Nowadays design defines our lifes, even our bodies: a frightening truth, Mateo Kries (curator at the Vitra Design museum) talks about in this Deutsche Welle video. The neverending stream of trends is nothing else than an instrument to speed up consumption. Successfully, it seems. Yes, we are victims. The solution of the German design expert: [...]
We live in a time in which the urge to control our life is more present than ever and the belief is stronger. What we haven’t found out is how exactly to successfully do this: a perfect prerequisite for a flourishing spiritual literature. A newly discovered book bribing us to try once again to change [...]
The wedding dress is everlasting but it is as well a symbol capturing the spirit of the time. Romantic allure to elegant minimalism – this is how at Max Mara themselves describe the idea of their wedding dresses. Developed to suit the needs of the modern bride, it is a fascinating collection of classical forms [...]
I heard it on the last episode of Gossip Girl shown two days ago in the U.S. and although the song is not that new it will for sure become popular now. And it has something of today’s Zeitgeist – a French song in one of the most popular American TV shows nowadays.
A couple of days ago Google officially announced the launch of their new tool – the Google Art project: a collection of art works you can see in the world’s biggest galleries and museums. And it offers as well the possibility to create your own art collection – say to choose your favourites and share [...]