Category: Revivalism

“A social and cultural phenomena related to the rescue of Ideas, images and traditions of the past in the attempt to give meaning to the present.” trendsobserver.com

Canoa Lab – Part II

«We are also aware that the world is unstoppable, and patterns of action need to be renewed, even in craftery, whose model is in a moment of division and continual change.»   It could be said that our pieces and our space, CANOA-lab (a place…

Canoa Lab – Part I

«We think the dizzying speed of the current world keeps us from seeing what the real important things are. So TIME was a key element for us, as it is probably the most valuable thing we have.»   CANOA started as an idea around October…

Brettsofa | plank-couch by Carrothead

«Like its ancestors, the Brettsofa is focused on material and classic joinery, but elaborated in a combination of CNC-milling machines and handwork. It´s in a way a missing piece in this series/style of furniture – the one to comfortably spend your leisure-time on.»   The “Brettsofa”…

Black Pottery by Sara de Campos

«They are made out clay, with a specific firing technique called “barro negro” This pottery technique has always been used in an utilitarian way such as cookware, tableware and containers to store olives, olive oil, corn, wine or water.»   I knew the technique of…

Wooden shoes by Lex Pott

«Studio Thomas Vailly took a natural element, the Pinus Pinaster tree, ripped it apart – rearranging its elements into man made materials.»   “Reconfiguration of a tree” is a research project focused on Pinus Pinaster, a resinous tree harvested for its pitch. Studio Thomas Vailly…

Bucket Bag – Arminho

«Simplicity and detail are the words the better describe our attention on the design of this bag, making something discreet but at the same time unique and something timeless but at the same time contemporary»   Our commitment was to create a everyday bag, in…