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‘320° Licht’ installation by URBANSCREEN at Oberhausen’s Gasometer

Category: Art Published on 18 Apr, 2014

The ‘320° Licht’ installation of URBANSCREEN uses the cathedral-like beauty of the Gasometer Oberhausen in Germany as the starting point for a fascinating game with shapes and light.

Algaetecture: Algae Systems to Design and Feed the Cities of the Future

Category: Architecture Published on 18 Apr, 2014

As part of the Future Food District project, developed by Carlo Ratti Associati at the central crossroads of the EXPO 2015 in Milan, the pavilions’ façades and canopy presented on the occasion of the Milan Design Week 2014 utilize new systems of micro-algae, designed by Cesare Griffa and ecoLogicStudio.

Oily Cart theatre by Hawkins\Brown, London

Category: Architecture Published on 18 Apr, 2014

London-based practice Hawkins\Brown was tasked by the Oily Cart theatre, who works with children with special needs, to create an inspiring and playful space in keeping with the theatre’s ethos.

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Diapositive – thermo-welded glass furniture by Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec for Glas Italia

Category: Design Published on 18 Apr, 2014

For their first collaboration with Italian furniture brand Glas Italia, French brother Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec designed a collection of thermo-welded glass furniture which incorporates elements of wood and felt.

Interconnection installation by Nao Tamura at Lexus Design Amazing 2014

Category: Design Published on 17 Apr, 2014

During the Milan Design Week 2014 at Lexus Design Amazing exhibition, Japanese designer Nao Tamura has presented a floating installation influenced by the earthquake that struck Japan in 2011.

Mini & UVA showed Parallels laser installation at Salone del Mobile 2014

Category: Design Published on 17 Apr, 2014

Mini once again has used the Milan Design week to showcase its visionary design perspectives with an impressive installation. The Mini design team has joined forces with London-based art and design collective United Visual Artists (UVA) to present Parallels.

UNStudio public installation for Xintiandi in Shanghai

Category: Design Published on 17 Apr, 2014

As part of the ‘RIBA Shanghai Windows Project 2014’ UNStudio was invited by China Xintiandi to create a gateway installation for the Xintiandi Style Retail Mall in Shanghai.

2015 Corvette Z06 Convertible

Category: Technology Published on 17 Apr, 2014

Chevrolet unveils its new 2015 Corvette Z06 Convertible at the New York Auto Show 2014. With at least 625 horsepower, and 635 pound-feet of torque, the Z06 is the most powerful convertible ever produced by Chevrolet.

Manual Coffeemaker No1 by Craighton Berman Studio

Category: Design Published on 17 Apr, 2014

Manual Coffeemaker, or MCM, is a pour-over coffee maker designed by Craighton Berman Studio that lives on the countertop in a home or office, like a low-tech appliance.

Dietmar Feichtinger completes the Peace Footbridge in Lyon

Category: Architecture Published on 17 Apr, 2014

The new bridge for pedestrians and cyclists designed by French firm Dietmar Feichtinger Architectes over the Rhone in Lyon – “La Passerelle de la Paix” – reveals the landscape and urban changes in the region.