Design archive for 2015-01-17

LGA Architecture creates wood and cement home for a curator and her art collection

(5 years ago)
This trapezoidal house in Toronto by LGA Architectural Partners features stark white interiors to frame its owner's art collections and create a projection screen for a light installation (+ slideshow). (more…)

Zsanett Szirmay turns cross-stitch patterns into musical scores

(5 years ago)
Hungarian design student Zsanett Szirmay has transferred folk embroidery patterns onto strips for a punched card music box, which plays the traditional motifs as sounds (+ slideshow). (more…)

Franken Architekten engraves ghost timbers into facade of Frankfurt house

(5 years ago)
German studio Franken Architekten milled a pattern of squiggly lines into the outer surface of this house and studio in Frankfurt's old town, replicating the outline of timbers from the building it replaced. (more…)

Tubular installation forms backdrop for Issey Miyake menswear campaign

(5 years ago)
Orange tubes bend and twist to suggest the outline of a living space in a set created by by Spanish studio Stone Designs  for presenting Japanese fashion designer Issey Miyake's latest Homme Plissé collection (+ movie). (more…)

Jasper Morrison designs Kali chair to fund African orphanage

(5 years ago)
This wooden chair by British designer Jasper Morrison was created for use in a Tanzanian orphanage and will be sold to fund the centre's development. (more…)