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The Living creates "probiotic" architectural pavilion that supports living microbes

The Living creates "probiotic" architectural pavilion that supports living microbes

New York studio The Living developed a pavilion for the Venice Architecture Biennale to demonstrate how organic materials with microbial properties could be used in architecture to help create healthier environments for humans. The Living was...
Architecture - 2021-10-23 21:38:24
This week David Adjaye unveiled an upside-down skyscraper

This week David Adjaye unveiled an upside-down skyscraper

This week on Dezeen, Adjaye Associates proposed a supertall skyscraper in New York that has a series of cantilevers to give it a dramatic, inverted appearance. Adjaye Associates, which is led by architect David Adjaye, designed the 1,663-feet-tall...
Architecture - 2021-10-23 21:38:24
Ten homes featuring smart and stylish storage solutions

Ten homes featuring smart and stylish storage solutions

For our latest lookbook, we\'ve collected ten interiors that use clever storage solutions, including custom-made shelving, pegboard walls and hidden bench spaces, to create streamlined, uncluttered interiors. These homes from the Dezeen archive...
Architecture - 2021-10-23 21:38:24


Waste crisis a "design-made mess" says Design Museum show curator

Waste crisis a "design-made mess" says Design Museum show curator

The Waste Age exhibition, which opens today at London\'s Design Museum, explores how design has contributed to the rise of throwaway culture and how the industry can help to create an alternative circular economy that doesn\'t exploit the...
Architecture - 2021-10-23 21:38:24
Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners reveals design for Kentucky distillery

Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners reveals design for Kentucky distillery

Architecture firm Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners has unveiled its design for a distillery drinks brand Horse Soldier Bourbon in Kentucky. The distillery was designed for Horse Soldier Bourbon, an American bourbon brand founded by retired US...
Architecture - 2021-10-23 21:38:24
The Tulip by Foster + Partners features in today's Dezeen Weekly newsletter

The Tulip by Foster + Partners features in today's Dezeen Weekly newsletter

The latest edition of our Dezeen Weekly newsletter features The Tulip tourist attraction designed by Foster + Partners. UK housing secretary Michael Gove is expected to approve the construction of the 300-metre-high Tulip tower, overruling London...
Architecture - 2021-10-22 21:44:00
Forte Forte's Tuscan boutique features subtle nautical details

Forte Forte's Tuscan boutique features subtle nautical details

A hull-style ceiling and terrazzo flooring that resembles sea salt appear inside this store in Tuscany by fashion brand Forte Forte, which has been designed by creative duo Giada Forte and Robert Vattilana. The boutique is rich with decorative...
Architecture - 2021-10-22 21:44:00
Brutalist buildings threatened by right-wing politicians as part of "attack on the welfare state"

Brutalist buildings threatened by right-wing politicians as part of "attack on the welfare stat...

Brutalist buildings around the world are in danger of demolition due to attacks from right-wing politicians, according to architecture historians. Tim Verlaan, an assistant professor at the Amsterdam Centre for Urban History, said that an...
Architecture - 2021-10-22 21:44:00


Marmoleum Linear linoleum flooring by Forbo

Marmoleum Linear linoleum flooring by Forbo

Dezeen Showroom: Forbo has expanded its Marmoleum Linear collection of linoleum flooring, which the brand says is carbon neutral and made with all plant-based materials. Composed of linseed oil, waste wood flour and jute, the Marmoleum Linear...
Architecture - 2021-10-22 21:44:00
Garden added to Fiat's Lingotto building rooftop test track

Garden added to Fiat's Lingotto building rooftop test track

Italian architect Benedetto Camerana and landscape designer Torino Stratosferica have created a rooftop garden called La Pista 500 with over 40,000 plants around an electric vehicle test track on the roof of the Fiat\'s iconic former car...
Architecture - 2021-10-22 21:44:00
Sloped walls form Canyon Drive housing complex by LOHA in Los Angeles

Sloped walls form Canyon Drive housing complex by LOHA in Los Angeles

American firm LOHA has completed a row of sculptural, metal-clad homes in Los Angeles that is meant to explore possibilities for the "small lot subdivision typology". The Canyon Drive project is located near Hollywood, just south of Beachwood...
Architecture - 2021-10-22 21:44:00
Dezeen Awards 2021 media public vote winners include an animated website by Samuel Day

Dezeen Awards 2021 media public vote winners include an animated website by Samuel Day

Dezeen readers have crowned projects by HGEsch Photography and three other studios winners of the Dezeen Awards 2021 public vote in the media categories. Other winners include Mue Studio for its dreamlike render of a pool in an interior patio and...
Architecture - 2021-10-22 21:44:00
Filips Sta?islavskis' Human-Cloud Project turns human breath into clouds

Filips Sta?islavskis' Human-Cloud Project turns human breath into clouds

One of the award-winning projects from this year\'s Design Academy Eindhoven graduation show explores how humans might use geoengineering to develop a more intimate relationship with the climate. With Human-Cloud Project, Filips Sta?islavskis has...
Architecture - 2021-10-22 21:44:00


Type02 storage range by Tylko

Type02 storage range by Tylko

Dezeen Showroom: furniture brand Tylko has added three new contemporary hues to its Type02 range of customisable storage units, which includes bookshelves arranged into staggered patterns. The Type02 storage range includes bookcases, wardrobes,...
Architecture - 2021-10-22 21:44:00
Dezeen Awards 2021 studio public vote winners include all-female Sarit Shani Hay Design Studio

Dezeen Awards 2021 studio public vote winners include all-female Sarit Shani Hay Design Studio

SO-IL, Yakusha Design and four other studios have been chosen by Dezeen readers as winners of this year\'s Dezeen Awards public vote in the studio categories. Other winners include Tel Aviv-based Sarit Shani Hay Design Studio and Yakusha Design,...
Architecture - 2021-10-22 21:44:00
Remi Connolly-Taylor creates her own glass brick-walled London home

Remi Connolly-Taylor creates her own glass brick-walled London home

Designer Remi Connolly-Taylor has designed Maryland House in London, which features a glass brick enclosed staircase, as her own home and studio. Set at the end of a row of terraced houses in east London, the brick house was designed as a home that...
Architecture - 2021-10-22 21:44:00
Bath Spa University spotlights 11 student design projects

Bath Spa University spotlights 11 student design projects

An animation where magical characters travel through valleys collecting treasure and a naturally-dyed kimono project are included in Dezeen\'s latest school show by students at Bath Spa University. Also included is a textile project based on the...
Architecture - 2021-10-22 21:44:00
Bruno Gaudin Architectes creates university library in France with colonnaded "wind tower"

Bruno Gaudin Architectes creates university library in France with colonnaded "wind tower"

French studio Bruno Gaudin Architectes has completed a library clad in thin, grey bricks at the entrance to Paris Nanterre University. Located in the town of Nanterre, west of the French capital, the brick-clad Contemporary International Resource...
Architecture - 2021-10-22 21:44:00
Stone-clad cubes form tequila distillery offices in Jalisco by 1540 Arquitectura

Stone-clad cubes form tequila distillery offices in Jalisco by 1540 Arquitectura

The offices of the Casa Leyros tequila distillery are located in stone buildings arranged around tranquil courtyards by Mexican firm 1540 Arquitectura. Situated in the town of Tequila in Mexico\'s Jalisco province, the small office building was...
Architecture - 2021-10-22 21:44:00
Watch our live talk on how to design more sustainable electronics with Philips TV & Sound

Watch our live talk on how to design more sustainable electronics with Philips TV & Sound

Representatives from Philips TV & Sound, Muirhead and Nirvana discussed how designers and manufacturers of consumer electronics can work more sustainably in this live talk as part of a collaboration between Dezeen and Philips TV & Sound. The talk...
Architecture - 2021-10-22 21:44:00
UK net-zero strategy "totally lacking in ambition" say architects

UK net-zero strategy "totally lacking in ambition" say architects

The UK\'s strategy for achieving net-zero emissions by 2050 "does not go far enough" and ignores embodied carbon according to the RIBA and other industry groups. More funding plus regulations to establish embodied carbon targets are needed,...
Architecture - 2021-10-22 21:44:00
LETI publishes Climate Emergency Retrofit Guide to support net-zero target

LETI publishes Climate Emergency Retrofit Guide to support net-zero target

The London Energy Transformation Initiative has published a report that sets out a blueprint for retrofitting UK homes in order to meet national climate change targets. Launched by the London Energy Transformation Initiative (LETI) with the help of...
Architecture - 2021-10-22 21:44:00
Usonian architecture informs Sereneco restaurant in Greenpoint by Carpenter + Mason

Usonian architecture informs Sereneco restaurant in Greenpoint by Carpenter + Mason

Elevated planting, earthy tones and natural materials are all found inside a restaurant designed by New York studio Carpenter + Mason in Brooklyn\'s Greenpoint neighbourhood. The all-day restaurant serves New American fare in a ground-floor space...
Architecture - 2021-10-22 21:44:00
Holly Jean Buck and Joseph Kunkel to present at The World Around In Focus: Land

Holly Jean Buck and Joseph Kunkel to present at The World Around In Focus: Land

Dezeen has teamed up with The World Around to live-stream its
Architecture - 2021-10-22 21:44:00
Kengo Kuma to add contemporary entrance to gothic cathedral in Angers

Kengo Kuma to add contemporary entrance to gothic cathedral in Angers

Japanese studio Kengo Kuma and Associates has unveiled plans for a contemporary entrance gallery to protect the sculptural doorway at Angers Cathedral, France. The studio\'s addition to the cathedral will consist of a rectangular stone extension...
Architecture - 2021-10-22 21:44:00
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