TID - The Network for Design Lovers
Italiano Inglese

TID ARTICLES

News and insights from the design world


TID is an online architecture and design magazine that will make you discover and will be voice of the best projects and design events, taking you to explore the latest design, interior design, architecture and home decor innovations. The Interior Design is a project aimed at promoting the best interior design and the most interesting and innovative architectural works through a simple, direct and suitable for all, professional and design lovers, language.

Viroc and Valchromat, keyword: innovation

Mattia, what is Viroc?«It's a panel in composite material, made up of concrete particles and dry pressed wood that make it very special. It looks natural, not homogeneous, and can be polished and reamed f...

Published: 02/11/2016

Interior design... in chains!

Alessandra Galiani, head Cates, the firm specialized in producing chains, tells TID how she turned a quite regular item into an interior design jewel. Cates has been producing chains for almost a century. What...

Published: 06/07/2016

Behind the scenes of Giuliano Ricciardi's design

Chiglia is the Italian word for keel, that is the skeleton of a boat. «The concept of the table was inspired by such skeleton: I consider this project very important as it represents my debut as well as a...

Published: 08/04/2016

Egide Meertens: quick interview with the belgian architect

How would you describe your style?Contemporary architecture.What made you want to become an architect?Interest in art and culture. What's your favorite material and why?Bricks. This material has different color...

Published: 26/02/2016

Raniero Botti: one man, a thousand projects

Architect Raniero Botti, Sycamore studio’s founder, has never stopped designing. Thanks to his diligence, research and creativity, he renovates, transforms and redesigns simple spaces by turning them into...

Published: 28/01/2016

The new adventure of Alain Marzat: from fashion to design products

You started your career by working in the fashion and art field. How did this affect your current design?I consider myself a self-taught both in terms of fashion and design. I studied psychology at Toulouse Uni...

Published: 02/12/2015

A chat about art, architecture and design between TID and Simone Cappellanti

Born in Rome in 1972, Simone Cappellanti is more than an architect and designer: he designs, plays, photographs, and is always on the move.Simone, you are more a 360-degree artist than just a designer, right?&l...

Published: 30/10/2015

Massimo Simonetti: 40 years of a successful story

Awards, recognition and countless projects including forty hotels, over fifty restaurants and an ever-growing number of spas, boutiques and luxury facilities. Over just 40 years, Studio Simonetti (www.studiosim...

Published: 16/10/2015

Ben van Berkel: every project is a challenge because you are dealing with desires from the client

How would you describe the philosophy of your studio? What was the actual key for its success?In design we tend to over intellectualise design strategies. However lately I see design along the lines of composin...

Published: 12/10/2015

MATLIGHT Milano: a custom word made out of marble, stone and light

Where does MATLIGHT Milano come from?«MATLIGHT Milano is the result of the union of several internationally renowned Italian craftsmen with decades of experience in the lighting and marble fields. Merged ...

Published: 07/10/2015

Stone, marble, light: the exceptional mixture by MATLIGHT Milano

Matteo Terragni, MATLIGHT Milano CEO, tells us what lies behind the scenes of the unique Italian lamps he produces. “Stone meets light” is MATLIGHT Milano’s motto: how come? «MATLIGHT Mi...

Published: 28/09/2015

Gio Minelli: from Brera Academy to Milan’s Urban Center

Which were the crucial phases of your professional path? «It started when I was studying at Milan’s Brera Academy, just when art and design began to get closer and closer, and so did artisans, desig...

Published: 14/09/2015

Scroll to Top