Articles tagged Concept


The Mars Challenge: Nils Ferber’s Infinity Scale

Inspired by Elon Musk’s plans for space colonization, for Frame #114 we asked five young designers to create an essential travel item for a trip to Mars.


Stills & Strokes creates a fresh festive aesthetic at Bikini Berlin

BERLIN – Design duo Stills & Strokes toys with traditional holiday decoration tropes at Bikini Berlin with a pop art-inspired interactive installation.

Billboard: Out Now Studio O+A
Billboard: Out Now Studio O+A

Hermès celebrates its 80th anniversary with laundromat pop-up stores plastered in orange

PARIS – Luxury fashion giant Hermès revamps iconic scarf designs in an array of dip-dyed shades for its 80th anniversary. The limited collection will be sold in HermèsMatic concept stores …

Cilllia by MIT Media Lab’s Tangible Media Group (Photo Jifei Ou)

Researchers and students apply the properties of hair to their designs

The protagonist of identity exploration, status statements and political musicals: hair. In its countless mangled, tangled, spangled and spaghetti manifestations, hair is the subject of investigation …

Four units are stacked to form a spacious apartment with two offices below.

Finch Buildings crafts modular boxes as a flexible solution with durability

AMSTERDAM – Dutch company designs standardised units that are made from wood and could set new standards for sustainable construction.


Auður Inez Sellgren redesigns the apple: growing from the earth, not falling from the tree

A new, nutritional form of fruit has emerged from the Icelandic Academy of the Arts, crafted by graduate designer Auður Inez Sellgren. It is called Hið íslenzka epli (which in English means 'The …

Integrating online aspects with a physical reality in this Melbourne store was the vision of design studio Sibling (photo: Tobias Titz).

Dust Melbourne by Sibling

The interior architecture for this Melbourne concept label was conceived as a celebration of the senses by the design studio Sibling.

Multiple entrances with polygonal patterns lead to the Turkish bath at Maxx Royal Kemer.

Maxx Royal Kemer by GeoID

One cannot help but feel special at the Maxx Royal Kemer Resort & Spa. Combining wellness and luxury, each part of the hotel acquires a touch of flair and classical appeal. Located in Kemer, …

Proposal No. 6 extends the concept of its Zurich predecessor to Berlin by allowing visitors to stay overnight alongside the displayed artwork.

Proposal No. 6 by Jeremie Maret

BERLIN – A Zurich gallery occupies a space in Berlin to promote its new mobile exhibition concept.

This industrial space in Munich was designed by the team at Clemens Bachmann Architekten as a showroom for Quiksilver.

Quiksilver Concept by Clemens Bachmann Architekten

A Munich showroom in monochromatic hues was realised by the team at Clemens Bachmann Architekten as a neutral backdrop where the products can shine.

Stuttgart-based Blocher Blocher Shops and Genesis Mannequins unveiled their new shop design for textile brand Fraas.

Genesis Mannequins for Fraas Shop Redesign

By using the maximum amount of renewable raw materials possible, Genesis distinguishes from the mundane with their custom-made bio-based mannequins.

Carlin Brown challenges the way in which the Internet has supposedly taken over from the offline experience.

Unbinding the Book by Blurb and Jotta

Indie publishing platform Blurb and visual arts studio Jotta join forces to celebrate the best of international contemporary art publishing with their project Unbinding the Book, which premieres at …