Vik & Fougere Bench Rack

Limited edition slingshots, Matthew Marks' pop up, Rodarte for Lula and more in our survey of the past week online

A simple solution for urban apartments or collegiate life, Contemporary Standard offers a glimpse of the Bench Rack by Canadian design studio Vik & Fougere, which will debut at the IDS Prototype Exhibit in Toronto Canada in January 2011.

Marc Then Marks: A New Art Book Boutique

Limited edition slingshots, Matthew Marks' pop up, Rodarte for Lula and more in our survey of the past week online

Interview reports on the new pop up shop at Matthew Marks, where, other than rare art books, Phillipe Starck Santa stools and a Roy Lichtenstein-designed silk shirt are all from the gallery’s archives and yours for the taking.

Tan Lun Cheak’s Glowbelly Steamboat Lamp

Limited edition slingshots, Matthew Marks' pop up, Rodarte for Lula and more in our survey of the past week online

Singaporean designer Tan Lun Cheak of Little Thoughts Group dreamed up the Glowbelly Steamboat, a lamp that doubles as a hot pot. As showcased on Dezeen the fixture, based on a Singaporean tradition, houses a pot of boiling water for cooking food.