Interiors: “On the Move” PS 2014 Collection by IKEA

IKEA launches the PS 2014 Collection - a range of easily portable objects, conceived for a younger generation that is always "on the move" and lives in very small spaces. The functional, flexible and sustainable collection was created by a group of 14 young designers from all over the world, consisting of a range of 51 designs, created in collaboration with ...
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SINGAPORE: MAISON&OBJET ASIA Collaborates with Robinsons

Iconic Singaporean department store Robinsons is currently showcasing select pieces from MAISON&OBJET Asia at its new flagship store, Robinsons Orchard.
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Interiors: “Meet Our Designers” at The Longest Stay

Stylesight attended the "Meet Our Designers" evening hosted by newly launched online interiors boutique The Longest Stay on the occasion of their latest collaboration with established furniture brand Moroso and up-and-coming designer Craig Narramore. Owner and founder of The Longest Stay, Sherry Roberts, talked us through the pieces and the history of the website, pleasantly recounting her eclectic background and the ...
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Marimekko: Design for a Happy Life

Continuing the exploration of The Netherlands, Stylesight attended the extensive retrospective “Marimekko: Design for a Happy Life” at the Kunsthal Rotterdam, put together in collaboration with the Design Museum Helsinki, to celebrate 60 years of this celebrated brand. Founded in Helsinki by the ever-ambitious Armi Ratia, the company is known for its large scale blooms, abstract compositions and unusual combinations traversing ...
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Exhibition: Photoworks by Ruud van Empel

Fascinated with a world of innocence and unpolished dreams, Ruud van Empel’s portraits unveil a garden of Eden landscape with lush greenery and sizzling disturbing details. The exhibition, Photoworks at The Noordbrabants Museum, shows 30 works from Ruud van Empel who explores his own methodology within digital photography while playing with vivid computer colors and lavish tropical settings, creating creepy atmospheres ...
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Exhibition: Prima Materia by Studio Formafantasma

During an inspirational trip to the south of The Netherlands, the Stylesight team stopped by the Stedelijk Museum ‘s-Hertogenbosch for new inspiration. Here we attended the latest exhibition by Studio Formafantasma. This exhibition, entitled Prima Materia, is the first retrospective of works by Studio Formafantasma and presents nine striking projects that range from their first Design Academy Eindhoven graduation project, "Moulding ...
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Talking Interiors at the RCA: Konstantin Grcic

As part of the Talking Interiors lecture series promoted by the Interior Design department of the RCA, this week saw international design's fast-rising star Konstantin Grcic as the coveted guest speaker in front of a large audience of eager listeners, students and fellow design enthusiasts. A 1990 graduate of the prestigious RCA school, and one of the leading figures of the ...
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The Contradiction of Silence: A Short film by Bolon and choreographer Alexander Ekman

For the launch of its new "Silence" collection, globally renowned carpet manufacturer Bolon collaborates with acclaimed Swedish choreographer Alexander Ekman in the creation of a beautiful short film. Already known for collaborations with various renowned designers and architects, this time Bolon thought of something drastically new - and even more exciting. Annica Eklund, representing with her sister Marie, the leading family behind Bolon says: “We ...
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Oh Joy! Party Collection for Target

Having collaborated with some of the greatest names in the design scene, American retailer Target is now engaging top pinners and bloggers as creative partners for an enticing new project. Three of the most influential pinners of the moment will create a party planning limited-edition collection, launching in March 2014. Joy Cho of Oh joy!, Jan Halvarson of Poppytalk and Kate Arends ...
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François Halard: Architecture at the Demisch Danant Gallery

Work from renowned and internationally admired French photographer François Halard is now on show with an extensive collection of photographs at the Demisch Danant Gallery in New York. The exhibition features a broad number of photographs spanning 20 years of his career, giving the viewer a precious glance into a few of the extraordinary architectural milestones of the 20th century that have never ...
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Interiors: Katharine Pooley showcases the copper trend

The most recent work of award-winning interior designer Katharine Pooley confirms copper as a strong ongoing material trend for interiors, employed as both a subtle detail and a statement design feature. Known internationally for her high-quality interior design services, Katharine Pooley has recently been asked to use her expert eye in a residential project in central London, revolving around copper as the ...
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Renault Debuts Kwid Concept with Drone Flying Companion

Stylesight has earmarked drones as the most important disruptive technology of the near future. Now, Renault has released a new concept car with an accompanying drone to assess traffic situations.   A drone is defined by its potential for autonomous flight and this nascent technology will soon have a huge impact on daily life. Historically used in military operations and surveillance, ...
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Emerging Talent: Art Rotterdam

Always on the lookout for fresh, emerging artists and designers, Stylesight attended the exciting 15th edition of the international Art Rotterdam fair in The Netherlands.   This year, Art Rotterdam was held at a new location - the renowned Van Nelle Factory. This former coffee and tobacco factory, built in 1928, is regarded as one of the most important industrial heritage buildings in ...
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Modern Craft Market at Heal’s London

For two weeks in February, the ground floor at Heal’s furniture department store on Tottenham Court Road has morphed into an exciting market dedicated to Modern Craft, hosting the carefully selected work of 81 craft makers. “There’s something special about making a discovery, uncovering a treasure, seeing its beauty and investing in it.” This is the drive behind the launch of ...
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RCA Work-in-Progress: School of Design

Despite London's current commuter chaos, Stylesight managed to attend the bustling RCA show last night, which pointed towards some innovative and inspiring works to come. A selection of chairs from SUPERFORM - a module that teaches students about form The RCA Work-in-Progress show is an event that showcases student's work halfway through the year, in order to give a taste of what ...
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