Makedo is a modular construction system designed to enable the creation and decoration of objects and spaces from found materials such as packaging, fabric and end of life products. The system comprises unique plastic widgets to easily cut, connect and create.
The Design Files have published an interview with Melbourne florist/event/installation superstar Joost Bakker
The Light Walk will provide an opportunity to demonstrate new technologies and low energy lighting, and will transform the city night environment as visitors wander from Sydney Observatory, through The Rocks and Circular Quay, to Sydney Opera House. 26 May to 14 June 2009
Be part of a team of RMIT designers, a select group of industry professionals and ESD advocates to design and develop a self-contained 6x3m portable display model ‘eco home’. This 3-week intensive workshop in December 2008 will explore best practice eco-design principles, materials and technologies, design features and sustainable lifestyle practices for the domestic home. Download more information here.
Witness an Australian first in sustainable design and innovation, by visiting the Greenhouse by Joost, a temporary exhibition over the Spring and Summer period of 2008|09. It’s built entirely from recycled and recyclable materials.