German designers Philipp Schöpfer and Daniel Klapsing of 45 Kilo, a young design studio inWeimar, Germany, have created the Hallo Light.From the designers:Hallo Light is a reduced floor lamp. It is simple in its form and function and may be used for various purposes. The light is made of powdercoated steel and aluminum.Visit the website of 45 Kilo – here..
Designer Peter Vardai continues to impress with his futuristic designs. AfFew days back we covered his Customizable kitchen, and now it’s time for a modular but functional chair by the Hungarian designer. The Fotel, as the designer calls this piece of furniture, is an armchair that converts into a rocking chair, which can be used both indoors as well as outdoors. Feat
London architects Liddicoat & Goldhill have completed a glazed addition to a house in north London. (more…)
Second runner-up at the Europe Luminaire of the Year Award, the “Walker” by designer Frank Neulichedl as its name suggests is a walking lamp that follows you to illuminate your path at home. An enlightening example for independent design, the innovative lamp by the Italian designer is finished with iron and fabric coated cable and measures 40 x 9
The white interior acts like a blank canvas to make the artwork really appealing. You feel as if you’re inside a resort more so than a home, and the outside “pergola” make “al fresco” dining an amazing experience. Wait until you see the pool
Winner of the competition to design a pavilion for Shanghai Expo 2010, the Belgian Pavilion by Conix Architects and JV Realys resembling the brain cell image seems to take you straight into the human brain. Boasting the artistic and scientific richness of the nation, the Belgian Pavilion also depicts nation’s central position in Europe, a cross-point
New York architect Steven Holl has completed a centre dedicated to Norwegian writer Knut Hamsun in Hamarøy, Norway.
Usual mobile phones contain a small dot on the 5 key that allows the user to press the other keys even without looking on the keypad. Thus, even blind people can write text messages with conventional mobile phones. But what will they do when it comes to reading a text message? The Universal Phone concept is specially designed for blind people, but sighted people can also use it even efficiently. The keypad contains thousands of micro pins that are lowered and raised according to different modes
Every color is a symbolic expression elucidating its significance in your day to day life. Color therapy lamp allows you to adjust its color according to your mood and environment. Turn your lamp green or blue for relaxing, red for romance and creativity and yellow to stimulate concentration and attention by using your cellphone. Integrating such signifying effec
The Dutch have been fighting the rising and falling tides for centuries, building dikes and pumping water out of areas that are below sea level. Now, rather than fight the water infiltrating their land, the Dutch will use it as part of a new development called ‘New Water‘, which will feature the world’s first floating apartment complex, The Citad
Serbian architects Nenad Katic, Ivan Kucina and Vladimir Macura designed a museum (above) for a private client at Banovci in Serbia, which the client then reinterpreted and built without them (below). (more…)