At a time when the world was changing rapidly and artists let the most extravagant ideas flow in an attempt to imitate the capricious forms of nature, a movement (which would arrive in Spain later) called Art Nouveau was born in the neighboring country. The twentieth century, although it sounds like tango lyrics, has been convulsive, violent and rabid as far as artistic movements are concerned.
To create an environment definitely out of series we always have the possibility to let our imagination and creativity flow. We can also get inspired and take advantage of the proposals of the furniture and decoration houses that regularly offer us ideas and decorative proposals that help us.
Lawless Chair is a piece of furniture that pretends to celebrate the irregularity of the forms, giving free rein to a game of visual destructuring, which, however, does not lose its ergonomic forms to stand out in the most contemporary environments. Attractive and enigmatic, it is clear that Lawless is an object of desire for the most daring modern people who bet on a very successful organic chaos.
Raytrace is the name of an enveloping architectural installation 25 meters long by 6 meters high, built with Dekton®, the ultra-compact and large format Cosentino surface, and which, as you can see in the photos of this article, allows you to discover the design, innovation, resistance, durability and beauty of the product.
Cargo containers have become a real problem for the environment as they represent a very important source of "garbage." Many times we even find them lost in the oceans when some freighter loses them on the high seas. Already on land, when they finish their useful life, they become a problem when they are recycled due to their size.
Natuzzi Italia presented a few days ago "City Carnival", an installation by Chinese artist Xu Zhen, which was seen between November 21 and 25 at the Jing An Kerry Center during the third edition of the Shanghai Furniture Fair 2018. The installation It expresses the fusion of art and life. Insert the furniture of the Natuzzi Italia collection into a "room" made of colored wood in organic and linear forms: a place to rethink the relationship between cities and private spaces.
Under the premise that good art is not just for millionaires, KOYAC is born, the first online platform that promotes art collecting by offering works at affordable prices that do not exceed 2,000 euros. This new startup makes an exhaustive search for the best galleries in Europe in order to find those pieces of artists of international projection that enter the budget of young people (or not so young).
"Patricia Urquiola: Between Craft and Industry", is the first exhibition in the USA dedicated to the Spanish designer famous worldwide for the creativity and versatility of her products. The Asturian designer Patricia Urquiola trained as an architect in Madrid and at the Polytechnic University of Milan where she graduated.
Any object can become a piece of art in the right hands and under that premise the designers of the ZUMEX® firm have worked, turning all their creativity into the SOUL Memphis Milano collection. Three exclusive collector's pieces, which pay a sincere tribute to Milan and the renowned artistic collective Memphis Milano, who marveled at the world in the 80s.
Contemporary interior design has normally been manifested by plain or combined colors of plain fabrics for sofas, armchairs and curtains and on the same idem walls. But the novelties for this autumn have changed the interior decorative perspective, currently floral trends have been implemented with retro and even classic illustrations adapted to modern furnishings that will create a reference to follow this autumn winter.
We walk through many cities but many times we do not look at all the exciting details that its architecture contains. In our own cities we are always in a hurry for our pace of life and even when we travel, sometimes, we go directly to a destination without stopping to enjoy the streets and its charms.
The Narcos series, produced by Nexflix, has once again put one of the most controversial characters in Latin American history on the public agenda. Beyond being one of the most famous and bloodthirsty drug traffickers, Pabo Escobar also became an icon of the eighties. Its eccentric and excessive luxuries have become legends both in Colombia and in other countries of the American continent and beyond.
The word graffiti, takes us in seconds to think about urban spaces used to develop free painting. He has always highlighted in this movement the illegality and the force of transmission in the message of these works, with a clear intention to change and evolve certain aspects of society.
The new technique that saves material and saves waste has developed the Zero Per Stool is a magnificent piece of resin converted into a stool. They are wooden furniture created with the same waste of its manufacture. This way you can make unique furniture without waste. The South Korean design studio Hattern has devised an intelligent idea of furniture manufacturing that guarantees that the leftovers will be reinstated to the furniture in question.
The designer Stéphane Plassier delights us again with his wonderful task combining architecture with his creativity. With this new work of hydraulic tiles Stéphane creates unique or manufactured pieces that he produces in his studio and from which he collaborates in parallel with other companies, institutions and brands.
It is not that framed paintings have gone out of fashion, but today there are other ways of representing art on the walls of our home which brings greater versatility when it comes to integrating painting classics into our decoration. I loved the idea of Wallpaper Murals of bringing classic art to modern homes by turning iconic pieces into large wall murals for any room.
Next to February 14 and still without deciding what to give ... In Decoesfera we want to give you 12 great ideas in decorative vinyl. Placed on any wall, door, glass or furniture of the home will be very original. We present these vinyls full of romantic messages from Chispum.
When we put a house up for sale, most owners make an effort to make it better known from their perspective and make it more attractive. However, some others seem to forget one of the golden rules that I don't move: love is born from sight. In this case there was not much to do apart from making a major remodeling of the interior of the entire property as we face what would probably be the most horrific interior decoration we have seen in many years.
A few days ago we showed you the apartment that the plastic artist Felipe García-Bañón, Felipao had decorated immersing himself in the bowels of eBay and the result more than acceptable for less than 1000 euros, which had fascinated, not only Felipao, but also us . You know that we cannot contain ourselves and as soon as we meet decorators, interior designers, designers or artists, we love to give them the can and tell us things.
When we talk about furniture design it is very easy to fall into common places with proposals that, although they are visually attractive, do not come out of what the whole world is doing. But in the wide world of furniture, some creators highlight the heap with truly exceptional objects. Today we introduce you to Stelios Moussaris, a designer of Cypriot origin, who has worked for many years as a modeler for the Foster and Partners firm.