Located in jardin de reuilly, a park in eastern paris, the new fountain injects city tap water with carbon dioxide and then chills it to a pleasing temperature. Presumably with the resulting 262,000 tonnes of plastic waste in mind. The intent of the collection is to translate an important and delicate issue, as an inspiration for the development of objects that fit in the contemporary living.
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. With this technique the plastic usage is minimal and the total weight of the chair is only around 1kg. A clash between initial aesthetic attraction and after a second look repulsion and the realisation of the tragedy trash causes.
Aqua alta designed by giorgia zanellato and daniele bortotto includes a series of objects strongly linked to the theme. Water as transport, water as energy, water as an issue that affects the lives of citizens, leaving its mark. Outdoor swimming is a daily sport and it does not matter if you have rain, snowstorm or frost - icelanders go to their swimming pools.
This site collects a number of my primary interests, most of which involve german language and literature, with an emphasis on teaching materials and on the various essays ive written over the past ten years. Among them is the manufacturing of textiles, with a wide range of products created in the area. 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. Much later, after i had moved from holland to south africa, i found myself doing the same thing. As a child, i would walk over beaches and through fields and forests to collect beautiful shells, shimmering stones, feathers and funnily shaped branches.
. In every icelandic town you have at least one swimming pool with natural geothermal water. They are comfortably lost in space - although on their own terms. Venice and the venetian region are home to such craft techniques and secrets that few know how to play. My latest swimwear collection has four blues when i see a new blue i become very happy in an uncomplicated way.
My essays on german literature (along with a few on other topics) are collected under the tab will take you to some information about my favorite authors and a list of the books i own. With this technique the plastic usage is minimal and the total weight of the chair is only around 1kg. Float is a swim cap made from neoprene-lycra-polyethylene foam, designed to be able to let your head float in water. All the women who dare to take the fight with pompous men and also the consequences of it in our supposively equal society ( sweden ). This water relaxation product has created a huge trend in iceland in terms of wellbeing and water experiences.