Joy of Living at Somerset House, March 15th to 21st. Over 100 designers including Terence Conran, Tord Boontje and Tom Dixon will anonymously exhibit works on a piece of A4 graph paper to be sold for cancer research.
Currently exhibited at the Galerie Gosserez in Paris, French designer Elise Gabriel has created 'L'Étreinte' (the embrace), a series of furniture exploring the properties of a cellulose-based material, Zelfo.
The new Holographic CitizenCard has been presented this month in a smart and compact slider pack, designed by Burgopak. The proof-of-age ID card is PASS Accredited and available to all residents of Britain and Ireland.
Grayson Byrd, a senior in industrial design at Georgia Tech, designed the Casper Stool that uses vacuum-forming to hold all the pieces together. No fasteners needed, and it has a cute name too. Entire prototyping process included!
Map of The Stars is our attempt to depict the encompassing feeling of space through a mixed-media approach. Our aim was to limit computer use till post-production, relying on ink and watercolor to drive the piece.
Central Illustration Agency (CIA). Specializing in photographic illustration, typography and 3D design, award winning Toby & Pete put a strong focus on innovative visual direction as well as great craft.
Eindhoven based designer Joon Lee looks to old artifacts when designing tableware that engages people to converse at the table. The “Drink Link” tea set consists of a teapot connected to its cups, directly linking every person to each other.
From London to Singapore aboard aerodynamic fireballs. The works by the duo Makemei emerge from a digital 3D embryo and land on planet Earth like impeccable handmade articles. No, you won't be bringing a shuttle into your sitting room.
Artist Aaron Valenzuela investigates tensions in his latest sculpture: excess and restraint, visibility and concealment, spectacle and labor. The work was completed for a group show at the University Art Gallery of UC Irvine.