Design archive for 2011-11-08

Theory: Chapter 9

(7 years ago)
There is something absolutely terrifying and exhilarating about the sight of a million people in one place. Tiananmen Square is that big. Or at least it seemed like it. Surely hundreds of thousands in the Square itself. But more…

LUMIÉRE New York by Stephanie Izzo

(7 years ago)
This post is part of NOTCOT Having Fun In The Dark series sponsored by Canon Powershot’s Your Second Shot! One of the most surreal and perhaps even magical aspects of night photography is when the camera manages to capture views that even your naked eye couldn’t imagine. To turn that sensitivity so far up that every seemingly dim/dark speck of light simply glows is stunning. One of the photographers who’s night photos we love does this stunningly ~ Stephanie Izzo’s Lumiére series of magically sparkling postcard like images are gorgeous! Take a peek at her view on New York on the next page… makes me almost ready to hop a plane over now!TO PAGE 2 of "LUMIÉRE New York by Stephanie Izzo"! -----> (Want more visual goodness? See NOTCOT.com + NOTCOT.org)

Architecture of Invention: A Bertrand Goldberg Retrospective at the Art Institute of Chicago

(7 years ago)
[ September 15, 2011 2:00 to September 30, 2011 2:00. October 1, 2011 17:00 to October 31, 2011 17:00. November 1, 2011 17:00 to November 30, 2011 17:00. December 1, 2011 17:00 to December 31, 2011 17:00. January 1, 2012 17:00 to January 15, 2012 17:00. ] The Art Institute of Chicago is hosting a retrospective for Bertrand Goldberg, famed architect of Marina City (1959–1967), two cylindrical corncob-shaped commercial/residential towers.  The exhibition contains a range of Goldberg’s work; it begins with his work at the Bauhaus and…

AROXA

(7 years ago)
"Cara Technology offers sensory taste testing. They asked us to create a new brand using the name Aroxa and a packaging range for their huge range of flavour standards.

Student Work – Retno Hadiningdiah

(7 years ago)
Designed by Retno Hadiningdiah | Country: Australia “The brief was to create packaging for a premium of absinthe. I chose the name The Black Sheep because of the misconception of absinthe being hallucinatory.”

Rollercoaster by Interval Architects

(7 years ago)
Chinese studio Interval Architects have completed a pavilion that snakes around a school square in Beijing like the tracks of a roller coaster. (more…)

I’m Watch

(7 years ago)
Imaginée par la société italienne Blue Sky et proposée sous la marque « I’m Watch » à partir du 30 janvier 2012 pour un prix d’entrée de gamme de 299 euros – d’ores et déjà en pré-commande – pouvant aller

Philippe Starck: ‘I’d rather save lives than be a designer’- The Independent

(7 years ago)
Dezeen Wire: designer Philippe Starck says that not being able to save lives and tackle key global issues in his work leaves him feeling “impotent”- The IndependentThe designer has created a new photobooth that meets his aims of designing democratic and affordable products. Starck claims they offer a solution for those who can’t afford a camera, adding that photos help us to “exist.” He also laments the modern propensity for vandalism that threatens the booths, saying: “Twenty years ago it was possible to design something pretty and people to respect it. Not now.”

On the Corner House by Eastern Design Office

(7 years ago)
Anna Nakamura and Taiyo Jinno of Kyoto-based architecture firm Eastern Design Office have created another sharp structure with the On the Corner house. It’s a seven-unit rental apartment complex located in an mixed use residential/industrial area of Youkaichi, Japan. The lot, which is severely triangular, remained empty for some time, as the shape made it [...]

Ocean Wing

(7 years ago)
Plain bathrooms were yesterday – with unique forms, textures and materials Bagno Sasso creates a new world in the bathroom. Together with the Ge..

1:1 by David Tsai

(7 years ago)
Houston Community College artist in residence David Tsai has created a box for 1:1 communication between two people "for conversation with fewer visual or audible distractions."

K House / Alroy Hazak architects

(7 years ago)
Architects: Alroy Hazak architects Location: Herzlia, Israel Project Team: Amir Hazak Ronnie Alroy Bathelle Unger Alon Goldberg Project Area: 700 sqm Project Year: 2009 Photographs: Amit GironAn interplay of walls/windows, shadow and light, inside/outside construct the experience…

Designer Dailies: Angela Adams

(7 years ago)
You know Angela Adams from her rugs, which memorialize nature’s wondrous swirls in brightly-colored wool. These days she and her husband, furniture maker Sherwood Hamill, have been busy expanding the brand to include other home accessories, including bedding, tabletop, stationery, wallcoverings, and upholstered furniture. The couple lives in Portland, Maine, near where Angela grew up, [...]

Designers at The Temporium

(7 years ago)
Designers including Jaime Hayon, Paul Cocksedge and Dominic Wilcox will create unique products and curate displays of their work at The Temporium, our Christmas shop taking place at 65 Monmouth Street in Seven Dials, Covent Garden, London from 1-24 December. (more…)

Surreal Fashion Photography

(7 years ago)
Proposant un travail de mise en scène et un univers fantastique des plus travaillé, découverte des intéressants travaux de la photographe de mode Natalie « Miss Aniela » Dybisz actuellement basée au Royaume-Uni. Puisant son inspiration dans ses propres expériences,

2012 United States Best Architecture Schools

(7 years ago)
James Cramer and the Greenway Group have just released the 13th edition of DesignIntelligence, a compilation of different rankings for accredited architecture schools in the United States.   The report attempts to create a level playing ground upon which to…

Cushion Maker

(7 years ago)
Imaginée par le designer Gyeongwan Koo, cette drôle de déchiqueteuse à papier a un dessein des plus singuliers. Les confettis qu’elle délivre servent alors à rembourrer des coussins ainsi recyclés ! Cette étonnante et ingénieuse machine du nom de Cushion

Don’t swim after lunch

(7 years ago)
Excellente réalisation de Jens Blank sur une commande de Anywalk, un petit clin d’oeil sur « Don’t swim after lunch », un très joli court-métrage d’animation destiné à promouvoir l’exposition artistique TREKX lancée en mai 2010. Mettant en scène une

Complex House par Tomohiro Hata

(7 years ago)
A Nagoya au Japon, l’agence Tomohiro Hata Architect and Associates dresse la « Complex House » au coeur d’un quartier résidentiel. Bardée de métal, cette maison de deux niveaux s’étire et se découpe. Aveugles en partie basse, ses volumes se répondent à l’étage supérieur dans un jeu de pleins et de vides, d’intérieurs et d’extérieurs, offrant des [...]Complex House par Tomohiro Hata is a post from: Muuuz - Blog Architecture, Design, Tendances, Inspiration

Spooning Instant Coffee Stick Packaging Concept

(7 years ago)
Imaginé par les designers Maria Rho, Juhyeon Lee et Jinhyuk Rho, un petit clin d’oeil pour l’excellent « Spooning Instant Coffee Stick Packaging Concept », une nouvelle forme de packaging de café soluble en dosettes individuelles incorporant une petite touillette directement dans

Plug Designed By Tomas Kral

(7 years ago)
Project based on the relation between a bottle and its cork stopper. A connection between two materials: glass and cork by the principle of fitting into each other. A relation of opposites: glass is hard, heavy, shinny and cold while cork is soft, light, matt and smooth. PCM wants to contribute to develop projects based [...]

Prospector Co.

(7 years ago)
"Prospector Co. is a line for men who seek purpose and forethought in their skin and shave products.

Before & After: Sunbites

(7 years ago)
"Sunbites had  been entirely functional, generic and a bit ‘no fun’ – labouring their wholegrain credentials until they had lost all sense of being as tasty as they actually are.

Student Spotlight: Innocent Bystander

(7 years ago)
"Wine labels for “Innocent Bystander, Australia”. With their existing logo as inspiration, I made a design element in typography to enhance their identity and exclusive expression. The design represents exclusivity and high class."

Alternative Olympic posters by Sarah Hyndman

(7 years ago)
Following the controversy surrounding the release of the official London 2012 posters last week, graphic designer Sarah Hyndman has come up with a set of alternatives. (more…)

Lise / Cook on the wild side par Atelier 37.2

(7 years ago)
Agence de micro-architecture parisienne, Atelier 37.2 a récemment réaménagé l’appartement d’une de ses clientes. Entre le corridor et la cuisine, les architectes ont ainsi imaginé un bloc intégrant un dressing, un réfrigérateur, des placards et une hotte. Ilot aux allures d’installation domestique, le projet s’habille d’une structure de bois qui articule l’espace et révèlent plusieurs [...]Lise / Cook on the wild side par Atelier 37.2 is a post from: Muuuz - Blog Architecture, Design, Tendances, Inspiration

Terracotta Lamp by Thomas Housden

(7 years ago)
Designed by Thomas Housden, this large handmade terracotta pendant is a fusion between old and new. The warm hues of kiln-fired terracotta, combined with the subtle white glaze and added twist of vibrantly coloured electric flex, make for a lamp that is equally at home in traditional and modern settings. Producing a warm light, this [...]

Footbridge in Cyprus Proposal / Elina Pattichi

(7 years ago)
This proposal for a footbridge on the T. Papadopoulos Avenue by Elina Pattichi won the first prize in the competition for a footbridge in Pafos City, Cyprus. The design ensures safe pedestrian circulation between the adjacent schools and the…

Prooff Worksofa

(7 years ago)
Kreatives Arbeiten bedarf vieler Freiräume, nicht nur psychisch, sondern auch physisch. Das Worksofa von Prooff ist variabel kombinierbar und sorgt so nicht nur für die optimale Platzausnutzung, sondern kann für jeden Anspruch knfiguriert werden. Als Rückzugsort, für Meeting oder als Sitzmöbel im Thinktank, die Grenzen sind völlig offen und das Büro gewinnt durch die optische [...]
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