L’artiste Sipho Mabona imagined in the heart of the Tropenmuseum in Amsterdam giant origami animals suspended. This installation called “Giga Origami” will be present throughout the summer and allows us to offer fold papers creations of great beauty to be discovered in the article.
The history of our video games controllers, such is the angle chosen by photographer Javier Laspiur for this series called Controllers. Snapshots full of nostalgia, taken from the point of view of the passionate player, and where a sofa and two nimble hands are the stars, ultimate tools to be successful in virtual life.
French studio Nab Design has made the very beautiful coffee table “Léa”. Entirely made of oak veneer and white melamine, the shape of this table adds a retro dimension to its appearance. Audrey Bertacchini is the one behind the prototype’s creation. This table is to discover through Nicolas Abdelkader’s photos.
German designer Meike Harde changes codes of passing time ! Usually represented in graphical and numerical form, hours found poetry and balance through this clock, led by an athletic and slender ballerina. An appropriated object to take a contemplative view, cool, and a little less rushed on our days.
Lea Beyeler and Yannick de Zordo wanted to immortalize their trip in India : from Chennai to Mumbai, through amazing places in Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Goa and Maharashtra. Shot with a Canon EOS 7D and a Canon EOS M, the video “South India – Two Perspectives” is made in diptychs, gathering very beautiful stills on an Indian music.
For the furniture brand UBIKUBI, Bucharest designer Dragos Motica has created the Slash Lamp : a concrete lamp that we can smash in order to let the steel wire mesh appear. The frame of the lamp is a little wooden tube. A beautiful design object which concept is destruction, to discover.
Lolea is the personal project of friends who want to share what they love. Products are Sangrias quality made by craftsmen: good wine is made with natural ingredients. Because Lolea is a tribute to friendship, family, celebration and joy, always served very cold with a slice of lemon and orange.
Korean firm Elevenplus had the great idea to create a beautiful cylinder clock with a face that we can roll in order to know the different timezones of the entire world. This creation is available in 3 colors : grey, blue and orange. A good way to stay updated of what time it is on the other side of the world.
The Institute for Computational Design and the Institute of Building Structures and Structural Design of the University of Stuttgart created a carbon-fibre pavilion based on the Elytron, shell encasing the wings and abdomen of beetles. A total of 36 individual items were manufactured, including geometric shapes to create a wonderful structure to discover in the article.