‘GRAFT’ Biodegradable Vegetable Resembling Utensils and Tableware

In the last few years, terms like „eco-friendly“, „recycling“, „biodegradable“ and „going green“ have become the buzz words in the news, technology, politics, marketing, retail… Green is the word on everybody’s lips. So, it comes as no surprise that product designer and graduate of a Swiss art school École cantonale d’art de Lausanne, Qiyun Deng …

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FINIS NEPTUNE WATERPROOF MP3 PLAYER

$125.00

There have been other waterproof MP3 players, but the new FINIS Neptune Waterproof Audio MP3 player is something else. It is a considerably superior upgrade of Finis’s previous product, SwiMP3 that has been around for five years already. The best aspects of the previous generation were used here as well, such as amazing sound quality …

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THE POD | GARDEN OFFICE BY ARCHIPOD

How many times did you think about how lovely it would be to work from home, but not get distracted by usual daily activities of your family members? Well, now you have that possibility with Archipod’s new project – a garden office called The Pod. The Pod is a portable office, which perfectly fits in …

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KITE PATCH | NON-TOXIC MOSQUITO REPELLING PATCH

There are many ways to keep yourself protected from mosquito bites, but none of them is as effective as Kite patch. This patch comes in various colors, such as red, white, purple, blue and yellow, so you can easily match it with your clothes, backpack, bicycle or any place where you want it to be. …

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Ceramic Speaker for Smartphones by Victor Johansson (VIDEO)

Victor Johansson has designed this amazing ceramic smartphone speaker that stylishly combines practicality and design. The designer said that the idea came from a key bowl – a place to keep your keys when you get home, so that you don’t have to look for them on your way out. The only difference is that …

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LightRails – New Look of a Demised Underpass by Bill FitzGibbons

Birmingham, Alabama is the place of this railroad underpass brought into the spotlight by Bill FitzGibbons, a sculptor and public artist who named the installation ‘LightRails‘. The underpass, though a very important gateway, used to be a deteriorated tunnel that was by no means inviting and seemed eerie and even dangerous, but the use of …

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STRANDBEEST | KINETIC ANIMAL SCULPTURES BY THEO JANSEN

By definition, kinetic art is art from any medium that contains movement perceivable by the viewer or depends on motion for its effect. Today, this term is used to describe three-dimensional sculptures that usually move unassisted or are powered by a motor. Dutch artist Theo Jansen’s awe-inspiring work comes under the first category. He describes …

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GLOBE CHAIR | BY MICHIEL VAN GADELDONK

Globe Chair was designed by Michiel van Gadeldonk, a Dutch student at the Design Academy in Eindhoven, The Netherlands. The entire project started as a portable chair, what Globe Chair is not. It is more of a learning project through which this talented and dedicated young designer tried to learn more about wood and metal. …

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BEFORE I DIE | BY CANDY CHANG (VIDEO)

New Orleans based artist Candy Chang has created one of the most involving community projects ever. Her project is called ‘Before I Die‘ and it gained popularity rather quickly. The basic idea is simple. It all started from painting an abandoned house in New Orleans with repeated unfinished sentence ‘Before I die I want to …

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Floating Umbrella Installation in the Streets of Agueda, Portugal

Agueda in Portugal is the setting for this wonderful installation by Sextafeira called Floating Umbrellas. This colorful creation is a part of the Agitagueda art festival. Due to the fact that the same idea was used last year this is the second time the streets of this town have been covered with loads of vivid …

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