defound
inspirational and interesting design finds.

archive: 2009 March


council

03/31/09

furnituremanufacturer

san francisco based furniture design and manufacturing company council.  founded by derek chen, it debuted its first collection at the 2007 icff (international contemporary furniture fair) in new york city, with new pieces presented at the 2008 icff. hoping they stay with their ‘optimism’ tagline, and present some new work at this year’s icff.

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ten images for ithaca

03/30/09

graphic

8th annual poster competition for the island of ithaca, greece.

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turning green

03/30/09

sustainability

a guide to assist interiors designers wanting to integrate sustainable design principles into their firms business principles and practices.

created in 2006 by Associates III, a residential and hospitality interior design firm in denver, colorado. applicable for other kind of design firms just as well.

downloadable from the american society of interior designers (asid) website.

turning-green

1% / one percent products

03/30/09

manufacturerproduct

… the 100 edition project `one percent products`: only 100 of each object will be made. 100 is the perfect amount: they are neither one-off `works of art` nor mass produced products made in the millions … to give owners the experience of owning 1% …

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taf

03/29/09

architecturedesigner/studiofurniturelightingproduct

architecture and design studio TAF in stockholm, sweden. run by gabriella gustafson and mattias ståhlbom.

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