Architecture
Living With Mario Bellini | Paul Barbera x Discipline Design

Living With Mario Bellini | Paul Barbera x Discipline Design

In the studio with a renowned Italian architect Discipline is one of the most exciting Italian design brands to come on the scene recently, which is why we’ve featured their products before. Their latest project, however, isn’t for your home, but for your computer screen. Living With is a video series that shares the life...
Gae Aulenti | 1927 - 2012

Gae Aulenti | 1927 – 2012

Goodbye Gae Aulenti,     Whether wearing a hardhat on the construction site of a museum, holding a designer’s pen or participating in the latest theoretical debates, Gae Aulenti played an undeniably important role in shaping postwar Italian design culture.     Born Gaetana Aulenti in Palazzolo dello Stella (Udine) in 1927, she graduated from...
Daniele Papuli | Cartoframma, paper comes to life!

Daniele Papuli | Cartoframma, paper comes to life!

First Impression When I first saw Daniele Papuli’s work, I though I was looking at a peaceful lake of silk or a gentle waterfall of colors.     Second Impression Surprise! What I saw was actually an installation made of 10,000 strips of paper. The Milan-based artist has been working with paper since a trip...
  • Graye Collection
    Graye Collection
  • Amarcore Studio Design
    Amarcore Studio Design
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    Sundek Swimwear
Zebar in Shanghai | 3gatti Architecture

Zebar in Shanghai | 3gatti Architecture

Zebar is an amazing project from Italian architect Francesco Gatti and the studio he runs called 3gatti.  As the name suggests, this is not just a bar; it’s a hangout in Shanghai where love for live music is accompanied by a good glass of wine. Featuring undulating hand-cut plasterboard, the interior design is inspired by...
Carlo Caccavale | The Eye and the iPhone

Carlo Caccavale | The Eye and the iPhone

  How do you turn a long and varied resume  that spans two continents into the story of a person’s life? When it comes to Carlo Caccavale the task seems particularly daunting.  Born in a town on the Roman coast named after the mythic god of the seas, Nettuno, Carlo is currently associate director of...
Giugiaro & Pinifarina's latest project: Juventus Stadium

Giugiaro & Pinifarina’s latest project: Juventus Stadium

 Accendi una stella   Saturday night for me mean only two things: Top Gear and PlayStation night. First of all Top Gear, of course, i can’t miss any episode! I really love cars and english humor! Then it’s Playstation time. Usually one of my best friend comes to my house, we spend the whole night watching movies and playing...
Diary of a 'Burning Man' Virgin

Diary of a ‘Burning Man’ Virgin

Ciao, I am ROBBIE ANGELUCCI, fron Lanciano, Abruzzo. I am your Burning Man first timer, absolutely virgin. No matter where you live or where you are coming from… it’s gonna be a long journey… but it’s gonna be so worth it! It starts like a dream, sounds like an old Eagle’s song… from a small...
The Vision of Stephen Francis Jones

The Vision of Stephen Francis Jones

Ciao! Sono Andrea Marino, photographer, and I want to share with you a great new place to hang out, in Manhattan Beach, California, designed by award-winning architect Stephen Francis Jones. “I love to travel and if my academics are any indication, I guess i picked the right work to express myself” says Stephen Frances Jones “After...
Arcosanti | Paolo Soleri - From Turin to the Arizona Desert in 92 years

Arcosanti | Paolo Soleri – From Turin to the Arizona Desert in 92 years

With a bowl of soup, a piece of bread and many friends Paolo Soleri celebrated his 92nd birthday last week. While reaching 92 is unusual, what makes this event even more interesting is where it was celebrated –  at Arcosanti, the city Paolo started building in the Arizona desert 41 years ago. The unfinished Arcosanti...
Re sink by Bruno Bondanelli

Re sink by Bruno Bondanelli

Re sink is a line of eco resin lavatories designed by architect Bruno Bondanelli. Re sink is proudly made in Italy by Dia Srl. using a non-industrial process and non-toxic paints. Each mold is hand filled and discharged, ensuring that every sink, although quite sleek, has slight differences and variations in transparency. This gives each...
FACE 2 FACE: Piero Lissoni - Renaissance Man

FACE 2 FACE: Piero Lissoni – Renaissance Man

It’s  a sunny afternoon in Los Angeles and I find myself riding my trusted Vespa from Venice Beach all the way to the GRAYE Showroom on Robertson & W 3rd Street,  just to meet a 21st century Renaissance Man: architect and designer Piero Lissoni,  born in Seregno – near Milano – a city well known...
The Ecstatic Design of Antonio Pio Saracino

The Ecstatic Design of Antonio Pio Saracino

  From ARTNews to Wallpaper*, Antonio Pio Saracino consistently holds a place on the “top” and “best” lists of respected magazines. Just what Saracino is the “top” of and the “best” at ranges from sustainable design to trendsetting to future furniture. Combine this artistic and technical breadth with a list of international exhibits that include...