Ale Plasencia

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These Elegant Wire Frame Chairs Pay Homage To Picasso Line Drawings

“Good artists borrow, great artists steal,” Picasso purportedly said, and he did seem to live and work by that mantra. And if you’re going to steal, why not steal from Picasso? Case in point: our coverage of Picasso-inspired manicures, Picasso-inspired fashion and even an Apple training program …

La Eva, Chair Design by David Ortiz

La Eva, a clever chair design concept by David Ortiz.<p>David Ortiz is a San Luis Potosi, Mexico based industrial designer. The talented designer has …

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Tailored For Apartment Dwellers, These Magic Carpets Morph Into Chairs

The challenge is as old as your pre-war, walk-up apartment: how do you squeeze a home’s worth of furniture into tiny quarters.Sam Linders, a recent graduate from the Design Academy Eindhoven, has a clever solution for seating in space-starved abodes: A mosaic carpet that transforms into seating in …

This is what sunset looks like on Mars

The Curiosity rover has been sending back data and photos since it landed on Mars nearly three years ago. Unsurprisingly, there are a lot of rocks in those images.<p>But finally, for the first time, on Curiosity's 956th solar Mars day -- April 15, 2015, to all you Earthlings out there -- its Mastcam …

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<i>Top: Vass, Charles Tyrwhitt, Alden, Allen Edmonds, Alden</i><p><i>Bottom: Carmina, Ralph Lauren, Alden, Alden, Peal & Co. for BB.</i>

Forget Kim Jong Un—China’s New Favorite Dictator Is Belarus’s Aleksandr Lukashenko.

Forget Kim Jong Un—lately, the bigwigs in Beijing have been heaping praise on Aleksandr Lukashenko, the man Condoleezza Rice once nicknamed “Europe’s …

Moritz Waldemeyer: how I redesigned the candle – video

Moritz Waldemeyer tells Oliver Wainwright why he redesigned the humble candle for the project My New Flame, realised in collaboration with Ingo Maurer. A table lamp that uses 128 LEDs to give the effect of a single flickering flame. Waldemeyer has used LED technology on everything from chandeliers …

What's Cooking on Kickstarter? Mike Whitehead's CNC-Milled Cast-Iron Skillet

As an industrial designer, which would you rather do: Design brand new objects and interfaces that have never existed before, or design improvements …

Design Packaging and Graphics for a Very Playful Brand in City of Industry, California

Playhut is committed to producing innovative toys, allowing kids to play in an imaginative and educational way. With a variety of branded twist and …

A camera homage to (the style of) Braun & Dieter Rams - The Fox Is Black

I’ve been seeing this camera concept by Kim Seongjin floating around the web lately, a beautiful homage to the design of Braun and Dieter Rams. The …

WHISP Vases

<b>Tillandsia</b> species are beautiful air plants that make stunning focal point when put on proper display. <i>Whisp</i> by <b>Müzz Design Studio</b> is a vessel designed …

17 Haunting Dioramas Of A Post-Apocalyptic World

New York artist Lori Nix creates detailed dioramas that examine the crumbling world humanity will one day leave behind it.<p>The mind has a difficult time wrapping itself around the notion that one day humankind will be extinct. Armageddon itself is easy to imagine, whether by nuclear fire, worldwide …

Adidas's James Carnes on Ignoring E-mails, Problem-Solving with Style, and Why the World Needs Intuitive Design

<i>This is the latest installment of our Core77 Questionnaire. We'll be posting a new interview every other Tuesday.</i><p><b>Name:</b> James Carnes<p><b>Occupation:</b> I am …