if you are in milan for the design week you shouldn’t be too obsessed with the idea of seeing everything in a short time. select what you really want to see. affacted by mies van der rohe‘s statement ‘less is more’ and by the bad weather we made some sightseeing and shopping and in the end we visited richard hutten for a gin tonic.
on the roof of milan’s gothic cathedral ‘duomo’
torre velasca – much debated at the time of its construction in 1957 but dominant in milan’s skyline
customize your tic tac box
camilla is fashion designer. she names her collection: reale slow-fashion. couple days ago she opened her own shop in the centre of milano. visit her at via brisa 15!
richard hutten elephant’s, his work from 2006, was standing at some places in milano. the ‘fuck’ doesn’t include his design.
fabian von spreckelsen, derya inanici, me and theda shoppe at the richard hutten showroom
richard hutten’s new collection ‘layers': a table made of books with an epoxy coating
another piece of his collection ‘layers': a table made of foam with an epoxy coating
the ghost collection – nhow hotel – 2nd floor, zona tortona
lonneke gordijn & ralph nauta – drift – presenting their ghost collection
bonjour! french designers in milano: olivier lellouche, julien demanche, najla el zein, nicholas daul and marcus fairs from dezeen
barbara kooij and barbara vos, promoting the royal dutcheese exhibition
sajoscha talira and paul timmer – 2 royal dutcheese, royal academy of art, den haag
mieke meijer, emely hermans and daphna isaacs – girls from eindhoven. presenting their work in a caravan
at the studio job exhibition. me and jeanne van beers, general manager of the designhuis, eindhoven
studio job exhibition. the gap between design and art – I love it
martijn ten bhoner, ivo stuyfzand, thomas de wolf, from tu eindhoven, department of industrial design
niels van eijk next to his blommy buddies. a work of him and miriam van der lubbe
caterina di lorgi and her collegue interviewing me for their blog – blogosfere
at the maarten baas party. good music, good people, great talk
.. it’s late. I am tried. we spend the night at the maarten baas party and had some drinks. I feel overloaded with design. I go to bed now and will post the rest in the morning…. lalala