ARK JOURNAL // VOL. 5
ARK JOURNAL is a new biannual magazine devoted to the increa- singly intersecting worlds of interiors, design, architecture and art. We visit extraordinary homes and studios around the world and interview creatives about their philosophies and influences. Combining original photography, insightful commentary and im- peccable design, the magazine will inspire and engage a dedicated global audience of design oriented consumers and professionals.
Volume V examines the relationship between art, architecture and design and the natural world. Leading figures from those worlds including fashion designer Simone Rocha share their personal perspectives on the magical inter- twining of people, objects and nature. In an exclusive book extract, D O N A L D J U D D share personal spaces created in Marfa, Texas, that are a living testimony to the artist’s visionary philosophies of art and architecture. Accompany us on a personal journey to China with photographer Hélène Binet and to Terra Ignota (Foreign Lands), chemigrams by Åke E:son Lindman. In the Swedish archipelago Christian and Ruxadra Halleröd take us into the forest where they built a house placed in the midst of the old-growth trees. It explore how artist Kirstine Roepstorff found solace in the Danish countryside after leaving urban Berlin where she had lived and worked for 15 years. From a loft in Tribeca, New York, to a classic Copenhagen apartment and a rustic Italian palazzo, it visits homes that demonstrate a sensitivity towards nature, art and timeless design that encourages reflection and inspiration. In the magazines case studies they feature design pieces united by the discerning E Y E O F A COLLECTOR and the natural order of handcrafted and tactile NORDIC DESIGN.Note Feel free to write a note in the comments field if you wish for a specific front page