Archive for the ‘installation & exhibition’ category

Fluxus Module exhibition at Museum Ostwall by modulorbeat, Dortmund – Germany

November 30th, 2012

The plywood modules are playfully implemented in a variety of ways – horizontally, vertically, as a shelf, display case, and platform – coming together in an impressive spatial structure in the large skylit hall of the Dortmunder U.

Coca Cola upcycling pavilon at Expo CIHAC by BNKR Arquitectura, Mexico City

November 29th, 2012

Inspired by the upcycling movement, that focuses on converting waste materials or useless products into new materials or products of better quality or for better environmental value, we conceived a pavilion made up exclusively of soda crates piled on top of each other.

SAP “40 Years of Future” pavilon by SCOPE, Walldorf – Germany

November 28th, 2012

SAP “40 Years of Future” pavilon by SCOPE, Walldorf – Germany

LOW-TECH DESIGN! East London Furniture exhibit at Dream Bags Jaguar Shoes, London

November 15th, 2012

Every piece of timber found is recorded and photographed, so you can trace back to discover the exact source of where the materials were found in your piece of furniture. All the items in the exhibition will be auctioned off at the end of the show.

Umwelt Arena by Rene Schmid Architekten, Spreitenbach – Switzerland

November 13th, 2012

Aesthetics and ecology converge in the architecture of the Umwelt Arena. A striking architectural feature of the Umwelt Arena is the crystalline roof structure with the photovoltaic system integrated into the building.

Portal of Awareness by Rojkind Arquitectos

November 4th, 2012

Rojkind Arquitectos have designed the “Portal of Awareness” installation in Mexico City. The designers were commissioned by the coffee brand Nescafé to use 1,500 coffee mugs to create
the public installation.

Diesel Shibuya store installation by Yoshimasa Tsutsumi, Tokyo

November 1st, 2012

A shop display at Diesel Shibuya, Beijing-based architect Yoshimasa Tsutsumi has developed an installation method where goods and space are fused with each other.

d-Bodhi stand at IFFS/AFS, Singapore

October 29th, 2012

The working philosophy of Singapore furniture company d-Bodhi is to reuse and recycle different raw materials into new furniture pieces fit for today’s eco-conscious consumers.

H3 Experience Center by Nota Design Group, Kunming – China

October 25th, 2012

Isabel Flooring is an established flooring specialist in China. H3 is their foray into other wood products such as timber doors and built-in furniture. This design exercise will attempt to portray H3 as “The Wood Specialist” and set a store identity for the brand’s countrywide expansion.

YanPaiXi Village exhibit by Regional Construction Studio, Shenzen

October 24th, 2012

YanPaiXi Village developed a sustainable way of traditional self-sufficing, and formed a intensive land-use pattern which integrated farming into daily life. That is the real “Light”, the people obtained most suitable living space with minimal consumption of resources. This is our understanding about rationale of “light” in “ultra-light village”.

Fin Noir exhibition by Aino Kavantera and Federica Capitani, Paris

October 23rd, 2012

Interior architect Aino Kavantera, and product and exhibition designer Federica Capitani, have designed the first Fin Noir exhibition, which took place at the ‘Passage du désir’ gallery in Paris during SS12 Fashion Week.

1984 store, Seoul

October 3rd, 2012

An interesting store with big ambitions emerged in Seoul’s happening retail scene. Called 1984, the store has its roots in publishing and its name is obviously derived from George Orwell’s ominous yet iconic novel.

The Bowooss Bionic Inspired Research Pavilion

September 4th, 2012

The School of Architecture at Saarland University in Saarbrücken, Germany, have lead a collaborative research project into bionic inspired wooden shell structures. They have designed and built a temporary pavilion, inspired by the material-efficient construction methods found in nature.

LiquidKristal Pavilion by Ross Lovegrove for Lasvit

August 29th, 2012

In typical Ross Lovegrove fashion – combining aspects of sculpture, art, architecture, light and material science – the London-based designer created his latest installation. After a year of experimentation and conceptualization, the LiquidKristal Pavilion was introduced at the Salone del Mobile in April.

Louis Vuitton – Marc Jacobs Exhibition, Paris

April 18th, 2012

An exhibition featuring the works of Louis Vuitton and Marc Jacobs, and the brand’s revolution under these creative geniuses, opens tomorrow at Les Arts Décoratifs in Paris.

LEVEL GREEN – The Concept Of Sustainability by J. MAYER H., Wolfsburg

October 17th, 2011

LEVEL GREEN // The Concept of Sustainability is an exhibition that examines three aspects of sustainability – the environment, society and the economy – and brings the everyday interaction between these components together in an artistic installation.

Jean Prouvé furnitures by G-Star RAW for Vitra

September 16th, 2011

International denim brand G-Star unveiled, for the first time in the U.S., Prouvé RAW – a collection of Jean Prouvé furniture pieces reinterpreted in collaboration with Swiss furniture manufacturer Vitra. Nine pieces from the full collection of seventeen will be available for purchase in a limited edition.

Ebon Heath and his visual poetry

May 23rd, 2011

The popular song goes that words don’t come easy, and, ironically enough, this is exactly the sense one has when trying to express himself in front of Ebon Heath’s typographic mobiles. Heath is one of the most promising artists of the moment and his take on typography is pure visual poetry. Words never looked more astonishing, they form their own structures in a short of a rebellion, they dance and move and yet they stand still. In Heath’s universe, words go out of their suffocating homes, they become alive and they tell us their amazing stories.