The Burnham Centennial Committee, in collaboration with City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs, Millenium Park Inc. and The Art Institute of Chicago, selected Pritzker Prize winning Zaha Hadid Architects to design a pavilion to commemorate the centennial of Burnham’s Plan for Chicago.
Wooden Floor Lamp Designs & Ideas #2: Wooden lamp – This wooden floor lamp or table lamp is made from Birch. It is also available in Oak. Lamp height – 170mm, Lamp width – 170mm, Lamp depth – 170mm. The intricately cut table lamp uses a mulberry diffusing material to add organic detail behind the natural grain of the timber. It includes a bright LED bulb and UK plug fitting.”Sculpture for use” – This table lamp creates an interesting focal point in whatever space it is placed in and transforms into a beautiful living room lamp or bedside lamp.
The ZCB Bamboo Pavilion is a public event space built for the Construction Industry Council’s Zero Carbon Building (ZCB) in the summer of 2015 in Kowloon Bay, Hong Kong.
In this video you can watch the fabrication process of DIY laser cut birch wood candle holder
Wooden Joinery Design & Ideas #1: Laser cutting is widely used by industrial designers and mechanical engineers as a rapid modeling tool. However, designing and fabricating laser cut assemblies can be a complex and tedious process, especially for novice designers. Joints between different parts of an assembly is a key aspect of translating a digital model into a physical model through laser cutting. Joinery was developed to facilitate this rapid modeling process as a parametric joint generation toolkit for laser cut assemblies.
This shingled timber pavilion was created by masters students on ETH Zurich’s Digital Fabrication course, who developed robotic fabrication techniques to minimise the waste involved in its construction.
Wooden Wall Clock Design & Ideas #5: A large, modern lotus design wall clock that really makes a statement. Made from laser cut birch plywood. Available in natural with a matte polyurethane, or water based matte brown or matte black stain. It is 18″ in diameter and floats 1/2″ off the wall creating a soft shadow. Designed and made in Canada. 12″ and 23″ sizes also available. -Built in hanger, -1/4″ thick wood, -Quartz movement, -Silent continuous sweep movement available
Wooden Wall Art Designs & Ideas #1: Dimensions: Length: 52″, Height: 24″, Width: 4.25″. The Phoenix Wall Fixture is the end result of pure, mathematical random data when channeled correctly. Born of “Perlin noise”, this piece is a small snippet of an infinitely distorted plane in space-time. In its default form, the wall panel is comprised of 55 vertical pieces of 1/2 inch Baltic Birch plywood attached with screws to three horizontal wooden bars across the back.The Phoenix Wall Fixture can be altered from its natural light-brown color, and can be stained or painted in a variety of different color options.
Wooden Pendant Lamp Designs & Ideas #1: The inspiration for the Rica wooden lamp shade came from Africa and the neck-rings women wear as part of their culture. It is a modern wooden lamp, but has a traditional feel at the same time. Rica is the perfect hanging lamp for every room, its handmade, natural wood, and uniquely designed and manufactured at studio 9 3/4 in Bulgaria. The lampshade is 100% handmade with love and passion for design! This wooden chandelier is simple and minimalistic and in the same time creates a warm and ambient atmosphere. It suits classic or modern furniture and is designed to bring a cosy feel to bedrooms, offices, living rooms, dining tables, kitchen islands or sideboards.
Wooden Coaster Designs & Ideas #1: We engrave all our coasters with our laser cutter that precisely carves out each unique wood piece. They’re perfect for gifting to a friend or resting your own drinks. Set of 4 wooden coasters, each individually waterproofed to last for years to come. Crafted from certified sustainable wood and made in our sunny LA studio.
German engineer Stefan Lehnert has pioneered the use of ethylene tetrafluoroethylene ─ a highly durable, light and adaptable plastic ─ in architecture. The roof and cladding system he invented, based on plastic cushions filled with air, is energy efficient and able to withstand high impact.
Wooden Decorative Panel Designs & Ideas #2: Decorative Wooden Panel, Laser Cut Wood, Moroccan Style. Measurements: Diameter: 12.9 cm or 9.8 cm
LaserOrigami is a rapid prototyping system that produces 3D objects using a laser cutter. LaserOrigami is substantially faster than traditional 3D fabrication techniques such as 3D printing and unlike traditional laser cutting the resulting 3D objects require no manual assembly.
Wooden Pendant Lamp Design & Ideas #3: This is an early version of the Moon Lamp designed by Verner Panton for the Danish lamp manufacturer Louis Poulsen, produced in the 1960s. The lamellae can be placed in any conceivable position. In order to reinforce the impression of the spherical shape, each of the rings is slightly arched. It is in a very good vintage condition.
Wooden Coasters Design & Ideas #3: This would make a wonderful gift for tea and coffee drinkers. It can be used as a decoration, an art piece or as a coaster. It looks great on your table and protects its surface. Diameter: 3.1inches (8cm), Depth: 0.08inches (0.2cm). In mathematics, a Voronoi diagram is a partitioning of a plane into regions based on distance to points in a specific subset of the plane. That set of points (called seeds, sites, or generators) is specified beforehand, and for each seed there is a corresponding region consisting of all points closer to that seed than to any other.
Here is a video about Cutting and assembly of a laser cut wooden lampshade.
Wooden Floor Lamp Designs & Ideas #1: Wooden floor lamp made from a spiral of 109 interlocked wooden elements which stands around 1 meter tall and 30cm wide. In the daytime this floor standing lamp is a beautiful sculpture but come night this large lamp transforms any room into a relaxed and atmospheric area. The beautiful and unique piece includes an integrated CE marked light fitting in the base with a 2m cable and pre-wired (U.K) wall plug. The LUNA lamp – Two principles, one negative, dark (YIN) and one positive, bright (YANG) whose interaction influences the destinies of creatures and tings
Yama Karim, Principal at Studio Libeskind, talks to BuiltWorlds about the challenges and the design process for the Vanke Pavilion in Milan, Italy. The pavilion was created for Chinese real estate developer Vanke for the 2015 Milan Expo.
Wooden Pendant Lamp Design & Ideas #2: It`s simple and minimalistic and in the same time creates a warm and ambient atmosphere. It suits classic or modern furniture and is designed to bring a cosy light to bedrooms, offices, living rooms, dining tables, kitchen islands or sideboard. MATERIAL: 4 mm plywood (all scraped with sandpaper and varnished), black metallic canopy, black fabric wire. DIMENSIONS: 60cm (24 in) height – 50cm (20 in). 100% HANDMADE.
Researchers from ETH Zurich have built a prototype of an ultra-thin, curved concrete roof using innovative digital design and fabrication methods. The tested novel formwork system will be used in an actual construction project.
Wooden Wall Art Designs & Ideas #2: Three dimensional wall art that is sure to turn heads. This minimal and classy design is perfect for adding some 3D “pop” to your home or business. This Birch wood box is laser cut before being layered with additional birch panels. It is then sanded, stained, and sealed with shellac by hand! 8 inch wide, 10 inch tall, with an approximate 1 inch depth to really make it stand out. Available in red, blue, and teal finishes.
Grille Partition Screen&Wood Carved Partition for screen or ceiling of interior decoration. Grille partition screen, as perforated interior element, is very classic and enjoyed by many clients.