Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama, known all over the world for her polka-dotted patterns was invited by W Magazine for the creative direction of its latest issue.
The December/January issue of W magazine is the publication’s special “The Art Issue”.
This gallery contains 7 photos.
GESTALTEN SPACE // BERLIN…beautiful books & beautiful space.
Resort “Naked Retreats” is a dream in Zhejiang Province. Surrounded by mountains and tea plantations here you can get completely away from the city noise and clear your head. The spacious resort offers plenty of room to relax: Various pools, 2 bars and 2 restaurants with nice terraces with their wonderful view into the green. The food is light, fresh and locally prepared – incredibly tasty, good for body and soul. The entire resort was built with ecological materials from the region. The accomodation are small romantic cottages with outdoor shower or the luxurious villas with jacuzzi on the terrace. The interior design and architecture is simple but tasty. Because of the colours and materials it reminds of the pure and lush green China sometimes mixed with a hint of rough Argentina and sometimes influenced by Africa. This is definitely a place to refocus on yourself, recharge your batteries and just feel good.
For more information: http://www.nakedretreats.cn/
@ Airport Berlin Tempelhof
Gundula Schulze Eldowy – “Berlin hat mich zur Fotografin gemacht.” – A collection of Schulze Eldowy´s early works (1977 to 1990). A glimpse into the life of this time in East Berlin, Leipzig and Dresden. Socially critical, honest, hopeful and hard at the same time. Currently in the “c | o berlin”. Highly Recommended.
Also worth seeing in the same location: “Ron Galella. Paparazzo Extraordinaire.”
“Bruno Pieters ist zurück: Der ehemalige Kreativdirektor von Hugo Boss launcht nach einer überraschenden zweijährigen Pause seine neue Linie “Honest by”. Während seiner Auszeit in Indien hat der Designer seine Prioritäten komplett neu geordnet und will fortan ausschließlich auf Transparenz setzen. Seinem Design-Stil ist er jedoch treu geblieben. Im Interview erzählt er von seinem Sinneswandel, der Suche nach biologischen Textilien, Produktionsstandorten, der Abkehr von saisonalen Kollektionen und der möglichen Veränderung der Modeindustrie.”
See complete Interview here: blog.interview.de
Where They Create gives readers an insight into the working process of some of the most creative minds in the world, including 32 featured studios, Wallpaper*, Clive Wilkinson, Greg Lauren, Opening Ceremony, Fantastic Man, Jeremiah Goodman and more.
Beijing’s shopping mile turned significantly cooler this week after Maison Martin Margiela opened up its new store. Currently it happens to be largest retail location of the French brand and catches attention with some nice design details and a fabulous material combination.