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DESIGN 2017


LAST MINUTE CHRISTMAS SHOPPING?

Stuck with your gift ideas? Feel inspired by our gift recommendations to surprise your loved ones this Christmas. We selected some special and unique products by visual artist and designers, some of which you can find in our Lynx Concept Store.

D-FILE #8: THE TROUBLE WITH THE FONT IS…?

„Contrast is the source of form” – Władysław Strzemiński once said. I say: “Contrast creates the sense”. Sounds like a perfect conversation starter if we ever had a chance to grab a cup of coffee. In reality, I have a better shot of having a coffee with…

KEEPING DESIGN ROMANCE ALIVE – INTERVIEW WITH MICHAŁ PIERNIKOWSKI – ART DIRECTOR OF LODZ DESIGN FESTIVAL

Autumn chill, industrial vibe and three floors of design from around the world. These are three of identification marks of Lodz Design Festival in Poland.

NOTION OF NOVELTY: PHOTO STORY FROM ŁÓDŹ DESIGN FESTIVAL

This year’s eleventh edition of Łódź Design Festival entitled OD.NOWA (A.NEW) took place from 3 to 8 October. The event, advertised as the most important event in Central and Eastern Europe…

LONDON DESIGN FAIR: POLISH DESIGNERS IN THE CREATIVE HEART OF LONDON

This year’s London Design Fair took place at the Old Truman Brewery on 21 – 24September 2017. As usually, Contemporary Lynx was on a hunt for the contemporary Polish design…

D-FILE #7: WOJCIECH ZAMECZNIK: IN ONE HUNDRED YEARS WE WILL LAUGH ABOUT IT. OR NOT?

With the Digital Cultures Conference taking place in Warsaw between 25th and 27th of September, there was one particular thought circulating through…

D-FILE #6: RAJMUND HAŁAS

A ray of enthusiasm (on the positive hype surrounding Hałas). The history of Polish post-war design has a certain amount of drama attached to it. Whether we like it or not being a creative in Soviet Poland meant facing obstacles of not only ideological…

D-FILE #5: WIKTORIA NOWAK – ŁAD

The ŁAD (Order) Cooperative is a Polish counterpart of the Arts&Craft movement created in 1926 by the professors of the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw. The name also doubled as a manifesto – the creators’ intention was to create…

URBAN INSTRUMENT BY JAN PFEIFER

‘Since I remember I was playing some instrument and I have been showing interest in music’ – I asked Jan Pfeifer about his project ‘Urban Instrument’ thanks to which he won the first prize in the ‘MakeMe! 2016’ competition.

MILAN DESIGN WEEK 2017 – TRACING POLISH DESIGNERS VIA INSTAGRAM AND FACEBOOK

Along with spring, Milan Design Week comes back. If you can’t make it to Italian capital of design for one of the most prestigious events in the world of modern design, here is a quick overview of Polish…

CELEBRATE VALENTINE’S DAY WITH POLISH DESIGN

We selected some of the finest designs to inspire you to have a great celebration of love!
Oskar Zięta, Tomek Rygalik, Hayka, Marek Cecuła, Ćmielów Porcelain.

D-FILE#4 – 2 in 1: PAWEŁ GROBELNY AND HIS FUNCTIONAL GAMES

They say that behind every successful man stands a strong woman. When it comes to good design, behind its success stands usually more than one person or one situation.