Proud winners, Wallpaper* Magazine's 'Most Eloquent Speaker' (Smart Space Awards 2021)



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Winner, Wallpaper* Mag’s ‘Most Eloquent Speaker’

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Many audio companies would be thrilled if told their loudspeakers played the loudest, the deepest, or sold the most units. But we much prefer elegance to bombast. And so, we feel exceedingly honoured to have won the title, ‘Most Eloquent Speaker’ in Wallpaper* Magazine’s Smart Space Awards 2021, this week. We want to give our most sincere thanks to the brilliant Wallpaper*, and to the esteemed judges. To a small design company this really means a great deal. Our win was published in the November 2021-issue of Wallpaper* Magazine and on Wallpaper.com, with extracts shown below courtesy of the magazine....

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Loop Design Awards, Lifestyle Product Design winner

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We are proud to announce that our range of modular audio products is the Lifestyle Product Design category-winner in the Loop Design Awards 2021. It is a great honour to be recognised in these awards, which from its Lisbon-base are slowly becoming one of Europe’s most prestigious and recognized in the fields of Product Design, Architecture, Interior Design, Landscape Design, and Architectural Photography. The jury panel included renowned designers and architects from all over the world, including representatives from Zaha Hadid Architects, N+P Industrial Design from Germany, and MVRDV Architects from The Netherlands. This edition of LOOP Design Awards received...

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Exhibiting at 3daysofdesign 2021, Copenhagen

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A photo-essay of Sound-Aesthetics’ exhibit at 3daysofdesign 2021, Denmark's premier event in the world design calendar. The event took place between 16-18 September, with exhibits located throughout Copenhagen. Our exhibit was held in a lovely 400-year-old listed building, known as Christian IV 's Brewhouse. This charming brick-building has a storied past, including service as royal fortification, brewery and sculpture museum. During 3days, it also served as the perfect counterpoint to the modern designs that were exhibited there — including our minimalist WiFi-speaker.     Old vs. New: 1885-statue; Sound-Aesthetics WiFi-Speaker     Brick facade      Signage     Ground...

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Bellevue NZZ article

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This is an extract (translated into English) from an original article published in Swiss lifestyle magazine, Bellevue NZZ™, written by Kim Dang. We thank the magazine and author for their kind words and thoughtful overview of our products. The original article, written in German and published on 15 August 2021, is available from this link.     SHAPELY LOUDSPEAKERS 8 loudspeakers with an unusual design Kim Dang | Design 08/15/2021   Bulky speaker boxes are a thing of the past. Today speakers can look like [...] sculptures. How times have changed: many years ago people gathered for some entertainment in...

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SOUND-AESTHETICS, WRAPPING SOUND IN ART — article by Interiores Minimalistas Magazine (5 July 2021)

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This is an English translation of an original article published in Spanish minimalist interior magazine, Interiores Minimalistas, written by Patricia Velasco. We thank the magazine and author for their kind words, and thoughtful overview of our company and products. It is published here with the kind permission of the magazine.  The original article, written in Spanish and published on 5 July 2021, is available from this link.     ————Translation ————     SOUND-AESTHETICS, WRAPPING SOUND IN ART ————— July 5, 2021 —————     SOUND-AESTHETICS: Sound-Aesthetics, a Dutch firm founded by designer Albert de Graaf, is the developers of an...

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