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tardigrade: hookie brings world’s first NASA motorcycle concept to life

tardigrade: hookie brings world’s first NASA motorcycle concept to life

tardigrade is the world\'s first concept moon motorcycle, that took its name from the microscopic animals that are able to survive extreme conditions. The post tardigrade: hookie brings world’s first NASA motorcycle concept to life appeared...
architecture - 2021-10-14 22:01:30
BIG’s ‘the smile’ apartments include high-tech robots that put away your furniture

BIG’s ‘the smile’ apartments include high-tech robots that put away your furniture

BIG?s the smile is the first building in new york city to outfit some of its apartments with a modular furniture system by bumblebee spaces. The post BIG’s ‘the smile’ apartments include high-tech robots that put away your furniture appeared...
architecture - 2021-10-14 22:01:30
lin architecture’s bamboo pavilion occupies an empty field in shanghai

lin architecture’s bamboo pavilion occupies an empty field in shanghai

the pavilion disrupts the vast emptiness of the rural context, encouraging exploration and social interactions. The post lin architecture’s bamboo pavilion occupies an empty field in shanghai appeared first on designboom | architecture & design...
architecture - 2021-10-14 22:01:30


competition calls designers everywhere to reimagine prague’s funicular

competition calls designers everywhere to reimagine prague’s funicular

announced by the prague public transit co., the competition is open to designers worldwide calling for the re-invention of the country\'s most visited landmark, the prague funicular. The post competition calls designers everywhere to reimagine...
architecture - 2021-10-14 22:01:30
LAYER celebrates the tradition of murano glasswork with intricate ‘granule’ collection

LAYER celebrates the tradition of murano glasswork with intricate ‘granule’ collection

each piece is crafted using a variety of different glassworking techniques ? including mouth-blowing, casting, sfumato, incalmo, and vetro fuso. The post LAYER celebrates the tradition of murano glasswork with intricate ‘granule’ collection...
architecture - 2021-10-14 22:01:30
is this utopia" rumi ando strips down tokyo’s bustling life

is this utopia" rumi ando strips down tokyo’s bustling life

devoid of people, advertisements, entrances, and exits, an ensemble of pastel-tinted box-like structures intrude the city. The post is this utopia" rumi ando strips down tokyo’s bustling life appeared first on designboom | architecture & design...
architecture - 2021-10-13 22:01:43
zaha hadid’s designs reproduced in wood by karimoku for collaborative tokyo exhibition

zaha hadid’s designs reproduced in wood by karimoku for collaborative tokyo exhibition

exploring the juxtaposition between the hardness of the wood and the lightness of the design, the pieces are formed as a series of conjoined asymmetrical surfaces. The post zaha hadid’s designs reproduced in wood by karimoku for collaborative...
architecture - 2021-10-13 22:01:43
federico babina illustrates a world without architects in new ‘archetype’ series

federico babina illustrates a world without architects in new ‘archetype’ series

the project takes shape as an illustrated book exploring the primordial models of living from all over the world. The post federico babina illustrates a world without architects in new ‘archetype’ series appeared first on designboom |...
architecture - 2021-10-12 22:02:27


disused refrigerated semi-trailers are transformed into poland’s first mobile hotel

disused refrigerated semi-trailers are transformed into poland’s first mobile hotel

the interior is dominated by white and wooden finishes, while the camper can accommodate up to four guests as it includes two sleeping areas. The post disused refrigerated semi-trailers are transformed into poland’s first mobile hotel appeared...
architecture - 2021-10-11 21:56:39
eight-person bubble chairlift to elevate ‘sunday river’ ski resort in maine

eight-person bubble chairlift to elevate ‘sunday river’ ski resort in maine

named \'jordan 8\', the innovative lift features ergonomic heated seats with weather-blocking bubble covers. The post eight-person bubble chairlift to elevate ‘sunday river’ ski resort in maine appeared first on designboom | architecture &...
architecture - 2021-10-11 21:56:39
ennead architects’ performing arts center will occupy two golden volumes in shenzhen

ennead architects’ performing arts center will occupy two golden volumes in shenzhen

the two golden forms nestle together and house a theater and a concert hall. The post ennead architects’ performing arts center will occupy two golden volumes in shenzhen appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
architecture - 2021-10-10 21:55:44
play arquitetura revitalizes 1980s era ‘brasil house’ in são paulo

play arquitetura revitalizes 1980s era ‘brasil house’ in são paulo

the house is defined by its concrete structure, large wooden windows, and views across the lush, forested area. The post play arquitetura revitalizes 1980s era ‘brasil house’ in são paulo appeared first on designboom | architecture & design...
architecture - 2021-10-10 21:55:44
moormann’s minimalist motorhome combines comfort, functionality and fine aesthetics

moormann’s minimalist motorhome combines comfort, functionality and fine aesthetics

the mobile camper is based on a VW t6.1, while a smooth color palette of high-tech surfaces and coherent lighting concepts complete the interior. The post moormann’s minimalist motorhome combines comfort, functionality and fine aesthetics...
architecture - 2021-10-10 21:55:44


dan svarth’s wire lounge chair marries comfort with an industrial look

dan svarth’s wire lounge chair marries comfort with an industrial look

first prototyped by svarth in 1972, the chair has been updated with a hardwearing carbon fiber wire weave. The post dan svarth’s wire lounge chair marries comfort with an industrial look appeared first on designboom | architecture & design...
architecture - 2021-10-10 21:55:44
‘A-HOGE’ is a calculator-playing robot that performs mozart with precision

‘A-HOGE’ is a calculator-playing robot that performs mozart with precision

on youtube, viewers can find A-HOGE perform a variety of songs, from classical pieces to opening themes of anime series. The post ‘A-HOGE’ is a calculator-playing robot that performs mozart with precision appeared first on designboom |...
architecture - 2021-10-09 22:01:12
hanne willmann’s nana chair for freifrau radiates cloud inspired comfort

hanne willmann’s nana chair for freifrau radiates cloud inspired comfort

\'I wanted it to be as soft as possible for freifrau without moving into decorative territory,\' says german designer hanne willmann while describing the nana chair The post hanne willmann’s nana chair for freifrau radiates cloud inspired...
architecture - 2021-10-08 21:55:49
david chipperfield architects’ new kunsthaus zürich will open to the public tomorrow

david chipperfield architects’ new kunsthaus zürich will open to the public tomorrow

the expanded kunsthaus zürich becomes the largest art museum in switzerland. The post david chipperfield architects’ new kunsthaus zürich will open to the public tomorrow appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
architecture - 2021-10-08 21:55:49
sarah oppenheimer calls for viewers to touch and reshape this ‘sensitive machine’

sarah oppenheimer calls for viewers to touch and reshape this ‘sensitive machine’

visitors touch and turn four hollow beams, setting in motion an immersive relay of spatial cause and effect. The post sarah oppenheimer calls for viewers to touch and reshape this ‘sensitive machine’ appeared first on designboom | architecture...
architecture - 2021-10-07 21:57:21
bouroullec brothers design ‘truss’, a flexible yet elegant modular furniture system for emeco

bouroullec brothers design ‘truss’, a flexible yet elegant modular furniture system for ...

the intersection of simplicity and functionality is what characterizes this comprehensive furniture series. The post bouroullec brothers design ‘truss’, a flexible yet elegant modular furniture system for emeco appeared first on designboom |...
architecture - 2021-10-06 21:53:00
concealment through reflection: ‘the arc de triomphe, wrapped’ at another glimpse

concealment through reflection: ‘the arc de triomphe, wrapped’ at another glimpse

the focus is on the viewer experiencing art in its fullest beauty, but by concealing themselves with the use of reflections. The post concealment through reflection: ‘the arc de triomphe, wrapped’ at another glimpse appeared first on designboom...
architecture - 2021-10-06 21:53:00
coca-cola’s new logo wraps around just like a hug

coca-cola’s new logo wraps around just like a hug

coca-cola has unveiled a new tweaked logo featuring its world-renowned serifed logo wrapped around like an invisible hug. The post coca-cola’s new logo wraps around just like a hug appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
architecture - 2021-10-06 21:53:00
christo and jeanne-claude’s l’arc de triomphe, wrapped installation in paris comes to an end

christo and jeanne-claude’s l’arc de triomphe, wrapped installation in paris comes to an...

to celebrate the end of christo and jeanne-claude?s installation, we share a series of photographs by french architect aurélien chen. The post christo and jeanne-claude’s l’arc de triomphe, wrapped installation in paris comes to an end...
architecture - 2021-10-05 21:57:40
after two canceled years, struggling burning man launches art auction with sotheby’s

after two canceled years, struggling burning man launches art auction with sotheby’s

burning man needs your help to stay afloat! support the festival by bidding on original artworks and experiences. The post after two canceled years, struggling burning man launches art auction with sotheby’s appeared first on designboom |...
architecture - 2021-10-05 21:57:40
hamilton conte’s new furniture collection celebrates curves and comfort

hamilton conte’s new furniture collection celebrates curves and comfort

hamilton conte\'s newest furniture collection is all sweeping silhouettes, arching frames and plump upholstery. The post hamilton conte’s new furniture collection celebrates curves and comfort appeared first on designboom | architecture &...
architecture - 2021-10-05 21:57:40
warsaw home & contract fortifies hundreds of design networking opportunities

warsaw home & contract fortifies hundreds of design networking opportunities

warsaw home & contract?s design fair fifth edition \'reunion\' is set to host 500 exhibitors with 30,000 visitors from 27 to 30 october in ptak warsaw expo venue The post warsaw home & contract fortifies hundreds of design networking...
architecture - 2021-10-04 21:59:52
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