Design studio Nadadora has created a swivelling lounge chair for Spanish brand Sancal featuring a deep concave seat based on the shell of a tortoise. Nadadora designed the Tortuga chair, complete with pouf and table, as a comfortable and lightweight addition to Sancal’s Futura collection. The Barcelona studio based the chair on a tortoise shell, which isContinue Reading

Visitors to OMA’s new Faena Forum in Miami are greeted by an eight-metre-tall tree depicting an array of memories and thoughts by Studio Job. Unveiled yesterday as part of Design Miami, the Tree of Life will remain a permanent installation outside OMA’s cylindrical addition to the Miami Beach coastline. It is the latest work in an ongoing collaborationContinue Reading

Calm modernism is out and anarchic forms are in at this year’s Design Miami collectors’ fair, as designers respond to tumultuous political times. The fair, which for the last few years has been dominated by mid-century French and vintage furniture, is this time stuffed with more experimental pieces. “Times are crazy,” said Juan Garcia MosquedaContinue Reading