With “Fairy tales and legends” as the theme, world-class sculptors from ten nations. used around 2,700 tons of sand for this years World Sand Sculpture Festival.
Participate: New poster from Right Brain Terrain
Basque Health Department HQ was designed by Coll-Barreu Arquitectos located in Bilbao, Spain
The Bouroullecs tell about their creative process and what it takes to make good design in this interview.
A process that turns a production flow of traditional vegetable brushes into a new flow of shoe brushes has been implemented into the company Iris Hantverk.
children's wooden toy sewing machine by woodclinic is so cute. i would have loved this as a kid
Oculus is a long distance luxury cruising yacht designed by Kevin Schöpfer with exterior similiar to the jaw and eye socket bone structure of large oceanic fish.
New animation for United Way called "Choices". The video takes the viewer through the sad childhood and teenage years of a small girl.
"Dear American Airlines" is a conceptual redesign of the horrific AA.com user experience by Dustin Curtis. Imagine what they could do with a full, totally competent design team.
For the first time in its existence the Belgian manufacturer Quinze & Milan goes concrete!
Gitta Gschwendtner has created concrete and woodcrete stools cast from moulds based on paper shopping bags...
'Knot Tied: A History of Gay Marriage Bans', stunningly clear timeline of changing laws by GOOD and Timko & Klick.
Incredible Drawings done with a magnifying glass, burnt onto driftwood by Los Stencilistas.
New Work from Blanca Gomez in shop!
PSP Go! Apparently supposed to launch at E3 this week ~
Manga maven Junko Mizuno brings 14 demented characters from her hit graphic novel, Pure Trance, to vinyl. Blind Box assortment exclusive with Kid Robot!
Beautiful Saturday of picnicking and Veuve Clicquot Manhattan Polo Classic watching... the views and weather were absolutely stunning ~ inspiring to see the manhattan skyline from that perspective!
Sonogram Cufflinks ~ could this be the creepiest way to break the news to a unsuspecting dad to be?
Cornishware is back! T.G.Green & Co was rescued from extinction, the brand that was true to design principles that made it a part of everyday life. Over 50 pieces to choose from.
Every product of mass consumerism gets a second life in Studio Hergebruik - Rotterdam’s finest display of eco-consciousness.
Fiat Open Lounge - Milano -Italy. New temporary Lounge sponsored by FIAT. Project: Antimeridian Design Consultancy
Photographer Christoph Martin Schmid captures the Essence of Los Angeles by creating a sense of perfection to the place which doesn't actually exist.
Nylon visits Karim Rashid at home. The designer talks design, creativity and music!
Hotel Madlein, Modern and Luxury Hotel in Ischgl, Austria
frank lloyd wright's herbert jacobs house #1 of 1936-37 deconstructed. exhibition @ the guggenheim museum
'Terrible Yellow Eyes' : a growing online collection of artworks as a tribute to 'Where the wild things are', an initiative by Cory Godbey.
Designers will appreciate the new teaser trailer for Pixar's Toy Story 3,— where Woody and Buzz battle it out for the best logo design...
“Sorry I’m Late”. Really impressive stop-motion directed with patience and talent by Tomas Mankovsky.
Artist Sara Brum creates with tape and ink, lifting fibers and debris to build layer upon layer of color and texture.
Here is a little something from wanderingspace.net for your iPhone. 19 of the major bodies of the solar system to swap out that tired of image of Earth that came with the phone when you bought it. Free to download.
A beautiful bowl made of woven wood fibers, designed by Scholten and Baijings.
Matali Crasset has just completed the interior design of 'La Maison des Petits' (House for the little ones) at the 104, Paris. Complete review with technical details on Dezeen.
The Paris of my dreams is pretty well represented in this A Toutes Jambes editorial shot by Terry Richardson and art directed by Emmanuelle Alt for Vogue Paris June/July 09.
Black Wagon curates its collection of kids clothes to save today's youth from any more fashion disasters, and this humorous photo series by Chris Hornbecker illustrates that.
Diller Scofidio + Renfro have a new website with an amazing 3D navigation scheme designed by Pentagram.
Capital Gate, the most leaning building in the world reached halfway point of construction. The building, designed by RMJM, leans 18º (4º more than the Pisa tower), supported by a steel exoskeleton.
Where's the Pp? Based on a child's joke, the alphabet made fun – new print by Beauchamping.
In Japan, the LAYERED HOUSE dispenses with walls in favor of stepped floors and narrowing apertures, creating a more nuanced division of space.
This bag illustrates the pyramidal consumer trap the way Fanny Descary saw it in this packaging project.
Love the new piece from Adam Wallacavage : an elk skull chandelier .
If Godard made a music video, this would be it.
Shade by Swedish designers from Greatboys
Kauzbots raise money for worthy causes. Meet Kalvin the leader of the Kauzbot Krew.
Gravishelf storage its made without any hardware and is held together with only gravitational force.
A lovely music video for Forget by the German group, Vania and the Master. The video was done by Vania Oliveira, Moritz Reichartz and Michael Fragstein at BÜRO ACHTER APRIL...
Cahill Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics was designed by Morphosis Architects.
ROSS LOVEGROVE teams up with Artemide to produce the Cosmic series of digital light fixtures--the metallic, tessellated skin is like that of a large, amorphous sea creature.