Sophie Zifcak

Sophie Zifcak

STORIES BY Sophie Zifcak

ReadA Brief Bio: Giò Ponti

A Brief Bio: Giò Ponti

by Sophie Zifcak

It’s hard to believe that an architecture style can be dominant for 100s of years

ReadChoosing Your Light Bulbs

Choosing Your Light Bulbs

by Sophie Zifcak

The reason we like the sun is the same reason we like incandescent lighting

ReadA Brief Bio: Isabel Antonia Giampietro

A Brief Bio: Isabel Antonia Giampietro

by Sophie Zifcak

Like many glassware designers, Isabel Antonia Giampietro is not very well known outside

ReadMirror, Mirror

Mirror, Mirror

by Sophie Zifcak

Checking yourself in the mirror is something we all do several times a day

ReadA Brief Bio: Tapio Wirkkala

A Brief Bio: Tapio Wirkkala

by Sophie Zifcak

Alvar Aalto earned his title of “father of modern Finnish design” but Tapio Wirkkala

ReadEnamelware and Its Uses

Enamelware and Its Uses

by Sophie Zifcak

Enamel has been around for decorative and functional use for centuries

ReadJohannes Itten

Johannes Itten

by Sophie Zifcak

It is taken for granted today that the design of everyday objects is an art form