TUMI, Mandarina Duck, Timbuk2, Acme Made, Built NY, Kenneth Cole, and more... DESIGNED FOR DELL? Their move into the accessories market is looking pretty beautiful ~ impressed with some of the exclusives they've managed!
This triptych is based on the famous Japanese painting, “The Great Wave off Kanagawa”. Instead of paint, the colors are composed of 2.4 million pieces of plastic - the estimated amount of plastic that enter the world’s ocean’s every hour!
In the centuries-tested French tradition, butter crocks preserve butter at a spreadable temperature without refrigeration or rancidity. Pack a single stick of softened butter into its lid, fill the base 2/3 full of pure water and then invert the lid into the base.
Alcoholic Architecture is a bar offering timed tickets for a “breathable cocktail” of gin and tonic mist. Realized by Bompas & Parr, of Scratch'n Sniff Cinema and Flavor Tripping Party. [Ed. Note: #8113 did this in 2004]
Cloud Lamp Milan, inspired by the Duomo windows, the mystery of da Vinci’s masterpiece, the glitter parties and the fascinating shopping experiences in Milan. Come and see it at Pavillion 22/24 - Stand C16
Salone Satellite, Milan Fairgrounds Rho, 22-27 April.
Niklas Madsen & Per Eriksson have designed one chair-component that can create new chairs out of junk. Can be seen at Salone di Mobile from 22-27 april. Superstudio Piu (HIDDEN HEROES) Via Tortona 27 Milan Italy
up coming product design brand ilio's 2009 collection will be on display at Zona Tortona, via Forcella 11 during Milan Design Week. ilio is inspired by forms of nature, adopting a playful yet functional approach to present new forms.
Skinny Ships is Richard Perez’s works. Richard is a graphic designer/illustrator located in California who fell in love with design through old album covers and film posters. That influence, is flowing in all his work.
Fredrik Farg's chairs debuting at the Milan Salone are inspired by classic tailoring that never goes out of style. Using old chairs from flea markets and recycling them to there former conditions, he is creating “slow fashion” furniture.
A much younger Bill O'Reilly introduces Mario and Luigi while going behind the scenes at Nintendo headquarters back in 1988. Go down memory lane while watching the old video clip for a Nintendo segment on Inside Edition.
Bookshelf of Wars & Wits & Powers. '... to transform an individual, to exude a form of language that will speak to the surrounding environment, expressing finesse between human, object and technology.'
Karim Rashid has designed a self-heating feeding bottle that heats the milk to 37 degrees celsius in four minutes. Great for inconvenient situations where you don´t have access to heating the milk on a stove. And, great design for the babies!
“The Geography of Buzz.” - mining photos from Getty Images that chronicled parties, etc on both coasts for a year, beginning in March 2006. The maps show the density of different types of cultural events in New York and Los Angeles.