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Living Kitchen Wall | Multi-Touch Nanotechnology

Nanoscience is proceeding at an unnerving pace, revealing nanomaterials and nanoscience discoveries thought to be futuristic, far-fetched or even science fiction-worthy mere decades ago – but what about daily-life applications, turning these incredible innovations to the needs of an everyday home?

Michaël Harboun has conceived of a “Living Kitchen” that animates unlike even the most forward-thinking sci-fi film, using nanobots that can shape themselves along programmed paths to become dynamic kitchen fixtures that flex out and fold right back into the wall as needed.

It is a bit like a real-life touchscreen in three dimensions – perhaps the iPad and other computer technologies are merely the 2D precursors to this kind of interactive 3D design, which might become the single greatest space-saving gadgetry since the hide-a-bed.

[Source:Dornob]

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Things to own.

The Cloud | Magnetic Floating Sofa

D.K. & Wei Design: Cloud is a sofa concept designed for ultra comfort and relaxation. The soft floating upper part is supported by the magnetic force generated by the bottom base. No matter if you want to work and sit with comfort or simply a power nap to release the stress, you can always enjoy your time to relax on the floating cloud.

[Source: D.K. & Wei]

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I believe the art of detail was meticulously captured in these pieces.
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Erotic Human Form Furniture

Sensual or sexist? Simplistic or sublime? It is said of the best and most controversial artists in history that they were masters of their craft before they broke away from mainstream techniques, materials or approaches. Likewise, Peter Rolfe did not simply start by making suggestive and erotic pieces of furniture – he began by becoming a master of fine wood furniture design and construction.

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Pharrell Williams

The Tank Chair | Modern Art

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Pharrell Williams - Tank Chair
Pharrell Williams - Tank Chair

BKRW.COM Digital Magazine had the exclusive chance to sit down with American artist and designer PHARRELL WILLIAMS in PARIS, for an interesting chat at the presentation of his new design project: “The TANK CHAIR” with EMMANUEL PERROTIN.