The Sound of LuxDeco—launched last month with our own Spotify channel—is an ongoing study on the relationship between the importance of sound and ambience (also known as sound design). In this article, I explore that relationship further, framing the conversation in the context of the most personal...

Dutch experimental designer Joris Laarman, whose career is shaped by his use of emerging tech, says: "Technology is more magical than the magic in the books of Harry Potter." More on him later, but I think this description of today’s technology is a great way to...