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Mathieu Lehanneur's Boom Boom speaker blends smart technology with human design.
French designer Inga Sempé has created a new range of luxurious woolen blankets for the renowned Norwegian textile brand Røros Tweed.
Rowan and Erwin Bouroullec's create three-dimensional fabrics for textile manufacturer Kvadrat.
Matali Crasset designs a do-it-yourself, contemporary storage unit for IKEA.
Mathieu Lehanneur has designed a new, even more chic, version of his Take Time! watch for Lexon.
Tom Dixon focuses on geometric shapes for his Design Research Studio's interior design of the Eclectic restaurant in the heart of Paris.
Mathieu Lehanneur has designed a set of clever devices that allows users to control their energy consumption via a smartphone.
Nendo pays homage to one of Kartell's best selling table lamps, the Bourgie.
Digital art competition
International stock photo agency, Fotolia launches an international digital art competition as part of their TEN campaign.
TEN Collection: design tutorial ft Yoann Madec & Solène Renaudin (France)
Yoann Madec and Solène Renaudin on creating their digital artwork for the TEN Collection. (Use the captions settings on the video player for subtitles.)
Düne and Sosoa
Yoann Madec and Solène Renaudin, better known as Düne and Sosoa, are digital artists and the founders of creative lab The Gang.
Playing at work
Mathieu Lehanneur has designed a "business playground" for Pullman London St Pancras.
Sharp Sharp in Paris, and Accra
Street-style photographer Ed Suter reports from Ghana.
The Bouroullec brothers have designed a necklace collection that takes inspiration from primitive jewellery.
PMC Design exhibited Tomas Kral's Plug collection of recyclable furniture at Maison et Objet 2014.
Arik Levy has designed a highly versatile sofa for renowned furniture brand Modus.
The Bouroullec brothers have designed a family of adjustable tables that address the challenges of workspace noise.
Laduma Ngxokolo's 2013 knitwear collection, "My Heritage, My Inheritance" is dedicated to his late mother. He showed it at the Labo Ethnik Fashion Weekend.
Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec have created a lamp that takes inspiration from nature, and more specifically a climbing plant.
Matali Crasset's latest exhibition explores human experiences and rituals through objects, colours and film.
The "Momentané" exhibition in Paris highlights 15 years of work done by the renowned Bouroullec brothers.
Electric, a new cultural platform in Paris, has been likened to Alice's Wonderland - but for rock lovers!
Nendo's latest collection of interior accessories uses steel to create a uniformed flow throughout a home.
Marguerite Humeau is a speculative designer and director of a design trilogy.
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