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a concrete skeleton encases IGZ campus in germany, designed by j. mayer h. 

a concrete skeleton encases IGZ campus in germany, designed by j. mayer h. 

for the design of this new office building, a striking concrete exterior is paired with flexible wooden interiors. The post a concrete skeleton encases IGZ campus in germany, designed by j. mayer h.  appeared first on designboom | architecture...
Architecture - 2020-12-02 21:44:57
four-legged valigia travel lamp by ettore sottsass returns with stilnovo

four-legged valigia travel lamp by ettore sottsass returns with stilnovo

it is back to traveling with the fun, versatile lamp design by ettore sottsass which can be picked up and moved single-handedly. The post four-legged valigia travel lamp by ettore sottsass returns with stilnovo appeared first on designboom |...
Architecture - 2020-12-02 21:44:57
kurt hollander captures shimmering architecture in the rainforest city of quibdo, colombia

kurt hollander captures shimmering architecture in the rainforest city of quibdo, colombia

\'in precious metal territory, all that glitters is good, and this goes for buildings, as well.\' The post kurt hollander captures shimmering architecture in the rainforest city of quibdo, colombia appeared first on designboom | architecture &...
Architecture - 2020-12-02 21:45:24


adidas X meissen unite to create hand-painted ZX8000 porcelain art sneaker

adidas X meissen unite to create hand-painted ZX8000 porcelain art sneaker

the pair of sneakers was painstakingly assembled over a six month period. The post adidas X meissen unite to create hand-painted ZX8000 porcelain art sneaker appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Architecture - 2020-12-02 21:44:57
CASE-REAL clads entirety of house in higashi-gotanda with galvanized steel

CASE-REAL clads entirety of house in higashi-gotanda with galvanized steel

the exterior has been finished with steel, giving the building a solid appearance despite its wooden frame. The post CASE-REAL clads entirety of house in higashi-gotanda with galvanized steel appeared first on designboom | architecture & design...
Architecture - 2020-12-02 21:44:57
architecture brio elevates mumbai artist retreat on boulders to protect it from flooding

architecture brio elevates mumbai artist retreat on boulders to protect it from flooding

the project forms part of a larger masterplan that will eventually include multiple outdoor spaces for working, relaxing, and contemplation. The post architecture brio elevates mumbai artist retreat on boulders to protect it from flooding appeared...
Architecture - 2020-12-02 21:45:24
super nintendo world theme park set to open in japan on february 4, 2021

super nintendo world theme park set to open in japan on february 4, 2021

steer into the mushroom kingdom and throw shells as you race to the finish line with mario, luigi, and princess peach. The post super nintendo world theme park set to open in japan on february 4, 2021 appeared first on designboom | architecture...
Architecture - 2020-12-02 21:44:57
powerhouse company?s masterplan for the rotterdam rijnhaven includes buildings by SHoP and mecanoo

powerhouse company?s masterplan for the rotterdam rijnhaven includes buildings by SHoP and mecanoo

designed by mecanoo, the \'maritime center rotterdam\' will be located in the middle of the harbor. The post powerhouse company’s masterplan for the rotterdam rijnhaven includes buildings by SHoP and mecanoo appeared first on designboom |...
Architecture - 2020-12-02 21:44:57


powerhouse company’s masterplan for the rotterdam rijnhaven includes buildings by SHoP and mecanoo

powerhouse company’s masterplan for the rotterdam rijnhaven includes buildings by SHoP and mec...

designed by mecanoo, the \'maritime center rotterdam\' will be located in the middle of the harbor. The post powerhouse company’s masterplan for the rotterdam rijnhaven includes buildings by SHoP and mecanoo appeared first on designboom |...
Architecture - 2020-12-02 21:45:24
laser-cut steel stair railing in nervous system?s new studio recalls plant tissue morphology

laser-cut steel stair railing in nervous system?s new studio recalls plant tissue morphology

beginning at the bottom of the algorithmically-generated staircase, waves of dense cells shift into rings, then spirals, and finally into large scale radial cells. The post laser-cut steel stair railing in nervous system’s new studio recalls...
Architecture - 2020-12-02 21:44:57
moonwalk local clads wine cellar in france with bat shelter wooden facade

moonwalk local clads wine cellar in france with bat shelter wooden facade

11 bat nesting boxes are embedded within the thickness of the cladding, offering darkness & warmth to the mammals. The post moonwalk local clads wine cellar in france with bat shelter wooden facade appeared first on designboom | architecture...
Architecture - 2020-12-02 21:44:57
TOP 10 personal and remote retreats of 2020

TOP 10 personal and remote retreats of 2020

the selected projects offer respite from crowded cities in a year where access to nature has been needed like never before. The post TOP 10 personal and remote retreats of 2020 appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Architecture - 2020-12-02 21:45:24
AGRODOME is a modular and breathable micro-environment for growing crops

AGRODOME is a modular and breathable micro-environment for growing crops

designed by NOS, the domes are stackable, portable, and made from recycled PET.  The post AGRODOME is a modular and breathable micro-environment for growing crops appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Architecture - 2020-12-02 21:44:57


heusch inc. uses steel columns to elevate oak pass residence in beverly hills

heusch inc. uses steel columns to elevate oak pass residence in beverly hills

owned by gerhard heusch, founder of heusch inc., the 3,500 sq. ft home overlooks the benedict canyon. The post heusch inc. uses steel columns to elevate oak pass residence in beverly hills appeared first on designboom | architecture & design...
Architecture - 2020-12-02 21:44:57
bureau de change adds interlocking geometric glass extension to victorian house in london

bureau de change adds interlocking geometric glass extension to victorian house in london

a series of undulating levels and terrazzo surfaces in different hues define the home\'s interior. The post bureau de change adds interlocking geometric glass extension to victorian house in london appeared first on designboom | architecture...
Architecture - 2020-12-01 21:41:45
carlo ratti associati unveils 300ft tall ‘playscraper’ tennis tower concept

carlo ratti associati unveils 300ft tall ‘playscraper’ tennis tower concept

how would you like to play tennis in the sky" The post carlo ratti associati unveils 300ft tall ‘playscraper’ tennis tower concept appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Architecture - 2020-12-01 21:42:07
naturehumaine adds metal-clad extension to victorian house renovation in canada

naturehumaine adds metal-clad extension to victorian house renovation in canada

multiple floor level variations define the home\'s interior, which is conceived as a continuous space. The post naturehumaine adds metal-clad extension to victorian house renovation in canada appeared first on designboom | architecture &...
Architecture - 2020-12-01 21:41:45
vaulted warehouse in lisbon revitalized by antónio costa lima as waterfront offices

vaulted warehouse in lisbon revitalized by antónio costa lima as waterfront offices

antonio costa lima arquitectos applies a raw treatment of the \'cais da rocha\' interior, recalling the original industrial function of the space. The post vaulted warehouse in lisbon revitalized by antónio costa lima as waterfront offices...
Architecture - 2020-12-01 21:41:45
michael malapert adorns ?chouchou? hotel in paris with french pop culture elements

michael malapert adorns ?chouchou? hotel in paris with french pop culture elements

with the premises including a french guinguette bar, an open concert stage, and private whirlpools, the hotel embodies \'a new mecca for bon vivants\'. The post michael malapert adorns ‘chouchou’ hotel in paris with french pop...
Architecture - 2020-12-01 21:41:45
TOP 10 museums and cultural venues of 2020

TOP 10 museums and cultural venues of 2020

as the final month of this unprecedented and unpredictable year begins, we kick off our annual TOP 10 round up of the year?s biggest and best projects. The post TOP 10 museums and cultural venues of 2020 appeared first on designboom | architecture...
Architecture - 2020-12-01 21:42:07
kumamoto castle reconstruction observation path wins GOOD DESIGN good focus award 2020

kumamoto castle reconstruction observation path wins GOOD DESIGN good focus award 2020

NIHON SEKKEI has devised an elevated pedestrian corridor, upon which visitors can witness the site\'s ongoing restoration. The post kumamoto castle reconstruction observation path wins GOOD DESIGN good focus award 2020 appeared first on...
Architecture - 2020-12-01 21:41:45
turn your bike into an all-electric SnowBike with this ENVO kit

turn your bike into an all-electric SnowBike with this ENVO kit

ENVO has unveiled a pedal-assisted, battery-operated bicycle with an electric snow track in the rear and a snowboard which substitutes the front wheel. The post turn your bike into an all-electric SnowBike with this ENVO kit appeared first on...
Architecture - 2020-12-01 21:41:45
tailor WEY applies cool metallic surfaces to futuristic coffee lab in shanghai

tailor WEY applies cool metallic surfaces to futuristic coffee lab in shanghai

stainless steel plate, anodized aluminum panel and corrugated iron board are set against a concrete floor and black ceiling. The post tailor WEY applies cool metallic surfaces to futuristic coffee lab in shanghai appeared first on designboom |...
Architecture - 2020-12-01 21:41:45
?sistine chapel of the ancients? rock art discovered in colombian amazon

?sistine chapel of the ancients? rock art discovered in colombian amazon

a massive collection of paintings dating back to the ice age has been revealed, stretching across a cliff in colombia. The post ‘sistine chapel of the ancients’ rock art discovered in colombian amazon appeared first on designboom |...
Architecture - 2020-12-01 21:41:45
michael malapert adorns ‘chouchou’ hotel in paris with french pop culture elements

michael malapert adorns ‘chouchou’ hotel in paris with french pop culture elements

with the premises including a french guinguette bar, an open concert stage, and private whirlpools, the hotel embodies \'a new mecca for bon vivants\'. The post michael malapert adorns ‘chouchou’ hotel in paris with french pop culture...
Architecture - 2020-12-01 21:42:07
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