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Joya \ Aura - Better Living by design

Joya \ Aura – Better Living by design

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• November 3, 2012 • Comments (0)

Egypt-based architectural firm Aura – Better Living by design has designed the Joya residential redevelopment. Joya is a neo-islamic stylized residential complex. The compound’s excellent location and facilities brings its residents the rare opportunity to familiarize with the surrounding. The superb landscape that soothes the residents bound together with the exclusivity and serenity of the complex […]

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The City of London \ Christopher Dina

The City of London \ Christopher Dina

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• November 3, 2012 • Comments (0)

The New York City based graphic designer Christopher Dina shared with us his new work of a graphic representation of London‘s striking skyline featuring its historic and modern day architectural icons. Illustrated landmarks include the Millennium Dome, London Eye, Palace of Westminster, The Shard, London City Hall, Tower Bridge, “the Gherkin” and Saint Paul’s Cathedral. […]

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Taller S-AR \ S-AR stación-ARquitectura

Taller S-AR \ S-AR stación-ARquitectura

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• November 2, 2012 • Comments (0)

Placed on the back part of a terrain, a volume is partially buried leaving the visual depth of the existing backyard free, becoming an extension of it. This volume accommodates two working areas. A service module that contains a bathroom, a storage room and a cleaning area divides them. A manual skylight ventilates the module. […]

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"Shaped-by-time" | Studio Toer

“Shaped-by-time” | Studio Toer

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• October 31, 2012 • Comments (0)

Studio Toer has designed the clock “Shaped-by-time”. “Shaped-by-time” is a clock that shapes itself by the passage of time. It looks for the most efficient way to move itself through the matter. By the slow repetitive movement it will create an organic shape. Time is slightly visible when the clock starts running. After a few days […]

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"CalmSpace" \ Effective recovery in power nap capsule

“CalmSpace” \ Effective recovery in power nap capsule

• October 28, 2012 • Comments (0)

Haworth joins designer Marie-Virginie Berbet to present CalmSpace, a stand alone, “plug & play” power nap capsule for the office, at Orgatec 2012. Individuals searching for rest enter through an acoustic curtain and lay down on a fabric-upholstered mattress. The user is able to select a power nap period – from 10 to 20 minutes […]

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"Apollo" Sofa \ Tatiana Bortkevic

“Apollo” Sofa \ Tatiana Bortkevic

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• October 28, 2012 • Comments (0)

“Apollo” – is a new sofa concept created by Tatiana Bortkevica. Inspired by modern architectural forms Apollo sofa has clean and smooth surface. The main concept of Apollo sofa is followed by minimalist lines. With its sophisticated and unusual form Apollo breaks the rule of traditional sofa design.Main body line bends forming two surfaces of […]

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World Design Rankings for Arts, Architecture and Design

World Design Rankings for Arts, Architecture and Design

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• October 28, 2012 • Comments (1)

United States of America, Turkey and Hong Kong are the top 3 countries awarded with the A’ Design Award according to WDR (World Design Ranking). The displayed rankings are based on the current aggregated scores of participants between the years 2010 and 2012. The aim of the ranking is to contribute to global design scape through […]

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"Waiting spot" Installation for MINI

“Waiting spot” Installation for MINI

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• October 28, 2012 • Comments (0)

Dutch Design Week: Izabela Boloz in collaboration with Kasia Zareba have created an outdoor installation ‘Waiting Spot’ to mark the waiting area for Mini Design Rides – free taxis cruising around the city of Eindhoven during the Dutch Design Week. The blue spot appeared on the street opposite Klokgebouw in Eindhoven. Blue tire tracks emerge […]

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Tower of Ring \ EASTERN design office + KAWAGUCHI & engineers

Tower of Ring \ EASTERN design office + KAWAGUCHI & engineers

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• October 25, 2012 • Comments (0)

This tower is lucid? The visibility of this tower differs in accordance with the very motion of the atmosphere and every change of sky and light. No doubt this tower forgets that it is a tower. Tower of Ring by EASTERN design office from Eastern design office on Vimeo. Building such a lucid tower in […]

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Concrete Drawer & Cabinet Knobs for KAST Concrete Decor

Concrete Drawer & Cabinet Knobs for KAST Concrete Decor

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• October 24, 2012 • Comments (0)

Having your home decorated with the same old hardware isn’t going to let you stand out, and certainly won’t turn many heads at your next dinner party. One quick fix to your home’s routine knob are KAST Concrete’s new concrete drawer and cabinet knobs. Made in Alabama, these concrete knobs are top quality and have […]

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