FEB 2013 / Study Trip

JM Skibsted visits San Francisco & TED in Long Beach to exchange design knowledge. Meeting with design leaders from Apple, Ideo, Moreless, Incase, SFMOMA among others he hopes to bring back inspiration and strengthen the bond between the Californian design hub and Copenhagen design community.
FEB 2013 / JM Skibsteds latest post for Fast Company

JM blogs about How A Trash Can Proves The Competitive Advantage Of Design
JAN 2013 / KiBiSi exhibits at CIFF - Crystal Hall

KiBiSi has set up a creative space inside Crystal Hall to exhibit a selection of groundbreaking idea-driven designs including the adjustable xTable, the TMA-1 Headphone, the magnetic iFlash bike light and the Brick sofa. KiBiSi will also be unveiling and world premiering a new watch design.
The exhibition features a selection of KiBiSi designs under the theme OTOOT – On The Origin Of Things, describing the evolutionary design process used by the three partners, and discusses their hybrid view on design, architecture and ideation.
Visit us at Bella Center, Boulevard 5, 2300 Copenhagen S from 31st January - 3rd February 2013 at Crystal Hall

JAN 2013 / Weight Here by KiBiSi for Menu

Weight Here is a family of candleholders featuring distinct historic references to the iconic typology of chamber candlesticks and candelabras. The designs revisit the standard candlestick appearance and dimensions, and are natural extensions of these made to fit today’s candles. Weight Here comes in four versions: S and M for ordinary candles and L & XL for block candles. The cast iron parts acknowledge historic artisanal techniques and the Polystone references KiBiSi’s link to modern architecture. These materials provide the candlesticks with a grounded feel and a solid no-nonsense appearance.

JAN 2013 / JM Skibsted represents KiBiSi at Davos.

JM will be the rapporteur at a session with Paola Antonelli and Sir Tim Berners-Lee to raise awareness around the growing importance of design and share bold ideas on how it can foster change in addressing a range of global issues in the 21st century. In general his two primary tasks will be to seek backing for an international design policy and to build and upgrade an Urban Mobility INDEX with Siddhartha Lal and Arthur D. Little.
JAN 2013 / Luxury Design

KiBiSi’s inprint on Aesir Copenhagen’s luxury mobile phone as seen by Fast Company.
JAN 2013 / We Love Domus

In a series of posts we honor the media we so love… – right back. These media have helped us respectfully convey what we do. They tell the stories of our talented colleagues we admire and the stories of our own partnerships and designs. Thank you! First up: Domus highlights.
JAN 2013 / Fast Company's Favorite Products From 2012

KiBiSi had a great 2012 and wishes everybody a marvelous 2013.
We are proud and honored to have two KiBiSi designed products on Fast Company's Favorite Products From 2012: Aiaiai Capital and iFlash One.
Lets make 2013 another year to remember.
DEC 2012 / Happy Holidays...

Lars Larsen, Bjarke Ingels, JM Skibsted and the rest of KiBiSi wish you happy Holidays, Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, New Year and all. Have a marvelous 2013.

DEC 12 / World Design Capital 2016

With more than half the world’s population now living in urban areas, design has become an increasingly fundamental tool to make cities more competitive, attractive, livable and efficient. The World Design Capital designation is a city promotion project that celebrates the accomplishments of cities that have used design as a tool to reinvent themselves and improve social, cultural and economic life. JM Skibsted is part of the 2016 selection committee.
DEC 2012 / Abitare 528

Abitare Being BIG tells the larger than life story of KiBiSi partner BIG. This story seen through the eyes of founder, Bjarke Ingels: 38-year-old, with a 161-strong workforce, a studio in New York and Copenhagen, some 29 international competitions won in the last 7 years, and construction sites all around the world.
DEC 2012 / BIG ads to Miami skyline

In the host city of Design Miami BIG + Raymond Jungles + Nichols Brosch Wurst Wolfe & Associates + Esrawe + Desimone + HNGS, transform the Coconut Grove Waterfront with twisting towers.
DEC 2012 / KiBiSi @ BODW 2012

Alongside Ron Arad, Thomas Heatherwick, and Daniel Liebeskind Lars Larsen and JM Skibsted are speaking at Business of Design Week Friday the 7th of December 2012. The topic is KiBiSi’s evolutionary approach to design and KiBiSi’s projects. BODW is Asia’s leading design, innovation and branding event.
NOV 2012 / BIG's & Audi's Smart Street at last years Design Miami wins award

The iF design award celebrates BIG's + Kollision's vision of future urban mobility for AUDI at last year's Design Miami. The award distinguishes the exhibition design for introducing a future city paved with a digital surface that liberates the streets from existing boundaries and allows for a new flexibility of public use. For six decades the iF design awards have recognized outstanding achievements in design.
NOV 2012 / iFlash One – A Bright New Bike Light

iFlash One is a bike light created for intuitive use and easy storage, accommodating modern day lifestyle on the go. iFlash One uses magnets for easy fastening, effortlessly clicking onto a magnetic base which is permanently fixed to your bikes handlebars or seat post, once connected the light turns on automatically. When not in use the magnets pair the front and rear unit into one compact object ready for storage in your pocket or bag.

" iFlash One is designed with a holistic approach merging light and fitting into one object with an overall and simple DNA. I like that the magnet seems magic. Making safety fun and easy through simple everyday usability has been key in this project " says Head of Design at KiBiSi Lars Larsen.
OCT 2012 / Are you a product manager ?

JM Skibsted blogs about expanding the definition of a product.
OCT 2012 / KiBiSi designs XTable for Holmris

XTable is a manually height adjustable desk. A piece of office machinery that accommodates multiple working positions and daily reshuffling.
XTable uses manual kinetic power instead of electricity for height adjustments – saves energy and keeps users active. All technical features are constructively integrated in the table top. It uses a century old principle known from carjacks, ironing boards and other iconic tools. The principle coupled with a desk is a radical redesign of the traditional office desk. XTable is designed with an optional storage solution for office supplies and other belongings.

OCT 2012 / KiBiSi is looking for dedicated and talented interns to join our product team.

The internship period is 7th of January 2013 + 6 month. We only accept digital applications in PDF to: intern@kibisi.com before 7th of November 2012. All applications will be answered before 14th of November 2012. Please do not call or visit the office regarding Intern positions.
OCT 2012 / BoDW 2012

Speakers at BoDW are announced.
OCT 2012 / A design drive mixed with a positive purpose

Design Indaba interviews JM Skibsted about his work as Vice-Chair of W.E.F. 's G.A.C. on Design and Innovation, and the latest KiBiSi designs
SEP 2012 / KiBiSi designs Bulb Fiction for LightYears

The iconic incandescent bulb – the very symbol of Edison’s bright idea – has been the source of inspiration for KiBiSi’s new pendant. KiBiSi characterizes Bulb Fiction as a tribute to both the incandescent bulb, and with references to the easily recognizable archetype of the movie universe.
Bulb Fiction is close to the original, but the classic shape has been scaled up and designed as a whole unit, uniting socket and bulb into one iconic shape. The same applies to the cord, which has been given extra volume using a thick white silicone cover. Bulb Fiction consists of a hand blown acid treated opal glass shade and an aluminium suspension with a soft, organic shape. The fixture creates the Illusion of a classic incandescent bulb, hides the low energy light source and ensures a comfortable, soft light.
SEP 2012 / JM talks at Summer Davos

How are new champions fuelling the creative economy? How to engage arts and culture via national policies? How to discover young talent? JM Skibsted answers these question and many more as a panelist in Driving Forces of the Creative Economy at ‘Summer Davos’. The session moderated by Hal B. Gregersen, Professor of Leadership, INSEAD, will be webcast live Thursday 13 September 15:45 - 16:45
SEP 2012 / The AIAIAI x Carhartt Colab is Out Now

Aiaiai has teamed up with the global purveyors of durable, timeless style for a striking re-edit of our TMA-1 and the Pipe earphones.
SEP 2012 / It’s a wrap…

In collaboration with Versus, KiBiSi launches the Roulade as friend and family to the Iconic Brick Sofa.
Roulade is a meeting between generations and genres, a meeting between mattress and Chesterfield, chair and couch. Roulade is a Swiss Roll turned sofa - a contemporary, iconic and humorous character with a cozy and comfortable expression.
Roulade is made from High Density foam cut into a fixed shape reminiscent of a rolled up mattress. It is upholstered with top class materials such as Kvadrat fabrics; And the comfort and durability is outstanding. It is a sort of new comer – a plump 1,5 pax sofa designed for laid back hangout. Bespoke, oversized buttons modernize the old school Chesterfield expression.
SEP 2012 / HBR banks on rumor

Rumor has it that Tyler Banks loves JM Skibsted’s expert comments for this month’s Harvard Business Review. Read the piece
AUG 2012 / BIG designs a winter bath in Copenhagen

BIG and the winter bath association Vinterbad Bryggen join efforts to extend the existing Copenhagen Harbor Bath, designed by BIG and JDS back in 2003, with a sauna and facilities for winter bathing to benefit the community during summer as well as the cold Danish winters.
AUG 2012 / KiBiSi designs limited Edition Non-Olympian Football for RSToo

In tribute to all those everyday soccer players out there – not taking part in the Olympic football tournament RSToo launches a KiBiSi designed Ltd Edition Football. The football is golden, and paraphrases the Olympic rings reshuffled into a classic football buildup.

The KiBiSi team collectively shouts: “ To us you are all gold winners! ”

The 99 Ltd edition balls can be bought online for $99 a pop at RSToo - With the sale of each ball RSToo will donate $10 USD to Grassroot Soccer, whose lofty goal is to assist in HIV prevention through education and inspiration.
AUG 2012 / Shut innovation

JM Skibsted writes his latest Fast Company post about innovation strategy and fellow Young Global Leader, Marissa Mayer, CEO of Yahoo!
JUL 2012 / Summer

Summer has arrived. Living should be easy. We are off with our families to enjoy. Enjoy it too.
JUL 2012 / Bi of KiBiSi launch new website

In a Ruby Media collab, our sister company BIG updates its website to be more mobile friendly. New features include a KiBiSi section detailing the unique collaboration that defines our reference idea-driven industrial design sensibility from furniture and household objects, to bicycles and aircraft. BIG still keep their essential DNA of the website intact.
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