Villas Magazine is an open invitation into the fascinating world of luxury design, architecture and lifestyle.
Learn about the latest trends in interior decoration, art and travel and take a look inside the most beautiful private homes, exquisite hotels and innovative art fairs.
Be inspired by sumptuous interiors and discover alluring, exotic locations all around the globe.
Villas Magazine turns the spotlight on art professionals to keep an eye on, such as Yukio Fujimoto. His experimental installations play with the opportunity to observe sound, making the visitor more aware of his sonic environment. Or Valérie Bach, who displays at her art gallery La Pattinoire Royale aesthetically pleasing works characterized by their organic minimalism. Furthermore, we selected the most interesting expositions of the season; from Bauhaus to Toulouse-Lautrec and Rudolph Stingler.
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Dutch designers such as Edward van Vliet, Marcel Wanders, Studio Job and Richard Hutten are causing quite a stir in the international design world. And no wonder, because our northern neighbours are renowned for their experimental, out–of-the-box thinking, with a focus on durability and a whimsical twist. The Dutch famously have a knack for upcycling waste or scraps and turning it into supreme, cosmopolitan creations, each with its own compelling story.
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In this issue we take a look at the inspiring oeuvre of Spanish designer Patricia Urquiola, whose unique vision combines craftsmanship and technology with a sense of poetry and femininity. After working with icons such as Achille Castiglioni, Vico Magistretti and Maddalena De Padova, she opened her own studio in 2001. Urquiola applies her undeniable talent to a variety of projects concerning architecture, hotels, showrooms and even the artistic direction of Italian designer brand Cassina.
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Enjoy an endless Indian summer in Ibiza at the rustic La Granja Ibiza, an under-the-radar, minimalist-chic treasure amidst 10 hectares of hillside overlooking the bay of Sant Antoni. Or stay at the stylishly eclectic boutique hotel Los Enamorados that oozes a relaxed hippie vibe. Relax on the bounty islands of Madagascar and Mauritius in luxurious lodges or take a trip to the cold and delight in the beauty of unspoiled nature at the Paishill Lodge in Lapland.
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Sanitary & Wellness
Well-being and relaxation are getting more and more important in our hectic, contemporary lives, making the bathroom one of the most cherished spaces in our homes. The ideal bathroom of today has the perfect balance between hedonism and hyper-modernity. Airy glass walls and black-and-white accents create a spacious, timeless feel, while the newest technologies in bubble baths and multi-jet showers turn your bathroom into a blissful home spa.
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