The ‘kami’ collection of pots/vases/home lighting encourage a new way of thinking in eco-friendly lifestyle products. Made from 100% biodegradable cellulose, an enormously solid and light material, ‘kami’ transforms this most abundant natural raw material into objects for daily use by simple air drying.
Arup and Sky-Gardens have launched Pocket Habitat, the only modular planting system actively designed to promote biodiversity on new or existing roofs, or provide temporary greening at ground level. Each module is a stand-alone unit made from environmentally friendly material and containing recycled substrates and wildflower seeds. They link together to form a continuous vegetated surface, which may be moved when required.
A new concept from the team behind the massively successful wine bar, Monvínic, Fastvínic pays – a particularly gastronomic – homage to the most humblest of snacks, the sandwich.
Possibilities generated by a new manufacturing technology are applied in Punkalive’s product design. The product solutions are the result of the manufacturing technology and the desired shape. The products emphasise individuality and product-specific structural strength. Despite the use of a manufacturing technology, the handicraft in our finished products and their living surface is visible.
‘La Cucina’ installation by Matteo Thun for Riva 1920 and American Hardwood, in the ‘Living Kitchen’ hall at imm cologne.