When the other day I taught the beautiful illustrations by Oren Sherman, one of our regular commentators, Parafinuca, mentioned that it seemed influenced by Richard Neutra, and not reason, was missing because consultation between my books is that they are based on drawings and photographs of the Case Study Houses, which can be found in […]
Modernism It was an artistic movement that swept Europe during late 19th century and early 20th under diverse, as Art Nouveau or Jugendstil, depending on the country and language names. It was an art new, transgressive and free, but at the same time democratic, guided by the ideas of John Ruskin and William Morris.
Despite having made architecture, drawing hand height has never been my forte. Perhaps that is the reason why I admire so much to those who demonstrate a talent in this difficult art, and if there is someone that stands out above all of them is Robinson, a German illustrator of the 1960s author of wonders […]
The truth is that I do not know why always arms so much commotion when at last the catalogue Ikea 2013 in Spain is available. It is probably, of all brands of decoration, the catalogue that brings less news, since that is precisely one of the maxims of the Swedish giant, few products, well-designed.
The onion (also known as vellum) is probably the best friend of every architect, designer or decorator self-respecting. You can draw what you have in mind on a drawing, picture, or a previous sketch, without damaging the original drawing. For this reason Trace is the ultimate iPad app for sketching, because it faithfully recreates the […]
Although information technology has revolutionized the world of architecture in recent decades, providing much of the task of drawing of plans and calculation of structures, there is something that will never be lost: the sketch. And that is precisely what are filled with these monographs on architecture of Moleskine.
Every year one of the publications of decoration most awaited in the summer is the new Ikea catalogue. The catalogue of the known signature of furniture for the year 2013 is now available to view and also comes loaded with new features. When it reaches every July we are expectant to know what new trends […]
Once passed the first stretch of the Christmas, and open gifts that has brought us the Santa Claus, Santa Claus, the uncle of Nadal or Olentzero, according to the country or the region of Spain where we are now thinking about shopping for the Three kings. For me, lover of both books and decoration, there […]
Lately, I am seizing taste to constructivism Communist of mid-20th century, which today I bring a new photographic book sample Umorstvu, portraying the more cosmic Yugoslavia, even more than in CCCP, Communist cosmic constructions photographed, that is to say.
I would be lying if I do not say that for me, the time expected of every summer decoratively speaking (vacacionalmente is another issue) is the launch of the Ikea catalogue. If in Spain, we have to wait almost at the end of August, enterito online for enjoyment of decoadictos as we already have in […]
A few weeks ago from Ikea I was sent an own Edition book dedicated to the world of fabrics: “Passion for fabrics”. It’s a volume of 180 pages and a size medium, which originally expected to find listings and listings of textiles classified by types. But nothing is further from that, is a book that […]
In the first half of the 20th century, while in Europe the modern movement of the hand of Le Corbusier and other great architects, flourished in the Soviet Union emerged a much more radical movement, Constructivism, of whose figures more prominent memory of El Lissitzky and Konstantín Melnikov.
Little more than one month ago that IKEA opened its new store in A Coruña and has recently come to light your Catalog 2011, There is nothing strange in this, but the funny thing is that these days we have heard that of the 600,000 copies of the catalog which will be distributed in Galicia, […]
A few days ago we congratulate to Billy, the famous Ikea bookcase for her 30th birthday. That age so pretty! I would say my father is that now he has matured is seen more lush than ever So important has treasured these years that, as the stars of the society already has his book, a […]
Photography from Chotda on flickr Order a shelf of books, although it seems, is no easy task. Normally have to decide whether to give priority to the aesthetics, o give it to the functionality.
One of the biggest headaches at the time of learn something new is to get chord bibliography with our expertise. A book too technical or advanced can be exhausting, while one more simple can be frustrating because we are going to give the feeling of that adds us nothing that we did not know in […]
You see that in Furniture also, they think, like us, that there is an intimate relationship between the kitchen and the decoration. So that, with the last published issue, give us a Cookbook: the best recipes of Inés y Simone Ortega. Personally comes to me very well because, although I have all the former of […]
While most of the outlets online they are also dedicated to the liquidation of surplus of fashion we can find interesting articles of home and decoration, especially textile, tableware, accessories for cooking and small appliances, as we have seen on several occasions in Decoesfera. What does not typically is to find furniture, in fact this […]
Since Zara Home opened fire, back in September 2007, things have changed much in the sector. In recent months we have seen the birth, almost consecutive, several decor online stores, gifts and accessories; first it was the Banak, which I will discuss shortly, after the Moss, we visited today and finally the Muji, which I […]
If on Monday we improvement in Decoesfera reviews system announced today it is the turn to a new blog feature: the brands index. As you know the brands can be found for some time within a special page where we collect all the information about each one in particular, also combining external links and reviews […]