Singapore Design Week 2018: A March of Design

Singapore, UNESCO Creative City of Design, will launch the 5th edition of its Design Week (SDW) in March (5-18, 2018). The program of this "March of Design" was unveiled this morning. From partnerships with other UNESCO design cities such as Melbourne and Sydney to the Wallpaper* Handmade exhibition, or the Brainstorm Design conferences with Tom Dixon, Patricia Urquiola, Ole Schereen, here is an overview of the rejoicings to come.

The Ray chair by Lera Moiseeva has an intriguing profile

Lera Moiseeva's "Ray" chair certainly has an eye-catching profile! The Russian designer will officially introduce her new chair during the "Naturalist show" (attempting to "capture Nature into an artifact") at the Stockholm Light & Furniture Fair, in the Greenhouse section. "The higher a stem of a plant reaches to the light, the deeper its roots grow into the ground. The nature of this chair works according to the same principle; the legs of the chair work as roots, that give life to the stable and firm seat. The Ray chair is made from tubular steel and can be used indoor and outdoor.

Inga Sempé’s new w103f modular lamp for Wästberg

Inga Sempé has designed a new floor lamp for Wästberg, that completes the existing "w103" range. Modular elements allow different configurations of the w103f lamp, which will be introduced during the Stockholm Design week 2016.