Posts Tagged ‘surface’

Hand-Laid Brick Feature Wall by 22quadrat, Freising – Germany

May 27th, 2017

Water-struck brick is made of clay with a high moisture content and plasticity. These bricks have a unique surface texture after firing and are denser than standard bricks, which enhances all of brick’s natural benefits, such as strength, durability, resistance to weather and pests, and thermal mass efficiency.

Algorithm lighting system by vibia

March 2nd, 2017

Like a constellation, a flock of birds or a cloud of frozen rain, this collection brings together beauty and geometry within a lighting system filled with magic. “The intention was not to design a completely defined and ‘finished’ product, but a tool which allows any customer to create his own lighting lamp, in relation with the architecture space, the area to light and the desired kind of ‘graphic pattern”, according to Toan Nguyen.

Puno light by Das Happy Medium

February 14th, 2017

Puno is a table and/or wall light with character. The light stands triumphantly on a surface or hangs organically of a wall. A complicated, yet polygonally reduced hand structure complements the simplicity of the lighting tube.

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.

Lin Mao Sen tea shop by Ahead Concept, Taipei City – Taiwan

December 24th, 2016

The perspective along the ceiling border to the pillar structure conveys dynamic interaction. The large wooden plaque in the hall implies Eastern Heritage and thus extends the continuity of cultural connotation. Listed in a symmetrical order, the value principal is derived from a metaphor for the spatial texture of oriental residence.

MINA-TO communication space by Mandai Architects, Tokyo – Japan

December 6th, 2016

By attaching aluminum on the steel plate, this wall makes it possible to exhibit paintings freely anywhere with magnets. This wall will also reflect the surrounding light and scenery and will change over while overlapping with the painting.

Ceramic vases by Hélène Morbu

September 21st, 2016

Guided by craftsmanship, Hélène Morbu uses a slow and precise technique that ‘squeezes the earth’ and as a result, the ‘quetzal’ vases display an effect resembling textile or rattan.

ZORA27 store by cityscape architects, Plovdiv – Bulgaria

August 10th, 2016

Each zone gently flows into the next without interruption yet a subtle feeling of movement and direction dominates. The central zone contrasts the rest not only in colour but also in surface finishes and light. Backlit panels pinpoint promotional areas.

Bathroom furniture by Philipp Aduatz for Klomfar

August 2nd, 2016

The surface structure was rendered by use of cad-software, known from the production of blockbusters, in order to shape it ready for CNC machining.

BIOTOPIA Wireless 360 Audio exhibition by WGNB, Seoul – South Korea

July 29th, 2016

Omnidirectional sound breaks the silence on the surface of water to create various waves that are projected on the ceiling to transfer free sound moving from one device to another to the graphic of creating actual sound instead of artificial graphic with UX element.

Marqué furniture collection by Alessandro Zambelli

July 26th, 2016

Marqué is a set of furniture pieces: a dry bar, a console cabinet and a coffee table. The collection rethinks its use of materials – iron, copper and brass – in “cabinetmaking” terms.

Focus Light collection by Cozì Studio

July 10th, 2016

The ‘Focus Light’ employs selective laser sintering to generate a flexible and durable three-dimensional piece. By expanding the textural surface around the light source, light is dampened and diffused around the focus point to bath the room in soft, warm light.

Fumi Coffee by Alberto Caiola, Shanghai – China

July 8th, 2016

Rich and dark in color, the ceiling’s ‘fumes’ evoke the depth of the drink itself, winding up and beyond the venue’s glass façade. Lending a sense of movement to the entire space, the installation creates a partially covered area for attractive outdoor seating in warmer weather.

Panthers store by Joshua Florquin Architects, Brussels – Belgium

July 1st, 2016

Design and morphology of the store represent an underground mine with rock and metal elements materialized through the use of black stained plywood, rude oak and brass, emphasizing the exclusive feeling.

Hisbalit mosaic glass covered apartment by Zooco estudio

June 28th, 2016

A great part of the project is covered by mosaic glass developed by Hisbalit. the intention was to create a singular and unique space using distinctive materials: the touch of wood on the floor, the effect of a ceiling coated by mirror and the play of colors and mosaics, that provides the whole space a point of attachment.

Due Point Financial Services Offices by Onepointzero & Karpinski Design, Johannesburg – South Africa

June 25th, 2016

Featuring strongly on the client side was the need for numerous breakout areas and meeting rooms where business partners can host perspective clients both in a formal and informal setting.

Diva floor lamp by Peter Natedal and Thomas Kalvatn Egset for Northern Lighting

June 21st, 2016

Made of bent plywood in laminated oak or walnut, its spiraling midriff morphs into two distinctive versions of itself from different vantage points.

Dior Beauty-Hotspot by Umdasch Shopfitting, Birmingham – UK

June 7th, 2016

Using the latest design guidelines of the French luxury brand, the Shop Corner – with its geometrical forms and exciting, looping table – forms an effective frame for the richly colourful world of beauty products.

Del Amo Fashion Center by 5+design, Torrance – California

May 30th, 2016

Warm wooden benches sectioned off by glass panels and colorful, movable furniture allow guests to interact with the design and create a unique personal space.

Gaia acoustic panel by Stone Designs for Blå Station

May 20th, 2016

Gaia goes one step further in acoustic isolation solutions, creating an alive surface. The four elements will combine on millions of different ways, so that, we cut Gaia in four symmetrical pieces to create an infinite range of possible combinations.