Portuguese designer Acácio Viegas Pereira has designed the Ethanol Fireplaces. Clean, burning is based on denatured ethanol, a solvent composed of ethyl alcohol, no smell and no smoke. + All images courtesy of Acácio Viegas Pereira
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Displayed in the C. Vittorio Emanuele store’s impressive 40’s entrance hall, it was designed by the prestigious architect Ben van Berkel and his team at UNStudio. The main entrance of Zara’s flagship store on Corso Vittorio Emanuele II in Milan starting today plays host to an eye-catching installation created by the Netherlands-based design firm UNStudio. [...]
KiBiSi debuts at Milan’s annual design fair Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2010 this week, featuring a limited edition chair for Wallpaper* magazine and a piece for Quinze & Milan. Shanghay Chair for Wallpaper* Designed by KiBiSi for the Danish Pavilion of the Shanghai World Expo 2010, the Shanghay chair is composed of 4 small boards [...]
A group of greatest french designers have proposed their own interpretation of the material for innovative mirror design “Addiction” : Arik Levy, Agence [O;O], Noe Duchaufour-Lawrance, Jean Marie Massaud, Patrick Norguet, JC de Castelbajac, Christian Ghion … “Addiction” is a unique proposal in interior decoration. A brand new approach of contemporary decorative arts, leading to [...]
Pollen IV, is an artwork made by sculptor Tomáš Medek. Pollen IV will be exhibited at this year’s Milano Design Week, within the framework of a broader programme of exhibitions orgazied by Jannelli & Volpi in the showrrom “J&V Store”. The artwork with a complicated organic structure was produced thanks to the combination of a [...]
Lebanon-based design studio .PSLAB beirut recently has completed the Al Dente Restaurant in Beirut- Lebanon. + Project description courtesy of .PSLAB beirut .PSLAB BEIRUT was asked to develop a lighting concept for al dente restaurant in beirut–lebanon. The high ceiling restaurant is divided into 3 areas: the main central area containing the entrance and the [...]
British designer Charlie Davidson’s new Peppered table will be exhibited during the Milan furniture fair between the 14th and 19th April. It is a laser cut and welded table designed for ease of manufacturer. + Press release Charlie Davidson Studio will launch a number of new furniture pieces at the Salone De Mobile this year [...]
Portuguese designer Gonçalo Campos has designed the Comion Jewelry Collection. + Design description courtesy of Gonçalo Campos Made in 3D printing technology, representing the amazing possibilities offered by this new technology that makes virtually any shape possible to build. All of these objects where designed and modeled in the computer, and after printed in steel. [...]
This year, «Between Shadow and Light» is the theme of Le 5th Festival des Architectures Vives 2010 in Montpellier. About eleven lively architectures dreamed and conceived by architects will take place in the courtyards of private mansion in the centre of Montpellier during 17th – 20th June. For more information about the Festival, please send [...]
Turkish design studio Paratoner has designed the Rubic – Table Lighting. The Rubic is perceived as an integration of randomly assembled cubes which has been differently sized, it is actually a chaotic unity of scale proportion and composition. The materials used are natural oak or epoxy lacker.
Belgian designer Peter Donders has designed the Limited Edition of Carbon Fiber Stones which are only available for 10 pc maximum per shape. The stone and the bench are made of a single Carbon-fiber string twisted around the base (removable ) shape. They are very light and very strong (+/- 6 kg). + Designer: Peter [...]
Italian architect Marco De Gregorio recently has designed the Bones Furniture. + Design description courtesy of Marco De Gregorio It is by studying a cell, an organ or a skeleton that we realize the beauty of it. Bones comes in a variety of shapes with a complex internal and external structure. They are strong, hard [...]