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The future of design: Reisinger Studio’s ethereal rendered environments

Andrés Reisinger (1990) is truly a jack of all trades, working as a multidisciplinary artist and director, as well as in product, interior and 3D graphic design. The Argentinian-born artist works under the name Reisinger Studio, and from his base in Barcelona, works alongside numerous clients to create one-of-a-kind virtual environments. Reisinger Studio has 12 years of experience in creating and forming worlds in collaboration with interior and furniture designers, including Italian designers Patricia Urquiola and Cassina, New-York-based designer and…

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A Rose-Tinted Oasis: an iconic Mallorcan holiday home (that you can rent!)

Located in the south of Mallorca, John Pawson’s effortlessly cool Neuendorf House is a site to behold. Originally designed for a German art dealer, the pink-tinted structure is nestled within an almond grove and offers tranquil sea and mountain views. Built between 1987 and 1989, John Pawson and Claudio Silvestrin’s first full architectural project the Neuendorf House (also known as Els Comellars) has become a design classic. Indoor / outdoor living Its grand proportions and cool stone construction play with…

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Daring Design: Iconic architecture around the world

Which architect surprises with the most spectacular design? Which creative thinks oustide the box, resulting in an iconic piece of architecture? These triumphs of contemporary architecture are daring. They surprise and inspire.   Zaha Hadid Architects, 2012 Heydar Aliyev Centre in Baku Azerbaijan   In Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, Zaha Hadid Architects was selected to build the cultural centre, Heydar Aliyev Centre. The building is a break from the rigid and monumental Soviet architecture. Instead it aspires to the…

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MUST (MUST!) GO: PARADISO ART HOTEL IN IBIZA

“Party in the city where the heat is on. All night, on the beach till the break of dawn. Welcome to Miami! Bienvenidos a Miami!” Or was it Ibiza? No, your night of partying on the Spanish island didn’t get out of hand, you didn’t have too many drinks, blacked out and accidentally woke up across The Atlantic. Do not worry: you’re still in Ibiza. Decovry presents: the mind-blowing Paradiso Hotel with awesome Miami retro vibes.…

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WELCOME AT GRAAF, A BELGIAN DESIGN B&B

Hidden in the historic heart of Gent, at only a stone’s throw from the vibrant Patershol district and the famous Gravensteen Castle, is located the B&B Graaf. Or rather, the ‘creative, unique and authentic design B&B Graaf’: all three rooms, owned by Gwynn Coumans (33) and Kenzo Krijgsman (28), are drenched in Belgian design. More than 30 Belgian designers are represented in beds, wall paint, shelves and even the breakfast tableware. Among them are Atelier Belge, Studio Ellefant, Lustr.Design, Joël…

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6 Holiday Homes with a Jaw-Dropping View

Ooh winter blues… it makes you feel like booking a flight to a mythical place where design meets nature. Lucky us, Belgian travel journalist Sebastiaan Bedaux united 50 of the most stylish hideouts worldwide in his book ‘Mountain View: The Perfect Holiday Homes’. One look inside this book and you’ll discover an enormous variety in style, price and geography, but all homes have one thing in common: their wow factor. Here is our top 6 selection of hidden architectural gems…

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FALL IN LOVE WITH THIS LIFESTYLE HOTEL IN NEW YORK

Mentally packing your bags when someone mentions New York? No need to wait, book that trip and get ready for take-off! Your home in New York? Maybe this cool lifestyle hotel: Hotel 50 Bowery Hotel 50 Bowery is located on one of the oldest thoroughfares in Manhattan, embedded within the cultural crossroads of New York City’s iconic Chinatown and Lower East Side. New York is not a city, It’s a world. Wanderers, creatives, professionals and locals…Hotel 50 Bowery aims to…

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DAYDREAM ALERT: 5 STUNNING BEACH HOUSES

With summer winding down, we can’t stop reminiscing about vacations past, present and future, with long days spent relaxing at the beach, the pool or the lake. To honour our love for all things design and days full of sunshine, we’ve made a curated selection of stunning waterfront homes and getaways that have this beautiful and precious good in common – the water. If these beach houses don’t want to make you live by the water, then no beach house…

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WHY YOU NEED TO GO TO NEW YORK: 25 HOTSPOTS

All ‘city of dreams’ clichés aside: New York City is an absolute must-visit. Hot in summer, dreamy in winter, lovely in spring and breathtakingly beautiful in fall. The city really does have it all. Playing Sinatra in your head as we speak? So are we! Sit back, relax and take a stroll ‘around the neighbourhood’ with our favourite New York Hotspots. Discover Brooklyn The time that Brooklyn was the less cool version of Manhattan lies far behind us. In fact,…

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