Designer Aljoud Lootah, specialized in products conception and based in Dubai, made this furniture collection called “Oru” (meaning “fold” in Japanese). She wanted to explore the geometric shapes and the origami art though these creations in teck wood, felt and polished copper that seem to fold as easily as paper. The chair, the cabinet, the mirror and the lamp are to discover.
After his very beautiful pictures of Dubai, French photographer M. Bap went to Berlin during the New Year Eve and came back from the capital with a series of photos in color and black and white. The delicately tinted lights and the grain of the photo bring a mystery’s veil to the city. Find out more in images.
Here’s a compilation of the most beautiful moments of 2014 captured in and from space. We have seen a selfie, pictures of the Milky Way, aurora borealis, views of the desert, canyons or Dubai’s islands and many more celestial phenomenons with a breathless beauty. Discover our selection in the gallery.
Surreal cityscape’s photographer Daniel Cheong, captured some of the tallest skyscrapers in the world engulfed in fog as Ali Erturk did it before. Pictures of Cheong are created by mixing multiple exposures of the same scene in a composite image. This technique gives a depth, a sense of movement and color spectrum increased to the pictures.
On 19 January 2010, Mabhouh was killed in his room in a hotel in Dubai. He had been followed by at least 11 individuals suspected of being Mossad agents. This title sequence depicting Mabhouh’s alleged assasination, was stylistically based on 60s-70s graphics, referenceing the likes of Saul Bass, Milton glaser and Paul Rand. [...]
Fred Fugen andVince Reffet have made a world record jump from the tallest building in the world, the Burj Khalifa in Dubai. For this occasion, the two men jump from a platform built for the occasion. Equipped with tank red smoke, the jump is entirely traced by the red smoke. A beautiful rendering to discover photos and video.
German photographer Jens Fersterra, which we already have talked about, did the “Dubaï Cityscape” series, taking pictures of buildings, different architectures of the skyline and city lights. Snaking roads, symetrical effects on the port’s water and a city full of colors to discover in the next part of the article.
Christopher Kennedy is an emerging contemporary artist. The vibrant photography-based works, hot-printed onto treated metal, are proving a tremendous success with private collectors and corporate clients across the US, South America and the UK. “The images glow with light. Seeing them in the flesh is an experience” Clients include Hyatt Regency Chicago, Conrad Hilton Dubai [...]