Aluminium Frame The Archives

Thursday 09 May, 2013

New York launches bike-share scheme

News: America’s largest bicycle sharing scheme will begin this month in New York City, with 6000 bikes available to rent from docking stations in Manhattan and parts of Brooklyn.

Wednesday 08 May, 2013

Membrane by Benjamin Hubert for Classicon

Product news: this armchair by London designer Benjamin Hubert weighs just three kilograms.

Friday 22 February, 2013

Google Glass and Architecture

Click here to view the embedded video. Last year, Google founder Sergey Brin demoed Google Glass a new technology from the big G that puts an augmented reality display in front of your eye. The device is scheduled for early release to developers and creatives (in order to get feedback before the $1,500 product finds its […]

Saturday 24 November, 2012

Park Life by Jasper Morrison for Kettal

Product news: British designer Jasper Morrison has created a family of outdoor furniture for Spanish design brand Kettal.

Monday 17 September, 2012

Holly Tree Farm / Cykel Architecture

Monday 20 August, 2012

Clopen by Torafu Architects

The latest project by Japanese studio Torafu Architects may look like a standard floating shelf, but it actually contains a slim secret drawer that can be opened with magnets.

Tuesday 19 June, 2012

Micro Compact Home 016 by Richard Horden

It took just four minutes and nine seconds to install this prefabricated guest house designed by British architect Richard Horden on a site overlooking Lake Maggiore in Switzerland (+ movie).

Saturday 14 April, 2012

Pila and Pilo by Ronan & Erwan Bouroullecfor Magis

Milan 2012: French designers Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec present this slender ash chair for Magis in Milan next week.

Thursday 03 March, 2011

Versatile and Bright Bookcase for Home or Office: The Pure White Bookcase

We received news about the Italian Fitting bookcase: besides the classic black and silver anodized aluminium models, a new glossy white lacquered finish has been introduced. They named it Pure White and it is a modern expression of versatility for residential and commercial purposes. The Pure White Bookcase has a light but strong aluminium frame, […]

Tuesday 01 March, 2011

Aluminium DNA-Shaped Light Sculpture: The PirOLED from OSRAM

OSRAM created a contemporary, unique light sculpture that incorporates the newest OLED- and LED technology available. With its undulating, creative shape, the PirOLED resembles a DNA structure that merges perfectly with a modern environment. According to the designers, “OLEDs offer a wide spectrum of design possibilities which the PirOLED system translates into outstanding versatility: each […]