During the 2014-2015 Amsterdam Light Festival you can experience Amsterdam’s most sparkling street this winter: the Alley of Light. Dutch-based design offices Serge Schoemaker Architects & Digiluce created this twelve-metre-long passage that is surrounded by a four-metre-high three-dimensional matrix of 2000 handmade lights.
LONDON, United Kingdom — In recent years, several influential European fashion boutiques, including Colette, Luisa Via Roma, Browns, MatchesFashion and My Theresa have launched global e-commerce, building “a window to the world rather than just a window to the street,” as Andrea Panconesi, chief executive…
Critics blast calatrava for wildly overbudget projects, including the world trade center’s new transit hub. Is he just misunderstood?
With miniature sensors and a projector, the upcoming product might make day-to-day connected devices a lot smaller The booming wearables industry strives to keep users connected while exercising, working, and even eating. One new company wants to pack a number of features into a small, screen-free band that will keep wearers online anywhere — even […]
In contrast to Peter Norvig’s computer-generated 17,826-word palindrome, which is basically unreadable, award-winning animator, director, and illustrator Lucinda Schreiber relied on her bare hands to create the beautiful, palindrome-esque music video for “Saint Joan,” a song off Australian band Husky’s sophomore LP, Ruckers Hill. Stringing the tune’s mournful tone together with a series of animated […]
With a mix of glazed ceramic and non-glazed clay, the BOTHLEs collection of vases pull double duty – they’re built to hold both plants and flowers. Designed by AAIDO MA, and produced by Lithho Ceramic Italy, the vases are made up of two parts, with the lower one as a planter and the upper one […]
Archiculture takes a thoughtful, yet critical look at the architectural studio. The 25-minute film offers a unique glimpse into the world of studio-based, design education through the eyes of a group of students finishing their final design projects. Interviews with leading professionals, historians…
The Business of Fashion has gained a global following as an essential daily resource for fashion creatives, executives and entrepreneurs in over 200 countries. It is frequently described as “indispensable,” “required reading” and “an addiction.” Founded in 2007 by Imran Amed, a fashion business advisor, writer and digital entrepreneur, The Business of Fashion began as […]
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