Only to discover, that i started filling my pockets with trash instead of treasure. In the same way we need an instrument to measure our current mood and appreciation of society are we indulging in serenity with light grey flooding in or are we burning bridges bringing the darker shades of ashes? Are our greys pretty and picture perfect like the lustrous shining tones of pearls or urban and invisible like concrete poetry? Is your grey basic and boring or exotic and avant-garde? How grey are you? How grey are we? Grey was going to be the shade of the 21st century until mutual global aggression made us regress to black and white the you are with us or against us rhetoric. To show howbeautiful the world can be between black and white, how rich in tone and how strong instatement.
The greyness of the organic matter, sometimes disrupted by dashes of colour, creates organically grown compositions. Eau de paris, the citys public water company recently set up a new water fountain called la pétillante that dispenses sparkling water. And how many variations of these greys exist, made by clouds and shadows andall other blended, fused and hybrid materials.
These elements are reminiscent of the briccole, traditional poles used in the venice lagoon to assist in navigation. A force of nature full of possibility and positivity ! Deep colours and secrets from the sea ! I am a portuguese communication designer and i found this site really very interesting! Karen huppivailyahoo. The intent of the collection is to translate an important and delicate issue, as an inspiration for the development of objects that fit in the contemporary living.
Venice and the venetian region are home to such craft techniques and secrets that few know how to play. Close to nature, yet not too far from the city. I find my self being swept away by a new blue every week.
Muscles relax, blood pressure drops and the heart lower its pace. These can be summarized in a series of textiles (fabrics), a carpet, a series of fragrances correlated with diffuser, and a table lamp. One of the upcoming pop up float events is a floating concert at the oldest and biggest indoor swimming pool in reykjavik.
Milano, the dutch designer marcel wanders presented a chair made by the same blow-moulding technique used to manufacture water bottles. To measure the strength of light a photographer is using a grey card to determine the value between dark and light. We can only hope that we will be spared from the manmade one. Doing things,being creative with my hands-picking flowers, baking, cooking, stitching, painting, sketching. Among them is the manufacturing of textiles, with a wide range of products created in the area.
Called sparkling chair, the product is made of recycled pet, for italian manufacturer magis. They are comfortably lost in space - although on their own terms. Acqua alta as a tool to link all these techniques starting from a unique phenomenon. As an afterthought, i designed several other accent colours to nourish our greys to flourish into gardens, parties, picnics, travels, safaris and rituals. In making artistic sculptures out of the objects i find, i try to evoke an emotional response from my audience by creating a contradiction.
Since 1996, her swimwear line paula has been highly successful around the world. The french are among the worlds top consumers of bottled water, taking in an average of 128 litres each in 2009. Much later, after i had moved from holland to south africa, i found myself doing the same thing. Patti smith has been truly brave and is very inspiring in many ways, she received the polar music prize a few years ago and her emotional openness was fantastic. At the new fountain which is modeled after similar ones in italy.