Posts tagged as 'Art'

Thu 27.8.

Ekklesía Pavilion by Pink Intruder (ES)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 27.08.2015 - Tagged as: ,

Ekklesía Pavilion by Pink Intruder, image: Noel Arraiz

Ekklesía Pavilion by Pink Intruder, image: Noel Arraiz

Created for the annual Fallas festival in Valencia, Spain, the Ekklesía Pavilion by Pink Intruder is an installation made with cardboard tubes with a metallic appearance atop a mosaic made of 96,000 wooden pieces.

 

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Tue 18.8.

‘Fountain 2017′ by Bureau A for Common Ground (CH)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 18.08.2015 - Tagged as: , ,

'Fountain 2017' by Bureau A for Common Ground, photo: James Batten

‘Fountain 2017′ by Bureau A for Common Ground, photo: James Batten

Architectural office Bureau A has installed a marble pissoir in a Zürich West public space for the project Common Ground.

 

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Thu 13.3.

Caramel: Yasmin Müller at Cruise & Callas

Posted by Walter Phillips on 13.03.2014 - Tagged as:

Caramel: Yasmin Müller at Cruise & Callas

Caramel: Yasmin Müller at Cruise & Callas

The form of artist Yasmin Müller’s works reminds of furniture, more precisely objects to sit on, like chairs, armchairs or a chaise longue, but they’ve been stripped of their function.

 

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Tue 11.3.

‘3me2you1thing4sale’ by Horst Wittmann (DE)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 11.03.2014 - Tagged as: ,

'3me2you1thing4sale' by Horst Wittmann

‘3me2you1thing4sale’ by Horst Wittmann

Horst Wittmann’s solo exhibition at the Städtische Galerie Villingen-Schwenningen, Germany, entitled ‘3me2you1thing4sale’, focuses on the designer’s personal understanding of design and its social dimension.

 

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Preview: Anton Alvarez Solo Exhibition at Gallery Libby Sellers, photo: Gustav Almestål

Preview: Anton Alvarez Solo Exhibition at Gallery Libby Sellers, photo: Gustav Almestål

Swedish-Chilean artist/ designer Anton Alvarez’s Thread Wrapping Machine creates objects by binding the different components that go into making an object (legs, seat, back rest, etc.) together with thousands of meters of glue-coated thread. For an upcoming exhibition at Gallery Libby Sellers, Alvarez is investigating alternative possibilities with the machine.

 

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Fri 22.11.

‘Lucid Stead’ light art installation by Phillip K. Smith III (US)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 22.11.2013 - Tagged as:

'Lucid Stead' light art installation by Phillip K. Smith III, photo: Steve King

‘Lucid Stead’ light art installation by Phillip K. Smith III, photo: Steve King

Architect, artist Phillip K Smith III recently revealed his light based project, Lucid Stead, in Joshua Tree, California during what was expected to be a two day event for a handful of viewers – that turned into more than 400 people making the journey over two weekends. People from as far away as New York City and Canada traveled to the California High Desert to experience it.

 

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Thu 26.9.

‘Synthetic Nature’ by Vlad Tenu (UK)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 26.09.2013 - Tagged as:

'Synthetic Nature' by Vlad Tenu

‘Synthetic Nature’ by Vlad Tenu

London-based architect Vlad Tenu’s Synthetic Nature is a collection of prototypes conceived and created through holistic architectural design research into the genesis of form and space.

 

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'Megaphone' interactive urban installation by Moment Factory

‘Megaphone’ interactive urban installation by Moment Factory

Visitors to downtown Montreal explore the festive side of public speaking with ‘Megaphone’, an interactive art installation by Moment Factory. As participants speak into Megaphone, their voices are transformed, in real time, into images projected onto the façade of a University of Quebec in Montreal (UQAM) building, leaving their visual “footprint” on the urban landscape.

 

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