BLACKSHEEP DESIGN HYUNDAI CARD COOKING LIBRARY IN SEOUL

 

London based specialist F&B design studio, Blacksheep has just completed work on The Cooking Library in Seoul, for Hyundai Card (HC), one of Korea’s largest credit card companies.

HC have conceived the Hyundai Card Libraries, as a series of four inspirational spaces designed to provide an ‘analogue’ antidote to the fast pace of city life in the digital age and to stimulate meaningful and inspiring experiences in everyday life. Each of the Libraries touches on the refined knowledge of various lifestyles, covering realms of Travel, Music, Design and Cooking, the last Library in the series. Continue reading BLACKSHEEP DESIGN HYUNDAI CARD COOKING LIBRARY IN SEOUL

OEO Studio designs new furniture collection for HBF that combines Danish minimalism with American craftsmanship

Copenhagen-based design practice OEO Studio has collaborated with American furniture company HBF to create elegant and timeless handcrafted furniture collections comprising the Simple Writing Desk and Essens series of chairs and stools.

The new collections combine OEO Studio’s modern Danish design values and HBF’s timeless American craftsmanship, culminating in a unified, contemporary and timeless look. Continue reading OEO Studio designs new furniture collection for HBF that combines Danish minimalism with American craftsmanship

THE SKATEROOM LAUNCHES NEW DECKS IN COLLABORATION WITH THE BEYELER FOUNDATION AT ART BASEL 2017

 

WEDNESDAY 14 JUNE – Cutting-edge contemporary art brand The Skateroom is delighted to announce the launch of a new collection of decks as part of an on-going collaboration with The Beyeler Foundation during Art Basel 2017. This exciting partnership will see one of its limited edition collections, with the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, go on display.

THE STATEROOM

 

UNION SQUARE CAFÉ BY DAVID ROCKWELL

 

Portable Network Graphics imageNew York restaurateur, Danny Meyer, entrusted architect-designer and regular customer, David Rockwell, to preserve the familiarity of his first restaurant, the original Union Square Café (USC) when it relocated to new premises after 30 years from its home on 21 East 16th Street.

Credited with helping revitalise the neighbourhood, ‘USC’ is beloved for its quirky, comfortable charm and dishes featuring ingredients sourced from the neighbouring Union Square Greenmarket. In addition to maintaining all of the charm of the original restaurant, Meyer didn’t want to lose that proximity to the market on relocating and looked at more than 25 spaces in the neighbourhood before settling on the new location at East 19th Street and Park Avenue South. Continue reading UNION SQUARE CAFÉ BY DAVID ROCKWELL

SALONE DEL MOBILE 2016

World’s most important furniture design event in Milan is coming! From 12 to 17 April, Salone del Mobile 2016 will marks 55th edition. Milan Design Agenda gives you all information you need to enjoy this event. Eurocucina, Salone del Mobile, Salone del Bagno…The week-long program brings forth special events, exhibitions and product presentations, where everyone who’s anyone on the international furniture and manufacturing scene comes together to observe and get-in-tune with the latest industry developments. Salone del Mobile 2016 is the place where new furniture products are launched annually, and is the must-see sectoral appointment every year, continuously reaffirming Milan’s role as the capital of design.

WAN Future Projects Education Award 2015 Winner Announced: OSPA Arquitetura e Urbanismo winners for their UFCSPA Campus Igara project in Canoas, Brazil

OSPA Arquitetura e Urbanismo won the WAN Future Projects Education Award 2015 for their outstanding work on the UFCSPA Campus Igara project in Brazil.

The winner was chosen from a shortlist of six high calibre international projects by WAN judges, who also wished to make special mention of one of the other shortlisted projects: NAC Architecture’s school project in Seattle, Hazel Wolf K-8, which came an extremely close second. Continue reading WAN Future Projects Education Award 2015 Winner Announced: OSPA Arquitetura e Urbanismo winners for their UFCSPA Campus Igara project in Canoas, Brazil

Tama Table – Winner of the Wallpaper* Design Award 2016

Every February Wallpaper* – a leading international lifestyle magazine – presents its design awards for exceptional achievements in architecture and interior, fashion and beauty, travel and media.

The occasional table Tama by EOOS received the Wallpaper* Design Award 2016 in the category “Best Lair”. The Wallpaper* jury was impressed: “In terms of shape, Tama is reminiscent of sculptures by Alexander Calder.” Walter Knoll has been awarded this coveted prize in the past: in 2013 for the sofa Gordon and in 2015 for the Jaan bed.

To find out more about this and all other award winners, take a look at the current February issue of Wallpaper* (no. 203) or go to www.wallpaper.com. Be inspired.

WALTER KNOLL

AIA|LA Announces 2014 Design Award Winners

AIA Los Angeles (AIA|LA) announced the 2014 Design Awards winners Wednesday evening, October 29, 2014. The program included executives in the Los Angeles Arts Community such as the Getty Center’s CEO James Cuno and the Hammer Museum’s Director, Ann Philbin.

This year marked AIA|LA’s grand return to Downtown Los Angeles, with the Design Awards being held at three historic Downtown Los Angeles venues: the Bradbury Building, the Million Dollar Theater and Grand Central Market. A pre-reception cocktail party kicked things off at Francis Krahe & Associates’ 5th floor offices inside the Bradbury Building. Guests then proceeded to the Million Dollar Theater for drinks and the ceremony. Continue reading AIA|LA Announces 2014 Design Award Winners

Fulton Center by Grimshaw

205b7e1a5824428a8e6b2e4a68be2eeaSituated in the heart of Lower Manhattan, MTA’s Fulton Center is designed to be a catalyst for the redevelopment of the area. Handling an average of 275,000 passengers per day and linking eight subway lines, the station complex is one of New York City’s busiest underground transit interchanges. Continue reading Fulton Center by Grimshaw

Crest Installation for ME by MELIA at the V&A Museum for London Design Festival

photo by Luke Hayes

photo by Luke Hayes

Crest is an experimental sculpture that tests new design and construction technologies applied to a material of minimal thickness; investigating the relationship between formal arrangement and structural performance. Designed as a temporary installation which will remain at the V&A during the London Design Festival, Crest will then be taken to Dubai to be installed at the ME Dubai hotel. Continue reading Crest Installation for ME by MELIA at the V&A Museum for London Design Festival