With this first edition of Forms & Elements in 2017 we will begin a journey – a journey through the world of colours. When compiling moodboards, the look and feel of the materials is most important. In this issue we will start with one of the classics: Black & White. The duality of black and white and their mutual interplay is just fascinating. As already Karl Lagerfeld stated: "Black and white always looks modern, whatever that word means".