Ivan Navarro – neon as politics


Iván Navarro’s work, constructed mainly out of fluorescent tubing and electrical materials, transmits social and political commentary in a functional, complex and visually stunning sculptural format.

Magnificent bubbles by Emmanuel Babled


Born in France (1967), Emmanuel Babled studied at the European Institute of Design in Milan, graduating with a diploma in 1989. In 1995 he opened his own studio ‘Studio Babled’ in Milan, specializing in the development of industrial design products…

Monika Sosnowska’s Stairs With No Name


With Monika Sosnowska’s project Ohne Titel, 2010 (Untitled, 2010), the imposing interior courtyard of the K21 Ständehausin in Düsseldorf Germany is made available to an artistic intervention for the first time. At two-year intervals beginning in 2010, the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen…

Firefly at Shanghai World Expo 2010


Firefly is an interactive lighting installation by french designers Kkristen and Vincent Moreau. It’s currently presented for the first time at Shanghai World Expo 2010 as a part of lighting design of the Urban Best Practices Area.

Thomas Heatherwick – “the naive thought”


Thomas Heatherwick trained in three dimensional design at Manchester Metropolitan University and the Royal College of Art. He founded Thomas Heatherwick Studio in 1994 to bring architecture, design and sculpture together within a single practice.

Joris Laarman unveils new work at Friedman Benda


On march 4, 2010 Dutch designer Joris Laarman unveiled his new work at Friedman Benda in New York. It’s his first solo exhibition in U.S. Laarman’s unique aesthetic merges cutting-edge technology and the life-sciences to create work of unexpected beauty. In 2008, Laarman’s…

i-SUITE Hotel Interior in Rimini/Italy by Simone Micheli


This is how Simone Micheli describes his project: The i-SUITE interior architectural plan lies its foundations in the concept of modern luxury I developed after a thorough and targeted thinking. During the “XXX Congreso Colombiano de Arquitectura” ( 30th Colombian Architecture…

Hans Christian Berg – gaze at perception


Hans-Christian Berg is one of the most interesting artists of his generation in Finland. In 2002, he graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts, Sculpture Department with an MA and from the University of Art and Design, Ceramics and Glass…