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The Best Green Designs at Berlin’s 2012 DMY Design Fair!

Posted By Ana Lisa On June 12, 2012 @ 1:00 am In carousel showcase,gallery,Green Design Events,green furniture,Green Lighting,Green Products | No Comments

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This year’s DMY [3] featured many flat-pack, no-glue no-screws designs, but the most intriguing was Gustav Duesing [7] 23D chair made from interlocking pieces of birch plywood.

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Jolan Van Der Wiels [8] unveiled a set of spiky candle holders made using the same crazy magnetic shaping technique used to form his gravity defying stools [9].

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Repurposed materials were also big this year – these beautiful sparkling lights are made by Findelkind [10] from repurposed cooking whisks.

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Nienke Janssen [11] creates layered sculptural furniture and objects by lathing recycled scrap wood.

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German Kathrin Morawietz [12] bonds layered textiles with wood glue and turns them into colorful Veio bowls.

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Seoul-based Hyojin Shin [13] translates traditional Korean landscapes into intricately carved pieces of furniture.

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Inspired by farmers’ creativity, Yunlin [14] — the largest agricultural county in Taiwan — presented a set of cute bird nests and stools designed by DHH Studio [15] and made from rice stems.

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Sattler Objektlicht [16]‘s glowing LED Anello lamp is a jointless lighting fixture made from recyclable aluminum that changes color and can be hung or mounted on any wall.

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Interror.be’s [17] sculptural, flat pack LED Stealth Lamp gently illuminates any desk, saving energy and materials.

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Hanemaai [18]´s modern indoor tent kit allows people to create a personal micro-space that is easy to set up and provides the freedom to travel.

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The Swiss Institute of Industrial Design [19] displayed an interactive installation that created sweet sounds from their wooden, glass, and ceramic objects.

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Full of wonderful new sustainable designs, DMY [20] 2012 at Tempelhof abandoned airport is definitely worth a visit!

+ DMY Berlin [3]

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[2]  : http://inhabitat.com/the-best-green-designs-at-berlins-2012-dmy-design-fair/dmy-berlin-2012-at-tempelhof-2/?extend=1

[3] DMY: http://www.dmy-berlin.com/

[4] Tempelhof Airport: http://inhabitat.com/a-community-garden-blooms-at-berlins-abandoned-tempelhof-airport/

[5] Studio Aisslinger: http://www.aisslinger.de/

[6] tree chair: http://inhabitat.com/chair-farm-werner-aisslinger-creates-chairs-from-living-trees/

[7] Gustav Duesing: http://gustav-duesing.com/

[8] Jolan Van Der Wiels: http://jolanvanderwiel.nl/

[9] gravity defying stools: http://inhabitat.com/jolan-van-der-wiels-fantastic-stools-defy-gravity-at-milan-design-week/

[10] Findelkind: http://findelkind.biz/

[11] Nienke Janssen: http://nienkejanssen.com/News.html

[12] Kathrin Morawietz: http://www.kathrin-morawietz.de/

[13] Hyojin Shin: http://hyojinshin.com/

[14] Yunlin: http://oustudio.com.tw/

[15] DHH Studio: http://web.mac.com/dhhs/dhhs/DHHs.html

[16] Sattler Objektlicht: http://www.sattler-objektlicht.de/

[17] Interror.be’s: http://www.interror.be/

[18] Hanemaai: http://hanemaai.com/

[19] Institute of Industrial Design: http://www.fhnw.ch/hgk/iid

[20] DMY: http://inhabitat.com/made-out-portugal-a-pop-up-gallery-in-the-back-of-a-truck-for-dmy-berlin/

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