Designing often necessitates considering the aesthetic, functional, economic and sociopolitical dimensions of both the design object and design process. It may involve considerable research, thought, modeling, interactive adjustment, and re-design.

Simply brilliant:
the official site for the Gyre (web archive), building designed by MVRDV.
Now construction in Omotesando, Japan.

GYRE OMOTESANDO

Creative Direction : (suit)men
Art direction & Interface Design : Shun Kawakami (artless)
Flash : Hikaru Koike
Design (html) : Kei Kawakami (asobi)
Develop : Grandbase Inc.

Interactive Art (GWR) : tha ltd.

Gallery

Further info about Gyre at W+K Tokio.

 

Design & Prototyping

Designing often necessitates considering the aesthetic, functional, economic and sociopolitical dimensions of both the design object and design process. It may involve considerable research, thought, modeling, interactive adjustment, and re-design.