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Monographic exhibition Momentané by Bouroullec brothers

Monographic exhibition Momentané by Bouroullec brothers

David Report is happy to present some models and construction photos from the upcoming Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec monographic exhibition called Momentané, to be held at the Museum des Arts Décoratifs in Paris. The exhibition opens on April 26, 2013. Eight hundred square meters will be dedicated to show the projects we’ve made since the...
Amber Chair by Jaeuk Jung with Triennale di Milano at CAFA Art Museum in Beijing

Amber Chair by Jaeuk Jung with Triennale di Milano at CAFA Art Museum in Beijing

Amber Chair: preserving immortal memories by Jaeuk Jung is displaying as a new edition of O’clock: time design, design time selected by Triennale di Milano [Triennale Design Museum] at CAFA Art Museum in Beijing, curated by Silvana Annicchiarico and Jan van Rossem, with a special exhibition design by Patricia Urquiola. After its great success in Milan, Triennale Design Museum is in...
The magical world of Katja Pettersson

The magical world of Katja Pettersson

At David Report we have been fans of the work of Katja Pettersson for a long time. Katja was one of the founders of the design group FRONT back in 2003, a group she decided to leave in 2009. Since then Katja works with investigating design projects in the The Fifty Fifty Projects which combine design with a social commitment...
Authenticity

Authenticity

This above all: to thine own self be true, and it must follow, as the night the day, thou canst not then be false to any man. – William Shakespeare (1564 – 1616) Hamlet. Act 1. Sc. 3. Inundated by fakes and sophisticated counterfeits, people increasingly see the world in terms of real or fake. Authenticity: keeping...
Just About Now - short film about the sand timer by Maarten Baas

Just About Now – short film about the sand timer by Maarten Baas

Laikingland is presenting a short film about their sand timer by Maarten Baas. The sand timer, called Just About Now, indicates the passing of time with the sounding of a gong. The making of the short film coincide with an exhibition in Beijing (7 March – 10 April) at the O Clok exhibition by Triennale Design Museum. There are several...
A Million Times installation by Humans Since 1982

A Million Times installation by Humans Since 1982

A Million Times is an installation by Swedish duo Humans Since 1982 that will be presented by Victor Hunt at the coming Design Days Dubai. The installation is made of 288 two-handed analogue clocks powered by 576 electrical engines to drive the minute- and hour hands independently from each other. The individual clocks create one giant display...
Fornasetti Acquario wallpaper at David Report head office

Fornasetti Acquario wallpaper at David Report head office

We have just put up a new wallpaper at the David Report head office. Since a long time we have been fans of the work by the Italian painter and engraver Piero Fornasetti. The new collection of wallpapers by Fornasetti from British producer Cole & Son contains a couple of masterpieces (we wrote about one...
The Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2013 by Sou Fujimoto

The Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2013 by Sou Fujimoto

Japanese architect Sou Fujimoto is the 13th architect to accept the invitation to design a temporary structure for The Serpentine Gallery in London. Previous architects that has been invited include Herzog & de Meuron and Ai Weiwei, Frank Gehry, Oscar Niemeyer and Zaha Hadid. In his architecture Sou Fujimoto is trying to re-inventing our relationship with the built environment.  He...
Örnsbergsauktionen - auction house with independent design and craft

Örnsbergsauktionen – auction house with independent design and craft

Örnsbergsauktionen is an artist operated auction house for studio produced, independent design and craft. Back for its second year. Örnsbergsauktionen is created by Kristoffer Sundin, Simon Klenell and Fredrik Paulsen. Among the objects you will find unique pieces by TAF, Mia Larsson, Pontus Lindwall, Amba Molly and Andreas Nobel to mention a few. The auction takes place on February...
Sculptural and oversized paper clay objects by Paola Paronetto

Sculptural and oversized paper clay objects by Paola Paronetto

At the 2013 edition of Maison&Objet fair in Paris this week Italian ceramist and artist Paola Paronetto will launch a new collection of oversized bottles and bowls called Cartocci. The paper clay collection has many fascinating facets; plain segments or with texturized surfaces, pure gold applications or vivid colour rectangles, or just simply white. It gets...