For the 3D PrintShow 2014 in Paris, French designers Linlin and Pierre-Yves Jacques have imagined the collection « Lacelamps » : lights imitating the patterns of the lace which has been made with a 3D printer. When they’re on, the table lamp “Lamp” and suspended lamp “Sky” reflect the shadows of the lace in the entire room.
While every major city in the world hold their own cultural particularities, many of them have huge common architectural point. This is the premise which has used the director Franck Matellini to make this split-screen video between Paris and New York to demonstrate his hypothesis. This film disclosing beauty, vitality and character of both cities is to discover below.
For this project, the Danish artist Olafur Eliasson, used mirrors, tinted glass, stainless steel plates and light bulbs to create these beautiful kaleidoscopic light chandeliers. Featuring geometric shapes, these kinds of suspended lamps project and fill everything around them with extra-ordinary colors and patterns. To discover.
By playing smartly with Nike’s baseline, French artist Mr Plant gives us the series “Just Grow It !” : a collection of sneakers customized by flowers and plants of all kinds such as daisies, bonsaïs, bark, orchids, tree trunks and dandelions. A beautiful work bringing more relief to the swoosh.
The artist Alexis Persani presents here a very interesting visual alphabet. A varied typography that the artist paid attention to draw letters with various textures and influences by working 3D and illustration. It’s a work where the letter is raised to the sculpture status, in wood, metal or neon. Find out more in the gallery.
To pay tribute to Hungarian football club, the artist Gabor Miklos Szoke built a monument depicting an eagle, symbol of strength and pride, made up of 5,000 stainless steel prisms. Considered as the largest European bird monument, this sculpture is impressive and majestic. To discover in the gallery.
Lab Matic is a spanish interior design studio that emphasize on the beauty and subtlety of graphics, interior design and layout style. With different and trendy influences, the studio combines innovative lighting, furniture and facilities to create elegant and comfortable places. More details in the following.
Au Prints is a series of posters and illustrations made by artist Teresa Esgaio. “Au” is the symbol for gold in the periodic table of chemical elements, so she applied manually gold ink’s touches in the middle of drawings that adapt original artworks showing events from the past. Available in limited edition, at 100 copies, to discover.
Located on the famous Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles, Samosa House is a unique restaurant which combines refined design and Indian tradition. The studio Digbar behind this project, called on Jay Fisher artist to make mural paintings. Psychedelic patterns, acid colors and Ganesh are to be discovered in images.
At the Atomium in Brussels, we can admire the very beautiful LED lights installation “Out of Control” created by the collective Visual System, the science-fiction author Stéphane Beauverger and his short story “Hors Contrôle” which inspired this installation. To discover through sublime pictures and two videos on a music by Thomas Vaquié.
To commemorate the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall , artists Christopher and Marc Bauder have, along with the studio Whitevoid, reconstituted fifteen kilometers of the original route of the Wall with some 8,000 light balloons filled with helium. This project entitled “Lichtgrenze”, “Border of Light” will be installed on November 7, balloons will fly the 9th of November at night. A nice way to remind people of Berlin, a crucial part of their history.
Now Japan 2014 Festival in Lithuania has commissioned illustrator Karolis Strautniekas (whose we already have talked about) for a promotional spot of the event. For the animation, the client wanted minimal and attractive illustrations which work like cliches of the Japanese culture. A production Wowbüro, to discover.
In this series of photos signed by the photographer Max Rive , we see a man standing proudly at the forefront at the forefront of just climbed peaks dominating the landscape appears in front of him. These pictures of exceptional quality seem to echo the myth of David and Goliath. Giant mountain having just been defeated by the little man.
The foursome group OK Go are accustomed to put their music in pictures with videos out of the ordinary and always Including creative and technical innovations. The last release is no exception to the rule. Directed by Morihiro Harano with the help of drones, it shows dancers and theirs umbrellas looking like pixels. This beautiful wink to Busby Berkeley is to discover.