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MINI during a London Design Festival 2016. MINI LIVING “Forests” designation by Asif Khan.

Munich/London. “Third places” – those that lie
between work and home – yield critical hit points in a modern
civic society. They enhance a room we have to live in and assistance us to
relax, accommodate adult with one another and boost a productivity.
Freelancers, for example, mostly use cafés as offices and restaurants
as assembly rooms. At a London Design Festival 2016, MINI is
exhibiting a MINI LIVING “Forests” designation by Asif
, that showcases 3 interpretations of a “spaces
between spaces”.

The MINI LIVING “Forests” creates new spaces that can be accessed by
a public, used as preferred by any caller and tailored to a needs
of a civic society. With this installation, a MINI code is
stability a review on destiny city vital that it started
with a MINI LIVING designation during this year’s Salone del Mobile in Milan.

The judgment underpinning a MINI LIVING “Forests” designation is
desirous by a Japanese thought of ‘shinrin yoku’, that literally means
‘forest bathing’. It means each clarity switches to catch a forest
atmosphere – what we hear, what we smell, even a feeling
underfoot. At another scale, plants are used as a apparatus to assert
personal space during a range with open space, either on one’s
list during a bureau or during a fringe of one’s home. The project
brings these dual ideas together for visitors to knowledge new
sensations within a city. The 3 ‘themed’ bedrooms (Connect, Create,
and Relax) are located in a bustling civic vicinity of Shoreditch in London.

The Connect Space is a place for assembly adult and
throwing adult – casually or pre-planned. A vast list forms the
centrepiece of a room. The best probable ambience in that to focus
on work, meanwhile, is supposing by a Create Space.
It represents an island of creativity and productivity, and allows
users to arrange a furnishings as they wish. The Relax Space
welcomes visitors with an contentment of plants and invites
them to take a step behind from bland life and relax.

The MINI LIVING “Forests” designation by Asif Khan is open to the
open and accessible for use during a London Design Festival (17 –
25 September). It shows a artistic proceed to improving a quality
of life in a cities in a future.


Opening times*:

17 September: 10.00 – 20.00 hrs

18 September: 10.00 – 18.00 hrs

19 September: 08.00 – 20.00 hrs

20 September: 08.00 – 22.00 hrs

21 September: 08.00 – 21.00 hrs

22 September: 08.00 – 20.00 hrs

23 September: 08.00 – 20.00 hrs

24 September: 10.00 – 20.00 hrs

25 September: 10.00 – 18.00 hrs


* All times are GMT.