Posts Categorized: Design

A Chateau of Her Own

Eleanor Ambos Interiors Trailer from Nomadique on Vimeo. Below, a longer trailer from Nowness…  “Everybody should live in a French chateau, or the local equivalent thereof” maintains interior designer Eleanor Ambos. The 86 year old German émigré has built an empire in New York, designing interiors and collecting, salvaging and restoring furniture in a very grand…

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The Magic Is In The Process

Jane ni Dhulchaointigh: The Magic Is in The Process from 99U on Vimeo. At a recent 99U Conference, Jane ni Dhulchaointigh, the charming, witty and inspirational inventor/founder of the product and company Sugru (the product itself described by a customer as the love child of Playdoh and Super Glue), tells her beguiling and uplifting story about her six…

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Thomas Heatherwick

Architect Thomas Heatherwick is one of England’s most innovative designers, having created a new rendition of the iconic London Routemaster Bus, the memorable, reticulated Olympic Cauldron  at the 2011 London Olympic Games, and the pavilion for England at the Shanghai World Expo in 2010, his ‘Seed Cathedral’…