Be the type
by Gustavo Mancini
Ceci Identity by Deutsche & Japaner (Mannheim, DE)
The Leap Stool was born in a year where the physical characteristics of the materials were the main thing to consider when using the various properties of the elements for a fun material. Thus, an ergonomic and efficient stool.
The stool consists of a structure that is based on the flexible pieces that overlap each other, giving you the time to feel when it is compressed as it adapts to your posture and weight; while it gives you a more fun and dynamic interaction, it always invites you to “jump” on it.
All this thanks to the incredible flexibility and strength of beech, as well as the hardness and beauty of Encino wood.
Hans Wegner “The dolphin chair” or JH-510 designed in 1951, produced by Johannes Hansen in Denmark.
'playground fence' by dutch designer tejo remy
In 2006 Wolfgang Knoll and Martin Hechinger from Stuttgart (Germany) made this book where they present the german high quality and detailed architectural models. Great investment for professionals and students. Lots of hints.
English version: ARCHITECTURAL MODELS: CONSTRUCTION TECHNIQUES
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The Eye #amsterdam #architecture #design
In 1979, when the minimum wage was $2.90, a hard-working student with a minimum-wage job could earn enough in one day (8.44 hours) to pay for one academic credit hour. If a standard course load for one semester consisted of maybe 12 credit hours, the semester’s tuition could be covered by just over two weeks of full-time minimum wage work—or a month of part-time work. A summer spent scooping ice cream or flipping burgers could pay for an MSU education. The cost of an MSU credit hour has multiplied since 1979. So has the federal minimum wage. But today, it takes 60 hours of minimum-wage work to pay off a single credit hour, which was priced at $428.75 for the fall semester.
Post Projects is a Vancouver based graphic art and design studio that began with the partnership of Alex Nelson and Beau House. They currently work with a network of local and international specialists on creative projects that include identity & branding, print media, and interactive development. An oft-repeated phrase in the Post Projects studio is: “It could be better”. Creating up to higher performance the two designers give their best with every client. Enjoy their work for Brassneck brewery!
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