Artistic upcycling made in Kenya sold in French National Museum

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The boutique of the Confluence Museum in Lyon puts up upcycled unique pieces on sale, in the frame of the exhibition Une Afrique en couleurs (Africa in colours) until August 22nd, 2021. The raw material is collected on beaches and art works are made by the social and supporting company OCEAN SOLE AFRICA located in Kenya.

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Electrical smart-bike with GPS and integrated security lights

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Angell offers a smart-bike that contains an application with a GPS, security lights, a fall alert and a geolocalisation in real time. The battery is removable, all is made in France except for the battery components to focus on the shortest cycle. 5% of the revenues will be dedicated to support innovative startups through a call for tender.

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Eco-responsible and autonomous luxury loft, to settle everywhere

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Ôzento builds eco-friendly and energetically self-sufficient lofts within a week: sitting on stilts, they are completely removable, without leaving traces. Raw material are recyclable and the loft exists in several sizes.

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Autonomous robot "Follow-me" for shopping

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Piaggio launches the electric mobile robot to simplify daily life: it has a 4-hour battery life, a payload of 20 kg and a top speed of 10 km/hour. It has won the "Best of the Best" distinction by the Red Dot Design Awards(*).

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Upcycled unique pieces of work made from glass and plastic waste

upcycling-small.jpgBettina is passionate about upcycling and creates unusual and creative luminaires. Everything inspires her: metalscrap, a broken chair, a plastic box, a damaged golf ball.

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Conversation with Anthony Bechu, forward-thinking and committed architect

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Founded in 1920, the architecture agency Anthony Bechu is today runned by the grandchildren of the founder, and his two daugters, Clémence and Aliénor. Since the 1950s, the agency's achievements already included bioclimatic principles and nature. It is today biomimicry(*) which inspires its projects, as much as possible. Conversation with Anthony Bechu.

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Charity sale of Kenzo poppies made from recycled plastic, until January 31, 2020

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William Amor has created 250 numbered poppies for Kenzo Parfums, made from recycled plastic that are currently on sale worldwide: the largest part of the sales will be donated to a charity organisation until January 31st, 2020.

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