French designer Matali Crasset revealed a threeroom, walk-in installation for fittings manufacturer Dornbracht at last week’s Passagen, the satellite event which runs parallel to the Cologne Furniture Fair. The work is a re-interpretation of the bathroom as a room conceived for refreshment and regeneration. The Green Sofa room features pots of plants and an atomiser producing calming air.
Mother Design New York has developed the brand, which launches alongside refurbished interiors from consultancy Yabu Pushelberg.
As Expo 2020 opens in the Middle East, we run down some of our favourite pavilions – featuring DIY spaceships and the world’s largest passenger lift.
We speak to exhibition designers to find out how they navigate the unique challenges of designing for a show that will occupy multiple venues.
A biomass fuel solution for farms, a unique hydrogen innovation and a service which cuts down on food waste are among the winners of Prince William’s environmental awards.