The Growroom – food producing architecture

We bet, there is no-one in the design world, who hasn’t noticed the green living lifestyle, we do not call it a ‘trend’ anymore, the urban jungle communities grow and urban gardening and farming is more popular than ever. Just in September we were able to visit a book launch, of the Urban Jungle Bloggers  and […]

The S House By Nicolas Schuybroek

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One can’t help but think immediately of Vincent Van Duysen when observing the color palette of this single-family house accomplished by Belgian architect Nicolas Schuybroek of NS Architects. No wonder since Nicolas has been working as project director for Van Duysen in Antwerp, handling various high-end architecture projects in Belgium and beyond. In August 2011, he […]

When Interior Design Meets Fashion: Architectonic Design

I am back with a new post on the series When Interior Meets Fashion. Thanks to contemporary technologies, complex architectonic patterns have been integrated in today’s fashion industry. High quality of specifically textured fabrics help build complex structures, so let’s talk about Architectonic Design in both fields, interior design and fashion. In the interior design field however, getting […]

Pierre Cardin’s Residence Le Pallais Bulles

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Raf Simons, Artistic Director of Christian Dior, gained inspiration from the colors, textures and light of the landscape of the Cote d’Azure when designing the Cruise 2016 collection. The unreal residence Le Pallais Bulles of Pierre Cardin, otherwise known as the ‘Bubble Palace’ was designed by Hungarian architect Antti Lovag who was inspired by the igloos he enjoyed building […]

Travel treasures: Moscow, Russia | Part I

Moscow has been a complete surprise to me. I did not expect that much beauty (and that pastel colored architecture!) concentrated in the very center of it. I had two days off before starting the trainings and was basically strolling through the pedestrian streets, visiting a local food market in the outskirts and a very […]