Articles tagged Installation

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Using synthetic hair as a medium led this artist to spatial design

Icelandic artist Hrafnhildur Arnardóttir, a.k.a. Shoplifter, talks about growing up in the 1980s, using hair extensions as a medium and how to be serious without standing on ceremony. 

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An architecture firm created a ball pit for adults using recyclable plastic spheres

Washington D.C. – At the National Building Museum’s Great Hall in Washington, Snarkitecture created an interactive installation called The Beach.

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‘We are inventing ways of leaving our bodies behind,’ says postdigital artist Richard Dupont

New York City – Richard Dupont uses the human form to explore the ways in which technology is changing our relationships to our bodies, and to each other.

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A minimalist artist takes advantage of the contemplation-provoking power of mirrors

Berlin – Fixating on reflective materials, artist Jeppe Hein prompts his audience to observe – and to be observed.

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Best of: Social design at Dutch Design Week 2019

Eindhoven – Installation and product design shown during the Eindhoven event addresses a variety of current social issues. 

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How digitizing the design process can help tackle overproduction

Eindhoven – Apparellel Existence, the Frame x Bolon Design Challenge-winning installation by Studio PMS, reveals how digitalization can lead to more sustainable and customizable …

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At DDW 2019, experience Studio PMS’ winning concept for the Frame x Bolon Design Challenge

Eindhoven – The fashion collective’s AR installation Apparellel Existence will allow visitors to experience Bolon products in a new realm.

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During LDF 2019, designers posed new ways of taking a seat – and a pause

London – From Paul Cocksedge’s Please Be Seated installation to chairs made of surplus parachutes, we’ve compiled a list of London Design Festival’s best-in-show seating.

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A light installation by Maja Petrić shows AI can foster human connection

Seattle – Developed with custom detection software, Maja Petrić’s We Are All Made of Light illustrates technology’s potential to unite a space’s audience.

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Why is this Adidas basketball court so… erm… pretty? Is it the Paris effect?

Paris – At the Forum des Halles in Paris, Döppel Studio designed a basketball challenge installation for Adidas that also challenges the accepted aesthetics of the sport.

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Sephora’s first-ever Playhouse pop-up was rich in social media currency

Singapore – With nine beauty-verses, the Kingsmen-designed Sephora Playhouse showed that Insta-friendly pop-ups continue to pay off for brand engagement.

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Our London Design Festival 2019 preview: Outdoor installations

London – From a public living room to an experiment in bamboo and carbon fibre weaving, here are some of our outdoors picks from this year’s London Design Festival.