Arts and Leisure

Book City

Los Contratistas

12 Sep 2014

For the Abierto Mexicano de Diseño 2013, leading MDF company Masisa invited contemporary art studio Los Contratistas to design a pavilion for the Casa Bosques Bookstore in Mexico City. The studio, which specialises in developing fine art experiences and is led by Isauro Huizar, was asked by Masisa to create an installation that would demonstrate the qualities of the MDF materials and how

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paramodelic-grafitti

Paramodel

11 Sep 2014

The University of Michigan Museum of Art presents Paramodel, an art collaborative established by contemporary Japanese artists Yasuhiko Hayashi and Yûsuke Nakano, in their latest exhibition that features an installation derived from the duo's most famous series, paramodelic-graffiti. In the installation at UMMA, bright blue lines run across the walls, ceiling and floor in all directions,

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The Werkstatt

MCM Architecture

21 Aug 2014

The Werkstatt, meaning workshop in German, is a showcase for the whole Sto Group and a new east London cultural venue. The ideas and aspirations of architects and engineers continue to inspire Sto to continue to develop suitable new products and services. MCM Architecture was appointed by Sto to create a bespoke facility that will change the current perceptions of the company within the UK. Sto

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Africa House

Perspective

21 Aug 2014

Perspective was appointed to curate and manage the commissioning process for a large scale artwork to be set in a dramatic new space at Africa House. The building features a soaring atrium with interior glass lifts, which provide a convenient viewing platform for a striking piece of contemporary art. Extensive research proffered a wide selection of international artists for the client to

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Dior Autumn-Winter Haute Couture Show

Bureau Betak

20 Aug 2014

The Musée Rodin in Paris played host to Christian Dior's Autumn-Winter Haute Couture Show, transformed by a stunning set design from Creative Director and Producer Alexandre de Betak, founder of Bureau Betak. Betak filled the runway area with a blanket of orchid flowers that seemed to almost overflow through the entirety of the circular show space. Guests attending the long anticipated

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