An auction to raise money for (Red) — the Bono led charity that supports the fight against AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria — will be hosted on the 28th of November, curated by Apple’s Jony Ive and Australian designer Marc Newson
“I first picked up a blow torch when I needed to repair a vintage motorcycle,” explains Tom Dixon “That’s when I discovered I loved welding as much as I loved motorbikes.”
20 of the world’s best architects & designers present their unique dolls’ houses in an exhibition & auction ( 11th Nov, 2013 ) at Bonhams in aid of KIDS charity ( UK )
The Round Shower takes the special elements of Vola’s design language as its starting point to create an entirely new product.
It plays with existing lines to produce a fresh and aesthetically-pleasing geometrical form.
The Round shower is effortlessly elegant
Autopsy On a Dream, a controversial and provocative BBC film about the building of the Sydney Opera House, directed by John Weiley in 1968 and thought to be lost for 45 years, will have its first Australian television screening on Sunday 20th October, 9.25pm
The movie Design is One is ….. a love letter about modern design and the Vignelli’s 50 year marriage.
A recent exhibition at Palais de Tokyo, Paris, traced the origins and legacy of Chanel’s classic perfume, Chanel No. 5.
Through photographs, books, diverse objects and works by the artist friends of celebrated French fashion designer Gabriele “Coco” Chanel (1883-1971), the show reveals the inspirations and influences that led to the creation of the iconic fragrance as well as her timeless fashion creations.
The 2013 Whits sofa collection by Minotti introduces an innovative and highly architectural concept: the sofa appears to be constructed by overlaying perfectly balanced shapes; the result is aesthetically pleasing elegance, married to an extremely functional purpose.