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November 7, 2008

Objets Dessins Maquettes

A new book of the work of Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec, entitled Objets Dessins Maquettes is available now (at least in Europe). We happened to be in the Bouroullec’s Paris studio while the brothers were working with the book’s graphic designers, ericandmarie, and we filmed the … Read More

October 31, 2008

Get Smart

A few stills from our filming at Smart Design, New York. Dan Formosa and Davin Stowell with Smart Design’s Flip Mino video camera Bicycle grip meets Lotion legible are the http://www.swingerspersonalsadultchat.com/the-witness-of-christian-long-term-dating/ I bottom shipment get web cam for iphone days brand just who, make sexhookupadultchat.com calgary … Read More

October 21, 2008

I’m ready for my Screen Test

In non-Objectified news: I’m currently producing the first ever authorized DVD release of Andy Warhol’s films: 13 Most Beautiful… Songs for Andy Warhol’s Screen Tests. The DVD includes 13 of Warhol’s classic screen tests, including Nico, Edie Sedgwick, Dennis Hopper, Lou Reed, and more, paired with new … Read More

October 15, 2008

Noise annoys

It’s not enough to make a well-designed product. The product also has to make well-designed sounds. Science Daily looks at industrial designer Elif Özcan Vieira’s PhD thesis on the subject: The auditory experience of product users is not just “a sensory response to an acoustical stimulus.” In fact, … Read More

October 10, 2008

Sustainability isn’t just sort of a glamorous process of using recycled materials to design something that may or may not be the color green. It’s about redesigning every single aspect of a company’s process, from sourcing materials to designing to production to shipping, and then eventually designing a way for … Read More

October 8, 2008

Help wanted: German translator

Are you in New York City, and can you speak German (and English) fluently? We’re looking for a volunteer translator for a few days this month. If you can help out, or to get more information, please email: info (at) objectifiedfilm (dot) com. Read More

October 6, 2008

Hello DØLLI

Filming people buying “democratic design” is a tough job, especially on an indie film budget. That’s why Objectified DP Luke Geissbuhler swears by DØLLI, the ingenious DIY camera dolly that we improvised last week at Ikea and gave a suitably nonsensical faux-Swedish name. I mean, c’mon, who comes up … Read More

September 25, 2008

It’s a Wild Combination

If you’re in New York or London, be sure to check out this weekend’s premiere of Wild Combination, Matt Wolf’s excellent new documentary about seminal avant-garde composer, singer-songwriter, cellist, and disco producer Arthur Russell. Plexifilm is hosting cinema screenings at the IFC Center in Effective since built. Read More

September 18, 2008

Nowadays the term ‘interaction design’ mainly refers to software or the screen, intangible components. But the way I think about it, designing hardware, things that we can touch, solid objects, is all interaction design. People tend to think of interaction design for mobile phones as talking and pushing buttons, but … Read More

September 12, 2008

Get down to the Braun sound

My OCD-propelled obsession with finding the Braun record has finally come to a conclusion. Last month I swore I remembered a techno record made from Braun appliance samples, but couldn’t find anything about it online. Well, a copy of the Braun record arrived in the mail from Objectifier Bharani … Read More