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DESIGN: LIMITED EDITION ALIX SOFA BY TILT

DESIGN: LIMITED EDITION ALIX SOFA BY TILT

French graffiti artist Tilt finds a new canvas for his art: furniture. In collaboration with Amaze workshops, the artist uses his signature, primitive graffiti to conceptualize a new sofa. A dominating addition to any living room, the sofa features padded [...]

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DESIGN: MDT HOUSE

DESIGN: MDT HOUSE

Located within the residential development of Fazenda Boa Vista and designed by Brazilian firm, Jacobsen Arquitetura—welcome to the MDT house. Wrapped in teak skin with a lower level of stone, the house sits alongside the rolling green hills of San [...]

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DESIGN: MASAAKI OKUNO’S HOME

DESIGN: MASAAKI OKUNO’S HOME

Architect Masaaaki Okuno’s Chiba, Japan home stands almost unfinished as one looks at it from the outside. A black exterior with the walls slanting inward, the house seems compact and dark. On the inside, however, Okuno proves the home to [...]

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DESIGN: FUSILLO BOOKSHELF

DESIGN: FUSILLO BOOKSHELF

Combining the best facets of design and organization, Fusillo presents itself as perhaps the most useful bookshelf to hit the market. Handmade in Italy, Fusillo looks like a solid block of wood at first glace. Upon closer look, the smaller [...]

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JOA HERRENKNECHT’S GEOMETRIC KOGI LAMP

Triangles are the preferred geometric shape for KOGI, Joa Herrenknecht’s latest lighting series. The Berlin-based designer cut Tyvek into triangular pieces and then assembled the sections to create the hanging form. Each lamp is unique in its size, shape and [...]

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TECH: ROBOT THAT SEEKS LIGHT FOR HOUSE PLANTS

What do you get when you mix a Chia Pet with Johnny 5 (I know you guys remember the movie Short Circuit from the 80s) and is smart enough to find the sunlight in room? I’m not sure if that [...]

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DESIGN: WOOD HEAP WALNUT CABINETS

I couldn’t think of a better conversation starter than a wooden heap in the middle of the floor. I believe the conversation would go a little like this: Me: “What’s that wooden heap doing in the middle of the floor?” [...]

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DESIGN: MINI CHEESE GRATER BUSINESS CARD

Bon Vivant, a Brazilian-based cheese shop, has taken contact information to a whole new level with their miniature cheese grater turned business card. It even comes with a protective sleeve to minimize the risk of injury, wallet shredding, or cheese [...]

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DESIGN: BRENDAN TIMMINS FURNITURE

DESIGN: BRENDAN TIMMINS FURNITURE

When it comes to art and design, perfection is not necessarily a key factor of success. Sometimes it’s the inconsistencies and the unexpected twists that make a piece most interesting. At least this is the case with Brendan Timmins’ work. [...]

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