My image
issue 43 - April/May 2018
CURVE magazine cover April/May 2018
Intelligence Who What Where
   
Insanity and Creativity Run Hand in Hand

     Insane is an international luxury design brand that works in the interior design and product design segments for private clients and commercial partners alike. Insane products are designed and handcrafted with soul and passion and the firm focuses on true lovers of luxury.
   
Architectural Elements Imagined Through an Artistic Eye

     Uniting the disciplines of art, architecture, theater design and engineering, British sculptor Alex Chinneck produces contextually responsive interventions that animate the place in which they stand. Chinneck’s architectural intervention, titled ’Birth, death and a midlife crisis’, features in the artist’s new exhibition at the German Museum of KirchheimUnterTeck.
   
The Work of Justin Peters Combines the Surreal with a True Love of his Craft

     Having begun serious photography in 2015, there’s no doubt that Justin Peters has come far and fast. A wonderfully creative soul, Peters’ photographs inspire a sense of wonder and joy every time we look at the them. Peters bought his first professional camera in 2015 and starting making collages the following year.
   
India’s Most Famous Creator of Public Art Installations Takes Things to the Next Level

     Vibhor Sogani is famous for creating India’s largest and most visible public art installations, including the ’Sprouts’, a Delhi Government initiative towards the beautification of Delhi, a 40 ft high stainless steel installation spread over six acres of greens in the heart of the city.
   
Nature and Man Collide in a New Development in China as Weeds Leave their Mark

     Designed by Hu Quanchun of VStudio, Home for Boston Ivy is an artwork that speaks of urban upgrading. The works is found in a series of shanty towns on the right bank of Yuan River in Changde, Hunan province, China. At present, the shanty towns in which this impressive series of works are based are being demolished and will be completely replaced by a brand new modern city in the near future; what is there at present will soon no longer exist.
   
An Expandable Space

     To design a cottage which is at the same time small and spacious, open and yet safe from intruders, seems to be a daunting task. Architects from the offices of Marek + SikoraArchitektura decided to take up this challenge and the result is Dark House. The form of this summer cottage refers to the popular notion of a typical small house. Four walls, a steeped roof and a chimney bring to mind children’s drawings, but the idea is in fact quite unconventional.
ISSUE HIGHLIGHTS
Intelligence  Who What Where
FANTASTICAL THOUGHTS
Inspire  Project  
INDUSTRIAL SOUL
Insprire  Home  
A LOVE OF LIFE
Intelligence  Who What Where

NATURAL HISTORY
Radar    

MESH SIDEBOARD AND THE MIGLENA COLLECTION
Push  Design  

ARTISANAL SPIRIT
 
Inspire  Project  

A TURKISH OASIS
Insprire  Home  

THE HOUSE OF FUN
Concept  Design  

THE POWER OF THE SUN
Twitter icon Facebook icon
© 2018 Mantra Communications - All Rights Reserved
Home About Curve Curve Supplements About Mantra Subscribe Contact