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Sebastian Herkner looked to the dusted surface of Turkish delight when designing this collection of frosted glass side tables for German brand Pulpo. Read more
composed of serving plates and containers, the formafantasma pigmento range for nude emphasizes the craft of mouth-blown glass with episodes of brightly colored explosions.The post formafantasma intersperses vivid color pigments for nude glass collection appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Back in 2011, we brought news of a stunning MIDI controller called the Emulator that promised to bring the club DJ out of the dark corner and take center stage. The company behind the transparent multi-touch system has now dispensed with the metal legs and gone all-glass for the gloriously stylish XG touch controller...Continue Reading See-through, all glass touch display promises to add wow
Carlo Ratti Associati (CRA) has taken a novel approach to designing a new factory and HQ for Italian tomato firm Mutti. The project features a visitor's center with walls made from glass tomato sauce jars – tomatotecture, if you will – as well as a terrace allowing the public to watch the tomatoes being processed. ..Continue Reading Tomato factory to feature walls made from glass tomato sauce
Architect Steven Holl has completed an exhibition and performance centre for Virginia Commonwealth University, which has been captured by Dutch photographer Iwan Baan. Read more
the factory projects outwards into the countryside through semi-transparent walls, each of them built using thousands of tomato-sauce glass jars. The post carlo ratti imagines mutti’s parma headquarters using thousands of tomato-sauce glass jars appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the building serves as a public community center, providing free support for people living with cancer as well as their family and friends. The post steven holl opens maggie’s centre in london with translucent glass façade appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
New York designer Bec Brittain has referenced the shapes of ancient Japanese helmets in a glass and bronze lamp, which she presented at this year's Design Miami fair. Read more
Imagine if your car's windshield glass could turn from being clear to reflective, when the car was parked in the hot sun. Or perhaps if there were rooftop panels that reflected unwanted solar heat in the summer, but turned clear to let it in, in the winter. Well, such things may soon be possible, thanks to a new liquid-activated "smart glass" being developed at the University of Delaware...Co
With blinds and curtains in front of our windows, we usually have to choose between light and privacy, but inching ever closer to reality is "smart glass," which can toggle its opacity as needed. Electricity is usually the trigger, but now a University of Pittsburgh team has developed a new type of glass that can switch between hazy and clear in seconds – just add water...Continue Reading "Na is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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