Design is becoming more enfolding. We’re seeing a hopeful embrace in larger architectural structures, such as one architect’s proposal for a repurposed soccer stadium planted with 35,000 trees. It’s a way of stirring senses and memories, whether through spheres of light (Artemide’s Castore) that evoke the playful and youthful joy of blowing soap bubbles or the swoop of a sofa (Ligne Roset’s Pukka) that’s like a warm clasp—a kind of softened minimalism that’s zoomorphic and womb-like. Think plump and playful... something we could all use a bit more of these days.
The Hottest Furniture Trends of 2021, Part 3: New Hope
Things are looking up (finally).
/Jan 28, 2021