We visit Thomas Demand and Caruso St John’s The Triple Folly

When Kvadrat CEO Anders Byriel approached artist Thomas Demand with a special project, he immediately agreed. Subsequent commission for the textile brand, a collaboration between Demand and London architects Caruso St John, yielded The Triple Folly; an architectural pavilion that has just been completed at Kvadrat’s headquarters in Ebeltoft, Denmark. Working with Triple Folly Both … Read more

Artists celebrate 250 years of the Veuve Clicquot in a show in LA

Leading artists celebrate 250 years of the Veuve Clicquot in a show in LA A new exhibition by Veuve Cliquot opens in Los Angeles on October 26, in which contemporary artists – including Yayoi Kusama, Sheila Hicks, Tacita Dean and Paola Paronetto – respond to the champagne house’s free-spirited history When Madame Clicquot Ponsardin first … Read more

An interview with Finnish designer Yrjö Kukkapuro

Dense rows of firs punctuated by frozen lakes and oxblood huts; children in snow boots navigating icy sidewalks; Crystal-tipped grass that crunches underfoot. The journey to Yrjö Kukkapuro’s studio on the outskirts of Helsinki is appropriately Finnish. But once inside, all Nordic clichés end. Rows of chairs with brightly colored legs and graffiti-splattered backs are … Read more

Santay Observatory / Natura Futura Arquitectura + Juan Carlos Bamba

Santay Observatory / Natura Futura Arquitectura + Juan Carlos Bamba © José Escandón, Juan Terreros, Jhonatan Andrade + 29 Split Split Facebook Twitter post Pinterest Whatsapp or https://www.archdaily.com/987360/santay-observatory-natura-futura-arquitectura-plus-juan-carlos-bamba © José Escandón, Juan Terreros, Jhonatan Andrade Text description of the architects. The Santay Observatory is a floating space for artistic expression, training workshops for children and … Read more

Donum Estate Vertical Panorama Pavilion Studio Other rooms

Donum Estate, a 200-acre vineyard nestled between California’s Napa and Sonoma counties, ranks among the world’s premier outdoor sculpture destinations. Among his enviable holdings is a dozen bronze Zodiac Heads by Ai Weiwei, a seemingly abandoned leaden fighter plane by Anselm Kiefer, a giant gourd by Yayoi Kusama and a stainless steel banyan tree sprouting … Read more

Lungiswa Gqunta: “Sleep in Witness” at the Henry Moore Institute

Lungiswa Gqunta’s dreamscapes address intricate colonial legacies at the Henry Moore Institute South African artist Lungiswa Gqunta examines systems of knowledge, spirituality and collective experiences in her first UK solo exhibition, Sleep in Witness, at the Henry Moore Institute, Leeds South African artist Lungiswa Gqunta’s ‘Dreamscapes’ occupy three rooms at the Henry Moore Institute in … Read more

Rencontres d’Arles 2022: 5 photo exhibitions to visit

Rencontres d’Arles 2022: five photo exhibitions not to be missed We took a trip to Les Rencontres d’Arles, the world’s leading photography festival, to scout out the best photography exhibitions under the sun this year performing, experimenting, emerging, reunion, exploring and witnessing; this is how the Rencontres d’Arles categorized this year’s impressive curation of 40 … Read more

Stunning sculptures dominate the Bodrum waterfront this summer

Installed above the lush gardens and rugged coastline surrounding Maçakizi, a charming hillside hotel overlooking Türkbükü Bay on the northern edge of the Bodrum Peninsula, Between Humankind and Nature features paintings, sculptures, design and site-specific installations by famous artists contemporary artists exploring our relationship with nature and the world around us. “After the pandemic, I … Read more