Reborn: UV Project. Ciò che è antico rinasce sotto i riflettori della modernità. Una commistione tra colori fluo e forme che riaffiorano dai meandri della memoria di ciascuno di noi, ognuno con una sua storia. Sperimentazione espressiva e filologica di oggetti che stordiscono lo spettatore apparendo all’improvviso nel buio. E’ questo , progetto fotografico in cui passato e presente si confondono e diventano suggestione insolita e nuova, “ “. Infatti, ogni soggetto è stato rivisitato per davvero e vive di vita propria al di fuori della fotografia. Chick Lamp. The Chick Lamp by Italian designer Luca Vagnini is a portable floor and table lamp, made with oak wood with box joint, white or black laquered iron rod and sandblasted glasses on both sides.
Chrome toggle switch. A simple form created according to the golden section, enclosed by an iron frame stuck in a groove perimeter. The whole structure is fixed by only two small screws located under the wooden box. Looking for a nice minimalist desk? Once upon.... Anthem Cafe & Bar in Japan. Older Anthem Cafe & Bar in Japan by Julie Carlson Issue 8 · Wabi-Sabi Week · February 22, 2012 Newer Issue 8 · Wabi-Sabi Week · February 22, 2012 The spare yet evocative interiors of Anthem Cafe & Bar in Japan were designed by Tokyo-based Tamiser Antiques (profiled yesterday on Remodelista).
Located on the fourth floor of a traditional wood building, the space also serves as a venue for Baroque concerts (lute, harpsichord, gamba, violin); the menu includes pesticide-free vegetables grown in the Hyogo Prefecture. EXPLORE MORE: Issue 8: Wabi-Sabi Week, Design Travel, Restaurant Visit, Japan Japanese Soaking Tub Roundup. Portfolio @ A Well Dressed Home. Before & After: A Living Room Transformation @ A Well Dressed Home. A few months ago, I completed a living room online design board for one of my favorite clients, Liz.
Since then, she has been hard at work transforming her living room into a more stylish, welcoming space…and I must say, she has done a great job!! Liz shared the progress of her living room with the readers of her fab blog a few weeks ago, and I’m excited to share them with you today! First, let’s take a look at the “before” picture of her living room…. As you can see, the room lacked color and texture… Liz’s only request for the design board was that the sofa, slipper chairs and piano stay…which was not a problem at all. Here is the design that I came up with for Liz…I am still so in love with the tone on tone horizontal stripes for the wall. And after a few months of hard work, here is her newly decorated living room… The fresh coat of white paint on the dingy wood grain trim makes all the difference in the World!
ELISA STROZYK. "Wooden Textiles" convey a new tactile experience.
We are used to experience wood as a hard material; we know the feeling of walking across wooden floors, to touch a wooden tabletop or to feel the bark of a tree. But we usually don't experience a wooden surface which can be manipulated by touch. "Wooden Textiles" is a material that is half wood-half textile, between hard and soft, challenging what can be expected from a material or category. It looks and smells familiar but feels strange, as it is able to move and form in unexpected ways. Simply Grove - DailyBuzz Style. Konnex Bookshelf Modular System By Florian Gross. Pipe Light by Triptyque. Pipe Light is an installation on an abandoned house in São Paulo, Brazil by French-Brazilian architects Triptyque.
The project, part of a design show held at the property earlier this year, comprises metal tubing and lamps wrapped around the inside and outside of the building. The installation was commissioned Houssein Jarouche, owner of the adjacent furniture and homeware store Micasa. Thebrickhouse.tumblr. ICFF 2007: MIO's Nomad System. Conform Chair by William Lee.
Industrial designer William Lee's Conform chairs are a play on an ironically nonconformist design that simultaneously conforms - to the contours of the body.
(Click the images below for full sized images) Says Lee, "A geometry of distorted cubes seem to be cut from a single rectangular frame. A slight variation is created from the inversion of top and bottom. " A woven elastic surface stretched over the frame resembles a canvas for painting. "The elastic material allows an opportunity for various neon green and pink frames. " + idstrength.com. Redefining a Space with Colorful Tape. Penguin Bin & Containers : Lebello.com. 5 Quick Fixes: White Paint Solutions. Older 5 Quick Fixes: White Paint Solutions by Julie Carlson Issue 9 · High/Low Design · March 2, 2012 Newer Issue 9 · High/Low Design · March 2, 2012 Elevate humble household objects and vintage furniture with a quick coat of white matte paint; here are five ideas.
Above: A collection of wine bottles spray-painted matte white creates a decorative accent at the Anthem Cafe in Tokyo. Architect Visit: Workstead in Cobble Hill. Older Architect Visit: Workstead in Cobble Hill by Lydia Lee Issue 2 · Salle de Bain · January 9, 2012.
Indigo Matt in San Francisco. Older Indigo Matt in San Francisco by Sarah Lonsdale.
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