Design archive for 2014-10-09

Thomas Heatherwick's Bombay Sapphire distillery photographed by Hufton + Crow

(3 years ago)
These new images by photographers Hufton + Crow reveal the curving details of the two glasshouses at Thomas Heatherwick's visitor facility for British gin brand Bombay Sapphire (+ slideshow). (more...)

Fresh From The Dairy: Ermahgerd, Kerfer!

(3 years ago)
It's that time of year again when we start to drink more warm beverages, so a mug roundup is in order.

Zaha Hadid designs a wooden building for Cambodian genocide researchers

(3 years ago)
News: Zaha Hadid has unveiled designs for a new Cambodian institution made up of five interwoven wooden towers to house the largest archive of genocide-related documents in Southeast Asia (+ slideshow). (more...)

Tokujin Yoshioka designs London flagship store for Issey Miyake

(3 years ago)
Rough concrete columns are juxtaposed with bright blue aluminium panels at the soon-to-open Issey Miyake flagship store in London by Japanese designer Tokujin Yoshioka (+ slideshow + interview). (more...)

Curva: A Stackable Folding Chair by Cristian Reyes

(3 years ago)
An ergonomic folding chair concept that you won't mind sitting in for extended periods of time.

"Design fairs fail to represent what's going on in the rest of the world"

(3 years ago)
Opinion: driven by economics and overly concerned with "iconic" design and star names, international design fairs have lost their way. But BIO 50, the design biennial in Ljublana, offers a refreshing alternative, says Louise Schouwenberg. (more...)

Dezeen Mail #223

(3 years ago)
Driverless trains for the London Underground, Snøhetta-designed banknotes for Norway and Ole Scheeren's "important prototype" for housing in Singapore (pictured), feature in Dezeen Mail issue 223. Click through for all the latest news, jobs and reader comments from Dezeen.Read Dezeen Mail issue 223 | Subscribe to Dezeen Mail

Wall-Mounted Kraft Paper Roll Dispenser

(3 years ago)
A kraft paper roll dispenser for your wall that gives you access to a surface to draw or write on when you need it.

Tubelor Flat20 Trash Can by Ideaco

(3 years ago)
A minimalist mini trash can that hides the unsightly trash bag from view.

Nendo's 3D-moulded light shades use traditional washi paper

(3 years ago)
Japanese studio Nendo has teamed up with a traditional Japanese paper moulding specialist to create a collection of pendant light shades with a coloured exterior and reflective interior (+ slideshow). (more...)

Tesco and Chauhan Studio launch Hudl2 tablet device

(3 years ago)
News: British supermarket giant Tesco has followed up its Hudl device – one of the first "affordable" Android tablets – with a second model by product designers Chauhan Studio, which goes on sale today. (more...)

Priestmangoode unveils driverless tube train designs for London Underground

(3 years ago)
News: designs by London studio Priestmangoode are due to be rolled out on four London tube lines in 2020, and could be the first fleet of driverless underground trains (+ interview + slideshow). (more...)

Case-Real's House in Nagatoro sits at the base of a mountain

(3 years ago)
Japanese studio Case-Real has completed a small timber-clad cabin at the base of Mount Kamafuse in Saitama Prefecture (+ slideshow). (more...)

Netherlands design duos to present rugs at Dutch Design Week

(3 years ago)
Rug company ICE International will launch a set of eight different carpets by individuals from four "design couples" – including Piet Hein Eek, Kiki van Eijk and  Joost van Bleiswijk – at next week's Dutch Design Week. (more...)




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