Commissioned by MK Gallery in collaboration with The Parks Trust, the distinguished international artist Liliane Lijn has created Light Pyramid, a sculpture which appears as a six metre high solid white structure by day but is capable of receding at night as it radiates light, serving as a unique beacon for Milton Keynes.
Hedge Gallery is currently presenting the show “Flection”, curated by Sabrina Buell. This group exhibition features works, many of them new and exhibited for the first time, by Michael DeLucia, Liam Everett, Anna Sew Hoy, Ruth Laskey, Arik Levy, Sam Orlando Miller, Clare Rojas, Hugh Scott-Douglas and Sara Vanderbeek.
For their summer exhibition Gallery Vivid presents a group show entitled 'Written in the Sand' including designers: Natasja Alers, Boudewien van de Berg, Pepe Heykoop, Dirk van der Kooij, Raymond Loewy, Alessandro Mendini, Minale Maeda, Ted Noten, Dennis Parren, Thomas Ruff, Slothouber & Graatsma, Frank Tjepkema, Jan van Toornm and Lawrence Weiner.
Egg Collective, named “Best New Designer” this spring at the 2012 International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF), is an all female - Brooklyn-based - design company committed to building American-made furniture.
Arts agency CREATE has commissioned Something & Son, of Dalston's Farm:Shop, to design and build the Barking Bathhouse, an experimental health spa and bar opening in July in Barking town centre providing affordable luxury spa treatments as well as a free social space for people to meet and relax.
Passengers and airport visitors entering the Departure Check-in Hall at Singapore Changi Airport’s Terminal 1 (T1) can expect to stop in their tracks and be captivated by a new art installation. Kinetic Rain, created by german firm ART+COM, takes pride of place at the terminal, enthralling visitors with its fluidity, distinctive shapes, elegant and refined movements and precision-perfect technology.
After their summer break from July 17 through August 18 Gallery Pierre Marie Giraud will reopen with a show from glass artist Ritsue Mishima. They have kindly send DeTnk a preview of the work that will be in the exhibition.
The Royal Society of Arts will be opening the doors to its newly refurbished London home on the Strand this week showcasing two lights by Troika.
For the London Architecture Festival the poundshop, a platform for designers to sell their wares for 1,5 or 10 pounds, teamed up with Studio Good One to create a mobile stand that is making its way around London.
This past April, at Spazio Rossana Orlandi during the Furniture Fair, DeTnk spotted the French art and design brand manifeste™ .
The brand’s founder, Alexander Daval, presented a stool and a console inspired by the contradictory, monumental and chaotic forces of nature.
Friday Late Nights at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London have created a wonderful venue for younger designers to exhibit within the hallow halls of the museum. Contemporary design interventions juxtaposed against the antiquities of the spaces make it hard for a designer to resist. This past month Atelier Chan Chan wowed spectators with their work entitled 'Trace Room'.