Ocean is an art project, which i started to create awareness around pollution to try and prevent ( or at least reduce) plastic pollution. After the moulding process, the hollow spaces are filled with high pressure air to strengthen the design. Milano, the dutch designer marcel wanders presented a chair made by the same blow-moulding technique used to manufacture water bottles.
When he returned, what started as a birthday party campaign exploded into an organization which today serves more than a million people with clean water. Located in jardin de reuilly, a park in eastern paris, the new fountain injects city tap water with carbon dioxide and then chills it to a pleasing temperature. This project is conceived from the idea of enhancing a cultural and historical heritage that belongs to us the city of venice.
With this technique the plastic usage is minimal and the total weight of the chair is only around 1kg. The main idea has been recreating, through the plots of the fabric, all the colors and textures that with time have appeared on the plasters and marbles scattered everywhere on the venetian walls, due to the erosive action of sea water. The intent of the collection is to translate an important and delicate issue, as an inspiration for the development of objects that fit in the contemporary living.
Sometimes people gather in an isolated place in the countryside where there is a pool and float together. Strong traditions characterize this city that has for a long time been the center of commerce and trade with the rest of the world. Paris, february 2011 lidewij edelkoort welcomes clients and friends to present her new season shopping, winter 2012-2013 hi cristobal, the music is fromjimmy hastingstitle two hearts entwinethank you for following trendtablet.
In every icelandic town you have at least one swimming pool with natural geothermal water. It deeply influences the life of this city, haping and surrounding it with thousands of different colors and textures. It is of course affected by present trends, like now its more grayish , and for me it always has a dash of turquoise in it.
. Acqua alta as a tool to link all these techniques starting from a unique phenomenon. Today it is the world oceans day a global and international celebration of the ocean conservation. Earths surface, water is vital for all known forms of life ! Even if we are not lucky enough to live nearby the ocean. For me as a designer, it is the ultimate privilege to create swimwear that honors the strength of a confident woman, empowering her with stylish cuts and quality fabrics to truly make her comfortable paula is a stockholm-based fashion designer and entrepreneur, educated at the parsons school of design in new york.
This project is conceived from the idea of enhancing a cultural and historical heritage that belongs to us the city of venice. Acqua alta as a tool to link all these techniques starting from a unique phenomenon. This water relaxation product has created a huge trend in iceland in terms of wellbeing and water experiences. Spending a day doing what i want, having the time to finish things and enjoy the creative moments that these spaces and moments of time give in between. The swimsuit brings to life dear memories of childhood and long dreamy days at sea, of sand on sun-kissed skin and the bliss of an endless summer.
In collaboration with musicians and artists, people will come together with their float gear and enjoy music and stunning visuals while floating around, free from gravity. Venice and the venetian region are home to such craft techniques and secrets that few know how to play. A clash between initial aesthetic attraction and after a second look repulsion and the realisation of the tragedy trash causes. The main idea has been recreating, through the plots of the fabric, all the colors and textures that with time have appeared on the plasters and marbles scattered everywhere on the venetian walls, due to the erosive action of sea water. All the women who dare to take the fight with pompous men and also the consequences of it in our supposively equal society ( sweden ).