This is a sample of photographs from a book/catalogue about David Shrigley’s exhibition ‘Brain Activity’ designed by David Lane and Robert Boon of Inventory studio. Τhe designers created a ‘book about David rather than by David’ in order to differentiate from other books that have already been published about Shrigley’s work and used a straight-faced [...]
Selfportraitofhumanity is an interactive project created by Designpark which collects various portraits and characteristics of those who participate in order to create the future average portrait of humanity. The project was presented as a photographic installation during Design Walk festival in Athens.
Text: Christina As we all know,the summer days have a lack of coolness. Needless to say,air conditions make us feel somehow better when being indoors,however there are some old-fashioned methods in brand new designs that we should take into account. Witold Szosta is a designer from Poland who has created an industrial big fan ‘Mosquito’.He [...]
IdN Glitch Issue: Perfect Accidents is out now. The issue features the art of the unexpected where 12 creatives from a range of design fields explain how they incorporate happy accidents like software malfunction into their work. The issue includes a dvd with 20 kinds of mix’n’match movies by innovative directors as Brand New School, [...]
NJStudio came up with this smart idea. Those who collect magazines would probably like this. They designed this magazine stool called Hockenheimer which can be used both for publication storage and a piece of furniture as well.
SPACK, the first portable active loudspeaker developed in Chile. SPACK is an eco-friendly speaker system made out of cardboard boxes. Three Chilean artists and one Colombian have created a collection of colorful designs for the first series of SPACK sound packaging. Source:Notcot
Veja X Coomercial is a new concept store in Paris. They offer labels made in France, Great Britain and Denmark and house second-hand bicycles, vintage furniture and art works. It is a collective space, uniting local, social and environmental initiatives. Pay them a visit at your next trip. Store’s philosophy in a logo: Source: Trendland
‘triwing’ is a double-curved shaped chair that considers ergonomic demands, while at the same time has the necessary stiffness and stability required. And apart from all that, is beautiful. Designed by Marco Hemmerling – photographed by Dirk Schelpmeier source: designboom
All you photographers and cool photography-addicts, you should get a couple of those Canon 24-105mm lens mugs to enjoy your morninings. They come with a lens-cap lid, rubber-grip focus and zoom rings and an auto-focus switch for $24 at the Photojojo-site. It’s so realistic that you wanna have to pay attention not to spill coffee [...]
Text: Ioanna Chatziandreou Having studied architecture in both Greece and the UK, Babis and Christina decide in 2009 to create their own studio. 157+173 designers emerge out of their need for play and expression through materials and form.’Until then we were working for other architectural practices’ Babis says, adding that ‘at one point we felt [...]