Archive for the ‘eco’ category

Bamboo pavilion by Eleena Jamil Architect & UNHabitat, Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia

March 1st, 2018

Semi-translucent colored panels, alluding to the colors of UN sustainable design goals, cover some of the bamboo rings in a random manner. The colored panels emit some light, and like that of stained windows, they illuminate the space inside with an interesting play of colors. A central opening in the roof creates a courtyard in the center, where a bamboo plant is placed.

Prysmian headquarters by Maurizio Varratta Architetto, Milano – Italy

January 16th, 2018

The most distinctive feature of the Prysmian Group’s headquarters in Milan are the triple-height glasshouses connecting together the office blocks. These fully-functional green ‘havens’ offer notable advantages in terms of natural lighting, controlling the microclimate, and overall energy efficiency.

Oak trestle by Studiomama

September 19th, 2017

The dining table surface is reversible, featuring oak on one side for dining and linoleum covering the other so it can be used as a work surface. This more hard-wearing material comes in hues including burgundy, olive green and powder pink.

Palo Santo Hotel – the first Green hotel in Argentina by AISENSON Arquitectos, Argentina

September 7th, 2017

Palo Santo’s extensive sustainability program covers energy, water, CO2 and O3, insulation, air and operations. The plants are not only aesthetically pleasing, but they achieve an ecological goal by providing natural insulation for the building against climate extremes, helping to insulate the external head and cold, reducing the impact of the wind and absorbing water excess.

Sur La Table Terracotta packaging by Alireza Jajarmi

September 9th, 2016

The packaging is designed to bring 3 breakable glasses together by using recyclable material while protecting and keeping the glasses intact. Each tea cup comes with a surprise beneath it, a wooden coaster that also helps fasten the cups to better keep them in place.

10YO Tawny Port wine packaging by Omdesign

September 4th, 2016

The packaging is 100% Eco-friendly, complying with the environmental and sustainability concerns that Casa Ramos Pinto has made its policy. It was created and produced by the Omdesign agency and consists of two cork blocks and an outer sleeve of pressed cardboard that unites the two parts.

Pots of Paint sustainable packaging by Matthew Blick

December 14th, 2015

My packaging solution would come in the form of a practical design, with materials that are 100% disposable in an environmentally friendly fashion. The paint is stored inside a bladder made from #4 LDPE, an easily domestically-recyclable plastic, which is manufactured using 70% less plastic than a plastic bottle of the same volume.

Modular Paper Installation by Collective Paper Aesthetics at Kota Tua Creative Festival 2015, Jakarta – Indonesia

September 7th, 2015



Rotterdam based studio Collective Paper Aesthetics designed a new modular system for the Kota Tua Creative Festival 2015 in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Green Common Concept Store by Greentrooper Design Studio, Hong Kong – China

June 30th, 2015



The first 100% plant-based concept store opened by Green Monday, bringing Food 2.0 and a revoluBonized foodmind set to Hong Kong.

ETH Zurich Pavilion by Block Research Group at Ideas City Festival, New York City

June 19th, 2015



ETH Zurich designers create arched pavilion out of upcycled beverage cartons.

Interactive Paper Installation by Collective Paper Aesthetics at Polytech Festival 2015, Moscow – Russia

June 13th, 2015



Collective Paper Aesthetics design a set of interlocking cardboard rings translating the polytechnic museum logo into a participatory construction activity.

Unionkul Temporary Office by Arcgency, Copenhagen – Denmark

June 6th, 2015

Vacant Lot Transformed into Temporary Workspace

Portrait Hand Made Sunglasses Packaging by Alquimia Visual

June 5th, 2015

A design that works well at revealing the beauty and nature of the product, the overlapping of the layers helps to secure the packaging and keep the product safe.

Melbourne Arts Club by Aaron Hughes, Melbourne – Australia

June 3rd, 2015

Melbourne Arts Club by Aaron Hughes, Melbourne – Australia

NONELI Floor Lamp by Auriga Studio for Formabilio

March 31st, 2015

NONELI Floor Lamp by Auriga Studio for Formabilio

Kuskoa Bi chair by Jean Louis Iratzoki for Alki

March 9th, 2015

Kuskoa Bi chair by Jean Louis Iratzoki for Alki

Nomad Portable Herb Planter by The Garden Apartment

March 8th, 2015

Miriam Josi and Stella Lee Prowse from the design studio The Garden Apartment, have designed Nomad, a hanging herb planter made from scrap boat sails and covers.

Gemme di Bosco collection by Zordan

December 8th, 2014

To translate its vision into action, in 2012 Zordan Company gives life to a local supply chain, thanks to the involvement of a sawmill and a cooperative with the purpose of controlling the production process, in order to guarantee the traditional quality and beauty of Italian manufacturing.

25th AMADORA BD exhibit design by GBNT, Brandoa – Portugal

December 3rd, 2014

25th AMADORA BD exhibit design by GBNT, Brandoa – Portugal

Bridget & Olivia showroom design by Nikoletta Fazakas, Budapest – Hungary

September 26th, 2014

The brand Bridget & Olivia was founded in 2014, by Timea Staub and Dóra Kovács. The clothing combines a sportswear style with simple designes, and one that has a complex structure and form. The designers place a lot of attention on the quality of the clothes, as well as how body friendly the material is.