Pierre Wu

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Design

World Landmarks – Line Icons by Makers Company

A set of illustrated line icons of world landmarks created by Makers Company.<p>Makers Company is a Cape Town, South Africa based studio specializing in …

Graphic Design

Ton Matton's Chicken Cabinet

"Free range furniture" that serves as three-chicken fresh egg station<p>Dutch designer Ton Matton teaches at the Wendorf Academy, a design lab in the …

Whimsical Architectural Collages Imagine Fantastically Surreal Houses

Germany-based graphic artist Matthias Jung dreams up wildly imaginative buildings that defy architectural logic and the laws of physics. Using photo materials that he's collected, Jung rearranges different components into fantastical collages of surreal houses that could only exist in an alternate …

Sprout

Protective suit could prevent the spread of Ebola by creating an isolated environment for patients

This protective suit for patients suffering from pathogenic diseases such as Ebola allows a wearer freedom to move and interact with the outside …

Powerful Ads Remind Us a Woman's Worth Isn't Measured by Clothes

There's the old adage that "clothes don't make the man," and so why should they have to make the woman? Swiss feminist group Terre des Femmes and the Miami Ad School in Hamburg, Germany recently created an advertising campaign that begs the question. Called <i>A Woman's Worth</i>, it features three posters …

Feminism

Dreamscapes: 8 Architectural Visions for the Future of Cities

Belgian architect Vincent Callebaut’s fantastical structures and futuristic urban landscapes are not to everyone’s liking, but one thing is for sure: They always get the internet talking. The images below are a case in point: His vision for Paris portrays the French capital as an über green …

Bikes at the Detroit Auto Show?! Only for FuturePeople

The North American International Auto Show aka the Detroit auto show is an unparalleled industry focused event in the car world. It is less well …

Man Quits Job to Convert Old Van into Mobile Home to Travel the World

Travel

Articles about grid prefab cabin completely tune surroundings on Dwell.com - Dwell

Operating entirely off the grid, these homes match renewable energy sources with modern design.<p>Suzanne Shelton’s life work is making sustainable lifestyles attractive and accessible.<p>In the high desert landscape of Yucca Valley, California, the rectilinear Graham Residence cuts a striking figure …

Cabins

Steampunk-Inspired Lighting Uses Energy-Efficient LED Technology

There are a lot of advantages to the new wave of LED lighting, but many people still love the classic-looking Edison-style filament bulbs; they don't want to give them up in favor of something that's more contemporary. Well, thanks to Edison Light Globes, these folks don't have to. The Australian …

Clean Energy

Mischer'Traxler reveals manufacturing processes by transforming objects into tool kits

<b>Istanbul Design Biennial 2014:</b> these objects designed by Austrian studio Mischer'Traxler are equipped with both the tools and instructions required …

Peter William Holden’s Frankensteinian robots perform dance routines to music

Synthetic human body parts mounted on robots dance to dramatic music in Dance Machines, an installation by British artist Peter William Holden in …

8 Spa-Like Bathrooms Designed to Instantly Soothe

Let these airy oases across the globe spur some ideas for creating your own refuge.

Interior Design

Architectural Paintings by Roos van Dijk

A selection of architectural paintings by artist Roos van Dijk.<p>Roos van Dijk was born in Utrecht, Netherlands in 1989. The artist is fascinated by …

Modern Art

Coming soon: driverless trains, planes and automobiles

Following the unveiling of designs for London Underground's first fleet of driverless tube trains by Priestmangoode, we've rounded up seven of the …

Les Astronautes fills Quebec passageway with swimming pool toys

Canadian design collective Les Astronautes has lined a disused alley in Quebec with hundreds of protruding pool noodles.<p>Laval University School of …

Building Concept Imagines Trees on Roofs to Replenish Green Space in Cities

In Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, the amount of available greenery has diminished. While the landscape was originally lush with tropical forests, it's currently experiencing rapid urbanization, as are other cities in the country. There's an overabundance of motorbikes that cause traffic congestion and …

Architecture

Céli Lee, a London-based Chinese Artist

Selected drawings by Chinese-born artist Céli Lee.<p>Today I want to introduce you to some beautiful drawings created by Céli Lee, a Chinese-born artist …

Modern Art

“Posthuman” by Illustrator Tom Deason

“Posthuman”, a series of personal illustrations by Tom Deason.<p>This collection of illustrations belongs to a series of artworks called “Posthuman”. …

This is a GIF of a Vine of a Video of a Flipbook of a GIF of a Video of a Roller Coaster | Colossal

<p>Could this be the most meta thing on the entire internet? Just so we’re clear, the title isn’t a typo. This really is a GIF of a Vine of a video of …

Editorial Illustrations for Ideat Magazine

Editorial illustrations about Contemporary Lifestyle and Design.<p>Paris, France based agency La suite Illustration has realized this editorial project …

Graphic Design

Britain's best vintage festivals: Goodwood Revival and more

Vintage is all the rage. Once a niche interest enjoyed by style mavericks, swing dancers and living historians, it’s now one of the hippest scenes around. Fashion, music, art and even food are being reinvented by a new generation of young fogeys aching for the glamour of the mid-20th century.<p>Retro …

How 3-D Printers Could Change Our Diets

<b>This year is poised to be the inaugural year of instamatic cuisine, with 3-D food printers hitting the shelves any month now.</b><p>Food printers work just like the non-culinary 3-D printers already on the market: Choose the design for an object (say, an iPhone case, or a bracelet) on your computer, hit …

3D Printing

grain editStudio Beige

Studio Beige is a Rotterdam-based design studio founded in 2003. With a love for typography they deliver striking, tactile and highly communicative …

Design

Jenga-Like Hotel Idea Uses Shipping Containers as Rooms

At first glance, the <i>Hive-Inn</i> resembles a colorful set of stacked blocks that are reminiscent of the fun-yet-challenging game, Jenga. They are much than that, of course, and the individual elements make up a proposed hotel concept by Hong Kong-based architects at OVA Studio. The building, designed …

Hospitality

Paintings by Andy Denzler

Under My Skin – Paintings by Andy Denzler.<p>These paintings by Andy Denzler are part of the series “Under My Skin”. The Swiss artist creates stunning …

Modern Art

Maze-Like Sauna Is A Steamy Winter Retreat

Boston-based Matter Design has come up with a sauna that’s certain to both relax and intrigue. In this narrow structure, built for a New England farm, you get to your steam room by climbing a series of picturesque, enclosed wooden stairways.<p>Named Spruce, after its material, the sauna features …