Author
Gian Marco Tosti

Desiring little.
  • Fundación Casa Wabi
    Created in 2014 by Mexican artist Bosco Sodi, Fundación Casa Wabi adopts its name from the concept Wabi-Sabi, which represents a vision of the world focused on the acceptance of the ephemeral and the imperfect. Based on this philosophy, Casa Wabi, located on the Oaxaca Coast, was designed by the renowned Japanese architect Tadao Ando […]
  • Bias Coffee Table
    This beautiful coffee table has been designed by German studio Geckeler Michels for the Italian company Crassevig based in Friuli, the north-east region where the best chairs are made. The Berlin-based designers have always been driven by their love of studying materials and technological research. Bias Coffee Table is inspired by graphic art, in which pure […]
  • Apartment in Tel Aviv
    This beautiful 80m2 long strip apartment, located in the centre of the vibrant city of Tel Aviv is a holiday home for a family who likes to entertain guests. The interior designers Yael Perry, Dafna Gravinsky and architect Amir Navon transformed it into a minimalist airy space punctuated by delicate black and white grids and furnishings. […]
  • OTHR Gift Guide
    OTHR is a design brand of unique 3D-printed objects for the home, founded by designers Joe Doucet, Dean Di Simone and Evan Clabots. New York-based, OTHR develops products in high-quality materials from 3D-printed porcelain to steel to precious metals with international designers. Each and every OTHR product must deliver on three principles: useful — every […]
  • Lee West Objects
    Lee West Objects is a beautiful collaboration between British designer Lee West and the Carl Auböck workshop in Vienna, producing handmade luxury homewares. Created in harmony with the materials and techniques of the workshop, each object yields a distinct handcrafted result. The contemporary collection is produced in very small quantities to ensure high attention to […]
  • Kamitemma Taikodai Branding
    Yuta Takahashi is an art director and designer based in Japan. He recently carried out the visual design for a traditional festival in Shikoku where a crowd of over 100 people carry a gold ornamented taikodai weighing around 2 tons through the streets of the town. 2016 marked a special year for the ceremony as for […]
  • Q1 Magazine Rack
    This simple and beautiful magazine rack that holds a copy of Minimalissimo Magazine Nº1 is part of Jonas Hansen‘s collection Q1 — a set of basic furniture and interior items made from laser-cut and powder-coated metal and recycled fibre wood or fibre cement sheets. The powder-coating displays an inimitable material character and thanks to the […]
  • Yoko Naito’s Unbeknown
    In September Outside gallery in the little town of North Adams, Massachusetts, hosted Unbeknown, a beautiful solo exhibition of photography by Japanese artist Yoko Naito. Yoko Naito culminated 6 years of work in New York City with the series Unbeknown. The collection of photographs captures the vacant winter shores of the city with a minimalistic […]
  • Senscommon Cyclist Raincoat
    Senscommon has updated rainwear standards in creating its first product in the form of the Cyclist Raincoat — a breathable, lightweight over-coat fully adapted to cycling motions. An urban lifestyle essential, determined to be a pure minimalist techwear item. State of the art technology melding with a simple utilitarian design, the raincoat is intuitive in use on […]
  • Wire S #
    Belgian design studio Muller van Severen has crafted curving loungers called Wire S # from wire netting as part of a furniture commission for one of the Solo Houses, a series of architect-designed dream homes in Spain. The designers worked with a stainless steel netting of two by two-centimetre squares to create the daybeds, which […]
  • Synnes Chair
    Designed by Falke Svatun, a young Norwegian designer based in Oslo, the Synnes Chair is a modern take on a traditional Scandinavian dining chair. The seat and back are made from high-quality form-pressed plywood/laminates. Pinned to the seat with dowels, the 6mm thin backrest forms a structural shell which offers comfort as well as sturdiness. Available […]
  • White House in Santorini
    This beautiful white house on the Greek island of Santorini consists of a series of staggered blocks that emulate the traditional housing on the Cyclades. A family retreat designed by Greek architects Alexandros Kapsimalis and Marianna Kapsimali in the outskirts of the village of Messaria. Each room of the residence is contained within a white-rendered […]
  • Afteroom Bench
    Afteroom Bench is a beautiful tribute to Bauhaus and functionalism, reducing the amount of material to a minimum and enhancing the aesthetic appearance to a maximum. The idea of the Stockholm based design studio Afteroom is to transform a side table and a bench into one piece. By changing the backrest into a plate, the […]
  • Monuments
    Monuments is a minimal magazine holder created by Danish designers Dubokk. The term monument may refer to man-made objects of significant size or cultural influence. The essence of this piece it what you choose to place on it. Displaying your favourite literature will be a reflection of your intellect and personal taste. The sharp and sleek design […]
  • Snowball Lamp
    Snowball is a modern version of the classic Bauhaus lamp created by Norwegian design company Northern Lighting, revealing how the Futurist and Cubist styles of the Interwar period continue to appear contemporary today. The lamp’s polished steel stem is anchored to a streamlined base comprised of rectangular shapes, rising upwards to hold a lampshade made […]
  • Hao Wai
    Luke Wong of Hao Wai is an American furniture designer with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in designed objects from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Most of his skills are self-taught; learned through hands-on and on the job experience. In addition to custom commissions, Hao Wai provides high-end fabrication work for architects and […]
  • Well Watering Can
    Created by Norwegian design studio Anderssen & Voll for Scandinavian modern living brand Menu, Well Watering Can is a simple, elegant and minimal watering can that’s stylish enough to display alongside houseplants. Its beautiful polished metal, drip-free design and comfortable curved handle make the Well Watering Can a joy to use. This product, including the spout and handle, […]
  • Fabbrica Series
    Fabbrica is a family of objects produced by Venice-based brand Mingardo designed by Revesz+Tatangelo, a collaboration between industrial designers Omri Revesz, an Israeli based in Venice, and Damian Tatangelo, an Australian based in Rotterdam. Presented last April at Salone del Mobile in Milan as part of the ‘Ladies and Gentlemen’ exhibition curated by PS and […]
  • Petrolified Prints
    Petrolified is an online shop by car enthusiast, artist and designer Martin Miskolci. A tribute to iconic cars presented in minimal poster series as this beautiful Porsche 911 in monochrome. The project’s aim is to revive the iconic cars that have decorated the walls of car lovers for decades in a very modern, minimalistic approach, […]
  • Ace Collection
    Normann Copenhagen launched at Milan Design Week 2016 the Ace lounge collection by the young Danish designer Hans Hornemann. It combines luxurious upholstered furniture with functional flat-pack principles, in an expressive design inspired by an urban lifestyle. Ace is delivered in two attractive fabrics, a vibrant velour and a flecked wool textile, as well as soft, exclusive leather. […]
  • H-horse
    One of the most interesting projects viewed at Salone del Mobile Milano 2016 is a beautiful reinterpretation of the traditional rocking horse by Japanese studio Nendo for Kartell Kids Collection. The designer created H-horse using only three curved pieces of transparent plastic, referencing the steel I-beams — also known as H-beams — used to construct large […]
  • Love Aesthetics Notebook
    Love Aesthetics is a blog founded in 2008 by Ivania Carpio to create a digital space for her vision of thoughts translated both visually and textually. Her love for aesthetics has transcended clothing and takes form in product design as well. As part of the new Love Aesthetics Atelier, this beautifully minimal and entirely white uncovered […]
  • Zign Shoe Shelf
    Exhibit your shoes like a piece of art. This is the smart concept behind Zign Shelf. The German shoe brand Zign and Danish designer and architect Sigurd Larsen have joined forces to create an innovative shoe shelf, designed to flexibly adjust to modern spaces and shoe shapes. The shelf’s unique design turns the label’s styles […]
  • Balancer Lamp
    Balancer is a minimalistic floor lamp created by Berlin-based Yuue, considered one of the best young Chinese design studios, having already won several awards, and showcased their work in design fairs worldwide. Made from steel with a marble base, the lamp comes in two different versions: light grey and black marble. Balancer uses a simple and elegant mechanism […]