"Cay", a landscape for your livingroom by Alexander Rehn. The user is the protagonist, through his movement he changes the shape of the furniture. He is free to choose whether he wants to sit, lie down or relax on it with someone else.
Twenty designers put on paper a spectrum of opinions analysing the influence of design in society and environment in Hiatus Book conceived by Sanserif Creatius with Jasper Morrison, Xenia Viladàs, Luciana Silvares, Kristi Bernick, Li Edelkoort...
A Boatload of Inventors by Xperia Studio is a short film about a boat full of hackers, designers, and tinkerers playing with the new Arduino ADK boards which can be controlled from a mobile device. Looks like a fun place to play!
Laptop stand from Alice Rosignoli. The wooden base of discarded public school chairs is transformed into a laptop stand. The FabBot is used to carve elaborate ornaments which have also the function of cooling systems.
Mirror Lab from VAV archiects, a simple insertion into an old bridge adds a new dimension to the site, both inside the arc by doubling and inverting the space, and outside by capturing and framing the views.
The car and Mercedes Benz turns 125 this year ~ and the history of Mercedes can be relived through model cars (and a stuffed moose) through the in-between of this escalator! See the video and an early look at their IAA booth!