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The Trama Basket recovers in a unique way the concept of “Brazilianess” found in indigenous handicraft, more precisely in the art of weaving and looming, where the designers sought inspiration to create a novel product.
The urban painting project for the façades of houses and stores in the traditional São Paulo Italian district of Bixiga was developed to meet the requirements of the “Color São Paulo Program”, which is dedicated to preserving the city’s architectural heritage in districts of cultural, historic and commercial interest. The design proposal incorporated the traditional colors of Bixiga – green, white and red from the Italian flag – that were used on house and store facades covering a two block area. The greatest challenge posed by the design was to intervene in an urban context wit
São Paulo’s Soccer Museum is a multi-artform project combining architecture, curatorship, museography, art direction, multimedia and visual design. The Museum is situated within Pacaembú Soccer Stadium and tells Brazil’s history through soccer, while contextualizing and identifying this sport as part of the spirit and essence of Brazilian culture. Conceived as a multi-sensorial venue, each room of the museum arouses a variety of emotions and strong identification with soccer and Brazil’s history.
The Guaraná Jesus soft drink brand is an icon in the northeastern Brazilian state of Maranhão. The drink is a local tradition and Maranhão residents take great pride in it. A wide-ranging marketing strategy was created to enhance brand identity involving surveys of Guaraná Jesus consumers, sellers and even manufacturers. The new brand identity and the new can design were chosen through internet voting and SMS messages resulting in over 12,000 votes collected.
Combining a brilliant OLED display and powerful HD processor, Zune HD delivers a responsive and immersive portable entertainment experience for media enthusiasts. HD Radio™ provides crystal-clear audio on more than 2,000 stations. The HD AV dock accessory enables high definition playback on your HDTV. The new Quickplay feature makes access to favorite content one touch away, while Artist View enriches the music experience with artist profiles, pictures and related artists. The built-in Web Browser provides direct download capability for music, video and exciting new games.
The ability to see what a person’s tongue is doing while speaking has been the goal of speech professionals for decades. Historically, they have used techniques that range from coating the student’s tongue with a mixture of honey and charcoal powder, to using flashlights and tongue depressors in an effort to aid those with speech difficulties. The Palatometer tool is revolutionary, enabling you to see what an individual’s tongue is doing without the need to coat it.
Litl's packaging is simple, minimal and imparts a sense of quality and effort about the product within. Unlike other computer companies, litl has designed packaging that is its own shipping box. Eliminating the need for an additional protective box reduces the carbon footprint by minimizing space needed for transportation. The entire package is made from recyclable paper with no plastics or foams used. The interior also has small removable boxes a user can remove and use as desk containers.
Very is a light scale international seating family with a controlled and minimalistic design aesthetic. The design intent is to balance residential with office, craft with technology, and clean geometry with contour and comfort. Very promotes design adaptability and versatility with a measured and simple design language for a look that supports and compliments a broad range of interior applications. This seating line incorporates different materials, colors or styles to meet functional needs, create personality for the interior and support user preferences.