Design archive for 2011-07-24

Student Work – Phoebe Mak

(8 years ago)
Designed by Phoebe Mak | Country: United States “The assignment was to redesign an existing brand of wine in the market today. I chose Beaulieu Vineyard as my brand and designed labels for a lower end Cabernet Suavignon and Chardonnay and a higher end Cabernet Sauvignon along with a wine case.”

'Scene' furniture range

(8 years ago)
Scene furniture range is composed from sideboard and/or shelf units. It's a flexible furniture...

Ningbo Digital / Synarchitects

(8 years ago)
Synarchitects has shared with us their forward thinking design for Ningbo Digital in Ningbo, China. A skew of images can be seen after the jump in addition to a brief description from the designers.Subject of the competition…

French papers by CSA Design

(8 years ago)
Témoin de 140 ans d’évolution du secteur de la papeterie, French Paper Company est l’une des plus petites et vieilles fabriques de papier aux USA. Depuis plusieurs années déjà, l’entreprise collabore étroitement avec le

Why Politics Matter: Le Corbusier, Fascism, and UBS

(8 years ago)
Le Corbusier’s politics are a divisive issue for architects and architectural historians and rightly so: his work is still highly influential, in both adoration and enmity, and his expressed political views are at odds with contemporary western democratic values.…

Uncommon iPhone Cases

(8 years ago)
My beloved iPhone case flew off the treadmill at the gym one too many times a few weeks ago and was toast. I was heartbroken (and embarrassed) as I gathered up the pieces and threw them in the trash. But, then I thought about how fun it is to get a shiny, brand new case [...]

Greg Bogin art

(8 years ago)
Une touche de pop-art mêlée au minimalisme de ses formes, des couleurs arc-en-ciel et un formidable esprit de simplicité laissent libre court à l’imagination des spectateurs. En forme de bulles, de carrés aux coins arrondis, de vagues parfaitement symétriques ou

Bowen Island House / bai architects

(8 years ago)
Architect: bai architects Location: Bowen Island, Canada Lead Design Architect: Cedric Burgers, MAIBC Project Team: David Hodgson, Ruriko Numazawa, Stefania Violante Structural Engineer: Eric Steffensen, CA-Boom Engineering Photographs: Courtesy of bai architectsLocation Bowen Island is approximately 30 minutes…

Dezeen archive: weather

(8 years ago)
Dezeen archive: since our story about a house concealed by mist (bottom left) was so popular this week, we’ve grouped together all our stories from the Dezeen archive that feature weather. See all the stories »See all our archive stories »

Springer chair by Beautic design

(8 years ago)
Avec la Beauté comme credo, le studio de design polonais Beautic repense chaises et pièces de notre mobilier en prenant soin d’épurer et adoucir chaque courbe. La « Springer Chair » par exemple est pour

Mobile Hospital / Kukil Han

(8 years ago)
The Mobile Hospital by Kukil Han is designed to provide immediate aid in hard hit disaster stricken areas. Conceptualizing a modularized container medical treatment center, Han’s Mobil Hospital can either function individually or as a larger modular unit. Deliverability…

Eat Play Grow

(8 years ago)
Eat Play Grow is a growing table for young children which promotes an education in how to grow food produce from a young age, by allowing a child to g..

Leaf Cut Art by Lorenzo Durán

(8 years ago)
Instead of using paper, artist Lorenzo Durán uses leaves to make papercut art. If you think about how delicate a leaf is, you can imagine how challenging and intricately painstaking each piece of art must be to create. He must have a very steady hand! [via My Modern Met] Share This: Twitter | Facebook | [...]

The Canopy: Student Pavilion Erasmus University / NEXT Architects + MASS Studies

(8 years ago)
“The Canopy”, a collaborative project between NEXT Architects, Amsterdam and MASS Studies, Seoul for the invited competition for a student pavilion at the Erasmus University Rotterdam. Additional images of the proposal and a narrative from the designers after the…

Terrace House / Pavel Hnilicka Architekti

(8 years ago)
Architects: Pavel Hnilicka Architekti Location: Prague, Czech Republic Project Year: 2007 Client: Kuprum Development, s.r.o. Landscape Architect: Mikoláš Vavřín Project Area: 437.30 sqm Photographs: Courtesy of Pavel Hnilicka ArchitektiThere was a little villa on top of the extremely…

Layered House / Jun Igarashi Architects

(8 years ago)
Architects: Jun Igarashi Architects Location: Hokkaido, Japan Project Year: 2008 Project Area: 202.26 sqm Photographs: Jun Igarashi ArchitectsThe site is located east of Hokkaido, the old city area of Saroma-cho with a road passing along the north side.…

Libratone Lounge

(8 years ago)
Libratone Lounge, so heisst die neueste Kreation der dänischen Klangexperten. Lautsprecher ist ein Wort, dass diesem Gerät eigentlich nicht gerecht wird. Stilistisch absolut auf den Punkt, so wie man es von dänischem Design gewohnt ist und klanglich eine völlig neue Erfahrung. Ob irgendwo im Raum platziert oder direkt unter dem Fernseher aufgestellt/befestigt, “Lounge” klingt so [...]

Libratone Live

(8 years ago)
Mit dem “Beat” hat Libratone in den letzten Monaten für viel Wirbel in der Audio-Welt gesorgt. Das ausgeklügelte System des tragbaren Lautsprechers sorgt für einen wirklich beeindruckenden Raumklang mit viel Druck und Brillianz. Das Upgrade steht nun in den Startlöchern und hört auf den Namen Libratone “Live”. Neben den bekannten technischen Features kann das neue [...]

Androids + Andrew Bell at SDCC

(8 years ago)
Having just shown you the awesome Toy King Trophy Andrew Bell and his Androids just won ~ seems like a good time to share some of the Android fun at SDCC too! Launching at SDCC are Android Mini Collectible Summer special editions! 2 Heroes and 2 Villains ~ one available each day… we even took one to lunch with us (see? Tortilla chip in hand and all up there!) New Sashimi color ways ~ Worrible plushes ~ Android blind box series 2 ~ and so many more goodies available at the Dumbrella booth where i was hanging out most days (booth #1337 if you want to go visit!) Also awesome, Andrew is drawing on the blanks for people if you’re not creative enough to do your own thing… and super special, you can get a peek at the wedding cake toppers he decorated on the next page… as well as a peek at the awesome packaging details of the new Summer collectibles! TO PAGE 2 of "Androids + Andrew Bell at SDCC "! -----> (Want more visual goodness? See NOTCOT.com + NOTCOT.org)

The Toy King 2011 by Pete Fowler

(8 years ago)
So, thanks to a few awesome toy/webcomic friends, i found myself hiding out in San Diego the last few days at Comic Con ~ while there… the first annual International Designer Toy Awards (DTA) were hosted at SDCC 2011 this year! And close friend and maker of creatures and androids, Andrew Bell, won FAN FAVORITE!!! (Congrats, Andy!) What did winners receive? These awesome golden TOY KING trophies designed by Pete Fowler ~ so after a fun night out, we couldn’t resist a litte hotel room photoshoot to share just how awesome Fowler’s trophy is! (From all angles, and posed with one of the new limited edition Androids of course!) Check out all the pics on the next page!TO PAGE 2 of "The Toy King 2011 by Pete Fowler"! -----> (Want more visual goodness? See NOTCOT.com + NOTCOT.org)

DIY Series by Andre Pereira

(8 years ago)
New Designers 2011: Kingston University graduate Andre Pereira has created a series of products to help with tricky DIY tasks, including these paint brushes that clip onto the edge of a tin of paint. (more…)

Star of Calendonia / Cecil Balmond and Charles Jencks

(8 years ago)
Cecil Balmond of Balmond Studio and Charles Jencks have developed the winning design, Star of Caledonia, for the border crossing between England and Scotland at Gretna.  Aiming for a 2014 completion date (just in time for the Commonwealth Games hosted in…


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