Former silk mill in Italy finds second life as contemporary art space

Former silk mill in Italy finds second life as contemporary art space

A former silk mill near Cremona has been converted into a sort of creative factory, which houses art ateliers and exhibition spaces.

Apple Mac Pro second generation (2013), the day desktop computer changed shape

Apple Mac Pro second generation (2013), the day desktop computer changed shape

Apple Mac Pro second generation (2013). History, ancestors, design and manufacturing of one of the most innovative and controversial desktop computers ever

London | Matti Suuronen’s Futuro House at Central Saint Martins

London | Matti Suuronen’s Futuro House at Central Saint Martins

A Futuro House, the futuristic abode designed by architect Matti Suuronen in the ’60s has landed onto a roof of the Central Saint Martins in London

Wang Shu – Amateur Architecture Studio. Exhibition at the Louisiana Museum

Wang Shu – Amateur Architecture Studio. Exhibition at the Louisiana Museum

Wang Shu-Amateur Architecture Studio is the 1st of a series of monographic exhibitions entitled “The Architect’s Studio”organized by the Louisiana Museum

Osborne 1 (1981) – when the personal computer became portable

Osborne 1 (1981) – when the personal computer became portable

The Osborne 1, history and design of the first portable personal computer, designed by Lee Felsenstein and produced by Osborne Corporation from 1981 to 1983

Arte Sella | when art arises from Nature

Arte Sella | when art arises from Nature

Arte Sella is one of the most interesting open-air art galleries in Italy, in this stunning museum site-specific artworks are placed into an Alpine forest

Pack the bathtub in the suitcase! Contemporary design paths

Pack the bathtub in the suitcase! Contemporary design paths

The designs selected by Milano Trend.Lab demonstrate a change in today’s society often made of urban nomads for whom a house is a temporary space

Olivetti Programma 101: at the origins of the Personal Computer

Olivetti Programma 101: at the origins of the Personal Computer

The Olivetti Programma 101 desk-top computer; history, design and legacy of what possibly is the first human-centered personal computer ever invented

All the Danish chairs at the Designmuseum Danmark

All the Danish chairs at the Designmuseum Danmark

Chairs by Panton, Jacobsen, Wegner, Saarinen, & Aalto narrate the fascinating history of modern Danish and Scandinavian design at the Designmuseum Danmark

Computer design: Commodore PET 2001 (1977)

Computer design: Commodore PET 2001 (1977)

The Commodore PET 2001, possibly the first personal computer ever, with its angular, white colored, case is the epitome of technology design in the ’70s

Museum gardens  | when the garden is an exhibit

Museum gardens | when the garden is an exhibit

When the garden of a museum is a major exhibit: The Jardin des Plantes of the MNHN in Paris and the japanese gardens of the Adachi Museum of art in Japan

History of Computer design: Holborn 9100 (1981)

History of Computer design: Holborn 9100 (1981)

Released in 1981, the Dutch microcomputer Holborn 9100, with its periscope-like monitor, is one of the most “futuristic” computer designs of the Eighties

“Next Level” ARoS extension by Schmidt Hammer Lassen & James Turrell

“Next Level” ARoS extension by Schmidt Hammer Lassen & James Turrell

Designed by Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects with James Turrell, “Next Level” is an ambitious extension project for the ARoS museum in Aarhus, Denmark

Florence | interactive installation at the Uffizi

Florence | interactive installation at the Uffizi

The Uffizi Gallery in Florence presented in October 2014 an innovative multimedia installation allowing users to virtually visit the impressive Tribuna room

Los Angeles – Lucas Museum of Narrative Art by MAD, a preview

Los Angeles – Lucas Museum of Narrative Art by MAD, a preview

A preview of the new Lucas Museum of Narrative Art – to be built in Exposition Park, Los Angeles -, designed by China-based design firm MAD Architects

Poissy Galore – Insects Museum and Visitor Center  | AWP + HHF

Poissy Galore – Insects Museum and Visitor Center | AWP + HHF

Nominated for the Mies Van Der Rohe Award 2017, the Poissy Galore Insects Museum designed by AWP + HHF combines contemporary architecture and rural culture

Hitchcock goes to the Museum

Hitchcock goes to the Museum

For Alfred Hitchcock, museums have always had a special allure as filming locations: such as the British Museum in Blackmail, the Legion of Honor in Vertigo

Vallauris: ceramic art and the spirit of Picasso

Vallauris: ceramic art and the spirit of Picasso

The Chateau of Vallauris, in the French Riviera, houses the Magnelli / Ceramic Art museums together with the painting cycle “War and Peace” by Pablo Picasso

Norwegian Wild Reindeer Pavilion – Viewpoint Snøhetta

Norwegian Wild Reindeer Pavilion – Viewpoint Snøhetta

The iron and timber Wild Reindeer observation pavilion designed by Snøhetta in central Norway is an example of how good architecture often relies on simplicity

NYC | Scraps: Fashion, Textiles and Creative Reuse at the Cooper Hewitt

NYC | Scraps: Fashion, Textiles and Creative Reuse at the Cooper Hewitt

The exhibition “Scraps: Fashion, Textiles and Creative Reuse” presents the work of 3 designers who put sustainability at the heart of the design process

BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group – Danish pavilion at Shanghai Expo 2010

BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group – Danish pavilion at Shanghai Expo 2010

The spiraling architecture of the Denmark pavilion at Shanghai Expo 2010 by Bjarke Ingels Group housed a little futuristic Danish city teleported to China

Prada opens Osservatorio, a new gallery focused on photography in Milan

Prada opens Osservatorio, a new gallery focused on photography in Milan

In December 2016, the Prada Foundation opens “Osservatorio”, a new exhibition space focused on photography, in Milan’s Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II

Paris: Archiee’s exhibition system makes tradition and technology meet

Paris: Archiee’s exhibition system makes tradition and technology meet

The project “Pleat Luster” has been conceived by Paris-based design practice Archiee for an exhibition at the “Maison de la Culture du Japon ” in Paris

House of Natural Science, Bjerringbro – Nord Architects

House of Natural Science, Bjerringbro – Nord Architects

The House of Natural Science is a learning center, and an iconic and sustainable cylindrical building, designed by NORD Architects in Bjerringbro, Denmark


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