Design archive for 2011-03-18

Color Moves: Art and Fashion by Sonia Delaunay

(8 years ago)
Rythme Coloré (Colored Rhythm), 1946, Oil on canvas, private collection, © L & M SERVICES B.V. The Hague 20100623; Photo: © private collection A new exhibition opens today at Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum in New York: Color Moves: Art and Fashion by Sonia Delaunay. Delaunay was an abstract painter, colorist and textile designer who lent [...]

Artificial Island / Alexander Krasinski

(8 years ago)
Architect Alexander Krasinski shared with us his idea for an artificial island in the Persian Gulf, United Arab Emirates. More images and architect’s description after the break.Design intentions Ideas concept is to create artificial land and adequate…

Transformation Station Voorburg / POSAD

(8 years ago)
The city of Leidschendam-Voorburg [the Netherlands] has recently approved the design for a extensive transformation of the Station area. The urban plan, designed by POSAD spatial strategies, connects the different scales that are present, such as the historical center…

Paper Partition System by Shigeru Ban Architects

(8 years ago)
This paper partition system was first implemented in 2004 after an earthquake in Niigata, Japan. Utilizing white cloth for partitions, joints were made of plywood, and ropes were used for braces. Simple cardboard sheets were offered for insulation and…

Research Center For Molecular Medicine / Kopper Architektur

(8 years ago)
Architects: Kopper Architektur Location: Vienna, Austria Structural consultant: DI Robert Krapfenbauer Project manager: BIG Client: BIG Project area: 690 sqm Project year: 2002 – 2010 Photographs: Peter KoglerAfter the construction of the first research lab located outside of…

Transformation Station Voorburg / POSAD

(8 years ago)
The city of Leidschendam-Voorburg [the Netherlands] has recently approved the design for a extensive transformation of the Station area. The urban plan, designed by POSAD spatial strategies, connects the different scales that are present, such as the historical center…

Paper Partition System by Shigeru Ban Architects

(8 years ago)
This paper partition system was first implemented in 2004 after an earthquake in Niigata, Japan. Utilizing white cloth for partitions, joints were made of plywood, and ropes were used for braces. Simple cardboard sheets were offered for insulation and…

Research Center For Molecular Medicine / Kopper Architektur

(8 years ago)
Architects: Kopper Architektur Location: Vienna, Austria Structural consultant: DI Robert Krapfenbauer Project manager: BIG Client: BIG Project area: 690 sqm Project year: 2002 – 2010 Photographs: Peter KoglerAfter the construction of the first research lab located outside of…

Chanel Soho / Peter Marino Architect

(8 years ago)
The new 4,170 sqf Chanel boutique, located in the heart of Soho, was inspired by the artistic feel of the neighborhood, and was designed to reflect its legendary spirit. The work of Peter Marino, the NY architect responsible for…

Student Work – Westerdals School of Communication

(8 years ago)
Designed by Madeleine Skjelland Eriksen, Martine Bongard & Silje Nyløkken | Country: Norway “Package design for fictional, organic muesli and muesli bars, aimed at conscious and successful women, occupied with health and wellness. All materials are from recyclable sources, the packaging itself is identical on every product, but color-labelled to categorize each separate taste. The transparent quality is to keep focus [...]

Chanel Soho / Peter Marino Architect

(8 years ago)
The new 4,170 sqf Chanel boutique, located in the heart of Soho, was inspired by the artistic feel of the neighborhood, and was designed to reflect its legendary spirit. The work of Peter Marino, the NY architect responsible for…

Point Piper House / Popov Bass Architects

(8 years ago)
Architects: Popov Bass Architects Location: Sydney, Australia Project area: 420 sqm Project year: 2010 Photographs: Kraig CarlstromThe design of this home has grown from the constraints and opportunities offered by its beautiful but challenging site. The site is…

Twist & Brush

(8 years ago)
A clever idea from Kawamura-Ganjavian: Twist & Brush, a convenient traveling toothbrush. You decide how much toothpaste you need, fill up the toothbrush, and twist to push the toothpaste up into the bristles. Share This: Twitter | Facebook | Discover more great design by following Design Milk on Twitter and Facebook. © 2011 Design Milk [...]

Peace Tea

(8 years ago)
John Malloy approached Lisa Lopuck, creative director at Peace Tea Beverage Company collaborated in the creation of the packaging for Peace Tea Brand. The result? This amazing illustrations that works well with the message of peace that the brand wants to communicate."

Lundberg Loses It

(8 years ago)
Nouveau court-métrage axé autour de l’univers du longboard, un petit clin d’oeil pour « Lundberg Looses It », un excellent film réalisé par Kenny Luby autour du rider longboarder Erik Lundberg à l’occasion d’une impressionnante session de descente. Très

Point Piper House / Popov Bass Architects

(8 years ago)
Architects: Popov Bass Architects Location: Sydney, Australia Project area: 420 sqm Project year: 2010 Photographs: Kraig CarlstromThe design of this home has grown from the constraints and opportunities offered by its beautiful but challenging site. The site is…

Symposium: Not More, Not Less

(8 years ago)
[ April 1, 2011; ] With regard to its immanent powers, architecture today seems to be both under-challenged and over-charged at the same time. This biomorphic paradigm has reduced architecture’s potential to just dealing with issues concerning geometry, form-making, and manufacturing, whilst depriving it…

Russian Orthodox Church in Paris / Ameller & Dubois Associates

(8 years ago)
Ameller & Dubois Associates have shared with us their proposal for a Russian Orthodox Church in Paris. For additional images of their project and a description of their concepts please follow after the break.DESCRIPTIONArchitecture canonical Orthodox…

SCI-Arc Lecture Featuring Mohamed Sharif

(8 years ago)
[ March 18, 2011; 13:00; 13:00; ] Today at 1pm SCI-Arc will feature Mohamed Sharif: Recent Work. Sharif, principal of Sharif Studio is also a faculty member of SCI-Arc. Prior to joining SCI-Arc, he was Assistant Chair of the Architecture/Landscape/Interiors department at Otis for two years…

Florida Beach House / Iredale Pedersen Hook Architects

(8 years ago)
Architects: Iredale Pedersen Hook Architects Location: Florida Beach, Australia Project year: 2011 Photographs: Iredale Pedersen Hook ArchitectsLocated at Florida Beach Western Australia, this design emphasises and focuses on the immense Indian Ocean. All space is aligned and extruded…

Thomas Heatherwick’s Thoughts on the Building Boom in China and More

(8 years ago)
Designer of UK Pavilion for the Shanghai World Expo, Thomas Heatherwick was one of the speakers featured at the recent 2011 TED conference. Heatherwick and his design team won the Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) commission to create the…

Video: Creative Energy at The Green Building / (fer) studio

(8 years ago)
The Green Building in Louisville, Kentucky incorporates a variety of green energy sources to achieve the city’s first LEED Platinum rating. Designed by (fer) studio, the building has geothermal, ice storage, solar panels, and a energy recovery ventilator. Watch…

Interior Build-out at the Gansevoort Hotel South / NC-office

(8 years ago)
Architects: NC-office Location: Miami, Florida, USA Client: Rowland Coffee Roasters / Gansevoort Hotel South Collaborators: Peter Nedev, Elizabeth Cardona, Cristina Canton, Nikolay Nedev, Mauricio Gonzalez Consultants: Popov Engineers, Inc. (MEP), Don Shakelford (Structural) Contractor: RCC Construction Project year: 2008…

Palisades House in California by Studio Shift Architects

(8 years ago)
This beautiful modern home is located in Los Angeles and was recently renovated by Studio Shift Architects, a Santa Monica-based architecture firm. From the architects: This major renovation to a single-family home in Los Angeles on a rather dramatic site aims to provide multiple direct connections to the outdoors maximizing exposure to the newly landscaped [...]

Google Earth Bridges

(8 years ago)
Une idée de départ plutôt originale pour une série de cartes postales aussi étonnantes que déroutantes réalisées par l’artiste Clément Valla à partir de captures issues de Google Earth en 3 dimensions. Tirant parti des défauts

Elmgreen and Dragset, German Barn

(8 years ago)
Famed for their witty sculptures and installations that toy with surroundings and contexts – you may well be familiar with their brilliant Texan installation, Prada Marfa – Scandinavian duo Michael Elmgreen and Ingar Dragset are once again displacing places and objects with their ‘German Barn’ project at this year’s Singapore Biennale. Occupying a disused hangar [...]

Weekly Wrap Up + Paper Scrap Light

(8 years ago)
It’s a whopping 70 degrees in Brooklyn right now, so I’m going to get out from under the pile of packing boxes in our house and get some fresh air. Before I head out, I wanted to share this beautiful (and totally genius) DIY light project that graphic designer Gabrielle Guy created for a friend. [...]

LeafBed

(8 years ago)

Bornholm Kitchen

(8 years ago)
My lovely friend Susan Serra (remember her great article on 2011 kitchen trends?) is launching her new line of Scandinavian-inspired kitchen furniture called Bornholm Kitchen this week at the Architectural Digest Home Design Show. Along with her daughter, Kelly Serra Donovan, Susan has created a new kitchen furnishings line inspired by the spirit of their [...]

In The Kitchen With: Molly Hatch’s Maple Pecan Cake

(8 years ago)
I was reacquainted with my love for pecans when I tested this recipe for a Maple Pecan Whiskey Cake by ceramicist Molly Hatch. Normally you’d make fruit cake for the holidays, but because this cake freezes well and makes four loaves at once, it is also perfect to keep around or take a loaf the [...]

Symposium: Not More, Not Less

(8 years ago)
[ April 1, 2011; ] With regard to its immanent powers, architecture today seems to be both under-challenged and over-charged at the same time. This biomorphic paradigm has reduced architecture’s potential to just dealing with issues concerning geometry, form-making, and manufacturing, whilst depriving it…

Russian Orthodox Church in Paris / Ameller & Dubois Associates

(8 years ago)
Ameller & Dubois Associates have shared with us their proposal for a Russian Orthodox Church in Paris. For additional images of their project and a description of their concepts please follow after the break.DESCRIPTIONArchitecture canonical Orthodox…

Inspiration : 10 Gorgeous Modern Bathroom Designs

(8 years ago)
We have collected hundreds and hundreds of images of interior design for home design inspiration since we started ChicTip.com.  We have compiled it for you and sorted it Room by Room. Now we’d like to share them with you. Today we present 10 breathtaking bathroom designs.

The Augustine, Prague

(8 years ago)
Located in the picturesque heart of Prague, The Augustine is converted from a 13th-century monastery to make up a 101-room Rocco Forte hotel. The décor and interior, by English-based design company RDD, reflects the history of its ecclesiastical inheritance with lots of reds, greens and purples, dark wooden doorways and vaulted ceilings. No two rooms [...]

Crabtree & Evelyn Keystone Florals

(8 years ago)
Designed by Pearlfisher | Country: United Kingdom “Pearlfisher has redesigned the packaging for Crabtree &Evelyn’s keystone Florals range – Lily, Rosewater and Lavender. The design debuted with the launch of new fragrance Iris in September 2010 and will now be seen on the remaining 3 fragrances in the Florals range when they launch in March 2011. The graphic [...]

Hunt, Gather And Host: A Knitting Party

(8 years ago)
For years, many of our friends have been asking us to teach them to knit. We finally had a get-together for the knitters-to-be on a Saturday afternoon when we hosted a winter-to-spring knitting party. Saying a slow farewell to winter, we celebrated our favorite parts of winter with knitting, warm bowls of chili, hot chai [...]

Singapore Biennale 2011: Open House

(8 years ago)
This post was made possible by “notabilia,” an artsy/crafty New Yorker living in Singapore. She writes about literature, art, independent design, creative people, pretty things, and regional travel. The third Singapore Biennale features 63 artists from 30 countries presented across the Singapore Art Museum and 8Q, the National Museum of Singapore, Old Kallang Airport, and [...]
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