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caesarstone + snarkitecture bring ?altered states? of the kitchen island experience to IDS

caesarstone + snarkitecture bring ?altered states? of the kitchen island experience to IDS

the archetypal \'kitchen island\' is reincarnated as an experimental landscape of smooth surfaces that draw from architecture, topography and the natural world. The post caesarstone + snarkitecture bring ‘altered states’ of the...
Architecture - 2018-01-21 22:00:18
norton museum of art: foster + partners? vision takes shape in florida

norton museum of art: foster + partners? vision takes shape in florida

with a grand opening scheduled for february 2019, designboom visited the site to take a detailed look at the project\'s progress. The post norton museum of art: foster + partners’ vision takes shape in florida appeared first on designboom |...
Architecture - 2018-01-21 22:00:18
wonderglass fuses ethereal visual art with design in cabinet of curiosities at maison & objet

wonderglass fuses ethereal visual art with design in cabinet of curiosities at maison & objet

framed against large backlit photographs captured in the italian dolomites, wonderglass? lighting objects are contrasted with nature and human creations. The post wonderglass fuses ethereal visual art with design in cabinet of curiosities at maison...
Architecture - 2018-01-20 21:58:46


designboom enjoyed national gourmet coffee day at alpha dominche?s ?extraction lab?

designboom enjoyed national gourmet coffee day at alpha dominche?s ?extraction lab?

if willy wonka were a minimalist, he would probably run a similar lab. The post designboom enjoyed national gourmet coffee day at alpha dominche’s ‘extraction lab’ appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Architecture - 2018-01-20 21:58:46
benyuan design and research center builds le corbusier?s ?dom-ino? house at UABB 2017

benyuan design and research center builds le corbusier?s ?dom-ino? house at UABB 2017

a pavilion \'dom-ino\' designed by benyuan design and research center is presented at the 2017 bi-city shenzhen biennale of urbanismarchitecture (UABB). The post benyuan design and research center builds le corbusier’s...
Architecture - 2018-01-20 21:58:46
stanford researcher?s AI death calculator can tell you when you?ll die

stanford researcher?s AI death calculator can tell you when you?ll die

researchers trained a deep neural network using 2 million hospital records which can accurately predict patients\' mortality. The post stanford researcher’s AI death calculator can tell you when you’ll die appeared first on designboom...
Architecture - 2018-01-19 21:54:58
sou fujimoto + laisné roussel design buildings for nice as part of lambert le?nack-led plans

sou fujimoto + laisné roussel design buildings for nice as part of lambert le?nack-led plans

in total, the masterplan includes 800 residential units, a range of retail outlets, offices, and a hotel. The post sou fujimoto + laisné roussel design buildings for nice as part of lambert le?nack-led plans appeared first on designboom |...
Architecture - 2018-01-19 21:53:57
alberto figueroa develops prototypical classroom for a high school campus in ghana

alberto figueroa develops prototypical classroom for a high school campus in ghana

in addition to local workers, the project also benefited from international volunteers who were able to experience sustainable construction systems, such as rammed earth, firsthand. The post alberto figueroa develops prototypical classroom for a...
Architecture - 2018-01-18 21:52:00


kengo kuma-designed V&A dundee nears completion as opening date is announced

kengo kuma-designed V&A dundee nears completion as opening date is announced

the institution will be the only V&A museum in the world outside london and will serve as an international hub for design, discovery, and education. The post kengo kuma-designed V&A dundee nears completion as opening date is announced...
Architecture - 2018-01-18 21:52:49
moriyuki ochiai designs tokyo beauty salon with entwined metal layers

moriyuki ochiai designs tokyo beauty salon with entwined metal layers

by increasing the density of the matrix above the central aisle, moriyuki ochiai lowered the height of the ceiling, broke up the rhythm and created a cozy and inviting space. The post moriyuki ochiai designs tokyo beauty salon with entwined metal...
Architecture - 2018-01-18 21:52:00
BIG + ONE + SHERWOOD reimagine the bay area’s islais creek as a ‘social ecosystem’

BIG + ONE + SHERWOOD reimagine the bay area’s islais creek as a ‘social ecosystem’

the project forms part of the bay area challenge, a collaborative design program that seeks to bring together local residents, public officials, and leading experts. The post BIG + ONE + SHERWOOD reimagine the bay area’s islais creek as a...
Architecture - 2018-01-18 21:52:00
mathieu lehanneur presents fifty enamelled sea spots in ?50 seas? exhibition

mathieu lehanneur presents fifty enamelled sea spots in ?50 seas? exhibition

from the gulf of guinea to the hudson\'s bay, mathieu lehanneur crystallises the global colour scheme of the world\'s liquid environment. The post mathieu lehanneur presents fifty enamelled sea spots in ’50 seas’ exhibition appeared...
Architecture - 2018-01-18 21:52:49
boex?s cardboard honeycomb design reduces packaging time and enhances board protection

boex?s cardboard honeycomb design reduces packaging time and enhances board protection

boex\'s reusable design means customers can also rest at ease knowing their purchase is not contributing to the global plastic pollution. The post boex’s cardboard honeycomb design reduces packaging time and enhances board protection...
Architecture - 2018-01-17 21:54:13


neogenesis + studi0261 articulate ‘jungalow’ home around a planted courtyard

neogenesis + studi0261 articulate ‘jungalow’ home around a planted courtyard

this project in india draws from the client\'s occupation as an agriculturist, with greenery and vegetation found throughout the scheme. The post neogenesis + studi0261 articulate ‘jungalow’ home around a planted courtyard appeared first on...
Architecture - 2018-01-17 21:53:35
LJB designs wooden birdwatching observatory on abandoned airfield in norwegian island

LJB designs wooden birdwatching observatory on abandoned airfield in norwegian island

the wide and open grasslands, surrounded by shallow sea and sweet water ponds, have become the perfect spot for birds to rest and nest, attracting birdwatchers from all over the world. The post LJB designs wooden birdwatching observatory on...
Architecture - 2018-01-17 21:53:35
ercol updates 1950?s originals with on-trend millennial pink

ercol updates 1950?s originals with on-trend millennial pink

honing in on the trend for dynamic, eye-catching color palettes, the half-rose loveseat and butterfly chair feature a striking dip-dye effect. The post ercol updates 1950’s originals with on-trend millennial pink appeared first on designboom...
Architecture - 2018-01-17 21:54:13
enota architects sets slovenian wellness hotel in ‘europe’s most beautiful valley’

enota architects sets slovenian wellness hotel in ‘europe’s most beautiful valley’

the boutique family hotel is found at the heart of a nature park, boasting a tradition spanning over eighty years. The post enota architects sets slovenian wellness hotel in ‘europe’s most beautiful valley’ appeared first on designboom |...
Architecture - 2018-01-17 21:53:35
lahdelma & mahlamäki proposes spiraling siege of leningrad museum for saint petersburg

lahdelma & mahlamäki proposes spiraling siege of leningrad museum for saint petersburg

the north end of the site is raised to block out vehicular noise and maintain a tranquil environment. The post lahdelma & mahlamäki proposes spiraling siege of leningrad museum for saint petersburg appeared first on designboom | architecture &...
Architecture - 2018-01-16 21:54:50
selgascano fills ?second home holland park? with natural light, bright colors, and plants

selgascano fills ?second home holland park? with natural light, bright colors, and plants

the building was previously the studio of fashion photographer john cowan in the 1960s, before richard rogers? architectural practice occupied the building in the 1980s. The post selgascano fills ‘second home holland park’ with natural...
Architecture - 2018-01-16 21:55:29
OOIIO architecture refurbishes abandoned farm building in central spain

OOIIO architecture refurbishes abandoned farm building in central spain

OOIIO\'s chromatic code combination shows the way the structure is actually working and has become the definitive final touch of personality to all the interiors. The post OOIIO architecture refurbishes abandoned farm building in central spain...
Architecture - 2018-01-16 21:54:50
atelier z+?s prefab service station in shanghai explores link between design and scenery

atelier z+?s prefab service station in shanghai explores link between design and scenery

atelier z+ hopes that the \'river viewing service station\' can intensify its own features while serving the citizens in an easily approachable atmosphere so that the design can become a scenery amplifier. The post atelier z+’s prefab...
Architecture - 2018-01-16 21:55:29
prada invites koolhaas, grcic, the bouroullecs + herzog & de meuron to design menswear

prada invites koolhaas, grcic, the bouroullecs + herzog & de meuron to design menswear

the result is four radically different approaches that investigate the poetic, practical, technical, and aesthetic aspects of black nylon. The post prada invites koolhaas, grcic, the bouroullecs + herzog & de meuron to design menswear appeared...
Architecture - 2018-01-15 21:55:21
shigeru ban?s first UK building will be a five-storey residence in central london

shigeru ban?s first UK building will be a five-storey residence in central london

the 21.5 meter-tall scheme is topped a roof garden beneath with an undulating roof, which will be formed from a lightweight timber and steel hybrid grid. The post shigeru ban’s first UK building will be a five-storey residence in central...
Architecture - 2018-01-15 21:55:21
christian taeubert’s studio cottage rediscovers the identity of a beijing suburban village

christian taeubert’s studio cottage rediscovers the identity of a beijing suburban village

the project was driven by the intuition that a moderate gentrification could eventually lead to a modest prosperity for some of the remaining villagers. The post christian taeubert’s studio cottage rediscovers the identity of a beijing suburban...
Architecture - 2018-01-15 21:54:31
LEXUS? ?molten katana? LF-1 draws from the strong silhouette of japanese samurai swords

LEXUS? ?molten katana? LF-1 draws from the strong silhouette of japanese samurai swords

it?s free like water and powered by a hidden fire. The post LEXUS’ ‘molten katana’ LF-1 draws from the strong silhouette of japanese samurai swords appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Architecture - 2018-01-15 21:55:21
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