Designophy RSS | All Entries http://www.designophy.com/ Latest design news, competitions, interviews, articles and all related topics with all design professions. en-us Sun, 25 Jun 2017 17:22:07 -0500 Sun, 25 Jun 2017 17:22:07 -0500 Designophy mail@designophy.com Designophy RSS Feed favicon.ico http://www.designophy.com SELECT UIN,WhichDep,Title,Content,ThmbPath FROM xophy_all_rss ORDER BY ID DESC LIMIT 25 Smart Duvet - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003231-smart-duvet.htm Smart Duvet

This duvet eliminates the need to ever make the bed again. The Smartduvet Breeze, which is currently crowd-funding, can not only make itself, but also has dual temperature changing technology so that you and your partner can both sleep at your ideal temperature. 

That may seem a ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003231-smart-duvet.htm Sandler Seating: River Snake - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003230-sandler-seating.-river-snake.htm Sandler Seating: River Snake

Mac Stopa designed River Snake as a modular stool that can stand alone or be grouped together to form a range of shapes and patterns with an optional aluminum ganging system. The stools are made from “Soft Touch Plus” polyurethane that is reinforced with a steel internal subframe. ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003230-sandler-seating.-river-snake.htm Gillette Designed a Razor for Caretakers to Shave Elderly Men - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003228--gillette-designed-a-razor-for-caretakers-to-shave-elderly-men.htm  Gillette Designed a Razor for Caretakers to Shave Elderly Men

For many men, keeping a freshly-shaven face provides a sense of dignity. But as men lose their dexterity to age or illness, it can become impossible for them to shave themselves, relying instead on caretakers. The population of Americans aged 65 and older will nearly double by 2050, according to ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003228--gillette-designed-a-razor-for-caretakers-to-shave-elderly-men.htm - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003227-.htm

In order to increase cyclist safety, Michelin has created the Bikesphere, a bicycle headlight that functions as a normal headlight by day, and encircles the rider with a bright ring of red by night. 

 
This ring outlines what is considered to be a safe distance a ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003227-.htm - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003226-.htm

The iPhone SE is the most powerful device in a small box.

This 4-inch phone has a Retina display which makes everything look sharp and striking. It comes with the A9 advanced chip which appeared in iPhone 6s and makes the games and apps incredibly rich and immersive There is a ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003226-.htm - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003225-.htm

Edward Albee is, of course, best known for his plays (the most famous: “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?”). But he was also a collector, and visitors to his TriBeCa loft were often struck by the museumlike array of tribal sculptures and contemporary ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003225-.htm The Search for the Next Super Material - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003224-the-search-for-the-next-super-material.htm The Search for the Next Super Material

Graphene, hailed as a super material, was considered important enough that its inventors, Andre Geim and Konstantin Novoselov, received the Nobel Prize in Physics in 2010. Now the search is on for other 2D wonder materials.

 
Mitch Jacoby is a PhD chemist who has ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003224-the-search-for-the-next-super-material.htm Lenovo Reveals A New Hingeless, Bendable Concept ThinkPad - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003223-lenovo-reveals-a-new-hingeless.-bendable-concept-thinkpad.htm Lenovo Reveals A New Hingeless, Bendable Concept ThinkPad

At  Lenovo Transform NYC event, the brand's senior vice president Christian Teismann hinted at a product release later this year, as well as a special edition product for Lenovo's 25th anniversary this October. 

He then offered a glimpse of a new concept ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003223-lenovo-reveals-a-new-hingeless.-bendable-concept-thinkpad.htm For Creatives: Here Are The Top Websites To Get Beautiful Stock Images - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003222-for-creatives.-here-are-the-top-websites-to-get-beautiful-stock-images.htm For Creatives: Here Are The Top Websites To Get Beautiful Stock Images

Good images are often essential for creating great content. However, finding images to use can sometimes be difficult. 

 
Thankfully, there has been a growing number of websites with beautiful stock photography popping up all over the web. Digital Arts Online has ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003222-for-creatives.-here-are-the-top-websites-to-get-beautiful-stock-images.htm 2017 Skoda Octavia Facelift Review - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003221-2017-skoda-octavia-facelift-review.htm 2017 Skoda Octavia Facelift Review
Ever since the first ever Skoda Octavia was launched in India way back in 2002, it garnered a cult following among the Indian car enthusiasts. It was a true driver's car with good cabin space and loads of practicality to boot. Globally, Skoda has sold over 5 million units of the Octavia. India ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003221-2017-skoda-octavia-facelift-review.htm Serpentine Gallery unveils climate-aware pavilion - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003220-serpentine-gallery-unveils-climate-aware-pavilion.htm Serpentine Gallery unveils climate-aware pavilion

This year's pavilion at the Serpentine Gallery in London will be ready for whatever the great British weather has in store for it.

 
Designed by Diebedo Francis Kere, the tree-inspired structure - which opens on Friday - has a dish-shaped roof that will act as a funnel ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003220-serpentine-gallery-unveils-climate-aware-pavilion.htm The 2017 Best of Products Awards - Calendar - Competition http://www.designophy.com/calendar/design-competition-1000000640-the-2017-best-of-products-awards.htm The 2017 Best of Products Awards

Newly expanded to 15 categories, The Architect’s Newspaper’s third annual Best of Products Awards is their biggest to date.

 
With a reputation for their smart, informed perspective on architecture and design, The Architect’s Newspaper applies the ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/calendar/design-competition-1000000640-the-2017-best-of-products-awards.htm Immersive LED installation by artist Pipilotti Rist - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003219-immersive-led-installation-by-artist-pipilotti-rist.htm Immersive LED installation by artist Pipilotti Rist

After a smashing success as part of a retrospective of visual and multimedia artist Pipilotti Rist at New York’s New Museum, Pixel Forest and Worry Will Vanish were acquired by the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. The Swiss artist created Pixel Forest with lighting designer Kaori Kuwabara, ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003219-immersive-led-installation-by-artist-pipilotti-rist.htm Suchi Reddy designs an art-filled home in Miami Beach - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003218-suchi-reddy-designs-an-art-filled-home-in-miami-beach.htm Suchi Reddy designs an art-filled home in Miami Beach

When Suchi Reddy, founder of New York–based Reddymade Design, was tasked with redesigning a 12,000-square-foot home in Miami Beach, Florida, she learned that the job would involve not only designing the space, but also helping the client curate an extensive contemporary art collection. ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003218-suchi-reddy-designs-an-art-filled-home-in-miami-beach.htm A Stunning Micro Pop-Up Hotel That Lets You Immerse Yourself In Nature - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003217-a-stunning-micro-pop-up-hotel-that-lets-you-immerse-yourself-in-nature.htm A Stunning Micro Pop-Up Hotel That Lets You Immerse Yourself In Nature

Created by architecture firm Miller Kendrick Architects, the ‘Arthur’s Cave’ is a tiny but beautiful pop-up hotel that seems to be the size of a compact hotel room. 

 
One of eight winning entries for the Epic Retreats contest—which is ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003217-a-stunning-micro-pop-up-hotel-that-lets-you-immerse-yourself-in-nature.htm The soft 3D-printed robot that could come to the rescue - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003216-the-soft-3d-printed-robot-that-could-come-to-the-rescue.htm The soft 3D-printed robot that could come to the rescue

Engineers at the University of California are working on a soft legged robot that can navigate difficult terrain. Its complex design has been achieved through 3D printing.

 
One possible use for the robot would be to help in search and rescue operations - perhaps in a ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003216-the-soft-3d-printed-robot-that-could-come-to-the-rescue.htm A Lost Art in the Arctic: Igloo Making - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003215-a-lost-art-in-the-arctic.-igloo-making.htm A Lost Art in the Arctic: Igloo Making

KANGIQSUJUAQ (typical Northern town), Quebec — Adami Sakiagak, his tongue poking out of the side of his mouth in concentrated effort, trimmed the edges on a block of snow above his head. Ice crystals cascaded around him as the block settled into place, the capstone of an igloo, that ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003215-a-lost-art-in-the-arctic.-igloo-making.htm - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003214-.htm

 A patchwork lifejacket and a welcome mat bearing the message "not welcome" are among the artworks created by young refugees and asylum seekers on display at a new exhibition.

 
All I left behind. All I will discover, is being held at London's Oxo Tower ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003214-.htm 2018 Honda Accord Sketch Released - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003213-2018-honda-accord-sketch-released.htm 2018 Honda Accord Sketch Released

Honda recently teased the new generation of the Accord and we already told you all about it. In its 10th generation now, Honda has teased the car with a sketch and the car will be revealed on the 14th of July 2017. Honda promises that the new Accord will be the most fun-to-drive of them all, ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003213-2018-honda-accord-sketch-released.htm Stretchy Silver Nanowires Key to Next Generation of Flexible Devices - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003212-stretchy-silver-nanowires-key-to-next-generation-of-flexible-devices.htm Stretchy Silver Nanowires Key to Next Generation of Flexible Devices

 A new use of silver at the nanoscale could be the key to developing stretchable electronics such as smartphones, tablets, and other electronic devices.

 
Researchers at the University of Vermont have discovered that working with silver at the nanoscale allows ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003212-stretchy-silver-nanowires-key-to-next-generation-of-flexible-devices.htm DMU Fine Art grad to exhibit work at world famous Saatchi Gallery - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003211-dmu-fine-art-grad-to-exhibit-work-at-world-famous-saatchi-gallery.htm DMU Fine Art grad to exhibit work at world famous Saatchi Gallery

 A Fine Art graduate from De Montfort University, whose use of smoke bombs and missile launchers to create his artwork has been grabbing the attention of the art world, is about to have his work displayed at the celebrated Saatchi Gallery.

 
Marcus Dove’s ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003211-dmu-fine-art-grad-to-exhibit-work-at-world-famous-saatchi-gallery.htm Pieces by Zaha Hadid, Superstudio, and Adolf Loos go on auction - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003210-pieces-by-zaha-hadid.-superstudio.-and-adolf-loos-go-on-auction.htm Pieces by Zaha Hadid, Superstudio, and Adolf Loos go on auction

 A design auction, featuring a few rare and standout pieces by the late architect Zaha Hadid, will take place at one of Europe’s largest auction houses, Palais Dorotheum in Vienna, on June 20, 2017.

 
The “Design First” auction focuses on radical ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003210-pieces-by-zaha-hadid.-superstudio.-and-adolf-loos-go-on-auction.htm OMA's design for 2017 Australia's MPavilion is revealed - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003209-omas-design-for-2017-australias-mpavilion-is-revealed.htm OMA's design for 2017 Australia's MPavilion is revealed

MPavilion is an Australian architectural commission and design event that annually erects a new temporary pavilion, designed by a leading international architect, in Melbourne’s historic Queen Victoria Gardens.

 
This year's structure, designed by OMA, is ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003209-omas-design-for-2017-australias-mpavilion-is-revealed.htm Victoria and Albert Museum to Unveil Expansion - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003208-victoria-and-albert-museum-to-unveil-expansion.htm Victoria and Albert Museum to Unveil Expansion

LONDON — The Victoria and Albert Museum, the world’s largest museum of decorative arts and design, is completing its biggest building project in a century: a new courtyard entrance and foyer, opening on June 30, that’s intended to make it easier for the public to gain access. ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003208-victoria-and-albert-museum-to-unveil-expansion.htm Influential Textile Designer's Work Displayed in Michigan - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003207-influential-textile-designers-work-displayed-in-michigan.htm Influential Textile Designer's Work Displayed in Michigan

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich. — Southeastern Michigan's Cranbrook Art Museum hosts the U.S. debut of an exhibition featuring the work of an influential modernist designer who was less well known than many of his contemporaries.

 
"Alexander Girard: A Designer's ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003207-influential-textile-designers-work-displayed-in-michigan.htm