Designer in Profile: Dusan Antic – ARGO NAVIS

Name: Dusan Antic Company: ARGO NAVIS Position within company: Head of Design and Engineering / Founder / Partner Website: . What direction do you feel design is moving towards in general terms? I believe a great example to express this is the current project we are working on, 70 Horizon. Basically a design/style of yacht that is out of the frame is becoming a standard. It might sound contradictory but it’s real. In order to make your client feel

Designer In Profile: Massimo Speroni

Name: Massimo Speroni Company: MASSIMO Interiors Position within company: Director/Designer Website: . Tell us a little about your background in design (education, experience, etc) Prior to starting my own Melbourne based Design Studio, I grew up in Milano (Italy) a city that’s internationally known for its art, architectural treasures and as a fashion mecca of the world. It is against this magical backdrop that I found my natural creative inspiration. With a degree in graphic design, I arrived in

5 Minutes with… Alberto Mancini, Owner – AM Yacht Design

Name: Alberto Mancini Company: AM Yacht Design Position within company: Owner Website:                       . What direction do you feel design is moving towards in general terms? Modern and contemporary design is moving at a fast pace. The internet revolution has been a driving force in this respect. It is an unlimited resource allowing everybody to express themselves through design. Design is very subjective but what keeps me busy is

5 minutes with… Eric JAN, Head of Interior Design – SR Technics

Name: Eric JAN Company: SR Technics Position within company: Head of Interior Design, VIP Aircraft Services Website:           . What direction do you feel design is moving towards in general terms? It is continuously moving towards customized solutions. Customers tend towards having their own ideas and expectations. The biggest challenge will be to find 
a compromise between the clients’ visions and the constraints we face trying to fulfill these visions. . Name five key themes

5 minutes with… Kathrin Haak, CEO – Haak interior design of excellence

Name: Kathrin Haak Company: Haak interior design of excellence Position within company: CEO Website:               . What direction do you feel design is moving towards in general terms? Nowadays everybody is looking for more individuality and more natural materials. . A designer’s work is so diverse – how do you manage to hold down a career and a life? I keep a work-life-balance with activities in nature. To work as a interior designer, that´s

5 minutes with… Milan Rakic, President – Aviation Resource Group, Inc.

Name: Milan Rakic Company: Aviation Resource Group, Inc. Position within company: President Website:                     . What direction do you feel design is moving towards in general terms? My feeling is that design is moving in a clean, simple, organic direction. While daily life is very fast paced we find our customers are responding to environments that evoke a clam, harmonious experience. With cabin design we consider the natural environment at

5 minutes with… Vittorio Garroni – CEO/Founder, Garroni Design

Name: Vittorio Garroni,  industrial and marine design professor, architect Company: Garroni Design, Genoa, Italy Position within company: CEO / Founder Website: /                     . What direction do you feel design is moving towards in general terms? There are many design trends, in relation to the market they are targeting, the social position of customers and to its cultural roots. Generally speaking, Euro/American and Japanese cultures move from simplicity (minimalism)

Aegean Yachts shortlisted for Power Yacht 25-40 Metres Award in The International Yacht & Aviation Awards 2017

Congratulations to Aegean Yachts who have been shortlisted for the Power Yacht 25-40 Metres Award for The International Yacht & Aviation Awards 2017. NIMIR is a 28 m steel semi displacement motoryacht built in 2015. The choice of materials was driven by the owner’s desire to totally relax on board in natural, low-key ambiance with a hint of tradition. Her elegant interior features ivory toned super glossy wooden panels, oak floorings, fine Italian soft furnishings in beige and large windows, allowing ample natural

Ardoin Yacht Design Shortlisted for IY&A Awards 2015

design et al is delighted to announce shortlist success for Ardoin Yacht Design in the International Yacht & Aviation Awards 2015. DEEP BLUE will compete for the Concept up to 40 metres Award. DEEP BLUE is an elegant multipurpose catamaran combining an “open sporting” style with advanced technologies that support efficient private submarine operations. From professional applications to leisure use, the catamaran Deep Blue is a fascinating new concept to explore the deep sea anywhere in the big blue. Naval architect

Armour Coat

Armourcoat celebrated 25 years of creative excellence in 2011, from its beginning in racket sport impact plasters to luxurious polished and textured plaster wall finishes. From the manufacture and specification of these specialist products, the company has a wealth of experience and technical expertise in the supply of high performance wall finishes.


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