27 Jun, 2011
Markus Kayser – Sun Cutter Project from Markus Kayser on Vimeo. The Sun Cutter Project explores the potential of harnessing sunlight directly to produce objects. The machine is a low-tech, low energy version of a laser cutter. It uses pure sunlight, focused by a ball lens, to repeatedly cut programmed shapes...
26 Jun, 2011
Yesterday I went to check out the Portable book fair – Berlin. A long black cloth draped on the grass in Tempelhof (the former airport) marked the vitrine. The past few weeks the organizers had launched an open call to independent publishers and editors to come and set up a...
25 Jun, 2011
The Pop-Up Café is a temporary exhibition that took place last year from June 6 until August 2 at Meneer de Wit Gallery in Amsterdam. It was a place that looks and functions as a café. A place where you could socialize, drink coffee, experience art, read books & attend...
23 Jun, 2011
DESMOS is a set of stackable stools made of bent stainless steel rod designed to question the idea of bonding. The manufacturing process is spot welding, which blends both parts to fuse both sections of the material. This has been crucial to define the identity and the formal language of...
23 Jun, 2011
Helmo, the graphic design studio of Thomas Couderc Clément Vauchez.
22 Jun, 2011
The Portable Book Fair is an open call for independent publishers, artistic collectives, writers and the like to bring their own publications (books, fanzines, publications, object books, cartoons, etc.) to a certain public place where, all of a sudden, a book fair will emerge. The idea is simple: once a...
20 Jun, 2011
Wonderful series by American photographer William Hundley. More images at read more.
19 Jun, 2011
Behind the Zines introduces a cutting-edge selection of international zines and examines their role as a catalyst in the evolution of media and graphic design today. The book presents the broad range of existing zines that combine thought-provoking content with compelling design : from project-oriented portfolios and (pseudo) scientific treatises to...
18 Jun, 2011
Design office Overtreders W focuses on spacial design. I saw their project “Roof which goes up in smoke” on the DMY festival a couple of weeks back here in Berlin. It is an outdoor hang out, pick-nick or barbecue area and can host up to 40 people. A wood stove,...
16 Jun, 2011
Nicole Wermers isolates the sources of visual fascination in the surfaces of modern design and architecture. Dissociated from their primary context of use and consumption, these visual aspects are presented as source of fascination and purpose-free desire. As their original function, however, is still tangible as a more or less...
13 Jun, 2011
Just discovered Raf Vancampenhoudt, he is a Belgian graphic designer with a contemporary approach to graphic design. His work mainly consist of poster and book design for cultural events, lots more on his website.
10 Jun, 2011
Great feathered Artwork by Londen based Artist Kate MccGwire. The Artist’s statemet: “I gather, collate, re-use, layer, peel, burn, reveal, locate question, duplicate, play and photograph” Kate MccGwire’s practice probes the beauty inherent in duality, exploring the play of opposites – at an aesthetic, intellectual and visceral level – that...