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Tetra

Aug 06, 2006No Comments

Reconfigurable steel sculpture Tetra is a sculptural concept which explores the three dimensional extrapolation of simple growth systems in nature. It is a chain structure

Cubic

Aug 02, 2006No Comments

Furniture vending machine Developed by Transalpin, Cubix is a vending machine that generates instant furniture from 3D textiles and various composite materials. Whether a chair,

Wood.e

Jul 29, 2006No Comments

Electrified preformed wood Wood.e is essentially electrified wood. Furniture made of Wood.e, with an electrical current of 12V, permits one to easily plug in different

Digital Nature

Jul 25, 2006No Comments

Digitally-designed wallcovering Exploring new ways to reference patterning found in nature, Karim Rashid digitally generated five designs and manipulated them to resemble multiple plant, animal,

Algues

Jul 21, 2006No Comments

Polypropylene biomimetic modules Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec’s Algues (French for “algae”) is a biomimetic sculptural system based on a multibranched plastic module that can be

PINnacle

Jul 18, 2006No Comments

Recycled paper panel with sanded finish PINnacle is a recycled-paper panel supplied with a velvetlike sanded surface for a more elegant appearance than conventional tackboards.

Transbuoyant Concrete

Jul 14, 2006No Comments

High tensile strength concrete Architect Peter Jay Zweig and Monotech International, Inc. have developed an innovative, extremely fast, flexible, inexpensive, and environmentally-friendly building system with

Sphere Glass

Jul 10, 2006No Comments

Dome-shaped glass spheres attached to flat panels Sphere Glass provides a novel form for three-dimensional glass. Hemispherical glass spheres are fused to clear or cast

Flexisurf

Jul 06, 2006No Comments

Recycled PVC flooring Swimming pool covers, industrial roofing membranes, and tons of automobile upholstery trim scrap are landfilled every year. These materials are made of

TingWall

Jul 02, 2006No Comments

Leak-free glazing system Dr. Raymond Ting’s TingWall Airloop System neutralizes the effects of both wind and rain by separating air and water seals. The result