'Signs of Fiction' jewelry, accessories, futuristic circuits of lines, minimalism of contemporary graphic design. Elegant essential geometries of Art Déco re-interpreted. By Lior Shulak, Shenkar College, Tel Aviv.
From urban planning to sculpture, passing by fashion and design. In one word: versatility. A difficult card to play without the mix of engineering competences, instinct for experimentation and visual sensitivity of Daniel Widrig.
"It’s easy to always desire more when you don’t have to sacrifice anything in exchange for it". Adrien Petrucci (1988) introduces his collection "Reformed Objects", presented at the 2011 Graduation Show of the Design Academy of Eindhoven.
"Dusty Diamonds" by Anna Elzer Oscarson. The series of objects to decorate the table is a project in collaboration with company Porslinsfabriken from Lidköping, once used by manufacturers of renown Rörstrand porcelain.
The future is in our hands and designer Matteo Zorzenoni knows it well. Because his work experiments not only with materials and their limits, but also with new and fruitful collaborations with Italian artisans.
Rays of light seep through the window, fill the air and design spaces. It's moments like these that inspired designer Jayoung Baek, who forges objects with the delicacy of embroidery. And an ethereal series of vases is the result.
In the renaissance setting of the Chiostro del Bramante, in Rome, the new multidisciplinary project of Double, a mix between fashion and architecture, takes shape. It’s called "NU:S", from an idea of Antonella Buono.
Accepting one’s fate can be liberating. The problem is finding one’s path while zigzagging between modern neuroses. We have discovered that observing Tina Vlassopulos’ work can help. Here are her pots for 'contemplation'.
You may not be aware of it, but since prehistoric times, up to the Middle ages and today, many shoes have been made entirely out of wood. Cat Potter takes this material and models it with a three axis milling machine.
There’s a DJ in the bedroom. And oh look, clothes on display in the closet. The appetizers are served in the kitchen, the drinks in the living room. But is it a hangout or a real home? It’s Casa Clementina, in the Monti district in Rome.
There are those who grow bacteria to prepare yoghurt or study new drugs. Erno-Erik Raitanen uses them to compose graphical works, bacteriograms that would give elaborate digital images a run for their money, in fact…
The poetry of the object in Mario Dal Fabbro is a long journey from craftsmanship to design and then sculpture. If you're looking for his artistic pieces, you'll find them at the Johnson Trading Gallery in New York.
There's always tension between our energies and the garments we wear. And what if the garment channeled them instead of containing them? Designer Winde Rienstra tries this with her SS2012 collection 11:11.
Originating from the neck of a violin which has been played in the most famous concert halls. Or from a baseball bat abandoned by a young boy. Every ring hand-made by Reyes has a noble story. Discover them all.
At first, they look like corrupt high resolution photographs, damaged by a bad Internet connection. Then you find out that the author, Andy Denzler, is an expressionist painter who only works with canvas, oil and acrylic.
Imagine having to design a house, taking natural light where it would seem impossible, and drawing your inspiration from the irregular nature of pre-technological architecture. The Mateus brothers (Studio ARX) manage it with Casa Possanco.