Design

Yuya Ushida: sofa_XXXX

'Sofa_xxxx' of yuya UshidaDesigner with offices in Germany, is an expandable and retractable seating system that converts from couch to chair. The cabinet is constructed from 8.000 chopsticks that have been individually cut at different lengths and polished to achieve the correct angles needed to build the structure.
Ring and joints were used to connect the elements of the sofa and confer adaptability and flexibility. Overall, it took three months of work to finish the job. The sofa "XXXX" can support up to three people each 70kg.

Read More ...

Design

LECO, the system for looking playful separate collection of FLUSSOCREATIVO

Leco, fully equipped ecological station designed by Flussocreativo, It has a young and colorful appearance, with a strong playful reference imprinted in the collective memory.

It 'a siatema of containers for waste collection, composed of five elements in the low density polyethylene (LDPE), two of which for the aluminum and the glass, in the respective blue and green colors and two, of larger size, for the white and yellow card for plastics. The four elements are positioned in turn on a fifth element, gray color, which serves as a base.

Read More ...

Architecture

Antonio Ravalli Architects, Mino

Recovery project of a former hemp mill into a youth hostel in Migliarino, Ferrara. L 'intervention is located within the municipal multipurpose center of Migliarino, obtained from the recovery of a former hemp mill, and covers a portion of the building of 510 square meters, which will house a youth hostel. The project relies for its implementation on a reduced regional funding and a dubious profitability management. L 'managerial aspect is therefore a central element of the project: the economic and energy savings become the' primary objective. L 'intervention is thought of as

Read More ...