Raw Studio’s LED Lamps Offer an Enlightened Alternative to Antler Hunting Trophies

June 19, 2014 by  
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We’ll never understand how taxidermy chic took off – after all, what’s so attractive about decking the walls with dead animals? UK-based Raw Studio offers an enlightened alternative to traditional hunting trophies with their brilliant antler-shaped LED lamp . It’s shaped like a plaque with branching antlers, and it’s lined with a strip of low-energy LED lights that provide subtle illumination. Read the rest of Raw Studio’s LED Lamps Offer an Enlightened Alternative to Antler Hunting Trophies Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: antler-shaped LED lighting fixture , energy efficient lighting , Furniture Fair New York 2014 , hunting trophies design , icff 2014 , ICFF lighting design , lamp design , LED lighting fixture , LED lights , Raw Studio design , Raw Studio ICFF

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Studio Jon Male’s Colorful Trophy Rugs Are Made Without Hurting a Single Animal

May 30, 2014 by  
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Why do people decorate their homes with dead animals? Studio Jon Male has created a line of clever oriental rugs that are both animal friendly and aesthetically pleasing. The colorful rugs were designed by Sean Kelley and Jason Miller to subvert and play on the bourgeoise trappings of the traditional Persian rug – they call them “domestic trophies for the new suburban colonialist.” Read the rest of Studio Jon Male’s Colorful Trophy Rugs Are Made Without Hurting a Single Animal Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: animal friendly design , decorative rugs , furniture fair 2014 , green design , icff 2014 , new york design week , non-animal trophy rugs , nyc furniture fair , oriental patterns , oriental rugs , Studio Jon Male , Studio Jon Male rugs , trophy rugs

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This Collaborative Art Installation Proves that Rubbish Can Be a Resource for Beauty

May 30, 2014 by  
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“Art changes people and people change the world”. This idea was put forth by British artist Char Evans of Eco Art Installations , and her new collaborative art installation in Auroville, India, is proof of the truth within those words. Comprised of a giant bamboo geodesic dome , a mandala of dancing children, and several site-specific pieces, the art was created with a combination of discarded materials (tires, shoes, telephones , clocks, and cans) and natural items such as flowers, leaves, shells, and spices. Read the rest of This Collaborative Art Installation Proves that Rubbish Can Be a Resource for Beauty Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Art , bamboo , Char Evans , collaborative art , eco art installation , eco installation , eco-art , flowers , garbage , garbage art , India , India art , Installation , installation art , Recycled Materials , rubbish , rubbish art , rubbish as art , sculpture , trash , Waste

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MacMaster’s Floral-Inspired Lamps Lure You In With Seductively Crafted Wooden Curves

May 21, 2014 by  
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