Modern Architecture Since 1900

Modern Architecture since 1900 received its third edition in 1996. The first edition was already in stores in 1982. We can say that we are talking about an advanced classic here. James Ackerman of the University of Harvard once said “immeasurably the best work of…

The Hikari House: house of light

The Hikari house ‘The house of light’ is located in the middle of the volcanoes and tea plantations of Badung, West Java. Architects Erick Laurentius and Ronald Pallencaoe from Pranala Associates have renovated this modern tropical bungalow. During the renovation, there were two aspects the…

10 innovative design lamps

A lot is happening in lighting design: technological developments open up many possibilities for designers and engineers to develop aesthetically pleasing and innovative products. From technological innovations like LiFi to innovative social design and sustainable concepts: we present 10 design lamps that stand out. 10.…

Eileen Grey’s Cote d’Azur summer retreat

Villa E-1027, by Irish-born and French based designer and architect Eileen Gray is a modernist icon that has been forgotten for a long time, but is open to the public after restorations since 2015. The modernist house was built to be a romantic summer retreat for Grey…