If you are attending Dwell on Design in Los Angeles from June 24-26, then you are in for a treat. Rising star in architecture and design Sou Fujimoto will serve as the keynote speaker on opening night. We couldn’t be more excited, which is why we’re presenting a list of some of his most esteemed designs. Fujimoto’s “Final Wooden House” gives new m[...]

What to See at ICFF

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The International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF) is known as North America’s platform for global design. The best brands, spanning a plethora of design industries, will show off their newest products in high style at the Javits Center in New York City from May 14-17. In preparation of the event, we’ve picked out some of our favorite brands that are a mus[...]

Smart Design - Higher Education

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While schools aren’t often associated with outstanding architecture or design, there is a growing attempt to build educational environments that greater reflect the experience of childhood and adolescent learning and exploration. We have picked out a number of facilities that reflect this architectural trend, and chances are that these primary and second[...]

Earth Day - Water Conservation

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Earth Day is upon us, and as we take time to commemorate the world we live in, we’re also discovering new ways to combat the deterioration of our ecosystem. With the overall high cost of water and energy in this country, taking shorter showers in the attempt to substantially save just turns into another drop in the bucket. Water-efficient products are be[...]

Designing for an Experience

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Your surroundings are a given, right? According to Elizabeth Danze, FAIA, and Stephen Sonnenberg, M.D, two professors at the University of Texas at Austin, “Buildings are inert objects, but our experience of them transcends the physical realm and extends into our deepest consciousness.” When put in that context, you might just re-think the implicit effect[...]

Signature Series by Ronbow

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New to the interior design and bath industry is Ronbow’s Signature Series. Following its debut at this year’s Architectural Digest Design Show, the Signature Series marks the rare occasion that nine of the world’s most distinguished European designers have been chosen to create their own collections for one single brand. The designers responsible for[...]

A Tribute to Zaha Hadid

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Few before her have paved untouched roads on such a multidimensional level as the late architect Zaha Hadid. Hadid passed away on March 31st, suffering a sudden heart attack after being hospitalized for bronchitis. While many mourn her loss, even more will take the time to remember the work that she accomplished on both a professional and human level. Had[...]

The Architectural Digest Design Show 2016

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The Architectural Digest Design Show just passed by, and with it came 400 amazing brands spanning across 25 different product categories. So unless you were able to run from booth to booth in record-breaking time, chances are you may have missed some of the best products the show had to offer. That’s why Styleture has brought to you a short list of the m[...]

The Christopher Kennedy Compound

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There is no formula for resurrecting a design trend. In 1984, Cara Greenberg published the book “Mid Century Modern: Furniture of the 1950s,” which now represents the symbolic return of an aesthetic that had practically died out more than a decade earlier. Now, February of 2016 marks the seventh annual Modernism Week event celebrated in Palm Springs, Califor[...]