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Interview with Graphic Designer Susan Kare

great interview with one of the best! more after the jump. m. “susan kare has designed thousands of icons for the world’s leading software companies. utilizing a minimalist grid of pixels and constructed with mosaic-like precision, her icons communicate their function immediately and memorably, with wit and style. she began her career at apple, inc. as the screen graphics and …

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Light Point Systems by Stephan Tillmans

technology and minimalism with a beautiful refined result. kudos! m. “The dot systems shows television screens, which were photographed moment in the power off. The trigger is the power switch on the TV mode is selected. The camera captures the image in the moment when it breaks down. The television picture is no longer visible – instead, a structure of …

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Invisible Kitchen by i29 Interior Architects

history meets modernity… love it! m. “As living spaces and kitchen islands merge together in most contemporary homes nowadays, i29 designed a kitchen that acts more as a piece of furniture instead of as a kitchen. Our aim was to develop a kitchen system that seems to disappear in space. The design is reduced to it’s absolute minimum, having a …

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Fusion Wooden Kitchen Knives Collection by Andrea Ponti

cool minimalist knife set. m. “Handmade in Kyoto as a limited edition by Japanese artist/craftsman Issei Hanaoka, these knives are inspired by the traditional Japanese art of wood crafting and they have a minimalist design: extremely simple yet modern and universal.”

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Anish Kapoor: Artist

Anish Kapoor 1954-Present Born: Bombay, India Lives and Works: London, UK anish kapoor is a sculptor, born in bombay (mumbai), india. kapoor has lived and worked in london since the early 1970s where he moved to study art, first at the hornsey college of art and later at the chelsea school of art and design. he gained international acclaim with …

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Space-Age Apartment by Dash Marshall

stellar design! plus i love the creative pixellated presentation. m. “Our clients come from the future. They live in a small space capsule docked into the shell of a building designed by IM Pei in the 1960s. Smooth surfaces and strong reflections are familiar to them: life reflected in the curved glass visor of a space suit. They wanted a …

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Jenny Holzer at Cheim & Reid

wonderful paintings from the artist known more for her amazing conceptual light installations. m. Artist: Jenny Holzer Venue: Cheim & Reid, New York Exhibition Title: Dust Paintings Date: September 11 – October 25, 2014 Cheim & Read is pleased to present Dust Paintings, an exhibition of recent painting by Jenny Holzer. A catalogue with an essay by the poet Henri …