What to do with all plastic bottles thrown daily around the world? At the heart of a debate about responsible design and the reuse of waste, the designer Micaella Pedros had the idea to mobilize them in the framework of assembling wooden furniture, turning them into joints.
Archive pour mai, 2017
Architecture and design do not necessarily rhyme with expensive projects. With an overflowing creativity combined with a sense of practice, you can transform an old car garage into a futuristic showroom with unique architecture.
In Bangkok’s Thonglor district, there is a rectangular structure with transparent walls plunged in the midst of lush vegetation. Designed by the architectural firm Nitaprow, this cafe-showroom of the brand of cosmetics Patom is made of completely recycled materials, rethinking in depth the relationship of man to the environment.
It’s part of the « Takepart | makeart: taking art outdoors « organized by the city of Santa Barbara, which design agency SPORTS (composed of Greg Corso and Molly Hunker) presents the installation » Runaway « , winner of the contest of the same name, organized by the Museum of contemporary art of Santa Barbara.
If luxury rail travel now seems obsolete, they could very well become trend with the initiative of a Japanese train company that has awarded the services of designer Ferrari Enzo.
The designer Germans Ermics, already known for his work around glass and color, has just presented a new collection of amazing chairs, still based on colored glass, at the Spazio Rossana Orlandi, during the design week in Milan.
Versatile, mutant, and sometimes believing that they are animated by life, ferrofluids are magnetic liquids that become magnetic when applied to a magnetic field outside of them. Attracted by magnets or electromagnets, just like iron, they change their appearance by creating forms that evoke mysticism and reverie.
Last April, the Lilium electric plane created by a start-up based in Munich made its first takeoff, carried out vertically. This is the first time that the Vertical Take Off and Landing (VTOL) system is operated entirely technologically, without mechanical operations.