Here’s a basic truth about architecture: It is almost impossible to build something as well today as it was yesterday. It becomes more..
In the Sydney suburb of Glebe, an old cowshed was partially preserved and brought back to life by Carterwilliamson Architects to become a..
Columbus, Indiana is known as the “Athens of the Prairie”: a mecca of midcentury modernism in an idyllic, small midwestern town...
The Braille Bricks project, co-founded by the Dorina Nowill Foundation For The Blind, helps blind children learn to read through play...
Designers are jinxed. They are victims of a spell cast on them in the middle of the last century. This curse is the work of three people:..
Santiago Calatrava has won the international competition to design the UAE Pavilion at Dubai World Expo
Following a seven month design..
I’m a Polish graphic designer, illustrator and set designer. Presently, I focus on mixed media graphic art, based mainly on photo..
“Touch and smell me,” the white wall of the elevator lobby at the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum exhorts visitors. On my visit,..
People who live in glass houses need to do their homework. Take it from Bob Greenberg, a media executive, and his wife, Corvova Lee, an..
rocker lange architects links apartment renovation to hong kong’s landscape
(above) living room towards kitchen
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In 1962, experimental designer Ken Isaacs imagined and constructed a ‘knowledge box’, a compressed environment for experiencing..
A Japanese LEGO creator has been frustrating Twitter and Flickr users with his tantalising LEGO-food creations. Going by the name Tary,..
When he was named director of the 15th Venice Architecture Biennale, Chilean architect Alejandro Aravena asked curators to focus on..
“I always liked play as a form of learning; toys are often a prelude to serious ideas,” says Federico Babina about his latest series of..
lamphouse installation projects spatial structures and warm energy after dark
(above) the installation uses wooden sticks to enclose the..
By successfully blending old with new, Danish Designer Mads Jeppe Hansen, has found great inspiration in the art of traditional Japanese..
Packaging made from algae, bowls shaped from sugarcane, chairs crafted from artichokes – these sustainable material explorations by AMAM..
Modernist architecture, it used to be said, was inadequate because the machined materials of modern buildings wouldn’t lend themselves..
A recent trend seems to be making waves in the world of yachting: luxury carmakers designing superyachts. Late last year, Bugatti teamed..
The minimalist white exterior of this home makes a surprise transition to the exotic at the entrance: we are welcomed by a Balinese..
French urban artist Mademoiselle Maurice, has traveled the world adding colorful artistic installations for everyone to enjoy.
William Siesjö sweats it out in Raumlabor’s new project, a “bastu” inspired by the harbour’s industrial past – and a place to discuss its..
Gallery ALL, cofounded in 2013 by architect Qinqyun Ma and designer Yu Wang, is the sum of many parts, perhaps more transnational design..