Design archive for 2013-11-29

This week on Dezeen

(4 years ago)
This week we returned to hyper-realistic visualisations with a top CGI artist claiming "no-one has realised" that most homeware catalogue images are renderings and we showed stunning pictures of a cafe that's yet to be built in Ukraine. Read on for more architecture and design news from the past seven days, plus our Dezeen Music Project track of the week. (more...)

Ivetta Chair by Giancarlo Cutello

(4 years ago)
A cute little rocking chair made of wood and felt that also comes as a stationary chair.

Monolith by Shira Keret

(4 years ago)
Shira Keret is a product designer based in Jaffa, Israel who presented her project, Monolith, at Tokyo Design Week. Inspired by the water erosion that happens over long periods of time in nature, Keret wanted to make a series of stone objects that conveyed this slow wear. These Cararra marble plates and vessels examine the... Read more »

Theis and Khan to design new RIBA headquarters

(4 years ago)
News: British architects Theis and Khan have been selected to design the new headquarters for the Royal Institute of British Architects at 76 Portland Place in London. (more...)

Holiday Wishlist: Pinch Food Design

(4 years ago)
Eight well-designed foodie things that Pinch Food Design has on their holiday wishlist, perfect for design-minded food lovers.

Hyper-realistic renderings of a proposed cafe in the Ukraine

(4 years ago)
These hyper-realistic renderings by designer Michael Samoriz depict a cafe proposed for the Ukraine with wooden beams criss-crossing over its ceiling. (more...)

Complex House

(4 years ago)
Offrant des formes géométriques on ne peut plus étonnantes, focus sur la « Complex House », une surprenante maison imaginée par le studio Tomohiro Hata Architect & Associates et construite à Nagoya au Japon.Plus de détails en images dans la galerieDesign by Tomohiro Hata Architect and Associates…

Voices in the Dark

(4 years ago)
Candice Tripp Everything Is Lovely As Long As You Never Leave [detail] “I’m never shopping here again” is the pathetic parting shot of the disgruntled customer, illogically reasoning that promising to disappear forever will deliver… Continue Reading »The post Voices in the Dark appeared first on We Heart; Lifestyle & Design Magazine.

Double-ended teaspoons by Nicole Wermers stolen from Tate Britain cafe

(4 years ago)
News: double-ended teaspoons commissioned as part of the recent renovation of Tate Britain's cafe have been so popular with visitors to the London gallery that they've been taking them home. (more...)

Friday Five with Jens Fager

(4 years ago)
In this week's Friday Five, Swedish designer Jens Fager shares with us five things he holds dear.

Job of the week: senior architect at Philippe Starck

(4 years ago)
This week's job of the week on Dezeen Jobs is a position working with French designer Philippe Starck (pictured) as a senior architect. Visit the ad for full details or browse other architecture and design opportunities on Dezeen Jobs.

Wanneroo Markets

(4 years ago)
Creative Associate Group developed the brand identify for the Original Wanneroo Markets in Perth, Western Australia."As part of the program we've...Click to read more... »          

StrangeLove Organic Energy Drink

(4 years ago)
Marx Design was asked to create a promotional gift pack for StrangeLove, a new organic energy elixir. The brief was to create something strange yet...Click to read more... »          

Eindhoven design studio Formafantasma is "experimenting with lava"

(4 years ago)
Dezeen and MINI World Tour: in our next movie from Eindhoven, Simone Farresin and Andrea Trimarchi of Formafantasma show us their experiments with unusual materials including fish skin, cow bladders, animal blood and even lava. (more...)

11+ Sound 1 Speaker

(4 years ago)
cloud and co is a Seoul-based design studio that has worked with Elevenplus (11+) on various projects to create branding ranging from visual...Click to read more... »          

Crash

(4 years ago)
Amid the orderly trees of Brooklyn’s MetroTech Common, a strange sight now greets morning commuters as they pass by. What are these strange technicolour shapes piled on the plaza? A crash site of a UFO… Continue Reading »The post Crash appeared first on We Heart; Lifestyle & Design Magazine.

Heaven Sent

(4 years ago)
Not Guilty prides itself on whipping up nutritious, healthy food that won’t prick the conscience, clog the arteries or make the good workers of Zürich late for their 2pm meeting. In all honesty it’s usually… Continue Reading »The post Heaven Sent appeared first on We Heart; Lifestyle & Design Magazine.

House in Ōiso with walls covered in roofing material by atelier HAKO architects

(4 years ago)
The entire facade of this house in the Japanese town of Ōiso by atelier HAKO architects is clad in fibre-reinforced cement boards and punctuated by a series of scattered windows (+ slideshow). (more...)

Win a copy of ‘The Modern Magazine’ from Laurence King Publishing

(4 years ago)
Thanks to our friends at Laurence King Publishing, we’re giving away three copies of ‘The Modern Magazine’. This beautiful and richly illustrated book features the best in current editorial design. The volume explores the issues facing the industry – in particular the way magazines have adapted to respond to digital media.     ‘A flick […]

To the Power of Two: the Kartell by Laufen bathroom programme

(4 years ago)
Collaboration isn’t for everyone. If you’re to make it work, it involves serious time and resources, not to mention a genuine willingness to go beyond your usual MO to achieve a creative result with added value. Celebrated Italian design brand Kartell and leading Swiss sanitaryware specialists Laufen, however, show just how great the reward can […]

Zaha Hadid creates latticed gold jewellery for Caspita

(4 years ago)
Architect Zaha Hadid has created a set of rings from lattices of gold filigree for Swiss jewellery brand Caspita. (more...)

GIJENS – The most epic self-promotion ever made

(4 years ago)
Certes un peu mégalo voire presque carrément narcissique, une mention spéciale pour cette excellente initiative du photographe suédois Jens Lennartsson qui s’est fait fabriquer 400 figurines à son effigie, produites en impression 3D puis dupliquées, packagées et brandées dans un esprit à mi-chemin entre le Big Jim et le CV, pour…

Comfort Zone

(4 years ago)
Clin d’oeil pour « Confort Zone », la dernière série de clichés du photographe lituanien Tadao Cern qui a shooté, à leur insu, des vacancier en plein sommeil dans leur petit espace qu’ils se sont confectionnés sur la plage avec leur serviette et autres matelas gonflables.Plus de détails en images dans la …

Poise Chair

(4 years ago)
De faux airs vintage et des lignes sculpturales pour cette superbe « Poise Chair », un très beau fauteuil à l’assise en cuir et bois et aux pieds d’acier créée par le designer Louw Roets.Plus de détails en images dans la galerieDesign by Louw Roets – via…

St. Barths Residence

(4 years ago)
Petit coin de pradis situé sur l’île de St. Barthelemy dans les Caraïbes, coup de coeur pour la splendide « St. Barths Residence », une superbe villa imaginée par le studio Barnes Coy Architects.Plus de détails en images dans la galerieDescription originaleThe house is sited on a high, thin …


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