The World Design Capital Helsinki 2012 Pavilion
by Aalto University Wood Studio students.
'Quantity has a quality in itself' by Douglas Young, artwork created from plastic water guns showcased recently at the Hong Kong Art Fair.
Pilot and Captain's playful collection of shirts, prints, and products, all inspired by the golden age of travel for the vagabond and patriot in us all.
'Villa Renesse II' by Jack Hoogeboom, Sealand, The Netherlands.
'Measuring the Universe', a fun video from Royal Observatory Greenwich directed by Richard Hogg with animation by Robert Milne, Ross Philips, and Kwok Fung Lam.
AbyssBox is a 4 gallon, 1,300 pound tank that keeps deep sea creatures alive above sea level. From Pierre/Marie Curie University in Paris and the French Research Institute for Exploitation of the Sea.
David McCandless' infographic about the ratio of men and women on social networks.
This week’s roundup from NotVentures includes luxury in the Cloud Forest, diving off Honduras and getaways in the Balearics.
Watch a still furless koala joey peek out from its mother's pouch at Taipei Zoo.
A mixtape coffee table from Jeff Skierka Designs.
Manzoni Design's plastic briefcases! Great design based on the 1965 promotional briefcases for Fiat sales reps, which were designed by Pio Manzù (the man behind the Fiat 127).
Lavenia and Cienfuegos' packaging design for Delhaize's Wines of the World.
Molletta Bench by Baldessari e Baldessari.
Incandescent Sun, a beautiful video from NASA which takes SDO images and applies additional processing to enhance the structures visible.
Muji's keyboard memo pads can be folded and placed between the computer keyboard.
Goodby Silverstein & Partners' beautiful poster series celebrating the 75h anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge.
Gorgeous topographic and geometric collections from Pawling. This is a topographical print of the Grand Canyon.
Heikki Leis finds beauty in rotting vegetables in 'Afterlife'.
Heartwork, an art benefit for target house featuring beautiful prints.
Clerkenwell Design Week adds an unusual new venue to their lineup this year, the Order of St John! Beautiful backdrop for some stunning design!
Cassa Rizza by Studio Inches.
Growing cress in bottlecaps, turning your recycling into a hydroponics setup and other highlights from the Environment section at the Chelsea Flower Show.
Crane TV meets Studio Weave (Maria Smith and Je Ahn).
The Forty Story. The story of a boy born on the day Pentagram opened and how his life has been tracked (and kerned) by forty years of Pentagram design. Written by Naresh Ramchandani and Tom Edmonds and directed by Christian Carlsson.
The Bai Dining Chair by Ander Lizaso.
Symtra Lamp by Peter Stathis.
Inhale lamp by Nendo for Lasvit.
Beautiful atlas for the blind from 1837 with no ink and all of the text and maps embossed into the page.
Rambutan Martinis, Kahlua Pudding Pops, and Cupcakewurst are all part of this week’s delicious roundup from Tasteologie and Liqurious.
'One is one...or is it?' cute video exploring the basic unit of math from TED Ed.
Colorful number mugs at the Spoon Sisters shop.
A pavilion with bubbles for walls, fruits grown in juice box molds and views of the solar eclipse are all part of this week’s roundup from NOTCOT.org.
Beautiful paper cut messages from Annie Vought.
Modern Record Console from Symbol Audio.
De tafelwip, a cute table by Marleen Jansen, which 'encourages' good table manners because you need your dining partner to stick around!
Wevae, a shelf-less bookshelf by Chicako for the Italian brand Casamania.
Craft System by UM Project uses one form in many variations.
Tokyo Bike release artist commissioned bicycles to celebrate their London launch.
Beautiful photos of yesterday's solar eclipse.
Neo, a hammer with a magnetic end by Jung Soo Park.
Cosmic quilt, a reactive installation by The Principals currently being hosted at the Model Citizens NYC exhibition, located at 52 Mercer at Broome Street in Soho until May 21st, 2012.
Aether's Beach Folding Chairs & Table combine an elegant look with a functional collapsible design.
Fluidity by DesignLibero uses runoff from your drying racks to water the houseplants.
A roundup of fashion's finest from Notcouture.
Water Cathedral by GUN architects in Santiago, Chile.
Frankenstein by Inkle, a retelling of Mary Shelley’s famed text for the iPad. The most beautiful ebook I've ever seen!