Elena Salmistraro and her design line “MRND” lamps for Seletti are a tribute to the master Giorgio Morandi: lamps are made of glass, porcelain, wood, and cork. “MRND” lamps are a tribute to the master Giorgio Morandi, a current reinterpretation of his work declined through an emotional dialectic that wants to evoke the “Morandiana” atmosphere, […]
KiBiSi is a Copenhagen based idea-driven industrial design firm. Ideas and products are intrinsically tied. They believe the product should be the carrier of its brand idea rather than some designer’s form and formula. In the fertile overlap between Design, Architecture and Ideation KiBiSi seeks to spawn a new breed of idea driven design. via […]
Shards, shining fragments created by an imaginary cosmic Big Bang. Novel lights that act as a badge of personalisation: Shatter is a succession of elegant volumes that appear to have been detached from a single large Pangaea. The various parcels of light live singly or in original stylish sequences, and are always different and stimulating. […]
Workiture, a Grand Rapids-based company, is looking at a overlooked problem in a whole new way. For people who work as much from their bags as from their desk, Workiture provides perfectly-designed solutions for bag storage. One is called el, the other, Flip. Learn more about Workiture and what they offer at www.workiture.com.
Rift is presented as another step forward in research in the field of technical and aesthetic innovation of radiators. This functional product with simple, elegant design by Ludovica and Roberto Polomba, consists of two different modules that can be combined to obtain compositions. Rift is a modular radiator, which was developed to meet the personalization […]
Braids usually used in the world of fashion and leather goods and now has become Naturtex carpets. An interesting exercise in how to reinterpret a traditional process to create totally contemporary products. These three rugs are made of polyurethane braids and / or cotton with traditional braiding machines and then are made up one by […]
Net Effect. the global carpet tile manufacturer’s latest collection, is inspired by the ocean’s life-giving power but also its plight. Marine life and their habitats are endangered by discarded fishing nets, acidification, over-fishing, pollution and climate change. The collection was born from Net-Works, an innovative global business and conservation partnership between Interface and the Zoological […]
Nendo’s collaboration with Coca-Cola sees the upcycling of the soft drink manufacturer’s classic contour bottle, in the form of glass blown tableware. The drinking vessel was designed by Earl R. Dean in the early 1900s and has become synonymous with the coca-cola brand ever since, being collected, washed and recycled to be used over and […]
In 2013 Sonya Winner Studio continues to develop more designs inspired by vibrant colour and bold forms. The latest new work is to launch at The Design Junction at the London Design Festival. Vortex is created from a cluster of dynamic triangular forms held together by a central nucleus. As the triangles increasingly overlap towards […]
ROLLOUT, established in 2005, is a creative studio that designs and digitally prints custom wallpapers by the square foot. Recruiting community-based artists and designers, ROLLOUT is constantly on the hunt for exciting ideas from any inspiration. Illustration, photography, graphic design, and industrial design provide the inspiration; the walls provide the medium.