Archive for April, 2010

New Versace Home Collection Unveiled at Milan Design Week

New Versace Home Collection Unveiled at Milan Design Week

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• April 17, 2010 • Comments (2)

Sunburst, is one of the new Versace home collection unveiled at Milan Design Week. Sunburst is a crystal round table. Its base is composed by 14 elements in chromed metal that conveys the strength of a solar explosion. Meanwhile, Versace and Venini announce a new partnership agreement for the production and distribution of exclusive collections […]

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Ethanol Fireplaces | Acácio Viegas Pereira

Ethanol Fireplaces | Acácio Viegas Pereira

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• April 17, 2010 • Comments (0)

Portuguese designer Acácio Viegas Pereira has designed the Ethanol Fireplaces. Clean, burning is based on denatured ethanol, a solvent composed of ethyl alcohol, no smell and no smoke. + All images courtesy of Acácio Viegas Pereira

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A five-metre-tall installation greets visitors to Zara’s flagship Milan store starting today

A five-metre-tall installation greets visitors to Zara’s flagship Milan store starting today

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• April 14, 2010 • Comments (1)

Displayed in the C. Vittorio Emanuele store’s impressive 40’s entrance hall, it was designed by the prestigious architect Ben van Berkel and his team at UNStudio. The main entrance of Zara’s flagship store on Corso Vittorio Emanuele II in Milan starting today plays host to an eye-catching installation created by the Netherlands-based design firm UNStudio. […]

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KiBiSi goes to Milan

KiBiSi goes to Milan

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• April 12, 2010 • Comments (1)

KiBiSi debuts at Milan’s annual design fair Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2010 this week, featuring a limited edition chair for Wallpaper* magazine and a piece for Quinze & Milan. Shanghay Chair for Wallpaper* Designed by KiBiSi for the Danish Pavilion of the Shanghai World Expo 2010, the Shanghay chair is composed of 4 small boards […]

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Collection Mirrors "Addiction"

Collection Mirrors “Addiction”

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• April 12, 2010 • Comments (0)

A group of greatest french designers have proposed their own interpretation of the material for innovative mirror design “Addiction” : Arik Levy, Agence [O;O], Noe Duchaufour-Lawrance, Jean Marie Massaud, Patrick Norguet, JC de Castelbajac, Christian Ghion … “Addiction” is a unique proposal in interior decoration. A brand new approach of contemporary decorative arts, leading to […]

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Pollen IV | Tomáš Medek for A.M.O.S. DESIGN

Pollen IV | Tomáš Medek for A.M.O.S. DESIGN

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• April 12, 2010 • Comments (0)

Pollen IV, is an artwork made by sculptor Tomáš Medek. Pollen IV will be exhibited at this year’s Milano Design Week, within the framework of a broader programme of exhibitions orgazied by Jannelli & Volpi in the showrrom “J&V Store”. The artwork with a complicated organic structure was produced thanks to the combination of a […]

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Dublin’s Grand Canal Square | Martha Schwartz Partners (MSP)

Dublin’s Grand Canal Square | Martha Schwartz Partners (MSP)

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• April 12, 2010 • Comments (0)

The landscape architects at Martha Schwartz Partners (MSP) designed the square to be the main attraction of the newly renovated Dublin riverfront; with the completion this month of architect Daniel Libeskind’s Grand Canal Theater on the its southern perimeter, the plaza is now just that, a great connector and main meet-up spot that establishes the […]

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Al Dente Restaurant | .PSLAB Beirut

Al Dente Restaurant | .PSLAB Beirut

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• April 8, 2010 • Comments (2)

Lebanon-based design studio .PSLAB beirut recently has completed the Al Dente Restaurant in Beirut- Lebanon. + Project description courtesy of .PSLAB beirut .PSLAB BEIRUT was asked to develop a lighting concept for al dente restaurant in beirut–lebanon. The high ceiling restaurant is divided into 3 areas: the main central area containing the entrance and the […]

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Modular House | A-cero

Modular House | A-cero

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• April 8, 2010 • Comments (2)

The spanish architecture firm A-cero has designed a modular house, which is applying same standardization procedures to the construction, modularity, technology, quality control and time spaces. + Project description courtesy of A-cero A-cero architecture Studio, directed by Joaquin Torres introduces a modular architecture product in the market, based on the principles of the Industrialized Construction. […]

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Othello | CAPD

Othello | CAPD

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• April 6, 2010 • Comments (1)

Japanese architectural studio CAPD has designed the Othello house in Japan. + Project description courtesy of CAPD | Translation: Yoko Fuchikawa The construction site is approximately 100 square meters and is located in the corner of a dense, but quiet residential area in Hiroshima city. We planned it so that the space will suggest a […]

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