Splotches of watercolour and wildflower blooms are among the motifs seen in this collection of textiles created by Calico Wallpaper’s new sister company, Cope. Read more
on the occasion of the demolition, how to preserve the memory of the old shanty towns is the basic point of creation for V studio’s ‘home for boston ivy’.
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EWE Studio has hand-crafted a set of homeware and furniture pieces from black and white marble, volcanic stone and bronze, taking cues from centuries-old techniques. Read more
December 5, 2017 1950s, 50s, Architecture, classic, design, Detroit, fifties, home, house, Lafayette Park, Michigan, midcentury modern, Mies van der Rohe, Modernist, property, retro, sale, style, USA, vintage
We have featured a few of these, but not quite this 1950s Mies Van Der Rohe property in Detroit, Michigan, USA. It’s a slightly different design than previous finds on the much-loved Lafayette Park development, but still very much a part of the 1950s modernist scheme. This place actually dates back to 1959, quite groundbreaking […]
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American artist and designer Misha Khan has gathered trash from the beach and turned it into objects that resemble sea creatures for an installation at New York gallery Friedman Benda. Read more
Now that the festive season is underway, we’ve rounded up a selection of our favourite designer decorations to embellish your house this Christmas – from iridescent sculptures to minimalist baubles designed by an all-female collective. Read more
chinese v studio proposed an urban upgrading solution with the ‘sealing’ — an artwork which is created to preserve the memory of the demolished town
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the french designer-duo present nuage, a 100 metre-long, five metre-high pergola as part of the design miami/ satellite program during miami art week 2017.
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Dezeen is giving two readers the chance to win a backpack by electronics and accessories brand Moshi, designed to carry a 15-inch laptop and camera. Read more
UK tech start-up Curious Chip has created a handheld gaming device that teaches children to code their own games and apps. Read more
the collaboration between ecopixel and atelier mendini has led to a remarkable plastic industry innovation where ‘pixelated colors and recycled plastics’ go hand in hand.
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Something very special, with the Richard Neutra-designed Hammerman House in Los Angeles, California now on the market. The house actually dates back to 1954. I know. It really doesn’t give that impression. That’s perhaps because the house has been updated along the way. The agent describes this as ‘impeccably maintained’ and we would guess the […]
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New York-based graphic designer Ivan Chermayeff, whose iconic designs include logotypes for New York’s MoMA and LA’s MoCA museums, has died aged 85. Read more
the french designer based in geneva introduces his new project: a collection of high resistance stone tubes furniture
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It’s quite a sight from the outside. But you might be disappointed once inside this 1930s art deco property in Kettering, Northamptonshire if you want the era. But as we said, it’s an interesting place architecturally. This is one of a group of houses dating back to the mid-1930s, the work of a forward thinking […]
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The art and design worlds descend on Miami this week for the Art Basel fair and a host of concurrent events, including Design Miami. Here’s our pick of the installations and exhibitions taking place. Read more
Minimalism and the De Stijl architectural movement are among the inspirations behind design brand Loehr’s new furniture collection, which was launched at a Berlin house designed by Oscar Niemeyer in 1957. Read more
iconic logo designer ivan chermayeff dies aged 85: looking back with designboom’s exclusive interview
on may 18th, 2007, designboom met with chermayeff in new york for an exclusive interview.
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Snarkitecture’s Daniel Arsham has designed a pair of monochrome Adidas Originals shoes that combine the brand’s Ultra Boost material with neoprene fabric. Read more
Dutch designers Eric Klarenbeek and Maartje Dros have developed a bioplastic made from algae, which they believe could completely replace fossil-oil-based plastics over time. Read more
These were popular when we mentioned them some weeks back, so we thought you would like to know that the Lucienne Day cushions at John Lewis are now in the sale. If you missed it first time around, John Lewis has an exclusive on a range of cushions using textile designs from Lucien Day dating […]
December 3, 2017 1960s, 60s, Architecture, Cambridgeshire, classic, design, home, house, Little Shelford, midcentury, midcentury modern, Modernist, property, retro, sale, sixties, style, United Kingdom, vintage
Now this is rather nice. A 1960s midcentury modern property in Little Shelford, Cambridgeshire. It’s appealing for two reasons. Firstly, the design itself, which is one of three similar properties and very much of its era and secondly, the condition of this place. This isn’t a time capsule by any means. A look at the […]
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Eyewear brand Retrosuperfuture has collaborated with the Andy Warhol Foundation to create a range of sunglasses that are printed with the late artist’s illustrations of eyes and pupils. Read more
francesco forcellini’s latest collection consists of wall dividers, lounge chairs and side tables that have been designed to suit the needs of flexible open space offices and relaxed areas.
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From postcards that respond to the politics, to posters suggesting vacations on Mars, here’s a look at some of the best graphic design and illustration projects of 2017, selected by editorial assistant Gunseli Yalcinkaya. Read more
the venue features industrial materials and showcases original artwork by evan hecox.
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“Truss Me”, “Eames it in” and “Get an Eiffel” are just some of the sexual positions listed in a new architecture- and design-themed take on the Kama Sutra, the ancient Indian Hindu guide to love and sex. Read more
This year has seen a range of innovative technologies infiltrate the transport industry. Continuing our review of 2017, editorial assistant Natashah Hitti has selected 10 of the best examples, including a trackless train, an air-purifying bicycle and a…
PUCKPUCK allows aeropress owners to hack their beloved coffee maker into a cold brew drip tower for the price of a few cups of coffee.
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Chinese studio Neri&Hu has created a versatile, spherical glass lamp for Italian lighting brand Artemide that can be used as a table lamp or suspended as a wall lamp. Read more