Founded and led by Portuguese designer Manuel Amaral Netto and business strategist Tomás Carvalhas, UTIL is a young Lisbon based design brand with a clear focus on enduring and functional storage furniture made from high quality materials. Transcending product design, UTIL’s philosophy of simplifying and focusing on the essentials is inspired by people and everyday life, every piece of the formally simple and architectural collection is made to last a lifetime. Brand. Kiosk is responsible for UTIL’s international press relations.
The Italian lighting manufacturer Lodes develops and produces decorative and flexible lighting systems that combine contemporary design made in Italy with innovative production techniques. Since 1950, the traditional Venetian family business has been committed to the continuous development and research of high-quality lighting concepts and has become one of the most important European designers and manufacturers in this field. Brand. Kiosk is responsible for Lodes’ press relations in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
The work of the Japanese office UNEMORI ARCHITECTS is characterized by complex structural layouts while maintaining a simple form. The projects range from delicate and intimate small scale spaces to large scale public facilities and transcend conventional building typologies. For UNEMORI ARCHITECTS, Brand. Kiosk is responsible for the international PR and media relations.
Karimoku Case Study has been developed by Karimoku Furniture in collaboration with Norm Architects and Keiji Ashizawa Design emerging from a shared admiration and love for serene beauty, rich materials and timeless appeal. Karimoku Case Study and the first collection of 12 tailor made pieces have their international debut at 3daysofdesign 2019 in Copenhagen. Brand. Kiosk has been appointed to manage the international communication of the brand.
The Swiss family-owned company Création Baumann has been one of the world’s leading textile manufacturers for more than 130 years. With the entire production process on site, high-quality and sustainable materials, timeless design and the demand for high-quality production determine the textile collections. Brand. Kiosk is responsible for Création Baumann’s press relations in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
The Berlin-based architectural office Batek Architekten is known for its functional and thoroughly planned, innovative spatial concepts, repeatedly showing its sensitive approach to existing spaces and their specific character. Brand. Kiosk supports Batek Architekten with international press relations.
The Japanese brand Tajimi Custom Tiles stands for the production of high-end tiles as well as the creation of bespoke tiles with complex shapes and highly specific colors, even in small lots. Situated in the region of Tajimi with an over 1,300 year old culture of ceramics, the brand produces high-end design tiles using the unique know how and techniques of the traditional ceramic craftsmanship of the Japanese region Tajimi. The brand Tajimi Custom Tiles has its international debut in Spring 2020, presenting the result of the collaboration with designers Max Lamb and Kwangho Lee. Brand. Kiosk supports the Japanese brand with international media relations.
Favius is a German design label with a high-end collection of artistic statement pieces including furniture by up and coming designers such as Hanne Willmann, Martin Hirth and Studio Besau-Marguerre. Unusual material combinations, a design language that ranges between art and architecture, the use of high quality materials and a production based entirely in Germany define the label. Brand. Kiosk is responsible for the brand’s international media relations.
Since 1872, the renowned Danish design-brand Fritz Hansen has been offering a modern Nordic lifestyle with its collection of high-end furniture, lighting and accessories. In collaboration with leading international designers Fritz Hansen creates extraordinary and long-lasting designs that transform the everyday into something special. Brand. Kiosk communicates for Fritz Hansen in the regions Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
The Japanese brand Karimoku New Standard stands for innovative, joyful and functional furniture and objects that suit the ways of urban living in the 21st century. With a deep understanding of carpentry craftsmanship, all Karimoku New Standard products are made of sustainably sourced Japanese hardwoods, to make them lifelong companions. Collaborating with some of the most promising international design talents, Karimoku New Standard constantly expands its exceptional collection of wooden furniture. Brand. Kiosk is responsible for the brand’s media relations.