Tuesday, August 10, 2010

they made it!!!!!!!!!!!!! the LAVA tigers are in Berlin

Digital tigers on WWF world tour
Sydney’s digital origami tigers have been adopted by the World Wild Fund for Nature (WWF) for their international Year of the Tiger campaign. 

The official launch of the giant origami tigers was at Hauptbahnhof, Berlin’s central station, where they will be on display until 30th August.Tobias Wallisser and Alexander Rieck opened the exhbition with the WWF. 

Sunday, August 8, 2010

LAVA designs screens for Schiavello

6 August 2010

LAVA designs screens for Schiavello

Soap bubbles, coral reefs and trees will soon be at an office near you.

Chris Bosse has created a series of distinctive geometric desk screens for Climate, a new office furniture system produced by Schiavello. LAVA’s three Climate screens, with matching office supplies, will be launched at Saturday in Design in Melbourne on Saturday 07 August 2010.

Friday, August 6, 2010


Jennifer Hawkins struts out of seashell sculpture for spring/summer show

Summer, sand and seashells were the inspiration for the set designed by  LAVA`s
Chris Bosse and Amanda Henderson Gloss Creative for the Myer Spring Summer11 Collections Launch in Sydney Australia last night.

The giant seashell set was a sand-coloured plywood installation 18m long and 5m high, digitally designed and CNC cut and consisted of 2000 pieces put together like a puzzle.
 pictures by Rocket Mattler

Tuesday, August 3, 2010

lava on future story

FutureStory is an engagement project of Live Futures 2020 and is part of Sydney Design 2010, presented by the Powerhouse Museum. This project is about gathering future stories from Sydneysiders.
Through short videos of people sharing their story, FutureStory will inspire Sydneysiders to comment on other stories. Responses can be submitted using different forms of media such as written or video responses. After moderation all content will be displayed at participating venues, on www.futurestory.com.au and at the Live Futures 2020 Festival on 14th August 2010.