Copenhagen based textile designer, Astrid Krogh, with some stunning new light installations including 'Incitament' in Aalborg, a tapestry made from a beautifully composed raster of neon tubes in several shades of green.
Julien Berthierinstalled an artificial entrance to an existing frontage in the 3rd arrondissement of Paris. The facade, using the local architectural codes, occupying 10 cm of public space. 4 years later, the address still exists
Roberto de Vicq de Cumptich, a master of typographic illustrations, has designed the new "How to Make Love to Your Type?" promo for the Type Directors Club. (the book is printed on Neenah paper and uses typefaces from Veer).
The Absolut NY-Z Campaign has just launched a documentary following Jay-Z as he prepares to play a packed house at Madison Square Garden. The documentary was shot by prolific rock photographer, Danny Clinch.
Berlin-based artist Hans Hemmert (famous for his work with balloons) threw a party where guests wore shoe-extenders to make them all 2m tall. "Level" (1997) was part of the Personal Absurdities show at the Galerie Gebauer Berlin.
Cut & Paste, by Kiki Van Eijk, at Secondome design gallery, Rome. The pieces show Kiki’s big love for materials, experimentation, tactility, research, sketches, context, settings, proportions, curiosities and every-day beauty.
How do you create effective lighting when there’s no way to get to the grid? Designed by Igendesign, the ‘Flow’ light is powered by constant prevailing coastal winds and is built to be almost completely biodegradable.
Print magazine's April 2010 'The New Visual Artists' issue is filled with emerging young talent. This year's top '20 under 30' includes Always With Honor, Mikey Burton, Frank Chimero, Jean Jullien, Janine Rewell, Nikolay Saveliev...
In her graduate project, 'The Possibilities of Parts', Lotte van Wulfften Palthe utilizes both found and bought personal objects and materials to create large-scale worlds that take on an unique existence of their own.
Babis Papanikolaou & Christina Tsiragelou, two Greek architects/designers created their own studio "157+173 Designers" in the city of Thessaloniki. Their work has an industrial feel and turns 3D forms into 2D ones.