UDesign Blog

  • 19
    Mar

    The Magical Canopy of Light

    We are mesmerised by Preciosa Lighting’s extraordinary installation at the Mandarin Oriental Jumeira in Dubai. The hotel is located close to the beach, and Preciosa was given a mandate...

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  • 12
    Mar

    Sound-Absorbing Wallpaper

    WallPepper®Acoustic is an innovative sound-insulating wallpaper, applicable to both walls and ceilings, increasing their sound absorbing capacity by a whopping 25% (the sound absorption value is evaluated according to...

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  • chic retreats
    04
    Mar

    Designer Escapes: Chic & Sexy Retreats

    In this issue we look at a sumptuous urban palace and three stunning beach properties: a French hotel in midtown Manhattan, a hippy-chic spot on an unspoiled Mediterranean isle,...

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  • interview
    25
    Feb

    Villa Alcuzcuz – Interview with Jason Harris

    UD Magazine sat down with Jason Harris, Creative Director of both UDesign and Bright, to talk about architecture and design, winning awards and how he ended up where he...

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  • 19
    Feb

    The weird and wonderful world of the Haas brothers

    There’s something weird about those Haas brothers. Freaky, one could more accurately say. They make freaky artwork, freaky furniture and freaky objets d’art. But among the dictionary definitions of...

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  • Showcase Tangier
    11
    Feb

    UDesign Showcase: Tangier Apartment

    Tangier, the Moroccan Saint-Tropez, is the meeting point of the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean, but it’s not just the waters that have been mixing here for centuries....

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  • firouz farmanfarmaian
    05
    Feb

    Man of the World

    Firouz FarmanFarmaian is a contemporary artist who embodies many themes that are central to our society: belonging and exile, origins and tolerance, memory and present. A man without a...

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  • 29
    Jan

    Small is beautiful – The Olive Tree Villa

    Nestling in an exclusive location on the Greek Islands, The Olive Tree Villa combines contemporary design with an innovative and imaginative use of space that effortlessly blends both indoor...

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  • design trends 2020
    24
    Jan

    Design Trends 2020

    Bright and brilliant design trends to kickstart 2020 featuring Scarlet Splendour, Ink and Movement, GANDIABLASCO and Talenti. THE SUSTAINABLE PIXO PLUS Above: Wireless charging technology – just place your...

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  • roof terrace
    13
    Jan

    Closer to Heaven

    Architectural space is a funny thing. Too little of it makes us feel uncomfortable and too much of it makes us feel uncomfortable. Getting it just right is the...

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