Now that movement restrictions have ended in Malaysia, it means that your home (and office) is, once again, open to visitors. Bring out the champagne flutes and polish the silver, ladies and gentlemen, for it is time to rejoice and celebrate the end of a segregated life. Throw that dinner party or have friends over – it is time to reenter society!
However, that does not imply that there has been a lack of innovation. In fact, while classic design prevailed, modern forms have also emerged out of Europe. Take the German Bauhaus movement, which was conceptualised in the early 20th century, for instance. Till today, it remains one of the most influential elements in modern design, permeating everything from art to typography.