A new kind of music instrument.
The current popularity of generative design processes in which designers use algorithms to create a variety of different outcomes, instead of focussing on one, definitive result is closely linked to the use of digital design tools. This development has changed our perception of design as the creation of the single author. What could happen when the approach fostered by digital generative designers would be applied to an analogue world? A world in which obsolete machines like hand-powered alarm clocks, walkman and mechanical toys take centre stage?
Las locas fuguritas de Mike Leavitt son siempre espectaculares, todas ellas, pero el mix que hace en la colección “Empire Peaks” se supera.
Os pongo la lista completa de los ultra-combos brutales que hace Leavitt,. Personajes de actualidad con algunos de los protagonistas de Star Wars: Che Guevara + Boba Fett, Chewbacca + Charles Darwin, Albert Einstein + R2-D2, Yoda + Mahatma Gandhi, Han Solo + Abraham Lincoln, Kim Jong + Jabba the Hutt, Princess Leia + Angelina Jolie, C3PO + Steve Jobs, Stormtrooper + Hillary Clinton, Martin Luther King + Luke Skywalker, Obi Wan Kenobi + Mandela, Ewok + Michael Jackson, Lando Calrissian + Barack Obama, Queen Amidala + Oprah Winfrey, Darth Maul + Mike Tyson, Sarah Palin + Emperor Palpatine, Aung San Suu Kyi + Princess Leia.
“A gentle reminder of what matters.”
Una sencilla, divertida y bonita manera de obligarnos a desconectar de nuestros teléfonos.
Passive amplifier for iphone made of ceramic. the form is designed to amplify and optimize the best sound output. the amplifier is based on a thin wooden frame that allows the object to float off the table. this in order to increase the vibration of the object and to optimize the emission of sound. designed for the iPhone is perfect for listening music without headphones, for audio conference to hear the person on the phone as live voice.
The Big Chop it’s a chopping board, but a very special one. It combines the beauty and hardness of dense wood with a handy iPad rest.
Hemos visto fundas de madera, de textura de mármol sobre plástico, hasta algunas simulando piel humana, galletas saladas, pizzas, hamburguesas y mil variantes raras más. Pero nos faltaba la de césped! Y no en una foto impresa sobre plástico, no no, los japoneses cuando hacen algo, lo hacen a lo bestia, imitando la hierba del Yoyogi Park de Tokyo.
P.A.C.O. is a digital loudspeaker manufactured in concrete and fir harmonic board. The body, heavy and amorphous, enhances the deepness of basses and the top in harmonic wood gives clearness to the trebles. It is a standing piece and can be placed on the desk or any other shelf. It offers wireless streaming via Bluetooth, so music from different sources (Smartphone, PC, MP3 player) can be played. Music can be controlled by gestural interface.
Mechanical Parts is a series of graphic connectors created by Robo Faber, an autonomous drawing robot determined to reproduce.
inFORM is a Dynamic Shape Display that can render 3D content physically, so users can interact with digital information in a tangible way. inFORM can also interact with the physical world around it, for example moving objects on the table’s surface. Remote participants in a video conference can be displayed physically, allowing for a strong sense of presence and the ability to interact physically at a distance.
Rock beats Scissors, Scissors beats Paper, Paper beats Rock.
Rock Paper Scissors is a game played between two computers. Like in the classic game, each computer runs its own random algorithm, choosing one of the three possible items. Connected by an ethernet cable, each computer plays its hand – the winning pc gets a point.
The Cybernetic Meadow Collection is a set of handmade objects that seek to reorient your relationship to consumer electronics in your home.
A series of 4 objects, in porcelain and wood. Created partly at the Manufacture Nationale de Sèvres, France.
The Ageless Objects series defines a new typology of objects more timeless and emotional, playing both on an archaïc and technologic identity. Inspired by the several properties of porcelain both very sensual and technical , they bring a kind of gentleness to everyday life ; a way to reinterpret household products into high regard and high quality objects.
The Libratone Loop is freedom of sound and versatile placement, wrapped in fine changeable Italian wool covers. Slim, stylish and wall-mountable, this circular beauty delivers attractive FullRoom audio on a variety of levels.
Pillow is designed to provide a dedicated and memorable resting place for your phone. Appearing as a soft form molded by the weight of a phone, the impression remains fixed when the phone is removed as the folds and indentations are cast from durable white gypsum cement.
Esto es trampa y diría que casi ilegal. ¿Sumar tecnología con madera, cuero y mármol? ¿Y se supone que no nos vamos a volver loquísimos y lo querremos todo?
Elephant Docks is a range of wooden screenprinted iPad + iPad Mini docks. Each one is limited to an edition of 20.
These little casted bronze cubes are designed to prevent cables from falling from your tabletop.
Simon Stålenhag retrata un futuro raramente cotidiano por la naturalidad con la que fluye todo lo que sale en sus pinturas.
No hay palabras para definir la admiración que les tengo a estos increíbles y talentosos artistas que se dedican a crear las figuritas de colección o juguetes, de películas, series, cómics, videojuegos, etc.
¿Para cuando un máster o cursos o ALGO para aprender a modelar así?
Komuro mainly creates sculptures. The theme is about myths of today or future, which one can find in the relationship between problems of modern society -such as energy, nation, food, economy, natural disaster, and human rights- and fluid culture of today.
The combination between utilitarian pottery and technology, make the Ceramic Dock the central point in your everyday life. You can charge all your mobile devices, hiding the usual mess of wires, so unaesthetic. The classic appearance of the tureen has been refreshed with the current colors.
Cuando uno pensaba que nada podía superar a la madera como material molón para un iPhone, va y aparece la funda Luna de Posh-Projects.
The Cube is a media system consisting of a large cube speaker and a small cube that acts as a remote control.
Fliike is the first physical Facebook Fan (or “Like”) counter specially designed for local businesses, public places or Marketing departments.