Posts Tagged ‘design’

Riqualificare piazza Borgo Dora con installazioni d’arredo urbano realizzate in autocostruzione e con l’utilizzo di “rifiuti”

Friday, May 4, 2012 9:35 No Comments

Cosa: Workshop Leonia Oggetto: Riqualificare piazza Borgo Dora con installazioni d’arredo urbano realizzate in autocostruzione e con l’utilizzo di “rifiuti” Quando: 18 maggio – 16 giugno 2012 (4 weekend – venerdì e sabato) Dove: Torino, Italy Orari: 9:00 – 19:00pm Come: lezioni, progettazone, realizzazione Organizzazione: Izmo con il sostegno di Compagnia di San Paolo, Cecchi […]

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Low Cost Design: bottom-up creativity by Daniele Pario Perra

Thursday, December 16, 2010 15:59 1 Comment

Posted by Alessandra Pellicanò (To read this entry in Italian click ‘Italian’ in the black menu bar above) ‘Low Cost Design’ is a recent publication by Milan-based researcher and designer Daniele Pario Perra, who with his book illustrates the innovation of bottom-up creativity through 7000 photographs taken across Europe and the Mediterranean region. Magazine rack […]

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A Conversation on Failure in Design

Monday, June 21, 2010 12:01 2 Comments

Marcia Caines & Ashwin Rajan artwork Mario Suarez “Eighty percent of the environmental impact of the products, services, and infrastructures around us is determined at the design stage. Design decisions shape the processes behind the products we use, the materials and energy required to make them, the ways we operate them on a daily basis, […]

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In Between Chairs at the Milan Furniture Fair 2010

Thursday, April 22, 2010 16:45 7 Comments

Marcia Caines Dan Colen, Word On The Street. Massimo De Carlo Gallery, Via Ventura, zona Lambrate, Milan 22 March to April 30 2010. This year’s ‘Salone del Mobile’, Milan’s April Furniture Fair, pulled the usual crowds, but with a little less enthusiasm than before, as if it had lost a bit of its sparkle. Maybe […]

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Drinking water for Haiti: Please Help!

Tuesday, January 26, 2010 18:09 9 Comments

Images Courtesy Vestergaard Frandsen (article also available in Italian, to view click on Italian in the menu bar above / articolo anche disponibile in italiano, cliccate in alto sul menu Italian. Thanks/grazie Iris Cartia! Cluster is supporting a project to help give earthquake victims in Haiti access to safe drinking water – which we think […]

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