Disegno Magazine No. 23 is available now at LOREM (not Ipsum). Disegno Magazine #23 includes:
A trip to the kilns of Coromandel in New Zealand with Francis Upritchard and Martino Gamper; a 50-year checkup on New York’s Ford Foundation; seven still-lifes of skins, films and wrappers; an exploration of Marie Kondo and the problem of consumption; the woven results of Hella Jongerius’s year-long sabbatical from design; a nature double-bill in exhibitions at New York’s Cooper Hewitt and Milan’s Triennale; a look at Netflix streaming and the future of content design; the world’s first commercial quantum computer from IBM, Map and Universal; the Polyfloss Factory’s plastic cleanup in Antananarivo, Madagascar; a survey of biennales in Fiskars, Finland; Caroline Criado Perez’s survey of gender and data; sunglasses design for puffins; Carmody Groarke’s chainmail life support unit for Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s Hill House; and a chance to win a Bauhaus cushion with a Gunta Stölzl textile cover, re-editioned by Wallace-Sewell.
Disegno Magazine is aimed at those who are hungry for updates on architecture, design and fashion. The three aspects of vanity are very neatly compiled into one very special magazine and it is the most sought out magazine as it graces the stands only twice in a year. The magazine has inspired a legion of architecture, interior designers and fashion designers for many years – it is revered by the designing community in the world. The magazine has beautiful and explanatory illustrations of the latest architectural masterpieces erected across the world which is usually followed up by the input of the chief architecture and views of a critic at the end of it. The fashion section is a true fest for the eyes and gives the reader essential information regarding the hottest trends in the market. There are numerous interviews of the top fashion designers of the world and their take on the dying fashion, the latest fabric in use and other related areas. Featuring a section which answers the questions asked by you, these queries are answered by the esteemed line-up of contributors to the magazine. A must have for every design enthusiast!