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Bodies & bacteria
Sonja Bäumel's Metabodies found that it's not just our genes that differentiate us from others, but also our bacteria.
Studio Formafantasma have designed a set of playing cards, which serve as a tourist souvenir for the city of Vienna.
Past to future
Faith47's latest work, on a wall in the Austrian capital Vienna, is titled "The Immense Gap Between Past and Future".
Aga Khan Award for Architecture 2013
Here are the 20 projects shortlisted for the 2013 Aga Khan Award for Architecture.
Symbols of wine
Marti Guixé has put together a symbolic representation of the winemaking process.
An Eastern European painting technique inspires Martí Guixé to design a rug in graffiti style.
Sonja Bäumel's own bacteria is the fundamental element in her "Expanded Self" creation.
Food fight: Martin Hablesreiter
Martin Hablesreiter thinks that Barack Obama himself should be dealing with food issues, not his wife.
Hats for objects
Tomas Kral's latest series of lamps are inspired by traditional hat-making processes.
Detract from doom
The Ars Electronica 2010 festival considered the world's impending doom and examined some of the innovative alternatives.
Stools are cool
Put the "fun" in "functional" with an original, eco-friendly stool design for the Habari Stool Competition.
Continuing to work on applications for her Masters project, Bäumel's work engages with the boundaries between fashion design, art and biology.
A tree is a product of its specific time and place.
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