ITSLIQUID ARCHIVE - DESIGN

Daniel Jo | Korean Ceramic…

Design | March 29, 2013

Daniel Jo, Osulloc Tea Cup. Porcelain, Various glazes. 2011 Daniel Jo | Korean Ceramic Designer Daniel Jo is a comtemporary Korean ceramic brand and the designer’s name. Based on 10 years of studying Korean traditional art and craft, Daniel’s work has an unique structural feature that capture beauty of Korean nature. Read more


Folded Light Art + Design…

Design | March 26, 2013

Seven Star, cotton paper and LED light by Folded Light Art + Design Folded Light Art + Design | Cotton Paper Lights With a mathematically complex design and a very high level of craftsmanship, Jiangmei Wu‘s unique, sensuous lights illuminate a room through amazingly complex and original forms that reinvent the role of lighting in […] Read more


EMAMIDESIGN

Design | March 21, 2013

TONWLT SL PRO, audio guide with anodized aluminium cas EMAMIDESIGN The Berlin based design studio Emamidesign was founded in 2005. Emamidesign offers its customers classical product design, but also develops its own design concepts and innovations. At the centre of this is the conviction that design is an absolutely essential factor for the success of […] Read more


PRAXIS & OYO Collections

Design | March 19, 2013

Pen USB memory stick designed by BIG-GAME for PRAXIS PRAXIS & OYO Collections PRAXIS is a design and manufacturing company with a commitment to quality production. “Objects in our collection are functional and useful on a daily basis. We work with European designers with respect and understanding to produce unique stylish items“. PRAXIS’ collection includes […] Read more


Camenzind Evolution | Google Tel…

Architecture, Design | March 15, 2013

Google Tel Aviv Office by Camenzind Evolution Camenzind Evolution | Google Tel Aviv Office At the end of December 2012, Google Israel has opened its spectacular new 8’000 m2 offices in Tel Aviv for their ever growing teams of engineers, sales and marketing. Designed by Swiss Design Team Camenzind Evolution, in collaboration with Israeli Design […] Read more


JAQET

Design, Fashion | March 14, 2013

JAQET JAQET was established in 2012 by American car designer Jacques Flynn with a commitment to offering the sophisticated men of the world a slim, tailored, 100% handmade wallet that will stand the test of time. Inspired by all things stylish ranging from the early cowboy aesthetic to modern fashion, the JAQET brand embodies a […] Read more


JON LIOW

Design | March 11, 2013

Flex Bench Top Bin JON LIOW Jon Liow is a Melbourne-based designer who is passionate about products that function; products that enable; products that solve problems; and products that inspire. He believes in using design to create beauty in every part of life. Whether it’s on the dining table of the rich and famous, or […] Read more


J. Mayer H. Architects |…

Design | February 28, 2013

Lazika Pier Sculpture by J. Mayer H. Architects J. Mayer H. Architects | Lazika Pier Sculpture Lazika is a new city in Georgia located on the Black Sea coast. The one hundred meter long Lazika Pier with its 31 meter high landmark sculpture is one of the first structures to mark the beginning of the […] Read more


Timo Niskanen | Desk Lamps

Design | February 22, 2013

Loop lamp, prototype, by Timo Niskanen Timo Niskanen | Desk Lamps Timo Niskanen studied industrial design at the Alto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture and is currently working as a freelance designer. He is especially interested in design for everyday life and mainly works in fields of design management and concept design. Before […] Read more


“Think Smart”: WIN 1 YEAR…

Architecture, Calls, Design | February 18, 2013

“Think Smart” Competition: WIN 1 YEAR of Interviews, Specials and Articles on It’s LIQUID website! NO ENTRY FEE! Deadline: February 23, 2013 Categories Architecture and Design “Think Smart” is based on the theme of Smart City. Mixing sustainable transport; modern (ICT) communication infrastructure; sustainable economic development; and wise management of natural resources, human, intellectual and […] Read more


Design studio etc.etc. | Foldin…

Design | February 15, 2013

Foldin shelf, 9 sections by Design studio etc.etc. for EMKO Design studio etc.etc. | Foldin shelf Foldin is a modular shelving unit comprised out of a framework and foldable shelves. Each shelf is made out of three plywood plates connected with a piece of felt. The framework can vary in sizes and hold from two […] Read more


STUDIO MACURA

Design | February 15, 2013

BOCA is a porcelain bottle for watering plants, in apartments and on balconies STUDIO MACURA The STUDIO MACURA collection, launched in 2010, consists of compelling design objects suitable for home and contract environments. The objects are conceived and created to please by their aesthetics, wit and unexpected functionality. They are designed, manufactured and sold in […] Read more


UNStudio | Seating Stones

Design | February 14, 2013

Seating Stones by UNStudio, 2012 UNStudio | Seating Stones Inspired by the rhythmic smoothness of geological formations, the sculptural Seating Stones exhibit a playful take on spatial awareness and versatility, presenting myriad possibilities for placement, color, texture, arrangement and communication. Seating Stones are designed as individual objects and can be used autonomously. However they can […] Read more


Twodesigners | Kork, table and…

Design | February 11, 2013

Kork table by Twodesigners © Twodesigners Twodesigners | Kork, table and lighting KORK proposes to start from the simple and usual cork and realize a family of objects based on the connection between different elements. Every combination has its own identity as well on a visual level as on a functional level. Every piece is […] Read more


Producks Design Studio | Ori…

Design | February 8, 2013

Ori pendant light by Producks Design Studio and Mika Barr Producks Design Studio | Ori light Ori light series is an offspring of the collaboration between Producks Design Studio and textile designer Mika Barr. The design starting point was Mika’s Folding Apart fabric. The fabric has a special print on it that gives it an […] Read more


F.A.D.S. and Fujiki Studio |…

Architecture, Design | February 1, 2013

Aqua-scape by F.A.D.S. and Fujiki Studio © Ryumei Fujiki F.A.D.S. and Fujiki Studio | Aqua-scape Aqua-scape is the first prototype of “Whole Plastic Architecture“. This architecture was floating on the water. F.A.D.S. constructed all of this only by themselves cooperated with the members of Fujiki Studio, KOU::ARC in the summer of 2006. Read more


UGO Architecture and Design |…

Architecture, Design | January 30, 2013

Operalab theatre pavilion by UGO Architecture and Design © UGO Architecture and Design UGO Architecture and Design | Operalab theatre pavilion Hugon Kowalski graduated University of Fine Arts in Poznan in 2011. He was a co-founder and owner of the H3ar architecture design group. Now he is the owner of the UGO Architecture and Design […] Read more


Frank Gehry | Fish Lamps

Design | January 24, 2013

Fish Lamps by Frank Gehry Frank Gehry | Fish Lamps One of the most celebrated architects living today, Gehry’s career spans five decades and three continents. Known for his imaginative designs and creative use of materials, he has forever altered the urban landscape with spectacular buildings that are conceived as dynamic structures rather than static […] Read more


DESIGN MUSEUM – DESIGNS OF…

Design | January 21, 2013

The Shard by Renzo Piano (London) DESIGN MUSEUM DESIGNS OF THE YEAR 2013 The Design Museum announces the contenders for the sixth annual Designs of the Year. They include the best designs from around the world in the last 12 months across seven categories: Architecture, Digital, Fashion, Furniture, Graphics, Product and Transport. Selected by a […] Read more


The liquid Glacial Table by…

Design | January 18, 2013

The liquid Glacial Table has been nominated for the 2013 Designs of the Year Awards. The awards span seven categories and showcase the most innovative and imaginative designs from around the world over the past year. ZHA’s nominated project will be included in the “Designs of the Year” exhibition at the Design Museum, London from […] Read more


The Toad Sofa

Design | January 14, 2013

The Toad Sofa by Máximo Riera (front) The Toad Sofa The Toad Sofa by Máximo Riera is the newest from the Animal Chair collection, which constitutes a diverse range of species, from mammals to reptiles, and even including insects. Each creation retains the animal’s natural vitality whilst being totally biological accurate in their appearance. This […] Read more


Julie. L. Parisi

Design, Fashion | January 10, 2013

Julie. L. Parisi Julie. L. Parisi’s jewelry evokes a beautiful deception of materials. These lightweight necklaces and bracelets can be as chunky and big as desired and still wearable in any occasion. There is a practicality and freedom to her jewelry of which she has three collections “GOLD?“, “the new GOLD” and “Tie me up” […] Read more


COEN!

Design | December 7, 2012

Office besturenraad by COEN! COEN! Coen van Ham (1971) is a Dutch conceptual designer, architectural designer and source of creative inspiration. He studied at the renowned Design Academy in Eindhoven. COEN! is one of the leading agencies in the Netherlands on account of its innovative concepts, stunning designs and inspiring workshops. Its style is colourful, […] Read more


Nano Aoshima

Design, Fashion | December 4, 2012

Nano Aoshima Tokyo born Nano has been living between England and Japan since the age of twelve. Her experiences from both sides of the globe have shaped her identity into one of a mixture of Western and Eastern cultures: producing a worldly wisdom and super-open mind. With an admiration for Japanese preconceptual fashion and the […] Read more


Mojoo

Design | November 18, 2012

Kkis.Produced by Mojoo Aps Designed by Martin Jakobsen (2012) Mojoo Mojoo Aps is a Danish design and manufacturing enterprise producing elegant and subtle designs that – with their understated simplicity – capture the Scandinavian spirit. Our company represents the following well recognised Danish designers; Martin Jakobsen, Tina Lofstad, Sofie Refer, Erik Magnussen, Rikke Jakobsen and […] Read more


Alexander McQueen

Design, Fashion | October 9, 2012

Alexander McQueen WOMEN’S SPRING/SUMMER 2013 Signature tailored jackets are layered over jewelled, moulded resin bustier tops and sheer, mid-calf length honeycomb pencil skirts, or cropped panelled trousers. A play between covering the body and discreetly exposing it is seen throughout as the transparent is juxtaposed with the opaque and garments peel away from necklines and […] Read more


Chloé.Attitudes

Design, Fashion | September 29, 2012

Sandra Suybroderie anglaise. Printemps / été 2006 (Detail) Chloé.Attitudes Chloé.Attitudes is the very first exhibition dedicated to Chloé, a celebration of the Maison’s 60-year contribution to fashion culture. Since 1952, its legacy of luxury prêt-à-porter clothing has consistently defined how modern women live. This spectacular and groundbreaking exhibition offers a playful interpretation of the Chloé […] Read more


DIAPHRAGM Stool by Michaël Bihain

Design | April 12, 2012

“DIAPHRAGM Stool” by Michaël Bihain, images courtesy of Anthony Graci DIAPHRAGM Stool by Michaël Bihain (2012) “a step forwards the ‘no furniture” Description Diaphragm is a stool that triggers a questioning on the synthesis of its composition which is ‘emotion/construction’. Indirectly, it revisits the archetype of the stool anchored in the collective mind. Read more


Single Scatter | Candy for…

Design | February 1, 2012

Single Scatter | Candy for Public Space Furniture for public space mostly consists out of a long or short bench made out of steel or wood, preferably accompanied by a garbage bin and a streetlight. Contemporary public space, however, demands flexibility in composition and use. Furniture to scatter around. Read more


RIVA 1920

Design | November 28, 2011

RIVA 1920 We have been working for years on this project: creating furniture that challenges time and respects nature. Riva 1920 has been producing furniture for three generations. Anna, Maurizio and Davide Riva are currently leading the company, started off by granfather Nino Romano in 1920 and carried on by their father Mario Riva. In […] Read more