Omar Gandhi, Matty Matheson, Prime Seafood Palace, Toronto

A cathedral of wood

Canadian celebrity chef and internet star Matty Matheson teamed up with architect Omar Gandhi to create a restaurant landscape consisting entirely of wood, from top to bottom. There is little sign of rustic, folkloristic romance here, though.


A chair for eternity

When Charles and Ray Eames were designing an inexpensive chair, all they were really interested in was making it as practical as possible. They created a design icon that is now 70 years old – the “Eames plastic chair”.