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Lex Pott and New Window sandblast tree rings to pattern furniture collection

<b>Milan 2014:</b> delicate patterns on this furniture and accessories collection have been created by sandblasting away the soft rings of timber lengths …

Suspended staircase combined with desk and storage space by Mieke Meijer

Residents climb over an integrated desk, storage space and shelving to reach the suspended upper section of this staircase by Dutch design studio …

Europe's Top 100 Schools of Architecture and Design

Picking a university to study at can be an incredible challenge, especially with architecture courses which can last up to 7 years at some …

Miles Desk Lamp

Brass has made a comeback, and this little number from Schoolhouse Electric certainly catches the eye for its perfect, petite size that’s ideal for …

Instrumented Bodies by Joseph Malloch and Ian Hattwick

Researchers in Canada have designed a family of prosthetic musical instruments, including an external spine and a touch-sensitive rib cage, that …

Haptic Chair by Trine Kjaer Design Studio

Trine Kjaer Design Studio have designed the Haptic Chair.<p>Description<p>The chair focusses on the haptic processes of the sense of touch and on how we …

Vessel by Splinter Works

Design studio Splinter Works have created Vessel, a bath made from carbon fibre that hangs<br>like a hammock.<p>From Splinter Works<p>“Struck by the synergy …

Minimalist Black Metal Staircase Stands Out in White Room

In definitively Italian style, this staircase manages to be both minimalist and outrageous at the same time – a sharp linear black work contrasting …

Architecture

Woodskin: The Flexible Timber Skin

Have you ever wanted to create delicate, complex shapes from plywood, but can't because it's too stiff and unforgiving? Well all that might soon …

Emerging Technology

Designed by the architectural firm Matharoo Associates, the Curtain Door is most definitely a door like no other I’ve seen (o

Brass Lamps from Maurizio Navone

High on our wish lists: modern classic brass lamps from Italian designer Maurizio Navone of Restart Milano.<p>Recently added to Merchant No. 4’s …

Adler Table

Speaking of height-adjustable desks, if you want something that looks less like a keyboard stand and more like an antique worktop, turn your eyes …

Magazine Rack by Chuck Routhier

This simple and practical magazine rack by designer Chuck Routhier not only stores your latest issues of Dwell but holds your coffee, too! Built from 1" square Baltic birch plywood and sporting a 100% wool eco-felt sling, the rack comes complete with a removable laminated birch-ply tabletop.<p>Check …

Furniture

Customizable Multifunctional Bookshelf: Fusillo

Fusillo isn’t your ordinary wall shelf. In fact, it’s more than just a shelf, it’s a coatrack, a bike rack, and bookends, too.<p>Handmade in Italy and …

"The grid is the underwear of the book" - Massimo Vignelli

Legendary New York book designer Massimo Vignelli describes his process when laying out a publication in this movie by design consultancy …

Yes Is More: The BIG Philosophy

<i>Anders Møller is the co-founder of GRASP Magazine, where this article was originally published.</i><p>What has the internationally awarded Bjarke Ingels …

Bjarke Ingels

'Diamonds' by JSPR- crafted to the precision of its namesake precious stone: http://www.archello.com/en/product/diamonds-1

Brass Reincarnated: Custom Lighting by Doug Newton for Nightwood

When we think of reclaimed furniture, Nadia Yaron and Myriah Scruggs of Nightwood immediately come to mind. The pair collects what they call “lost …

Sneak Peek: Jessica Walsh

Jessica Walsh is an art director / designer and a partner at Sagmeister & Walsh in NYC who also teaches design & typography at The School of Visual …

Nomadic Furniture: All-in-One Trunk for Guest Habitation

Picture yourself on the road – traveling between cities to visit friends, or staying with a colleague to attend a conference. They have an inflatable …

Furniture