Archive for December, 2010

The Environment Friendly Paper Tube Chair + Interlux Chair | Manfred Kielnhofer

The Environment Friendly Paper Tube Chair + Interlux Chair | Manfred Kielnhofer

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• December 29, 2010 • Comments (1)

Manfred Kielnhofer has created the Environment Friendly Paper Tube Chair. The armchairs were made from used cardboard tubes, they are durable and still retained good condition since their production in 2002 even have been used for various events. Interlux chair is made of plexiglas and neon light. You can also change the light tubes easily […]

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Light Guards | Manfred Kielnhofer

Light Guards | Manfred Kielnhofer

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• December 28, 2010 • Comments (5)

The Austrian designer Manfred Kielnhofer imagines the “Light Guards“, lamps sculptural-like fabric draped silhouettes. Size and enigmatic among religious figures and phantoms, those strange lights outside are made of polyester and equipped with energy saving lamps 32 W. + Designer: Manfred Kielnhofer

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"Sound Waves" Table | Kim HyunJoo

“Sound Waves” Table | Kim HyunJoo

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• December 27, 2010 • Comments (1)

Kim HyunJoo, a South-Korean industrial designer created a “Sound Waves” table. “Sound Waves” table is a tea table which is made of beech wood, and varnished with natural paint. The shape of leg shows a curve of sound wave. It is not only decorative, but also modern. + Material: Beech wood + Size: W600 x […]

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Patterned Smile porcelain tableware set | ESTUDIO BIS//CUIT

Patterned Smile porcelain tableware set | ESTUDIO BIS//CUIT

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• December 22, 2010 • Comments (0)

Portuguese ceramic maker Carla Santiago from Estudio BIS//CUIT designed 2 tableware sets, Patterned Face and Patterned Smile. The homeware pieces are inspired by the virtual and digital imagery taken from computer graphics, video games and fashion editorial images. + Product description by ESTUDIO BIS//CUIT PATTERNED SMILE – porcelain tableware set Inspired by virtual imagery and […]

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Concept for BUNGALOVE | Studio 63 Architecture + Design

Concept for BUNGALOVE | Studio 63 Architecture + Design

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• December 22, 2010 • Comments (0)

Bungalove, a project designed by Studio 63 Architecture + Design with collaboration with ED Contract. New needs, new ideas or the rediscovery of old habits, bring us to radically rethink the concept of hospitality. An evolution of the concept, which is no longer tied to an aesthetic value of the space where everything has been […]

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PSJ | AS/D

PSJ | AS/D

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• December 22, 2010 • Comments (0)

Mexican architectural firm AS/D designed the PSJ building located at the commercial strip of Tlalnepantla, Estado de Mexico. + Project description by AS/D The Building has been designed to allocate both retail and office space in a 900 square meter site located at the commercial strip of Tlalnepantla, Estado de Mexico. The building has two […]

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Center of Arts and Education of Pimentas | Biselli + Katchborian architects

Center of Arts and Education of Pimentas | Biselli + Katchborian architects

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• December 21, 2010 • Comments (0)

Brazil-based architectural studio Biselli + Katchborian architects completed the Center of Arts and Education of Pimentas in São Paulo, Brazil. + Architect’s statement by Biselli + Katchborian architects The Center of Arts and Education of Pimentas is located in Guarulhos, in Pimentas neighborhood, a place with few community equipment directed to education, leisure and sports. […]

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sottovoce - four moods of light | Huub Ubbens

sottovoce – four moods of light | Huub Ubbens

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• December 21, 2010 • Comments (0)

LED Light Exhibition Design 2010, Milan From December 4, 2010 to January 10, 2011 Huub Ubbens, Dutch designer based in Milan and Montpellier, has conceived the poetic installation sottovoce inside the Public Gardens Indro Montanelli during the LED Light Exhibition Design 2010 in Milan. In front of the  seventeenthcentury Palazzo Dugnani, surrounded by the silent […]

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C. F. Møller Architects won the New Danish State Prison competition

C. F. Møller Architects won the New Danish State Prison competition

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• December 20, 2010 • Comments (1)

The winning proposal for Denmark‘s new state prison on the island of Falster: The prison is uniquely designed as a small village and integrates several landscape features, among other things animal husbandry, within the perimeter wall. C. F. Møller Architects has won the competition to build a new, closed state prison on the island of […]

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Paper clay in contemporary design: Paola Paronetto at Maison & Objet 2011

Paper clay in contemporary design: Paola Paronetto at Maison & Objet 2011

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• December 20, 2010 • Comments (1)

Between paper clay and porcelain ware, the unique ceramic art of Paola Paronetto, on display at Maison & Objet. Italian ceramist Paola Paronetto is glad to announce her participation in Maison & Objet, the International home fair in Paris, scheduled from January 21st to 25th, 2011. Part of “Scènes d’intérieur” section, dedicated to artistic and […]

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