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"We made consumers think differently about low-energy lighting" says Plumen's Nicolas Roope

"We made consumers think differently about low-energy lighting" says Plumen's Nicolas...

Lighting brand Plumen is to cease production of its award-winning light bulbs, and is looking for a buyer. Co-founder Nicolas Roope spoke to Dezeen about the brand\'s journey. The move comes twelve years after the design-led brand first unveiled...
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:53:36
Call for entries to AHEAD Asia awards 2020

Call for entries to AHEAD Asia awards 2020

Dezeen promotion: architects and designers working across Asia can now submit their hotel projects to the 2020 edition of the AHEAD awards. Recognising striking hospitality projects from across the world, the AHEAD awards looks at projects from...
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:53:36
Discover NYC’s Architecture and Design Scene During Archtober 2019

Discover NYC’s Architecture and Design Scene During Archtober 2019

Get ready, New York. The annual Archtober festival, now in its ninth year, is just around the figurative and architectural corner. Organized by the Center for Architecture, this month-long event celebrates NYC?s architecture and design with 31 days...
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:52:48


SoHo Loft by Studiolav

SoHo Loft by Studiolav

This inspiring loft apartment located in SoHo, New York, has been recently designed by Studiolav. Description As citizens of the world, we live and experience the whole world as our home. We carry our identities and value...
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:21:53
CAN WE GET TO ZERO" 

CAN WE GET TO ZERO" 

BY STEVE AUSTIN, ASLA Landscape architecture can mitigate carbon emissions, but it is also implicated amoung the causes. This week, LAM is joining more than 250 media outlets for Covering Climate Now, flooding the zone, as it were, with climate...
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:52:58
Sam Jacob looks to a future when ocean plastic outnumbers fish

Sam Jacob looks to a future when ocean plastic outnumbers fish

Sam Jacob has reimagined a famous Eames textile for his London Design Festival installation Sea Things, to highlight the threat ocean plastic poses to marine life. The architect has used motion graphics to create a cartoon-style animation, which is...
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:53:36
PriestmanGoode shakes up air travel to eliminate single-use plastic

PriestmanGoode shakes up air travel to eliminate single-use plastic

Industrial design studio PriestmanGoode swaps single-use plastic for ground coffee beans and rice husk in its overhaul of throwaway cabin service goods from meal trays to toiletries. Developed as part of a new exhibition at London\'s Design...
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:53:36
LDF2019 leading trade destinations: the best of designunction, 100% Design, London Design Fair and Focus/19

LDF2019 leading trade destinations: the best of designunction, 100% Design, London Design Fair and F...

A bioknit pavilion, a global journey in collectable design and natural materials promoting circular economy. What to see at London Design Festival, LDF2019 leading trade destinations.The post LDF2019 leading trade destinations: the best of...
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:48:44


Patagonia EcoCamp Sets Sustainability Standards for Ecolodges Around the World

Patagonia EcoCamp Sets Sustainability Standards for Ecolodges Around the World

Anyone who’s visited Patagonia before is likely to appreciate the natural beauty and epic wonder the area has to offer. It?s essentially a protected outdoor playground for climbers, hikers, bikers, and other nature enthusiasts who want to...
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:53:07
Neri Oxman apologises to students over $125,000 donation from Jeffrey Epstein

Neri Oxman apologises to students over $125,000 donation from Jeffrey Epstein

Designer Neri Oxman has apologised to her students at MIT Media Lab for accepting funds from the late convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein. The American-Israeli professor confirmed that her Mediated Matter Group received $125,000 from Epstein...
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:53:36
033: Taking the Architectural Registration Exam

033: Taking the Architectural Registration Exam

Taking the architectural registration exam is a crucial step in the process of becoming an architect. The test is long, difficult, and stressful, but it is an absolute necessity if you want to be an architect. Continue reading 033: Taking the...
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:53:26
Fitzroy Terrace House by Taylor Knights

Fitzroy Terrace House by Taylor Knights

Redesigned and extended in 2018 by Taylor Knights, this beautiful residence is located in Fitzroy, Australia. Description The project is a highly detailed and resolved alteration and addition to a previously run-down...
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:21:53
Industrial shed converted into skinny house and studio in Amsterdam

Industrial shed converted into skinny house and studio in Amsterdam

Parts of an industrial shack in Amsterdam have been incorporated into the 5-metre-wide Huis M&M, a residential conversion by NEXT Architects and architect Claudia Linders. The original steel roof trusses of the shed have been reused to create the...
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:53:36


Ben Ditto creates "dystopian" campaign to launch People by The 1975

Ben Ditto creates "dystopian" campaign to launch People by The 1975

Surveillance culture and climate change are the focus of the campaign for band The 1975\'s latest release, which features augmented reality, neural networks and glitchy graphics. Creative director Ben Ditto worked with a group of designers and...
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:53:36
Strike on Saudi Arabian oil supply demonstrates destructive potential of drones

Strike on Saudi Arabian oil supply demonstrates destructive potential of drones

A reported drone strike has set fire to two oil production facilities in Saudi Arabia, in the latest example of drones being used to cause disruption. On Saturday 14 September an oil production facility in Abqaiq and the Khurais oilfield, both run...
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:53:36
Taipa Island House by Millimeter Interior Design Limited

Taipa Island House by Millimeter Interior Design Limited

This 11,000 square-feet house is located on Taipa Island in the Southern side of Macau. It has recently designed by Millimeter Interior Design Limited. Description The owners live with one elderly and three children....
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:21:53
Adele Weder wins Italian journalism award

Adele Weder wins Italian journalism award

Vancouver-based architecture journalist Adele Weder has won an honourable mention in the 2019 Ceramics of Italy Journalism awards. Her wining article, Sincere Forms of Flattery, appeared in Canadian Architect’s  February 2019 issue. It describes...
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:52:53
Sella Concept creates "grown-up" interiors inside London co-working space Public Hall

Sella Concept creates "grown-up" interiors inside London co-working space Public Hall

London design studio Sella Concept used plush furnishings, grandiose light fixtures and a "sophisticated" colour palette to ditch the stereotypical aesthetic of startups inside this central London co-working space. Public Hall is set within a...
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:53:36
Kathrine Barbro Bendixen uses cow intestines to create sculptural lights

Kathrine Barbro Bendixen uses cow intestines to create sculptural lights

Discarded cow intestines are given a new life in the intricate lighting installations of Danish designer Kathrine Barbro Bendixen. The Studio KBB founder cleans and reinflates the intestines, creating translucent tubes that naturally twist around...
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:53:36
Adding Extra Space at Home: 3 Ways to Take Your Inside Outside

Adding Extra Space at Home: 3 Ways to Take Your Inside Outside

Make a better use of your property outdoor spaces. Read the full article Adding Extra Space at Home: 3 Ways to Take Your Inside Outside on Adorable Home.
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:24:12
Preservation easement will protect architect Eliot Noyes' family home in New Caanan

Preservation easement will protect architect Eliot Noyes' family home in New Caanan

The family of mid-century architect Eliot Noyes, who was a member of the Harvard Five, has agreed to place his Connecticut home into an easement to ensure its longterm survival. The Noyes House II is located in New Canaan, a town well known for...
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:53:36
Five exciting roles on Dezeen Jobs this week including positions at Snøhetta and Terry Farrell's studio

Five exciting roles on Dezeen Jobs this week including positions at Snøhetta and Terry Farrell'...

Dezeen Jobs has a number of promising architecture and design opportunities right now, including positions at architecture firm Snøhetta and British studio Farrells. Proposal coordinator at Snøhetta Snøhetta is seeking a proposal coordinator...
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:53:36
Dara Huang to speak about being an entrepreneur at Dezeen Day

Dara Huang to speak about being an entrepreneur at Dezeen Day

Architect Dara Huang is the latest Dezeen Day speaker to be unveiled. She will talk about building her own brand on our panel about entrepreneurialism. Huang, 36, is the founder of architecture studio Design Haus Liberty, which launched in 2013 and...
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:53:36
$5 million solid gold toilet stolen in "surreal" Blenheim Palace heist

$5 million solid gold toilet stolen in "surreal" Blenheim Palace heist

A solid gold toilet artwork has been stolen from an exhibition at Blenheim Palace, forcing the artist Maurizio Cattelan to deny that the theft was a Banksy-style hoax. The artwork, reportedly worth between $5 million and $6 million, was part of a...
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:53:36
Molo House by Gosplan Architects

Molo House by Gosplan Architects

Located in Brescia, Italy, this inspiring two-floor apartment has been designed in 2018 by Gosplan Architects. Photography by Mattia Aquila Visit Gosplan Architects
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:21:53
East Port Properties Warehouse Awarded Zero Carbon Building ? Design Certification

East Port Properties Warehouse Awarded Zero Carbon Building ? Design Certification

Photo Courtesy of eastportproperties.ca East Port Properties? 355 Wilkinson building? part of the Wilkinson Warehouses in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia ? has achieved the Zero Carbon Building ? Design certification from the Canada Green...
Architecture - 2019-09-16 21:52:53
Keiji Ashizawa Design and Norm Architects pare back Tokyo apartments

Keiji Ashizawa Design and Norm Architects pare back Tokyo apartments

Concrete walls, wooden floors and simplistic furnishings form "transparent" living spaces within this pair of formerly light-starved Tokyo apartments renovated by Norm Architects and Keiji Ashizawa Design. Constructed in the 1980s, the 36-unit...
Architecture - 2019-09-15 21:53:45
Five standout hotel interiors designed by Studio Tack

Five standout hotel interiors designed by Studio Tack

From a mid-century-inspired motel in California to a cosy guest lodge in the Catskills, Dezeen has selected five of the best hotels designed by Brooklyn-based Studio Tack ? each featuring a mix of modern and vintage details. Sound View A...
Architecture - 2019-09-15 21:53:45
Folding timber shutters open Mountain Bar & Restaurant to the air in China

Folding timber shutters open Mountain Bar & Restaurant to the air in China

Mountain Bar and Restaurant in Guizhou Province, China by ZJJZ Atelier has sliding glass doors and a screen of wooden louvres that can be folded back. The restaurant occupies a sloping site next to a bamboo forest. The bar sits at at ground level...
Architecture - 2019-09-15 21:53:45
Paint the town red with our colourful Pinterest boards

Paint the town red with our colourful Pinterest boards

In light of the cool-green shade Dulux has named its colour of the year 2020, we\'re showing our true colours with this week\'s Pinterest boards, featuring candy-coloured pastel interiors, colour-block walls and designs to tickle you millennial...
Architecture - 2019-09-15 21:53:45
POWER PLAY 2050

POWER PLAY 2050

BY MICHAEL DUMIAK A Dutch vision of clean energy in northern water. Does it have a chance" This week, LAM is joining more than 250 media outlets for Covering Climate Now, flooding the zone, as it were, with climate coverage in the run-up to the...
Architecture - 2019-09-15 21:53:07
7 must-see exhibitions at London Design Festival 2019

7 must-see exhibitions at London Design Festival 2019

Explore galaxy-like formation of precious stones, discover micro-architectures for urban birds and insects and more. We have picked 7 must-see exhibitions at London Design Festival 2019.The post 7 must-see exhibitions at London Design Festival 2019...
Architecture - 2019-09-15 21:49:20
New FORM exhibition highlights the alchemy of Aboriginal fibre art in Australia

New FORM exhibition highlights the alchemy of Aboriginal fibre art in Australia

From ghost net sculpture to body amour, new FORM fibre art survey show The Alchemists draws together diverse contemporary weaving practice from Aboriginal artists and art centres from across Australia. Opening at The Goods Shed, Claremont on...
Architecture - 2019-09-15 21:53:02
Lush courtyards surround 1 Hotel West Hollywood in Los Angeles

Lush courtyards surround 1 Hotel West Hollywood in Los Angeles

The Hollywood Hills\' hiking trails informed the verdant gardens and earthen interiors of this hotel along Los Angeles\' Sunset Strip. Called 1 Hotel West Hollywood, the property spans two towers formerly occupied by the Jeremey Hotel. A...
Architecture - 2019-09-15 21:53:45
The S2 House Is One Of The Finest Examples Of Modern Architecture

The S2 House Is One Of The Finest Examples Of Modern Architecture

So few of us are lucky to live in a house that?s Architectural Digest chic. The S2 House is one example of a magazine-worthy abode. The post The S2 House Is One Of The Finest Examples Of Modern Architecture appeared first on Men's Gear.
Architecture - 2019-09-15 21:23:03
Spaces should be better designed for people with disabilities, says Ross Atkin

Spaces should be better designed for people with disabilities, says Ross Atkin

Streets need to be designed to consider people with disabilities, says Emerging Design Medal winner Ross Atkin. Dezeen spoke to him about four of his best tech-led works for people whose environments are "letting them down". London-based engineer...
Architecture - 2019-09-15 21:53:45
8 designers? installations at London Design Festival 2019

8 designers? installations at London Design Festival 2019

From Tom Dixon?s multi sensory explorations to Lara Bohinc lunar showcase and urban interventions by Paul Cocksedge, Camille Walala and more. We have picked 8 designers? installations at LDF2019.The post 8 designers? installations at London Design...
Architecture - 2019-09-14 21:50:05
Weathering steel PedX bridge connects Northeastern University campus with science block

Weathering steel PedX bridge connects Northeastern University campus with science block

Architecture firm Payette has created a pedestrian bridge at Northeastern University in Boston with tall metal walls and slender glazed openings that offer a glimpse of passing trains. Designed by local firm Payette, the Northeastern University...
Architecture - 2019-09-14 21:55:10
This Hamptons House Opens Up To An Expansive Yard With A Swimming Pool

This Hamptons House Opens Up To An Expansive Yard With A Swimming Pool

Photography by Matthew Carbone Architecture firm Studio 1:1 together with development firm Dubrow Group, have completed a new and modern house in East Hampton, New York. The house is set on 3 acres, and has a wood siding exterior that helps the...
Architecture - 2019-09-14 21:55:09
Six designs that protect your digital data

Six designs that protect your digital data

As technology and artificial intelligence become more integrated into our lives and homes designers have invented ways to avoid surveillance and keep data private. Dezeen assistant editor India Block picks out six of the most...
Architecture - 2019-09-14 21:55:10
Project Submission: The Architect?s Newspaper Best Of Design Awards

Project Submission: The Architect?s Newspaper Best Of Design Awards

Photo Courtesy of archpaperawards.com Submissions for the Seventh Annual Best Of Design Awards by The Architect?s Newspaper are approaching its October 4th, 2019 deadline. With 50 categories to choose from, the project-based awards program...
Architecture - 2019-09-14 21:54:31
Kengo Kuma combines bamboo with carbon fibre to create "material for the future"

Kengo Kuma combines bamboo with carbon fibre to create "material for the future"

Bamboo and carbon fibre can be used together to build earthquake-proof architecture, says Japanese architect Kengo Kuma, whose Bamboo Ring is installed at the V&A for London Design Festival. Kuma has combined the two materials to create an...
Architecture - 2019-09-14 21:55:10
NBBJ designs Bark?s Ohio office for both humans and dogs

NBBJ designs Bark?s Ohio office for both humans and dogs

Bunkbed-style seating nooks and an indoor play area are among the features at this Columbus office, which was designed by architecture firm NBBJ for a company that creates dog toys and treats. The Bark office is located in the Ohio city\'s...
Architecture - 2019-09-14 21:55:10
Porto, Portugal: A Rising Star of Modern Architecture

Porto, Portugal: A Rising Star of Modern Architecture

The city of Porto, Portugal is still best known for its brightly-painted traditional architecture, which comes in a rainbow of hues. But in the midst of all that terra-cotta tile and baroque embellishment is a rising wave of modern architecture with...
Architecture - 2019-09-14 21:54:46
Wedding chapel by Wilson Architects will slowly become overgrown with vines

Wedding chapel by Wilson Architects will slowly become overgrown with vines

Creeping plants will eventually overtake the hollow timber walls of this chapel by in Queensland by Wilson Architects, so it looks like a ruin amid a landscape of lavender fields. The non-denominational Kooroomba Chapel was built for the Kooroomba...
Architecture - 2019-09-14 21:55:10
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