MIO “Design On The Go” Collection ~ “featuring products that move with their owners and become part of their every day lives.” Including flat packed bike basket, basket, tyvek jackets, custom hats and more!
Eames Inspiration. The chairs in molded wood, just like Ray and Charles Eames designed in 1946, are being reimagined by street artists and featured in Barney'ss windows and being sold to raise money for Operation Design.
Broken dreams 2010: Wall lamps, glass and steel by Campana Brothers includes 3 new projects with Venini, a chandelier of tiny glass animals,chandeliers of figures based on Brazilian dolls, and glass sculptures with rattan.
Paperself Eyelashes ~ intricately cut paper false eyelashes inspired by the art of chinese paper-cutting. Very cool packaging/displays and stunning to see in person on! (More wearable than i expected!)
Lladró Parrot Party Collection ~ STUNNING, pictures can't do it justice, you really must see it in person, but i've tried to capture some of the intriguing personalities of these porcelain bird details!
#OBJECTHUNT is going strong ~ here's a peek at some pics of stickers in the wild as spotted by all kinds of people throughout NYC... spot one, tweet it, #objecthunt it... and you might even win an iPad!
Pairing of the night - A billboard in Noho ~ "Material possessions won't make you happy, or maybe they will." In elevator "home" to my room at the Gramercy Park Hotel ~ "Help Is On The Way" ~ begs to be pressed...
Award winning Polish architects Ola Wasilkowska and Michał Piasecki take over Chelsea College of Art courtyard, next to Tate Britain, for a participatory art event. "Parade: The Market of Ideas" by Critical Practice. Sunday 23nd May, 2pm-6pm.
London Design Festival commissioned Clemens Weisshaar and Reed Kram to design this year’s Trafalgar Square installation. OUTRACE is a mechanical octopus assembled from six industrial robotic arms on loan from Audi.
A peek at the Mr Brainwash Icons Remix show in NYC ~ a look at the actual street art as well as the gallery space... from graphics to creatures molded from tires to designer chairs to matchbox packaged life size taxi...
Iranian environmental fiber art to be featured in the upcoming exhibit, (Re)Fashioning Fiber, at Green Spaces NY. An art/fashion showcase of eco crafting and sustainable style (photo by Sharnaz Zarkesh).