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Marcel Wanders shares insights during his interview with James Taylor.

Speaking with James Taylor, Marcel Wanders offers candid insight into his personal history and shares what inspires him to create an environment of love, to live with passion and make our most exciting dreams come true. With intimate honesty, Marcel explains his ambition and personality that make him the prolific designer that he is today.

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Eurasian Garden delights OPAM visitors

Inflated and rooted by weights to be moved by the carefree, passing wind. Breathing, lively and free. The five meter tall balloon installation depicting floral painterly masks that opened April 24th, 2015 at the Oita Prefectural Art Museum continues to please. 

Watch and discover the deep meaning of the design concept behind this irreverent, two-way union of customs and cultures. “Moving effortlessly like breath, this installation proclaims the possibility for the acceptance of thoughts and ideas that originate from distance shores”, Marcel Wanders said.

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The 'Rijks, Masters of the Golden Age' world tour continues in Berlin

'Rijks, Masters of the Golden Age', the heroic homage to the 17th-century Dutch masterpieces from the Rijksmuseum’s prestigious Gallery of Honour continues its world tour. After receiving acclaim in Frankfurt, Dubai, Amsterdam, Milan and New York, it will be showcased next in Berlin with more urban capitals to follow. 

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Marcel Wanders at the Centre Pompidou

The Centre Pompidou currently presents Cher(e)s Ami(e)s, a group exhibition that celebrates contemporary works that have entered its collection during the last five years. Along with renowned artists and designers from all over the world and different generations, Marcel Wanders is present with a vast selection of multidisciplinary works, that range from industrial pieces, personal editions and video work.

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Marcel Wanders at Salone del Mobile 2016

Amsterdam, 11 April, 2016. This year at Salone del Mobile 2016 in Milan, Marcel Wanders unveils his new, captivating designs and wonderfully unique product collections born from collaboration with various brands.
Marcel Wanders will present a new collection of eyewear for Safilo combining meticulously detailed high-tech production, technological innovation and an elegant, humanistic design aesthetic. A collection of Cybex children’s furniture designed to fit parents' lifestyles will also be revealed. Moooi 'Rebellious Harmony' will be showing 22 new pieces majestically presented in beautiful compositions on pedestals and carefully placed inside a mysteriously dark and seductive ballroom, along with 14 luxuriously captivating, and elegantly styled home settings, which embody the rebellious spirit of today’s creative community. Also being featured will be the newest addition to the Louis Vuitton Objets Nomades Collection, The Chaise Longue. Along with Baccarat, Marcel Wanders will present two new surprising creations: Le Roi Soleil and New Antique. The designer will be personally presenting his unique art publication, Rijks, Masters of the Golden Age. Also being shown: the B. B. collection, iconic furniture pieces for Qeeboo and a distinctive collection of Hans Boodt mannequins

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CYBEX by Marcel Wanders Introducing the Parents Collection

Amsterdam, 11 April, 2016. The Parents Collection is sophisticated yet playful, allowing parents to continue their cultivated lives, even with little ones in tow. To go one step further, the new range also lets moms and dads pass on their creativity to the next generation through design-forward furniture that seamlessly integrates, creating a dream environment in the home. “Furniture for babies should be stylish but fun, contemporary and simple yet safe. We have created a beautiful collection of design pieces that fit so well into parents' contemporary urban lifestyle that the arrival of a newborn does nothing to disrupt how the parents live,” added Marcel Wanders

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Marcel Wanders launches Unseen Collection for Safilo

Amsterdam, 11 April, 2016. The collection combines meticulously detailed high-tech production, technological innovation and an elegant and humanistic design aesthetic that is sure to surprise. Intricate and beautiful artwork organically spreads throughout the inside of the frame. For women’s eyewear Marcel Wanders has developed special floral and feminine engravings, while the unisex models have a more geometric and cosmopolitan design. These inscriptions act as a hidden and secretive reflection of one’s most beautiful self. ”I want to make you wonder and bring a little excitement to your day,” Marcel Wanders says. 

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Marcel Wanders launches Rijks, Masters of the Golden Age in Amsterdam

Amsterdam, April 8, 2016. Today, internationally renowned designer Marcel Wanders launches his latest project in collaboration with the Rijksmuseum – the unique art publication Rijks, Masters of the Golden Age, which pays homage to the 17th-Century Dutch masterpieces from theRijksmuseum’s prestigious Gallery of Honour. In this historic setting, Marcel Wanders handed over the first Limited Edition exemplar to museum director Wim Pijbes.

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Marcel Wanders launches Lounge Chair for Louis Vuitton

January 2016,

Marcel Wanders launches Lounge Chair for Louis Vuitton
Marcel Wanders announces his Lounge Chair, as part of the Nomad Collection presented at Louis Vuitton Miami last December during Design Miami/. Along with other world renown designers, Marcel Wanders has created a one-of-a-kind product for the showcase.
Our charge to ourselves was to create with logic but to keep the dream inside. I wanted to make something that connects to the idea of the Nomade, but that is functional, transient, and of course, beautiful,” Marcel explains.

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Watch the Kameha Grand Zurich video!

December 2015,

Chocolate-patterned wall paneling. Mini-bars transformed into bank vaults. Lamps that resemble oversized cowbells. Spend time with Marcel Wanders and creative director Karin Krautgartner, as they share the imagination behind the Kameha Grand Zurich - an hotel that captures the heritage of Zurich and brings its culture to life.

 

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