ANNUAL REVIEW

The beginning of the new year naturally encourages a revision of the past and throwing an optimistically realistic look at the future. Inevitably, we are reviewing what happened to...

A THIRD MELBA, PLEASE

One thing we know by now is that making plans is an unpredictable and uncertain business. 2020 might (still) have surprises in store, but we are trying to keep...

Homo Faber: Crafting a more human future

Homo Faber will return to celebrate the best of European and Japanese craftsmanship in the beautiful premises of the Fondazione Giorgio Cini in Venice. In light of this, to ensure...

NEW MODELS OF EVERYDAY LIFE: RAZGAR

Thanks to all designers who are responding to our invitation to submit their idea or prototype in the initiative New Models of Everyday - a selection of these would...

NEW MODELS OF EVERYDAY LIFE: MISSMETODAY?

This week we launched the initiative New Models of Everyday Life - an invitation to designers from all disciplines and creative dedications to send their idea, prototype or a...

NEW MODELS OF EVERYDAY LIFE

The collective drive to invent a variety of small or grandiose solutions and gestures to improve everyday life stands out even more in the ubiquitous times of emergency. They...

SHADOWCHASER

A small diary with watercolor drawings and short messages hangs on the wall at eye level immediately to the left of the door in the narrow hallway to the...

BATTLE OF THE YEARS

Everything is going to be alright. This year as well. The conveniently timed days and months move us conveniently forward and give us an appropriate and supportive reason to...

MELBA FESTIVAL 2019

Mixing design disciplines and their reflection in our daily life it is again the core of the second edition of MELBA design festival. After a long preparation, we can...

RETROSPECTIVELY AND ANTICIPATINGLY

Hello and happy end of January. We are well into the year and it feels like the holidays are so far and immemorially behind us. We are catching the last...