Author: believebeauty

Chairless de VITRA

Alejandro Aravena, el arquitecto chileno que revoluciona el diseño de sillas inspirado en Los Ayoreos, un pueblo del Chaco Boreal entre Paraguay y Bolivia.   Alejandro Aravena, el arquitecto chileno que revoluciona el diseño de sillas inspirado en Los Ayoreos, un pueblo del Chaco Boreal entre Paraguay y Bolivia. Así es la silla sin silla, Chairless de Vitra:      ...

Read More

Campari running through my veins

You’re walking and you suddenly stumble across a methacrylate sofa in the middle of the street. You turn the corner and a Michelin dummy shaped robot starts chasing you. And before you know it, you bump into a live band show (battery, keys and singer) inside a sixties Volkswagen just teletransported from Woodstock. What in heaven’s name is going on? You are at the Salone Internazionale del Mobile, the annual furniture expo of Milan. Yes, I said furniture. Does my description not fit into your idea of a furniture expo? You’re right: it doesn’t. The Salone Internazionale del Mobile is...

Read More

Week-end by Alex Prager

© Alex Prager See more of Alex Prager’s work and other PDN’s 30 photographers at PDN’s free seminar series, PDN’s 30: Transitions: Strategies for the Young Working Photographers. The first seminars in this series will held this Monday, March 29th at Pasadena Art Center and Thursday, April 2nd at the Palm Spring Photo Festival. March 29, 2010 Seminar 6:30pm – 8:00pm Reception 8:00pm – 9:00pm Art Center College of Design Ahmanson Auditorium, lower level 1700 Lida Street, Pasadena CA 91103 (626) 396-2200 April 2, 2010 Seminar 5:00pm – 6:30pm Reception 4:00pm – 5:00pm Palm Springs Photo Festival Palm Springs Art...

Read More

Coppola and his empire of style

After having enjoyed his movies and her daughter Sofia’s, Francis Ford Coppola leaves us crying out for more with a careful selection of resorts in the middle of the wilderness and luxury lodging with a cinematographic twist…

Read More

Gin fizz in tea cups and a lot of jazz

1920. A new decade kicks off full of economic splendour, political stability and artistic experimentation. Until the crack of 29 The Golden Twenties vibrated in many hearts to the rhythm of clandestine whisky, jazz and burlesque. In London there are still some nostalgic fans of the XX century’s most glamorous decade. Back to unbridled years… Welcome to Prohibition Party Scottish whisky in delicate porcelain cups, roulette games, charleston dance moves until you drop…This is Prohibition 1920’s and any joy of life manifestation is welcome here.   Forget the force of the law for a few hours, forgive yourself for...

Read More