Design firm Shift, based in Mexico, started the lamps collection U32 for the brand LampsLite. The first model, U32-1, was built with metal and explores the concept of geometry, tension and the structure of the modern city landscape. They were inspired by icosaedric shapes to build an angular and complex geometry.
David Bou is an illustrator, based in Lithuania, who works his drawings with digital techniques. “Around the World” is a series of “postcards” illustrations of his recent trips in Canada, The United States, Ireland, Lithuania, Mexico, France and Argentina. He re-worked his drawings with a digital watercolor technique.
Ilusion, the most important lingerie brand in Mexico, presents Rewedding Nights a way to reach women who identified with monotony of marriage and wanted to rekindle the passion in their lives. How? By taking out something that they were never going to use and in the darkest corner of their closets, their wedding dresses, and [...]
The ABC of Mexico is a 26 little animation pieces which, with a funny and informal way, narrates some of the adventures you can live in Mexico. The ABC of Mexico is our particular tribute to the country that welcomes us warmly, and that everyday shares its traditions and more things with us by means [...]
Zaha Hadid Architects office imagined the project of a large housing complex in Monterrey in Mexco focusing on interconnected pieces. Apartments will be luminous through large bay windows. There will be many community spaces with a 30 000 square meter park. First stage will be finalized in 2018.
Eric Paré, based in Canada and known for his light painting pictures, decided to explore the bioluminescence of plankton through night portraits in the ocean of the Holbox Island, in Mexico. The plankton lights up in blue when it’s activated by the movement. With the long exposure technique, he has captured bodies enlightened by the plankton light but also by the stars and the city.
In Chihuahua, in Mexico, architects Productora have built a house in the heart of a mountainside in a golf community resort. This residence has been designed in order to accommodate to the desert climate of the region and the night temperatures. The hill in which the house is half buried allows the preservation of a great thermal balance.
Brooklyn-based artist, Alejandro Duran went in the UNESCO Sian Ka’an tropical nature reserve in Mexico. However this nature reserve is cluttered by trash from all around the World. In order to alert the general public to pollution, Alejandro Duran made with this trash some colorful creations.
Mexican studio Futura has designed the corporate identity and style guide of Pleno restaurant, located in Condesa, Mexico. From menu and packaging to original set design, the studio has created a graphic and colorful visual identity, mixing art deco and modernist influences. Find out more in the gallery.
Built by architects and designers Wendell Burnette, Marwan Al-Sayed and Rick Joy the sublime resort hotel Amangiri is located in the middle of the desert in a region we call the “4 corners” : where Utah, Colorado, New Mexico and Arizona meet, exactly 5 hours away from New York by plane. The cost of the rooms starts at 1100 $.