When it comes to A’ Design Award and Competition, the WDR – World Design Ranking, is one of the most useful tools to understand the potential of each country in terms of trophies, designers, and awarded works. It is a list that provides additional information and data regarding the Design industry. In other words, it’s a quick overview of the global map of Design!
Obscur is a swedish brand built on a self-evident principle regarding the design – a garment’s true value can only be fully recognized when it is being worn. Designer Richard Söderberg creates the clothes after absorbing the spirit of the dark and misty landscapes of his home country. his deep love of dark scandinavian music is also of great inspiration and has been translated into the garments.
The expession “Sleep tight” gets a different meaning with Forrest Jessee’s project, Sleep Suit. This is a project that challenges the idea of personal space in relationship to the human body and its surrounding environment. In other words, a revolutionary idea that comes to introduce a new, more efficient sleeping method. Now we can all have our own sleep suit based on our personal needs, a custom made suit that will cover all sleeping needs.
Erwin Olaf’s art visualizes implicitly the unspoken, the overlooked, that typically resist easy documentation. Olaf’s trademark is to address social issues, taboos, and bourgeois conventions in a highly stylized and cunning mode of image making. With his razor-sharp aesthetic intuition, Olaf purposely conceals his themes, so that the viewer has to accept the initial concealment in Olaf’s photo series.
Stories, nightmares, desires, fears, death…. negative or positive emotions take the form of images in hands of Robert Bartholot. Every shot has a story to tell, a narration of a man’s deepest thoughts coming to surface. Images that help you capture emotions and memories, images that touch you deeply within your soul.
Have you ever crrossed your mind the idea of add a twist to a designer’s object ? In other words to be the one to finish its design the way you like… Comfy Cargo Chair makes you a designer. Well, Stephan Schulz shows you the way.