The eighth issue of Objects. The Journal of Applied Arts titled “Manufakturenstrasse” comes with a new design. The Deutsche Manufakturenstrasse is a brand new project initiated by Direktorenhaus. The almost 2,300 kilometer long touristic route leads along the best German manufactures across all states. Well-known beyond German borders is the traveling exhibition Handmade in Germany, which is currently on display in China. Objects reports about the encounters of German manufacturers in “The Land of Smiles”.