Mixko: A World of Undiscoverd Similarities

Mixko, as their namesake indicates, is a  company that mixes multiple unlike things together to come up with completely new meanings. They look at an object like a whistle, for instance, and say, “Hey, if the scale of that whistle were multiplied in size by, like four hundred times, then that whistle would make a […]

ABC-Authentic Belgian Creativity : Sofie Lachaert

Sofie Lachaert, designer, active in the promotion of contemporary jewellery and silverware, thinks up, develops and realises many extraordinary objects, installations, exhibitions, both in her galleries in Belgium (Ghent – Tielrode) and elsewhere (f.i. Droog Design, Amsterdam,…). In Milan, she presents a bright green tricycle, a vendors cart, from way back the most authentic and […]

ABC-Authentic Belgian Creativity : Nedda El-Asmar

Nedda El-Asmar studied jewellery design and silversmithing. Nedda explores a world of seemingly simple shapes, ideally refined or oddly baroque, mixing classic elegance and a modern approach in a well-balanced, creative manner. Nedda El-Asmar has already won several awards and was elected ‘designer of the year 2007’ by Interieur Foundation/ Weekend-Knack / Weekend-LeVif/L’Express, Belgium. In […]