Yuri Suzuki

14 april, 2014 door

Yuri Suzuki (1980, Tokyo) is an electronic music producer, designer and an artist who works in London and Stockholm at the moment. His work touches both visual and audible disciplines read more…

Green Cast

9 april, 2014 door

After he started his own company in 1990 Kengo Kuma (1954, Yokohama, Japan) has become one of the most famous Japanese architects of his generation. Kengo Kuma & Associates is based in Tokyo and Paris read more…

Yoshihide Sodeoka

6 april, 2014 door

Japanese artist Yoshihide Sodeoka (Yokohama, 1967) is a well known musician and film maker based in New York for more than two decades already. His psychedelic images are very old skool, but seem to be fresh and read more…

Liliana Porter

25 maart, 2014 door

Liliana Porter (Buenos Aires, 1941) knows how to work with whatever she gets her hands on. In her oeuvre you can find installations, photographs, collages, video’s, prints and even paintings. read more…

Elegant Embellishments

21 maart, 2014 door

Air pollution especially in large cities and densely populated areas, is a major problem in the field of health damage and climate change. One of the modern technologies in the search for solutions read more…

Línea de Horizonte

14 maart, 2014 door

The sculpture Linea de Horizonte, created in 2006 by Spanish artist Javier Perez, is a series of 60 heads which gradually morph from a staring face form into a detailed face and read more…

Jacob Hashimoto

12 maart, 2014 door

Although name and art suggest differently, Jacob Hashimoto (Greely Colorado, 1973) was born and raised in the United States. He got his bachelor degree at the School of the Art Institute in Chicago read more…

Wireless Lighting

10 maart, 2014 door

Lighting manufacturer Crypsis launches its highly anticipated wireless lighting technology. It offers users the ability to move LED light sources by hand and reposition them read more…

Autonomous Machines

3 maart, 2014 door

Echo Yang attached brushes, pens or paint soaked cotton swabs to everyday moving objects in order to enable them to make their own artwork. With these “Autonomous Machines”, Yang asks the question read more…

The Garden and House Building

28 februari, 2014 door

Transparent, green, poetic and Zen are the first associations that come to mind at the sight of The Garden and House Building; a town house consisting of five layers, designed by Japanese architect Ryue Nishizawa. read more…

Imagine Being There

26 februari, 2014 door

For the project ‘Imagine Being There (International)’ film makers Martin and Inge Riebeek asked random people about their idea of paradise. Such a simple question answered with so many beautiful stories. read more…

Oh Willy…

24 februari, 2014 door

When you enter the page of ‘Oh Willy…’ on the artists website the first thing you notice is the huge list of prizes this short animation has won. 82 To be precise, I counted them. read more…

Unplugged

23 februari, 2014 door

To carry out our tasks at a desk, we need electricity to be able to let our devices work for us and to have light while we work. Normally we connect this equipment to the network so they can read more…

Sculptural Playground

16 februari, 2014 door

In the heart of the “Schulberg”, Wiesbaden (D) lies a sculpture designed by Berlin based design studio ANNABAU for architecture and landscape architecture. The sculpture serves both as urban art, read more…

Black Moon Dead Sea

16 februari, 2014 door

When I saw ‘Black Moon Dead Sea’ for the first time, I was attracted by the combination of dreamy images happening in the actual world. I couldn’t see it as real fiction, because it was clear the scenery of the Dead Sea read more…

String by Numen/For Use

13 februari, 2014 door

A three-dimensional grid where visitors feel the immensity of space. String Prototype is a project of the collective Numen/For Use, in which horizontal and vertical ropes run from one read more…

CARPET//HORIZON

10 februari, 2014 door

CARPET//HORIZON, a special concept for innovative green roofs in Copenhagen, is waiting since 2011 on further development and realization. read more…

Skryf

9 februari, 2014 door

Gijs van Bon designs and creates multidisciplinary autonomous installations, often with a kinetic theatrical character; Skryf is one of them. This sand writer moves itself while leaving read more…

Bio-Furniture

29 januari, 2014 door

For his thesis at the Edinburgh College of Art, Peter Trimble researched a particular production method which mixes urine and sand to create furniture. By experimenting with replacing read more…

Vincent Dams

22 januari, 2014 door

‘PAPILLON EN MER, een sympathieke invulling van de week naar het filosofische systeem van Ferdinand Fontanelle’ (‘PAPILLON EN MER, a sympathetic fulfillment of the week according to the philosophical system of Ferdinand Fontanelle‘) read more…

Utagawa Kuniyoshi

21 januari, 2014 door

Utagawa Kuniyoshi (born as Yoshisaburō 1797-1861) is one of the members of the Utagawa School, the most famous group of woodblock print-artists in the 19th century in Japan. For the first time in history a private collector has made 130 of Kuniyoshi’s read more…

Bespoken

21 januari, 2014 door

Inspired by childhood memories of the sound of cards between his bicycle spokes while driving, sound designer and music composer Johnny Random only used his bicycle in his last track. read more…

Ice (Cold) Truck

17 januari, 2014 door

If you live in a place in the world where winter lasts at least half a year, there is nothing left to do than enjoy the cold. The Canadian Tire Company has taken this very literally read more…

Wo Meine Sonne Scheint

14 januari, 2014 door

‘Wo Meine Sonne Scheint’, the title of Caterina Valente’s hit out of 1956 says it al: light creates space. Thinking in possibilities instead of problems, Beatrijs Dikker and Bas Ketelaars read more…

Cleaners High

12 januari, 2014 door

Since his graduation in 2009 at the Tokyo University of the Arts Masaru Iwai (Kyoto, 1975) makes video’s, performances and installations within the theme ‘cleaners high’. He is very interested in our daily obsession with cleaning and read more…

Drawing Furniture

8 januari, 2014 door

Hand-drawn pen strokes on paper converted to spatial objects. It seems that the Korean designer Jinil Park moved the lines of his drawing board to the three-dimensional and created some amazing read more…

Kinetic Bio-Mechanicals

6 januari, 2014 door

These days one can encounter the great works of Christiaan Zwanikken in Museum The Valkhof, Nijmegen, NL. Once entered ‘Nature Rewired’ you will find yourself in another world: read more…

Phare No.1-9

19 december, 2013 door

The London-based Dutch designer Simon Heijdens has created an experimental light installation. The installation consists of nine at different heights suspending vessels in an all white room. read more…

Three Love Songs

17 december, 2013 door

Iraqi video-artist Adel Abidin (Baghdad, 1973) questions in his work the relationship between culture, identity and politics. Likewise with his 3-channel video Three Love Songs, which he made in 2010. read more…

Puzzle Facade

13 december, 2013 door

Javier Lloret takes solving the Rubik’s cube to a whole new level. He transformed the entire facade of the Ars Electronica building in Linz (Austria), in a giant Rubik’s cube read more…

Nelson Mandela Monument

10 december, 2013 door

Nelson Mandela, one of the greatest sources of inspiration for world peace in our time, is no longer a part of this world. We keep his legacy in memories, images and writings. read more…

Time Injected Circles

8 december, 2013 door

Time Injected Circles, the gradution project of Boele Zwanenburg at the Hogeschool voor de Kunsten Utrecht this year, seems to be a disk with just so many little holes in it. The holes make patterns in it which make you think of something traditional, read more…

Colour Injector

26 november, 2013 door

The Russian designer Taras Sgibnev has developed a lamp which you can inject with the colour of your desire. Syringes under the lamp with the colours red, green and blue (RGB) are connected to read more…

Ten Thousand Waves

25 november, 2013 door

From this morning 10.30h local time you are able to visit the multi-screen video Ten Thousand Waves by Isaac Julien (UK, 1960) at the Museum Of Modern Art (MOMA) in New York. read more…

Le Tronc Creux

21 november, 2013 door

Le Tronc Creux means “the hollow trunk” and is often used as a shelter by small animals in the forest. The French design studio Bruit du Frigo has used this fact as inspiration and created read more…

Sssht Chairmen Talking

19 november, 2013 door

Ewoud ten Hove recently graduated from the School of Arts in Utrecht. His graduation project is a series of monuments demonstrate the formation of a state visit, but the true nature of the state visit. read more…

Trylletromler on the move

8 november, 2013 door

Meanwhile, The Dutch design firm .FABRIC (Amsterdam, NL) has built a pavilion in the Kongens Have (ed. King’s Garden) in Copenhagen. (See also: The Trylletromler of .FABRIC by July 1st, 2013 in Take read more…

Ravel Ravel Unravel

7 november, 2013 door

Very special this year at the Bienale of Venice are the German and France Pavilions, who decided to switch buildings. Exactly 50 years after the französische Freundschaftsvertrag read more…

HUSH

5 november, 2013 door

Open plan offices and public buildings, CCTV, online profile sharing, cameras built into our laptops; never has it been easier for us to connect, but what about when we want to withdraw? read more…

Trilogy of doubt

24 oktober, 2013 door

Currently in Het Noordbrabants Museum, ‘s Hertogenbosch NL, one can see the impressive work of Lita Cabellut (1961 Barcelona). At the age of nineteenth Lita moved to the Netherlands to study read more…

Sarah Sze’s ‘Triple Point’

15 oktober, 2013 door

One of the most intriguing pavilions at this years Venice Biennale, is the one of the United States with Sarah Sze as representative artist. The installation she made literally bulges out of the building, read more…

Pretty Vacant

13 oktober, 2013 door

The installation Pretty Vacant by design and research studio Rietveld Landscape encourages visitors to take a fresh look at the empty spaces of the Centraal Museum Utrecht (NL). The blue window read more…

Unlikely

9 oktober, 2013 door

The Italian artist and photographer Giuseppe Colarusso visualizes bizarre and humorous objects, that are either technically impossible and highly unlikely, or simply useless. Some of the photos read more…

Perspective Chair

6 oktober, 2013 door

Possibly some of you still remember spending hours working on a drawing with a tangle of converging lines, which would lead you to a perfect three-dimensional image. Artem Zigert apparently does. read more…

Nuance

2 oktober, 2013 door

Nuance is a short by French director Marc-Antoine Locatelli. We see dancer Lucas Boirat in combat with different geometric shapes of light. At one moment, the dancer prevails, the next moment read more…

3′B’ Printing

29 september, 2013 door

3D printing has created some incredible products in recent years, but to celebrate their latest honey whiskey, Dewar’s has found a new way to print in 3D. Together with read more…

Chiu Chih’s Survival Kit

24 september, 2013 door

Changing cityscapes, overcrowded living environments, deteriorating air quality. In order to find an answer to the connected issues, designer Chiu Chih started a project called read more…

Microscopic Opera

17 september, 2013 door

With his Microscopic Opera desinger Matthijs Munnik let us, spectators and listeners, share in the world of micro-organisms, in a touching way. Matthijs, artist and researcher, asked himself all kinds of read more…

Incertitudes – Kinetic Garments

12 september, 2013 door

Designer Ying Gao is known for combining fashion and technology and bringing them together. Her latest designs ‘Incertitudes’ consist of white and silver fabric covered with hundreds of read more…

Caramelized Solarium

9 september, 2013 door

Like a gem stone on top of the hill just north of New York, a little greenhouse called Solarium was built in 2012 by artist William Lamson. In the windows Lamson used caramel that he cooked at read more…