Funky advertisement: non-alcoholic beer cans as subway handles in Tehran/Iran. ONIZOU suggestion: for emergency situations and hot days, add an opening in the plastic cover so the beverage can be consumed.
Muti Randolph is one of the world's top audio-visual artists. In this video he shares what's behind some of his most famous creations, which meld architecture, industrial design, music, and engineering.
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...
KICK OFF at Nikolaj – Copenhagen Contemporary Art Center, combines contemporary art and football, giving a critical-aesthetic impulse to the soccer fever which will no doubt be raging up to and during the World Cup.
Eccentric Hostels Partner up with HostelsClub, featuring a variety of eccentric places to stay from jumbo jets to prisons, abandoned trains to underground caves which have been turned into hostels in various sites around the world.
The German actress Jessica Schwarz opened a tiny hotel in an almost 400 years old house. The hotel "Die Träumerei" (engl. the reverie) has only 4 rooms but each is totally different and shows Jessica's passion for details! Sweet dreams!
Even without design week ~ milan is quite a site to behold... especially from the roof at sunset! And the glow of the duomo and galleria late at night ~ and the details that keep it real ~ like trapped escapee tanks and unicorns!
Kai Mueller and Marcel Krueger have a great project. SONIC ICELAND is about making a portrait of Iceland and its music. Traveling through the country with enthusiasm and passion for music, photography and culture.
Freitag takes truck tarp bags to a new level with the new REFERENCE Line coming in the fall... but first a Limited Edition Silver Edition of 34 pieces at 10 Corso Como (and apparently gold at Colette). See closeups of the beautiful details!
Three free smartphone apps to help Milan Design Week visitors find their way around: Interni FuoriSalone, FUORISALONE.IT, and DesignIT guide from i Saloni, the COSMIT show at the Fiera exhibition centre.
The Mercedes-Benz Museum ~ a look at the amazing images the surreal juxtapositions of materials and unexpected curves in the architecture create! And the horse... an early predecessor to the automobile?