Design archive for 2013-11-07

National Ecology Center botanic greenhouses by Grimshaw and Samoo

(4 years ago)
Architecture firm Grimshaw has completed an ecological park in South Korea where tropical plants, waterfalls and penguins are housed within huge glass and steel biomes (+ slideshow). (more...)

HIVEHAUS® – A Modular Hexagonal Home By Barry Jackson

(4 years ago)
An ultra compact modular housing system that was inspired by the hexagonal honeycomb structures built by honey bees.

Comby Collection by Federica Bubani

(4 years ago)
A family of functional objects created using the same three shapes and materials.

Room of One's Own writing pavilion by Nika Zupanc for Miss Dior

(4 years ago)
Slovenian designer Nika Zupanc has referenced an essay by English writer Virginia Woolf to create a latticed writing room and furniture for French fashion house Dior. (more...)

5 Different Perspectives to find while Traveling

(4 years ago)
This post is brought to you by Sheraton. Click here to explore Sheraton Club. One of my favorite things to do when traveling and exploring new cities is to find new perspectives of that city. Often (especially if traveling for business or a convention) it is far too easy to get stuck in a giant building with nearly no windows or bouncing merely between the hotel and talks. If you don’t have time to get out and explore, at least try to see the city/town in at least ONE new way! On the next page, check out 5 of my favorite options…TO PAGE 2 of "5 Different Perspectives to find while Traveling"! -----> (Want more visual goodness? See NOTCOT.com + NOTCOT.org)

Nissan ZEOD RC

(4 years ago)
Visant à boucler le tour du circuit de la Sarthe aussi vite qu’une Porsche 911 RSR et dépasser les 300 km/h dans la ligne droite des Hunaudières … à la seule force de l’électricité pour l’édition 2014 des 24 Heures du Mans, petit retour sur la Nissan ZEOD RC, la…

The Haifa House

(4 years ago)
Construite à Haifa en Israël par le studio Pitsou Kedem Architects, découverte de l’impressionnante « Haifa House », une magnifique villa aux vastes volumes intérieurs baignés de lumière naturelle et aux nombreuses terrasses, couverte ou non, donnant sur une très belle piscine extérieure.Plus de détails en images dans la galerieDescription …

Rock Paper Scissors

(4 years ago)
Totalement inutile, mais tellement cool, clin d’oeil pour « Rock Paper Scissors », une excellente installation composée de deux laptops programmés pour s’affronter au fameux jeu « pierre, feuille, ciseaux » imaginée par le duo alllemand weAREmedienkuenstler composé de Moritz Schell et Frederic Seybicke.Plus de détails en vidéoDescription originaleRock Paper Scissors …

Modern Desk Concept

(4 years ago)
Dédié à tous les obsédés du rangement et de l’organisation, coup de projecteur sur cet intéressant concept de bureau intégralement conçu pour être « pratique » par le designer Francois Dransart.Plus de détails en images dans la galerieDesign by Francois Dransart – via…

Retro F1 Liveries on a 2013 car

(4 years ago)
Vue sur Supercharged, clin d’oeil pour cette excellente série d’illustrations du collectif britannique Escape Artist qui a transposé les plus célèbres livrées de la Formule 1 à une monoplace de nouvelle génération.Plus de détails en images dans la galerieDescription originaleWe’ve been spending our evenings transplanting some of …

Negative Space Chess Set by Stefan Gougherty

(4 years ago)
Stefan Gougherty took the classic chess set and turned it on its head with this abstract set.

Dezeen Mail #177

(4 years ago)
New images of Thomas Heatherwick's Garden Bridge proposal for London lead this week's Dezeen Mail newsletter, which also includes news, jobs and competition highlights plus reader comments from Dezeen.Read Dezeen Mail issue 177 | Subscribe to Dezeen Mail

Diplomatic Intervention

(4 years ago)
Sonda Espacial L.Q.F.U.B. Friendly Fire © Catarina Botelho It’s fair to say the Palácio Pombal in Lisbon has seen better days, but this 17th Century building can be forgiven for showing its age a little… Continue Reading »The post Diplomatic Intervention appeared first on We Heart; Lifestyle & Design Magazine.

Australian National Architecture Awards 2013 winners announced

(4 years ago)
News: the Australian Institute of Architects has announced 38 winners of this year's National Architecture Awards, including a pointy artists' studio in Japan, a bright blue stadium in Perth and a Melbourne university building covered in scales. (more...)

White Pike Whiskey

(4 years ago)
"Crafted by a man trained in the Alabama school of fast whiskey, White Pike Whiskey (WPW) is a refined spirit made to be shot, sipped, or mixed. A...Click to read more... »          

Flashback

(4 years ago)
Pierre Huyghe L’Expédition Scintillante, Act 2 (light show), 2002 Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León (MUSAC) Photograph by Marcus J. Leith Hallucinogenic drugs have certainly made their mark on the art world over… Continue Reading »The post Flashback appeared first on We Heart; Lifestyle & Design Magazine.

The Slip House

(4 years ago)
Conçue par le studio Carl Turner Architects, focus sur l’étonnante « Slip House », une surprenante réalisation combinant habitation et studio construite dans le district de Brixton à Londres.Plus de détails en images dans la galerieDescription originaleOccupying one of four plots forming a gap in a typical Brixton terrace, …

Concorde – Floating There

(4 years ago)
Réalisé par Guillaume Cagniard et produit par Les Fils de, découverte du très beau clip vidéo illustrant le titre « Floating There » du groupe français Concorde.Le clip intégral en HDDescription originaleDirected by Guillaume CagniardProduced by Les Fils deDOP : Franck DelageProd exe : Elow Prod…

20 Creative Jam and Preserves Packaging

(4 years ago)
The Dieline team has selected a wonderful collection of 20 Creative Jam and Preserves Packaging. We love the thought that goes into creating a design...Click to read more... »          

3 Days Until The Dieline Awards 2014 Early Registration Begins

(4 years ago)
3 days until The Dieline Awards 2014 early registration begins! READ MORETo join our mailing list for the latest The Dieline Awards 2014...Click to read more... »          

Almanac Beer Company

(4 years ago)
Almanac Beer Company was founded in 2010 by Jesse Friedman and Damian Fagan. They started a brew of farm-to-barel seasonal ales to be enjoyed...Click to read more... »          

Monocle x Comme des Garçons Scent 1, 2 & 3

(4 years ago)
Monocle has now launched not only candles but scents for Men & Women. They have joined Comme des Garçons again to introduce these...Click to read more... »          

3D-printed human cells could "replace animal testing"

(4 years ago)
News: 3D-printed human cells could replace the need for animal testing of new drugs within five years, according to researchers. (more...)

Five 5000ml

(4 years ago)
Five Olive Oil | 5000ml is a unique olive oil package design. I think the modern and sophisticated design really communicates organic, high-end and...Click to read more... »          

Spiral staircase made from chunky wooden blocks by QC

(4 years ago)
A spiralling stack of chunky wooden blocks forms this staircase designed by architecture studio QC for an apartment in Poland. (more...)

Lamp L1

(4 years ago)
Inspirée de la bobine électromagnétique de Nikola Tesla, clin d’oeil pour la « Lamp L1″, une jolie lampe de table à LED imaginée par ODESD2 qui diffuse la lumière grâce à son disque circulaire.Plus de détails en images dans la galerieDesign by ODESD2 – via…

Le29 Branding

(4 years ago)
Coup de projecteur sur cet excellent travail d’identité visuelle et de branding réalisé par l’irlandais Juan Alfonso Solís pour le « Le 29″ à Montréal.Plus de détails en images dans la galerieDescription originaleLe29 is the name for a new condo project located in an old district of Montreal, Canada. …

Bermell

(4 years ago)
Designed by Justina Sanchis, Bermell is an expert wholesale spices distributor based in Alicante, Spain. They source their spices from the exact...Click to read more... »          

Designjunction "breaks The Mould Of The Traditional Trade Show"

(4 years ago)
Movie: show director Deborah Spencer and creative director Michael Sodeau take us through their highlights of designjunction 2013 in this movie Dezeen filmed during London Design Festival. (more...)

A Quick Drink?

(4 years ago)
All but the most abstemious readers will know that thirsty feeling, watching the office clock advance painfully slowly towards home time and some well earned liquid refreshment at a favourite watering hole. It turns out… Continue Reading »The post A Quick Drink? appeared first on We Heart; Lifestyle & Design Magazine.

Strike a Pose

(4 years ago)
Kehinde Wiley  ‘Portrait of James Hamilton, Earl of Arran’ 2013 Oil on canvas 204 x 174cm (80 3/8 x 68 1/2in) If this is your first encounter with the work of New York portrait painter… Continue Reading »The post Strike a Pose appeared first on We Heart; Lifestyle & Design Magazine.

Offices and a studio in a renovated military uniform factory by Sauerbruch Hutton

(4 years ago)
Berlin practice Sauerbruch Hutton has renovated and extended a former Prussian military uniform factory to accommodate its own offices and an artist's studio. (more...)

Running trainers with rubber loops on the soles by Thilo Alex Brunner

(4 years ago)
The rubber loops on the soles of these trainers by Swiss sports brand On compress on impact and lock together to provide a solid push-off while running (+ slideshow). (more...)

Design Prize Switzerland: ‘Etage’ shelf by Moritz Schmid (CH)

(4 years ago)
Moritz Schmid has won the biennial Design Prize Switzerland Pfister Interior Design Award for ‘Etage’, a cross between a shelf and sideboard completely made out of wood for the Röthlisberger Kollektion.     “A conspicuous feature that immediately meets the eye is its basic oval form, which is emphasised by the unusual positioning of the […]

Nieuw Waterlandplein Podium by Tjep (NL)

(4 years ago)
Nieuw Waterlandplein Podium by Tjep is both a communal space and a stage for the local inhabitants of Nieuw Waterlandplein in Amsterdam-North. The stage has two uses, aesthetic installation during the day and with “a flick of a switch”, a central performance stage flanked by an amphitheatre of surrounding seating. Hidden platforms in the ground […]


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