Jen Seevinck

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How An Age-Old Chart Is Redefining Health Care

It’s “just” an electronic growth chart. But lurking inside is a disruptive new approach to medicine.<p>In a world where organ transplants and MRIs are commonplace, pediatric growth charts don’t sound very exciting. But after spending 30 illuminating minutes on the phone with Harvard researcher Dr. …

Students Design 22 Playful Wooden Toys For Kids

Though it seems counterintuitive, limitations can be the best thing to happen to the creative process. Narrowing down parameters–think form, function, color, size–often brings focus to an otherwise overwhelming chaos of opportunities around what to do and where to begin.<p>The Rochester Institute of …

Kids

Artists Turn A Craft Fair Into A Laboratory For New Materials

At this year’s COLLECT: The International Art Fair for Contemporary Objects, in London, few things are what they seem.<p>Translating an artist’s vision into logic, or even plain English, is difficult. Modes of self-expression work in mysterious ways. So it would follow that the recent Crafts Council’s …

Link About It: This Week's Picks

Skilled lensman Todd McLellan likes to take things apart. What began as a meticulous photo project dubbed "Disassembly Series" has now expanded into a new book for Thames & Hudson, called "Things Come Apart." McLellan combines his penchant for exploring the myriad components which comprise everyday …

Sydney

Whitney Graphic Identity

<i>The text below consists of some personal reflections on the design process behind the new graphic identity of the Whitney Museum, illustrated with a</i> …

stephane malka: EP7 restaurant in the center of paris, a pixelated shell of timber with naturally growing plant life brings a little bit of the forest into the city. see more: http://www.designboom.com/architecture/stephane-malka-ep7-restaurant-paris

gas giant by jacob hashimoto 10,000 bamboo paper kites are artfully arranged into a mesmerizing immersive installation for this summer's venice art biennale. take a sneak peek: http://www.designboom.com/art/venice-art-biennale-2013-gas-giant-by-jacob-hashimoto/

Pin It!

The little brother of OOO My Design’s big PinPres shelving system, the PinPres Mini is lighter and more compact version of the playful storage …

Blooming Tea by Yena Lee on design-dautore.com

3D Printing Materials: Plastic, Metal, Ceramics and More

MeshLab

This playlist shows the basic concepts for the 3D model handling in MeshLab.<p>This playlist describes interesting features of MeshLab: edit, filters, …

Preparing Blender Files for 3D Printing

This tutorial was written by Shapeways community member Jeff LaMarche.<p>Introduction<p>Okay, I've been fighting the good fight with Blender for a few …

Random International installs torrential rain in Barbican gallery

Ever wondered how Moses felt as he divided the waters of the Red Sea?<p>Well, wonder no longer, as you too can now control the elements and part a …

Cuppetelli and Mendoza

We recently participated in the International Light Art Project //RESPONSIVE, which occurred in Halifax, Canada, between October 18–21.<p>Our …

Rain Room by Random International (2012)

Infographic: Seeking Privacy In Public

Somehow, I can find my own little universe in the back of a crowded, noisy coffee shop, but my dedicated home office feels full of distractions. My cat. My wife. I just can’t get my head in a place to write.<p>It’s a paradoxical sensation of city living, explored by Public/Private, an interactive …

How Reframing A Problem Unlocks Innovation

Taking a different perspective can lead to stunning breakthroughs in any industry, writes Tina Seelig in InGenius.<p><i>Editors’ note: The following is an adapted excerpt of InGenius (Harper One) by Tina Seelig.</i><p>What is the sum of 5 plus 5?”<p>“What two numbers add up to 10?”<p>The first question has only one …

How to Measure Brand Value: Likes, Followers, Influencers, Views? No, Social Currency

Do brands really create value? Will Old Spice’s tornadic viral campaign and sudden “influence” improve Procter & Gamble’s bottom line? Actually a number of events and trends have conspired like a perfect storm over the last several years to put brands and their stewards on the hot seat.<p>Do brands …

Threaded Interface (2012)

‘Maestrale’ by Mario Ceroli, 1992

‘Maestrale’ by Mario Ceroli, 1992