Dreyfuss Special from Uncle Oswald is My Hero

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Jinsop Lee and Justin Kim endured two years in the army without killing anybody.In between all the toilet scrubbing and not killing of anybody the two of them hatched a grand plan to one day start a design company.

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Recycle/Sustain at 100% Design by Tom Wright

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There has always been a battle for sustainability. Change versus convenience; comical mini-diatribes against The Guardian; or just swearing at the recycling men because, apparently, that’s the wrong type of plastic. The war is fought on many fronts and while sustainability may be winning hearts and minds, it is not shooting down any carbon-spewing planes just yet.

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design artist shawnsoh – tree bookshelf

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The bookshelf of a house is no longer just big rectangular furniture. It can make an excellent object d’art of a house as books become flowers of the bookshelf and parts of a tree by just being put and stacked in the shelf.

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Modernologies: Contemporary Artists Researching Modernity and Modernism Through to17th January 2010

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Isa Genzken. Oil XI, 2007. Installation view, German Pavilion, 52nd Venice Biennale. Suitcases, stuffed owls, plastic material, paper, lacquer, metal. Variable dimensions. Courtesy Goetz Collection, Munich. Photo by: Jan Bitter © Isa Genzken, 2009.
Few people were able to see Window Blow Out. The year was 1976, and the Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies in New York was presenting the show Idea as Model, featuring new utopian proposals then being put forward by leading US architects of the day. The night before the opening, though, Gordon Matta-Clark borrowed an air gun from the artist Dennis Oppenheim and shot out the windows in one of the exhibition spaces. In the casements of these he then proceeded to mount photographs of housing projects in the South Bronx, whose windows had been smashed by the tenants themselves. These photographs that document Matta-Clark’s most outstanding work, are now included in the collective exhibition Modernologies. Contemporary Artists Researching Modernity and Modernism.
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Manifesto Design Exhibit through to October 31st October

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Dispelling the age-old adage that “the end justifies the means,” the Italian exhibit Manifesto instead embraces the ideology that “getting there is half the fun,” displaying the works of 13 successful designers and the process involved in achieving their final product.
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Weinerchaise Edition 01/15 from andy martin workshop

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Colour/Region : Sandown Red from the midlands
Type: 192 imperial bricks
Structure: Hard bond resin with internal reinforcement
Process: Hand carved and shaped
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Anthony Leyland -Manifold 2

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Manifold 2 is the result of a mathematical game to create a coffee table from a square sheet of material, by cutting and bending alone, with no other components. It is a process which, in spite of its constraints, permits a limitless number of solutions.

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Dick van Hoff – Elements at Libby Sellers through to October18th

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The Garage, North Terrace. South Kensington, London. SW3 2BA
With new commissions and works created specially for this London exhibition, Dick van Hoff will create a spectacular installation in the old Garage in North Terrace, South Kensington as part of the London Design Festival and Frieze Art Fair for 2009.

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protractor doorwedge from OFFCUT design

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doorweges made from discarded laminate and Oak. Based on a 180° protractor, each wedge depicts a different section showing their 12° angle.

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Cute: Masako Sugar and her Mushroom Hooks

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During the rainy season, it’s very humid in Japan. One day I found a moldy wall in my room. I was worried that maybe mushrooms may appaear. But at the same time, I imagined how funny mushrooms could be growing on the wall.

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yura kim: bubblecandy lights at 100% design london

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Designer yura kim is presenting her bubble candy lights at this year’s 100% design london.

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Keel series by Oscar Narud

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Norwegian designer Oscar Narud of OKAY Studio has a collection of furniture inspired by the keels on sailing boats .The collection, called Keel, is composed of two tables and a set of stools.

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Sofa Dress by Design Studio Maezm

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About Sofa Dress

‘sofa-dress’ is a job of space design and a suggestion of furnituredesign. The act of putting on the clothes of the “sofa” on the existingchair in itself makes the previous object become a little more cushiony furniture and it also can achieve an intention as a unified space with the same cuticles

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A Pile Of Suitcases from Maarten De Ceulaer

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“Leather Collection” for Nilufar Gallery  from : www.maartendeceulaer.com

Vision on design

His designs are mostly based on one strong, simple and pure concept. With his objects he tries to bring comfort, beauty and enjoyment in people’s lives. He wants to surprise, create emotions, or give a subtle wink.

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CUTE: Fatina printed Doll from Chocolate Rain

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About Prudence & Chocolate Rain Jewelery & Designs

Graduated in Fine Arts, Prudence Mak pursued her dream as a fashion and accessories designer. Chocolate Rain was named after her first collections of accessories made of Jade, crystals & precious stones, recycle materials, handcrafted into multi layers of wireworks in limited edition.

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