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  • Insect-shaped flower vases

  • The insect-shaped vases by Israeli artist and designer Ohad Benit are crafted from glass residues that become a one-stem flower vessel. Combined with brass wire they take on shapes that recall the world of insects, resembling the movement of grasshoppers or locusts. The ephemeral result is a representation of Benit[...]
  • Stusu: rent an atelier around the world

  • Need a creative studio for a short period of time? Stusu is the first platform for artist studio sublets around the world. With tempting prices that range from 4 to 40 dollars of rent per day, you might find yourself at ease within the familiar environment of an artist's atelier. You own a pretty studio but you liv[...]
  • Made Labs in Syracuse, Sicily

  • Under the theme “Authenti-City (or the Unesco paradox)” the 2017 Made Labs in Syracuse work at the intersection of design, art, craft, and local cultural traditions. The eight days of workshops and lectures are conceived as a platform for discussion on the future of cultural heritage from both an architecture and d[...]
  • Operæ design fair, call for entries

  • 22 September is the deadline to apply for the eight edition of Operæ, the indipendent design fair that takes place from the 3rd to the 5th of November at Lingotto Fiere in Turin, Italy. The fair presents a well-structured picture of the international contemporary and collectible design scene, with its two sections [...]
  • 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[...]
  • 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[...]
  • New funky carpets by Jiwonxkim

  • We know her for the Salamandrian funky carpets, a collection on endangered animals turned into hand-tufted pieces, with salamanders, toads, chameleons, sea lions to seaweeds. This year South Korean designer Jiwonxkim presented the Eccentric Garden at SaloneSatellite 2017, a whole new range of colorful carpets, insp[...]
  • CROZ: do-it-yourself digital camera

  • Far from complex camera features and functions, CROZ is a Do-It-Yourself digital camera designed for the simple action of recording images and having fun. Created by Taiwanese Paper Shoot and Macau’s designer brand Hylé Design Macau, this ultracompact camera features only two bottons and a switch for photo effects [...]
  • Happy textiles by Yuri Himuro

  • Yuri Himuro studied textile design in Japan and Finland. She creates pieces that search for surprise and interaction between textiles and people. The Satoyama Snip-Snap Series shown at SaloneSatellite 2017 let visitors snip and snap the textile using a pair of scissors to customize the design, as an ongoing process[...]
  • Salone Days: soft shelves

  • At the SaloneSatellite 2017, dedicated to young design talents, Taijiro Ishiko showcased wooden parametric soft shelves that can easily hold fruit or anything else. The project was one of the finalist of the Satellite Award. The form of the surface changes depending on the weight and shape of placed object. This wa[...]
  • Salone Days: We R Food

  • A restaurant, fine food and four designers: the historical restaurant ‘Rigolo’, situated in the Brera Design District, Milan, presents We R Food. The project was created from the fusion of traditional Italian cuisine with the world of design: Vito Nesta, Martinelli Venezia, Elena Salmistraro and Zanellato Bortotto [...]
  • The internet tower

  • Norwegian designer Benjamin Valand created the internet tower, an installation that reflects and represents the amount of information that is taken from us. "When you are browsing the web, advertisers collect information about you, and each second they collect around 1.5 megabytes" he explains. "1.5 megabytes is almo[...]