Situated in the northernmost municipality of Ensenada, right in the village of Valle De Guadalupe, this unique landscape is home to some of Mexico’s largest Wineries and offers a blend of Mexican culture and artisanal activity. A team of hand-selected local tradesmen worked in collaboration with Gracia Studio To Create 20 luxury cabins which blend seamlessly with their stunning natural surroundings.
PANTONE COLOUR OF THE YEAR 2014 – Radiant Orchid 18-3224
Radiant Orchid blooms with confidence and magical warmth that intrigues the eye and sparks the imagination. It is an expressive, creative and embracing purple — one that draws you in with its beguiling charm. A captivating harmony of fuchsia, purple and pink undertones, Radiant Orchid emanates great joy, love and health.
Inspired by and in addition to this, we’ve featured Emilie Guelpas’ reinterpretation of the famous Pantone colour guides, with her ‘Palette Culinaire’ – what a visual feast!…
Like the design of functional objects such as chairs or tables, it would seem new ideas for the humble door would be completely exhausted, and then along comes Austrian artist Klemens Torggler. This 4-panel entryway called the Evolution Door opens and closes in a surprisingly elegant way at the slightest touch, folding in on itself like pieces of paper. Torggler calls this system a “flip panel door” (Drehplattentür), and it’s almost more of a kinetic sculpture than functional door, but I would be happy to have one in every room of my house. And for those of you who envision a crushed finger or hands, he’s already solved that problem.
Currently the door is meant as a prototype, an extension of his artistic practice where Vienna-based Torggler has been creating similar kinetic doors for many years, several of which are available through Artelier Contemporary.