Pieke Bergmans talks to designguide.tv about 2 of her projects, Melted & Light blubs, which she presented during the Salone del mobile 2008. The Light Blubs are a series of crystal lamps, designed by Pieke Bergmans, in cooperation with Royal Crystal Leerdam. The lamps are all unique handcrafted crystal pieces, equipped with leds by Solid Lighting Design.
Whitney Museum of American Art
945 Madison Avenue at 75th Street, New York, NY
The Whitney Museum of American Art in association with the Department of Special Collections of the Stanford University Libraries present an exhibition celebrating the results of more than five decades of Buckminster Fuller’s (1895-1983) life’s work.
Victoria Wilmotte is one of the latest new talents to graduate from the RCA's Design Products MA course. Her work is an exploration around the themes of sculpture, drawing, gesture and the industrial process.
Speaking on her most recent work, 'A Domestic Landscape', Victoria explains the infuences and concepts that informed her collection of ceramics, table and stools.
Business Design Centre
52 Upper Street, Islington, London
Design authority Thorsten van Elten is the curator of this year’s ‘One Year On’, a satellite event running alongside New Designers. Specially selected designer-makers from last year's New Designers showcase collections destined for shops, galleries and private clients.
With over 600 exhibitions, lectures, public space installations, guided walks, bicycle rides, boat tours, parties, design workshops and debates, this year’s London Festival of Architecture is destined to have you spoiled for choice.
Pollard Thomas Edwards architects (PTEa), in collaboration with The Castle Climbing Centre and engineers Price & Myers, are creating a unique climbing event which invites visitors to scale their office building and gain a ‘fresh view’ of the built landscape.
Battersea Power Station, Gate 2
188 Kirtling Street, London
This Saturday sees the derelict Battersea Power Station opening its (partial) doors once again, for the second of the two additional tours added for the London Festival of Architecture.
10 Keyworth Studios, 7th Floor, Keyworth Studios,
London South Bank University
This is the second part of two workshops with top designers/developers unveiling transformational ideas for neglected areas of London.
Trafalgar Square, Pall Mall East, London
Architectural and city-building innovations in Canada’s Pacific portal over the past half century have turned Vancouver into a verb, with architects and planners in the United States and the Middle East now speaking of “Vancouverizing” their own metropolises.