A library designed by a huge bookshelf with a curved line like the flow of a river, named "BOOK RIVER". The bookshelf changes various heights, becomes a seat, becomes a counter, or encloses a space like a wall. Big holes in the bookshelf, it becomes a tunnel, a window, a space like a capsule. This space has made various relationships between books and people, and created rich communication.
In the designer's view of point, we may reject any form of theory or opinion, however, we can't refuse the potential influence from the architectural and interior environment that we live in. It seems "what do you want to convey" is more significant than to argue "what it is". So except for the form and style of the restaurant, the more challenging part is to convey the spirit of Setsugekka Japanese Cuisine.
How to design a high quality urban space, redefine the image of a “landmark” building, while maintaining cultural tradition of Xixi wetland spirits, is the major challenge of this project. Four L-shaped slab buildings with large openings are used to encircling the site due to the landscape cross. The internal building volumes are modeled on the traditional wetland settlement pattern. It ensures the maximum utilization of landscape resources. Reasonable structures present a non-conventional visual impression, making the buildings a group of futuristic city sculptures.
The lightest and thinnest electric scooter on earth with an integrated handle-build-in dashboard with a continuous connection to your smart device! Its minimalistic, curvilinear frame collapses and nests snuggly together so you can throw it over a shoulder or drag it behind you as you switch between transportation modes during your commute. There are different ways of charging with el. socket being the simplest one. Inductive charging technology will also be employed to allow advanced solutions like easily charging your scooter in your car trunk.
Iberital Vision sets a new standard in professional espresso coffee machines. Its brutalist design, with no room for frivolities, hides the most advanced technology in materials, hydraulics, control and ergonomics. Achieving its original goals (healthy, sustainable and connected), the result is a premium espresso coffee machine with outstanding performance when extracting coffee and delivering hot water for infusions, and steam. Is is connected to the internet, and the user interface derives in a completely new user experience that will change the rules. No more buttons. No more screens.
Mangata is visualized in Swedish as a romantic scene, the glimmering, road-like reflection of the moon creates on the night sea. The scene is visually appealed and special enough for creating the brand image. The color palette, black & gold, imitates the atmosphere of the dark sea, also, gave the brand a mysterious, luxury touch.