Seeing RED At The Conran Shop. Over 40 Designers Do It In RED to Mark 25 Years.


The Conran Shop is pleased to announce RED, a special exhibition to mark 25 years at the Michelin Building during the London Design Festival 2012. The exhibition includes works by over 40 designers including Jasper Morrison, Thomas Heatherwick, Nendo, John Pawson, Ingo Maurer, Marcel Wanders, Raw Edges and Alexander Taylor. Read more

Philippe Starck for Baccarat. Zenith Chandelier Evolves To Marie Coquine.

Philippe Starck for Baccarat

Baccarat’s classic 12 light Zenith Chandelier gets a modern makeover by Philippe Starck as both a floor lamp and suspended lamp. Named The Marie Coquine, the 12 light chandelier and floor lamp take the classic crystal design and add some whimsy with an umbrella like shade and sandbag-like weighted counterbalance. Read more

Crystallizing Philippe. Better Design Through Chemistry.

Quartz Crystal covered version of the Philippe Starck’s Louis Ghost Chair.

Most designers are familiar with Philippe Starck. And of those, several are aware of his iconic chair, the Louis Ghost Chair for which Starck transformed the classic Louis XVI chair into a modern version with his transparent design for Kartell. Read more

Le Royale Monceau Hotel. Now Transformed By Philipe Starck.

After undergoing two full years of important renovation work, Le Royal Monceau – Raffles Paris, which had closed down in June 2008, opened its doors in October of this year with a whole new look for the luxury hotel. Read more

From Classic Lalique To The New Starck Version – A Look At All The L’Air Du Temps Bottles Since 1948.

All The L'Air Du Temps Bottles Since 1948

It was announced a few days ago that the classic Nina Ricci perfume bottle for the L’Air du Temps fragrance spray has been redesigned by omnipresent designer Philippe Starck as a special limited edition. Read more

FLOS Soft Architecture: New Modern Lighting By Starck, Wanders, Gilad & More.

FLOS Soft Architecture Collection

Flos recently presented one of its most ambitious and avant-garde products: the Soft Architecture collection. Read more

Conceptual Art Lighting by Holzer, Starck, Flos And Baccarat

Conceptual Art Lighting

Conceptual artist Jenny Holzer, best known for her “truisms”and light projections teamed up with uber designer Philipe Starck, Baccarat Crystal and FLOS lighting to create 2 unique lamps; a floor lamp and a table lamp, comically named HOOO!!! & HAAA!!! The lamps debuted at this past week’s Salone Del Mobile in Milan. Read more

Philippe Starck’s MAMA SHELTER: New Hip Hotel in Paris

Mama Shelter Paris

A new 172 room hotel in Saint Blase, Paris named Mama Shelter has just opened. A fun, functional, artsy and luxurious hotel, it was designed by Philippe Starck and created by the founders of Club Med. With five different sized rooms, the hotel has fabulously designed common areas, a fun bar, a restaurant and wonderful artsy touches. Read more