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07/24/2017 at 17:03. Facebook
GVAL is a chair designed by Vanesa M. Serna. It transforms to adapt to different spaces — to be a compact chair, a lounge chair with an ottoman, or a low table or a shelf.

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GVAL is a chair designed by Vanesa M Serna It transforms to

This Transforming Chair has More Parts than Meets the Eye - Core77

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07/23/2017 at 22:46. Facebook
We love this dynamic solar mural by DAKU “Time Changes Everything,” in Delhi.
It was created as a part of St+art India, a local initiative that commissioned 25 international street artists last year.

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We love this dynamic solar mural by DAKU “Time Changes Everything ” in Delhi

DAKU Mounts Typography on Building Facade to Create Dynamic Mural Powered by the Sun

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07/22/2017 at 12:25. Facebook
Ayaz and Zameer Basrai from The Busride design studio are working on the most trendy interiors in India. "We are always thinking of ways to make people smile. Our approach can best be described as a set of longer iterative experiments in larger ideas,” says Ayaz.
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Ayaz and Zameer Basrai from The Busride design studio are working on

AD50 2017 Hospitality & Co: The Busride

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07/20/2017 at 13:58. Facebook
Iris van Herpen is a Dutch designer calling her own creations the “New Couture.” She is often considered to be the pioneer in using 3D printing as a garment and jewelry construction technique.
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Iris van Herpen is a Dutch designer calling her own creations the

Aeriform | Haute Couture | Iris van Herpen

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07/19/2017 at 17:50. Facebook
Have you seen the moss graffiti by Edina Tokodi and her creative studio Mosstika? Mixing art, real moss, grass and... public spaces Edina advocates sustainable living and draws attention to the deficiency of nature in daily life.

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Have you seen the moss graffiti by Edina Tokodi and her creative

Public Art

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07/18/2017. Facebook
The SenStone smart jewel is a wearable voice-to-text recorder. The intelligent gem
pairs with your smartphone via Bluetooth and instantly sends your voice notes to the app. And it has built-in memory so it can still be used without being connected. Learn more on the Kickstarter campaign.

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The SenStone smart jewel is a wearable voice to text recorder The intelligent gem

Senstone, Never Miss a Note Again

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07/17/2017. Facebook
The Plain House, the artist's residence, was designed by Wutopia Lab as a creative statement as well as a house to live and work in. The inner walls were painted gray, an ideal backdrop color for the owner's paintings. Yet, the living room is all red, with a singular skylight positioned in the corner of the ceiling — like the heart of the whole building.
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The Plain House the artist's residence was designed by Wutopia Lab as

Plain House / Wutopia Lab

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07/16/2017. Facebook
The Helmfon was designed by the Ukrainian agency Hochu Rayu Design Bureau to solve the noise-related issues for the employees of the open-space offices.
Helmfon functions as a large helmet that offers both noise-cancelling and privacy enhancing functionalities.

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The Helmfon was designed by the Ukrainian agency Hochu Rayu Design Bureau

Noise-Cancelling Helmets : Helmfon

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07/15/2017. Facebook
Have you seen any of these built already? Bridges for animals to safely cross freeways are appearing around the world.

Here is a new project by KILD architects, which won them the award in Yangjaegogae Eco-bridge Design Competition.

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Have you seen any of these built already Bridges for animals to

Lush Green Bridge Built to Give Wildlife a Safe Path Between Two Mountains

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07/13/2017. Facebook
The Royal Ontario Museum might be one of the largest museums in North America, but its architecture is still a subject of many debates. Michael Lee-Chin's "Crystal", a multimillion-dollar expansion to the old building, opened in 2007. Do you think it is innovative or ugly?

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The Royal Ontario Museum might be one of the largest museums in

Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) - Toronto.com

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07/12/2017. Facebook
This foosball table 'Pure' was designed by Alain Gilles. It has been designed in order to bring a sense of warmth for those moments of togetherness with the family. For sure, it is not something you will hide in your basement.
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This foosball table 'Pure' was designed by Alain Gilles It has been

THE PURE | Alain Gilles

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07/12/2017. Facebook
The best offices of our time might show the most vivid example of contemporary design: they mix the functional with stylish, the latest technology — with the cozy atmosphere. They turn the corporate spirit and the company image into a new form of storytelling. And become places which can not only be admired from an aesthetic point of view but simply… make us jealous. Let’ take a tour through... View more »
The best offices of our time might show the most vivid example

The best offices of the world – BE OPEN Future

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07/10/2017. Facebook
This ‘yellow teapot’ has been designed by Renault to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Formula 1. It pays homage to the high-powered RS01 racing car with black racing stripes and... its troubled turbocharged engine which sometimes arrived at the finish line with smoke and steam everywhere. [ Ow.ly Link ]
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This ‘yellow teapot’ has been designed by Renault to celebrate the 40th

renault celebrates 40th anniversary of formula 1 with yellow teapot tribute

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07/10/2017. Facebook
These Japanese bamboo vessels have been made using local traditions and techniques passed down from generation to generation. They are now on display at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The objects on display were created by the six artists who have been designated as ‘Living National Treasures’ in Japan.

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These Japanese bamboo vessels have been made using local traditions and techniques

Craftsmanship takes centre stage at The Met’s Japanese bamboo art exhibition

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07/09/2017. Facebook
Hainan Airlines created 'haute-couture' uniforms for their crew. Designed by Laurence Xu and inspired by traditional Chinese dress, the uniform is however updated for a modern look.

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Hainan Airlines created 'haute couture' uniforms for their crew Designed by Laurence

Chinese Airlines Creates Striking Haute Couture Uniforms For Its Crew - DesignTAXI.com

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07/07/2017. Facebook
This house in northern Israel has... 'cannabis walls'. It was designed by Tav Group for environmentally conscious artists' village. The bio-composite material, which is known as hempcrete, is a mixture of hemp hurds and hydraulic lime.

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This house in northern Israel has 'cannabis walls' It was designed by

Tav Group builds rural artist's house in Israel with "cannabis walls"

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07/07/2017. Facebook
Dani Clode, the Royal College of Art graduate, has created a prosthesis called 'Third Thumb'. What's most unique about it is the fact, it's not a replacement thumb for amputees, but a quite functional accessory for anyone. "The origin of the word 'prosthesis' meant 'to add, put onto', so not to fix or replace, but to extend," said Clode. "The Third Thumb is inspired by this word origin,... View more »
Dani Clode the Royal College of Art graduate has created a prosthesis

Controllable Third Thumb lets wearers extend their natural abilities

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07/06/2017. Facebook
Jonathan Brand always wanted his own motorcycle, but never managed to get one. So, the artist made one with the use of the open source 3D printers.

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Jonathan Brand always wanted his own motorcycle but never managed to get

artist 3D prints their own honda CB500 motorcycle

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07/04/2017. Facebook
Illustrator Christoph Niemann and creative director of The New Yorker Nicholas Blechman have published Conversations. It is a six-month project — an exchange of drawings and photographs via smartphones, a playful and smart narrative. The only rules for the project were that Nicholas used black ink and Christoph used blue.

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Illustrator Christoph Niemann and creative director of The New Yorker Nicholas Blechman

Christoph Niemann and Nicholas Blechman publish their visual conversations

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07/03/2017. Facebook
‘Candelier’ by Kevin Champeny, made up of 3,000 hand cast acrylic bears, is one big reminder to all of us that inspiration can be found anywhere around us.

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‘Candelier’ by Kevin Champeny made up of 3 000 hand cast acrylic

Kevin Champeny | Nearing the finish line on this behemoth. ...

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