Archive for June, 2011

X-House | Kellen Qiaolun Huang

X-House | Kellen Qiaolun Huang

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• June 16, 2011 • Comments (0)

X-House is a design proposal for d3 Housing Tomorrow international architecture design competition, the project won a Special Mention and also is the winner in Interior Architecture category. According to a new research in China, the number of young bachelors is drastically raising because of the skyrocketing housing price. Typically girls are unwilling to marry […]

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Lamp Lighting Solutions 11 Awards

Lamp Lighting Solutions 11 Awards

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• June 16, 2011 • Comments (2)

LAMP HANDS OUT THE “LAMP LIGHTING SOLUTIONS 11 AWARDS” IN A HALLMARK EVENT IN BARCELONA On June 9th, the fourth edition of the 2011 Lamp Lighting Solutions Awards ceremony was held at the signature auditorium, Petit Palau del Palau de la Música Catalana. The event, presided by Mr. Ignasi Cusidó, CEO of LAMP, and conducted […]

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Musée Cantonal des Beaux-Arts | Allied Works Architecture

Musée Cantonal des Beaux-Arts | Allied Works Architecture

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• June 16, 2011 • Comments (0)

ALLIED WORKS REVEALS COMPETITION DESIGN FOR NEW MUSEUM AND CULTURAL DISTRICT IN LAUSANNE, SWITZERLAND Allied Works was named one of eighteen international finalists to create the Pôle Muséal Lausanne, which encompasses transforming an historic train shed and industrial site into a new cultural district. As part of the competition, Allied Works created a master plan […]

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XY | Ramei Keum (Co-work with Jungjin So)

XY | Ramei Keum (Co-work with Jungjin So)

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• June 15, 2011 • Comments (0)

South Korean industrial designer Ramei Keum (Co-work with Jungjin So) has recently designed the XY door handle. The door viewed from the front executes its function through rotation against the Z axis, and the door handle executes its function with the X axis rotating against the Y axis. The interpretation about axis is the beginning […]

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Hudson Furniture - Delightful Tables & Lights

Hudson Furniture – Delightful Tables & Lights

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• June 15, 2011 • Comments (1)

Using only domestically sourced woods from either salvaged trees, or wind and/or storm damaged trees, Hudson Furniture Inc. features furniture with organic lines and geometric forms that employ traditional joinery techniques and hand rubbed oil finishes. We love that you can choose the dimensions and finishes to customize many of the designs to work with […]

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MET Studio spells it out for The Campaign for Wool

MET Studio spells it out for The Campaign for Wool

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• June 15, 2011 • Comments (0)

Experiential design experts MET Studio have created a new travelling branded exhibit for the Campaign for Wool, an initiative originally conceived in 2008 by His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales and launched publically in 2010, in response to the enormous challenges facing the wool industry.  The new exhibit launched at Grand Designs Live (winning […]

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DEX Desk | Reinier de Jong Architecture & Design

DEX Desk | Reinier de Jong Architecture & Design

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• June 14, 2011 • Comments (0)

Rotterdam-based design studio Reinier de Jong Architecture & Design recently has created the DEX desk. DEX is a refined, compact en minimalist desk that fits anywhere at home. The frame consists of two horizontal cross shapes of solid wooden laths and a drawer unit. The frame has a minimal presence round the seat for optimal […]

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Test Tube Chandelier - Harvey Nichols | in square lab

Test Tube Chandelier – Harvey Nichols | in square lab

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• June 14, 2011 • Comments (0)

Inspired by the experimental nature of Harvey Nichols latest pop up space ‘Taste Lab’, multidisciplinary London design practice in square lab intricately crafted a fluid wavelike chandelier using more than 540 chemistry laboratory test tubes. ‘Taste Lab’ is an initiative of Global Food Consulting to introduce the latest food news and trends from around the […]

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 Trace Table | Timothy Schreiber

Trace Table | Timothy Schreiber

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• June 13, 2011 • Comments (0)

Award-winning London based designer Timothy Schreiber launched his latest design called “Trace table” during London’s Clerkenwell design festival earlier this month. The table is made from a series of 12 slightly different bent metal tubes which are attached around a central spine and form a tree like table base. Round clear and back painted glass […]

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Via Turati Refurbishment Project | Park Associati

Via Turati Refurbishment Project | Park Associati

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• June 12, 2011 • Comments (1)

This building is distinguished by the burnished colour finish of the metal structures on the facade, the tinted glass of the curtain wall system, the brown paintwork and the smaller volume used as a residential unit. During its heyday, the building would have been considered modern and technologically advanced. However, in its contemporary condition, many […]

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