The Contemporary Atmosphere Exhibition in Ze Art Gallery on September 4 to October 13
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Aug 28, 2012 / Furniture /
  A Young Belgian brand created by Jacques Gansberg, presented his furniture collection in the Contemporary Atmosphere exhibition in Ze Art Gallery in Paris. Crafted from a single piece of steel or aluminum, Jacques Gansberg and his collaborator, Olivier Jacmart's creations reveal their fascination  for flexibility and sensitivity of aluminum, as well as the strength of steel. They seek to understand the limitations, strengths and potential of these materials. Also discovered during the same exposure, were resin sculptures of the artist, Caroline Chicken. The Contemporary Atmosphere Exhibition will be held on the 4th of September ...
Disfatto Sofa by Denis Guidone for D3CO
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Aug 26, 2012 / Furniture /
  Presented in Milan this year is a sofa, Disfatto buxom, signed by Italian designer, Denis Guidone. Modular desire, Disfatto offers multiple combinations with natural and fits our requirements. What's more, it is a design accomplished in eco-design. The structure of the sofa is made of bamboo that is complemented by a foundation which dominate natural materials, such as natural latex and goose feather for stuffing, felt and linen for the liner side. Available in gray felt mixed linen fuchsia and green meadow, Disfatto is published by D3CO.  
New Collection of Furniture Signed by Charles Kalpakian for Dar en Art
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Aug 25, 2012 / Furniture /
  After the Moon lighting presented last year, the team of Dar en Art renews its confidence in Franco-Lebanese designer, Charles Kalpakian, who signs a collection for them including the furniture and lamps. There are 3 creations which can be found in the unique designer's influences from his Lebanese origins and modern lines. Alongside the Ahlan bench that invites "hospitality" and inspired Nour traditional lanterns, our favorite is the screen for Hawa, whose oblong shapes, minimalist desire, seem to have been shaped by the wind. A period decidedly dense, ...
Escale Digital: High-tech City Break by Mathieu Lehanneur for JCDecaux
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Aug 24, 2012 / Architecture /
  Winners of the call for proposals of the City of Paris is dedicated to smart furniture. This is the Escale Digital, a work for relaxation that is accessible to all. This is the work of Mathieu Lehanneur for JCDecaux. This is the first project of urban equipment developed by the French designer. The protective shelter in vegetated roof has been designed to be as beautiful as seen from the ground as a balcony. High-tech side, the wifi is required, but the space also has a large ...
Nature of Material by Bakery Design Studio for Cappellini
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Aug 23, 2012 / Furniture /
  We discovered the stool collection from NOM—the prototype last year at the Designer's Days at the remarkable exhibition Promise Design—dedicated to emerging designers in Israel. The collection has won since the Italian Cappellini who publish today. The concept: a series of stackable furniture that combines folding origami inspired rights and natural curves. Each piece is crafted from aluminum foil pre-laser cut and folded. With a final folding of the feet, the entire structure is stretched, which has the effect of generating the final shape of the ...
Archipelago: Candle Poetry by Florent Degourc
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Aug 22, 2012 / Furniture /
  We had to discover the designer Florent Degourc during the last edition of Milan with his suspension, Mr. F., edited by Metylos. He's back today with Archipelago, a project where one finds his poetic side. Wood (Beech) and blown glass are associated here to compose three islets topped photophores. A true modular home landscape inspired by the volcanic archipelago. As per Florent Degourc, "these islands erupted, silica compounds transformed by craftsmen, we bring to the links between the human environment and the resources it draws to ...
Coffee Table Tools: Thomas Merlin Design
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Aug 21, 2012 / Furniture /
  Presented last month at the Lyon Village creators, the Tools coffee table was presented. This is the brand's first collaboration with an external designer entreautre in the person of Thomas Merlin. Inspired by the world of hand tools, Table Tools provides, according to its creator, a true dialogue between solid wood and bent metal. Practically Tools mounts easily through the judicious use of three identical metal parts. Once assembled with the aid of nuts, the plate is created then fit over the feet of ash. The assembly ...
Rustic design: A cottage in the Ardennes
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  That exactly is a decorating style to my taste: Design in conjunction with nature, wood, natural shades and extraordinary decorative objects. This design is also found in the Swedish magazine, Vart Nya Hem. The photos were taken by Sven Everaert.
House Tour São Paulo by Pedro Useche
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Aug 19, 2012 / Dream Homes /
  A little Midcentury, much individuality, art and memorabilia give this building a special, amazing mixture. The house in São Paulo is owned by the architect Pedro Useche. As is appropriate for the profession, the house is of course designed himself, but also the furniture creations of Useche.    
House Tour in the Pyrenees
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Aug 18, 2012 / Dream Homes /
    The only thing you see in this picturesque property situated in the Pyrenees probably could criticize would be the availability in snow and icy conditions. On the other hand, the idea of ​​being snowed in here has a lot of charm. Note the open kitchen with views through the large windows of the Pyrenees. You would probably want to cook all day. This dream home was the design of architect Eduardo Cadaval & Clara Solà-Morales.