Articles tagged Frame 114

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The Mars Challenge: Pamm Hong’s Totem

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.

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The Mars Challenge: Seetal Solanki’s Material Manual

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.

Billboard: DDW17 CFE
Billboard: DDW17 CFE
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The Mars Challenge: Martina Lasinger’s Solar Suit

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.

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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.

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Raw materials combined with traditional techniques infuse rugs with cultural heritage

SURFACES – Typically, artisans weave rugs according to existing patterns, but Jaipur Rugs’ Weaver Design Project revolves around Rajasthani makers who compose their own patterns.

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Autodesk uses an algorithm to design a chair

TECHNOLOGY – An algorithm is responsible for your Google search, your computer speed and now – the design of your chair.

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Loadbearing surfaces are pulled out of context to striking effect

MATERIALS – Wood once used as cladding has become structural, while remaining decorative, and what we put on the floor has moved up the wall and often onto the ceiling.

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A project by Sander Wassink adds Moroccan spice to a Gispen classic

FURNITURE – In Contrabande, Sander Wassink adds a little flavour to the W.H. Gispen Diagonal chair.

Billboard: DDW17 CFE
Billboard: DDW17 CFE
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Young designers pump up the music at home, at work and on the fly

TECHNOLOGY – Instead of trying to dampen noise in interior spaces, some designers are actually adding sound to our lives.

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Lamps by DAE students intensify our bond with products that respond to touch

TECHNOLOGY – The almost unconscious act of switching on the light takes an interesting turn in lamps by two graduates of Design Academy Eindhoven.

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Technology moves, reacts and pretends to be human – so what can it do for us?

TECHNOLOGY – Perhaps the greatest point of friction between man and machine is not hardware but software, which may replace its organic counterpart in terms of automated production …

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In a world of diminishing resources, modular construction proves its worth

TECHNOLOGY – Suitable for everything from fashion to furniture, modular systems meet the needs of both designer and user.