urdesign magazine | design, architecture, technology and lifestyle - Part 3

Tunnel House by Makiko Tsukada Architects, Tokyo

Category: Houses Published on 14 Apr, 2014

Japanese architect Makiko Tsukada pierced the concrete facade of this house in Tokyo with a dramatical tunnel that slices the monolithic exterior.

Twinkle table by Tokujin Yoshioka for Kartell

Category: Design Published on 11 Apr, 2014

At Salone del Mobile 2014 Kartell unveiled the Twinkle table designed by Japanese designer Tokujin Yoshioka.

MIT’s Tangible Media Group unveils Transform at Lexus Design Amazing 2014

Category: Design Published on 11 Apr, 2014

Officially unveiled last year in a prototype version called inForm, Transform was exhibited for the first time this week in Milan at the Lexus Design Amazing 2014 exhibition.

Invisible Barn by stpmj, New York

Category: Architecture Published on 11 Apr, 2014

Invisible Barn is a site-specific design proposal conceived by New York based practice stpmj that re-contextualizes the landscape of the Socrates Sculpture Park in New York’s Queens borough by projecting the landscape on the structural proposition.

Axor Starck V basin mixer by Philippe Starck

Category: Design Published on 10 Apr, 2014

The Axor Starck V basin mixer is transparent, and whenever you turn it on, your attention is inevitably drawn to the fascinating water vortex within it. During the Milan Furniture Fair, Axor unveiled the mixer to the global public for the very first time, at its Milan Showroom.

Cave Residence in Tokyo by Apollo Architects & Associates

Category: Houses Published on 10 Apr, 2014

Japanese practice Apollo Architects & Associates has recently completed this galvanized steel clad house for a single person in a quiet residential area in Kagurazaka, Tokyo.

Highline furniture collection by Patrick Norguet for Glas Italia

Category: Design Published on 10 Apr, 2014

French designer Patrick Norguet designed the ‘Highline’ furniture collection for italian brand Glas Italia.

Hexx Table Lamp by Diesel Living with Foscarini

Category: Design Published on 10 Apr, 2014

A Rough, hard materials with assertive contours – this is ‘Hexx’, a table lamp in a hexagonal shape, as its name suggests, made in perforated sheet metal.

Diatom, Stackable Aluminum Chair by Ross Lovegrove for Moroso

Category: Design Published on 10 Apr, 2014

Italian furniture brand Moroso presented at the 2014 Salone del Mobile ‘Diatom’, a stackable chair designed by British designer Ross Lovegrove.

The Quality Chop Shop in London’s Farringdon by Fraher Architects

Category: Architecture Published on 10 Apr, 2014

UK-based office Fraher Architects recently designed the interior for the Quality Chop Shop in London’s Farringdon, to promotes the quality ingredients used in its neighboring restaurant, which has a good reputation for excellent cooking.