Alber Elbaz stated before the show that “proportion is fashion” and that pretty much summarized what Lucas Osendrijver and himself presented for Lanvin Fall/Winter 2013 collection.
Finish and Amsterdam-based designer Janne Kyttanen has designed a line of 3D printed wedge shoes with the strength to be worn and to print overnight from the ease of your own home on the CubeX 3D printer.
STOLARNIA is a concept design, the sixth of a twelve piece collection of interiors entitled ‘XII’ by Karina Wiciak of Wamhouse. The name which means ‘Carpenter’s Shop’ in Polish refers to the inspiration of the piece, the Bory Tucholskie National Park, a forested area which the designer considers to represent the ultimate expression of carpentry.
A design project with a difference is Surfer’s Home, a project close to the heart of Rhodes based architect and avid surfer who created a personal space which pays homage both to his craft and his hobby. There are no secrets in this tiny 28 m2 residence, on the contrary, the experiences and trips to distant oceans are all referenced within the design concept of this wonderful home.
A renovation project for a 1970s structure to house the Satellite Control Centre in Arganda del Rey was undertaken by the practice of Herreros Arquitectos. The refurbishment of the circular building addressed the exterior appearance, the reorganisation of the interior and an improvement of its sustainability
The 2013 Roskilde Festival in Denmark, an event which dates back to 1972 which aims to promote international music and the creative arts, is the location of The Velvet State, a project by the practice of SHJ works in collaboration with two of the main performers...
A sculptural installation entitled ‘Baitogogo’ by the Brazilian artist Henrique Oliveira is currently on show at the Palais de Tokyo in Paris. Exhibiting a powerful identity, it dominates the space as an intricate mass of gnarled roots and branches emerging from the geometric infrastructure of the gallery...
The atrium of the Colombo Shopping Mall in Lisbon was transformed into a temporary exhibition space by the Portuguese practice of LIKE architects earlier this year. The 75 sqm. space was created from 1500 metal paint cans to house ‘Andy Warhol Icons/Psaier Artworks and The Factory’...
Approaching completion is the Heydar Aliyev Centre in Baku, Azerbaijan. An important design project by the practice of Zaha Hadid Architects, this spectacular landmark structure is set to herald a new age for Azerbaijan
At the entrance of the Student Beijing Design Exhibition stands a pavilion constructed of 17.000 cola bottles. It was designed by the Vienna and Beijing based multicultural design collective of Penda, and is appreciated not only on its artistic merit but also to spread a message of social awareness.