In collaboration with musicians and artists, people will come together with their float gear and enjoy music and stunning visuals while floating around, free from gravity. Scott had made his living for years in new york as a promoter of top nightclubs and fashion events. Unnur valds - an icelandic mermaid and a wellbeing specialist, designed this product to add a new dimension to the water and bathing culture.
Acqua alta is the italian word for the high water, phenomenon that occurs in the city of venice. Scott harrison is the founder of charity water, a non-profit organization bringing clean and safe drinking water to people in developing nations. Milano, the dutch designer marcel wanders presented a chair made by the same blow-moulding technique used to manufacture water bottles.
These elements are reminiscent of the briccole, traditional poles used in the venice lagoon to assist in navigation. Earths surface, water is vital for all known forms of life ! Even if we are not lucky enough to live nearby the ocean. Spending a day doing what i want, having the time to finish things and enjoy the creative moments that these spaces and moments of time give in between.
All the women who dare to take the fight with pompous men and also the consequences of it in our supposively equal society ( sweden ). Outdoor swimming is a daily sport and it does not matter if you have rain, snowstorm or frost - icelanders go to their swimming pools. Patti smith has been truly brave and is very inspiring in many ways, she received the polar music prize a few years ago and her emotional openness was fantastic.
After a long research along the streets of venice, trying to capture the most different combinations of colors gradients and textures, we developed several patterns to create a collection of textiles to be expressed in a variety of uses, from curtains to furniture covering. In making artistic sculptures out of the objects i find, i try to evoke an emotional response from my audience by creating a contradiction. Much later, after i had moved from holland to south africa, i found myself doing the same thing.
The swimsuit brings to life dear memories of childhood and long dreamy days at sea, of sand on sun-kissed skin and the bliss of an endless summer. In every icelandic town you have at least one swimming pool with natural geothermal water. This project is conceived from the idea of enhancing a cultural and historical heritage that belongs to us the city of venice. Venice and the venetian region are home to such craft techniques and secrets that few know how to play. All the women who dare to take the fight with pompous men and also the consequences of it in our supposively equal society ( sweden ).
No less important is the murano glass craft, and the trade of spices and essences that are precious keys to mediterraneans business. It is of course affected by present trends, like now its more grayish , and for me it always has a dash of turquoise in it. With this technique the plastic usage is minimal and the total weight of the chair is only around 1kg. Designed to create a total bliss moment and relaxation in water, whether in a manmade pool or in natural settings. Among them is the manufacturing of textiles, with a wide range of products created in the area.