Summer is here and Supertacular invites you to discover some of the most beautiful hotels around the world. Among them the Poseidonion Grand Hotel situated on the Greek island of Spetses, has been a landmark on the island’s skyline for nearly a century with its exceptional architecture echoing hotels of Côte d’Azur style.
A knife, train journeys, a jewel, a beer glass and books are just some of the revealing objects that have inspired Objet Préféré, a unique collection of 15 pieces of furniture created following a workshop between young Fabrica designers and personnel – craftsmen, technicians, office staff – of the Grand-Hornu Images cultural centre in Belgium.
The philosophy behind the Foundry Collection is the merging of creative vision and artisan skills in an attempt to design furniture with character and soul. Working with materials known for their longevity, Foundry manages to design pieces that can be current even in the context of tomorrow.
Paul Graves is a talented photographer who is responsible for some of the most succesfull advertising campaigns. His rather unusual and original work has been presented in world’s greatest fashion magazines as he is a photographer who manages to reinvent famous brands and make their products objects of desire.
Zoe Bradley has been known for her windows installations, sculptures and clothes, a really astonishing fashion designer, an artist who combines unique tailoring techniques and craftmanship. Paper is her favourite material which is turned into fantastic, elegant art pieces.
“A picture is worth a thousand words” refers to the idea that a complex idea can be conveyed with just a single still image. The question for Juan Osborne is how many words can a picture contain? The answer is up to 200.000 words and if this is hard to believe then check out the works of this Spanish Artist.