March 30, 2010
We often forget about our neighbor to the north, but Canada has produced some excellent designers and design teams. One such firm is
March 15, 2010
I love contradiction. I especially like companies that embrace contradiction. Zero of Stockholm is one such company. The lighting firm believes in being...
February 25, 2010
Do you still remember all the planets in our solar system? Chances are, part of your grade school education included a study of the planetary system. Maybe...
December 29, 2009
LED technology is enabling energy-efficient lighting to spread into households the world over—but it is also sparking innovative design. Not long ago, we...
November 03, 2009
Mr. Light is as self-explanatory as Mr. Potato Head. That is more of a compliment than a disparagement. The light series evolved out of a utilitarian...
July 24, 2009
provides illumination and the perception of suspension and... Full Story
Bearing a resemblance to the planet of Saturn with its spectacular rings,
July 17, 2009
While I might be mistaken, I don't believe I've ever actually touched an authentic "beach ball." You know the kind I mean: made of squishy plastic,...
July 16, 2009
When you hear “neon” you likely think “‘90s” (followed by Will Smith’s 1990s alter-ego, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air and a little Saved by the...
July 13, 2009
: Eero Aarnio’s Bubble Chair
is both an acoustically sheltered space for studying... Full Story
A permanent fixture in libraries and a feature on the cover of
May 13, 2009
“Design is an arena of the greater art world that has the ability to touch all people. Not just those who choose to pay the fee and walk through the doors of...