[Column] Fukushima Diary's activity in Arad and Transilvania


2 days have passed since I got to this remote Romanian city "Arad" and am struggling with the muscle pain a little bit. It's not famous as a touristic place but I was surprised at what I am seeing on the street. To avoid meaningless arguments, I dare not compare it to anywhere else in Europe but it was surely the right choice to come here.


Ron Arad's Last Train arrives in Venice


Art Ron Arad's Last Train arrives in Venice Ron Arad's 'Last Train', commissioned by Steinmetz Diamonds, debuts at Venice Biennale tomorrow. Inspired by a man etching a message on a train window pane with a diamond ring, Arad invited several artist friends to do the same. Arad designed a diamond ring on a prototype fist, linking this to an iPad...


[Column] Researching real estates around Arad


They say now I'm the only Japanese in Arad prefecture. I'm honored to be able to do something nobody has ever tried to do, alone. Some of my Japanese readers want to know the prices of real estate in Arad. I need a lot to research. Now I'm in the apartment of my friend's friend's friend. It's not brand new but located in the heart of the town and...


Steinmetz Diamonds and Ron Arad unveil the Last Train at Venice Biennale 2013


Dear Shaded Viewers, Steinmetz Diamonds commissioned Ron Arad to create the intriguing theatre piece the LAST TRAIN inspired by artist-designer Ron Arad's memory of a man absorbed in etching on the glass window of a train carriage with a ring on his fist. "I was going to catch the last train from Naples - I arrived on the platform just as the...


The 'Rover Chair' design was made by Arad


Arad's favourite material is metal, including steel and aluminium. Using these materials, he is able to create products which can be comprehensible and user-friendly. His curiosity and experimental character has driven him into the result of manufactures of new and unique products. Being a self-taught contemporary designer, Arad's first ever...


Bodies of two young girls found near Arad


Bodies of two young girls found near Arad Police suspect children were murdered Arad The bodies of two young girls were found Tuesday night in a Bedouin village near the southern city of Arad. The girls, from a nearby Bedouin tribe, were found in a home in al-Pora'a, near the Ran Grove along Route 31 leading to Arad. They were aged 3 and 5.


Metro Cash and Carry to open new supermarket in Arad, Romania


Share From http://www.newspoil.com/rpid-1367106085604475136 German supermarket chain Metro Cash and Carry will open a new supermarket in Arad, western Romania. According to Arad's vice-mayor, Tiberiu Dekany, the building authorisation process is currently underway, with Metro already acquiring a building lot, with an area of 100,000 m², on the...


Metro Cash and Carry to open new supermarket in Arad, Romania


Share From http://www.newspoil.com/rpid-1367106085604475136 German supermarket chain Metro Cash and Carry will open a new supermarket in Arad, western Romania. According to Arad's vice-mayor, Tiberiu Dekany, the building authorisation process is currently underway, with Metro already acquiring a building lot, with an area of 100,000 m², on the...


"It's the first pair of glasses that is one component"


Dezeen and MINI World Tour: designer Ron Arad launched a range of 3D printed eyewear in Milan earlier this month. In this movie he discusses his pioneering 3D printing experiments in 1999 and his views on the technology today. The glasses feature one-piece frames of printed polyamide with flexible joints instead of hinges.


Spring 3D-printed glasses by Ron Arad for pq #3dthursday


Check out these printed monolithic polyamide glasses designed by Ron Arad for pq, featured in Dezeen: Milan 2013: London designer Ron Arad has created a range of 3D-printed spectacles and sunglasses for eyewear brand pq. Speaking to Dezeen yesterday at the launch in Milan, Ron Arad explained: "The brand wanted to advertise the fact that it's...