Category design+interiors

Formica Forever - Abbott Miller

Celebrating 100 – Formica Forever

Abbott Miller and the team at Pentagram tell the history of a classic composite found on millions of surfaces around the world. Invented in 1913, Formica Laminate was originally intended to be a substitute for the mineral mica (“for mica”), used for electrical insulation. “Formica Forever” is a commemorative volume but also an inspirational source. […]

Detail in Contemporary Bar and Restaurant Design by Drew Plunkett and Olga Reid

Ambience: Detail in Contemporary Bar and Restaurant Design

This new volume in “Detail”-series addresses a matter of great interest to us all – interiors of bars and restaurants! 48 carefully chosen cases are fully presented.   > MORE . Detail in Contemporary Bar and Restaurant Design by Drew Plunkett and Olga Reid Authors:    Drew Plunkett, Olga Reid Publisher:    Laurence King Publ. year:    2013 Language:   […]

Branded Architecture and the Future of Retail Design

Branded Spaces from Sven Ehmann and Lisa Boregs

Experimental showrooms, radical pop-ups, and stunning flagship stores are all designed to communicate brands with a sophisticated audience. Here’s a collection of mighty successful ones.    > MORE . Branded Architecture and the Future of Retail Design Editors:    Sven Ehmann, Lisa Boregs Publisher:    Gestalten Publishing year:    2013 Language:    English Pages:    240 Illustrations:    in colour