Tag: design

  • A Twist on Tool Design

    BONE is an innovative concept for the creation of tools through generative design and selective laser sintering. An algorithm for each type of tool is achieve in order to mimic bone-like structures which are lightweight yet durable. The internal structure saves up to 60% in material and weight without sacrificing durability and strength. The concept […] More

  • Central Courtyards Connect Historic + Contemporary Design

    In southeastern Slovenia, a small region known as Bela Krajina or White Carniola sits among birch forests, karst hills, and sprawling vineyards. It is in this picturesque setting that architects 3biro set about building this home, a blend of traditional and contemporary Slovenian design. The building site was large and flat, and the client wished to […] More

  • Clearly Superior Design: Train Station is All Glass Doors

    While waiting for a train, you typically have two options. You can stand out on the platform in the weather, or you can hang out inside the station/waiting room and then deal with the mad rush through the doors when the train arrives. ProRail, the Dutch national railway company, has decided to make the wait […] More

  • A’ Design Competition – Call for Entries

    Someone rightly said that it is great to have valid competition; it pushes us to do our best! In light of this, we have the announcement of the 2015 A’ Design Competition, one of the Worlds’ largest and leading design accolade. The award winners are privy to many perks including PR, publicity and marketing services […] More

  • A’ Packaging Design Awards & Competition – Call for Entries

    The A’ Packaging Design Awards & Competition is a freestyle design competition open to both concept stage and realized works designed by professional and young designers, design companies and other businesses in the manufacturing industry worldwide. Submissions can be made to Furniture Design, Interiors, Electronic Devices, Architecture, Packaging, Graphic Design, Ready-Made, Jewelry Design, Interfaces, Web Sites, Transportation, Yacht Design and others. View […] More

  • The Art of Critical Making: Rhode Island School of Design on Creative Practice

    Describes the world’s leading approach to art and design taught at Rhode Island School of Design At Rhode Island School of Design students are immersed in a culture where making questions, ideas, and objects, using and inventing materials, and activating experience all serve to define a form of critical thinking—albeit with one’s hands—i.e. “critical making.” […] More