Author Archive: tim spears I designboom
October 20, 2017
bike design, technology, video, water vehicles
replicating the cycling experience on water, the manta5 hydrofoil bike and its silent, pedal-electric 400-W motor is suitable on lakes, rivers and oceans.
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October 18, 2017
technology, video, wind power
‘hywind scotland’, the first floating wind farm in the world, has started to deliver electricity to 20,000 scottish households.
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October 18, 2017
offering a sense of cultured luxury, the unique furnishings of the rossato ‘home’ collection marries hand-craftsmanship with elegant sculptural forms.
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October 17, 2017
design, dubai design week 2017, Interviews
we speak with rue kothari, fair director of downtown design, who gives extra insight into the upcoming edition of the middle east’s leading, high quality design show.
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October 16, 2017
axolight, design, Lighting
designed by rainer mutsch, the axolight ‘orchid’ infuses the essence of nature with avant-garde LED technology to create a collection of five modern lamps.
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October 16, 2017
A' design award and competition, Architecture, galleries
as just one of over 100 different sub-groups, we highlight winning projects of the A’ design award and competition’s 2017 architecture, building and structure design category.
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October 15, 2017
design, galleries, LDF london design festival 2017, simon hasan
at london design festival 2017, simon hasan presents his new collection of leather trays, the ‘wing’ table and the fourth generation of the ‘vase family’
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October 14, 2017
BMW open work opens with olivia erlanger’s adaptive ‘body electric’ exhibit, which explores the changing relationship between humans and their environment.
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October 13, 2017
opening in zurich and amsterdam, the VITRA pop-up stores use a hybrid retail approach to allow guests to configure their own version of the design classic.
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June 15, 2017
Architecture, galleries, London Festival of Architecture 2017, zaha hadid
during london festival of architecture 2017, the ‘ZHA unbuilt’ exhibition is a rare insight into the continuous work and design development of zaha hadid architects.
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June 14, 2017
coffee and espresso machines, technology
with advanced technical performance and an architectural aesthetic, GAGGENAU’s fully automatic espresso machine delivers top-notch and custom-crafted joe at home.
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June 13, 2017
design, pearsonlloyd, where people work
following its launch at NEOCON 2016, teknion’s ‘zones’ collection by pearsonlloyd further fine tunes its designs to encourage informal productivity and more human offices.
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June 12, 2017
motorcycle and scooter design, technology
based on a 1973 honda ‘CB550’, the hookie ‘black mamba’ motorcycle focuses on the power and inner values, rather than just its striking appearance.
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June 9, 2017
car design, porsche, technology, video
labelled as the most powerful ‘911 turbo S’ to date, the porsche ‘911 turbo S exclusive series’ delivers 607 hp and 750 Nm of torque thanks to its 3.8-liter, six-cylinder engine.
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June 8, 2017
design, MB&F, timepiece design, video
resembling the design of an intergalactic vessel, the MB&F ‘HM6 alien nature’ watch is commanded by a white gold-crafted captain and his quintet crew.
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June 7, 2017
headphone designs, master and dynamic, technology
looking as good as they sound, master & dynamic’s ‘MW60’ wireless over-ear headphones receive a timepiece tailoring from the bamford watch department.
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