MOMA's Paola Antonelli interview by Tom Bieling (Design Research Network) - relationship between 'making' and 'thinking', interesting new role for the designer between 'problemsolver' and 'sensemaker'. The Problem Maker!
London's tallest garden! An eight story high vertical garden by Patrick Blanc featuring over 260 plant species, 12,000 plants, has been unveiled on the Athenaeum Hotel in London’s Piccadilly neighborhood.
Video teaser for Gestalten’s upcoming book, "Papercraft: Design and Art with Paper." From playful and whimsical to downright painstaking, paper is resurging among young artists as an experimental material for design.
Sneak peek into the Incase design studios in San Francisco ~ see what inspires them ~ what they chalk doodle in the bathroom ~ their black and white workspace ~ and more! It's no wonder their products and packaging are as fun as they are!
Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin presents artist Takashi Murakami's newest solo show "Self Portraits" featuring three monumental works, two films, and five sculptures including four Kanye West bears. One each: gold, bronze, silver, and full-color.
This faceted box is actually a communal center, located in Albertslund, Denmark. It includes the regular: kitchen, auditorium, multipurpose area.. but also a skateboarding ramp and a climbing wall. All in the same box. By Dorte Mandrup Arkitekter.
The fantastic spectacles of color - the latest trend in street art - are as impressive as fireworks. A host of light sources, from flash lights, bike lights to blinking LED lights, are used to 'paint' a picture straight onto the camera lens.
Brooklyn designer, David Weeks, has given Dunny a wooden revamp, christened the “Chiseler.” Modeled after Hanno the Gorilla, the ultra-exclusive Chiseler (only five) is hand-hewn and sanded from zebra-striped hard pine
Australian artist Timothy Horn's exhibition 'Bitter Suite' at the de Young Museum in San Francisco. “Mother-Load,” shown here, is a child-size Cinderella carriage encrusted in crystallized rock sugar..
Four shipping containers comprise this 1,848 square foot modern home. The Cordell House features 3 bedrooms, a guest house, an 800 square foot central breezeway patio and vibrant furnishings throughout.
The Museum of Animal Perspectives is an awesome project with a simple concept – it involves the placement of tiny cameras atop various animals such as stoats and turkeys, recording film from their perspective
Noble M600's twin-turbo Volvo engine (producing 650bhp) allows this ride to reach top speeds of 225mph, 0-60 time of three seconds, and with the Stig behind the wheel, faster lap times than both the Audi R8 and Ferrari F430.
Last year the Norwegian Reiulf Ramstad Architects finished this 350 sqm private single family villa in Asker near Oslo...The house is clad in Siberian pine which will acquire a grey patina over time...