Author Archives: Kristin Mossbacher

REDESIGN

Modern Stone and Flint Tools by Ami Drach That´s also an interesting inspiration for our design project. Website: http://www.designboom.com/design/modern-stone-flint-tools-by-ami-drach-dov-ganchrow/

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HUMAN RESPONSIBLE DESIGN

VERTICAL FARMING IN THE CITY Vertical farming is a concept which cultivates plant or animal life within skyscrapers or vertically inclined surfaces. The project aims to provide a model for a future where the production of ‘green’ energy can coexist with … Continue reading

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TIMELESS

In our last group meeting we talked about timeless design. If timeless is an essential or a negligible thing in design?! We also said that white, black and grey are the main colours  for a timeless design. Timeless design also … Continue reading

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Pencil Sharpener as a Kitchen Tool

Karoto by Avichai Tadmor carrot peeler and sharpener We all know it – the pencil sharpener, a design which is very functional to us. We almost use it every day. Do you think design can be ‘transferable’? Or do you think design … Continue reading

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DESIGN-DEFINITION

Design – Definition by Prof. Michael Hardt Website: http://www.michael-hardt.com/pdf/lectures/design-definition.pdf In this lecture there are some interesting points about “what is design?” – ‘design is to design the design of a design’   a general concept, an activity, a plan or intention, … Continue reading

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SUSTAINABILITY IN DESIGN

Timberland ‘Earthkeepers Collection’ Environmentally conscious footwear – linings made with recycled plastic bottles, rubber outsoles.                                               Website: http://www.timberlandonline.co.uk/on/demandware.store/Sites-TBLGB-Site/default/Search-Show?cgid=collections_earthkeepers_women   PUMA … Continue reading

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BEAUTIFUL SIMPLICITY

Chocolate Bar Packaging for the Love / Hate Design Presentation (tie-dyed fabric & leather cords) I LOVE simple BEAUTIFUL Design

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simple BEAUTIFUL Design

Beautiful Design is in the eye of the beholder. SIMPLICITY is BEAUTIFUL !!!   Why I think simple is beautiful design … FASHION Helmut Lang SS 2013 Loose / Uncomplicated / Simple Website: http://www.wgsn.com/ JEWELRY Necklace Bracelet Ring Earing Website: http://inabeissner.com/shop/shop_content.php?coID=19 INTERIOR … Continue reading

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EXPERIMENTAL / CREATIVE DESIGN

A lamp consisting of several knotted ropes.               The lamp is very creative and beautiful. Nevertheless a functional lamp. ‘FUNCTION VS BEAUTY’   Website: http://www.detail.de/daily/verknotet-leuchte-ropes-von-christian-haas-17492/

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IPAD & IPHONE GRAMMOPHON

RETRO MEETS HIGH-TECH   Website: http://www.detail.de/daily/retro-hightech-ipad-grammophon-17897/

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