Contemporary Japanese Design looks like…


The Contemporary Japanese Design Project (CJD-P) is an international project with the support of the Japanese government. 25 selected manufacturers and craftsmen with excellent proprietary techniques from various places around Japan have been teamed up with talented French and German … Continue reading

MCBW goes IHM: DESIGN PERFORMANCE | 2016 Exhibition of materials.crafts.processes

MCBW 2016 - Design Performance @ Messe München

The International Crafts Fair (IHM) was opened on Wednesday, February 24th. The exhibition presented in the lobby of the IHM will be a showcase of select pieces in which materiality, innovative manufacturing processes and highly experimental concepts play a substantial … Continue reading

Young Urban Design @Rosenthal Munich

R_München_Blick auf Store in der Theatinerstraße

Rosenthal celebrates the 100th birthday of the visionary entrepreneur Philip Rosenthal (1916 – 2001). With fresh design ideas from young creative people whose porcelain and glass concepts reinterpret demand, aesthetics, functionality and diversity in context with an urban environment and … Continue reading

Spot on Wrong for Hay – Sebastian Wrong & Stefan Diez at the DesignHaus by AmbienteDirect: international design flair in the heart of Munich – that is the MCBW!

Wrong for Hay

During the MCBW Wrong for Hay presents his newest lighting collection at the Designhaus in Zielstattstraße, Munich. On 25th February at 7 p.m., AmbienteDirect and Hay invite you to attend the expert panel with designers Sebastian Wrong, Stefan Diez and … Continue reading

Bernd Eigenstetter, managing director of Phoenix Design, Stuttgart/Munich/Shanghai talked to us about disruptive technology

Making-of Disruptive Technology

1. Design Connects Visions For Economy – what do you associate with the MCBW 2016 theme? Design is always about striking out in new directions, breaking old habits and trying something unusual. It is often about prevailing against a big … Continue reading