Adapt by Max Frommeld 2008 ©Max Frommeld

Adapt

Max Frommeld

Having just scooped up London’s Business Design Centre’s New Designer of the Year award, there is no need to go into any great detail about why DeTank feels this Ravensbourne College product design student is one to keep your eye on.

Our particular favourite is Frommeld’s ‘Adapt’ shelving system, an ingenious take on your good old garden-variety.

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Technicolor Bloom Installed at the Sliver Gallery, Vienna

Technicolor Bloom: Kaleidoscopic Form in Vienna

Brennan Buck, Rob Henderson, Studio Lynn

Technicolor Bloom is a kaleidoscopic architectural prototype built from 1400 uniquely cut, flat plywood panels.

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Design Overtime, Late night opening at the Design Museum, photographer Amelia Webb

Friday Late At The South Bank

11th July - 6pm until 10pm

South Bank
River Thames, London

The London Festival of Architecture and The Architecture Foundation are bringing together the cultural institutions along the River Thames for a special Friday evening event.

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Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec, étapes at Villa Noailles - Image courtesy of Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec

Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec, étapes

6th July - 21st Sept '08

Villa Noailles
Hyeres, France

The Bouroullec brothers' current show 'étapes' (steps) features an extensive selection of their products from recent years,including a few older pieces for good measure.

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Reallimited by Katharina Mischer 2008 - IM Design Academy Eindhoven - photography by Sander Lucas

Master Pieces

11th July - 9th August '08

droog at home
Staalstraat 7b, Amsterdam

As the grande finale to this year’s Design Academy graduation exhibition nine examinees of the IM Mastercourse have been invited to present their work at droog at home in Amsterdam.

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'The Moaster' by Freddie Yauner

Freddie Yauner "The Moaster"

As part of his 'Because We Can' series of domestic objects, Freddie Yauner has designed 'The Moaster', the highest popping toaster in the world.

His project aims to produce extreme or superlative products, using slogans such as 'the biggest, the best, the fastest', as a critique of the current state of design and consumerism.

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Freddie Yaunder's 'The Moaster', Outside toast popping, Trafalgar Square 2008

Freddie Yauner

The Highest Popping Toaster In The World - 'The Moaster'

Working on the premise that, "Everyone loves it when a toaster has a good pop to it," Freddie Yauner has created 'The Highest Popping Toaster in the World', or ‘The Moaster’ as the culmination of his 'Because We Can' series of domestic objects.

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Ross Lovegrove - ©Ross Lovegrove

Ross Lovegrove: The Power And Beauty Of Organic Design

Although egotistical at times, ok, most of the time - not often you hear someone liken their work to a “21st century Henry Moore” - Lovegrove certainly gets you thinking about design. While presenting biomimicry at its finest, the Welsh-born designer, one of the true pioneers of his field, lays out the bare boned facts of his philosophy on design.

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Scrap Chair by Graypants ©Graypants

Scrap Chairs

Jonathan Junker + Seth Grizzle of Graypants

Seattle-based Graypants have taken the cradle to cradle mantra to heart. By creating elegant pieces of sustainable furniture, from what most consider the refuse of our day to day lives, they have truly put into motion this idea of waste=food.

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I.D.'s Annual Design Review 2008 at Parsons Photo by Marty Heitner

I.D. 2008 Annual Design Review

10th July - 28th September '08

Parsons New School For Design
66 Fifth Ave. Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, New York.

This year Parsons New School of Design will present an exhibition of I.D. magazine's Annual Design Review.

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Moderme (Bite Me) Coffee Cup Lid by Chris Bowsher - Universty College Falmouth Product Design

New Designers 2008

10th July - 13th July '08

Business Design Centre,
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1

Discover bright new talent from architecture to animation, furniture to fashion, graphics to glass.

New Designers 2008 marks the emergence of the year’s brightest talents fresh from the UK’s leading design courses.

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'viktor' from ‘a recent history of writing and drawing’ by jürg lehni and alex rich, 2008

A Recent History of Writing and Drawing

9th July - 31st August '08

Institute of Contemporary Arts
12 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y

'A Recent History of Writing and Drawing' is an interactive exhibition which explores the creative potential of graphic technologies.

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Vico Magistretti Coffee Table

Vico MAGISTRETTI Coffee Table

Designer
Vico Magistretti, first edition by GAVINA

"CAORI" coffee table in its first appearance in 1962, manufactured by GAVINA, original label intact.

The classic "Caori" table was published in "New Furniture 10," Hatie and Kaspar, p. 98.

In wonderful condition, and in the rare light color of the first edition made by GAVINA for the designer.


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Light Blubs by Pieke Bergmans

Pieke Bergmans, Melted & Light Blubs

Pieke Bergmans talks to designguide.tv about 2 of her projects, Melted & Light blubs, which she presented during the Salone del mobile 2008. The Light Blubs are a series of crystal lamps, designed by Pieke Bergmans, in cooperation with Royal Crystal Leerdam. The lamps are all unique handcrafted crystal pieces, equipped with leds by Solid Lighting Design.

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Matlo by Doshi Levien - 1% Water

1% Water

29th June - 28th September '08

Art Centre Z33
Zuivelmarkt 33, B-3500 Hasselt, Belgium

1% Water aims to be a catalyst for change, reconnecting us physically and psychologically to water and helping us to shape a sustainable future.

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