There’s some wonderful work on show at Somerset House this month as part of the AOI Illustration Awards 2014. Here are some the winning images and other highlights from the shortlisted work…
You’ve probably noticed how standing desks are becoming more and more popular as it’s pretty obvious that so much sitting is bad for us. Refold has designed a cardboard standing desk that is both flexible and portable, as well as being completely affordable.
A lot of people in Paris are feeling very anal about this Plug de Noël…. Paul McCarthy’s XXXmas Tree Plugs Up Paris. American artist Paul McCarthy has erected his latest Christmas-themed work, “Tree,” and it has plugged up Paris’s Place Vendome for the FIAC Contemporary Art Fair. ( )
En 1964, Sir Terence Conran fundó en Londres la primera tienda Habitat bajo la premisa “lo útil puede ser bello y lo bello asequible”. Sobre esta base, aportó un soplo de novedad a la forma de entender la compra de muebles y accesorios para la casa, creando el primer autoservicio de decoración con piezas de […]
Ordinarily a ‘ridge’ in a carpet would immediately be pulled straight or be stood on to regain its flat purpose. But not in this case. Instead, imperfection is magnified until ridges are large enough to offer supportive curves that create a distinctly different seating structure, named the Stumble Upon Sofa.
The Maker’s Manual explores how everyone from do-it-yourselfers and artists to inventors and entrepreneurs are leveraging new tools, platforms and services to take their ideas from concepts to reality.
News: today’s Google Doodle celebrates what would have been the 382nd birthday of British architect Christopher Wren with an animation showing the rise of St Paul’s Cathedral.
The Jumbo Cutlery Drainer may not be elephant-sized, but it certainly has some very elephant like-qualities. Made by Peleg Design, this adorable plastic elephant offers a cute way to liven up your kitchen, as well as dry and drain your kitchen cutlery.
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