Bas Smets: Towards a New Generation of Landscape Architects

— May, 08 2020

Archaeology is a pertinent source of knowledge on ancient cultures – its enquiry deeply embedded in the past. Brussels-based landscape architect Bas Smets switches this timeline around as he looks towards designing what he calls ‘the archaeology of the future’.

Alessandro Roma: Inner Landscapes

— May, 06 2020

TLmag caught up with Alessandro Roma, who delved into different techniques, exploring castings, printing on fabrics, ceramics, and collage.

Natutama: Life Beyond the Amazon Rainforest

— May, 05 2020

This poetic monochromatic photo series by Brazilian-American photographer Eliseu Cavalcante documents his 2500 mile journey down the length of the Amazon River – capturing the life of the people who live on its shores.

Mediamatic: Rethinking Intimacy

— May, 01 2020

Mediamatic is inspired by the government regulations in the wake of COVID-19 and presents ‘Serres Separée’, which prompts a new design for dining together. 

Carine Boxy: Soft as the Moon, Rough as the Earth

— April, 28 2020

Deep in the middle of the Flemish fields, Belgian designer Carine Boxy creates large interior landscapes of sheepskin that drape over floors, walls and furniture. Her beautiful workplace breathes her aesthetics: rough,

Floris Wubben Breaks the Mould

— April, 27 2020

With his ‘Pressed’ objects, innovative Dutch ceramicist Floris Wubben continues to push the limits of his materials by using a self-developed extrusion machine to explore their characteristics and their behaviour when being moulded.

Dreamstones, Amy Hilton

— April, 24 2020

‘Quelle pierrerie, le ciel fluide !’ Stephan Mallarmé, « Conflit » dans Divagations, 1897 Roger Caillois perceived the “art of nature” not as an anthropomorphic…

Alexandre Chary: Organic and Dynamic

— April, 23 2020

Designer Alexandre Chary is currently spending time between France and China, all the while exploring new approaches in his practice. He collaborates with various design groups, artists, and craftsmen from both sides of the world.

Jörg Bräuer’s ‘Insel der Zeit’

— April, 23 2020

Jörg Bräuer pursues his poetic and aesthetic quest, focusing on landscapes, architecture and still lifes with a pictorial quality that exposes the finer details with great depth and contrast, revealing the restrained beauty that inhabits the unknown world around us.

Cromarbo: Open-Book Marble

— April, 20 2020

For four generations, the Croonenberghs family has shared their passion for marble with architects, designers and lovers of fine materials and stories through their family business. Now, Isabelle Croonenberghs and her brother Bruno are orchestrating the future of Cromarbo,

Luigi Pericle ‘On Stage’

— April, 17 2020

As part of the #StayHome campaign, Ascona-based Archivio Luigi Pericle is proposing a series of encounters devoted to the life and work of Swiss artist Luigi Pericle.

Efforts of Togetherness

— April, 17 2020

Despite events being cancelled or postponed on a worldwide scale, and the precarious situation that many cultural institutions and designers have landed in because of the COVID-19 pandemic, we have also seen a new urgency develop to create new ways of retaining solidarity and connection.

Åsa Jungnelius: Rethinking Relations

— April, 16 2020

TLmagazine speaks to visual artist Åsa Jungnelius in light of the uncomfortable circumstances caused by the COVID-19 outbreak. Especially now, her methodology and materialization sparks interesting perspectives and discussions.

Fabian von Spreckelsen, Iron and Rust

— April, 15 2020

German artist Fabian von Spreckelsen artisanal approach to sculpture guides him to create unique and bespoke pieces for Spazio Nobile with a singular identity, using Corten steel and eroded metal.

Glenn Adamson: Material Culture

— April, 13 2020

By focusing on craft and materiality as a common fabric, curator and writer Glenn Adamson’s practice hopes to cross cultural and language barriers alike. TLmag spoke to Glenn to learn more about his extensive research on material culture,

Raimund Abraham: Angles and Angels

— April, 10 2020

In the solo exhibition Raimund Abraham: Angles and Angels. Drawings Models Prototypes, the MAK presents works by the Austrian-American architect Raimund Abraham.

Kristina Riska’s ‘Fysis’

— April, 10 2020

One of Finland’s most internationally renowned ceramic artists, Kristina Riska’s first solo show with Galerie Forsblom showcases two series that each reflect on the artist’s methodology of bringing unknown or looked over ideas into the spotlight.

Broken Nature — Humans Are Earth

— April, 09 2020

TLmag caught up with last year’s La Triennale di Milano’s curator Paola Antonelli to learn more about her focus on restorative design, how she sees the future of human-made design and the inspirations behind the immense exhibition.

Sarah Myerscough Gallery: Tectonics

— April, 04 2020

Sarah Myerscough Gallery presents Tectonics, a show focussing on ancient materials which speak of the nature of the planet and her crust. The earth’s masses surfaces in formations that have been eroded and transformed within the deep fabric of time.