Design Dec 10, 2010

Tron Inspired Room at Ice Hotel

Disney’s Tron: Legacy continues to inspire artists of all kinds. UK design duo Ben Rousseau and Ian Douglas–Jones, of Extreme Design, got to work in the Ice Hotel and created the “Legacy of the River’ art suite. Located in… Read more
Design Sep 3, 2010

Impressions by Marcel Wanders for Senso

Marcel Wanders, Dutch design legend, has produced a new line of flooring. Called “Impressions,” the collection is more about texture than it is about color. That said, the colors are bright and the effect of three-dimensionality rather… Read more
Design Aug 5, 2010

Casa Rex Cushions

Gustavo Piqueira and Samia Jacintho, partners at Casa Rex — one of Brazil’s most awarded and creative agencies — have released a new series of conceptual cushions. This second edition portrays Michel de Montaigne, the French… Read more
Design Jul 6, 2010

The New Décor at The Hayward Gallery

This summer The Hayward Gallery explores interior design through the eyes of 30 contemporary sculptors. The museum’s thoughts on the exhibition - This summer the Hayward Gallery presents The New Décor; an international survey of over 30… Read more
Design May 17, 2010

Valencian Design Showcase

With ICFF and Design Week currently raging in New York, there are a few ancillary showcases worth mentioning. One, the Valencian Design Showcase, celebrates contemporary design from Valencia. Particularly impressive are the outdoor… Read more
Furniture Apr 29, 2010

Vitra at Salone del Mobile 2010

Contemporist has a selection of images from the Swiss furniture maker Vitra’s booth at Salone del Mobile 2010. Not a ton to say about it, but the carefully considered interiors feature the right combination of vintage looks, contemporary… Read more
Design Apr 27, 2010

Copper Lamps by David Derksen

Delicate and handsome, David Derksen’s Copper Lamps are made of .1mm copper foil. The strips are cut and soldered together for form the pendents, with three different shapes suited to several interior applications. Derksen has worked with… Read more
Design Mar 25, 2010

Coat Hooks by Josh Finkle

As a kid, Tremors frightened me to no end. As design, these coat hooks by Josh Finkle are vaguely reminiscent of those creatures, but a tad more fun. They are produced through plaster and silicon molding and are hand finished. … Read more
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