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Mid-Century Remastered

Bernhardt Design revives Charles Pollock’s long-dormant career with the release of a timeless new lounge chair.<p>When Jerry Helling, president of Bernhardt Design, received a phone call from Charles Pollock in November 2010, he had been on Pollock’s trail for an entire year. Why spend so much effort …

New drawing app aims to bridge the gap between 2D and 3D designs

The past few weeks have seen a shake-up in the way artists and creative directors work, with the launch of Microsoft's iMac rival, Surface Studio, …

New Book Illustrates Different Sketching Processes Used by Industrial Designers

Tom Skeehan's book on design drawing is 200 pages of Australian goodness<p>Remember rendering expert Mark Kokavec releasing his <i>How to Draw Figures</i> book? …

Sketching

In the Details: Turning Stone Manufacturing Waste Into a Line of Housewares

Francesca Gattello was completing her master's in product design at Politecnico di Milano last spring when she decided to enter Scenari di …

Prototypes

Here's A Rare Glimpse Inside Salvador Dalí's Unpublished Diaries

Aside from doodling horse heads and naked women, Dalí obsessively monitored his spending.<p>Salvador Dalí, the great Surrealist painter and bombastic lover of ocelots, is widely known for his nightmarish depictions of melting timepieces, nesting tigers and spindly-legged elephants. He's less revered …

Articles about 8-striking-memphis-inspired-designs on Dwell.com - Dwell

Introducing new products inspired by the Florence Knoll...<p>In essence, wabi-sabi is the Japanese art of finding beauty in imperfection, profoundness in nature and valuing authenticity...<p>British artist Maisie Broadhead elevates the nuisance of an unsightly lamp cord to over-the-mantel art with this …

Modular microhome made of cardboard can last up to 100 years (Video)

At first glance, cardboard doesn't seem like a suitable material for building. Yet, we have seen it done, either by award-winning architects using …

The condom packaging designed to sort the carrots from the cucumbers

A Taiwanese designer has created a range of vegetable-themed condom packaging to ensure users always buy the correct fit<p>Condoms come in a variety of styles, but when it comes to size, most men opt for the one-size-fits-all approach.<p>However, according to research published by the Sexuality …

Food Wrappers That Aren’t Destined for the Landfill

The Plate<p>For environmentally conscious foodies, tossing out a non-recyclable food container is painful. Even dropping glass jars and PET (#1) yogurt cups into the recycling triggers pangs of guilt—will they <i>really</i> end up getting a new lease on life? And some of us (I’m not saying who) just can’t …

Sustainability

This Crazy Handheld Gun Extrudes Packing Tape Into Rigid Cylinders

The Protopiper lets you bang out fast, easy, large-scale 3D wireframes<p>A group of students at Germany's Hasso-Plattner Institute have developed the …

Gear & Gadgets

The 'oldest galaxy ever found' is upsetting astrophysicists

Astrophysicists have discovered the oldest, most-distant galaxy ever observed. EGS8p7 is just 500 million years younger than the universe itself, and …

Summer Bike Accessories

There's no better way to spend the dog days of summer than riding your two-wheeler around town. Regardless of your destination—be it the local park, the beach, a yoga studio or a friend's apartment—we've found some super-useful products that don't sacrifice looks for function for all your urban …

Handsfree

A Power Plant that Puffs Smoke Rings

In addition to having both a ski slope and a rock-climbing wall on its exterior, Copenhagen’s future Amager Resource Center—designed by Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG)—plans to include a smoke stack that will emit massive steam rings into the sky. The steam rings will signify each time the super-clean …

Carbon Dioxide

Scented Crying Candles by The Jacks

We've seen our fair share of handmade scented candles and thoughtful containers, but it's the ones hiding a devious personality underneath that really go the extra mile. PyroPet's cat and bird forms (which reveal a metallic skeleton inside) are a favorite—but we've now found another brand that …

CH25: Tal Danino

Programming bacteria to sniff out and treat cancer. It may sound like something out of the future, but it’s exactly what Tal Danino is doing right now. A bioengineer, TED Fellow and postdoctoral fellow at MIT, Danino specializes in manipulating the DNA of probiotics to turn them into a diagnostic …

Buy: Scent-Blocking Pouch

Handcrafted in NYC from premium leather, this limited edition leather pouch by ASCHE and Blunted Objects was designed especially for carrying cannabis—and its related accoutrements—as it comes with a detachable, magnetized scent-blocking mini pouch inside. While luxuriant and does prevent odor from …

Shopping

Test Drive: BMW's Reinvented 7 Series

The myriad of innovations within BMW's all-new flagship model—the 7-series—is apparent from the moment someone hands you a display key. Yes, <i>display</i> key. The small device features a color touch screen that can be used to answer those ubiquitous nagging questions—how much gas is in the car? Did I …

What We're Reading: Music Books

After you've listened to album after album on Spotify, recovered from a weeknight concert, bombasted by music at the local bar, it's sometimes nice to let the ears rest. There's still another way to get your music fix, however—in the form of bound pages. And books, lest you forget, can be far more …

Swang that Thang

For heating beverages without the need for external appliances, the R-CUP generates its own heat with a simple built-in rotating system. Within the …

A Smarter Desk for Tomorrow’s Schools

Designed to enhance future teaching environments, the Future Desk is easy to move and can be assembled in different group formations for discussion. …

Industrial Design

New Zealand shortlists four designs for crowdsourced national flag

New Zealand has narrowed down the options for its potential new flag design to include three fern motifs and a traditional koru emblem (+ …

Joseph Joseph Wants To Reinvent Microwave Cooking

“Make the greatest cooking discovery since fire,” touts a 1970s ad for an Amana microwave. When microwaves first burst onto the market, they spoke of new technology, innovation, and efficiency. In the decades since, they’ve mostly become a way to reheat leftovers and to whip up popcorn or dorm-room …

Kitchens

The Nebia Showerhead Atomizes Your Shower Water

More surface area of water on your skin, with far less water consumption<p>Five years in the making, the Nebia showerhead is designed to get more water …

Home Improvement

Desktop Organizing: Pen, Pencil & Marker Storage

Form factors that go way beyond the basic pencil cup<p>I've seen a lot of office spaces, and in many of them it's hard to quickly find a good pen or …

Penn State

How A Philosophy Of “Informed Creativity” Drives Design At Map

“There’s a misconception that design is a kind of mythical process,” Map’s Jon Marshall says.<p>Upon opening Kano, a DIY computer, you’re greeted with a vibrant orange keyboard, neatly coiled color-coded cables, a circuit board, and illustrated manuals are as artfully boxed as any Apple device. But …

Architizer

13 of Dezeen's favourite IKEA designs and hacks

This month, Swedish furniture giant IKEA launched its first collection with British designer Ilse Crawford in stores and saw its modular kitchens …

Furniture

Articles about 5 all black kitchens on Dwell.com - Dwell

A dramatic house in Australia drew its architectural inspiration from Mies van der Rohe but got its color from fresh tomato sauce.<p>The kitchen has evolved significantly over the years, and new advancements in technology and materials continue to push the space...<p>A modest kitchen addition to a …