Monthly Archives: August 2012


#Throwbackthursdays Elephant Chair designed by Charles and Ray Eames in 1945 Pioneers at Vitra when it comes to children’s furniture. Their conceptions demonstrate that designs for children need not necessarily draw their inspiration from fairytale or comic motifs, but that functionality can absolutely also be foremost here – even when it isn’t meant to be.

Biennale Di Venezia

Wha is  the is Biennale Di Venezia or Venice Biennale? Venice Biennale is a major contemporary art exhibition that takes place once every two years (in odd years) in Venice, Italy. The Venice Film Festival is part of it. So too is the Venice Biennale of Architecture, which is held in even years. A dance […]

ACA Joes Success?

“THE ACA JOE STORES” IT WAS SAID THAT 50% OF THE SUCCESS WAS DUE TO THE ARCHITECTURE AND STORE DESIGN. What do you think? JERRY JACOBS DESIGN ARCHITECTURE & INTERIOR DESIGN have designed all the Prototypes, Fixtures, Architecture and around 250 Stores Worldwide, in 30 States of the USA, Mexico, the UK, here are some […]

Sign up for LAN 499

Want to work on a truly interdisciplinary ARTISTIC endeavor? Want a chance to win another GOLD MEDAL? Need an elective? Sign up for LAN 499.02: Special Topics – Design/Build San Francisco Flower & Garden Show 2013 LAN 499.02 is open to all majors at the AAU. Prerequisites: None Class day/time: Mondays from Noon – 2:50pm […]

Cronnus Restaurant Tokyo

Check out this dark and misterious bar/lounge in Tokyo by architects Aiji Inoue and Yuki Kanai. We love the use of materials and how contrasting they are with one another, the fabrics have the sense of stone just like the main walls. “Special and Extraordinary”…keyword for the design of  this bar lounge.  

Frank Gehry does Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg, co-founder of Facebook, has commissioned the one and only Frank Gehry to design the new Facebook headquarters on the outskirts of San Francisco. The new Facebook West is set to be extraordinary design with every luxury expected from an ultra modern office space, to a great open floor plan to arcade filled lounge […]

Summer Movies…Fall Trends!

Wild Swing-Set

Paris based architect Didier Faustino created this wild swing-set out of an advertising billboard for the Shenzhen-Hong Kong Bi-City Biennial of Urbanism and Architecture. A bit scary…  

Gensler Has Done it Again!

Take a look at Genslers’s creative touch at the Whole Foods regional headquarters in Chicago. Via Interior Design Magazine Photography by Eric Laignel.

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