News most viewed this week

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...
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...
La Voûte Nubienne revives ancient building technique to "transform housing" in Sub-Saharan Africa

La Voûte Nubienne revives ancient building techniq...

In this movie, Thomas Granier explains why his organisation La Voûte Nubienne believes the future of housing in Africa can be transformed by reviving a 3,500-year-old building technique.
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,...
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...
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...
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...
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 
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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,...
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...
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:...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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....
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...
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...
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...
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...
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 &...
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...
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 São 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 São 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...
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...
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...
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...
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....
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...
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...
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...
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:...
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...
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,...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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....
Earthbag House Construction Details and Segments

Earthbag House Construction Details and Segments

Building with the already used materials is not a novelty lately. Making the project that would include people’s waste as a construction material is what would increase the eco awareness and keep the environment more clean. 3D drawings,...
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,...
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...
At Paris's Maison & Objet design fair, new voices take spotlight

At Paris's Maison & Objet design fair, new voices ...

Notable designers Tom Dixon, Ilsa Crawford, and others championed rising stars At this year?s winter edition of Maison & Objet, the biannual design trade fair in Paris, a cadre of six young British designers had the chance to strut their...
Renovation of a 70 sqm Apartment in the Eleventh District of Paris

Renovation of a 70 sqm Apartment in the Eleventh D...

The project is a renovation of a 70 sqm apartment in the eleventh district of Paris. The space features herringbone flooring, and maintains as much of the original structure as possible, including ceiling moldings and wall trims. Continue reading
Students design interactive installations for London market

Students design interactive installations for Lond...

This movie shows an installation that students from the University of Brighton have created for London\'s East Street Market for the London Festival of Architecture 2016. Called Live Projects, the design is the result of an academic...
Traditional Technique Meets Modern Minimalism at Veranda on a Roof

Traditional Technique Meets Modern Minimalism at V...

Great design and architecture come from understanding the world around us, responding to specific needs and allowing local traditions, culture and quirks to seep into a more generic, global style. This is precisely what one comes across at Veranda...
Earthbag Spiral House Raising from the Ground till the Roof

Earthbag Spiral House Raising from the Ground till...

Nagano, Japan has one cheap made house in spiral shape and all made of earth bags. This is another way of making alternative homes all of natural materials and waste in other cases and all by your bare hands. This is such of example making a real...
Matt Lucraft proposes Japanese-influenced modular building system to tackle housing scarcity

Matt Lucraft proposes Japanese-influenced modular ...

The latest movie in our Dezeen x MINI Living series explores Bartlett graduate Matt Lucraft\'s concept for a modular building system that aims to address London\'s housing crisis. Matt Lucraft\'s proposal, titled the Dagenham Breach Housing...
Seattle start-up will launch a small hybrid-electric commuter plane by 2022

Seattle start-up will launch a small hybrid-electr...

A Seattle area-based start-up backed by Boeing and JetBlue Airways has announced plans to fill a gap in the market for low cost regional airline travel with the launch of a hybrid-electric commuter plane. Zunum Aero said is will start selling its...
Bouroullec brothers create the "Swiss watch" of roller blinds for Kvadrat

Bouroullec brothers create the "Swiss watch&q...

French designers Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec have put their spin on the humble roller blind using textiles the duo created for Danish brand Kvadrat. Launched in Berlin yesterday, the Kvadrat Roller Blinds are the Bouroullec brothers\' take on...
Dezeen at IKEA Festival: yoga, live synth shows and a painting robot feature on day five

Dezeen at IKEA Festival: yoga, live synth shows an...

Yoga, a painting robot and Teenage Engineering\'s live synth show all feature in today\'s programme of events and installations taking place at IKEA Festival. IKEA\'s Let\'s Make Room for Life festival is entering its fifth day with a...
Canadian Wood-Frame Construction of a House Characteristics

Canadian Wood-Frame Construction of a House Charac...

The technology that is currently used for the wood-frame construction is developed and improved trough many years besides the extensive research by the National Research Council, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, industry and others....
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