Design archive for 2011-11-16

AD Round Up: Mixed Use Part VIII

(3 years ago)
  Five great mixed use projects from earlier this year for our 8th selection. Check them all after the break. Glass Lofts / Front Studio Architects Commissioned by the Friendship Development Associates (FDA) as a central player in its…

Student Spotlight: Post-Colonial Tea Party

(3 years ago)
A small-scale packaging project using tea bags as a medium for investigating post-colonial terminology and ideas

Chapel Tree of Life / Cerejeira Fontes Arquitectos

(3 years ago)
Architects: Cerejeira Fontes Arquitectos Location: Braga, Portugal Design Team: António Jorge Fontes, Asbjörn Andresen, André Fontes Photography: Nelson Garrido    The intervention strategy results on the insertion of a Chapel at the Seminary of St. James. It is a…

Berchtesgaden Youth Hostel / LAVA

(3 years ago)
Architects: LAVA Location: Berchtesgaden, Germany Client: Deutsches Jugendherbergswerk, Landesverband Bayern e.V., München Project Year: 2011 Project Area: 1,500 sqm Photographs: Courtesy of LAVALAVA’s reinterpretation of an existing youth hostel has resulted in a completely new type of space.…

Time Goes By Clock by José Tavares

(3 years ago)
Designer José Tavares has put a dynamic twist on the time-honoured grandfather clock by combining an LED face set in an ornate frame all inside a minimalist smoked glass cube.

Cooqi Gluten-Free

(3 years ago)
Cooqi is a fresh face in the gluten-free, market introduced in the summer of 2011.

Can design influence memory?

(3 years ago)
Have you ever rushed across your house to get something from another room, but by the time you got there you completely forgot why you were there? This might seem like a trivial question for architects, but it might…

Magic by David Fox

(3 years ago)
David Fox launched the Magic stool for Boss Design, a seating element in the shape of a mushroom. Inspired by fungi, the stool is both fun and functional with a sturdy steel base and an upholstered top. I would love to see an entire room of these in random shapes and sizes, mimicking how mushrooms [...]

Monarchs

(3 years ago)
Designed by Theory11 | Country: United States Monarchs have a vintage, timeless air to them that is unlike any other. The tuck case is printed in gold foil on an embossed, soft-touch navy blue card stock. Designed and produced in the USA using renewable energy sources, printed on Q1 quality stock with our signature Premium 909 Finish. Monarch Playing Cards [...]

In Progress: Culture Forest / Unsangdong Architects

(3 years ago)
Unsangdong Architects have nearly finished the steel structure of the “Culture Forest”, revealing the distinctive figure of the Culture & Art Center in SeongDong-gu, Republic of Korea. Read the architect’s description and view schematic renderings on our previous post.…

Dezeen is five: memorable (and slightly mad) projects

(3 years ago)
As Dezeen’s fifth birthday falls this week, we’ve been digging through the archives collating the most memorable stories, events, parties and so on since we launched in November 2006. Today we present the five most memorable experimental projects we’ve been involved in – regardless of whether they worked. They include an exhibition about rubbish, a gallery full of speakers and cars covered in flowers…  (more…)

Cocolino

(3 years ago)
Bebida Tropical enlisted the help of Marx Design to develop a new coconut water brand for the Dubai market.

Hidrosalud Headquarters Offices by Cuartopensante Arquitectura Interior

(3 years ago)
Designers Rafa Muñoz and Víctor Mollá of Cuartopensante Arquitectura Interior in Valencia, Spain have designed a futuristic and womb-like office space for Hidrosalud Headquarters Offices, a water treatment company also located in Valencia. The minimalist, sinuous, and very blue design was inspired, fittingly, by the nature of water itself. The space is comprises customer service, [...]

Tsvetnoy Central Market / Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands

(3 years ago)
Architects: Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands Location: Moscow, Russia Client: RGI International Photographs: Chris GascoigneThis 50,000 sqft fit-out in a dew department store on Moscow’s Tsvetnoy Boulevard provides three floors of food retail and restaurant space, including a spectacular destination…

Richard Rogers’ New York skyscraper won’t get off the ground

(3 years ago)
Dezeen Wire: plans for a 40-storey tower designed by British architect Richard Rogers to sit on top of the Port Authority Bus Terminal in New York have been shelved following the Chinese backer’s decision to pull out – The New York TimesSee a skyscraper in London completed by Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners earlier this year.

Graphic Cushions by Provide Home

(3 years ago)
Provide Home recently designed a new collection of graphic pillows. Photos by Janis Nicolay. Share This: Twitter | Facebook | Discover more great design by following Design Milk on Twitter and Facebook. © 2011 Design Milk | Posted by Jaime in Home Furnishings | Permalink | No comments

The Bold Chair

(3 years ago)
The studio BIG GAME’s ‘Bold’ chairs look strangely like miniature, pipe-cleaner replicas that you’d see in a doll house. The brightly colored, tubular designs are actually two separate pieces, one nesting inside the other. Quite a cozy little setup if you ask me. The internal structure of the tubes is a metal core while the [...]

Video: Behind the Scenes with Ron Arad Architects

(3 years ago)
Ron Arad and Asa Bruno bring BD into their studio for an exclusive view into the inner workings of their practice. In 1981, Ron Arad established his first design studio ‘one off ltd”. Over the years, the practice has…

Protected Collective Houses in Toledo by TASH

(3 years ago)
These four concrete apartment blocks by Spanish architects TASH were only completed last year, but they already look strangely abandoned in these photographs. (more…)

Plastic Fantastic By Tomaas

(3 years ago)
New York-based fashion & art photographer Tomaas’ Plastic Fantastic series of images has an overall sense of etherealness. The model is staged with various plastic items such as straws, tubing, platters, and bottles. The striking contrast of the black background with the cool lighting creates an edgy, dream-like theatrical element. For more images from this [...]

Johnny Cupcake FALL 2011: The CupGun & 6th Annual "There's Something In The Cupcake Mix"

(3 years ago)
Johnny Cupcake released thier 6th annual ‘There's Something In The Cupcake Mix’. "This year’s collection was based around classic horror/thriller movie themes that all incorporate the brand’s trademark culinary twist. "

Solid Grey Backpack

(3 years ago)
Jolie création de Solid Gray, une filiale de l’agence de design produit Lijmbach, Leeuw & Vormgeving fondée par Herman Lijmbach et Jasper de Leeuw, un très gros coup de coeur pour cet excellent sac à dos créé dans

New Campus for University of the Arts London / Stanton Williams

(3 years ago)
Architects: Stanton Williams Location: London, England Project Year: 2011 Project Area: 40,000 sqm Architectural lighting: Spiers and Major Landscape Architect: Townsend Landscape Architects Facade consultant: Arup Facades Engineering CDM coordinator: Scott Wilson Photographs: Hufton+Crow, John SturrockTo the north…
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