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News most viewed this week

Mass customisation "can be the future of fashion," says Knyttan co-founder

Mass customisation "can be the future of fash...

Ben Alun-Jones of Knyttan explains how customers can create bespoke knitwear at the company\'s "factory of the future" and claims mass customisation is transforming the role of designers. Knyttan, which Alun-Jones co-founded with Kirsty Emery...
Residents of Sydney high-rise estate use lights to protest against gentrification

Residents of Sydney high-rise estate use lights to...

Video by Clare Lewis, Carolina Sorensen, Tom Spark and Rotor Works. Night after night, the windows of the tower blocks that make up the Waterloo Estate in Sydney have been gradually lit up in different colours as part of a public art project that...
Sancal's fabric acoustic panels are designed to look like beetles

Sancal's fabric acoustic panels are designed to lo...

Dezeen promotion: Spanish studio MUT Design has created a range of colourful sound-absorbing wall panels inspired by beetle shells for furniture brand Sancal. After a visit to a natural science museum, the Spanish studio was inspired to...
La Voűte Nubienne revives ancient building technique to "transform housing" in Sub-Saharan Africa

La Voűte Nubienne revives ancient building techniq...

In this movie, Thomas Granier explains why his organisation La Voűte Nubienne believes the future of housing in Africa can be transformed by reviving a 3,500-year-old building technique.
Deck Design Idea ? This Raised Wood Deck Is Actually A Sliding Pool Cover

Deck Design Idea ? This Raised Wood Deck Is Actual...

  Octavia, a French company that makes pool covers and enclosures, has a system for covering a pool by using a movable raised deck.   The deck is on rails that are laid into the grass, making it easy to move the deck when you want to have...
Kvadrat's handmade acoustic panels bring "softness" to minimalist spaces

Kvadrat's handmade acoustic panels bring "sof...

Zane Walker of Kvadrat explains how Kvadrat Soft Cells acoustic panels are custom-made by hand in this movie Dezeen filmed for the textiles brand at its Poland factory. Kvadrat Soft Cells is a modular acoustic panel system produced by Danish...
Window on the Lake in Saint-Élie-de-Caxton

Window on the Lake in Saint-Élie-de-Caxton

Window on the Lake, Qubec Building, Canadian Residence, Home, Architecture, Images Window on the Lake in Saint-Élie-de-Caxton Rural Residential Building Development, Canada ? design by YH2 16 Feb 2018 Window on the Lake Architects:...
WOHA launch new homeware brand WOHAbeing at Maison&Objet 2017

WOHA launch new homeware brand WOHAbeing at Maison...

WOHA co-founders Richard Hassel and Wong Mun Summ explain why they have launched a new homeware brand in this movie, which Dezeen filmed for the Singapore-based architecture studio at Maison&Objet in Paris. Called WOHAbeing, the new brand...
Luxury hotels are swapping glitz for experience, say AHEAD Asia awards judges

Luxury hotels are swapping glitz for experience, s...

High-end hotels and resorts are moving away from "gold, marble and chandeliers" to offering guests unique experiences, AHEAD Asia jury members claim in this movie Dezeen produced for the hospitality awards scheme. The AHEAD Asia awards 2017,...
Imogen Heap on her Mi.Mu music-making gloves

Imogen Heap on her Mi.Mu music-making gloves

This movie has been nominated for a Webby Award! Please vote for it here:http://bit.ly/1ckuTK6 Musician Imogen Heap invited Dezeen to her home-studio to film this exclusive demonstration of her Mi.Mu gesture-control gloves, which allow her to...
Deck Design Ideas ? This Rooftop Deck Received A Colorful Modern Makeover For Its Wood Bench Seating And Planters

Deck Design Ideas ? This Rooftop Deck Received A C...

  The designers at Studio Weave were asked by the London College of Fashion to give new life to the forgotten rooftop deck area they have that sits high above Oxford Street. They did this by using the a multi-colored basketweave pattern which...
Hassell's office building for Medibank is designed to "get people moving"

Hassell's office building for Medibank is designed...

Rob Backhouse of Hassell explains how the architecture firm\'s office building for insurance company Medibank is designed to promote a healthy lifestyle amongst staff. Hassel\'s Medibank Workplace project in Melbourne, Australia, won the...
7 Outdoor Kitchen Design Ideas For Awesome Backyard Entertaining

7 Outdoor Kitchen Design Ideas For Awesome Backyar...

  With the promise that warmer weather is on its way we’re getting excited to spend more time outside eating, drinking, and being merry. But in order to do that, we need the perfect place. Today we’re sharing 7 ideas for creating...
Nendo looks to ancient Japanese tombs for first landscape architecture project

Nendo looks to ancient Japanese tombs for first la...

Prolific Japanese design studio Nendo has now moved into urban design, unveiling its massive CoFuFun plaza near Kyoto. The plaza ? located outside of Tenri Station in Japan\'s Nara prefecture ? is the studio\'s largest architecture project...
Insteon for a Smart Apartment

Insteon for a Smart Apartment

Insteon has made the LifeEdited 2 apartment truly efficient. With their Insteon Wall Switches and Keypad we can control, customize, and even schedule our 
Mid Century Renovation in Los Angeles

Mid Century Renovation in Los Angeles

This Mid Century Renovation in verdant canyon close to the ocean in Los Angeles is perfect, almost perfect. I love that the house is essentially new but feels Mid Century to the last detail. I love the orange tile brick on the exterior of the house,...
The Most Used Moddeling Programs – Autodesk 3ds Max, V-Ray, Photoshop

The Most Used Moddeling Programs – Autodesk ...

3D modeling programs that the architects use the most are Autodesk 3ds Max, VRay, Photoshop. The connection between these programs is also possible in order to be made excellent finish and clear project. The projects made in these programs are...
BCXSY explains its contribution to The Conversation Show exhibition

BCXSY explains its contribution to The Conversatio...

Design Museum Holon in Israel has unveiled five installations exploring what makes a successful design partnership, including a seesaw designed by BCXSY and a hall of broken mirrors by Snarkitecture. The Conversation Show is an exhibition...
Incredible Eco Resort in the United Arab Emirates

Incredible Eco Resort in the United Arab Emirates

Baharash Architecture is the designer of this future star-shaped eco-resort located in Liwa, in southern United Arab Emirates. This project called Oasis Eco Resort is planned to be inaugurated in 2020 and to be equipped with almost 15,000 square...
Studio Gang clads Chicago student housing complex in wavy strips of concrete

Studio Gang clads Chicago student housing complex ...

US firm Studio Gang has completed a student residential complex for the University of Chicago that features towers sheathed in glass and sculptural white concrete panels. Scheduled to open on 17 September, the complex ? called the Campus North...
Lake Cove House / Stuart Silk Architects

Lake Cove House / Stuart Silk Architects

Lake Cove House is a private residence designed by Stuart Silk Architects, a Seattle based architecture practice. From the architect: This home is on the shores of Lake Washington on a tranquil, tree-lined site in the Washington Park neighborhood...
BMW launches spacious X7 concept car as part of new luxury vehicle range

BMW launches spacious X7 concept car as part of ne...

BMW has unveiled its design for a six-seater SUV, as part of a new range of cars that promise customers a more luxurious experience. First unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show last month, the BMW Concept X7 iPerformance is conceived as a hybrid...
Time Lapse showing construction of Studio Gang's stacked-tube Hive installation

Time Lapse showing construction of Studio Gang's s...

This movie shows the installation of a trio of domed chambers from stacked silver and magenta paper tubes that Chicago-based Studio Gang Architects has designed for the National Building Museum in Washington DC. The installation called Hive...
Remodeling 101: Lava Stone Countertops

Remodeling 101: Lava Stone Countertops

Drawn to natural stone but also a fan of color" Until recently, the options in the countertop world were limited, but of late, lava stone has been gaining traction?and introducing an eye-opening new palette to the kitchen. Is this a countertop to...
Inspiring BEFORE and AFTER photos of a San Francisco apartment transformation

Inspiring BEFORE and AFTER photos of a San Francis...

  When the owners first encountered this apartment in San Francisco, they were attracted to its warehouse vibe, reminiscent of the 1924 building?s previous stint as a printing business. They saw the potential in the space and decided to...
Petra Krausová's Cassia lamps for Lasvit installation at Maison&Objet 2016

Petra Krausová's Cassia lamps for Lasvit installat...

Maison&Objet 2016: Czech designer Petra Krausová used traditional glass-blowing production and finishing techniques to create a constellation of pendants for lighting brand Lasvit. Petra Krausová ? part of Lasvit\'s team of in-house designers ?...
New brand Tilemark launches with carved tile collection designed by Form Us With Love

New brand Tilemark launches with carved tile colle...

Custom carved tiles are the specialty of new Swedish brand Tilemark, which has launched with a debut collection designed by Form Us With Love. The brand has developed a technique for carving bespoke designs created through its online design tool...
Philippe Starck designs remotely-controllable radiator valves for Netatmo

Philippe Starck designs remotely-controllable radi...

Netatmo is a revolutionary smart home company developing groundbreaking, intuitive and beautifully-designed connected consumer electronics. Their intelligent heating solutions - the Smart Thermostat and Smart Radiator Valves designed by Philippe...
Volvo becomes first major car company to switch to only electric and hybrid vehicles

Volvo becomes first major car company to switch to...

From 2019, all new Volvo cars will have electric or hybrid engines, the Swedish auto manufacturer announced today. The move makes Volvo the first of the major car companies to commit to phasing out the internal combustion engine and going...
Make this 1850 Spanish farmhouse your summer retreat for $3.3M

Make this 1850 Spanish farmhouse your summer retre...

The top-to-bottom renovation is located in the medieval town of Pals in Catalonia A top-to-bottom renovation of a traditional farmhouse has come on the market in Catalonia, and it?s pretty much the embodiment of luxurious...
Herrero House by 08023 Architects

Herrero House by 08023 Architects

Redesigned in 2016 by 08023 Architects, this modern single family house is located in Alella, Spain. Description by 08023 Architects The renovation is a project of 08023 Architects, located in one of the most exclusive...
Midcentury Home by Garrison Hullinger Interior Design

Midcentury Home by Garrison Hullinger Interior Des...

Designed in 2017 by Garrison Hullinger Interior Design, this midcentury single family house is located in Beaverton, Oregon, United States. Description by Garrison Hullinger Interior Design This iconic Rummer house in Beaverton...
Avalon: Contemporary Modular Home with Green Roof and Sustainable Style

Avalon: Contemporary Modular Home with Green Roof ...

Sustainable design is not always about high-tech gadgets and cutting-edge technology and it is often intuitive and eco-friendly architecture that works wonders in creating green homes. Nestled on a sloping site in Avalon Beach, New South Wales,...
BIG teaser video reveals Hyperloop One design

BIG teaser video reveals Hyperloop One design

In this exclusive video produced by BIG, partner Jakob Lange discusses how the firm\'s plans for Hyperloop One high-speed transportation system will change the world. Read more on Dezeen:...
Amanyangyun resort by Kerry Hill Architects designed to be "a living museum" | Interiors | Dezeen

Amanyangyun resort by Kerry Hill Architects design...

Amanyangyun hotel is designed to celebrate Chinese culture says Tanuj Goenka, director of Kerry Hill Architects, in this movie produced by Dezeen for the AHEAD awards. Part of the Aman Resorts collection of hotels, Amanyangyun was named Hotel of...
8 Tips on Café Interior Design to Bring Back Your Customers

8 Tips on Café Interior Design to Bring Back Your ...

In the highly competitive café and restaurant industry you have only one chance to make a great first impression and that is by café interior design. This will also determine the turning back of those first-time guests at your...
Büro North proposes ground-level traffic lights to prevent pedestrian accidents

Büro North proposes ground-level traffic lights to...

Prompted by reports of accidents involving players of Pokémon GO, Australian firm Büro North has devised a concept for in-ground traffic lights to prevent pedestrians glued to their smartphones from walking out onto the road. Read the full story...
Model smokes a stick of dynamite in new video for fashion brand Milly by Sagmeister & Walsh

Model smokes a stick of dynamite in new video for ...

This video shows a model puffing bright red smoke out of a stick of dynamite. The clip was produced by New York studio Sagmeister & Walsh for fashion brand Milly. Read more on Dezeen: http://www.dezeen.com/"p=958383 Subscribe to our YouTube...
Watch footage of Fredrik Tjćrandsen's balloon-like fashion collection | design | Dezeen

Watch footage of Fredrik Tjćrandsen's balloon-like...

This captioned movie shows catwalk footage of Central Saint Martins graduate Fredrik Tjćrandsen\'s colourful bubble outfits, which have become a viral sensation around the world. Footage of Tjćrandsen\'s fashion collection has been widely...
ElliQ robot by Yves Behar helps ageing adults stay connected to the world

ElliQ robot by Yves Behar helps ageing adults stay...

Yves Behar\'s Fuseproject studio has designed an "emotionally intelligent robotic companion", which is intended to help the ageing population connect with technology and to continue learning through later life. Subscribe to our YouTube...
Improved Sleep by Using Proven Feng Shui Tips  for your Bedroom

Improved Sleep by Using Proven Feng Shui Tips for...

Improved sleeping is what most of the people needs in these fast and busy days. As a matter of fact more and more people are dealing with day’s responsibilities, trying to joggle their work, family and personal needs. For this reason they are...
A Romantic Riad from UK Designer Jasper Conran

A Romantic Riad from UK Designer Jasper Conran

Brit designer Jasper Conran (son of Sir Terence) has had a robust career; his areas of expertise include apparel, interiors, and home decor; now he’s moved into hospitality. Conran first visited Morocco in 1984 and had been mulling the idea of...
South Melbourne Primary School will feature no formal classrooms says architect Ann Lau

South Melbourne Primary School will feature no for...

In our final movie from the World Architecture Festival 2016, architect Ann Lau explains how Australian firm Hayball plans to create collaborative learning spaces in the Melbourne school that was named Future Project of the Year last month. South...
Uber and Zipcar join forces for car-sharing deal

Uber and Zipcar join forces for car-sharing deal

The partnership will start with 20 Zipcars in Boston The U.S. could reach ?peak car? in the next three years, and Uber is ready to pave the way forward not only for passengers, but drivers, too. The ride-sharing behemoth has just teamed...
IDEO envisions future of ride-sharing with a concept for a communal car

IDEO envisions future of ride-sharing with a conce...

Global design consultancy IDEO has created a concept for a four-pod self-driving car that could be shared by everyone in the neighbourhood. The concept was created as part of the consultancy\'s The Future of Moving Together research, which...
Watch the video of our panel about post-plastic materials at Dezeen Day | Dezeen Day

Watch the video of our panel about post-plastic ma...

Designers disagreed about whether we can live without plastic at the inaugural Dezeen Day conference, with architect Arthur Mamou-Mani saying "we still need" the material and designer Nienke Hoogvliet arguing that "we shouldn\'t produce any...
Into the Wild House is Clad in Weathered Wood with Accent on the Black Steel Windows Frame

Into the Wild House is Clad in Weathered Wood with...

Into the Wild is an über-modern residential project on 2.3 acres of undeveloped land in the heart of Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada. The house was designed by Acre Architects in close collaboration with the homeowners - Judith Mackin and Robert...
Annica and Marie Eklund transform Swedish flooring company into global design brand

Annica and Marie Eklund transform Swedish flooring...

In the first movie in our Bolon at Heart video series, Annica and Marie Eklund explain how they transformed their grandfather\'s rug company into a glamorous design brand. Led by sisters Annica and Marie Eklund since 2003, Bolon is famous for...
University College Dublin?s Future Campus International Design Competition

University College Dublin?s Future Campus Internat...

UCD International Design Competition, Dublin Building Contest, News, Images University College Dublin?s Future Campus International Design Competition International Building Contest – Launch by UCA / Malcolm Reading Consultants (MRC) 24 Feb...
MIT?s new 3D printing technique can produce furniture in minutes

MIT?s new 3D printing technique can produce furnit...

?Rapid liquid printing? could let you customize your office chair The material mavens over at MIT have teamed up with the office furniture company Steelcase to pioneer an innovative 3D printing technique called ?Rapid Liquid Printing.?...
Award-winning concrete home in Maine asks $2M

Award-winning concrete home in Maine asks $2M

The 1997 home was designed by Mack Scogin and Merrill Elam Architects Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day" Get thee to the tipline and send us your suggestions. We\'d love to see...
Smart Makeover of 1930?s Austrian Home and a Magical Backyard Escape

Smart Makeover of 1930?s Austrian Home and a Magic...

A sense of timelessness coupled with natural beauty and ample privacy, the Enchanted Shed is the perfect retreat that is just a few steps away from a traditional and beautiful Austrian home. Part of a sensible and inventive renovation project dubbed...
Site Analysis Diagrams and All Should be Considered Before the Start of Construction

Site Analysis Diagrams and All Should be Considere...

Site analysis are very important part of the process of building a building. The deep analysis of the construction site where the sun path is followed, wind force analysed and so, are the basics of construction. Every segment of the building later...
World Architecture Festival hits Berlin, focuses on global housing

World Architecture Festival hits Berlin, focuses o...

Firms large and small alike showcased their work in the realm of global shelter In today?s unstable environmental, social, and political climate, can architects play a role in creating a more equal society" Organizers of the World...
Miami?s Indulgent Best: 6 Breathtaking Condos Unveil a World Of Luxury

Miami?s Indulgent Best: 6 Breathtaking Condos Unve...

Few cities in the world combine the aura of unabashed luxury, an access to top-notch beaches, an almost never-ending nightlife, glitz, glamour and fusion of varied cultures like Miami. Life in this dazzling city seems as much about rest, recreation...
c.f. mřller’s urban development plan in oslo will become a global model for sustainability

c.f. mřller’s urban development plan in oslo...

the terraces are used for roof gardens and to provide good indoor contact with the city, at large openings that also reveal the vertical city of the urban landscape. The post c.f. mřller’s urban development plan in oslo will become a global model...
Modern Islamic Interior Design

Modern Islamic Interior Design

As Leonordo da vinci said: ?Art is never finished, only abandoned.? I started a project last week in which the client asked me for a modern but at the same time Islamic design. He wanted it to be suitable for a special event taking...
Baca completes amphibious house on the River Thames

Baca completes amphibious house on the River Thame...

This video shows the UK\'s "first amphibious house" by Baca Architects, which is located on the banks of the River Thames in Marlow, Buckinghamshire and has just been completed. Baca Architect\'s Richard Coutts and Robert Barker designed...
New Alain Ducasse Brasserie in Paris

New Alain Ducasse Brasserie in Paris

French chef Alain Ducasse, 19 Michelin stars, inaugurated in April, a his new brasserie, Champeaux located under La Canopée des Halles. A contemporary design that keep the charm of the Parisian brasseries. A unique opened room to have a great space....
Benjamin Hubert aims to "disrupt" the tech market with new brand Nolii

Benjamin Hubert aims to "disrupt" the te...

British designer Benjamin Hubert has teamed up with entrepreneur Asad Hamir to launch a new electronic accessories brand, which they hope will rid us of "chaotic cords and broken cables". Hubert and Hamir debuted the Nolii brand this morning at...
Connected industrial robots are dangerous but full of potential says Clemens Weisshaar

Connected industrial robots are dangerous but full...

German designer Clemens Weisshaar discusses how networking industrial machinery could transform manufacturing in this talk Dezeen filmed for lighting company EWO. Networking industrial machinery could transform manufacturing says German designer...
Fashion brand Milly's logo freezes up in new campaign by Sagmeister & Walsh

Fashion brand Milly's logo freezes up in new campa...

This video shows the logo for fashion brand Milly freezing. It was produced as part of a new branding campaign by New York design studio Sagmeister & Walsh. Read more on Dezeen: http://www.dezeen.com/"p=958383 Subscribe to our YouTube channel...
Roof Types as Very Important Dilemma when Building a House

Roof Types as Very Important Dilemma when Building...

Roof is actually more important than people understand. It is more than just protector of the interior and the tenants pf the outside weather conditions. It gives the basic look of the house architecture and allows more space in some points. The...
Free Sustainable Architecture and Design Books Links

Free Sustainable Architecture and Design Books Lin...

Free links offering many important info’s about the architecture and its connection with the nature. Sustainability as a new design trend and a lifestyle might be offering the final chance to avoid an inevitable catastrophe on the Earth....
Hotel B&B by Fabrizia Frezza Architecture & Interiors

Hotel B&B by Fabrizia Frezza Architecture �...

Designed in 2013 by Fabrizia Frezza Architecture & Interiors, this amazing b&b hotel is located in Pienza, Italy. Photography courtesy of Fabrizia Frezza Architecture & Interiors Visit Fabrizia Frezza Architecture &...
Quantum Stealth "invisibility cloak" can conceal people and entire buildings

Quantum Stealth "invisibility cloak" can...

Canadian camouflage company Hyperstealth Biotechnology has patented the technology behind a material that bends light to make people and objects near invisible to the naked eye. The material, called Quantum Stealth, is currently still in the...
Wine tasting room goes sleek and minimalist in Oregon

Wine tasting room goes sleek and minimalist in Ore...

It?s found at L?Angolo Estate in Newberg This sleek tasting room at L?Angolo Estate, a family-operated winery in Newberg, Oregon, takes advantage of its lush vineyard landscape by way of its architecture. Designed by Portland-based Lever...
Animation shows stadium made from steel shipping container for the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar

Animation shows stadium made from steel shipping c...

Work is already underway on the Ras Abu Aboud stadium in Doha, designed by Fenwick Iribarren Architects for the controversial 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar. Made from modified steel shipping containers arranged in an "elegant curved square", the...
Jean Nouvel designs plant-covered hotel for historic district of Săo Paulo

Jean Nouvel designs plant-covered hotel for histor...

Ateliers Jean Nouvel has released new renderings for its plant-covered luxury hotel adjoining a former maternity hospital in Săo Paulo, which will feature interiors by Philippe Starck. Nouvel\'s Paris-based firm teamed up with developer...
The Contemporary Renovation Of A 100 Year-Old Home In Australia

The Contemporary Renovation Of A 100 Year-Old Home...

Photography by Dion Robeson   Janik Dalecki of Australian architecture firm Dalecki Design, has recently completed the renovation of a 100 year-old heritage listed home that included updating the facade as well as adding a modern extension....
Anthropometry and the Basic Information’s about Environment

Anthropometry and the Basic Information’s ab...

Definition for anthropometry is explaining that the word comes from the Greek anthropos (human) and metric (measure).It is the discipline that describes the quantitative differences of human body measurements and studies about the dimensions given...
Mobile phones and other industrial products have "the number one impact" on climate change

Mobile phones and other industrial products have &...

The products that designers help create are the biggest contributors to climate change, according to research presented at our Good Design for a Bad World talks at Dutch Design Week last month. The claim came from designer Babette Porcelijn, who...
Timeless Allure: 30 Cozy and Creative Rustic Sunrooms

Timeless Allure: 30 Cozy and Creative Rustic Sunro...

The exit of summer is eminent and while fall brings with it a wide array of energizing new hues and a lineup of festivities that we adore, some of us still miss the warmth of summer months. No matter where you live, a sunroom can partly compensate...
Kasita unveils prefabricated tiny house fitted with smart-home technology

Kasita unveils prefabricated tiny house fitted wit...

This video shows the concept for Austin-based startup Kasita. The micro-homes the company proposes can be moved depending on their owner\'s needs. Read more on dezeen: http://www.dezeen.com/"p=954665 Subscribe to our YouTube channel for the...
Home extension ideas: 10 looks to inspire your renovation

Home extension ideas: 10 looks to inspire your ren...

Ideas courtesy of Victorian terrace houses in London English terraced houses, defined as side properties that connect to each other in a row, were first constructed in the 17th century, then gained even more popularity in the 19th century...
3D scanning will be used to create unique fitted clothing

3D scanning will be used to create unique fitted c...

Industrial designer Leonie Tenthof van Noorden, who uses 3D scanning to produce bespoke dresses, claims the technique will soon be commonplace in fashion stores. "In the future you will go into a store where you get a 3D body scan and start...
Technique for Calculating the Amount of Bricks

Technique for Calculating the Amount of Bricks

Technique are very important because with the tricks and the knowledge you will same money and time. The most used materials for building objects are the bricks. For that purpose, you can learn a simple calculation that will give you the final...
At Six was designed to be Scandinavia's best luxury hotel, says Universal Design Studio

At Six was designed to be Scandinavia's best luxur...

Universal Design Studio\'s Hannah Carter Owers explains how her team transformed a brutalist bank headquarters into an art-filled hotel, in this movie filmed ahead of the AHEAD Europe hospitality awards. At Six opened earlier this year on...
20 Types of Windows to Match Every Home Design and Style

20 Types of Windows to Match Every Home Design and...

A window is not just a space to allow air and light into the room. It also represents the whole design of a house from those who look it from the outside. For this reason, choosing a particular window style or design is an important work that you...
Gravity Retaining Walls from Concrete

Gravity Retaining Walls from Concrete

Gravity retaining walls actually are concrete crib walls which are made form interlocking elements. These walls are with free draining materials which help with the elimination of the dangers of hydrostatic pressure from behind the wall....
Moveable wooden screens are set into concrete facades of Mokyeonri Wood Culture Museum

Moveable wooden screens are set into concrete faca...

This museum in Incheon, South Korea, is dedicated to teaching visitors about wood and features moving timber screens that create effects similar to dappled sunlight filtering through trees. Seoul architecture studio Soft Architecture Lab designed...
Old Brick Warehouse in Melbourne Finds New Life as a Bright Modern Loft

Old Brick Warehouse in Melbourne Finds New Life as...

Adaptive reuse of old structures is not only a budget-friendly way to find a new home with unique flavor, but is also planet-friendly and saves on precious resources. The one-of-a-kind Fitzroy Loft in Melbourne, Australia personifies this smart and...
New paper model kit lets you toy with Constructivism

New paper model kit lets you toy with Constructivi...

No glue or scissors required Known for their marvelous Brutalist London paper model kit, the designers at Zupagrafika are at it again. Their latest creation is an homage to Constructivism?the socially-oriented artistic and architectural...
Glass-Made Walls by Gabion

Glass-Made Walls by Gabion

Glass-made walls are something that always gives more character and more class to the space. So, if you have a garden, but you need a little bit more privacy, you can install such wall. Generally, the wall is made from pebbles or stones, but, they...
MIT Media Lab's Kino "living jewellery" roams across the body,

MIT Media Lab's Kino "living jewellery" ...

Developed by a team of researchers from MIT Media Lab, Stanford University and Royal College of Art, these miniature robots can crawl over clothing to personalise the garments, adapt them for different climates, and perform other helpful tasks. Read...
Bright yellow shoe sprouts flowers in new video for fashion brand Milly by Sagmeister & Walsh

Bright yellow shoe sprouts flowers in new video fo...

This video shows a bright yellow high-heeled shoe sprouting flowers as the camera pans around it. The clip was produced by New York studio Sagmeister & Walsh as part of a new campaign for fashion brand Milly. Read more on Dezeen:...
Latest STEM learning kits for kids combine technology and play dough

Latest STEM learning kits for kids combine technol...

Kids can mould working musical instruments and robots using Technology Will Save Us\' new interactive learning kits based on conductive dough. Launched in 2012 by Bethany Koby and Daniel Hirschmann, Tech Will Save Us targets the STEAM learning...
Vertical Goodness: 10 DIY Living Walls Kits for Green Living

Vertical Goodness: 10 DIY Living Walls Kits for Gr...

Going green is definitely a hot trend in the decorating world and homeowners are increasingly embracing both design and décor that is sustainable and eco-friendly. Of course, in the urban jungle creating an oasis of green is a much more challenging...
Toyota announces e-Palette vehicle as its future of mobility at CES 2018

Toyota announces e-Palette vehicle as its future o...

This video shows Toyota\'s e-Palette prototype, which made its debut at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas yesterday, and presented by Toyota president Akio Toyoda. Car company Toyota has unveiled an autonomous, fully electric...
Superb Home Design Projects Made in 3D Computer Software

Superb Home Design Projects Made in 3D Computer So...

Superb home design means well planned project and excellent “read” by the construction workers and engineers. When people are trying to find their perfect shelter making their dream home by their needs and finance, they do a research. Actually,...
Lilian van Daal's 3D-printed Biomimicry chair shows off a new way to create soft seating

Lilian van Daal's 3D-printed Biomimicry chair show...

Dutch designer Lilian van Daal claims 3D-printing can replace traditional upholstery techniques to produce spongy-surfaced furniture in this movie filmed in Eindhoven. Van Daal is investigating alternative production methods for upholstered...
This Rooftop Deck Has Custom Designed Wood Benches Surrounded By Greenery

This Rooftop Deck Has Custom Designed Wood Benches...

  Jeremy Jih of J.Roc Design recently completed Wood Flow, a sculpted, modular roof deck that’s 600 square feet in size and surrounded by greenery.   A pergola made from Sapele wood slats sits above a living green wall and provides a...
Remodeling 101: Concrete Countertops

Remodeling 101: Concrete Countertops

From rough hewn to refined, concrete countertops have moved beyond the drab slabs of the past. Advancements have catapulted concrete into the world of architectural-grade products, alongside popular stone and wood options. A serious contender for...
A Black House in Kent Inspired by Local Historic and Modern Buildings

A Black House in Kent Inspired by Local Historic a...

Located in Kent, the Black House is a new project completed by Winchester-based AR Design Studio, with inspiration leaning towards both historic and modern buildings in the area. After visiting architectural sites in Kent, the design plan came...
These 3D Printed Jewelry Designs Are Inspired By Architecture And Geometric Shapes

These 3D Printed Jewelry Designs Are Inspired By A...

  Megan Grace of Grace & Robot, blends the delicate art of jewelry making with digital technology to create modern jewelry pieces. 3D printing allows Megan to challenge traditional manufacturing techniques by creating jewelry that is unique...
First Vertical Forest in Asia

First Vertical Forest in Asia

The architect Stefano Boeri Stefano Boeri designed the first vertical forests in Nanjing, China. These vertical forest are going to produce 132 pounds of oxygen every day with 1,000 trees and 2,500 shrubs from 23 different species. Towers will...
Impressive Architectural Structure by Studio Gang Architects

Impressive Architectural Structure by Studio Gang ...

Since the beginning of July, the visitors of the National Building Museum of Chicago can admire this impressive structure in the Great Hall of the museum. The monumental construction name “Hive” is the work of the architects of Studio Gang...
Amy Congdon?s couture fashion integrates textile design and tissue engineering

Amy Congdon?s couture fashion integrates textile d...

designer and researcher Amy Congdon explains how tissue engineering could be used to grow new biological textiles for the fashion industry. "I\'m looking at how we might make materials such as leather in a new way," she explains in the movie....
BIG will design massive Mars simulation city in the United Arab Emirates

BIG will design massive Mars simulation city in th...

Could there be life on Mars" Bjarke Ingels, the Danish wunderkind architect behind ambitious projects like Via 57 West in Manhattan and designs for Hyperloop One, continues to innovate with an eye toward the future. His next project,...
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