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DESIGN FOR RECONNECTING | Design voices: Alfredo Häberli

Six of the most influential designers tell us a few words about their perspective on the changes we are experiencing nowadays and how to deal with them. Alfredo Häberli “As a designer, I have high hopes and I am firmly convinced that jobs and workplaces will be even more important. By this I mean that companies are offering a workplace that is entirely ‘safe’, for the benefit of the entire workforce and society. I still do not know what this new ‘formula’ will be in detail. But I am convinced that thanks to a ‘Degrow’, which has now come to us by...

DESIGN FOR RECONNECTING | Design voices: Philippe Starck

Six of the most influential designers tell us a few words about their perspective on the changes we are experiencing nowadays and how to deal with them. Philippe Starck “Work is a fun task. Hopefully, the ‘After Covid’ will not make the implosion of society. Unfortunately, ‘post-Covid’ life will not be a revolution. Only a few real-life confirmations of what we already know: - The origin of the word ‘emploi’ (work in French) means obligation. - We do not need very specialized furniture to work. - To work, above all, is to create. - It is good to...

DESIGN FOR RECONNECTING | Design voices: Patricia Urquiola

Six of the most influential designers tell us a few words about their perspective on the changes we are experiencing nowadays and how to deal with them. Patricia Urquiola “We have been through a lot of changes. Due to the confinement, we had to adapt to new life circumstances. We need to find our own stability again, to become more ‘amphibians’ in the way we live. Starting with our idea of working, we began to ask ourselves: Do we really need physical places to meet if technology can substitute them? I have no clear answers, but I am sure that there is...

DESIGN FOR RECONNECTING | Key factors in the design of spaces

From now on the focus in the design of spaces should be concentrated in the attempt to seek comfort, in guaranteeing the highest standards and certifications on the pieces of furniture used, and ensuring every that component in the space is environmentally friendly. Well-being and Ergonomics Promote people’s health and well-being to build confidence and improve performance with ergonomic designs focused on comfort. Organizational Culture Understand and preserve brand spaces and culture to take advantage of their spaces and the ways in which their...

New dates for the International Design Contest in 2021

Due to the current health situation (COVID-19), we at Andreu World have made the decision to postpone this edition of the International Design Contest until next year. You will be able to submit your projects until the new deadline, which will be 11/26/2021. One of the International Design Contest’s characteristics is the presentation of the physical models that have to be assessed and examined by the jurors in person. For this reason, we believe that in order to guarantee and maintain the essence of the event that was to be held on December 10th, we must...

DESIGN FOR RECONNECTING | The evolution of design interiors

The current situation has forced people to drastically change their lifestyles. In a way or another we are being forced to act completely different to how we did before. Our social interactions will be reduced to minimum, the attention to cleaning and disinfection increases, open spaces are now crucial, and our working routines will have to be flexible, allowing us to work from home. Workspaces Until today, the design of offices has led us to the creation of open and flexible spaces with common areas that allow for the socialization and interaction of...
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