Monthly Archive: January 2012

Tanum Karl Johan Bookstore Renovation 1 0

Tanum Karl Johan Bookstore Renovation by JVA

Norwegian architectural studio JVA has renovated the Oslo’s oldest bookstore Tanum Karl Johan located on the city’s main street. The project involved the full renovation which means completely tearing down the old interior and...

House in Chihuahua 1 0

House in Chihuahua by PRODUCTORA

Mexico City-based architectural practice PRODUCTORA has designed the House in Chihuahua. Located in the desert like northern region of Mexico, the house is a part of a golf club community. Following is a description...

Cityscape Coffee Table 1 0

Cityscape Coffee Table by Trevor Vaugh

Cityscape is a unique coffee table created by Dublin-based industrial designer Trevor Vaugh. The table offers built-in storage space for books and magazines. The storage compartments under the table top have different widths and...

The Next Chair 1 0

The Next Chair by The Design Division

Shane Talbot, Kieran Choy and Nicholas Kelly of Australian firm The Design Division have created The Next Chair. Here is a description from the designer, “The Next Chair was influenced in equal parts by...

Lean Oak Tables 1 0

Lean Oak Tables by Coordination

Berlin-based design studio Coordination has created the Lean Oak Tables. It is a modular table system composed of hexagonal boards. At least three boards are required to set up a proper functioning table. The...

Nepa Task Lamp 1 0

Nepa Lamp by Giles Godwin-Brown

Nepa Lamp is a unique two-dimensional lamp silhouette that seamlessly transforms into a fully functioning three-dimensional task lamp. Created by designer Giles Godwin-Brown, the lamp is made from birch plywood with stainless steel and...

Luso Lounger 1 0

Luso Lounger by James Uren

UK-based designer James Uren has created the Luso Lounger. It is a modern reinterpretation of the Chaise Lounge. The lounger comes with a footstool which makes it possible to use it in many different...

Snoopy Sofa 1 0

Snoopy Sofa by Iskos-Berlin for Versus

Copenhagen-based design studio Iskos-Berlin has created the Snoopy Sofa for Danish furniture company Versus. Following is a description from the producer, “We wanted to design a compact but comfortable “family” of sofas that harked...

Mantis Desk Lamp 1 0

Mantis Lamp by Böttcher+Henssler

Mantis is a simple desk lamp created by Berlin-based studio Böttcher+Henssler for Slovenian lighting company Vertigo Bird. The lamp is made from lightly stained maple and coated aluminum. the height of the lamp can...

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SCRW Stool by Manuel Welsky

German designer Manuel Welsky has created the SCRW Stool. Based on the principle of screwing, the design provides an easy way to adjust the seat height. The frame made from high-grade steel pipe creates...

Sticks Cabinet system 1 0

Sticks Cabinet System by Gerard de Hoop

Dutch designer Gerard de Hoop has created the Sticks Cabinet system for Castelijn. The cabinet system is composed of boxes in four different widths and four different heights, all standing on one leg. The...

Light within Light 1 0

Light within Light by Ryan Harc

New York-based design studio Ryan Harc has created the Light within Light. It is a floor lamp inspired by the traditional sliding doors in Korean homes. The lamp consists multiple panels repeated inside which...

Listen to your hands 1 0

Listen to your hands by Lee Sanghyeok

Listen to your hands is a unique desk concept created by Korean designer Lee Sanghyeok. The design concept explores our relationship with inanimate things we use in our daily life, like furniture. According to...

Slot Boks 1 0

Slot Boks by Thomas Jenkins

Norwegian designer Thomas Jenkins has created the Slot Boks. It is an open bookcase with an integrated cord that acts as a book end/divider. The simple design of the bookcase was inspired by the...