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  • An archive of (cool) things

  • Thngs is a digital “archive of things”, a simple tool for the preservation and structuring of data about physical things. As the founders describe it, Thngs is a “Noah’s ark for the tangible world”. Structured in a simple way that can help in cross searching, each object is photographed in many different angles, sh[...]
  • Memories Objects by Mad Lab

  • Memories Objects is a design collection produced by Mad Lab, a design editor based in Madrid, where several designers collected dreamy images and translated them into fine craft wooden objects. Vicent Martínez is inspired by Timbuktu, the Sub-Saharan African city whose original buildings of an ancient traditions tr[...]
  • Skyline Chess, New York edition

  • Skyline Chess is a London based company founded by two local designers, Ian Flood and Chris Prosser. Taking iconic architecture from some major cities they reimagined it as pieces on a chessboard. It all started with London’s iconic buildings, and today a kickstarter campaign is fundraising the New York edition. Ia[...]
  • 275 trees in one urban bench

  • German company Green City Solutions released an urban bench that occupies 3.5 sqm and whose moss panel produces valuable oxygen and cools the surrounding air, just like 275 urban trees can do. Moss is protected by plant coverage and binds particulate matter, nitrogen oxides and CO2. CityTree has integrated IoT tech[...]
  • A school branded by Menta Picante

  • Menta Picante is a branding design studio based in Guadalajara, México, that has rebranded Leap, a school that releases courses for people who are still in high school and have the intention to learn about programming.  "Our task was to develop the concept of identity, which has the premise of being fresh to attrac[...]
  • 7 Canadian themed restaurants

  • If you happen to be in Canada, try out one of the new themed restaurants in Montréal, Toronto or Vancouver. Once passed the entrance door you will be teleported into exotic places far from Northern America. Be it nostalgia for warmer spots and good food, the result is quite impressive for it's accuracy in proposing[...]
  • Listen to ancient music in dramatic settings

  • If you happen to be in Rome and surroundings this summer, don’t miss the unique opportunity to dive into spectacular architectures, listening to live ancient music. As part of the Art City 2017 program, “In Musica” – curated by Cristina Farnetti – opens some of the most beautiful museums and archeological sites to [...]
  • Pigalle basketball court in sunset gradient

  • In 2015 a colorful basketball court appeared between a row of buildings in the 9th arrondissement in Paris. It was a geometrical composition of reds, yellows, blues and whites. Designed by Ill-Studio for French fashion brand Pigalle – founded by Stephane Ashpool – it now comes back with a new makeover in collaborat[...]
  • A new library for Baghdad

  • A library for Baghdad is the second chapter of the project 168:01 launched on Kickstarter to remodel the library at the College of Fine Arts at the University of Baghdad. Since 2016, Wafaa Bilal has been working on 168:01 – a project supported by the global community to help the College of Fine Arts at the Univers[...]
  • Constructivist playground

  • The Constructivist playground by Zupagrafika pays homaege to one of the best known Russian avant-garde movements. It allows to shape an avant-garde community with geometrical forms inspired by some of the seminal examples of Russian constructivist architecture erected between the early 1920s and mid 1930s, like the[...]
  • Palladian Facade Generator

  • For Palladio enthusiasts, the Palladian Facade Generator is a fun gadget to add to the collection. Paul McCann (Dampfkraft) designed a virtual tool that automatically generates Palladian images that combine some common elements in his architectures: columns, porticos, timbers and stairs. The source is written in Li[...]
  • The radical tribal jewelry of Joanne Tan

  • Forget about classical earrings necklaces and rings, jewelry designer Joanne Tan wants you to express your true self with conceptual pieces that talk about desires and perceptions. Her collection called “Not your average beauty” is a series of handmade facial ornaments inspired by radical tribal jewelry. Graduate a[...]