This enormous on-site installation was constructed in Amsterdam and is the work of Cuban-American urban land artist, Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada. It depicts the face of an unknown Mesoamerican woman. As with most of the artist’s work, due to the vast scale, the best way to appreciate it in full is from an aerial view.
The year of 1939 in pre-war Europe, saw the final production year for the Rolls-Royce Phantom III, an automobile which, in its short lifetime, had achieved the status of the ultimate symbol of wealth available to just a small percentage of society.
The Guiro Art Bar is a perforated egg shaped installation, designed by the Havana based team of Los Carpinteros in collaboration with Absolut Art Bureau, as a contribution to the 2012 Art Basel Miami Beach Show.
Design is the process by which the physical world around us comes to be. It is a reflection of our needs, desires and indifference. If I can influence this in a positive way then I am happy. Design is my profession and my means of expression.
The young Hamburg based Turkish artist Sakir Gokcebag is well known for his eccentric choices of art materials. In the past he has elected to create his installations from random household items to fresh fruit and vegetables. For his latest collection, his medium is equally controversial as he uses toilet rolls.
The exhibition space for the nominees of the 2012 ELLE DECO International Design Awards (EDIDA) at the Audi Forum in Tokyo, Japan, was designed by Nendo.
The latest venue in the list of spectacular locations for the annual Metiers d’Art by Chanel is the ruined castle of Linlithgow, Edinburgh in Scotland. The former home of the Stuart line of royals until the untimely demise of Mary Queen of Scots and the subsequent reign of Elizabeth the first...
The recently opened subway station serving Hafencity University in Hamburg was designed by Raupach Architekten. A well designed, ergonomic space, the subway station was brought to life by the intervention of Pfarre Lighting Design firm.
This award winning design for the Malopolska Garden of Arts by the Polish practice of Ingarden & Ewy houses two important community organisations, the Malopolska Voivodeship Library and the Julius Slowacki Theatre.
The British architect Zaha Hadid has pulled off yet another major coup in the competitive world of architecture. After being shortlisted with another ten prestigious international practices, she was chosen to design the long awaited National Stadium of Tokyo, Japan.