Yves Béhar’s Fuseproject had designed glasses for the Mexican charity See Better To Learn Better. It will help a whole generation of children to get better grades in school.
"The paint was still drying," explains Petter Skogstad of his last-minute touches to his new collection of furniture a day before cramming the pieces into a van to go to Milan, where he showed his latest works at Salone Satellite two weeks ago.
The British furniture brand that made its name by working with some very big-name designers launched a collection of anonymous products at the Milan furniture fair.
During the Milan furniture fair last week, the city was covered in posters saying “The newest Maarten Baas for only 99c”. It turned out the Dutch designer's latest launch was an iPhone app.
Inflated lips, swollen tongue, huge hands, emaciated body. This grotesquely distorted figure is a strange vision of the perfect client, but this is who Mathiieu Lehanneur is designing for.
Our new apartment is a collection of furniture produced using laser-sintered plastic and off-the-shelf wood.
The foldable three-pin plug by Royal College of Art graduate Min-Kyu Choi has won the Brit Insurance Designs of the Year Award. Choi’s design, which reinvents the traditional British plug, was announced as the overall winner of the competition at the Design Museum last night.
The highly anticipated Rolex Learning Centre by Japanese practice SANAA opens to the public on Monday, but the press got a preview today. Here’s a peek at SANAA’s most prestigious European project to date.
Crudo is a new collection of tableware that tries to find an expression for raw food culture. We spotted it at Maison & Objet in Paris earlier this month.
A 10-year survey of American design at the Cooper Hewitt, New York, highlights its commercial colours.
Pike Loop, a 22m-long wall at the corner of Pike and Division streets in lower Manhattan, was built on site by a robot called R-O-B, heralding a new era for brick construction.
“I want the objects to have a very good personality,” says product designer Luca Nichetto of a new collection of vessels called Essence.
“Non plus ultra” or “nothing further beyond” is the message integrated into the ornamental facade of Rafael de la Hoz’s Torres de Hércules in Cádiz in southern Spain.
Design Academy Eindhoven opened its graduation exhibition amid confusion over the resignation of its director Alexander van Slobbe after only nine months on the job.