Posts tagged design
Are you a Brutalist?

Concrete buildings, replaces, furniture, lighting, sculpture and jewellery – once you start looking, Brutalism can be found just about everywhere!

But what exactly is Brutalism? The Brutalist label can be applied to the work of a number of architects working in the 1950s, 60s and 70s – such as British couple Alison and Peter Smithson, Swiss-French architect Le Corbusier, and Miles Warren from New Zealand. They all used contemporary materials and techniques to create buildings that sat comfortably with the geography.

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Hornaskola Home!

Our last issue of VE took you inside the beautiful Christmassy home of Swedish couple Katrin and Bengt-Göran. They were so pleased with the results that they wanted to show us inside their previous home. And seeing as we love great architecture and design classics so much – how could we resist? So now we’d like to welcome you into their old school... 

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