A Sister’s Eulogy for Steve Jobs // Novelty was not Steve’s highest value. Beauty was. // His philosophy of aesthetics reminds me of a quote that went something like this: “Fashion is what seems beautiful now but looks ugly later; art can be ugly at first but it becomes beautiful later.”
Driven by the notion of material ambiguity, ‘Oddity’ adopts a curious approach to the use of materials in relation to embroidery practice, challenging the traditional parameters of this luxury technique. Play is at the heart of this project, as both colour and material are explored and combined in an instinctive way generating unique aesthetic values. Utilising a combination of un-conventional materials applied using labour intensive digital embroidery techniques, ‘Oddity’ challenges not…
Image 1 of 20 from gallery of Sow Geneva / SAOTA + SRA Kössler & Morel Architects. Photograph by Stefan Antoni
POLLOCK | SOFAS - EN With a contemporary eye, the Pollock seating system revisits the aesthetic values that distinguished the eponymous seating system, a company best-seller at the end of the ‘90s.
Timeless aesthetic values 👌 Frits Hennigsen's FH419 Heritage Chair, designed in 1930, draws inspiration from French imperial and 17th century British styles to create a comfortable, inviting classic for any space. #fritshenningsen #carlhansenandson #danishdesign