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Daily Archives: November 13, 2008

Porous Morphology

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Porous Morphology

Architects Gianni Botsford and Morphogenesis are collaborating on Swabumi Heritage Hotel project in Kolkata, India. The clients, Ganpati Parks, want to create an environment that captures the cultural and intellectual intensity of Kolkata. Remember R.N. Tagore, the Nobel Prize winner in Literature (1913) who was also from Kolkata? The hotel — Continue reading

Floating cutlery

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Floating cutlery

This cutlery is an innovation of the Korean designer Seongyong Lee.  They actually float!, because all of them have a buoy.  This can be very useful when you are washing the dishes, and you don’t want to plunge your hands in dirty water to find them.  Maybe this cutlery doesn’t — Continue reading

Light as Art: Designs by Ricardo Garza Marcos

Categories: Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects
Light as Art: Designs by Ricardo Garza Marcos

I think lighting is the best way to decorate and can really transform a room, and Ricardo Marcos’ designs are a good example of this. His cube lights in particular remind me of something that would be found in an ultra hip lounge somewhere in LA. The way the light — Continue reading