Stripes on the Horizon

Stripes on the Horizon

August 1, 2013

We often find value in stepping back from our stripes to get the bigger picture.  For us, we are talking about a few metres, to see how the stripes appear from across a room.  French photographer Normann Szkop has taken this to a whole new extreme with his series of aerial shots of Northern Holland’s … Read More

Sky Runners

Sky Runners

July 29, 2013

Ever returning to Monochrome Monday, we have just spotted this amazing structure designed by Mexican architects Miguel Montemayor.  This staircase-like building exhibits the perfect balance of asymmetry and monochrome we are always questing for.

Neon Net

Neon Net

July 22, 2013

So, missing the tennis after the Wimbledon weekend’s excitement? We have seen a better way to do a net. Maybe neon is the answer?

The Original is Best

The Original is Best

July 1, 2013

Florentijn Hofman’s giant Rubber Duck has been brightening major cities across the globe since 2007.  The Rubber Duck will next be exhibited at Beijing Design Week this September to highlight awareness of copyright issues. A recent appearance of the Rubber Duck in Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour attracted not only 8million visitors, but several unofficial giant … Read More

More Madness from New York

More Madness from New York

June 6, 2013

How did we miss this one? Another great example of people wearing foliage. Eyes as Big as Plates, by Riitta Ikonen and Karoline Hjorth

Woven Staircase

Woven Staircase

June 3, 2013

Elegantly weaving from edge to edge, balanced and subtly coloured using only black and white. Perfect.

Dreaming of Summer

Dreaming of Summer

May 28, 2013

With all the classic british weather we are getting at the moment we are drawn towards brights.  This fantastic Mondrian-like image with bold orange and crisp yellow is the kind of bright we’d like to see.

Pae White

Pae White

May 1, 2013

Take 48 kilometres of yarn(!) a large gallery space and combine with American installation artist Pae White…  “Too Much Night, Again”

A Curious Staircase

A Curious Staircase

April 29, 2013

Congratulations to all involved with ‘The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time’ for their impressive clutch of 7 Olivier awards at last night’s ceremony.  A special mention to designers Bunny Christie and Finn Ross for their innovative video staircase.