Posts Tagged ‘building blocks’

Signage system for Childcare Center by Design by Toko, Sydney – Australia

January 5th, 2017

Design by Toko has developed the colorful signage system. Influenced by Children’s building blocks used to improve motor skills and spatial awareness, Design by Toko has composed fully modular timber signs. Each, unique in its appearance, can be re-configured if necessary.

Tangram Consulting branding by McCartney Design

February 10th, 2016

By utilising the individual pieces of the 19th century Chinese Tangram puzzle we created a flexible visual language to explain how the process works.

Tsumiki Building Blocks by Kengo Kuma

December 15th, 2015



Kengo Kuma’s Tsumiki building blocks can be arranged to create original sculptures

The Nebula visual installation by Jean-Charles Penot and Brand Head

November 6th, 2014

“The Nebula, life and death tangled in an eternal struggle”. A Nebula can be viewed as a point of creation within our universe, as these vast clouds of interstellar dust produce the building blocks of stars and planets. However, this turbulent but beautiful environment has little potential to support life because of the highly toxic concentration of gases that exist within its main body

Litracon transparent concrete

May 27th, 2011

World’s first commercially available transparent concrete Litracon® is a combination of optical fibres and fine concrete. It can be produced as prefabricated building blocks. Due to the small size of the fibres, they blend into concrete becoming a component of the material like small pieces of aggregate. In this manner, the result is not only two materials – glass in concrete – mixed, but a third, new material, which is homogeneous in its inner structure and on its main surfaces as well. Litracon® is a fully handmade product which results an exceptional and individual pattern of light in each piece.