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New Releases at Salone del Mobile September 2021

New Releases at Salone del Mobile

We’re thrilled to have been exhibiting at Supersalone del Mobile, last week in Milano; we debuted two new products at the fair: Plié Wall Shelf by studio FROM INDUSTRIAL DESIGN as well as the KGT Store Box by studio CP_RV. KGT Store Box The KGT Store Box by CP RV is a highly versatile storage … Continued

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Catching Up with Brune et César June 2021

Catching Up with Brune et César

Brune and César met at university in Paris and have been together ever since. They stayed in Paris early in their careers: Brune putting her eye for the uncanny to good use in interior design projects for restaurants; and César had his yuppie phase as a successful designer for Condé Nast. But three kids later … Continued

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Barry Lyndon                       and Blade Runner                       in perfect eccentric harmony. April 2021

Barry Lyndon and Blade Runner in perfect eccentric harmony.

We were greeted by João Magalhães down the street from his apartment in Santos, skateboard on one hand, the other juggling a vast bouquet of flowers. Raised between Lisbon and London, but eventually settling here after an extensive tour of Europe’s best after parties, the young designer has established himself as one of the outstanding … Continued

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Victoire de Lencquesaing and her secret serenading lover December 2020

Victoire de Lencquesaing and her secret serenading lover

Inside an unassuming building in the heart of Lisbon’s Lapa, lies the stuff of your southernmost dreams. Like a love child born out of Alvar Aalto and Luis Barragán’s passionate encounter in Marrakesh, this work-in-progress house is by no means an incomplete home. Main Edition’s Victoire de Lencquesaing and her secret serenading lover have lived … Continued

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Catching up with Gonçalo Prudêncio November 2020

Catching up with Gonçalo Prudêncio

Having relocated to romantic refuge Sintra after years in Berlin, Copenhagen and Rotterdam, Gonçalo Prudêncio is not your design type cliché. Colorful in attire and sharp in trait, he appears much happier in the neighbouring rugged cliffs, than in the laptop cafés of Príncipe Real or Prenzlauer Berg. Ghome serves as a brilliant output to … Continued

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Catching up with António Júlio Duarte and Mingyu October 2020

Catching up with António Júlio Duarte and Mingyu

Lisbon hero António Júlio Duarte is usually behind the camera. We visit the enigmatic photographer and his wife Mingyu at home for some afternoon jiaozi and a session of arts and crafts. A regular fixture of the local arts scene over the past twenty years, the photographer is celebrated for his assertive surveys of unusual … Continued

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