Floris Schoonderbeek’s Groundfridge chills food without electricity

This spherical refrigerator by Dutch designer Floris Schoonderbeek is buried underground, keeping food cool without using electricity. Schoonderbeek’s Groundfridge for Dutch brand Weltevree is based on traditional root cellars – spaces dug into the earth to preserve food and drink. The fridge has a round base encircled by wooden shelves and reached by an Read More …

Van Abbemuseum’s Thing Nothing exhibition explores “the value of the physical object”

Eindhoven’s Van Abbemuseum is hosting an exhibition that brings together experimental objects and installations from designers including Jólan van der Wiel, Studio Drift and MVRDV. Aptive Manufacturing 2014 by Sander Wassink & Olivier van Herpt Overseen by Design Academy Eindhoven creative director Thomas Widdershoven, the Thing Nothing exhibition features both real Read More …