Marc Newson

Making of a Marc Newson hourglass

Article: Making of a Marc Newson hourglass

The Hourglass from Ikepod on Vimeo. Watch this gorgeously shot video directed by Philip Andelman of the creation of a hourglass re-imagined by superstar contemporary designer Marc Newson, typically “known for his unique style of ‘biomorphism’ to achieve organic forms through high-tech materials.” The great accompanying music is by the aptly named Philip Glass. Of…

Ultimate Christmas gift: a piece of the moon

Article: Ultimate Christmas gift: a piece of the moon

As the days before Christmas wane and people become increasingly desperate to finish their shopping, resorting to DVDs by the handful or last minute gift cards, why not blow everyone’s expectations with a chunk of our very own natural satellite, the Moon? “More Precious than Gold” is part literary, part interactive design, part actual moon…