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DESIGN EVENTS YOU SHOULDN’T MISS IN 2017


Posted On 9 February 2017

If you are a true design lover, one of your favourite hobbies is probably searching for events, fairs and manifestations around Italy and Europe, where you can find new industry trends and marvel at...


Architecture  / Art  / Colours  / Design  / glamour  / materials

JOURNEY THROUGH THE KARMAN ZOO, WHERE THE ANIMALS COME TO LIFE, THRILL AND DRESS UP IN LIGHT


23 January 2017

The first was Marnìn, an appliqué shaped like a moose from the white mantle dressed in dreams. Then gradually other nice-looking animals with funny names began to populate the Karman zoo, a cheerful...

Architecture  / Design  / materials  / Hotel

5 STAR HOTEL? ABSOLUTELY NOT, TODAY DESIGN AND LUXURY ARE FOUND IN HOSTELS


13 December 2016

Forget the old dumps with bunk beds, promiscuous environments and shared bathrooms. Hostels are not as they used to be and now they have become chic environments, areas with very scrupulous...

Architecture  / Art  / Colours  / Design  / Good Life  / materials  / Retail

KARMAN ILLUMINATES THE CENTRAL MARKET IN ROME


3 November 2016

The Central Market, since 2014, a florentine election place including gastronomic, art and cultural tradition, on October 5 inaugurated its own personal model of a city market in Rome, exploring a...

Colours  / Design  / fashion  / fashion week  / glamour  / materials

RECYCLED FASHION: WHEN WASTE BECOMES FASHION


15 September 2016

As Milan prepares to welcome fashion week, an international event with more than 70 runway shows full of luxury and creativity, high fashion also discovers a “green" soul, dedicated to creative...

Art  / Design  / materials

FACE TO FACE WITH THE DESIGNERS


19 July 2016

Interview with the creators of the Notredame lamps: "We are crazy, ubiquitous and courageous”. Luca De Bona and Dario De Meo are always traveling, creative minds franticly searching for new...

Design  / fashion  / materials

FASHION DISCOVERS NEW MATERIALS


4 May 2016

The fashion industry experiments with new textiles, with an eye on the environment and recycling. After the traditional organic cotton, bamboo and hemp, it is taking another step forward, testing...

Art  / Culture  / Design  / materials

HIKARU DORODANGO: SHINING MUD


27 April 2016

To paraphrase Fabrizio De Andrè, if nothing grows from diamonds, spheres as shiny as diamonds can grow from mud. Hikaru Dorodango literally means "to make mud shine": it is a Japanese art form in...

Design  / graphic design  / materials

THE ART OF MARBLER


26 April 2016

The Art of Marbler is a British educational film from 1970 offering an in-depth look at paper marbling, a centuries-old technique used to create incredible visual effects. As soon as the film begins,...

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Karman, an Italian company, was founded in 2005 in Fossombrone. The company's world moves itself with simplicity towards an original and personal decorative use of lighting in both private surroundings and public spaces.

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