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Masquespacio's Wink chair is designed to resemble an eye

Masquespacio's Wink chair is designed to resemble an eye

Valencia studio Masquespacio has created an upholstered chair with a back shaped like an eye and adorned with a tasseled fringe. The Wink chair was developed for Houtique ? a partner brand headed by Masquespacio creative director and co-founder Ana...
Architecture - 2020-01-27 21:57:33
Teresa Berger's multi-sensory crockery rebuilds our connection to food

Teresa Berger's multi-sensory crockery rebuilds our connection to food

Jiggling bowls and musical plates feature in a collection of tableware, designed by Design Academy Eindhoven graduate Teresa Berger to help diners reconsider how their food is produced and consumed. The eight pieces in the range combine a classic...
Architecture - 2020-01-27 21:57:33
John-Paul Philippe hacks neglected Connecticut barn to create his remote home and studio

John-Paul Philippe hacks neglected Connecticut barn to create his remote home and studio

American designer and artist John-Paul Philippe has turned a weathered log cabin in Connecticut into his home and studio featuring striped wooden walls, eclectic ornaments and rustic finishes. Philippe previously lived in New York and purchased...
Architecture - 2020-01-27 21:57:33


Studio Razavi completes "introspective" Apartment XVII in historic Lyon neighbourhood

Studio Razavi completes "introspective" Apartment XVII in historic Lyon neighbourhood

Studio Razavi has abandoned excessive decoration for simple plaster walls and arched niches inside this Lyon apartment, which is meant to channel a sense of calm. Nestled amongst the winding, cobbled streets and Renaissance-era buildings of the...
Architecture - 2020-01-27 21:57:33
Eclectic decor fills Eberly restaurant and tavern in central Austin

Eclectic decor fills Eberly restaurant and tavern in central Austin

Hanging plants, used books and a bar salvaged from New York are among the diverse elements incorporated into an eatery and bar in Texas conceived by architecture studio Clayton & Little and interior designer Mickie Spencer. The Eberly occupies a...
Architecture - 2020-01-27 21:57:33
Five exciting roles on Dezeen Jobs this week include positions at Zaha Hadid Architects and Heatherwick Studio

Five exciting roles on Dezeen Jobs this week include positions at Zaha Hadid Architects and Heatherw...

Dezeen Jobs has a number of promising architecture and design opportunities right now, including positions at Zaha Hadid Architects and Heatherwick Studio. Visualiser at Zaha Hadid Architects Zaha Hadid Architects is looking for a 3D...
Architecture - 2020-01-27 21:57:33
China building 1,000-bed hospital in 10 days to treat coronavirus

China building 1,000-bed hospital in 10 days to treat coronavirus

The government of China is rapidly building a 1,000-bed hospital in Wuhan as part of its efforts to contain and treat patients suspected of contracting coronavirus. Named Wuhan Huoshenshan Hospital, the 25,000-square-metre facility is being built...
Architecture - 2020-01-27 21:57:33
2019 was record-breaking year for supertall skyscrapers

2019 was record-breaking year for supertall skyscrapers

A record 26 towers over 300 metres were completed in 2019 according to the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat, while there was a drop in the number of 200-metre-tall buildings completed. Of the 26 new supertall towers the 530-metre-high...
Architecture - 2020-01-27 21:57:33


Trump unveils divisive logo for new Space Force military branch

Trump unveils divisive logo for new Space Force military branch

The official logo of the US Space Force, revealed by Donald Trump on Twitter, has proven controversial on social media with some calling it a Star Trek knock-off. Created in "consultation with our Great Military Leaders, designers, and others",...
Architecture - 2020-01-27 21:57:33
Mountain house in Poland has glazed cut between gables

Mountain house in Poland has glazed cut between gables

A glazed cut through a barn-style gabled house set into a hill in rural Poland by Kropka Studio has views of its mountain surroundings. Set into a gently sloping site in the Beskid ?laski mountain range, the project is called House in the...
Architecture - 2020-01-27 21:57:33
Layer's Joyn platform is a ride-sharing concept that "alleviates eco-guilt"

Layer's Joyn platform is a ride-sharing concept that "alleviates eco-guilt"

Layer has developed a concept for an autonomous ride-sharing service based on aeroplane cabins, that avoids the guilt of booking single passenger journeys without compromising on privacy. The vehicle consists of two rows of eight modular seats set...
Architecture - 2020-01-27 21:57:33
Atelier Kento Eto designs minimal black house hiding lofty interiors

Atelier Kento Eto designs minimal black house hiding lofty interiors

A house in Japan by Atelier Kento Eto is clad entirely in black corrugated metal with sliding doors that reveal a double-height hall with white walls. Located in the town of Kadogawa in Miyazaki Prefecture, the square house combines living areas...
Architecture - 2020-01-26 21:56:36
Foresso creates timber terrazzo using recycled materials

Foresso creates timber terrazzo using recycled materials

London-based surfaces manufacturer Foresso uses timber offcuts and plaster waste to produce this terrazzo-like sheet material, which retains the character of woodgrain. Foresso was established by designer Conor Taylor as a reaction against the...
Architecture - 2020-01-26 21:56:36


Hangzhou's Nova Pets is a grooming parlour where owners can hang out with their animals

Hangzhou's Nova Pets is a grooming parlour where owners can hang out with their animals

Say Architects has completed a grooming salon for pets in Hangzhou, China, which includes a sunken cafe, playground and a paddling pool where four-legged visitors can dip their paws. Called Nova Pets, the 450 square-metre space provides a grooming...
Architecture - 2020-01-26 21:56:36
Room-sized shower "big enough for two" features inside Montreal apartment McGill 120

Room-sized shower "big enough for two" features inside Montreal apartment McGill 120

Canadian studio La Firme has turned a former industrial space in a Montreal heritage building into a contemporary home. The local design practice stripped-back a property in a 1820s building, located in the Old Montreal area, to create a loft-like...
Architecture - 2020-01-26 21:56:36
Six striking houses in California's Silicon Valley

Six striking houses in California's Silicon Valley

While commonly known as a tech hub, Silicon Valley is home to a number of impressive residential designs. US reporter Bridget Cogley picks out six stand-out homes in the area. About an hour-and-a-half drive south from Downtown San Francisco,...
Architecture - 2020-01-26 21:56:36
Explore the latest bathroom trends on this week's Pinterest board

Explore the latest bathroom trends on this week's Pinterest board

Our updated Pinterest board features bathrooms with bold designs, including a glass-walled shower room and the striking bathrooms of The Siren Hotel in Detroit. Follow Dezeen on Pinterest or visit our updated board to see more. Terrazzo panels made...
Architecture - 2020-01-26 21:56:36
This week sofas and young designers were showcased at Maison&Objet

This week sofas and young designers were showcased at Maison&Objet

This week on Dezeen, the work of up-and-coming French designers, alongside sofas and rugs were on show at the Maison&Objet furniture and accessories fair in Paris. Maison&Objet\'s Rising Talents exhibition highlighted the work of six emerging...
Architecture - 2020-01-25 21:56:04
Samuel Wilkinson designs contemporary take on the director's chair

Samuel Wilkinson designs contemporary take on the director's chair

British designer Samuel Wilkinson has updated the classic director\'s chair, introducing a hidden mechanism that allows the fabric seat to be held in tension without any noticeable support. The London-based designer created the Prop chair for The...
Architecture - 2020-01-25 21:56:04
Roman and Williams creates "romantic" Veronika restaurant inside New York's Fotografiska museum

Roman and Williams creates "romantic" Veronika restaurant inside New York's Fotografi...

Hand-painted murals and crown-like brass chandeliers feature in the Veronika restaurant in New York, which local studio Roman and Williams designed to reference a variety of artistic styles. The 150-seat restaurant, named after the patron saint...
Architecture - 2020-01-25 21:56:04
10 steamy saunas to sweat it out in colder climes

10 steamy saunas to sweat it out in colder climes

Floating saunas, an egg-shaped sauna and a sauna built like a concrete mine shaft are some of the 10 unique saunas to warm up in cold countries. Gothenburg Public Sauna, Sweden, by Raumlabor Local residents worked with Berlin-based studio...
Architecture - 2020-01-25 21:56:04
Semi Semi by COMN Architects comprises two matching homes on a lot in Toronto

Semi Semi by COMN Architects comprises two matching homes on a lot in Toronto

Architects Peter McNeil and Clarissa Nam have built two detached houses on a corner lot in Toronto to live in and use as a rental property. Semi Semi is the first home of McNeil and Nam, the co-founders of COMN Architects, which stands for...
Architecture - 2020-01-25 21:56:04
Watch The World Around architecture conference live from New York

Watch The World Around architecture conference live from New York

Architects including Junya Ishigami, Elizabeth Diller and Shohei Shigematsu are speaking at the inaugural The World Around architecture forum today. Watch the conference live from New York. The second part of the livestream is now live. The first...
Architecture - 2020-01-25 21:56:04
David Adjaye curves pink concrete around Los Angeles store The Webster

David Adjaye curves pink concrete around Los Angeles store The Webster

David Adjaye has used pink-tinted concrete to form a "tough and gentle" store in Los Angeles for fashion retailer The Webster, which marks the British-Ghanian architect\'s first project in California. Adjaye Associates was enlisted to create...
Architecture - 2020-01-25 21:56:04
Charlie Luxton Design restores and extends cotswolds bungalow

Charlie Luxton Design restores and extends cotswolds bungalow

Charlie Luxton Design decided to "refurbish not demolish" a neglected, brick bungalow on the edge of a village in the Cotswolds to create a family home. Designed by Oxfordshire-based Charlie Luxton Design the home, called Lamorna, draws on the...
Architecture - 2020-01-25 21:56:04
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