Archive for April, 2012

Sand Vase \ Yukihiro Kaneuchi

Sand Vase \ Yukihiro Kaneuchi

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• April 24, 2012 • Comments (0)

Japanese designer Yukihiro Kaneuchi has recent designed Sand Vase. Bou-Taoshi is a game. The rules are simple. Players make a heap of sand and place a branch in the centre, then each player takes turns removing sand, the one who causes the branch to fall loses. It is a common sight in several Japanese temples, […]

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LESS Chair \ Studio06

LESS Chair \ Studio06

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• April 23, 2012 • Comments (0)

LESS Chair by Studio06 has just won the Promosedia International Design Competiton 2011 – Caiazza Memorial Challenge. The most distinctive and innovative element of the Less model project is the “k” swivel, a white enameled technical detail that combines all strengths and supports the four parts of the seat frame, consistently falling within a “clean” […]

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GJ-9 \ Gudmundur Jonsson Architects

GJ-9 \ Gudmundur Jonsson Architects

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• April 23, 2012 • Comments (1)

Gudmundur Jonsson Architects has recently completed a brand new modern Cabin, GJ-9 located at Bjergøy outside of Stavanger, Norway. + All images courtesy Gudmundur Jonsson Architects

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Crane Light \ Charlie Davidson Studio

Crane Light \ Charlie Davidson Studio

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• April 22, 2012 • Comments (0)

Charlie Davidson Studio is proud to announce the launch of the new Crane Light at this year’s Milan Salone de Mobile. Davidson will join a group of Sweden based designers exhibiting at the Temporary museum for new design 2012 in SuperStudio Più. The Crane Light is a homage to the iconic Arco lamp by the […]

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Le Prado\ Padovani

Le Prado\ Padovani

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• April 22, 2012 • Comments (0)

Located by the beaches of the Prado in Marseilles, this former smallholding flanked by a stable was renovated in three steps. At the very end of the nineties, the young family setting up on the first floor gladly agreed to the two children sharing the same room for a time. The volume is then entirely […]

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National Museum of Science and Technology in La Coruña \ aceboXalonso

National Museum of Science and Technology in La Coruña \ aceboXalonso

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• April 21, 2012 • Comments (0)

This building is the result of a first prize in an open international competition in order to develop two different buildings on one plot. Mixing both programs into a single shape we obtained an strange concrete tree-like shape that contains in its interior the Dance School, and the surrounding space becomes a Museum. Later, this […]

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Church Street Residence \ Division1

Church Street Residence \ Division1

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• April 21, 2012 • Comments (1)

Division1 has recently completed a new residential project in Dupont Circle. It is the first residential project in DC to have been issued a permit for gray water. The project also incorporates rain water system, radiant flooring, solar panels and Geo-thermal. This early 20th century row home located in the historic Dupont Circle neighborhood was […]

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Alpha & Beta \ Poalo Franzin for FDV

Alpha & Beta \ Poalo Franzin for FDV

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• April 20, 2012 • Comments (0)

Poalo Franzin designed Alpha & Beta lighting collection for FDV. The Alpha and Beta lights are now available in the North American market. Alpha This retro-shaped wall sconce is available in two sizes and features a unique glass diffuser that adds an interesting design element to any setting – even when not illuminated. It is […]

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The Air Turbine Light \ Margot Krasojevic

The Air Turbine Light \ Margot Krasojevic

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• April 19, 2012 • Comments (0)

This 3d printed light acts as a vertical axis wind turbine. The form of the light uses the properties of aerodynamics to behave like a wind propeller, in principal the design is inspired by the Ropatec wind rotor. The ceramic body of the light is attached to a vertical axis which turns a diode rotor […]

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Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2012: TOTEM by Davide Bonanni

Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2012: TOTEM by Davide Bonanni

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• April 19, 2012 • Comments (0)

Salone Internazionale del Mobile, Milano 17-22 April 2012 Hall 7, Stand L15+M18 TOTEM is a project born from the collaboration of young designers Davide Bonanni with Accademia, a leading Italian design company producing high quality furniture. A collection of poufs that surprise both for functionality, both for aesthetic adopted: a perfect combination of sophisticated formal […]

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