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Modular Screen by Moorhead & Moorhead

Formed in 2000 by brothers Granger and Robert Moorhead, New York-based architecture and design studio Moorhead & Moorhead has designed Modular Screen, a screen system comprised of a series CNC milled panels, designed to de-emphasize the individual panel when the pieces are assembled together.

Modular Screen by Moorhead & Moorhead, for lerival

Dunes Room Divider by Out of Stock

Dunes is a set of modular, stackable screens inspired by the undulating sand dunes of the desert. Thick elastic cords weave surfaces within an inverse-triangulated steel frame. The result is a screen with rich colour gradients that act as a low-opacity colour filter, defining a semi-private space. They can be combined to form a continuous linear partition or used separately as spatial markers.

Dunes, by Out of Stock

Rock Vase by Jin Kuramoto

A combination vase that is influenced from Kenzan pinholder – a traditional item from Japanese flower arranging.

Exhibition: Complimentary Colors, by Jin Kuramoto, at L’Archivolto Libreria Galleria,
April 22-27 Milan, Italy.
Read more: dezeen

Belle by Claesson Koivisto Rune for Skultuna

Shaped like a wine decanter, Belle is actually a jewellery box made entirely of brass.

Belle, by Claesson Koivisto Rune, for Skultuna

See more products designed by Claesson Koivisto Rune

Insect Cage by Ryuji Nakamura

Insect Cage/Deroll Commissions Series 1:box, by Ryuji Nakamura

Footed Bowl by Finn Juhl

This rare teak bowl with teak feet is tiny, measuring 7.5cm High and 23.5cm wide, designed by Finn Juhl, a towering figure within Danish furniture design and the Danish Modern movement.

Footed Bowl, ca. 1950s, Finn Juhl for Kay Bojesen, Price on Request at Jacksons

Skrepkus: Build a Better Paper Clip

three times prettier and three times more convenient than an ordinary paper clip.

Skrepkus, by Art. Lebedev Studio

Iittala Glassware by Tapio Wirkkala

Tapio Wirkkala is best known for designing the original Finlandia Vodka bottle, inspired by the elements in his native Finland. These fine examples of glassware from the period are up for auction at the upcoming Modern Design event on 24 March.

top: Inari bowl, model 3543, Made by Iittala, 1967, Estimate: $2,000–3,000
bottom: Alpina vase, model 3570, Made by Iittala 1966, Estimate: $1,000–1,500
Glassware by Tapio Wirkkala, Auction at Wright

Cutt Flatware by Thomas Feichtner

A play of geometry and planes, the Cutt silver flatware line have been exhibited at the Museum of Applied Art in Vienna, the set includes a fork, spoon, knife, teaspoon, and pastry fork.

Cutt, by Thomas Feichtner, for Wiener Silberschmiede Werkstätte

Eki Station Clock by Takenobu Igarashi

The Eki Clock channels the design of the famous concourse clock in Japan’s northerly Sapporo Station in Hokkaido. Accomplished sculptor and designer Takenobu Igarashi is the master behind the clean, classic lines of this iconic timepiece.

Eki Clock, by Takenobu Igarashi, from HH Style

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