21 April 2014


Design is 'boring': SuperyachtDESIGN Week speaker lays down a challenge

From the perspective of speaker and architect, Rabih Hage, the interiors of yachts today are not matching the potential of their exciting exteriors.

Stepping Up: Northlander

With limited space and weight restrictions, installing a staircase on a superyacht is complex business. Following Q14's look at Adam Lay staircase and atrium design on board Lady Kathryn V, we spoke to Cornelis van Vlastuin,

Working with water

A water feature will almost always be in the top 10 of an owner’s wish list, whether it be a Jacuzzi or a 10m pool. It is therefore no surprise that a growing number of concepts include waterfalls, jet-stream pools and

Setzer Yacht Architects opens Antigua studio

ANTIGUA, Falmouth Harbour. The influence of the new scenic setting as well as being up close to the many yachts in Antigua's harbour has already benefited the team.

A drop of design

In November, SYD attended a preview of a collaboration between Pininfarina, the design powerhouse behind some of the most influential car designs of the 20th century and luxury whiskey brand, Chivas. We can now reveal the re

Ceramic Collaboration

Earlier this year, iconic German brand Villeroy & Boch teamed up with typographic artist Ebon Heath to create 100 limited edition luxury wash basins. SYD caught up with Heath to ask him a little about the project and his design

London Design Week 2013 Preview...

SYD takes a look at what the showrooms of Design Centre Chelsea Harbour will be offering for spring/summer 2013 at the preview of London Design Week. Expect the bold, the bright and the beautiful

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The Aquariva lamp

ITALY, Milan. Yesterday saw the start of the 2014 Milan furniture show and with it came the worldwide premiere of the Aquariva lamp, the first product to come from Riva’s new Home Experience division. More


Vestal Explorer

Setzer Yacht Architects dedicated most of 2013 to developing a new range of designs to present to the market this year. The purpose being to breathe new life into older, long-standing yacht categories, such as those typically found in the US market. Ward Setzer talks us through the studio's 52m Vestal Explorer concept. More


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