Exhibitions and Events
Student and Graduate
Dutch designer Jólan van der Wiel has invented a magnet machine that produces stools made from a specially designed magnetic plastic material. The magnetic fields created by the machine pull on the plastic, creating bizarre organic forms that resemble stalagmites rising from the floor. The shape of each stool depends upon the position and force of the magnets used, so each design is unique.
This small collection of lighting designs by young Norwegian designer Kristine Five Melvær is currently showing at Stockholm Furniture and Light Fair. The designs called Ray, Sunday and Light Jars, explore how objects can create an emotional bond between object and user. Read the rest of this entry »