CSS Organization Tip 1: Flags

Link: stopdesign -A very useful article to everybody who dealing with CSS. It’s so simple and powerful! Do you write and manage large CSS files? Ever get tired of scrolling up and down in search of a specific rule or set of rules? The CSS files I work with for client projects are often quite long, requiring constant scrolling up and down several screen’s worth of text to alter rules or add new ones. While working on a current project, I just made a tiny…

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Nordic Design on EXPO 2005

Link:Nordic Design There is a good definition about Scandinavian design on EXPO 2005 site, and here nothing to add… From the 1950s on “Scandinavian design” has captivated a worldwide audience with its clean, simple lines, everyday functionality and quality workmanship. You’ve probably experienced some of the best-known icons of Nordic design – Arne Jacobsen’s Egg chair, IKEA, Jonas Bohlin’s Concrete chair, Fiskars Scissors, or Poul Kjaerholm’s series of furniture – to name but a few. More…

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Zaha Hadid’s new BMW factory in Leipzig

Link: icon | 025 | zaha hadid words: Kieran Long Zaha Hadid’s new BMW factory in Leipzig is the latest strike in the war of architectural one-upmanship that has broken out amongst German car manufacturers. In the blue corner is Mercedes, with a new museum by Dutch radicals UN Studio. In the red is BMW with its soon to be built BMW World visitor centre by Austrian deconstructivists Coop Himmelblau, and now a new factory building in Leipzig by Zaha Hadid. The architecture that BMW…

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Design Year 2005

From DDC, Danish Design Centre. 2005 has been declared an official design year in Denmark, and this is to be celebrated in style. During Design Year 2005, Copenhagen assembles the newest and best in the world of design for a magnificent series of international events that will continue to have an impact for many years to come. Exhibitions, conferences and the world’s largest design prizes highlight design – in Denmark and abroad. there are number of events that really worth to visit: INDEX: Design to…

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