Monthly Archives: February 2012

Polygon Heroes

This cool series is called Polygon Heroes. You can buy these and other prints here.

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Nomad – The Nordic Nomad Chair by Bjarke Frederiksen

“By processing techniques and knowledge in the interdisciplinary field of furniture and textile, I have created a contemporary piece of furniture that can carry a human and that a human can carry”, Danish designer Bjarke Frederiksen says about his Nomad. A bag and chair for the Nordic nomad.

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And Those Who Were Seen Dancing by Nietzsche

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WDCHelsinki2012: Kauko – The Café With (Bad) Remote-Controlled Design

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World Design Capital 2012 Helsinki wanted to make those not naturally interested in design aware that design is anything that makes things work better, that design is all around us every day, that design affects us all and that you can have an effect on it by sharing ideas on how to make things work better with the World Design Capital mobile application.

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Opel: Celebration

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I love the colors.

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Inner Message Ring by Jungyun Yoon

These Inner Message Rings, made of sterling silver or 14k gold, are designed by Jungyun Yoon.

A few years ago a Korean singer wrote a song about the sunburn mark that he found on his finger after he broke up with his girlfriend and removed a ring he had been wearing for a long time. This is the story that inspired Jungyun Yoon to make ‘Inner message’, a ring with hidden letters on the inside. Inner message is a ring that leaves an impression on the finger.

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Blinking

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Where It All Starts

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The Half Graffiti Hotel Room Inside the Au Vieux Panier Hotel in Marseille, France

Artist Tilt has created this half graffiti room aka the Panic Room inside the Au Vieux Panierhotel in Marseille, France. The unique hotel has five rooms which are redone annually by a different artist. In essence, they invite artists, graphic designers and painters into their rooms to create amazing and distinct atmospheres.

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Beautiful Illustrations by Peony Yip aka The White Deer

Such extremely beautiful illustrations by the Hong Kong-based artist Peony Yip aka The White Deer.

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LEGO Inspired Church Pavilion in Netherlands

This church inspired design was built in 2011 for the Grenswerk Festival, located in the town of Enschede, Netherlands.

LOOS.Fm was looking to create a space where festival attendees could gather and socialize, when the idea for this 65 foot tool LEGO inspired building was created. The concrete blocks that make up the building’s construction were painted in 5 primary logo colors to create a truly stunning structure.

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Comic Shelf by Oscar Nunez

This cool Comic Shelf is beautifully crafted in walnut veneer and MDF. It’s designed by Oscar Nunez – and will be perfect for your comic books.

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TED Talk: Kevin Allocca – Why Videos Go Viral

Kevin Allocca is YouTube’s trends manager, and he has deep thoughts about silly web video. In this talk from TEDYouth, he shares the 4 reasons a video goes viral.

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El Bocon – Empty Pages

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The Peruvian newspaper El Bocón, one of the countries leading sports newspapers, took a stand for peace in soccer violence. When a fan got killed in riots after a match, they removed all of the soccer news out of their newspaper. They left blank spots where the news was supposed to be.

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All I Own by Sannah Kvist

All I Own is a photo project by the Swedish photographer Sannah Kvist. Sannah got people to gather everything they own: furniture, records, computers, clothes, all piled up – in one photo.

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