Unwinding the Serpentine

Frida Escobedo discusses her design for this year's Serpentine Pavilion

Consciousness by Erez Nevi Pana

While the designer's salt-encrusted stools go on show at New York's Friedman Benda gallery, Anna Sansom questions their ingenuity

BUILDING DIGNITY

Mass Design Group speaks to DAMNº about the future of African architecture


Company News

MINI LIVING and FreelandBuck make the most out of minimum space

An unused attic space in downtown LA has been transformed into a micro-cabin.

Robert Stadler named Designer of The Year at MADE São Paulo

The Austrian designer will give a conference at the international fair for collectible design in São Paulo, Brazil.

Kvadrat joins forces with Febrik

Kvadrat has acquired a majority stake in Dutch textile company Febrik.

Productivity

Diesel Living at Fuorisalone 2017

For Fuorisalone 2017, Diesel Living presented a pop-up home, a residence for the entire range of Diesel Living products, reunited for the first time inside a newly transformed space.

Eternal by Silestone

Silestone, quartz surfaces for the interior, has presented Eternal, in a new range of colours that pays homage to exotic marbles and precious natural stone.

+STAGE units by Poggenpohl

Luxury kitchen manufacturer Poggenpohl has been honoured with the Red Dot Award for Product Design in 2017 and with the Good Design Award in 2016 for its +STAGE units.

Madera Meets Dekton by Daniel Germani

During Milan Design Week, Cosentino presented a project resulting from a collaboration with Riva1920, a company specialised in the production of solid wood furniture.