Concrete

SensiTile Terrazzo

SensiTile Terrazzo

Dec 20, 2007No Comments

Light reactive concrete Comprised of a light-conducting matrix embedded within a substrate, SensiTiles transport light from one surface point to another by a process called

Pixel Panels

Pixel Panels

Translucent concrete Developed by Bill Price, Pixel Panels

Aug 21, 2007
Eco-Cement

Eco-Cement

Carbon dioxide absorbing cement Developed by John Harrison

Aug 14, 2007

Mineral

Transparent Ceramics

Transparent Ceramics

Dec 04, 2007No Comments

Transparent high-strength oxide ceramics Translucent alumina ceramics have exhibited low mechanical properties and a low in-line transmission of unscattered light (less than fifteen percent) because

Terrart

Terrart

Architectural terra cotta facade panels and elements Today,

Nov 11, 2007
Nanogel

Nanogel

Translucent silica aerogel Manufactured by Cabot Corporation via

Sep 06, 2007

Metal

AlgoRhythms

AlgoRhythms

Dec 24, 2007No Comments

Algorithmically-derived metal systems Milgo/Bufkin can bend complex shapes in metal, providing solutions to the most demanding problems. These shapes are economical alternatives to extrusions and

Protrude, Flow

Protrude, Flow

Magnetic fluid art Magnetic fluid is a black

Dec 16, 2007
BondedMetal

Bonded Metal

Lightweight metal sheets with durable castings Bonded Metal

Nov 23, 2007

Wood

Ply

Ply

Nov 03, 2007No Comments

Undulating plywood surface Ply is a sculptural wall-element made of birch wood harvested in Finland. At 0.45 mm thick, the textile-thin birch plywood layer is

Foldtex

Foldtex

Lightweight composite folding board Timm Herok developed Foldtex

Oct 23, 2007
Kirei Board

Kirei Board

Sorghum-based architectural millwork material Kirei Board is a

Oct 07, 2007

Plastic + Rubber

Flexicomb

Flexicomb

Dec 28, 2007No Comments

Flexible polypropylene honeycomb panels Imagine a mix between a beehive and a slinky: Flexicomb is a light-hearted new material that combines the properties of both.

It

It

Biomorphic seating unit Jakob + MacFarlane, the Paris-based

Dec 12, 2007
Camera:   DCS560C
Serial #: K560C-01177
Width:    3040
Height:   2008
Date:  7/12/01
Time:   21:36:18
DCS5XX Image
FW Ver:   3.0.9
TIFF Image
Look:   Product
Sharpening Requested:No (Preferences)
Counter:    [15249]
ISO Speed:  80
Aperture:  f20
Shutter:  1/125
Max Aperture:  f2.8
Min Aperture:  f22
Exposure Mode:  Manual (M)
Compensation:  +0.0
Flash Compensation:  +0.0
Meter Mode:  Evaluative
Flash Mode:  No flash
Drive Mode:  Single
Focus Mode:  One Shot
Focus Point:  --o--
Focal Length (mm):  20
White balance: Preset (Flash)
Time: 21:36:18.437

EVA Collection

Ethylene Vinyl Acetate products EVA is a common

Nov 19, 2007

Glass

BubbleGlass

Bubble Glass

Nov 30, 2007No Comments

Sheet glass containing grids and patterns of bubbles Developed by Penny Herscovitch and Dan Gottlieb, Bubble Glass contains perfect grids of tiny bubbles and a

Panelite IGU

Panelite IGU

Insulated glass unit with tubular polycarbonate core Expanding

Oct 19, 2007
Recycled Glass

Recycled Glass

100% recycled glass As wine consumption rises, waste

Aug 29, 2007

Paint + Paper

Lotusan

Lotusan

Oct 30, 2007No Comments

Water-repellent paint The leaves of the lotus plant are immaculately clean after every rainfall because dirt and microorganisms are unable to obtain a hold on

YUM!

YUM!

Scratch-and-sniff wallpaper Developed by Alex Schweder and Dieter

Jul 29, 2007
UVFX

UV/FX

Ultraviolet light-activated scenery UV/FX Scenic Productions has developed

Apr 19, 2007

Fabric

DigitalDawn

Digital Dawn

Nov 27, 2007No Comments

Electroluminescent window covering Designed by Rachel Wingfield, Digital Dawn is a textile that responds to environmental stimuli. Digital Dawn functions as a traditional window blind

Holofiber

Holofiber

Responsive polyester-based textile Utilizing cutting-edge nanotechnology, Hologenix has

Oct 26, 2007
Cityscape

Cityscape

Topographic wool rug and wall covering Designed by

Sep 10, 2007

Light

Exit

EXIT

Oct 11, 2007No Comments

Custom emergency light fixture EXIT is a custom exit light produced for the Nasher Sculpture Center in Dallas, Texas, where forty-two fixtures are installed. Interloop

Therapie

Therapie

Illuminated canvas Inspired by color and light therapy

Sep 29, 2007
Temporal Light

Temporal Light

Electroluminescent wall tiles Rachel Wingfield’s Temporal Light is

Sep 14, 2007

Digital

Texxus

Texxus

Mar 11, 2007No Comments

Digitally-controlled surface manipulation of materials Texxus creates 3D surface forms and textures for architectural, industrial, and consumer products. Using advanced modeling and production software, Texxus

Lamina 1.0

Lamina 1.0

Software that facilitates construction of precise free-form structures

Mar 04, 2007
ERCOVirtualLuminaires

ERCO Virtual Luminai...

Virtual luminaire models for digital lighting simulation ERCO

Nov 03, 2006