Posts Tagged ‘Design’

Design | The New Minimalist Baik Bike is a Cyclist Design Geek’s Dream

March 23, 2016  |  Design  |  Comments Off on Design | The New Minimalist Baik Bike is a Cyclist Design Geek’s Dream

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A minimalist bicycle design by Ion Lucin, the idea behind the gorgeously simple Baik bike was to create a bicycle design with as little elements and lines as possible. With the help of symmetrical lines and angles, Lucien has created a frame that blends with the rims of the bicycle in an effort Read More

Style | Sterling Ruby Displays His Personal Clothing Collection with “Work Wear”in London

March 21, 2016  |  Style  |  Comments Off on Style | Sterling Ruby Displays His Personal Clothing Collection with “Work Wear”in London

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It’s not often that we see fashion archives from fine artists, but for LA-based textile artist & “soft sculptor” Seterling Ruby, his clothes are an extension of his art. Currently on view at London’s Sprueth Magers, the fascinating Work Wear: Garment and Textile Archive 2008-2016 examines the interconnection between Ruby’s wardrobe and his large body of fabric-based work that spawns it. Read More

Design | Bell & Ross Creates Insane AeroGT Supercar Concept + A Watch To Go With It

March 19, 2016  |  Design  |  Comments Off on Design | Bell & Ross Creates Insane AeroGT Supercar Concept + A Watch To Go With It

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Watchmakers frequently adopt design cues from the car industry, but it’s not every day that a watchmaker creates a scratch built supercar concept that beats the pros at their own game. Such is the case with French luxury watchmakers Bell & Ross who have just unveiled the absolutely insane new AeroGT concept supercar (that we can only pray becomes an actual production model) and the matching watch, the BR 03-92 AeroGT that’s inspired by it. Read More

Design | Goodyear Re-Invents the Wheel (Literally) With Incredible Spherical Tires Concept

March 10, 2016  |  Design, Tech  |  Comments Off on Design | Goodyear Re-Invents the Wheel (Literally) With Incredible Spherical Tires Concept

You don’t hear much about car tires here on ST, but Goodyear‘s epic new spherical tire concept is an awe-inspiring innovation that (sorry) re-invents the wheel. Dubbed the Eagle-360 with tread inspired by brain coral and natural sponges, the 3D printed tire treads are designed to stiffen in dry conditions and soften when wet, like a sponge, to provide powerful control in all kinds of weather. Sensors in each tire could send data about road conditions to the Read More

Design | Austin’s Torchy’s Tacos is a New Midcentury Modern Masterpiece

March 2, 2016  |  Design  |  Comments Off on Design | Austin’s Torchy’s Tacos is a New Midcentury Modern Masterpiece

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While most American towns are mourning the continuing loss of their most iconic midcentury modern food palaces as they’re torn down to make way for bland new condos and parking lots, Austin is busy building new ones like the new Torchy’s Tacos that’s just opened its doors on South Congress. Designed by Austin-based Chioco Design, the location stands on the site of the iconic 70s  burger chain Fran’s Hamburgers, and honors its legacy with an incredible new zig-zag structure that’ll Read More

Design | Rediscovering a Newly-Restored Sci-Fi Midcentury Masterpiece Home in France

February 29, 2016  |  Design  |  Comments Off on Design | Rediscovering a Newly-Restored Sci-Fi Midcentury Masterpiece Home in France

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An obscure master of organic modernism, the late Hungarian architect Antti Lovag (1920 – 2014) created his newly-restored sci-fi masterpiece, Maison Bernard in Théoule sur Mer, in the south of France, for the industrialist Pierre Bernard and his family on the coast of South France in the 1970s out of concrete and steel the way a sculptor would approach a pile of clay, with no formal plans, blueprints, or Read More

James Goldstein Donates Famed John Lautner “Big Lebowski” Midcentury Masterpiece Home to LACMA

February 21, 2016  |  Design  |  Comments Off on James Goldstein Donates Famed John Lautner “Big Lebowski” Midcentury Masterpiece Home to LACMA

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One of the most inspiring private homes in LA is now officially in the hands of one of its foremost public institutions after the ultra-eccentric James Goldstein donated his renowned John Lautner midcentury masterpiece, the famed Sheats-Goldstein Residence to LACMA. Perhaps best known as the home of pornographer and Dude nemesis Jackie Treehorn in the Cohen Brothers 1998 masterpiece, The Big Lebowski, the home was designed and built between 1961 and 1963 by American architect John Lautner in Read More

Design | The Incredible Cantilevered Crossed House by Clavel Arquitectos

February 4, 2016  |  Design  |  Comments Off on Design | The Incredible Cantilevered Crossed House by Clavel Arquitectos

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Forward-thinking Spanish architecture firm Clavel Arquitectos has created an incredible new cantilevered residence Crossed House in Spain’s Murcia region. Fabricated in concrete, the home was designed to offer views of the surrounding Valle del Ricote  & Sierra de la Pila mountains while creating protected & shaded outdoor spaces. To achieve this, the team, led by   Read More

Design | United Nude Transforms Vintage Lamborghini Countach Into a Stealth Bomber

January 27, 2016  |  Design  |  Comments Off on Design | United Nude Transforms Vintage Lamborghini Countach Into a Stealth Bomber

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International fashion brand United Nude has applied its trademark faceted brand design ethos to the realm of automotive design with the creation of their iconic new Lo Res Car, a road-based Stealth Bomber born from a vintage Lamborghini. Read More

Design Porn | Harow’s $500K 24K Gold Skull Armchair

January 20, 2016  |  Design  |  Comments Off on Design Porn | Harow’s $500K 24K Gold Skull Armchair

HARROW1For the young hesh tech mogul who loves metal and spending their money, French design company Harow has just released a 24K gold edition of its signature Skull Armchair with a $500K pricetag . Entirely handmade in Read More