Issue 8

Schloss Hollenegg

Mixing Heritage

The beautiful courtyard that opens the view onto stairs and round arches with medieval gangways covered in ivy exceeds all expectations.

A Salon to Call Home

Nes Creative

Where does work life end and home life begin? For Natalie Shirinian and Elizabeth Baudouin there is no answer.

Nature’s palette

Dining with Alexandre Gauthier

An elegant sixteenth century farmhouse on the edge of a quiet river lined with aromatic plants and centenarian trees.

A house of light and history

Vila Tugendat of Mies van der Rohe

It’s June in Brno and we are outside the Vila Tugendhat, Mies van der Rohe’s modernist house in the leafy neighbourhood of Èerná Pole, not far from the centre of town.

House of Toogood

Faye Toogood

House of Toogood resides on a once neglected corner plot, where now this home has taken root as a place of nurturing under the care of a very special design family.

Breaking the boundaries of convention

Solo Office

Ideas are intangible. They have led us to design cities and establish ways of life from the beginning of time.

The Rebirth of Plants

Hida

Hida is an area known for its master carpenters, the Hida-takumi, whose distinctive and impeccable technique made them highly sought after throughout history.

Quality, perfection & timeless elegance

Expormim

There's a type of knowledge that can only be acquired through experience and wholehearted devotion to a practice.

Tradition Through Time

A. Lange & Söhen

There is poetry in the ancient crafts that makes its home within artists who work by hand to synergise tradition with modern methods.

Numeroventi

Unifying Past and Present

There has never been such a place in Florence where artists and visitors have flowed in and out of the cradle of the Renaissance.