Modern Home Design Archives

May 2010

NAP by Kasper Salto

31 May 2010
I remember from my own search journey to find nicely designed chairs that it isn't as easy as it sounds. If you are on the look, I just discovered a nice new chair called "NAP" that got its premiere at the Salone Internazionale del Mobile in Milan 2010 last April. It is a new stackable chair designed by the award winning Danish designer Kasper Salto for the furniture design brand "Republic of Fritz Hansen"...
Today I'll take a look at the architecture and interior of the Belgian pavilion at Expo 2010 Shanghai that runs from 1 May through 31 October 2010. The event in Shanghai will host over 200 countries that participate with their own building. The theme of this year’s expo is "Better City, Better Life", a plea for a better living in future urban environments thanks to a carefully devised urban policy and sustainable development...
A very fun but challenging project that my company had the pleasure to work on recently is Designcollectors, a new Belgian online shop specializing in design furniture from Vitra. It was refreshing to work with a client with a common passion for original design that enriches and contributes to your life… Designcollectors: a new Belgian online design shop & blog

Vitra House

09 May 2010
Swiss based furniture manufacture Vitra has build a new home for its home collection. You'll find it on their campus near the swiss border in Weil am Rhein, Germany. The building is a design from Swiss architects Herzog & De Meuron. After the jump you'll find the text from Vitra with more details about this fascinating project. I also like to thank Julien Lannoo, the photographer of the pictures you'll see. If you ever need some quality pictures taken, Julien is the man to call...

Colour Rain

07 May 2010
If you are looking for a new source for colorful, graphic art posters I may have found something to your liking. Somewhere in the middle of Copenhagen there is a small studio called Colour Rain... Colour Rain