The founder of industrial design

The founder of industrial design

The man, who shaped the profession of industrial designer the way we know it today, is called Raymond Loewy. Exceptionally talented, with amazing flair for business and natural gift for persuasion, he brought about a real revolution in industry during…
Glass bricks

Glass bricks

One of the most recent projects of the Dutch architectural bureau MVRDV is the reconstruction of the façade of a building situated in the historic centre of Amsterdam, in one of the most popular commercial streets. What is interesting in…
Christien Meindertsma’s Flax chair

Christien Meindertsma’s Flax chair

Flax chair by Christien Meindertsma won two Dutch Design Awards due to the innovative use of flax fibers as a construction material. It is made from long and short flax fibers combined with PLA – sugarcane polylactic acid or cornstarch.…