Nokia x Gestalten: the essence & ambition of Finnish design

What makes the essence of Finnish design? Nokia Design and Gestalten collaborated to publish Out of the Blue. This book showcases Finland’s unique design culture, embodied by legendary figures (like Alvar Aalto, Tapio Wirkkala), heritage manufacturers (Marimekko, Iitalla, Artek, Nokia), and a new generation of chefs, explorers, makers, entrepreneurs…

Khodi Feiz: “Design Is All About Appropriateness And Optimization”

Designer Khodi Feiz reacted to one of Sleek design readers' comment on the post dedicated to his Moment chair for OFFECCT. A lesson in design thinking, kindly taught by a skilled, much-awarded professional (a lecturer at the Eindhoven Design Academy or the Harvard Design School, no less!), and an enlightening contribution that deserved a post in its own right.