Drones flock, concrete hovers and lamps bloom as Studio Drift reimagines science and nature
Wonderglass fires up for the Bouroullecs
Established & sons burnt brightly before almost burning out. now new management and a creative old hand are out to prove the brand can deliver.
Peripatetic Georgian artist Andro Wekua on work, war and wandering.
Art On Sleeve
British art director Tom Hingston is behind some of the most innovative album artwork of the post-Peter Saville era. Here, in conversation with collaborator Robert Del Naja of Massive Attack, he talks 20 years of cover design and upping the ante on artist ‘merch’ with Paul Smith
Rick Owens revamps Birkenstock’s retail pop-up space
Tom Dixon on why he and his studio are hitting the road to carve out a hardworking new hub in London’s King’s Cross
With bold volumes, functional living and pivoting concrete doors, this multi-family house in Ahmedabad is a cubic feat
By day or night, the magic mushrooms of belgian ceramic artist Jos Devriendt offer a sculptural trip
How a Mexican movie mogul is hoping to revitalise his home town with a multi-venue master plan.
Beating The Odds
On the eve of his first solo show in london for eight years, we visit septuagenarian french artist christian boltanski in his studio outside paris to discuss mortality, whale sounds and a wager over death with a tasmanian devil
A Tel Aviv home offers multi-layered modernism with a Milanese twist
How Second Home is engineering the new creative hothouse
From cloud houses to concrete caves, Junya Ishigami’s architecture aims high and digs deep, as a new show in Paris reveals.
Margaret howell goes back to basics for a retail takeover at tate modern.
Gufram gets its groove on with a collection of soul-powered seating
Best Green Space
Tree-ness House, Tokyo, by Akihisa Hirata
V&A Museum of Design, Dundee, by Kengo Kuma & Associates
Marble staircases, by Gwenaël Nicolas, for Dolce & Gabbana
And The Winner's Aren't...
History’s worst design decisions, Part I: Tech
A new luxury eyewear brand with an impeccable pedigree
Architects Carmody Groarke redraw artist Julian Opie’s London studio
The Vinson View
Quality maniac and master shopper Nick Vinson on the who, what, when, where and why
Fashion designer Oliver Spencer on backing bricks and mortar
A graphic collaboration between Valentino and a legendary creative couple hits the right notes
Why do we feel so compelled to seek out emotional attachments with mechanical life forms?
Less Is Moor
The Yves Saint Laurent Museum in Marrakech is set to be a lesson in restrained elegance
Into The Fold
A mixed-media approach leads to new thinking in fine jewellery design
French artist Jean-Philippe Delhomme pulls off another sharp turn for Moncler’s A/W17 collection
With a curated Fitzrovia space and off-beat suiting, an Aussie couple looks beyond Savile Row