The European Inspiration Tour #01 took place from June 15th-19th 2015 and focused on the Scandinavian and German speaking axis of European design. It had stops in Copenhagen (CPH) and Zurich (ZUR), both competing as one of the best places to live in the world, and did not missed the momentum of Design and Art Basel, which was running that same way.
Copenhagen by bikeEmil B. Spangenberg of Wonderful Copenhagen guides a bike tour that proves why Copenhagen is highly ranked in Quality of Life indexes. Followed by coffee, tea and craftmanship stories from Thomas Baldur and Martin Lindholt.
Dinner at UformelUformel, a restaurant that loves and respect Nordic cuisine but chooses not to limit themselves and look all over the world to find the best and most inspiring products to work with.
canal tour & company visit Dinesen floorsDinesen designs extraordinary wooden planks for floors and other creative interior solutions. After a Copenhagen canal tour Dinesen reveals its in-house design laboratory “DesignStudies”.
new nordic cuisine experienceYou are brought to the exclusive home of Dinesen for a New Nordic Cuisine experience..
Copenhagen - Zurich
VIP visit to Design Miami/Basel & Art BaselA VIP visit to the world's premier international art show for Modern and contemporary works, Art Basel and its counterpart Design Miami/Basel.
Vitra Campus visit
Discover Vitra's remarkable ensemble of contemporary architecture by renowned architects such as Zaha Hadid, Herzog and De Meuron and Sanaa followed by an the renowned Vitra Summer party, the annual gathering of the design scene.
& summer party
Meet Peter RuckstuhlContemporary design and sustainable materials distinguish the designer rugs of the Swiss carpet manufacturer Ruckstuhl who can look back on collections with Patricia Urquiola and Arik Levy to Claesson Koivoisto Rune and many more.
Paul Klee center
The 'Zentrum' Paul Klee is a museum dedicated to the artist Paul Klee, located in Bern, Switzerland and designed by the Italian architect Renzo Piano.
by Renzo Piano
company visit & dinner
Discovery of the authentic story behind the original USM Haller modular furniture system at the companies premises and the original pavilion in Münsingen, Switzerland where it all started back in 1961.
USM Modular Furniture
dotsandplanes is creating an amazing tour in any case, but be aware that the schedule might be subject to slight changes.