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Clever C-shaped handle, inverted umbrella lets you use your phone in the rain

Clever C-shaped handle, inverted umbrella lets you use your phone in the rain | D_sign | Scoop.it

Worried about dropping your phone while holding an umbrella? Say goodbye to that fear with this clever umbrella design.

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Moroccan jewel: Studio KO reveals design for new Yves Saint Laurent museum

Moroccan jewel: Studio KO reveals design for new Yves Saint Laurent museum | D_sign | Scoop.it
Studio KO has just revealed the first designs for the Yves Saint Laurent museum in Morocco, a new complex entirely dedicated to the legendary French designer and his work. Situated in Marrakesh, the establishment will house part of the Fondation Pierre Bergé-Yves Saint Laurent Paris collection.
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Bright star: Lobmeyr celebrates the 50th birthday of its Met Opera chandeliers

Bright star: Lobmeyr celebrates the 50th birthday of its Met Opera chandeliers | D_sign | Scoop.it
Created by Hans Harald Rath of Austria’s family-owned glassware company Lobmeyr, which was founded in 1823, the chandeliers have been on object of wondrous fascination since the New York Metropolitan Opera opened on 13 September 1966.
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Artist recreates his childhood drawings with sophisticated digital illustrations

Artist recreates his childhood drawings with sophisticated digital illustrations | D_sign | Scoop.it

'Kiddie Arts' is a series of sophisticated digital illustrations by Netherlands-based artist Telmo Pieper that recreate a selection of his childhood drawings.

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Architecture as art at the XXI Triennale International Exhibition in Milan

Architecture as art at the XXI Triennale International Exhibition in Milan | D_sign | Scoop.it

Following a twenty year hiatus, the great Triennale di Milano international exhibition is back, with a vast program of exhibitions, events, competitions, festivals and meetings throughout the city.

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LEGO Music by Esteban Cardona uses plastic toy bricks to construct a DIY keyboard

LEGO Music by Esteban Cardona uses plastic toy bricks to construct a DIY keyboard | D_sign | Scoop.it
LEGO Music is a DIY keyboard that uses plastic toy construction bricks to create musical notes. the instrument invented by Esteban Cardona, along with benson rong and andrew kim, was awarded the Silver Pencil at the One Show’s advertising competition and was shortlisted for Future Lions 2016 (part of the Lion Cannes Festival).
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The woman who invented interior design and set Paris society on fire

The woman who invented interior design and set Paris society on fire | D_sign | Scoop.it

The turn of the century wrought many changes, and few took greater advantage than Elsie de Wolfe, the lesbian actress whose work in design and penchant for parties catapulted her to the top of world society.

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Lehel Kovacs illustrates iconic sporting grounds in world of stadiums

Lehel Kovacs illustrates iconic sporting grounds in world of stadiums | D_sign | Scoop.it

Kovacs has an ongoing kickstarter campaign to print the series, composed of sixty illustrations, in a postcard format.

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Arcade games: Antonini Darmon unveil latest housing development in Paris

Arcade games: Antonini Darmon unveil latest housing development in Paris | D_sign | Scoop.it

French architects Antonini Darmon complete white, arcade-filled housing development in Boulogne-Billancourt.

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15 architects who have been immortalized on money

15 architects who have been immortalized on money | D_sign | Scoop.it

In terms of memorialization, being selected to represent your country as the face of a banknote is one of the highest honors you can achieve.

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New York 2030: this annotated visualization shows us the Manhattan of the future

New York 2030: this annotated visualization shows us the Manhattan of the future | D_sign | Scoop.it

Fourteen years from now, New York's skyline will be one vastly different than the recognizable profile visible today.

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Street photography pioneer Mark Cohen exhibits unseen images from the 70s

Street photography pioneer Mark Cohen exhibits unseen images from the 70s | D_sign | Scoop.it

The photographer's new show Closer celebrates his intrusively spontaneous style with a few never-before-exhibited images.

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NYC's Central Park photographed in infrared by Paolo Pettigiani

NYC's Central Park photographed in infrared by Paolo Pettigiani | D_sign | Scoop.it

Photographer and graphic designer Paolo Pettigiani recently took a stroll through New York's Central Park armed with an infrared lens and took a number of fantastic shots that show the iconic park in a whole new light.

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Designer transforms dull mobile app icons into cute Toy Story-themed symbols

Designer transforms dull mobile app icons into cute Toy Story-themed symbols | D_sign | Scoop.it

Brazilian-based artist Leo Natsume has transformed regular Android app icons into cute Toy Story-inspired designs in a project for client Disney.

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Bold message on Hong Kong's tallest building

Bold message on Hong Kong's tallest building | D_sign | Scoop.it

For the past two nights, amid a dazzling, world famous skyline, the International Commerce Center -- Hong Kong's tallest skyscraper -- has glimmered with a secret message.

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Design Army creates political packaging for American chocolate

Design Army creates political packaging for American chocolate | D_sign | Scoop.it

Ahead of this year's US presidential election, creative agency Design Army is encouraging Americans to chose chocolate bars based on six illustrated packaging designs that represent different political opinions.

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A curved concrete library in British Columbia

A curved concrete library in British Columbia | D_sign | Scoop.it

Bing Thom Architects has completed a library near Vancouver featuring angled concrete walls, curved windows and a pointy corner that resembles a ship's bow.

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Artist spoofs evolution of Pokémon in comical illustrations

Artist spoofs evolution of Pokémon in comical illustrations | D_sign | Scoop.it

London, England-based 28-year-old artist Dan Martin creates amusing comics that appear weekly on his website Deathbulge. Yesterday, Martin shared his own entertaining version of how Pokémon came about using fake characters and made-up names that took off with users across Twitter and Facebook.

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What the Chinese junk can teach us about design thinking

What the Chinese junk can teach us about design thinking | D_sign | Scoop.it

Design thinking will not be able to deliver its true potential unless it incorporates a way to bring in strategic vision.

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An 'aerotropolis' grows near Zhengzhou

An 'aerotropolis' grows near Zhengzhou | D_sign | Scoop.it

The Chinese city’s airport-driven development strategy capitalizes on the 'economy of speed'.

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Innovative designers launch prefabricated pavilions

Innovative designers launch prefabricated pavilions | D_sign | Scoop.it

A stellar, accessible collection of world-class architecture is now for sale.

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How to arrange and decorate a bookshelf

How to arrange and decorate a bookshelf | D_sign | Scoop.it

Interior designer Suzanne Kasler’s tried-and-true tips are sure to improve your 'shelfie' game.

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How to speak typography: terms you should know

How to speak typography: terms you should know | D_sign | Scoop.it

If you are just beginning as a graphic designer, you should be knee-deep in typography, learning how to use it properly and how to speak about it using proper terminology. This is by no means an exhaustive list of typographic terms, but getting to know these and how to apply them will go a long way toward developing anyone as a typographer and designer.

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Designer matches letters of the alphabet with different art styles

Designer matches letters of the alphabet with different art styles | D_sign | Scoop.it

Inspired by a post on dog breeds and the alphabet, designer Caisa Nilaseca has created an art style version for DesignTAXI.

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