Storefront For Art and Architecture Gallery teamed with Abitare Magazine to bring a version of the ring dome to Milan for the Salone del Mobile. This new dome will use 1,500 hula-hoops and 12,000 zip-ties. HULA HOOPS !!
Danish Nobel Arkitekter have designed a very nice student housing complex that they call Signalhuset just outside Copenhagen. The house holds 288 student apartments that can be converted into 72 regular apartments if the need for student housing changes.
Jeannie Choe and Steve Tomlinson's latest mirror for Areaware, The Deathwish Mirror, is a great combination of a Victorian Silhouette, Kaws-like cartoon "dead eyes" and a wall mirror that doubles as art. I must have one!
It is not often that an architecture master reinvents himself, but that is precisely what Pritzker Prize winning architect Frank Gehry has done. Gehry has revealed the first post post-modern architectural work, the New Gehry Residence.
Designer Virginia Sin's elegant collection of porcelain "paper plates". Order them on her website or, if you're in New York you can see them at the upcoming Design Within Reach as part of their ‘modern+design+function’ exhibition next month.