Ray Cicin explores the imagery of nature and the elements. In this Micro Macro series he has turned to an old Nikon Coolpix 995 camera mounted on a trinocular microscope to expose beauty in the miniscule.
Mus, the most symbolic contribution of the proposal pursues awaking new consciences on animal life preservation. Mus as an ornament object, recreates an upside down jail and represents the bats´ lost homes.
FouFou is a champagne bar situated at the very edge of Stuttgart’s red light district. The German architects Ippolito Fleitz Group designed the bar as a mixture of Swabian wine tavern poesy and Paris Bohemian world.
Finisterre's very own surfing sheep, Mildred. This video of Mildred surfing is the latest collaboration between Finisterre and DLKW with directional and digital genius from Dom and Nic who've won wide acclaim for their work with the Chemical Brothers!
Only Maison Martin Margiela would fill a room at 10 Corso Como with open safes behind paintings to show off jewelry, glasses over creepy dolls eyes... and cover the walls with paint by numbers wallpaper.
After its launch at Superstudio, you can now see the assembly of the Iconic Coral light in this film by Davide Calafa for David Trubridge. It shows the how to assemble the flat-packed Coral or Floral lampshade.
Shell just released a video showing the making of a translucent Nissan 370Z they hand built to promote their new line of engine oil. The footage examines how they managed to show the oil actually working inside the car using a painstakingly built clear engine.
Celebrate recent volcanic eruptions with this Noldur ("grumble" in Icelandic) T-shirt. More attractive than an "I survived Eyjafjallajökull" T and far less specific. Hand printed on american apparel, limited to 100.
Isabella Wolfe - a psuedonym based on a first name she really liked and a last name taken from Elsie de Wolfe, from whom her inspiration is drawn - but what does it matter, this is just a great table flawlessly blending pretty and cool.
Shane is a mapmaker, songwriter, producer and recording engineer based in Montreal, Canada. He has been making these thematic maps for 2 years and it has to be said, has turned it into a bit of an art form.
Discover the Center Pompidou-Metz, in France. With architecture signed by Shigeru Ban Architects Europe with Jean de Gastines, Paris, Centre Pompidou-Metz includes 5020 square meters of exhibition space.
Share-a-chair (limited "tho/net" edition) by Laszlo Rozsnoki, is made of a second-hand "Thonet"-chair sawn in two, with additional legs added for support. The halves can stand side by side, permitting the chair to be shared.
Peter Marigold’s new collection – MAN MADE. Each piece of furniture is cut from a single piece of wood using successively smaller L-profiles thus maintaining structure while obtaining as much useful material as possible.
Cryptids of The United States. Did you know you might have a Skunk Ape—or is it Batsquatch—in your backyard? Don’t be confused! Now with your trusty cryptozoology map you will be able to identify and place these rare creatures.
Liu Lecture Series in Design at Stanford, May 3rd: Four designers discuss morality of Design in the future. Gadi Amit (NewDealDesign), Robbert Brunner (Ammunition), Valerie Casey (The Designers Accord) and Dan Harden (Whipsaw).