confessions of a design geek is an award-winning blog established in 2010 by Katie Treggiden to discover, champion and inspire new designers. It has been named as a top design blog by Dwell US, Elle Decor Italia and The Sunday Times. Katie also writes for the Guardian, Elle Decoration and Dezeen.
Posts tagged "Frank Gehry"
maggie's :: hong kong

maggie’s :: hong kong

I’m very excited, because this is my first Maggie’s post bringing news of a new Maggie’s Centre, and even more excitingly, it is the first international centre; in Hong Kong. Maggie’s Hong Kong was opened on Thursday 7th March 2013 by  Secretary for Food & Health, Dr Ko Wing Man, who was joined by Charles Jencks,...
maggie's :: dundee

maggie’s :: dundee

It’s very difficult to pick a favourite Maggie’s centre, because they are all such special places, but before I started working with Maggie’s, I spent an incredible week at Maggie’s Dundee as part of my induction, so if pushed, I think I would have to choose Dundee. Maggie’s Dundee is at Ninewells Hospital in Dundee,...
out and about :: vitra campus

out and about :: vitra campus

Back in June, Vitra very kindly invited me to Art Basel, Design Miami / Basel and most excitingly of all to the Vitra Campus summer party. The Vitra Campus is an architecture geek’s playground. With buildings designed by Frank Gehry, Jean Prouvé and Zaha Hadid sitting just metres from each other, I was like a child...
interview :: max fraser, the joy of living

interview :: max fraser, the joy of living

Max Fraser, editor of the London Design Guide (a book which rarely leaves my handbag), has been working on a rather special project. Joy of Living finally sees the light of day on March 15th at Somerset House.