Posts Tagged ‘Design’

Animal Pocket Knives

Sunday, August 19th, 2012

The Animal Pocket Knife combines the idea of a Swiss Army Knife and a jungle safari in Africa. Found at YouTube from dsuhami.

Surreal Salvador Dali Party

Sunday, May 20th, 2012

A 1941 newsreel reporting on Surrealist artist Salvador Dali, who designed and hosted a party held in the Bali Room of the Hotel Del Monte, Monterey, California; a fund raiser to help European artists displaced by WWII. Found at YouTube from longtimers.

Ice Cube: Your Guide To The Architecture Of The Eames

Monday, April 23rd, 2012

Ice Cube describes the modern, green and resourceful building design of Charles and Ray Eames: Visionaries of connecting nature and structure. Found at YouTube from pacificstandardtime.

Artistic Ceramic iPod Speaker

Friday, March 16th, 2012

The MegaPhone speaker amplifies the music from your iPhone or iPod touch through simple design. The ceramic “passive” speaker requires no energy and looks like a piece of post-modern sculpture. Found at Vimeo from Racoon Studio.

450 Square Foot Origami Apartment

Saturday, February 18th, 2012

In 2005, third-grade-teacher Eric Schneider bought as big as an apartment as he could afford in Manhattan. He paid $235,000 for a 450-square-foot studio with a tiny kitchen.

Then he let architects Michael Chen and Kari Anderson of Normal Projects design a way to pack more density into his small space. Found at YouTube from kirstendirksen.

Timelapse: Man-Made Spider Web

Wednesday, January 4th, 2012

The Viennese/Croatian design collective builds spider webs out of packing tape. Found at Fast Company.