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Flohaler is an easy-to-use inhaler that helps asthmatics receive a better dose

Flohaler is an easy-to-use inhaler that helps asthmatics receive a better dose

Design graduate James Plimmer has created an inhaler for asthmatics that improves posture and technique during use to ensure more medicine reaches the lungs. The concept is intended to improve the pressurised metered dose inhaler (PMDI) by helping...
Architecture - 2019-08-18 21:51:29
Studio Arthur Casas tops sprawling NVD House in Brazil with putting green

Studio Arthur Casas tops sprawling NVD House in Brazil with putting green

The residents of this house in São Paulo, designed by local architecture firm Studio Arthur Casas, can bathe in a cantilevered swimming pool and play golf on the roof. NVD House by Studio Arthur Casas is a three-storey home in the Brazilian...
Architecture - 2019-08-18 21:51:29
Copenhagen's Yaffa restaurant takes cues from bustling French cafes

Copenhagen's Yaffa restaurant takes cues from bustling French cafes

Multi-disciplinary design studio Frama used mismatched wooden chairs and concrete surfaces to create a Middle Eastern version of the humble French bistro inside this Copenhagen restaurant. Set within Copenhagen\'s historic Gråbrødretorv square,...
Architecture - 2019-08-18 21:51:29


Steel exoskeleton covers timber extension to Australian bungalow

Steel exoskeleton covers timber extension to Australian bungalow

Takt Studio has added an extension with a steel exoskeleton and sloping roof to a 1950s brick bungalow in the foothills of the Illawarra mountains in Australia. Called Exoskeleton House, the extension has a timber frame which is encased in a...
Architecture - 2019-08-18 21:51:29
Breathe life into concrete jungles with our flourishing Pinterest boards

Breathe life into concrete jungles with our flourishing Pinterest boards

As glass buildings claim more of the skyline, architects and designers are cultivating ideas for plant-filled cities. Harvest this week\'s Pinterest boards of vertical gardens, facades with crawling greenery and potted interiors. Follow Dezeen on...
Architecture - 2019-08-18 21:51:29
Basic Projects designs The Fat Radish Savannah eatery inside former pharmacy

Basic Projects designs The Fat Radish Savannah eatery inside former pharmacy

Charleston interiors firm Basic Projects has used design touches like rattan and textured green plaster to add "a warm, Southern element" to the Savannah outpost of New York eatery Fat Radish. Basic Projects completed the Fat Radish Savannah...
Architecture - 2019-08-18 21:51:29
Granite boxes form clifftop house overlooking a lake in India

Granite boxes form clifftop house overlooking a lake in India

Stacked boxes clad in stone perch on a rocky outcrop overlooking Durgam Cheruvu Lake in Hyderabad in this house designed by architecture studio Collective Project. Called Lakehouse, the house in southern India has two distinct sides to its granite...
Architecture - 2019-08-17 21:50:27
This week, pictures were revealed of two major soon-to-open projects by Zaha Hadid Architects

This week, pictures were revealed of two major soon-to-open projects by Zaha Hadid Architects

This week on Dezeen, 360-degree images of the interior of Zaha Hadid Architects\' Beijing Daxing International Airport were revealed, and the firm\'s Opus hotel in Dubai was shown nearing completion. Chinese media organisation CGTN unveiled...
Architecture - 2019-08-17 21:50:27


Nikolas Bentel creates The Wiggle Pipe in "absurd" Memphis style

Nikolas Bentel creates The Wiggle Pipe in "absurd" Memphis style

New York designer Nikolas Bentel has created a handmade porcelain pipe for smoking marijuana with an unconventional wiggle form. The Wiggle Pipe features an unconventional snaking shape and three bold bright colours: a blue mouthpiece connects to...
Architecture - 2019-08-17 21:50:27
Five hotels in Ibiza that combine farmhouse living with contemporary design

Five hotels in Ibiza that combine farmhouse living with contemporary design

There\'s more to Ibiza than clubber-oriented resorts ? the Spanish island also hosts a growing number of agroturismo hotels in old farmhouses. Here are five that combine a farm-to-fork ethos with contemporary design. La Granja Ibiza German...
Architecture - 2019-08-17 21:50:27
Maho Nabé cooking pot integrates vacuum technology to keep food hot

Maho Nabé cooking pot integrates vacuum technology to keep food hot

This stainless-steel cooking pot based on a traditional Japanese design uses a double-wall construction to create a vacuum that insulates the contents to retain heat for long periods. The Maho Nabé pot achieves precise heat control and a...
Architecture - 2019-08-17 21:50:27
Rua 141 and Rafael Zalc make efficient use of space within renovated São Paulo apartment

Rua 141 and Rafael Zalc make efficient use of space within renovated São Paulo apartment

Brazilian studios Rua 141 and Zalc Architecture turned an outdoor terrace into a glazed dining room while renovating this São Paulo apartment. Encompassing 70 square metres, the AK Apartment was designed for a 30-year-old woman who loves...
Architecture - 2019-08-17 21:50:27
Five design-focused delis with delectable interiors

Five design-focused delis with delectable interiors

Delicatessens might simply be places to pick up provisions, but architects and designers are increasingly completing them with striking interiors. Dezeen has picked out five of the best. Ranging from a store in London with minimalist concrete...
Architecture - 2019-08-16 21:50:31


Hølte opens Hackney design studio for customising IKEA kitchens

Hølte opens Hackney design studio for customising IKEA kitchens

Hølte, a company that offers bespoke fronts for IKEA kitchens, has unveiled a new design studio and showroom in London\'s Hackney. Studio founders Tom and Fi Ginnett have combined bold colours and geometric forms with simple, well-crafted details...
Architecture - 2019-08-16 21:50:31
Children's scribbles inform terracotta school by Samira Rathod Design Associates

Children's scribbles inform terracotta school by Samira Rathod Design Associates

Samira Rathod Design Associates have completed a terracotta school building in Gujarat, India with lopsided vaulted roofs that take their shape from a child\'s doodles. Called the School of Dancing Arches, the buildings sit surrounded by...
Architecture - 2019-08-16 21:50:31
Stufish models the Chimelong Theatre in China on traditional circus tents

Stufish models the Chimelong Theatre in China on traditional circus tents

An undulating golden facade wraps around the 6,700-seat Chimelong Theatre on Hengqin Island in China, which Stufish has designed to evoke the form of traditional circus tents. Located south of Macau, the giant circus theatre was built by...
Architecture - 2019-08-16 21:50:31
Filtration Skyscrapers in the oceans could "solve environmental and energy problems" around the world

Filtration Skyscrapers in the oceans could "solve environmental and energy problems" aroun...

Architectural designer and visualiser Honglin Li has proposed deploying floating high-rise waste-to-energy plants fuelled by plastic waste to clean up the oceans while generating electricity. The sci-fi proposal, called Filtration Skyscraper,...
Architecture - 2019-08-16 21:50:31
Rodi? Davidson merges two 19th-century art studios to create home in London's Chelsea

Rodi? Davidson merges two 19th-century art studios to create home in London's Chelsea

Rodi? Davidson Architects has transformed a pair of artists\' studios that may once have belonged to JMW Turner into a lofty family home in London filled with eclectic furniture and striking artworks. The property is located in London\'s...
Architecture - 2019-08-16 21:50:31
London bandstand where David Bowie played given listed status

London bandstand where David Bowie played given listed status

An ironwork bandstand in south London where David Bowie organised and performed at a festival 50 years ago has been given Grade II-listed status. The bandstand in Beckenham was the centrepiece of a free 1969 music festival organised by Bowie in the...
Architecture - 2019-08-16 21:50:31
LARQ water bottle self-cleans using UV light

LARQ water bottle self-cleans using UV light

The minimalist LARQ bottle cleans itself using UV light, for people troubled by the hygiene of tricky-to-wash reusable water bottles. The LARQ bottle contains an LED in its lid that transmits UV-C light in the 280-nanometre range ? the same as is...
Architecture - 2019-08-16 21:50:31
SKNYPL designs inflatable rooftop garden for busy Seoul street

SKNYPL designs inflatable rooftop garden for busy Seoul street

New Korean Garden is an "Instagrammable" meeting and events space proposed for a rooftop in Seoul, South Korea, which is made from turquoise, pebble-like inflatables. Designed by Moscow studio SKNYPL, it is envisaged as a contemporary...
Architecture - 2019-08-16 21:50:31
"I don't want to be seen as the guy that just slaps a bit of colour on" says Yinka Ilori

"I don't want to be seen as the guy that just slaps a bit of colour on" says Yinka Il...

Yinka Ilori\'s bold, colourful style can be seen all over London this summer, but the designer tells Dezeen there\'s a lot more to him than bright graphics. London-based Ilori, 32, made a name for himself with his characterful chairs, which he...
Architecture - 2019-08-16 21:50:31
Six multi-tasking Ukrainian studios moving the country's design industry forward

Six multi-tasking Ukrainian studios moving the country's design industry forward

Ukraine is finding its place on the global design stage with multi-disciplinary studios that blur the boundaries between architecture, interiors and furniture. Here are six studios to watch. Yuriy Zimenko Interior and furniture designer Yuriy...
Architecture - 2019-08-16 21:50:31
Rise Design Studio adds Douglas fir-lined reading nooks to London house

Rise Design Studio adds Douglas fir-lined reading nooks to London house

Rise Design Studio has completed an extension for a house in London, cladding the interiors in Douglas fir and creating a reading nooks in windows. Named Douglas House on account of its extensive use of the wood, the only elements of the original...
Architecture - 2019-08-15 21:56:02
Architecture of Emergency summit to address industry's "failure" to tackle climate crisis

Architecture of Emergency summit to address industry's "failure" to tackle climate cr...

Architects will join leading academics and campaigners to consider how the architecture industry should respond to a climate emergency at Architecture Foundation and Barbican\'s upcoming summit. Curated by the Architecture Foundation\'s deputy...
Architecture - 2019-08-15 21:56:02
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