Design archive for 2014-10-18

Drones become a flock of dancing lampshades in this movie by Cirque du Soleil

(5 years ago)
Circus troupe Cirque du Soleil teamed up with drone specialist Raffaello D'Andrea to create Sparked – a short movie that transforms 10 autonomous flying machines into lampshades that seem to come alive and "dance" with a human performer (+ movie). (more...)

Eley Kishimoto creates six geometric prints for menswear collaboration

(5 years ago)
Fashion and design studio Eley Kishimoto has collaborated with tailor Timothy Everest and graphic design firm New Future Graphic to produce a range of shirts that are hand screen printed with geometric shapes (+ slideshow). (more...)

Perforated brick walls filter light into Matthew Gribben's Five Courts House

(5 years ago)
The brick exterior of this Sydney house by Matthew Gribben Architecture belies its light-filled interior, which features five secluded courtyards arranged around the perimeter (+ slideshow). (more...)

Alexander Fehre designs industrial-style office for a German conveyor-belt manufacturer

(5 years ago)
Alexander Fehre used aluminium-mesh partitions and metal light fittings to give an industrial aesthetic to this showroom and office for a conveyor-belt company in Germany (+ slideshow). (more...)

Narcissus vases by New Craft let plants bask in their own reflections

(5 years ago)
Polish design duo New Craft has created a collection of hand-blown glass vessels with copper "collars" that provide a reflection of the plants inside (+ slideshow). (more...)

Singapore national stadium boasts world's largest free-spanning dome

(5 years ago)
Singapore's new national sports stadium lays claim to the world's largest free-spanning dome, measuring 310-metres across, and its roof can be opened or closed to suit the tropical climate (+ slideshow). (more...)