Artistic Synapses – Attack & Protection

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    It would be great to constantly live in peace. The truth is, that in life, all the creatures suffer threats and need to develop mechanisms of attack and defense in order to survive, find food, avoid predators, protect from the environment, etc. Humans may not have such “threats” as the ones suffered by the wild animals, but we also have to …

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It’s trending: 10 Examples of the Totem Style in Design and Art 

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At Eclectic Trends we have always presented some of the world’s leading designers, and today it will be no different. Let’s start this beautiful post with one of the legends of design - Ettore Sottsass, one of the leading heads of the Memphis Movement. Back in the days Sottsass designed iconic ceramic design pieces, mainly made out of elementary forms …

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Hybridisation – A Lifestyle Trend A/W 2017/18

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I had promised to release one full Micro Trend after my trend lecture during the Barcelona Design Week 2017. The question actually was which one to pick. The most different of the four is probably HYBRIDISATION. Working currently on the next four micro trends I will lecture about in 2018, this a current keyword that pops up again very often …

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Tracking back trends on IG: 10 examples of Intense Blue

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A favorite App for so many, Instagram has certainly changed the access and the pace of how we look at interiors, exhibitions, travel destinations or fashion. We would even go this far, to say that photography that is shared on Instagram is having a certain impact on trends and taste today - or can you recall a huge trend of …

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Barcelona Design Week 2017 – A Trend Lecture Review

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For those of you who couldn't attend, I'd like to recap the past trend lecture given during the Barcelona Design Week 2017 sharing 4 Lifestyle Trends A/W 2017/18. It's been wonderful to have the opportunity to lecture in my own home town being used to travel otherwise to international events. I hope I'll be able to repeat this in another occasion! The audience was …

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Artistic Synapses – Unpredictability

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    “Unpredictability” seems to work well with the concepts of disorder, chaos and randomness. We use that word and concept many times in our lives (for instance, we have a state of Unpredictability in our lives when we live a hectic life and when we are confused and don’t know what to do…). But the truth, in mathematics, seems to be …

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