Archive for the ‘installation & exhibition’ category

Scenographic tableau by Edoardo Tresoldi & DesignLab, Abu Dhabi – UAE

May 22nd, 2017

Using his signature wire mesh material, Tresoldi has sculpted a landscape of monumental architectural objects that engage with natural elements placed throughout. Classical typologies — like colossal columns and dramatic domes — interact with modernist geometries, blending two worlds that exist in both harmony and contrast.

Sight Unseen Offsite exhibition, New York

May 20th, 2017

The show will encompass a series of smaller exhibitions at the venue, including work created by five pairs of New York and Norwegian designers and a curated selection of designs by emerging talents.

Puglia Crossing Identities exhibition by Migliore + Servetto Architects, Milan – Italy

May 19th, 2017

Highlighting up the most significant fragments which connote the heterogeneity of the territory and of the Apulian offer is the starting point. These elements, correlated with each other within two different structured compositions, generate two completely different discovering experiences, which are at the same time complementary one to another.

“Chromatogram” installation by Studio Lazerian, Lancashire – UK

May 18th, 2017

Titled “chromatogram”, the installation is composed of fifteen, ten feet tall, walk-in “pods” fabricated entirely from precision-cut and individually printed cardboard modules. Commissioned as part of the “art in manufacturing” series for the national “Festival of Making” in Blackburn, Lazerian borrowed ideas, materials and expertise from the Cardboard Box company.

Namwon Pavilion – SanSan by Boundaries Architects, Namwon-si – South Korea

May 17th, 2017

Our pavilion, “SanSan” (山山), is an amalgamation that means “mountains and mountains.” The design is a formal interpretation of the well-known Jiri mountains, whose trail begins and ends at Namwon.

Multimedia exhibition by Fondazione Prada, Milan – Italy

May 17th, 2017

The multimedia exhibition, part of Fondazione Prada’s research programme, includes historical records from Rai, paintings, sculptures and installations, and unfolds over three parts: the artistic uses of television as a medium, the political messages and activist groups onscreen and the dynamics between the sexual liberation and exploitation of the female body.

Rei Kawakubo / Comme des Garçons – Art of the in-between exhibition, New York City

May 8th, 2017

On display are approximately 150 designs of Kawakubo’s womenswear line for Comme des Garçons, dating from the early 1980s to her most recent collection. As the title already hints, the exhibition focuses on the designer’s highly revolutionary experiments in in-betweenness – the space between boundaries in fashion that she so tirelessly challenges.

Floating Pavilion by Shen Ting Tseng architects, Taipei City – Taiwan

May 6th, 2017

By joining the kite canopy and the curved island platform from above and below, a pavilion that captures breeze and light is created, floating amidst the plaza.

Sagamore Spirit Distillery by Solid Light, Baltimore – Maryland

May 5th, 2017

The result is a Sagamore Spirit love story for Maryland that inspires visitors to discover, return and be a part of the renaissance of Maryland whiskey.

Convergence exhibition by Ross Lovegrove, Paris – France

April 29th, 2017

The show is called “Convergence” because it’s about science, physics, materials and evolution. Described as a “forward-looking retrospective”, it assembles a diversity of projects created over the last three decades.

Eco-Tech Island Exhibition Centre by NBBJ, Nanjing – China

April 26th, 2017

The Nanjing Eco-Tech Island Exhibition Centre was designed by NBBJ as part of a masterplan that will see an island in the Yangtze River transformed into a sustainable park and campus for high-tech innovation.

Floating Cloud at Aishti By The Sea campaign by Arte Vetrina Project, Middle East – UAE

April 25th, 2017

The core concepts of this installation is to insert a fresh and unusual element that serves as a recollection of the art world – at the same time bringing closer together the shopping mall to the Art Foundation.

Unplugged exhibition by Secondome , Milan – Italy

April 24th, 2017

Even if it sounds weird to link design to the word “Unplugged”, this apparently dissonant collection, realized by six designers (each of them with a peculiar style), has a shared basic concept: the idea that every project is to be handmade, in order to exalt the core material’s features.

Gravity exhibition at Galleria Giordani, Milan – Italy

April 23rd, 2017

Gravity is the most suitable term to describe the theme: it defines both the force of gravity and the state of solemnity and austerity that the earthquake has imposed.

White Luxury exhibition by Marco Piva, Milan – Italy

April 22nd, 2017

The White colour, a dominant element of the whole exhibition along the city of Milan, is here presented in connection with a cultured and refined idea of Luxury.

Catenary Pottery Printer by Great Things to People at Melbourne Design Week

April 20th, 2017

Despite its technological undercurrents, gt2P’s printer operates through a low-tech system, using a fabric sling suspended at adjustable intervals to mold liquid clay into beautiful vessels. As ceramic slips, drains, and dries, one-of-a-kind objects are created.

“Fountain” collection by Tokujin Yoshioka at Milan Design Week

April 19th, 2017

With the idea of reproducing the poetry of water flowing from a spring, the tables showcase changing rivulets and glittering sparkles that freeze a moment in time.

Sculpture installation by Adrián Villar Rojas on the roof of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

April 18th, 2017

Most of the installation revolves around a series of all-white dining tables, arranged in diagonal lines across the museum’s Iris and B Gerald Cantor Roof Garden – which boasts panoramic views of Central Park and the Manhattan skyline.

Australian designers exhibition by Local Design at Milan design week

April 15th, 2017

Produced by Australian online store Local Design, the Local Milan show is on at the Oratorio della Passione, which sits beside one of the Italian city’s oldest churches, the Basilica di Sant’Ambrogio.

‘Invisible outlines’ exhibiton by Nendo at Milan Design Week

April 14th, 2017

A total of 16 collections have been carefully curated and placed in the seven rooms to showcase the theme that interprets the blurred boundaries, outlines and borders of objects and things.