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new york’s architecture & design film festival kicks off as part of archtober

new york’s architecture & design film festival kicks off as part of archtober

ADFF:NY features movies that celebrate the life and work of some of the world\'s most famous architects and designers, including renzo piano, frank gehry, and dieter rams. The post new york’s architecture & design film festival kicks off as...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:12
?a guardian? film shows how drone technology can save animal lives in africa

?a guardian? film shows how drone technology can save animal lives in africa

the film leads an initiative to supply drones to game reserves and help them win the war against poaching. The post ‘a guardian’ film shows how drone technology can save animal lives in africa appeared first on designboom | architecture...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:44
Ho Chi Minh Tower | AREP

Ho Chi Minh Tower | AREP

The BITEXCO Financial Tower, designed by AREP is an iconic symbol of the development of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam?s economic capital. Housing offices and businesses, the tower asserts its identity through its height and its geometry of taut curves...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:23


Winning projects named at National Urban Design Awards

Winning projects named at National Urban Design Awards

The 12 projects receiving 2018 National Urban Design Awards reflect a range of ideas about reclaiming and enhancing public space while addressing challenges such as urban density, environmental sustainability, and affordability. The winners include...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:13
Christchurch House by Case Ornsby Design

Christchurch House by Case Ornsby Design

Located in Christchurch, New Zealand, this modern wooden house was designed in 2015 by Case Ornsby Design. Description by Case Ornsby Design After the huge earthquakes of 2010/2011 in Christchurch, New Zealand, the devastated...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:23:57
"Hiring an African American woman on your leadership team is a step in the right direction"

"Hiring an African American woman on your leadership team is a step in the right direction"...

Improving the diversity of your architecture firm will help you win more projects, says Gabrielle Bullock. I didn\'t know any black architects growing up. I wasn\'t taught by black architects. In fact, I wasn\'t really taught about black...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:55
Tom Blachford expands Midnight Modern architecture photo series

Tom Blachford expands Midnight Modern architecture photo series

Modernist buildings bathed in moonlight are the subject of Australian photographer Tom Blachford\'s updated image series, which goes on show in New York this week. The fourth and final set of Midnight Modern photos includes 12 large-scale images,...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:55
community hall by LOCALARCHITECTURE responds to switzerland?s undulating topography

community hall by LOCALARCHITECTURE responds to switzerland?s undulating topography

the building is designed to serve the entire village community through a variety of sports activities, shows, and events. The post community hall by LOCALARCHITECTURE responds to switzerland’s undulating topography appeared first on...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:44


Top five roles in visualisation on Dezeen Jobs this week

Top five roles in visualisation on Dezeen Jobs this week

We\'ve selected the top five visualiser roles available on Dezeen Jobs this week, including opportunities with Hayes Davidson and London-based architecture firm WilkinsonEyre. 3D artist at Hayes Davidson Hayes Davidson is seeking a 3D...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:55
Schmidt Hammer Lassen wraps earthquake-resistant Christchurch library in golden screen

Schmidt Hammer Lassen wraps earthquake-resistant Christchurch library in golden screen

Christchurch Central Library has been designed by Schmidt Hammer Lassen as a "symbol of hope, unity, and rebirth" for the city in New Zealand, which was ravaged by an earthquake in 2011.  Partially covered by a golden facade screen the new...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:55
Casa M by Lopez Duplan Arquitectos

Casa M by Lopez Duplan Arquitectos

Located in Mexico, this beautiful private residence surrounded by lush vegetation was designed by Lopez Duplan Arquitectos. Description by Lopez Duplan Arquitectos At the foot of a hill and surrounded by lush vegetation...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:23:57
Joe Doucet designs 3D-printed vessels to "represent dining in the 21st century"

Joe Doucet designs 3D-printed vessels to "represent dining in the 21st century"

New York designer Joe Doucet has created a collection of knobbly 3D-printed homeware for an exhibition at the city\'s Cooper Hewitt museum. The set of greyscale cutlery, cookware, serving and storage capsules was designed by Doucet for the...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:55
3 Britannia Wharf by Paolo Cossu Architects

3 Britannia Wharf by Paolo Cossu Architects

3 Britannia Wharf is a minimalist home located in London, United Kingdom designed by Paolo Cossu Architects. The residence is a compact, split-level, two-bedroom house that is one of four houses converted in 1994 from an original factory warehouse...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:09


koichi takada architects? infinity nears completion in sydney?s green square

koichi takada architects? infinity nears completion in sydney?s green square

as the scaffolding is slowly being removed, the structure is just beginning its unveiling, with an expected completion in early 2019. The post koichi takada architects’ infinity nears completion in sydney’s green square appeared first...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:44
what central park could have looked like, a rejected design brought to life

what central park could have looked like, a rejected design brought to life

olmsted\'s winning plan was selected over 32 other entries. now, a new series of images portrays john j. rink\'s rejected proposal in the new york city of today. The post what central park could have looked like, a rejected design brought to...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:12
MO modern art museum by daniel libeskind opens in lithuania?s medieval capital of vilnius

MO modern art museum by daniel libeskind opens in lithuania?s medieval capital of vilnius

the 3,100-square-meter museum integrates a public plaza, which allows visitors to both experience the project while engaging with its surrounding urban fabric. The post MO modern art museum by daniel libeskind opens in lithuania’s medieval...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:44
Fernanda Canales completes reflective pavilion for Design Week Mexico 2018

Fernanda Canales completes reflective pavilion for Design Week Mexico 2018

Trees, bark chips and visitors are all reflected in mirrors behind the severe black exterior of this pavilion, which Mexican architect Fernanda Canales created for this year\'s Design Week Mexico. Canales\' pavilion is built beside Museo...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:55
Fairyland Guorui | UNStudio

Fairyland Guorui | UNStudio

Designed by UNStudio, The Fairyland Guorui Villa complex is located in the Miyun Economic & Technical Development Zone 1 in Beijing. The site is situated on a plot where two rivers converge, surrounded by natural scenery and mountain views. In order...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:23
Yokouchi Residence by Kidosaki Architects Studio

Yokouchi Residence by Kidosaki Architects Studio

Designed in 2016 by Kidosaki Architects Studio, this 1,938 sq ft bungalow is located in Nagano, Japan. Description by Kidosaki Architects Studio The site surrounded by the leafy woods close to the golf course in...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:23:57
Five geoengineering solutions proposed to fight climate change

Five geoengineering solutions proposed to fight climate change

If humans can\'t reduce greenhouse-gas emissions, can we design our way out of climate-change catastrophe" Last week\'s UN report shone a light on geoengineering, a discipline that proposes large-scale interventions to counteract global...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:55
Zorya grows 18-armed crystal chandelier

Zorya grows 18-armed crystal chandelier

Prague-based jewellery design studio Zorya has grown an 18-armed chandelier from crystals within the Museum of Decorative Arts in Dresden, Germany. Made using controlled mineral crystallisation and based on a Theresian era design, the chandelier is...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:55
aprilli design studio?s autonomous travel suite is a hotel room on wheels

aprilli design studio?s autonomous travel suite is a hotel room on wheels

the autonomous travel suite integrates transportation and hospitality though a driver-less mobile suite offering door-to-door services in between the traveler?s home and destination. The post aprilli design studio’s autonomous travel suite is...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:44
The Street Ratchada | Architectkidd

The Street Ratchada | Architectkidd

With over 10 million inhabitants, Bangkok continues to grow into its urban form. Architectkidd?s approach for The Street Ratchada project attempts to introduce public and urban characteristics into a newly developing neighborhood outside of the...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:23
BIG and Artemide's Gople lamp helps plants grow indoors

BIG and Artemide's Gople lamp helps plants grow indoors

Bjarke Ingels Group has teamed up with Italian lighting brand Artemide to create a colour-changing lamp designed to help plants grow. The pill-shaped blown glass lamp, called Gople, uses Artemide\'s patented RWB lighting system that was...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:55
"Maintenance-free" Urbanized bikes are engineered for city use

"Maintenance-free" Urbanized bikes are engineered for city use

Dezeen promotion: Sofia-based bicycle company Urbanized has launched a range of sturdy bikes, designed for city environments. The Urbanized bicycle, made by the company of the same name, is equipped with features designed to complement an urban...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:55
Garcia Tamjidi Monograph

Garcia Tamjidi Monograph

Garcia Tamjidi?s newest piece of work is not a building or an interior, but a book. This is an architecture firm with a rich history of problem solving through contextual design. Led by principles Michael Garcia and Farid Tamjidi, the firm thrives...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:41
INVERT 2.0 MINI LIVING ? BUILT BY ALL opens

INVERT 2.0 MINI LIVING ? BUILT BY ALL opens

Green magazine is delighted to announce that INVERT 2.0 MINI LIVING ? BUILT BY ALL is officially open to the public. The exhibition ? developed in collaboration with MINI LIVING and with support from the City of Melbourne and RMIT ? is ready to...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:15
A Los Altos Home That Offers Perfect Indoor/Outdoor California Living

A Los Altos Home That Offers Perfect Indoor/Outdoor California Living

Klopf Architecture’s name has become synonymous with the restoration and renovation of iconic Eichler homes, but what you might not know is that they design new builds that are equally as exquisite. Their latest project, the Los Altos New...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:09
banksy says incomplete shredding of ?girl with balloon? was a malfunction

banksy says incomplete shredding of ?girl with balloon? was a malfunction

\'in rehearsals, it worked every time...\' The post banksy says incomplete shredding of ‘girl with balloon’ was a malfunction appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:44
?fucking hell? by jake & dinos chapman at fondazione prada in sanguine baroque show

?fucking hell? by jake & dinos chapman at fondazione prada in sanguine baroque show

in this terrible setting, every figure is decapitating or cannibalizing another, without there being any identifiable victors, victims or other moral categories. The post ‘fucking hell’ by jake & dinos chapman at fondazione prada...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:44
VeloMed plastic mesh helps volunteers transport seven times as many medicine boxes

VeloMed plastic mesh helps volunteers transport seven times as many medicine boxes

Industrial design graduate Gwen Gage\'s has created a plastic mesh that connect medication boxes together to allow easier delivery of malaria medicine in remote sub-Saharan African villages. Gage developed the roll of plastic mesh, called...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:55
Dripping machine creates ceramics that marry technological precision with hand-made characteristics

Dripping machine creates ceramics that marry technological precision with hand-made characteristics

Eindhoven-based Studio Joachim-Morineau has designed a dripping machine that combines technology with human error to create ceramics with individual structures, patterns and textures. Carla Joachim and Jordan Morineau, who make up Studio...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:55
Beyond Residence by SAOTA

Beyond Residence by SAOTA

This spectacular contemporary seafront residence located in Cape Town, South Africa, was recently completed by SAOTA. Description by SAOTA Beyond is a contemporary setting for life and art, where the full comfort of...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:23:57
Impressive Micro-Building by Knowhow Shop

Impressive Micro-Building by Knowhow Shop

Knowhow Shopis a Los Angeles-based design and construction studio, founded in 2010 by Kagan Taylor and Justin Rice, both passionate about crafts, digital, and contemporary architectural design. Their latest project, entitled Lighthouse, is a...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:31
Latest Dezeen Weekly features a Kengo Kuma-designed Starbucks in Taiwan

Latest Dezeen Weekly features a Kengo Kuma-designed Starbucks in Taiwan

The latest edition of our newsletter Dezeen Weekly features a Kengo Kuma-designed Starbucks in Taiwan and a Mexican house with a pool embedded in the hillside. Subscribe to Dezeen Weekly ? The post Latest Dezeen Weekly features a Kengo...
Architecture - 2018-10-18 21:54:55
Beem's inaugural lighting collection features two graphic LED pendants

Beem's inaugural lighting collection features two graphic LED pendants

British designer Samuel Wilkinson has revealed the first two designs from new his lighting brand Beem, featuring curved, straight and spiralling lines. After launching Beem during Milan design week in April, Wilkinson has released the first two LED...
Architecture - 2018-10-17 21:54:23
Álvaro Siza clads International Design Museum of China in red sandstone

Álvaro Siza clads International Design Museum of China in red sandstone

Blocks of red sandstone cover the volumes of a new design museum designed by Álvaro Siza and Carlos Castanheira on the Chinese Academy of Art campus in Hangzhou, eastern China. The 16,000-square-metre museum was commissioned to house the fine art...
Architecture - 2018-10-17 21:54:23
Oasia Hotel Downtown | WOHA

Oasia Hotel Downtown | WOHA

A verdant tower of green in the heart of Singapore?s dense Central Business District (CBD), Oasia Hotel Downtown is a prototype of land use intensification for the urban tropics. Unlike the sleek and sealed skyscrapers that evolved out of the...
Architecture - 2018-10-17 21:51:56
"Humans are clever. They can solve problems. There is hope"

"Humans are clever. They can solve problems. There is hope"

We are entering a new geological era: the anthropocene, in which human activity is a dominant influence on earth\'s geology and environment. At Dutch Design Week, a special edition of our Good Design for a Bad World series will ask if design can...
Architecture - 2018-10-17 21:54:23
Grimshaw Helps Combat Homelessness with Affordable Tiny Homes

Grimshaw Helps Combat Homelessness with Affordable Tiny Homes

Growing up comes with a lot of challenges: jobs, relationships, emotional upheaval, and housing, to name a few. While those first three trials are unavoidable rites of passage that everyone must tackle, the last can at least be mitigated by outside...
Architecture - 2018-10-17 21:51:57
Apartment S by Christian Schwienbacher

Apartment S by Christian Schwienbacher

Designed by Christian Schwienbacher, this modern apartment is situated in Brixen, Italy. Photography by Oliver Jaist Visit Christian Schwienbacher
Architecture - 2018-10-17 21:20:29
"Curious, dark" black furniture dominates Design Week Mexico 2018

"Curious, dark" black furniture dominates Design Week Mexico 2018

Black never goes out of style, but a trend for dark furniture and homeware was particularly evident at this year\'s Design Week Mexico. During the festival, which took place in Mexico City from 10 to 14 October 2018, local studios showcased a...
Architecture - 2018-10-17 21:54:23
Bunjil Place wins Grand Prix Award at Australian Timber Design Awards

Bunjil Place wins Grand Prix Award at Australian Timber Design Awards

Melbourne?s City of Casey?s spectacular new entertainment precinct, Bunjil Place, added the Grand Prix Award at the Australian Timber Design Awards (ATDA) to its impressive list of achievements. The award was presented at the 19th ATDA dinner held...
Architecture - 2018-10-17 21:51:45
This New House Makes Use Of Outdoor Space To Extended The Living Areas

This New House Makes Use Of Outdoor Space To Extended The Living Areas

Photography ©2018 Mariko Reed   Klopf Architecture and Outer space Landscape Architects have recently completed a new house in Los Altos, California. Inspired by the design of mid-century modern homes, the clients wanted a completely new and...
Architecture - 2018-10-17 21:54:21
curved lines of SML?s ?flowing? furniture resemble hand-drawn doodles

curved lines of SML?s ?flowing? furniture resemble hand-drawn doodles

the pink-and-black pieces are inspired by the flow of a waterfall. The post curved lines of SML’s ‘flowing’ furniture resemble hand-drawn doodles appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Architecture - 2018-10-17 21:54:13
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