The Oil and Gas Industry: Operating in Sensitive Environments

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This report from IPIECA summarizes a series of short case studies describing some of the Oil and Gas industry’s experiences operating responsibly in sensitive human and physical environments. 107 more words

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Metamorphosis: The future of Home by Philips Design Probes

This video doesn’t directly talk about textile, but I found interesting the way of how the home of tomorrow is intended to be flexible. If you watch the video and see how the luminous structures evolve, absorb and move, there’s a clear analogy with the definition of a textile.


Dynamic Curtains, a new trend?

Some months ago (see June), I talked about Florian Kraütli (who meanwhile  is nominated for the Design Preis Schweiz in textile category) and his magnetic curtain. 343 more words


some things about flexibility...

Today on MoCo Loco blog I was looking for posts about textile and I found two projects that appealed me a lot.

Both of them talk about flexibility, a caracteristic of textile that is  enhanced and explored since recently. 237 more words


"Haptic wall" by op_era

Well, this project is quite old (2004)  but I really wanted to post it. The two brazilian designers behind op_era are Daniela Kutschat and Rejane Cantoni.  108 more words


"Slow Furl" project, CITA University of Copenhagen

Slow Furl is the making of a room size textile installation that acts and reacts on its inhabitation. The installation exists as a soft and pliable skin that lines the Lighthouse space. 330 more words