Pauline wears a dress by Perret Schaad. “When I was young, I wasn’t very aware of objects. Today, I’m so sensitive to them that I only keep a few of my own objects at home. I would hate to feel invaded by my own designs, but I enjoy being surrounded by the work of others, like Eileen Gray, Pierre Charpin and Maarten van Severen. I’m also addicted to books, to the point where I rarely allow myself to visit design museums because I nearly always leave the This story is from Kinfolk Issue Twenty-Two Buy Now Related Stories Design Issue 51 John Pawson From the king of minimalism: “I find the essential and get the design down to a point where you can’t add or subtract from it.” Design Interiors Issue 51 Axel Vervoordt Inside the world of Axel Vervoordt. Design Issue 51 Inga Sempé “Minimalism is boring as hell, and on top of that, it’s preachy.” Design Issue 51 Halleroed Meet the giants of Swedish retail design. Design Issue 51 Andrew Trotter The architect and designer on renewing traditional architecture. Design Issue 51 Kim Lenschow The architect who wants to show you how your house works.