Thursday, April 2, 2009
Posted by swl at 12:12 AM
Quite impressed with the design of Singapore-based design firm Design Act who was one of the finalist in the competition for the World Expo 2010 Singapore Pavilion organized by the Singapore Tourism Board.
"Titled “MY DREAM, OUR VISION”, Design Act’s competition entry uses permutated cubes to generate a spectacular sculpture that is visually stunning and celebrative.Synonymous with Singapore being efficient, dynamic, cosmopolitan, forward looking, simultaneously futuristic and traditional, the Singapore spirit: 新 (xin, mandarin word for “new”) serves as a key metaphor that relates to the entire spectrum of connotations, associating Singapore 新加坡 (xin jia bo, Singapore’s mandarin name) with being progressive, re-inventive and innovative..." to find out more...
passage and image from bustler