Posts Tagged ‘material’

Wall sculptures at Pace Gallery by Tara Donovan

March 23rd, 2017

Tara Donovan’s newest wall sculptures at Pace Gallery are composed of thousands of white styrene cards that are individually stacked, glued, and rotated 90 degrees. Each of the 30 works in the gallery feels absolutely impossible – the mathematics, the labor, and the result. A closer look reveals the inhuman complexity and precision of overlap.

New rug collection at Stockholm Design Week 2017 by Bolon

February 9th, 2017

Duet comprises wool woven together with vinyl threads, while Villa La Madonna – which shares a name with the boutique hotel in Italy it was originally designed for – features glittery bands of metalised polyester. “We wanted a softer look, something that felt a bit more cosy,” explains Bolon designer Klara Persson.

3D concrete printing by Bekkering Adams

February 2nd, 2017

Rotterdam-based architecture firm Bekkering Adams has taken the concrete dream one step further to test the partnership of concrete and technology in a more tangible way, with the proposal “Fire Wall”. In collaboration with the Technical University of Eindhoven and Cement & Beton Centrum, the prototype experiments investigate the effects gained by altering the variables of the technology – changes in height, speed and texture all produce different results.

BAUX sound absorbing panels by Tyler Adams

January 26th, 2017

Tyler Adams, the author of Sound Materials, caught up with the Form Us With Love team members – and co-founders BAUX – to discuss their vision to seize on an opportunity to reinvent the aesthetics of Träulit. This Swedish-made, porous building material made from wood wool has excellent sound absorbing properties and the studio found its potential for usage compelling.

Storri Luxury Vinyl collection by Parterre

January 22nd, 2017

A gathering of design inspiration from stories untold, the patterns within Storri embrace cultural values from diverse environments. Both original designs, the two new introductory designs, combined, offer 11 color options. Balancing out the collection with a wood and stone look, designs Kennett and Madal draw from the cultural experiences and the stories that go unheard.

The Collaborative Collection by Wolf-Gordon and Mae Engelgeer

January 5th, 2017

Together, they’ve created a collection that partners graphic elements and textures with the craftsmanship of Dutch Modernism, and given a modern spin. As a result, each of the pieces is characterized by clean lines, abstract geometric forms, and luxurious details.

Vanessa Seward boutique by Laurent Deroo, Paris – France

December 28th, 2016

A tiered marble display is installed at the centre, matching the flooring of the same material. It’s flanked on one side by an expansive mosaic of mirrors and wooden shelving directly opposite.

Blue Bottle Coffee Roppoingi by Schemata Architects, Tokyo – Japan

October 10th, 2016

Main interior finish material is basswood plywood, and the entire walls are composed of regular repetition of wall cabinets with doors, while the strict regularity is moderated by inserting irregular grids of frames encasing several doors.

Rough Luxe collection by Murals Wallpaper

September 29th, 2016

Murals Wallpaper have curated the Rough Luxe collection, a selection of wallpaper murals that allow you to bring industrial elements into your home with no hassle and minimal effort. Contrast with luxurious faux-fur accents, exposed filaments and bold metals for some seriously on trend decor.

HomeLane.com store by 4D, Bangalore – India

September 15th, 2016

The store design palette is kept warm, clean and contemporary with colored feature walls to draw attention to brand messages. Wooden rafter ceilings help add signature to the brand environment and also add warmth in the common areas.

DSN securities office by Design 360, Chandigarh – India

September 10th, 2016

A solid-void partition allows glimpses into the work area which consist of workstations arranged in a large hall in an open plan setting. The hall encompasses all the primary office functions including a conference room, strategically placed to allow view from the office area, and yet occupying an exclusive, individual space.

Wall sculptures and neon lights by Jay Shinn

September 7th, 2016

Colorful and organic, these dodecahedral pieces create an interesting semblance of 3D form. The exhibition also includes a selection of his neon works, which explore the relationship between light and line.

10YO Tawny Port wine packaging by Omdesign

September 4th, 2016

The packaging is 100% Eco-friendly, complying with the environmental and sustainability concerns that Casa Ramos Pinto has made its policy. It was created and produced by the Omdesign agency and consists of two cork blocks and an outer sleeve of pressed cardboard that unites the two parts.

Tanner Goods store relocation, Portland – USA

August 28th, 2016

To celebrate the company’s tenth anniversary, the company has gifted itself – and the city of Portland for that matter – a brand new and expanded flagship store in Albina, a buzzing neighbourhood just north of downtown portland.

Mammoth café bar by Kalos Eidos, Seattle – Washington

August 24th, 2016

To create a sense of unity between the different areas, beige wall tiles, blonde wood tables and green metal stools feature throughout.

Landscape as architecture exhibition by João Gomes da Silva and Paulo David, Santa Maria de Belém – Portugal

August 1st, 2016

The projects presented do not follow any chronological principle, but appear here because they develop themes that bring us closer to understanding the possible relationship between architecture and landscape proposed by the work of the two architects.

Prada Men’s and Women’s Show by AMO – OMA, Milan – Italy

June 21st, 2016

A continuous metallic surface encompasses all elements of the set, generating a layer composed of meshes that feature a range of different patterns and dimensions. These abstract motifs overlap to recreate a ‘Total Space’, an architectural gesture that lends the project its name.

United Imaging Healthcare booth by VAVE at CMEF 2016, Shanghai – China

June 20th, 2016

Visible from a distance a bright cube opens its corner like an unfolded theater curtain to welcome the visitors. Through this open triangle the visitors are lead into the inner part of the booth.

Nidera office by Fokkema & Partners, Rotterdam – Netherlands

June 17th, 2016

The public atrium contains the restaurant with its elongated bar in the centre where staff of different departments can work, meet and welcome guests.

Design Wing by Coordination Asia, Shanghai – China

June 13th, 2016

Though the majority of the space resembles a minimalist and clean studio, a mind-bending art installation sits at the central staircase that was commissioned for the space.