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Films — Design

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Arts, Design

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Design 33

A comprehensive round-up of the design, architecture, fashion and graphics catching our eye.

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2nd Cycle - collectable castoffs

October 8th, 2012

Episode 57 of 110 episodes

In 1935 the founders of Artek drew up a manifesto that the Finnish furniture company still lives by. Their "one chair is enough" slogan promoted a philosophy of consuming in an intelligent way. And this resulted in well-designed, timeless pieces that are coveted to this day. So much so that Artek is hunting down old items and bringing them back to life.

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