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The french company Ateliers Zelij is pursuing its revolution of the traditional moroccan tile with «Limited » collection, a selection of its best seller patterns and exclusive designs by Samir Mazer.  Since the 12th century, zelliges are made with clay of Fez, known for its quality and the ease with which it may be carved. The zellige creations imagined by Samir Mazer and produced by Ateliers Zelij offer shapes and pictorial compositions which break with the millenary codes of arabo-andalusian art while respecting traditionnal process of production. Lire la suite…

 
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From february 28th to april 30th, Triode will present “Le Voyage” by Apparatus, the very first exhibition celebrating ten years of american design in Paris. A journey through the collection of New York-based design studio Apparatus, Le Voyage features the studio’s lighting, furniture and objects in an environment conceived by Creative Director Gabriel Hendifar. Founded in 2012, the studio draws on a vocabulary of desire to explore both object and environment, interpreting the historical and cultural through a modern lens.
 

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In collaboration with the talented Danish designer Laura BildeHANDVÄRK now complete the Studio Lamp serie : an industrial look that is directly inspired by traditional photo lamps. The Danish starlet has worked closely with HANDVÄRK to develop the first floor lamp, which was first launched at Maison & Objet in Paris in 2016. Lire la suite…

 

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From february 24th to march 7th, Joyce Gallery will introduce Nochapiq in Paris with “Road Trip” exhibition. Alongside her activities in the luxury, fashion and beauty sectors, Noémie Chaillet-Piquand has revealed her artistic talent. In 2018, at the age of 44, the fashion-designer, inventor, interior-decorator and stylist began working under the name Nochapiq. This is now a signature the artist uses, believes in and attaches to everyday wrapped objects, ruffled items of furniture and Parisian paving stones decorated in different colours etc. Her favourite material: the bolduc ribbons produced by luxury fashion houses. A perfect combination of art and today’s society. Lire la suite…

 

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Parisian precursor of the emerging “listening bar” culture, Jean Louis la Nuit offers a place where vinyl lovers can come together to listen to their favourite albums with high fidelity analogue sound. An out of the ordinary place for an extraordinary character; a platform dedicated to young creators of fashion, art and design. Shaped as a 70’s cave and open to all forms of experimentation, its visitors are submerged into a retro futuristic vibe, unlike any other in Paris. Lire la suite…

 

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Inspired by a heroine of Danish storyteller Karen Blixen, the tales from her life in Kenya during the 1920’s and 30’s and as accounted in her celebrated novels such as ‘Out Of Africa’. The design of The Dark Spine Rug by Camilla Stærk for Handvark is an interpretation of a spine silhouette.  Lire la suite…

 

House of Crafts

From september 13th to 15th, Ateliers Zelij will be part of House of Crafts exhibition  curated by AD Germany in Berlin to focus on a new generation of craftmen. The 2019 made to measure collections imagined by Samir Mazer for Ateliers Zelij continue the reinvention of the traditional Moroccan zellige. New motifs, new shapes, new assemblage patterns, new placing methods, since 2013 thanks to its very own research and development atelier based in Toulouse, this studio specialized in tiling reinvents the infinite possibilities of the small clay tile, building a bridge between Moroccan tradition and contemporary architecture. Lire la suite…

 

Visions/Perceptions, TRIODE, Paris, France

Until the 5thof October at the gallery Triode, Calico Wallpaper, John Hogan and Ladies & Gentlemen Studio come together to explore the phenomenon of illusory perception through an installation. Three distinct pieces dialogue together, creating an environment mixing material reality and optical illusions. Lire la suite…

 

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In the continuous search of something new, Secret d’Atelier comes up with its latest collection of luxury floors: the Illusion Collection, a real technological triumph that makes possible to put together considerably realistic images by an innovative and artistic process. The idea of this image arrangement stems from a meeting between Secret d’Atelier teams and a famous photographer. Very keen on art and new technologies, they decide to combine these two worlds and put art at our feet through a trompe l’oeil effect on parquet floorboards: the Illusion Collection was born. Lire la suite…

 

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Emil Thorup. Founder of HANDVÄRK and the designer of the first collection of furniture, autodidactic 35-year old Emil Thorup was formerly a celebrated TV-Host, with a lifelong passion for architecture and design. He is greatly inspired by the Bauhaus movement and strives to minimize unnecessary theatrics in his design, still pursuing a Nordic warmth. Lire la suite…