Paper Lanterns for Design geeks: Origami

Animal paper-lamps are the products of  OWL  design outfit, a design brand created in 2016 in Lisbon, Portugal.Inspired by the origami art of folding paper figures, OWL combined modelling with illumination to design original papercraft lamps. The lamps are built … Continue reading Paper Lanterns for Design geeks: Origami

Meet The Australian ambassador for road safety: Mr Grotesque Graham

Ever wonder if the human body could even withstand a car crash? we now have one who could, but there is a catch. He is not human and is hideous. Meet Graham, the silicon humaniod designed by the Australian artist known for her unsettling sculptures of hyperrealistic hybrid creatures, Patricia Piccinni. The grotesque ‘graham’ is the only person designed to survive a car crash-impact road traumas. He was created– by the combine effort of  the AustraliaN transport accident commission  with imput from leading trauma surgeon Christian Kenfield, crash investigation expert doc David Logna and artist Patricia Piccinini   in an effort … Continue reading Meet The Australian ambassador for road safety: Mr Grotesque Graham

Zaha hadid’s Melbourne Towers : Miss or hit

The Zaha hadid’s tower is arguably the most debated building in Victoria right now. The firm’s first project in Melbourne, the tower is to be sited on ‘600 collins street on the western boundary. “ 54 storey tower comprises 420 apartments, offices, retail and public spaces, with the overall arrangement characterized by its elegant colonnades of ‘stacked vases’. Designboom ‘it’s pleasing to see a project of this quality proposed for melbourne and see a strong architectural response within the framework of the interim controls,’ says planning minister richard wynne. But for most residents  of Melbourne the proposed tower is a … Continue reading Zaha hadid’s Melbourne Towers : Miss or hit

2o Stunning photographs you wouldn’t believe was taken with an iphone: iphone photo Awards winners (ippawards)

Ever taken a picture with your iphone and wonder how nice it turned out? Do you fancy a chance to show them off?   The 2016 winners of the IPPAWARDS  were pick from a verity  of entries from around the world and from different categories. All images were taken with an iPhone, iPod or an iPad and no alterations were made; but submitted in their natural form. And sorry no other phones are allowed. If you are interested,get those iPhones out and  start taking some  pictures. The iPhone Photography Awards (IPPAWARDS) is offering you an opportunity to prove  yourself, but you … Continue reading 2o Stunning photographs you wouldn’t believe was taken with an iphone: iphone photo Awards winners (ippawards)