Archive for 2012

Widlund House \ Claesson Koivisto Rune

Widlund House \ Claesson Koivisto Rune

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• May 12, 2012 • Comments (0)

Claesson Koivisto Rune have recently completed the Widlund House in Sandvik, Öland, Sweden. + Architect: Claesson Koivisto Rune + Photographer: Åke E.son Lindman   + All images and drawings courtesy Claesson Koivisto Rune | Photo by Åke E.son Lindman

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B-sofa \ estudio e+d

B-sofa \ estudio e+d

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• May 12, 2012 • Comments (0)

Edson Simeon of estudio e+d recently has created B-sofa. The sofa B is a beautiful and mobile seat, the idea was to create a flexible and fresh design. Edson Simeon Many sofas can fold out to contain beds. These beds, such as can be found at www.dreams.co.uk are a great way to save space, while […]

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 ICFF 2012: M2L + Artifort

ICFF 2012: M2L + Artifort

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• May 12, 2012 • Comments (0)

On the occasion of M2L’s 20th anniversary, it’s only fitting that the venerable furniture importer and distributor present an exhibition honoring another longstanding design icon: Patrick Norguet. Co-organized by Artifort and M2L, the ICFF booth (#2204) will feature a selection of furniture that the prolific French designer has created for the world-class Dutch furniture maker […]

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Swiss Clockwork Embassy \ Matteo Cainer Architects

Swiss Clockwork Embassy \ Matteo Cainer Architects

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• May 12, 2012 • Comments (0)

This is the competition entry by Matteo Cainer Architects for the Swiss Clockwork Embassy in Cameroon. The design of the new Swiss Embassy in Yaoundé pays tribute to its renewed presence in the Cameroon and a respect for the uniqueness of the site. The resulting proposal is an elegant ensemble that encapsulates the identity and self-image […]

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Ruskii+Ruskii Twist for Viso \ Enrico Zanolla

Ruskii+Ruskii Twist for Viso \ Enrico Zanolla

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• May 11, 2012 • Comments (0)

‘Ruskii’ + ‘Ruskii twist’ are two suspension lamps designed by Italy-based designer Enrico Zanolla for Toronto based company Viso Inc, presented during the light+building 2012 in Frankfurt. The lamps are produced entirely in ceramic, both available in white or black glazing, silver or gold metallic. This project is a tribute to the beauty and uniqueness […]

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Zaha Hadid at Art Hong Kong with Galerie Gmurzynska

Zaha Hadid at Art Hong Kong with Galerie Gmurzynska

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• May 10, 2012 • Comments (0)

Art Hong Kong GALERIE GMURZYNSKA (public opening) 17-19 May 12:00-19:00; 20 May 12:00-17:00 Hadid will present a new series of paintings of her Hong Kong Peak project and showcase recent design pieces including the acclaimed Liquid Glacial Table for David Gill Galleries, Z-Chair for Sawaya & Moroni and Zephyr sofa. Almost 30 years ago, the […]

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Para Todos \ SHROFFLEoN

Para Todos \ SHROFFLEoN

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• May 10, 2012 • Comments (0)

India-based SHROFFLEoN has recently designed the Para Todos, a housing block in Lima, Peru. ParaTodos obsesses over optimization. Optimization of land, of views, of the context, and most importantly optimization of real estate values. Seeking to maximize both inherent and juxtaposed potentials, the project initiates development through the formation of typological clusters, each exhibiting its […]

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Senior High School Neulengbach \ SHIBUKAWA EDER Architects

Senior High School Neulengbach \ SHIBUKAWA EDER Architects

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• May 10, 2012 • Comments (3)

The main design theme of this school is the merging of the inside and outside space. The school offers various types of outdoor gardens and roof terraces for different activities. The six small courtyards on the ground floor are spatially and visually connected to the two large courtyards on the first floors. As a result […]

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VW+BS studio designs Virgin Atlantic new Upper Class bar and cabin interior

VW+BS studio designs Virgin Atlantic new Upper Class bar and cabin interior

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• May 9, 2012 • Comments (0)

On April 21st an A330 took off from London to New York with a brand new bar and cabin interior designed by the VW+BS studio in partnership with the Virgin Atlantic Design Team. We had been approached over four years ago by Virgin with a test brief to see what we would do if we […]

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Maria Chairs \ estudio e+d

Maria Chairs \ estudio e+d

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• May 9, 2012 • Comments (0)

The founder of estudio e+d, Edson Simeón has recently designed the Maria chairs. Maria chairs are flexible, the use formal and informal, is focuses to meeting area and collaborative work. + About Edson Simeón Edson, born in La Antigua Guatemala, Central America, studied Architecture in the Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala. He worked in […]

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