Sculptural

304 Lamp by Nick Beens

304 Lamp by Nick Beens

One of our highlights of the Design Academy Eindhoven graduation show is the 304 series of lamps by Dutch designer Nick Beens.

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Illusive Luminaire by Ying Chang in Collaboration with Federico Trucchia

Illusive Luminaire by Ying Chang in Collaboration with Federico Trucchia

During the recent London Design Festival we came across these ingenious modular light sculptures designed by Ying Chang, working in collaboration with Federico Trucchia.

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Drape Collection by Christopher Stuart

Drape Collection by Christopher Stuart

Christopher Stuart, our favourite American master of sleek and sculptural forms, has launched an alluring collection of furniture at the London Design Fair.

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Option Chair by Frederik Roije

Option Chair by Frederik Roije

Frederik Roije, our favourite Dutch designer and the maestro of minimalism, has designed a clever and sophisticated new chair for Dutch design house Puik.

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Home and Lighting Collections by Addition Studio

Home and Lighting Collections by Addition Studio

Good living comes from wellness, great design and a life of purity and refinement.  

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Serenity House in Carmel: USD 11,900,000

Serenity House in Carmel: USD 11,900,000

Located on the dramatic coast just off the mythical Highway 1 near Carmel, the location of the Serenity house is rather hard to beat.

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COMED House by AD2 Architekten

COMED House by AD2 Architekten

If architecture is about creating grand design statements, this extraordinary family house in Vienna certainly succeeds in projecting its style and personality.  

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Michigan Lake House by Desai Chia Architecture and Environment Architects

Michigan Lake House by Desai Chia Architecture and Environment Architects

The shores of Lake Michigan are not part of the prairies, but this distinctive house designed by Desai Chia Architecture and Environment Architects certainly evoke the spirit and grandeur of the great plains.

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1945 Beach Avenue, Atlantic Beach, Florida: USD 1,750,000

1945 Beach Avenue, Atlantic Beach, Florida: USD 1,750,000

The house number may be 1945, but the vibe of this beachfront stunner is certainly of the 1970s.

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The Fantastically Sculptural Architecture of Cyril Lancelin

The Fantastically Sculptural Architecture of Cyril Lancelin

Fantasy homes require architects with imagination and daring, qualities which French architect Cyril Lancelin clearly has in abundance.

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Fluidity by Angie Packer

Fluidity by Angie Packer

Glass is an astonishingly beautiful and versatile material, especially in the artistic hands of Angie Packer.

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Geometric Pastries by Dinara Kasko

Geometric Pastries by Dinara Kasko

Inspiration can come from the most unexpected places, such as the kitchen of Ukranian patisserie artist Dinara Kasko.

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Cement Creations by Fernando Mastrangelo

Cement Creations by Fernando Mastrangelo

American designer Fernando Mastrangelo uses cement mixed with unusual materials such as coloured sand, salt, coffee and glass to create intriguing furniture and decorative objects which showcase the raw beauty of the materials.

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Ceramic Furniture by Eny Lee Parker

Ceramic Furniture by Eny Lee Parker

Savannah, Georgia based Korean-Brazilian designer Eny Lee Parker's love for terracotta goes far beyond the odd planter and carafe.

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Sculptural Intersections from Iacoli & McAllister

Sculptural Intersections from Iacoli & McAllister

We were delighted to come across the furniture and lighting collections from Seatle-based design studio Iacoli & McAllister during the recent Sight Unseen Offsite exhibition in New York.

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Day&Night Light by This is Bouw

Day&Night Light by This is Bouw

Ever wondered why it is bad to watch TV or use computer devices before you go to bed?

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AA House by Office of Architecture in Barcelona

AA House by Office of Architecture in Barcelona

Nestled in a forest clearing in Sant Cugat del Vallès, north of Barcelona, is a remarkable house which looks sculptural and futuristic in equal measures.

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House in Selva di Val Gardena by Rudolf Perathoner

House in Selva di Val Gardena by Rudolf Perathoner

The skiing season might be over, but that doesn't stop us from dreaming about the perfect mountain escape, especially if the chalet in question is as stylish as this.

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Viride by Goula / Figuera

Viride by Goula / Figuera

For all serial plant-killers out there, Barcelona-based designers Álvaro Goula and Pablo Figuera have come up with a clever and stylish product to help keep your indoor plants alive.

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The Craft of Thread Wrapping by Anton Alvarez

The Craft of Thread Wrapping by Anton Alvarez

The Craft of Thread Wrapping is an ongoing project by Swedish Chilean designer Anton Alvarez to create objects using different materials bound with colourful glue-coated threads.

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Kloof Road House by Nico van der Meulen Architects

Kloof Road House by Nico van der Meulen Architects

The desire to leave a mark in the world is part of human nature. 

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ST∞L Multi-Colour Stools by Erik Olovsson

ST∞L Multi-colour Stools by Erik Olovsson

Never one to let creativity restricted by material limitations, Swedish designer Erik Olovsson has created a series of highly appealing stools using nothing more than pine blocks and paint.

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Future Vintage Collection by Deft Union

Future Vintage Collection by Deft Union

What do you get when you mix mid-century design style with a dash of contemporary attitude?

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Haussmanian Apartment by Studio Razavi Architecture

Haussmanian Apartment by Studio Razavi Architecture

Paris is well known for its grand boulevards and elegant buildings.

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Regen by Wendy Andreu

Regen by Wendy Andreu

Regen is a unique system of making garments devised by Wendy Andreu, a designer fascinated by materials.

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Un-Printed Material by Nendo

Un-Printed Material by Nendo

Hot on the heels of the 50 Manga Chairs launched at Salone del Mobile in Milan, Nendo has created another intriguing display which uses frames to demonstrate the power of human imagination.

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Haus am Weinberg by UNStudio

Haus am Weinberg by UNStudio

It is rare to find a contemporary house as in tune with its surrounding landscape as the Haus am Weinberg, designed by architects UNStudio.

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Ceramic Inspirations from Atelier Polyhedre

Ceramic Inspirations from Atelier Polyhedre

Ceramicists Baptiste Ymonet and Vincent Jousseaume have been treading the fine line between art and design with great success since they founded Atelier Polyhedre in 2007.

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Furniture Collection by Artzul

Furniture Collection by Artzul

Denmark has a strong heritage of outstanding furniture design, but its reputation doesn't just rest on design classics from past masters.

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Abstraction Tables by Roxanne Flick

Abstraction Tables by Roxanne Flick

Roxanne Flick's Abstraction tables are inspired by the pioneers of Cubism.

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Furniture Sculptures by Michael Beitz

Furniture Sculptures by Michael Beitz

There is much sculpturally shaped furniture around but sculptures as furniture are somewhat harder to find.

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Watering Can and Coffee Table by George Riding

Watering Can and Coffee Table by George Riding

During our visit to New Designers 2016 we came across these beautifully crafted brass watering cans designed by George Riding.

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Priceous Air Jewellery by Eva Fernandez Martos

Priceous Air Jewellery by Eva Fernandez Martos

At a time when attention is focused on grand geopolitical issues it is easy to lose sight of the basic elements of life that we take for granted, such as the air we breathe in.

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Brutalist Inspired Ceramics by Bethany Stafford

Brutalist Inspired Ceramics by Bethany Stafford

As the reassessment of Brutalism gathers pace we are excited to discover the ceramic sculptures of Bethany Stafford.

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Scale of Ply by NOJI Architects

Scale of Ply by NOJI Architects

Plywood is often seen as a cheap and cheerful material, beloved of design students and a staple of DIY projects. 

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Solid Spin Lamps by Tamma Design

Solid Spin Lamps by Tamma Design

Clerkenwell Design Week is upon us and one of our favourite venues is the atmospheric former prison cells at the House of Detention, where the soft glow of the Solid Spin Lamps by Tamma Design really shone out from the crowd.

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Constructs and Glitches Collection by Christopher Stuart

Constructs and Glitches Collection by Christopher Stuart

We have previously covered the sculptural and minimalist works of Luur, the interdisciplinary studio of American designer Christopher Stuart. 

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Indigo Jungle Studio by Marc&Co

Indigo Jungle Studio by Marc&Co

The architects at Marc&Co have designed a bijou studio nestled in a sub-tropical garden in Brisbane which shows how to combine the work environment with the great outdoors.

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Polar Desk Lamp by Ross Gardam

Polar Desk Lamp by Ross Gardam

Melbourne-based designer Ross Gardam showcased a new collection of lamps at the Ventura / Lambrate design district at the recent Milan design week. 

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Editions by Giopato & Coombes

Editions by Giopato & Coombes

Traditional craftsmanship and cutting edge lighting technology are the building blocks for the refined lighting collection from Anglo-Italian design duo Giopato & Coombes.  

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The Double Dream of Spring by Michael Anastassiades

The Double Dream of Spring by Michael Anastassiades

London-based designer Michael Anastassiades has created a series of occasional furniture for Herman Miller every bit as sculptural and minimalist as his well known designs for lights.

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Cirkel Wall Light by Daphna Laurens

Cirkel Wall Light by Daphna Laurens

Daphne Laurens is a young Dutch designer best known for designing the Sofalamp and Fruitlamp for Cappellini.

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3D Printed Vases by Design Libero

3D Printed Vases by Design Libero

The 3D printing revolution marches on with a clever design by Design Libero which transforms used PET bottles into beautiful vases. 

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Edgeland House by Bercy Chen Studio

Edgeland House by Bercy Chen Studio

Nestled in the woods outside Austin in Texas, not too far from the Colorado River, is a stunning house remarkable as much for its sculptural presence as for its eco-credentials. 

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Monoform Living by Produce Workshop

Designers are often accused of putting their creative visions above that of their clients, but this apartment in Singapore designed by Produce Workshop shows how you can create compellingly original interior spaces when the designers apply their creativity sensitively to accommodate the client's personality.

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Stamp House by Charles Wright Architects

Stamp House by Charles Wright Architects

You may be forgiven for thinking this is a preview of the villain's lair in the next James Bond movie, but this is in fact a family house which boasts remarkable environmental credentials as well as striking good looks.

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Autumn Winter 2016 Women's Ready to Wear Collections

As the Autumn Winter 2016 women's collections draw to a close, we look back on the whirlwind tour that took fashionistas from New York to Paris via London and Milan. 

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U Bench by Luur

Luur is a multi-disciplinary design studio from the US with a sleek, streamlined aesthetic which feels utterly fresh and contemporary. 

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Tape Art by Monika Grzymala

A few years ago the world was hit by the washi tape craze, where masking tape in a proliferation of colours and patterns are used to decorate just about every surface, promising endless creativity as long as one is willing to get down and sticky.

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3D Printed Glass Vessels by Neri Oxman and the Mediated Matter Group

The 3D printing juggernaut crosses another frontier with glass as the latest material.

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Furniture by Frank Chou Design Studio

Chinese manufacturing has long been a staple of the global economy, perhaps it is time for contemporary Chinese design to take centre stage too.

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Norman Lykes House, Phoenix, Arizona: USD 3,600,0000 (GBP 2,535,000)

Frank Lloyd Wright is an architectural genius who left an indelible mark on modern architecture.

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