Phase Lighting Collection by Estudio Persona for resident
The Phase Light Collection is a new series of luminaires designed by Estudio Persona in collaboration with Resident. Inspired by the phases of the moon, the collection is an exercise in creating harmony in the contrast between shadow and luminosity. The lamps are available as small and large pendant lights, table lamps, and wall lights...

Minimalist Art

Aesence Newsletter for minimalist aesthetics
Aesence Newsletter for minimalist aesthetics

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Abstract Sculpture, created with Midjourney
Art can trigger many things in us, from joy and fascination to anger and disgust. But this perception is by no means a one-sided experience. On the contrary, it is a complex...
Is Minimalist Art Too Intellectual? Abstract Painting created with Midjourney by Aesence
It shouldn’t be a surprise that I’m a big fan of minimalist art. I love writing about this subject and exploring it. The thoughts, spiritual and/or philosophical background of the artist particularly...

Minimalist Design

Minimalist Art & Design: Paper Lounge Chair by David Horan and Béton BrutMinimalist Paintings by Bo Kim | Aesence
David Horan has designed a unique creation with his first ‘Paper’ furniture and lighting collection. The collection was designed exclusively with Béton Brut Gallery....

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Antonia Ferrer, Cuerdas, Oil on primed canvas, 163x130x5cm © The Artist, Image Courtesy Alzueta Gallery


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Aesence is an independent art and design publication dedicated to minimalist aesthetics. Founded out of a deep appreciation and fascination, Aesence aims to promote awareness and appreciation of minimalism in art and design.