Archive for December, 2008

Bauke Knottnerus

Monday, December 22nd, 2008

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Thanks to Hector for passing along a link to ‘Phat Knits’ by Bauke Knottnerus. These giant threads can be knit, woven or simply piled to a variety interior products.

Tres Birds

Thursday, December 18th, 2008

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Tres Birds, a wonderful design/build architecture firm out of Boulder CO sent me some photos of their latest work, a stump seat made from a found Maple log. The rotted areas were filled with wood aggregate epoxy.

Gallery Libby Sellers

Thursday, December 11th, 2008

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I just came across some info on Gallery Libby Sellers, a guerrilla gallery in London that promotes the work of emerging designers. Her most recent show ‘Beau Sauvage’ showcased some great pieces including the ‘RAW_rocker’ by Jens Fager and ‘Thin Slice’ by Peter Marigold.

Mathias Hahn

Wednesday, December 10th, 2008

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Nice lighting by Mathias Hahn – these ‘Lanterns’ stretch between the ceiling and the floor, allowing the user to adjust the height.

Micahel Bom

Tuesday, December 9th, 2008

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The ‘Typo Chair’ by Michael Bom is made from recycled billboards.

Make an Artifact for 29

Monday, December 8th, 2008

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Dear Denver Residents,

One week left to make an artifact for the next exhibit, titled ‘29′, at the Denver Community Museum. What were/will you be doing at age 29? Share the drawings, objects or photos that tell your story. Due at the DCM 12.12. or 12.13 from 12-5 PM.

Tomas Kral

Monday, December 8th, 2008

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Designer Tomas Kral’s ‘Upgrade’ takes traditional, industrial-made glassware and gives it new life by cutting, engraving and gilding.

Studio Jo Meesters

Sunday, December 7th, 2008

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Studio Jo Meesters recently started TESTLAB, a project which aims to create prototypes made only from recycled materials. The first collection of the series is ‘Odds & Ends, Bits & Pieces’, a set of furniture made from 34 discarded wooden beams and 16 leftover blankets.

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