Design

Lukas Peet designs 3D-printed incense holder

Vancouver-based designer Lukas Peet has created a geometric incense holder-cum-ashtray using 3D printing technology. Peet crafted the Scent Tray using direct metal laser sintering, which uses 3D-printing to form shapes from steel powder. He wanted to create a product that would be made solely using this particular technology in order to showcase its capabilities while keeping a focus on the material […]

Design

Carsten Höller’s next slide installation will reveal emotional links between people and plants

Carsten Höller will explore how plants react to human emotions through his next slide installation, set to be built inside the courtyard of a palazzo in Florence, Italy. The German artist is working with Professor Stefano Mancuso to create The Florence Experiment, which looks into how plants pick up on and react to human emotions. The installation will […]

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Seo-Yeon Park bases porcelain tableware on Georgia O’Keeffe paintings

Ceramic artist Seo-Yeon Park based this collection of slip-cast porcelain tableware on the colours and forms seen in abstract paintings by American artist Georgia O’Keeffe. Finished in an array of deep green, purple, and light lilac tones, the tableware emulates some of the colours found in O’Keeffe’s magnified flower works – “The Dark Iris” painting in particular. The slip-cast […]