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All you need to know about Materialising Colour

Our new book reveals how Giulio Ridolfo takes inspiration from nature, pop culture and traditional craft to help Kvadrat find the colours for its collections
Published: Thursday, 21 May 2020

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Bruce Mau Know How - Make Fact-Based Optimism Your Mantra
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams -Bruce Mau has a way to help you dream smarter
Published: Monday, 18 May 2020
Bruce Mau Know How - Your 3-Minute Manifesto
We all have an image of a more abundant and equitable world we'd like to live in - Bruce Mau is here to show us how to make it a reality
Published: Monday, 11 May 2020
Why Bruce Mau's new book is exactly what we need right now
The designer is out to change the world - and he's just given us the tools to help him do it
Published: Wednesday, 6 May 2020
Soviet Space Dreams: It's Not Rocket Science (Actually, It Is)
How the reclusive rocket scientist, mathematician and writer Konstantin Tsiolkovsky shaped the USSR's space race
Published: Wednesday, 29 April 2020
How slick thinking on city design can stop future pandemics
The downsides of density are obvious when contagion strikes. Shaping Cities in an Urban Age has a fascinating tale of one simple fix
Published: Monday, 20 April 2020
Soviet Space Dreams: Pioneers, Trailblazers and Eternal Optimists
Many of the artists who illustrated the celebrated Soviet-era space magazines had already enjoyed a glittering first act - in the skies and heavens above mother Russia
Published: Wednesday, 15 April 2020
Soviet Space Dreams: ET and the USSR
Our new book, Soviet Space Graphics, reminds us how even the most fantastic of visions can’t help but show a little of their time and place
Published: Friday, 10 April 2020
Soviet Space Dreams: Underwater Socialism
Our new book, Soviet Space Graphics, recalls a time when Russian popular science magazines flirted with fiction
Published: Thursday, 2 April 2020
Soviet Space Dreams: Spreading Communism from the Moon
Our new book, Soviet Space Graphics, recalls a time when Russian popular science magazines flirted with fiction
Published: Tuesday, 31 March 2020
When the Cold War went Sci-Fi
Our new book, Soviet Space Graphics offers an alternate, spacey look at the rise and fall of the Iron Curtain
Published: Friday, 13 March 2020
What should we expect from the new Wes Anderson and Steven Spielberg films?
Annie Atkins has worked on The French Dispatch and West Side Story. Here’s how she engages with each director
Published: Friday, 6 March 2020
Read Jeff Goldblum’s letter to Annie Atkins
The star acknowledges the behind-the-scenes magic of the woman who brings Wes Anderson's films to life
Published: Wednesday, 4 March 2020


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