The group OKOLO, founded in Prague in 2009, is celebrating its fifth anniversary this year. The four initiators of the project – Adam Štěch, Jakub Štěch, Matěj Činčera and Jan Kloss – independently and individually address design in all its facets, develop concepts, publications, exhibitions and commission products, convey phenomena and make them visible.
Cristina Grajales Gallery is excited to announce the opening of Alexandra Agudelo's solo exhibition, Silver Works, taking place at the Colombian Embassy Residence in Washington D.C.
The Italian Institute of Culture in Paris is glad to present from March 26th to May 6th the first important retrospective on NUCLEO, the art and design collective led by Piergiorgio Robino.
Influential London-based Italian designer Martino Gamper guest-curates a new exhibition at the Serpentine Sackler Gallery.
￼Handcrafting and craftsmanship are the focus at EXEMPLA and both are exactly what Piet Hein Eek has been doing for the past twenty years. The exhibition shows how a collection has been built over the years by looking at the materials, techniques and craftsmanship.
To highlight its commitment in fostering local designers and talents in the UAE, Tashkeel, a contemporary art organisation based in Dubai, is supporting three young Emirati designers to each develop a range of products which will be exhibited at Design Days Dubai 2014.
Follonico is both serene and sensual, cleverly narrating the simple rural rhythms of Tuscan lifestyle. This once forgotten aged farmhouse, now lovingly preserved, is brimming with a curatorial interior collage of salvage, vintage, worn imperfection and a splash of romantic escapism.
Toni Grilo has designed two new pieces for Riluc : the Vibe side table and the Wing wall shelf, as well as new finishes for the Line chair and the Mousse table. Riluc is a Portuguese manufacturer highly skilled with regard to metal used throughout his collection. The resulting effect is a range with a very strong image.
Gallery Libby Sellers is pleased to announce a solo-exhibition of new works by Anton Alvarez. The exhibition's title pays homage to the 1979 hit rap by Sugarhill Gang and perfectly encapsulates both the energetic spirit of these new works and Alvarez's background in graffiti art.