Inspired in Barcelona: In and Out – Catalonia shows off at Milan Design Week

Inspired in Barcelona: In and Out - PHOTO courtesy of BCD.

Bespoke rugs, glossy table lamps and tilting vases. The Inspired in Barcelona: In and Out exhibition brings together the true avanguarde of Catalonia designscape.

Design Shanghai 2017: 10 indie Chinese designs

10 independent Chinese designs brands and creatrives - Moon series by EY Products.

At Design Shanghai 2017, big international companies showed off along with the status of the art of independent Chinese design. Archipanic selected 10 renown, up-and-coming brands, galleries and designers from Jamy Yang to Yuue, WUU and more.

Preview: 10 creative and entrepreneurial women to shine at Design Days Dubai 2017

FBMI rug design created in collaboration with Aljoud Lootah - Courtesy of Design Days Dubai.

Omani-inspired cabinets functional praying consoles and skyscraper-looking tables. Archipanic previews 10 projects and designs by innovative women at Design Days Dubai 2017.

Nordic design classics strike back: 15 reissues at Stockholm Furniture Fair

Nordic design classics: Piet Hein: Series Table - Courtesy of Republic of Fritz Hansen.

Stockholm Furniture Fair 2017: leading Scandinavian brands like Hay, Artek, Republic of Fritz Hansen and Carl Hansen & Søn reissue Nordic design classics by Arne Jacobsen, Alvar Aalto and more.

M+ showcases the past and present of Asian design with the Shifting Objectives exhibition in Hong Kong

Shifting Objectives, Histories: post-war Japan design - Photo: courtesy by M+ museum.

From post-war Japan to Mao China and post-independence India but also furniture icons and the challenges of contemporary Asian design. The Shifting Objectives exhibition at M+ Museum for Visual Culture looks into the continent’s history as well as its evolution from a design point of view.

7 must-see exhibitions at DesignMiami/ 2016

DesignMiami/2016 - Photo by James Harris, all images courtesy of DesignMiami/.

DesignMiami/ 2016: a 3d-printed wooden pavilion, spiky foam chairs and a delicatessen theatre. Make sure not to miss these 7 exhibitions and installations on show in the so-called Magic City.

HAY 2016 collections and new lighting-brand wrong.london debut in a labirinth of rooms

HAY Milan 2016

A maze of interiors allows visitors to discover HAY 2016 collections including flatpacked sofas and outdoor furniture by the Bouroullec Brothers, a perforated plastic moulded chair by Scholten & Baijings as well as the new lightings of debuting brand wrong.london.

Blå Station celebrates 30 years of out-of-the-box design in Milan

Blå Station 2016

Blå Station celebrates 30 years of out-of-the-box furniture born from international collaborations at their Milan furniture store… Because “Design is a sustainable investment that needs to be tried and touched for real, not with just a remote click” said at Blå Station to ArchiPanic.

Zanotta 2016 collection includes a one-legged concrete table and sofas with overlapping bands

Zanotta 2016 - Photo by Zanotta SPA.

Zanotta presents new products and re-issued furniture by contemporary designers that re-work the projects of the Great Masters. From the re-edition of a forgotten concrete table by Piero Bottoni to a tribute to Carlo Mollino.

Stefano Giovannoni launches on-line brand Qeeboo in response of traditional retail crisis

Qeeboo - Rabbit chair by Stefano Giovannoni.

Are design malls and furniture stores a thing of the past? On the occasion of the launch of the new digital brand Qeeboo, ArchiPanic met founder Stefano Giovannoni, Nika Zupanc and Front to talk about new online business models.