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Daily Archives: July 30, 2009

WISA Wooden Design Hotel by Pieta-Linda Auttila, Helsinki, Finland

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, News + Events + Contests, Sustainability
WISA Wooden Design Hotel by Pieta-Linda Auttila, Helsinki, Finland

The WISA Wooden Design hotel is an architectural gem of wood situated in the maritime heart of Helsinki. The work was designed by interior architect Pieta-Linda Auttila. She hopes to spark interest in wood and highlight its role in building and design. The purpose of the intensive design session was — Continue reading

Bamboo Light

Categories: Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Bamboo Light

Using the form of bamboo trunks as inspiration, this design is the postmodern version of a Zen garden, that works as lamp and as interior division. The design has an aluminum base that holds the trunks, which are formed by a repeated module, made of translucent flexible acrylic, that works — Continue reading