Archive for January, 2011

Open Pavilion - Public Living Room | Mass Studies

Open Pavilion – Public Living Room | Mass Studies

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• January 18, 2011 • Comments (0)

Korean architectural firm Mass Studies has created the Open Pavilion – Public Living Room in Hakwoon Park along with LOT/EK’s Open School and Raumlabor’s Open House as part of the 2010 Anyang Public Art Project. It was inspired by Korean traditional pavilion “jung-ja“. The structure performs as a ‘Public Living Room,’ encouraging intimate social interactions. […]

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Shelly | Peter Donders

Shelly | Peter Donders

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• January 17, 2011 • Comments (1)

Shelly is the latest creation designed by Belgian designer Peter Donders, it is an aluminum chair, cast in 1 piece in a 3D printed sand mould. The chair consists of only 1 single surface (shell) with a minimum thickness of 8mm. + Weight:  +/- 12 kg + Dimensions: H : 962 mm x W: 579mm […]

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PEPE Hairstylist Showroom | UAU office

PEPE Hairstylist Showroom | UAU office

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• January 14, 2011 • Comments (0)

UAU office has designed the PEPE Hairstylist Showroom in Turin, Italy. + Architect’s statement by UAU office Chromatic and perceptive contrasts enrich in details the essential lines and volumes of this hairstylist showroom where the different customers needs are sum up in a global design project. The project alternates wooden oak volumes and on design […]

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Audi Business Meeting | UAU office

Audi Business Meeting | UAU office

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• January 14, 2011 • Comments (0)

UAU office has designed the Audi Convention in Milan, Italy. The challenge of the project has been to totally re-dress the hosting location in order to  transform it into an elegant, high level and welcoming space to respond the brand requirements. UAU office + Architect’s statement by UAU office A tapis rouge, the climax point […]

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FOLDR | COEN!

FOLDR | COEN!

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• January 14, 2011 • Comments (0)

Dutch studio COEN! designed a wall mounted magazine holder FOLDR. But most importantly perhaps is the fact that the focus has been entirely on the brochures and magazines, and not on the product, it is in fact a perfect tray for the lively covers of beautiful magazines and corporate sales brochures. Coen van Ham + […]

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Entrance of Netherlands Broadcasting Music Centre | COEN!

Entrance of Netherlands Broadcasting Music Centre | COEN!

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• January 14, 2011 • Comments (0)

Dutch studio COEN! has completed the Entrance of Netherlands Broadcasting Music Centre in Hilversum, the Netherlands. The overall concept of the large, open-plan space aims to translate the identity of the organization: we wanted to translate the music into colour, patterns and a clear lay-out. Coen van Ham The monumental entrance hall of the Netherlands […]

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Cap (illuminated) | DFTS Factory

Cap (illuminated) | DFTS Factory

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• January 14, 2011 • Comments (0)

After the successful launch of the Cap stool from Sweden‘s design provocateurs DFTS Factory, January 2011 sees the release of an add-on lighting solution which gives even more ways to enjoy the piece. Each Cap package will now include a special light holder, which lets you turn the Cap from a stool into a light […]

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Northwest Corner, Southeast Light | Mary Temple

Northwest Corner, Southeast Light | Mary Temple

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• January 14, 2011 • Comments (0)

A new work in the Light Installation Series 2002 – Present Opening Thursday, February 3, 2011, 5:00 – 7:00 pm On view through May 25, 2011 Rice University Art Gallery has commissioned a new installation by New York artist Mary Temple. In her “light installations,” Mary Temple paints directly on walls and floors creating experiential […]

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Optical Pouf | Sand & Birch Design studio

Optical Pouf | Sand & Birch Design studio

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• January 13, 2011 • Comments (0)

Another enjoyable and fashionable creation coming out from Sand & Birch’s studio. Optical is a nearly half spherical pouf, upholstered in cotton or leather, and crossed by one or two eye-catching ribbons made of Carbon Flex, an hi-tech material that Sand & Birch has decided to experiment in its furnitures. From a frontal perspective, they […]

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"26.50 EUR per kilogram" Aluminum serie | Alexandre Xanthakis

“26.50 EUR per kilogram” Aluminum serie | Alexandre Xanthakis

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• January 13, 2011 • Comments (0)

Greek designer Alexander Xanthakis designed the chair “26.50 EUR per kilogram” Aluminum serie. The chair has evolved, more versions are available, an aluminum structure instead of steel, a plywood seat, and a backless version. + Design statement by Alexander Xanthakis Economical situation push young designers like me to think humbly in order to succeed. There […]

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