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VELUX hosts ‘build for life conference 2021’ bringing industry professionals together

VELUX hosts ‘build for life conference 2021’ bringing industry professionals together

leading roof window manufacturer VELUX hosts \'build for life conference 2021\' online bringing together architects, planners, engineers, builders and other industry professionals The post VELUX hosts ‘build for life conference 2021’...
architecture - 2021-11-10 21:59:57
takt project traces the poetical journey of feathers in exhibition for allied feather & down

takt project traces the poetical journey of feathers in exhibition for allied feather & down

titled route to root - retracing the story of down, the exhibition by takt project presents the poetical journey of a feather. The post takt project traces the poetical journey of feathers in exhibition for allied feather & down appeared first on...
architecture - 2021-11-10 21:59:57
zaha hadid architects’ fluid infinitus plaza takes shape as an infinity symbol

zaha hadid architects’ fluid infinitus plaza takes shape as an infinity symbol

the guangzhou project takes shape as two buildings, interconnected at multiple levels. The post zaha hadid architects’ fluid infinitus plaza takes shape as an infinity symbol appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
architecture - 2021-11-09 22:02:53


cairo’s brutalist tower blocks take over manuel alvarez diestro’s new photo series

cairo’s brutalist tower blocks take over manuel alvarez diestro’s new photo series

the photographer juxtaposes the tower blocks against the landscape, generating an atmosphere of abandonment and frontier city. The post cairo’s brutalist tower blocks take over manuel alvarez diestro’s new photo series appeared first on...
architecture - 2021-11-09 22:02:53
mclaren steps into extreme E racing with all-electric ‘odyssey 21’ SUV

mclaren steps into extreme E racing with all-electric ‘odyssey 21’ SUV

the newly unveiled vehicle features the firm\'s signature papaya orange color and inked detailing by artist vic lee. The post mclaren steps into extreme E racing with all-electric ‘odyssey 21’ SUV appeared first on designboom | architecture &...
architecture - 2021-11-09 22:02:53
heijltjesakkaya’s transforming furniture promotes physical activity in the workplace

heijltjesakkaya’s transforming furniture promotes physical activity in the workplace

the furniture collection integrates pulleys, weights and levers, which are powered by your body to end desk inactivity. The post heijltjesakkaya’s transforming furniture promotes physical activity in the workplace appeared first on designboom |...
architecture - 2021-11-09 22:02:53
ukraine’s babyn yar synagogue is designed to unfold like a pop-up book

ukraine’s babyn yar synagogue is designed to unfold like a pop-up book

the opening of the structure is a manual and communal ritual, as it unfolds into the space of the babyn yar synagogue. The post ukraine’s babyn yar synagogue is designed to unfold like a pop-up book appeared first on designboom | architecture &...
architecture - 2021-11-08 21:57:25
aurora by dassault systmes & arthur mamou-mani clouds atrium of design museum in london

aurora by dassault systmes & arthur mamou-mani clouds atrium of design museum in london

seen in designboom\'s exclusive video, the awe-inspiring, semi-transparent cloud of 375 3D-printed, bio-sourced modules welcomes public visitors to the design museum in london. The post aurora by dassault systmes & arthur mamou-mani clouds...
architecture - 2021-11-08 21:57:25


ca’lyah launches margrethe odgaard’s bold colored tapestries that celebrate nepalese craft

ca’lyah launches margrethe odgaard’s bold colored tapestries that celebrate nepalese cra...

the collection is defined by eight distinct and striking hues representative of nepalese culture and architecture. The post ca’lyah launches margrethe odgaard’s bold colored tapestries that celebrate nepalese craft appeared first on designboom...
architecture - 2021-11-06 21:58:41
new map celebrates london’s postmodern heritage, highlighting works by robert venturi

new map celebrates london’s postmodern heritage, highlighting works by robert venturi

the map features iconic buildings designed by world-renowned firms, including robert venturi and denise scott brown, james stirling, john outram, and CZWG. The post new map celebrates london’s postmodern heritage, highlighting works by robert...
architecture - 2021-11-06 21:58:41
3D-printed furniture & transformable lights win 2021 DDP best design award

3D-printed furniture & transformable lights win 2021 DDP best design award

winners range from bespoke furniture made using 3D-printing to flexible home office light and well-being incense holders. The post 3D-printed furniture & transformable lights win 2021 DDP best design award appeared first on designboom |...
architecture - 2021-11-06 21:58:41
satomi minoshima’s latest works explore skin color and inflatable leather

satomi minoshima’s latest works explore skin color and inflatable leather

nominated for the 2022 rising talents awards in japan, the designer\'s peculiar collections tap into history, material, color, and production processes. The post satomi minoshima’s latest works explore skin color and inflatable leather...
architecture - 2021-11-05 21:55:15
rogan brown intricately cuts-out paper coral garden capturing nature’s fragility

rogan brown intricately cuts-out paper coral garden capturing nature’s fragility

the artist celebrates the struggle of biologists and activists who are striving to preserve and revive coral reefs bleached and damaged by climate change. The post rogan brown intricately cuts-out paper coral garden capturing nature’s fragility...
architecture - 2021-11-05 21:55:15


jony ive & LoveFrom design the terra carta seal, an award for sustainable companies

jony ive & LoveFrom design the terra carta seal, an award for sustainable companies

the terra carta seal recognizes companies that have distinguished themselves as being leaders in sustainability innovation. The post jony ive & LoveFrom design the terra carta seal, an award for sustainable companies appeared first on designboom |...
architecture - 2021-11-04 21:58:32
toyota’s old-school tacozilla camper fuses downsizing with outdoor adventure

toyota’s old-school tacozilla camper fuses downsizing with outdoor adventure

the finished white base coat was decorated with yellow, orange, and bronze stripes; a reminiscence of the vintage models. The post toyota’s old-school tacozilla camper fuses downsizing with outdoor adventure appeared first on designboom |...
architecture - 2021-11-04 21:58:32
piero lissoni’s ‘waffle’ reinterprets cast iron radiators with satisfying 3D geometric texture

piero lissoni’s ‘waffle’ reinterprets cast iron radiators with satisfying 3D geome...

its surface takes on a bold yet sculptural silhouette made of 100% recyclable cast aluminum. The post piero lissoni’s ‘waffle’ reinterprets cast iron radiators with satisfying 3D geometric texture appeared first on designboom | architecture &...
architecture - 2021-11-04 21:58:32
‘we cannot depend on one meeting’: ai weiwei and other artists comment on COP26

‘we cannot depend on one meeting’: ai weiwei and other artists comment on COP26

the first week of COP26 has seen a number of artistic installations across the UK, including jenny holzer projecting the words of climate activists onto tate modern. The post ‘we cannot depend on one meeting’: ai weiwei and other artists...
architecture - 2021-11-04 21:58:32
greta thunberg denounces COP26 leaders: ‘no more blah blah blah’

greta thunberg denounces COP26 leaders: ‘no more blah blah blah’

\'no more whatever the fuck they?re doing in there. we?re sick and tired of it and we?re gonna make the change whether they like it or not.\' The post greta thunberg denounces COP26 leaders: ‘no more blah blah blah’ appeared first on...
architecture - 2021-11-03 22:00:04
french studio ‘oblique’ looks to rajasthan heritage to hybridize fashion and architecture

french studio ‘oblique’ looks to rajasthan heritage to hybridize fashion and architectur...

designboom speaks with oblique to learn about their process of translating elements of rajasthan architecture into the outerwear collection. The post french studio ‘oblique’ looks to rajasthan heritage to hybridize fashion and architecture...
architecture - 2021-11-03 22:00:04
don’t choose extinction ? a dinosaur at the UN urges world leaders

don’t choose extinction ? a dinosaur at the UN urges world leaders

the united nations development program (UNDP) has launched a new short film voiced by global celebrities that put a spotlight on the climate crisis. The post don’t choose extinction ? a dinosaur at the UN urges world leaders appeared first on...
architecture - 2021-11-03 22:00:04
ARCHIEE’s white minimalist coffee store fuses japanese, chinese, and parisian cultures

ARCHIEE’s white minimalist coffee store fuses japanese, chinese, and parisian cultures

the parisian studio realized a coffee store on a courtyard of the new chengdu shopping center, china, offering a design that outstands by its simplicity and fluidity. The post ARCHIEE’s white minimalist coffee store fuses japanese, chinese, and...
architecture - 2021-11-03 22:00:04
‘flow hive’ lets you extract raw honey straight from the beehive

‘flow hive’ lets you extract raw honey straight from the beehive

mess-free, and gentle on the bees, \'flow hive\' helps extract up to 21 kg of honey per year with the simple turn of a key. The post ‘flow hive’ lets you extract raw honey straight from the beehive appeared first on designboom |...
architecture - 2021-11-03 22:00:04
interview with jean-michel othoniel on his exhibition ‘the narcissus theorem’ at petit palais

interview with jean-michel othoniel on his exhibition ‘the narcissus theorem’ at petit p...

we speak with the french artist on the occasion of his biggest solo show in paris since his 2011 retrospective at the centre pompidou. The post interview with jean-michel othoniel on his exhibition ‘the narcissus theorem’ at petit palais...
architecture - 2021-11-02 21:59:13
‘brik font’ by craig ward is an intricate typography series made of LEGO bricks

‘brik font’ by craig ward is an intricate typography series made of LEGO bricks

\'can LEGO be an effective medium for typography"\' The post ‘brik font’ by craig ward is an intricate typography series made of LEGO bricks appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
architecture - 2021-11-02 21:59:13
issey miyake’s wool shell knit swirls like a seashell

issey miyake’s wool shell knit swirls like a seashell

issey miyake?s wool shell knit boasts a twisted texture that becomes a checkered pattern once it?s unfolded. The post issey miyake’s wool shell knit swirls like a seashell appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
architecture - 2021-11-02 21:59:13
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