Archive for the ‘other materials’ category

Veil Modular Privacy Partition System Designed by Box Clever, San Francisco – USA

August 14th, 2017


Veil is a modular system designed to offer privacy in interior spaces while allowing you to control the look and amount of light that passes through.

Colorful undulating sculptures by Jacob Leary

July 20th, 2017

The sculptures he creates are reminiscent of topographic land masses – mountains of geometric forms undulating in a mass of exploding color. Leary‘s works start as two dimensional shapes or ‘territories’ as he calls them, but grow into worlds based on patterns and algorithmic systems that inform the artistic process of composition.

Façade made of chairs by Chybik + Kristof, Brno – Czech Republic

May 2nd, 2017

This distinctive pavilion is a project where a former showroom for cars has been reinterpreted as a showroom and office for a furniture company.

Sistema Fessura by A>T

April 21st, 2017

Fessura creates a tridimensional and dynamic effect using high-end details and materials. Despite the seamless appearance, each component has been strategically designed for a modular and easy assembling.

Wall Sculptures by Xuan Chen

April 15th, 2017

Her iPad sized wall sculptures consist of layers painted from digitally constructed images. Using spatial arrangements, surprises of light, bright digital colors and geometric shapes, Chen invites you to view her art from different angles and examine the intimate relation between space and you.

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.

Residenza Le Stelle by Buzzi Studio Di Architettura, Locarno – Switzerland

September 28th, 2016

The sand-coloured bricks – created by manufacturer Keller using Jura clay – were then carefully placed in the exact locations by robots to form the undulations.

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.

Lego-like houses from ferrocement blocks by Anupama Kundoo

June 9th, 2016

The housing prototype showcases a system of modular ferrocement blocks, which are stacked up to form walls and built-furniture, meaning they can be used to create homes in a variety of shapes and sizes.

Mashing Mesh wall mirrors by Zhoujie Zhang

May 14th, 2016

The series consists of five wall mirrors. Each one aims to mimic the unpredictable flow and transition of water in the style of a triangular mesh, which is a type of modelling used in computer graphics.

Transformative Paper by Florian Hundt

February 19th, 2016

Thoroughly dry, it creates a tactile and exciting surface by raising the separate 
segments. Exposed to minimal change of humidity it creates a gesture so subtle it is almost invisible, while it performs a vast transformation when it gets wet.

Hot Wire Extensions by Studio Ilio

July 26th, 2015



Studio Ilio uses electricity to form solid objects from wire and waste 3D-printing powder

Water Reaction material by Chao Chen

July 21st, 2015



Chao Chen creates biomimetic water-reactive material using pine cones

Soundweaving by Zsanett Szirmay

January 19th, 2015


Hungarian design student Zsanett Szirmay has transferred folk embroidery patterns onto strips for a punched card music box, which plays the traditional motifs as sounds.

Ductal street furniture by Olivier Chabaud and Leveque

November 13th, 2014

This set is the result of research on the potential applications of Ductal street furniture.

Braided Marble by Benedetta Tagliabue and Decormarmi for Marmomacc

October 24th, 2014

The concept is based on a system of wavy panels that resume to the braided wicker texture. Sixty-nine “wavy marble sails of wicker” are hung on a metal load-bearing fan-shaped structure that is 5 meters high and 7 meters long.

Shell Lace structure by Tonkin Liu

September 26th, 2014

Continuing recent research trends in the ways nature can inspire new architectural methods and typologies, London-based architecture practice Tonkin Liu in collaboration with engineers at Arup, have developed a single-surface structural technique called Shell Lace Structure.

PP Trysting Tree decor installation by Tom Price, London – UK

September 11th, 2014

Commissioned by Arts Co for Bloomberg, PP Trysting Tree, a semi-permanent installation through four meeting rooms, explores the dialogue of unnatural nature using Bloomberg\’s own waste materials.

Coating for KaDeWe by VeroMetal, Berlin – Germany

August 1st, 2014

A VeroMetal® coating company recently carried out an innovative project for the renowned KaDeWe shopping centre in Berlin: It covered the furniture in the shopping centre\’s fashion zone with VeroMetal® Brass and patinated them in black.