It seems like designer Gaël Manes has merged his understanding of design into the name of his brand: Minimalist Design Editions. The young company has issued a collection of furniture and objects that are simple yet multifunctional.
Phillip K Smith III has added mirrors, LED lighting, custom built electronic equipment and Arduino programming to the walls of a desert shack in California to create the illusion that you can see right through the building.
Newly created Parisian design studio HARTÔ released its first collection in September 2013 and it was presented during the last edition of Maison & Objet. One of the interesting pieces is Alfred; a wall storage with modules and grid, designed by Florent Bouhey Fayolle and Roman Pin.
Normal Studio took part in the Saint-Etienne International Design Biennial 2013. Their participation was a screen mirror; a polished stainless steel surface made with the collaboration of La Tôlerie Forézienne.