Design archive for 2014-05-09

Zaha Hadid's Hong Kong Innovation Tower laid bare in new movie and photographs

(4 years ago)
Dezeen exclusive: Zaha Hadid Architects has released a movie documenting the spaces of the firm's recently completed Jockey Club Innovation Tower (JCIT) in Hong Kong, as well as new shots by photographer Iwan Baan. (more...)

This week on Dezeen

(4 years ago)
Our most popular story this week has been a cliffside home overlooking a loch that mixes silvery larch wood with traditional Scottish stone. Read on from more architecture and design highlights from the past seven days plus our Dezeen Music Project track of the week. (more...)

Put a Ring On It: Nod Gesture Control Ring

(4 years ago)
Nod Lab's gesture control Bluetooth LE ring wirelessly connects to smart devices for swipe, rotate, multi finger and 3D gestures controls.

New Magic-Themed Lighting from Karman

(4 years ago)
A new collection of lighting from Karman based on the themes of magic, entertainment, wonder, and fairy tale.

Hiroyuki Ogawa patterns Japanese tea house with subtle cherry blossom motif

(4 years ago)
A faint pattern of cherry blossom petals decorates window screens and furniture inside this tea house in Japan by Hiroyuki Ogawa Architects. (more...)

Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt announces National Design Awards winners 2014

(4 years ago)
News: the winners of the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum's 15th annual National Design Awards have been announced, with Brooks + Scarpa taking the prize for Architecture Design. (more...)

Dezeen Watch Store launches the Crossover by Denis Guidone for Projects

(4 years ago)
The Crossover, manufactured by American watch brand Projects, was created by Milan product designer Denis Guidone and comes in two colours (+ buy now at Dezeen Watch Store). (more...)

Odnosvechnik: An Adjustable Candle Holder

(4 years ago)
An adjustable candle holder that keeps the candle's flame at the same height making your evening last longer.

Job of the week: designer at Bompas & Parr

(4 years ago)
This week's job of the week on Dezeen Jobs is a position for a designer at Bompas & Parr, whose projects have included a jelly mould of Buckingham Palace (pictured) and a musical spoon you listen to through your mouth. Visit the ad for full details or browse other architecture and design opportunities on Dezeen Jobs.Image credit: Ann Charlott Ommedal

Friday Five with Thomas Overthun of IDEO

(4 years ago)
Industrial designer Thomas Overthun of IDEO sheds light on things he loves that can be found in his home.

Uji wall clock moves its hands in time with your heartbeat

(4 years ago)
Designer Ivor Williams has created a clock that displays your heartbeat instead of the time (+ interview + movie). (more...)

SmartFridge

(4 years ago)

SmartFridge

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RGB lighting installation by Flynn Talbot casts multicoloured shadows

(4 years ago)
Red, blue and green lights moving across a faceted triangular structure created multicoloured shadows in this installation by Australian lighting specialist Flynn Talbot (+ movie). (more...)

MIT Media Lab's shape-shifting table top is "equivalent to the invention of painting"

(4 years ago)
Dezeen and MINI Frontiers: computer scientist Hiroshi Ishii claims MIT Media Lab's Transform project consisting of thousands of physical, motorised "pixels" should be considered a completely new creative medium. (more...)

3XN breaks ground on Mumbai skyscrapers modelled on Indian plantlife

(4 years ago)
News: construction has started in Mumbai, India, on a pair of 38-storey towers with overlapping bases that make reference to the knotted structures of mangrove stalks, according to Danish firm 3XN. (more...)

Dutch designers collaborate for Low Motion exhibition

(4 years ago)
Collaborative exhibition Low Motion showcased products amongst ambient lighting and sounds to provide a "safe haven" amid the chaos of Milan design week (+ slideshow). (more...)

Cliff-top house in Chile by Mas Fernandez faces out across the ocean

(4 years ago)
A terrace offering impressive views across the South Pacific is encased within the exposed structural ribs of this cliff-top house in Chile by Mas Fernandez Arquitectos (+ movie). (more...)

Fondazione Bisazza: Candida Höfer. Images of Architecture

(4 years ago)
The Bisazza Foundation for Design and Contemporary Architecture is honouring German photographer Candida Höfer with an exhibition entitled ‘Candida Höfer. Images of Architecture’, a journey through more than 20 large-format photographs personally chosen by the artist that will be on display from May 9th to July 27th, 2014 at the Fondazione Bisazza gallery in Vicenza, […]

Architect@Work Zürich 2014

(4 years ago)
This week Architonic attended Architect@Work Zürich, an exhibition specially tailored for architects, interior architects, designers and other consultants with a focus on innovation. Here below, our Facebook photo gallery with a selection of the best products on display. Enjoy!   > to the Architect@Work Zürich 2014 photo gallery on Facebook

Zanotta launches "shelves on legs" by Frank Rettenbacher

(4 years ago)
Italian manufacturer Zanotta has launched two lightweight and versatile tables by Amsterdam designer Frank Rettenbacher (+ slideshow). (more...)

Dem Reflections Mirror by Vincent Joseph Monastero and Matthew Alexander Cherkas

(4 years ago)
Toronto-based Treaty, designers Vincent Joseph Monastero and Matthew Alexander Cherkas, have given their new dressing mirror a youthful name inspired by hip-hop and R&B artist Azaelia Banks, whose music they were listening to whilst designing the piece.


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