Posts from February 2013

Mon 18.2.

Frame Moooi Award 2013 Finalists Revealed

Posted by Walter Phillips on 18.02.2013 - Tagged as: ,

Lightweeds/UMNH Salt Lake City – Wall display by Studio Simon Heijdens Ltd

Lightweeds/UMNH Salt Lake City – Wall display by Studio Simon Heijdens Ltd

Publisher Frame and design brand Moooi have announced the 10 finalists for 2013’s Frame Moooi Interior Design Award. This year, the organizers received 861 submissions from a total of 71 countries. Finalists were selected by juror Jana Scholze, Curator of Contemporary Furniture and Product Design at London’s Victoria and Albert Museum. The selection process was anonymous: Scholze did not know the names or nationalities of the designs she reviewed.

 

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'Spin' stool by Daphne Zuilhof

‘Spin’ stool by Daphne Zuilhof

Daphne Zuilhof’s ‘Spin’, which means ‘spider’ in Dutch, is a foldable stool that unfolds like a spider’s legs, stretching outward and pivoting forwards and back.

 

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Sun 17.2.

‘Limousine’ sideboard by Fingal Designs (SE)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 17.02.2013 - Tagged as: ,

'Limousine' sideboard by Fingal Designs

‘Limousine’ sideboard by Fingal Designs

A patchwork of square tiles made of scrap board wood composed of wood shavings, MDF and Valchromat make up the surface of Fingal Designs’ ‘Limousine’ sideboard.

 

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Fri 15.2.

‘Berg’ clothes rack by Arash Eskafi (SE)

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'Berg' clothes rack by Arash Eskafi

‘Berg’ clothes rack by Arash Eskafi

Master ID student at Konstfack in Sweden, Arash Eskafi uses an iconic shape in an unexpected way, an iceberg as a clothes rack. “Create borders through your actions, throw your garments and build upon your own mountain of clothes.” says Eskafi.

 

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Thu 14.2.

‘Beams’ radiator by Studio Segers for Vasco (BE)

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'Beams' radiator by Studio Segers for Vasco

‘Beams’ radiator by Studio Segers for Vasco

At its core, Studio Segers’s ‘Beams’ radiator has a timeless architectural quality, but over time both the appearance and the functionality can be refreshed thanks to a series of clever interchangeable accessories.

 

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‘Pebble’ stackable bowls by Oki Sato for Italesse (IT)

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'Pebble' stackable bowls by Oki Sato for Italesse

‘Pebble’ stackable bowls by Oki Sato for Italesse

The smooth but imperfect shape of a pebble was the inspiration for ‘Pebble’, a series of three stackable bowls by Oki Sato, founder of Nendo studio, for Italesse.

 

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Wed 13.2.

‘Monolink’ chair by Martin Ballendat for Casala (NL)

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'Monolink' chair by Martin Ballendat for Casala

‘Monolink’ chair by Martin Ballendat for Casala

Martin Ballendat’s ‘Monolink’ for Casala is the first one-piece chair which can be stacked. Created for a growing demand for practical solutions in a variety of furnishing areas, Monolink is a robust, flexible system that’s also comfortable and can be fully recycled.

 

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'Levels' lamp by Form Us With Love for One Nordic

‘Levels’ lamp by Form Us With Love for One Nordic

The stacked metal ‘Levels’, a lamp by Swedish studio Form Us With Love, collapses to less than a third of its size fulfilling design brand One Nordic’s motto of “shipping as little air as possible”.

 

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