Helena Almeida, Pintura Habitada (1975).
Growing cabinet a project from Yi-Cong Lu.
In contrast to other cabinets, the drawers of “growing cabinet” are located on the side. By pulling the drawer, extra space evolve, which can be use as a temporary storage if needed. This kind of interaction makes it a “living” object, that changes its shape and size according to its usage.
A nice quote from Kurt Vonnegut.
“The arts are not a way to make a living. They are a very human way of making life more bearable. Practicing an art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow, for heaven’s sake. Sing in the shower. Dance to the radio. Tell stories. Write a poem to a friend, even a lousy poem. Do it as well as you possible can. You will get an enormous reward. You will have created something.”
The chocolate packaging caught my eye. Great work by Construct.
“Construct, has completed a year long branding project for the Berkeley, the five star luxury hotel in Knightsbridge owned and operated by the Maybourne hotel group. The initiative is part of Maybourne’s long-term strategy to carefully protect the hotels positioning, which is one of exquisite innovation.
Read more here.