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A Chair with Four Possibilities
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Sep 13, 2012 / Furniture /
  Taiwan was featured in the latest edition of Maison & Objet. Art, craft, design, this is an opportunity to discover the many facets of the local creation. Marked on this space, the Benches chair did not leave the visitors indifferent. The concept: an evolutionary and functional piece that that can transform into a bench or coffee table. Homer seems to have made this one of its modularity trademarks. Reflected in other parts of the collection as Diamond, in turn chair and chaise longue next positioning, or Cross, a ...
Mediterranean Interior Design Ideas: A house in Brazil
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  This house in Brazil, more precisely in Trancoso, is just right for a home visit today. It has a very rustic Mediterranean atmosphere, and the rooms have been decorated in white with dark wood. The special highlights are the sinks in the bathroom and the bedroom, which are really fantastic. For fans of a rustic and modern country style, you will find here a couple of good interior design ideas. The house previously belonged to ceramist, José João Calazans, which was then sold to Tierry Moriceau of ...
Hook Sticks by Benedict Deneufbourg for Normann Copenhagen
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Sep 07, 2012 / Furniture /
  This is the side of the roof architecture, including the game geometry formed by the beams that intersect. This inspiration of Hook Sticks is by the Belgian designer, Benoît Deneufbourg, for Normann Copenhagen. The simple assembly of three sticks reveals a functional and aesthetic piece, which offers various possibilities of use. Available in natural oak or black, Hook Sticks is discovered on the stand of the Danish editor at the Maison & Objet fair. Indicative price: 20 euros a pair.
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 ...