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The 2013 Restaurant & Bar Design Awards are now open for entries, inviting submissions from the world’s leading architects, interior and lighting designers and hospitality operators.An independent annual awards programme, the Restaurant & Bar Design Awards is the only international concept of its kind, dedicated exclusively to celebrating the best food and beverage spaces from around the globe, in all types of environments including hotels, transport, business, culture, leisure and retail.
Now in its fifth year, the awards have become a prominent event in both the design and hospitality industry calendars. Read More…
This device converts your television into an Internet browser. Plug it into any television equipped with an HDMI port using the included cable, communicating with a wired or wireless home Internet connection. The television’s screen displays a proprietary web browser that uses a virtual keyboard controlled from the included remote.
The converter device also displaying time, weather, and calendar and includes bookmarks for popular websites such as YouTube and Google Maps.
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On Wednesday, Google gave people a clearer picture of its secret initiative called Project Glass. The glasses are the company’s first venture into wearable computing.
The glasses will use the same Android software that powers Android smartphones and tablets. Like smartphones and tablets, the glasses will be equipped with GPS and motion sensors. They will also contain a camera and audio inputs and outputs. They can stream information to the lenses and allow the wearer to send and receive messages through voice commands. There is also a built-in camera to record video and take pictures. Read More…
Designer Elisa Strozyk in collaboration with artist Sebastian Neeb from Germany will be featuring their ‘Accordion Cabinet’ at IMM Cologne 2011. The ingenious design of the cabinet stems from the privacy created with concertina folds that open and close to reveal four compartments on the left and right four on the right side.
Karl Lagerfeld presented the 2011 Pirelli Calendar in Moscow on Tuesday — this year’s theme being “Mythology.” Lagerfeld was surrounded by a cadre of the models featured for the Moscow launch, including Natasha Poly sporting a new brunette hair color. But who did he cast as whom? Julianne Moore plays Hera, Brad Kroenig poses as Zeus, Lara Stone gives her best Aphrodite, Jeneil Williams channels Hades, and Baptiste Giabiconi embodies the roles of both Narcissus and Apollo.
Departures has partnered with Crowdrise, a fundraising platform created by actor Edward Norton, producer Shauna Robertson and Robert and Jeffrey Wolfe (founders of the quirky online retailer Moosejaw) to encourage people to make a minimum donation of $25 to the Nothing But Nets, a grassroots campaign to raise awareness and funding to combat malaria on http://www.crowdrise.com/pirelli. The donation serves as an entry to win the calendar. The The fundraising effort will run through January 15, with the lucky donor being selected at random on January 16.
Lightart Biennale Austria
Sept – Nov
“Lightart Biennale Austria 2010″ is a non-commercial exhibition of lightart. There are light-artists as well as visual artists who uses light as an art-medium.
Western Red Cedar Architectural Design Awards
The Western Red Cedar Lumber Association (www.realcedar.org) sponsors the Architectural Design Awards “to recognize innovative design using one of the world’s most unique building materials, Western.
Western Red Cedar for your next project, call 1 866 778 9096 or www.realcedar.org.
Biennale Internationale Design Saint Etienne
Nov – Dec
Cité du design, Ancienne Manufacture d’Armes de Saint-Etienne, 3, rue Javelin Pagnon, 42000 Saint-Etienne, France
Tel : +33 (0)4 77 49 74 70
Saint Étienne International Design Biennial is a unique event in the domain of design. The Biennial democratizes design and makes it accessible to all kinds of audiences, proving that this creative discipline can take many forms, and is often driven by human aspects, including its uses by humans. The theme of the 2010 biennial is around teleportation. It intends to explore paths of discoveries that will tend in their extreme expression to lead to a possible teleportation as the dematerialization of movement which appears to be an incredibly revealing notion of our era.
DMY International Design Festival
Am Flutgraben 3, D-12435 Berlin, Germany
Phone: +49.30.53 01 48 88
At the yearly DMY International Design Festival Berlin both renowned and young, experimental designers launch new products, prototypes and foresighted projects. The exhibition is accompanied by a wide program of symposia, designer-talks and workshops, able to reflect current topics of contemporary design and to reveal necessary future trends of design and its related disciplines.
phone +49 1805 91 3131
imm cologne showcases the home interiors of the future. The important suppliers from Germany, the rest of Europe and all over the world will present their latest products here. imm cologne is the central meeting place for suppliers and decision-makers.
Association of Design
Telephone Info +39 041 5218711 – Email Info email@example.com
International Architecture Exhibition
Design Award and Competitions, aims to highlight the excellent qualifications of best designs, design concepts and design oriented products.
La Biennale di Venezia – 12th International Architecture
Aug – Nov
The 12th International Architecture Exhibition is directed by Kazuyo Sejima and titled “People meet in architecture”.
Lamp Lighting Award
“Lamp Lighting” award projects that have successfully met the architectural lighting needs of an interior or exterior space, having created a positive synergy between architecture, interior design, landscaping and lighting. The Lamp Lighting Solutions Awards value the creativity, innovation and sustainability of lighting projects, regardless of the manufacturer or the brand of lights used in the project.
Stockholm Furniture Fair
Stockholm Furniture Fair, Stockholmsmässan AB, 125 80 STOCKHOLM, Besöksadress Mässvägen 1, Älvsjö
Tel +46 8 749 41 00 firstname.lastname@example.org
London Design Week 2010
Design Centre Chelsea Harbour, London SW10.
Interior design exhibition featuring the latest fabrics, wall coverings, furniture, lighting, kitchens, outdoor living, tiles and carpets.
66 Portland Place, London, W1B 1AD, UK
Tel: +44 (0)207 580 5533
The Royal Institute of British Architects champions better buildings, communities and the environment through architecture and our members.
New York International Gift Fair
Jan. 29 – Feb. 3, 2011
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center and Piers 92 & 94
National Design Triennial
2 East 91st Street New York, NY 10128
The National Design Triennial explores the work of designers addressing human and environmental problems across many fields of the design practice, from architecture and products to fashion, graphics, new media, and landscapes.
eVolo Skyscraper Competition
July – Jan
The annual eVolo Skyscraper Competition is a forum for the discussion, development, and promotion of innovative concepts for vertical density. It examines the relationship between the skyscraper and the natural world, the skyscraper and the community, and the skyscraper and the city.
The Art of Photography Show
Aug – Nov
Art of Photography Show, 8030 La Mesa Blvd, Suite 200, La Mesa, CA 91942 USA
Phone: (619) 825-5575
The mission for this annual project is to create an ideal forum for photographers to exhibit and sell their work, reaching a very large community of art collectors, affluent individuals, corporate heads, civic leaders and very influential people who make up the Art of Photography Show audience.
Otsuka bldg #201, 1-13-6, Minami Aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-0062 Japan Japan
TEL : ＋81(0)3 – 6459 – 2970
DESIGNTIDE TOKYO is a trade show to present new products and to set forth new scenes.
While it focuses on interior design and commercial products, the event presents carefully selected design products
from various fields. DESIGNTIDE TOKYO also functions as an exhibition to showcase
the devoted designers’ new ideas and their unique perspectives to the world.
TOKYO DESIGN WEEK
Environmental Design Exhibition
1-17-11 Minamiaoyama Minato-ku Tokyo 107-0062 Japan
The main venue of TOKYO DESINGERS WEEK 2010 is “Environment Design Exhibition Tent” Tent. It will be a place for corporation organizations and individual designers to introduce various design approaches of “living environment” to visitors.
Porsche Design has made the world’s most expensive and lavish advent calendar. The near six-foot tall aluminum oblong costs $1,000,000 (£640,000) and contains such luxuries as a new fitted kitchen and a 518bhp yacht. An 1.75-meters high calendar, forged of brushed aluminum with double-coat finish surfaces, rings in an unforgettable, unique Christmas. Porsche Design won’t reveal the contents of each of the 24 doors, so as not to ruin the surprise for buyers. However, its highlights are a $225,000 (£140,000) Porsche Design P’6910 Indicator watch, a fully fitted Porsche Design kitchen custom and a $380,000 (£240,000) RFF28 yacht.
The “Eizo: Pin-up Calendar 2010” is really particular. This pin-up calendar offers you more than the usual integral nude : X-ray girls literally.
This project is the latest of designer Susanna Hertrich is a poetic time-object that reminds us of the volatility of the “now “. It is a traditional 365 day calendar but it will shred the day. It unfortunately isn’t a real product, but rather it is a product in a series of “fictional products designed to be useful for human hibernation.”
The advert titled Wall Calendar 2009 was done by SCHOLZ & FRIENDS HAMBURG advertising agency for ALPINA company. The idea was to create the world’s biggest calendar. Each month has the “Colour of the Month” printed on a 3m x 2m calendar page clearly showing just how great a newly-painted wall would look. By doing this the calendar also doubled as an interesting piece of graphic design. It was displayed in furniture stores and many building supply stores at the Alpina point-of-sale as well as in selected art galleries.
An innovative new Bluetooth headset called the Orb folds neatly into a ring when it’s not in use.
While in its ring form, its flexible organic light emitting diode (FOLED) displays caller ID, calendar items and voice-to-text info, and if you want to answer a call, simply take the ring off your finger, twist it into its headset shape, and hang it on your ear for hands-free talking.
Gizmag says it’s due to hit the market come January 2010.
Designer Oscar Diaz has designed this Ink Calendar that uses the capillary action of ink spreading across paper to display the date.
A jar of ink, with the month marked on it, is placed on a special piece of paper with the day numbers embossed in one continuous line. Slowly, the ink spreads until the month is over.
The ink colours are based on a spectrum, which relate to a “colour temperature scale”, each month having a colour related to our perception of the weather on that month. The colours range from dark blue in December to three shades of green in spring or orange and red in the summer.
Calendar made of matches by Yurko Gutsulyak. Each day is a match that you can tear off and light.
The idea was to create as unique a calendar so that the process of its presenting would become an outstanding event. Alongside with this, it was important to expose the idea of “energy”, as it is predetermined by the name and logo of the company. Each page is a month and it looks like a comb made of matches that correspond to the days. The matches are real and the construction of the calendar is absolutely safe.
Lantern Festival is a traditional Chinese festival, which is on the fifteenth day of the first month on the Chinese lunar calendar. It makes the first major festival after the Chinese New Year and people can see the full moon in the sky during the night. This beautiful ladder uses the character of Chinese calligraphy 「月」as a concept, maybe we could see the full moon when you climbing up onto the top.
SmartFaucet is designed by iHouse recognizes the user and automatically turns on the water to the preferred temperature and flow. The touchscreen on the top of the faucet can be used to access email, check your calendar, check the outside temperature, among other things. With the help of face recognition technology, the SmartFaucet triggers the heater, which heats the water quickly to the desired temperature and flow.
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This calendar is dedicate for those who love to pup this bubble wrap. Stephen Turbek came up with the Bubble Calendar after much development and working through production issues. Two different calendar are finally available; they come in both horizontal and vertical versions, and are backed on clear acetate or on white paper.
The Toledo Museum of Art’s remarkable new Glass Pavilion is the first American project by architects Kazuyo Sejima and Ryue Nishizawa and their Tokyo firm, SANAA. The enormous sheets of glass needed for the pavilion were manufactured in Germany and molded in China in preparation for the Aug. 27 opening.