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Platform Monsant / platform_a

‘Platform_monsant’ project is located at a small residential area in Aeweol, Jeju, where quiet communities are situated far away from the cities. …

Classic Scandinavian Design For A Modern Stockholm Apartment

The latest project to come from Scandinavian Homes in 2016 is this contemporary example of clean and modern design.<p>It’s a fitting abode given the …

Bethan Gray's marble Band tables are edged with brushed brass

<b>Maison&Objet 2016:</b> British designer Bethan Gray has created a collection of tables with marble tops wrapped in bands of brass (+ slideshow).<p>The Band …

Stunning White Henna-Like Tattoos Look Like Lace Draped Over Skin

While some people take the plunge and adorn themselves with permanent tattoos, many others like to know that their body art isn't forever. We've featured stunning temporary tattoos before, such as vintage florals and metallic patterns, and now these henna-inspired designs have caught our eye. The …

Luxury Yacht with Underwater Rooms Boasts Amazing Views of Ocean Life

The Dubai-based Kleindienst Group has designed a contemporary marine yacht concept that's unlike any other. Called the <i>Floating Seahorse</i>, it boasts an underwater master bedroom and bath that offer amazing views of the surrounding ocean.<p>This aquatic accommodation is a luxurious home away from home, …

Boating

Kate Rohde + Romance Was Born: Express Yourself

Ever since Kate Rohde partnered with psychedelic fashion house Romance Was Born (RWB) for their 2010 "Renaissance Dinosaur" collection, it's as though a portal to a hallucinatory parallel universe has opened. Most recently this occurred at RWB's exhibit, "Express Yourself: Romance Was Born for …

Articles about your-furniture-game-exquisite-walnut-and-touch-marble on Dwell.com - Dwell

Light is the essence and reason for life. The beauty of light is inherent in its colors and a light artist brings it to life.<p>Here's a riddle: When is a ping pong table more than a ping pong table? For Vertical Arts Architecture, transcending simple...<p>An exhibition at the Polish Pavilion explores …

Modern Shanghai Speakeasy Accessible Through a Vintage Coke Machine

It's hard to find The <i>Flask Speakeasy Shanghai</i>, and that's the point. Alberto Caiola designed the exclusive locale, and it's one of the hottest new cocktail bars in Shanghai. But, it all remains hidden behind an innocuous vintage Coca-Cola machine that's located in <i>The Press</i>, a quirky sandwich shop. …

Sculpture

Mathematically Precise Kinetic Sculptures and Toys by John Edmark | Colossal

<p>If you enjoyed John Edmark’s trippy 3D-printed zoetrope sculptures last week, you might also enjoy some of his kinetic sculptures that rely on …

Mono-Light by OS & OOS twists and bends into different configurations

<b>Northmodern 2015:</b> Eindhoven studio OS & OOS has designed a modular lighting system joined by rubbery connectors that allow users to create sculptural …

Rotating Miniature Worlds Silhouetted Through Layers of Paper

Istanbul-based artist Nermin Er uses a scalpel to cut intricate works of paper art that depict miniature worlds silhouetted against warmly lit backgrounds. Layers of cityscapes, tree branches, deer, and more form the edges of her sculptural, circular compositions, surrounding central figures like …

Art

Best of CH 2014: Most Popular

Sometimes it's easy to predict what will be a hit on the internet (kitten GIFs never fail) and, while we like to think all our CH articles are equally enjoyed, some get picked up and spewed all over the web—much to our delight. (This year, some Tweets from the likes of Chris Hadfield and Neil …

Suite Novotel: A Whimsical Hotel Lounge by Constance Guisset

French designer Constance Guisset created an interior space for Accor Suite Novotel in The Hague, Netherlands and Paris, where they approached her to …

Hand-Built Porcelain Sculptures by Nuala O’Donovan Mimic Fractal Patterns Found in Nature | Colossal

<p>Irish artist Nuala O’Donovan sculpts intricate hand-built porcelain forms that resemble fractal patterns found in nature. Borrowing from shapes …

Interactive Installation Inspired by Ideas of a Geological World Below Sea Level

<i>Breaking the Surface</i> is a collaborative installation created by Kontur, Abida, Intek, Scandinavian Design Group, and Ctrl+N to celebrate the 10-year anniversary of Norwegian oil company Lundin Norway. The installation combines design with advanced sensor technologies that provide an interactive …

Sea Level

Wearable Mental Health

Olive is a twist on the fitness band that measures stress-related biometrics in real time to more effectively manage stress. It tracks changes in …

Lifestyle Brand FINELL Launches Debut Handbag Collection

We fell for lifestyle brand FINELL earlier this year with their sophisticated, shape-focused goods and the company continues to expand with the …

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How 5 Different Creatures Flap Their Wings

Eleanor Lutz is the 22-year-old Seattle-based designer behind Spaceship Earth, an online map that transforms Earth into the Death Star. But Lutz isn’t just a sci-fi nerd. She’s also got a degree in molecular biology and a love for the animal kingdom, interests she pursues in earnest by way of …

Digital Artist Giuseppe Randazzo Creates Elaborate Arrays of 3D-Printed Stones | Colossal

<p>Back in 2009, Italian designer Giuseppe Randazzo of Novastructura released a series of generative digital “sculptures” that depicted carefully …

130 Suspended Toy Guns Form a Map of the USA

Artist Michael Murphy is back with yet another clever yet controversial piece! (Who could forget the assault rifle made up of 1200 ping pong balls?) For the open art competition ArtPrize this year, he's created <i>Gun Country</i>, a site specific installation that consists of 130 toy guns. The large …

Guns

Unbelievable Wedding Sky Composed of Thousands of Light Sticks, Swarovski Crystals and Paper Cranes

With its own name, let alone one like <i>Lucid Dream</i>, you can be sure that this wedding reception would be nothing short of fantastic. Serving both as a bride and an artist, Sheika Lateefa worked with company Designlab Events in coming up with this spectacular cloud installation for her wedding. In …

Weddings

INST-INT 2014: Conference Highlights

From the founders of technology festival Eyeo comes a smaller, more tightly focused offshoot called INST-INT. Now in its second year, the stimulating three-day experience saw roughly 300 people gravitate to Minneapolis' Walker Art Center to glean insights from an international roster of artists, …

Intricate Shadows Formed with Single Light Bulb Inside Laced Cube

For this year's ArtPrize, the international art competition held in Grand Rapids, Michigan, one of the 25 shortlisted pieces deserves our complete attention. Laser-cut wood was the medium of choice for <i>Intersections</i>, Pakistan-born artist Anila Quayyum Agha's cube that magically suspends from the …

The Link Shelf offers an update on a classic modular shelving system

Described as an update of the "classic string shelf", this customisable shelving system by Berlin design firm Studio Hausen comprises a series of …

Engineer 3-D Prints An Adorable Dog Wheelchair For A Two-Legged Puppy

SQUEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE<p>An adorable two-legged Chihuahua puppy in Indianapolis recently got a new set of wheels from a stranger with a 3-D printer. TurboRoo, who was born without his front legs, was too young and small to be fitted for a normal dog cart, so a mechanical engineer designed him …

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Great Photoshop Brushes Freebies

As a designer sometimes it gets frustrating to come up with new pieces with the same old brushes all the time. For that we have some very generous …