Posts tagged "book"
New book: The Monocle Guide to Better Living

New book: The Monocle Guide to Better Living

Monocle, one of the most successful magazines to be developed in the past decade, are about to launch their first-ever book: The Monocle Guide to Better Living. In the book the editorial team looks at one of their core themes: how to live well. You can read The Monocle Guide to Better Living as a...
Nendo 10/10 monograph from Gestalten

Nendo 10/10 monograph from Gestalten

Gestalten has just released a new book about Japanese design studio Nendo called 10/10. The book is compromised of 10 chapters, each showcasing one of Nendo’s design principles. It’s an interesting selection of Nendo´s multifaceted projects from sculptural furniture pieces and home accessories to vibrant store concepts and mystically inspired exhibition spaces.
Rethink: The Way You Live by Amanda Talbot

Rethink: The Way You Live by Amanda Talbot

Amanda Talbot’s book Rethink: The Way You Live, is a luscious, hardcover book aimed at challenging and inspiring us to reconsider the way we design our homes. Rethink: the Way You Live (Murdoch Books), is a new study of how our homes are changing in this post-recessional world. Talbot’s inspirational book is a determinately non-preachy...
Untitled limited edition book by Luis Dourado

Untitled limited edition book by Luis Dourado

Untitled is a book project by Luis Dourado. He have been working with the book for the past three years between Berlin and Oporto. Untitled was released just few days ago on the publishing house SAUNA, on a limited edition of two hundred and fifty copies. Untitled is offset printed and then hand drawn, book by...
Behind the Scenes - Stories from the Design Industry

Behind the Scenes – Stories from the Design Industry

Behinds the Scenes – Stories from the Design Industry is a new book by Hanna Nova Beatrice to be released during Stockholm Design Week 2013.   Behind the Scenes gives you an inside look at today’s design industry – the challenges it faces, the commercial undercurrents that shape and define it and a glimpse of...
New book about the work of Monica Förster - Lateral Thinking

New book about the work of Monica Förster – Lateral Thinking

With a new extensive monograph called Lateral Thinking, Monica Förster sums up her 15 years as a designer. Lateral Thinking is published by Arvinius and will be launched during Stockholm Design Week. The book illustrates her collaborations with some of the world’s most renowned design firms such as De Padova, Poltrona Frau, Cappellini, Tecno and Alessi. As...
Make Design Matter: Make design that makes a difference

Make Design Matter: Make design that makes a difference

This is the third in a series of excerpts from the book Make Design Matter by the David Report founder and editor-in-chief David Carlson. The book is a pocket size guide to meaningful design and has just been released via BIS publishers. It is available at well-stocked bookstores (links below). Creativity is the engine for innovation and new ideas. By...
Design and literature

Design and literature

Pétrifications is a project by the ÉCAL/ MAS-Luxe 2012 student Krzysztof J. Lukasik which allowed him to reconcile his interest in design with the one for literature. The project was inspired by his own experience as a reader who, when interrupted in his reading, too often left his book opened at the page he was reading. Pétrifications...
Make Design Matter: Be open minded

Make Design Matter: Be open minded

This is the second in a series of excerpts from the book Make Design Matter by the David Report founder and editor-in-chief David Carlson. The book is a pocket size guide to meaningful design and has just been released via BIS publishers. It is available at well-stocked bookstores (links below). Be open minded Great Ormond Street Hospital is a global...
Make Design Matter: Find new solutions

Make Design Matter: Find new solutions

This is the first in a series of excerpts from the book Make Design Matter by the David Report founder and editor-in-chief David Carlson. The book is a pocket size guide to meaningful design and has just been released via BIS publishers. It is available at well-stocked bookstores (links below). Find new solutions Sometimes a small change...