Design archive for 2014-08-20

Alpine cabins by Pedevilla Architekten build on traditions of Tyrolean farmhouses

(3 years ago)
Behind the dark facades of these farmhouse-inspired cabins in northern Italy, designed by local studio Pedevilla Architects, is a pair of bright homes that combine traditional elements with modern detailing (+ slideshow). (more...)

OP-light by Bilge Nur Saltik creates luminous optical illusions

(3 years ago)
Turkish designer Bilge Nur Saltik has created a wall lamp from textured panels that rotates to form moving light patterns across its surface. (more...)

Roundup: 10 Back to School Essentials

(3 years ago)
Summer is winding down which means it's time for students to head back to school. Here are 10 essentials they should take with them.

Sou Fujimoto bus shelter closed to prevent "possible accidents"

(3 years ago)
News: a spindly bus stop created by Japanese architect Sou Fujimoto in Krumbach, Austria, has been unexpectedly closed to the public because it doesn't "follow the Austrian regulations for building safety". (more...)

Maskull Lasserre: Re-carving Sculpture

(3 years ago)
Maskull Lasserre is a sculptor who carves discarded sculptures to reveal internal bone and muscle structure.

Le Parcel

(3 years ago)
Designed by Seven Fifty Five | Country: United States “The 2015 Le Parcel packaging system is the 3rd round of packaging systems Seven Fifty Five has created for Le Parcel. Each iteration serving a new purpose; a response to challenges faced by the company’s subscription business model. The challenges to address with this edition of [...]

Swing Bin is Almost Too Nice for Trash

(3 years ago)
The minimal design of the Swing Bin is so sleek, simple, and perfect, you almost don't want to use it for trash.

Kotaro Horiuchi creates a paper hideout for Fusionner 3.0 installation

(3 years ago)
Japanese architect Kotaro Horiuchi cut out profiles of gabled houses from large sheets of paper to create a tunnel inside a university gallery, forming the third installation in his Fusionner series (+ slideshow). (more...)

Bassett

(3 years ago)
Designed by Squad Ink | Country: Australia “Paul Bassett, former World Barista Champion, is the visionary behind Bassett Espresso. From the moment Paul presented us with the challenge to reinvigorate his existing coffee brand, we recognised what was to be a truly rewarding collaboration. Bassett Espresso is a reflection of Paul’s personal taste. It portrays [...]

SU Collection by Nendo for Emeco

(3 years ago)
A collection of minimal stools and tables that are built with recycled and reclaimed materials, like oak and aluminum.

"Lego proportions are the golden ratio of architecture," says Bjarke Ingels

(3 years ago)
News: Lego bricks provide the ultimate tool for testing architectural ideas, said Bjarke Ingels, whose Lego visitor centre in Billund, Denmark has started on site this week (+ interview). (more...)

Faceted ceilings direct sunlight into Sydney home by Carter Williamson Architects

(3 years ago)
Two angular skylights funnel daylight into a kitchen and dining area at the rear of this renovated house in Sydney by local office Carter Williamson Architects. (more...)

Miguel Flores Soeiro twists metal to form Malmö cutlery

(3 years ago)
Portuguese designer Miguel Flores Soeiro has shaped items in this cutlery set by twisting the stainless steel pieces where the handle meets the functional end (+ slideshow). (more...)


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