Incredible Artist Easter Eggs Created To Help Kids and Elephants

The Fabergé Big Egg Hunt was a creative charity initiative which initially launched in London in 2012, then again in Dublin, Ireland in 2013 and finally in 2014, took place in New York. Hundreds of giant fiberglass egg sculptures, each designed by globally renowned artists, designers, architects and brands were placed throughout each of the cities during the Easter period. Each Faberge Big Egg Hunt event culminated in a grand auction where many of the giant egg sculptures were sold with proceeds going to various charities*. (more…)

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Designer Lightsabers As Imagined by Y Studio

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San Francisco’s Y Studios have created Designer Lightsabers. Unique versions of Star Wars Lightsabers inspired by five of their favorite designers: Zaha Hadid, Charles and Ray Eames, Issey Miyake, Edith Heath and Dieter Rams. (more…)

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A First Look Inside The Messner Mountain Museum by Zaha Hadid

Messner Mountain Museum by Zaha Hadid

The Messner Mountain Museum (Museo Messner Corones), the sixth and final museum of an ambitious project by the renowned Italian mountaineer, Reinhold Messner, opened its doors on July 24th. Designed by Zaha Hadid, the 11,000 square foot museum is dedicated to mountain climbing. (more…)

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12 Amazing Non-Moms Who Make Me Feel Better About Being Childless on Mother’s Day.

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There’s nothing worse than being single on New Year’s Eve. Unless, of course, you are childless on Mother’s Day. For those of us who do not have children of our own on this holiday, the media saturated imagery of little ones bringing mommy breakfast in bed (usually with handsome daddy’s help) or adorable freckled faces without front teeth presenting crudely drawn crayon renderings of happy families can be torture. (more…)

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Zaha Hadid’s Heydar Aliyev Centre Wins Design Museum’s Design of the Year

Heydar Aliyev Centre by Zaha Hadid

The Heydar Aliyev Center in Baku, Azerbaijan, designed by Zaha Hadid, has been awarded the Overall Winner of ‘Designs of the Year 2014’ from the Design Museum’s annual international competitive exhibition. (more…)

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