There’s something beautifully nostalgic and inspiring, about vintage public information posters. Paul Rennie, postwar poster specialist, celebrates them with his new book, Modern British Posters: Art, Design & Communication.
The Wapping Project, midway between the City of London and Canary Wharf in the former Wapping Hydraulic Power Station. Reminiscent of Tate Modern’s famous turbine hall, yet with a contemporary restaurant at the heart of it all.
Tua is a a table lamp with which you can create a personal relationship; surprisingly simple, because it has been thought out with a great deal of care. Tua is inspired by the palm of the hand containing a light. By Marco Zito for Foscarini.
In Antony Gormley's Breathing Room II at the Sean Kelly Gallery, NY, the viewer becomes the subject. Repeated cycle brilliant halogens come on for short bursts and then plunge the viewer and space into darkness.
GREEN KIT by Bubble Design. Serravaso, a balcony greenhouse available in different sizes; it creates the best environment for plant growth, protected by cold, rain and hail and when the plants are grown, you can use it as a pot.
Wayne Anderson (aka Killibinbin) set up a new boutique winery, Tupelo. The branding uses a simple photographic underwater imagery, of an Elvis inspired character, surrounded by the flood waters of the king’s home town.
The new Moderna Museet contemporary art museum, designed by Tham & Videgard Arkitekter, is absolutely beautiful! The building instantly catches your attention against the backdrop of more traditional architecture.
One_Shot.MGX by Materialise is a foldable stool that is 3d printed. The stool emerges from the machine in its final form, complete with hinges that are concealed by the graceful structure of the stool itself.
DDB China Group took over a busy pedestrian crossing and placed a large canvas featuring a leafless tree on the road. On either side of the crossing were sponge cushions soaked in green environmentally-friendly washable and quick dry paint.
Sculptured in wood and fitting in with the topography of the orchards, Villa Chabrey reminds the world of a hangar and of a barn. Designed by GD Architectes, the organisation of the space follows the typology of a farmhouse.
Snowblinded produced this limited edition screen print to commemorate the BMX MegaRamp contest at the 2009 X Games. Signed by athletes: Allan Cooke, Dave Mirra, Anthony Napolitan, Chad Kagy, Kevin Robinson & Morgan Wade. Only one is available to the public.