we+ recycles styrofoam waste into dark, monolithic furniture

we+ simplifies recycling processes with styrofoam furniture   Following the debut of their Urban Origin collection with the Haze copper wire series, contemporary Tokyo-based design studio we+ returns with the second series of the collection, Refoam. Giving form to new perspectives and values through the design project, Refoam presents recycled styrofoam furniture pieces, including tables, stools and […]

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olson kundig completes ‘caddy shack’ in austin, texas

the ‘caddy shack’ house nestles atop a challenging terrain   A home for a former professional golfer overlooking Austin, Texas, ‘Caddy Shack’ by Olson Kundig elegantly navigates the constraints of its challenging site. From the main entrance at the top of the hill, the landscape drops away almost immediately, morphing from a suburban neighborhood to a steep, rocky […]

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meyer manx reimagines iconic 60s dune buggy as modern EV

nostalgia, electrified   In 1964, Californian engineer, artist, boat builder, and surfer Bruce Meyers utilized his expertise to create the first fiberglass dune buggy, sparking a fad for off-road riding. Called the Meyers Manx, the groundbreaking creation became an icon for both its playful design and its astounding performance. The vehicle dominated dune races in its day, […]

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‘the metamorphosis of beautiful bodies’ by kumi kaguraoka

‘the metamorphosis of beautiful bodies’ by kumi kaguraoka    Just like physical strength, intelligence, and property, beauty standards have always been deeply rooted in power and survival. Taking this statement as the starting point of her new project, artist Kumi Kaguraoka presents ‘The Metamorphosis of Beautiful Bodies,’ poignant commentary investigating how the human body has […]

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‘the metamorphosis of beautiful bodies’ by kumi kaguraoka

‘the metamorphosis of beautiful bodies’ by kumi kaguraoka    Just like physical strength, intelligence, and property, beauty standards have always been deeply rooted in power and survival. Taking this statement as the starting point of her new project, artist Kumi Kaguraoka presents ‘The Metamorphosis of Beautiful Bodies,’ poignant commentary investigating how the human body has […]

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dassault systemes exemplifies eco-design with e-flow air purifier-plus-light

tony parez-edo martin x dassault systemes’ e-flow air purifier   If the COVID-19 pandemic taught designers one thing, it is the importance of working from home and the ability to collaborate online, exchange and share ideas, and maintain business continuity. With the world opening up again, family and friends are mixing together and being welcomed […]

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