If my recent post on Braun’s new range of digital watches didn’t float your boat, then maybe you’ll be pleased to learn that the brand will also be issuing a range of analog watches, hinting at the functionally-oriented design of Dietrich Lubs, co-designer with Dieter Rams. The watches are available on pre-order from AMEICO.
20 special covers will be marking Esquire UK’s 20th anniversary, by famous names such as Matt Groening, Rankin, Keith Richards, Michael Stipe, Goldie, Peter Saville to name but a few.
The cover shown here features Homer by Simpson’s creator, Matt Groening.
Composed of light-weight epoxy, Cellular Chair by Mathias Bengtsson, owes it’s organic form to the growth principles of human bones. The exterior shape of the chair is pre-set, but the interior geometric structure is determined uniquely for each piece by a computer program designed to simulate the regeneration of bone tissue.
Loving the wabi sabi jewellery of Yasushi Jona.
Loving this illustration by Davi Augusto.
Half frog, half owl, and living in a meditative state, Tzu, by Zissou, is here as a reminder to take some time out to relax and be at peace with oneself.
Luxury watch brand, Ventura, are rumoured to have shared some of their design DNA, to help revitalise the Braun brand with a new line of digital watches. The new range will feature Ventura’s patented scroll wheel, digital display font and possibly even the same OS. The images below show some of Ventura’s recent digital watches released under it’s own marque.
Via MoCo Loco.
The online showcase of grid based design, Grid Based, has relaunched with a lovely new layout. I was pleased to see they have included me amongst their linkroll of prestigious names.