Amsterdam-based atelier Ted Noten designed a weapon of beauty titled Dior 001
. The gun is part of a larger new series entitled 7 Necessities for a Woman to Feel Like a Woman Through the Eyes of a Man
discreetly hides lip-gloss, pills, an antique hairpin, a USB stick with "secret information,"… Continue
Added by Visnja V on May 29, 2011 at 10:00am —
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Travelers beware: take this bridge at your own risk. Metaform Architects designed this pedestrian bridge in Luxembourg that looks like it transports people to the future.
Metaform Architects sought to create a direct connection between the heart of the city and its neighboring Galgenberg park. Using uncluttered and minimalist design, the bridge clearly contrasts with its chaotic… Continue
Added by Visnja V on January 1, 2011 at 7:00am —
Stunning, chic, sleek... This beautiful piece of sculptural furniture was created by Dutch designer Daan Mulder. A three dimensional model of the "Form Follows Function" sofa was first conceptualized through a computer program.
"The model consists of three curved faces which can be virtually unfolded," says the designer. "Next, these faces are manufactured from steel plates with a… Continue
Added by Visnja V on December 14, 2010 at 7:30am —
If you happened to be wandering above the Arctic Circle in Sweden, you'd most likely lose your mind if you stumbled upon this incredible Tron: Legacy
-inspired ice hotel...
British designer Ben Rousseau and architect Ian Douglas-Jones built this magnificent structure in just 13 days. They carved out the interior of the hotel room suite, installed the lighting, and then polished and buffed… Continue
Added by Visnja V on December 10, 2010 at 6:30am —
Later this year, the innovative Nissan LEAF will be introduced as the first mass-market electric vehicle, planting seeds for Nissan’s vision of a zero-emissions future. In 2035, it is predicted that electric vehicles, and the green energy infrastructures that power them, will mature into a fully sustainable system.
Nissan iV is a high-performance electric… Continue
Added by Visnja V on November 17, 2010 at 1:30am —
Check out these colorful new patterns from Ray-Ban! To launch these new "Rare Prints," they collaborated with some of the world's best print makers to design posters inspired by each of the different patterns. Totally eye-catching!…
Added by Visnja V on October 22, 2010 at 8:30am —
Many iconic bridges were built in the last century - the Brooklyn Bridge, Golden Gate Bridge, and the Sydney Harbour Bridge, just to name a few. But what will bridges look like in the future? Seoul-based architecture firm, Planning Korea, gives us the answer...
Instead of serving just one purpose, the Paik Nam June Media Bridge is a .67 mile (1080m) megastructure would serve as a park, meeting space, mall, museum, and more. In addition to… Continue
Added by Visnja V on October 14, 2010 at 10:00am —
Europe According to USA
British-based graphic designer and illustrator Yanko Tsvetkov has revealed maps of Europe reproducing what he sees as stereotypes that different nations have about European countries. What do you think?
Europe According to France…
Added by Visnja V on September 27, 2010 at 4:00am —
Miami-based interior designer Charles Allem did an incredible job with The Mira Hotel, making it one of the most stunning hotels in Hong Kong. With its modern yet warm vibe and incredible lighting, the hotel has done its share to attract a younger, hipper crowd, but it is still predominantly patronized by working professionals.
Located on Nathan Road in Tsim… Continue
Added by Visnja V on September 9, 2010 at 10:00am —
According to her website: "Anna-Wili Highfield
is a Sydney based artist currently making sculptures of animals from torn paper and from copper pipe. The paper sculptures are created from archival cotton paper, that is painted, then torn and sewn together, to create the figure of an… Continue
Added by Visnja V on September 4, 2010 at 8:00am —
Solar Powered LED Kinetic Sculpture, id&@le concepts' new stainless steel glowing kinetic sculpture by Alessandro De Ambrogio and Carlos Basanta. Once night falls, the kinetic sculpture erupts in a brilliant LED display that lights up the night with… Continue
Added by Visnja V on September 1, 2010 at 5:30am —
"Together with Giulio Ridolfi the Milan based designer Patricia Urquiola was assigned to create a conceptual installation for the Danish textile manufacturer Kvadrat and the German carmaker BMW. The result of this fruitful collaboration are these huge cone-like structures that seem to be growing out of the car’s body.
The installation will be showcased during this year’s London Design Festival 22nd – 26th September 2010 at… Continue
Added by Visnja V on August 25, 2010 at 6:48am —
Rally cool playing card project by Jared Nickerson
and his fellow guys (Cuypi
Added by Visnja V on August 24, 2010 at 5:31pm —
"Automotive Concept from John Villarreal is an attempt to envision where automotive design might go in the future. As the car design is evolving with each passing day, the designer thinks supercars would get even more visceral and engaging.
As a result, Automotive Concept is bold and its shape communicates stability."…
Added by Visnja V on August 23, 2010 at 2:17pm —
Very cool and creative 55DSL x Adidas Print Campaign Illustration by VASAVA
, a Studio from Spain.
Like they say: "In Vasava we understand that the journey is the destination. We, as a studio, take pride in continual learning, creative experimentation, and risk-taking."…
Added by Visnja V on August 21, 2010 at 3:12am —
"Derek has gained national attention for his collage portrait series, recycling magazines, labels, and found materials to create the works on canvas. The series showcases Gores' contrasting interests in the natural beauty of the figure, the angular design aesthetics of fashion (and machinery), and a fearless sense of play."…
Added by Visnja V on August 17, 2010 at 7:00am —
"This is a chronicle progression of a woman. A woman who morphs from innocence to struggles, and back to innocence. From a state of purity, when there is no good and bad, to sophistication, which comes with seduction, greed, debauchery amongst all other evils that dominate the world. On the verge of decadence she struggles, for individuality, for virtue, for her own soul. In the end amidst all chaos, she unites with peace of mind, living with a… Continue
Added by Visnja V on August 15, 2010 at 9:30am —
Sometimes less is more.…
Added by Visnja V on August 15, 2010 at 4:36am —
"Japanese artist Shoichiro Matsuoka’s silicon art pursues three-dimensional beauty by constituting optical fiber woven together simulating life like CG models. the optical fiber is woven on semi-transparent silicon based molds using a traditional Continue
weaving technique from kyoto called 'nishijin'. The optical fibers glow quietly in a subtle manner, pulsing vibrantly and appearing to connote respiration."…
Added by Visnja V on August 14, 2010 at 9:00am —