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Brit Insurance Design of the Year’s top winner

Brit Insurance Design of the Year’s top winner

Yesterday, the Brit Insurance Design of the Year award announced that it’s top prize goes to the Plumen 001 low-energy light bulb, by Samuel Wilkinson and product design company Hulger.

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March 16, 2011

Section: Architecture

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Blu Dot’s Swap Meet

Blu Dot’s Swap Meet

Until this Friday Blu Dot is accepting your ideas, designs, personal possessions – even promises of intergalactic journeys – in exchange for a chair, sofa, bed or table of your choosing.

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March 8, 2011

Section: Curiosity

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Countdown to Milan: Designjunction’s British wit

Countdown to Milan: Designjunction’s British wit

Next month, everyone’s attention will be tuned into Milan design week. Already, the product launches and exhibit announcements are pouring in. This week, we preview one of a number of group shows we’ll be keen to check out – Designjunction in Zona Tortona.

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March 4, 2011

Section: Design

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Traxon and E:cue light up on Broadway

Traxon and E:cue light up on Broadway

This week marks the opening of the Broadway musical The Adventures of Priscilla Queen of the Desert, and lighting system manufacturers Traxon and E:cue up the razzle-dazzle by outfitting the show’s most flamboyant character – Priscilla, the bus.

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March 2, 2011

Section: Curiosity

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Nacho Carbonell in Paris

Nacho Carbonell in Paris

The artist-designer has created a series of LED light fixtures that look as though they were excavated from the sea.

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February 10, 2011

Section: Curiosity

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New York’s new pop-up restaurant

New York’s new pop-up restaurant

What Happens When, Manhattan’s latest pop-up restaurant, transforms its food, music, branding and decor every 30 days for nine months.

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February 9, 2011

Section: Architecture

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Decorative Lighting Roundup

Decorative Lighting Roundup

Six brilliant lights that turn us on.

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February 8, 2011

Section: Design

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This Week: Stockholm Furniture Fair

This Week: Stockholm Furniture Fair

Kicking off tomorrow, the Stockholm Furniture Fair is packed with great new furniture and lighting by such designers as Inga Sempé, Arihiro Miyake and Timothy Schreiber. Here are five things to watch for on the show floor.

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February 7, 2011

Section: Design

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The Star-Studded Groninger Museum

The Star-Studded Groninger Museum

At the newly renovated Groninger Museum, there’s a lounge by Studio Job, a computer centre by Jaime Hayón and a restaurant by Maarten Baas.

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January 14, 2011

Section: Interiors

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