Design archive for 2011-08-05

Good ideas glow in the dark by Bruketa&Žinić and Brigada

(8 years ago)
Croatian designers Bruketa&Žinić and architect Brigada have created a book that can only be identified in the dark. Watch the movie on Dezeen Screen » (more…)

House 20 / Jolson Architecture

(8 years ago)
Architects: Jolson Architecture Location: Melbourne, Australia Project Year: 2010 Project Area: 1,250 sqm Photographs: Peter BennettsHouse 20 presents a series of blades cantilevering over a bronze wall; pushing and pulling. A grassy knoll rises out of the earth…

Northern S.T.A.R.S. Safety Village / assemblageSTUDIO

(8 years ago)
Northern S.T.A.R.S. Safety Village, designed by assemblageSTUDIO, is a place where children learn real life strategies for dealing with emergencies while developing a positive attitude towards safety. The Northern S.T.A.R.S. Safety Village will combine traditional classroom education methods with…

Martiini shop by Suunnittelutoimisto Amerikka

(8 years ago)
Leather-bound blades displayed against chunky wooden blocks adorn the walls of a Finnish knife shop in Helsinki by designers Suunnittelutoimisto Amerikka. (more…)

Walls Notebook

(8 years ago)
Start you graffiti work that always wanted to do in real life but you were afraid of not being...

Video: Genre de Vie

(8 years ago)
Genre De Vie, “Way of Life”, by filmakers Sven Prince and Jorrit Spoelstra researches the effects that bicycling, as a popularized form of transport, has had in transforming our cities, and by extension the lifestyles attached to it. This…

St. Petersburg Pier Design Competition Announces Semi-finalists

(8 years ago)
The St. Petersburg Pier, a long-adored and long-outdated West Florida cultural attraction, has unveiled the semi-finalists in its international redesign competition. Of the twenty-three qualified inquiries received, nine were chosen to move forward in the contest. The competition attracted…

Lundia Stål

(8 years ago)
Zugegeben, um die Archivschränke von Lundqvist Inredningar im privaten Raum einzusetzen, bedarf es schon einer Menge Platz. Aber “Lundia Stål” sieht wirklich verdammt gut aus. Mehr Schrank braucht eigentlich kein Mensch, denn auch als Kleiderschrank würde sich dieses System hervorragend eignen. Link > Lundia Stål

Notventures Roundup

(8 years ago)
Vast Canadian national parks, sandy dunes and underwater adventures are all part of this week’s roundup from NotVentures. To find out more about each post, click on its individual image. p.s. I know we seldom back to back round up here ~ but it’s been a rough week or so, so taking a little break in Pittsburgh at the moment, and taking a bit more me time, but will be back to normal in a few days!(Want more visual goodness? See NOTCOT.com + NOTCOT.org)

New EDI Headquarters / tiarstudio + RMA

(8 years ago)
Architects: tiarstudio / Federico Florena, RMA / Roberto Murgia Location: Milan, Italy Client: Effetti Digitali Italiani Structural Engineer: EncoCrema Light Design: Rossi Bianchi Lighting Design Project Year: 2010 Project Area: 950 sqm Photographs: Francesco Jodice  In the Chinatown of Milan,…

Tallinn Architecture Biennale: September 8-11, 2011

(8 years ago)
[ September 8, 2011 to September 11, 2011. ] Tallinn Architecture Biennale is a new international architecture forum that brings together theory and practice as well as young and experienced architects in order to arouse rich discussion upon the issues of architecture, urban planning and landscape. The first…

NYU’s Department of Linguistics / 1100 Architect

(8 years ago)
Architects: 1100 Architect Location: New York, NY, USA Design Team: Juergen Riehm, FAIA, Principal-in-Charge; David Piscuskas, FAIA, LEED AP, Principal; Texer Nam, AIA, LEED AP, Project Manager; Heather Braun, RA, Senior Designer; Amy Thornton, Senior Designer; Peter Heller, LEED…

AD Classics: Museum of Modern Art, Gunma / Arata Isozaki

(8 years ago)
Considered one of Arata Isozaki’s greatest masterpieces, the Museum of Modern Art, Gunma stands as a testimony to Isozaki’s architectural ideology and represents a summary of his achievements. The form is a conceptual statement about the museum as void…

Chicago Cutting-edge Architect Douglas Garofalo Passes Away

(8 years ago)
The architecture community recently lost Chicago architect Douglas Garofalo, FAIA. Founder of Garofalo Architects, he was a University of Notre Dame graduate and a professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago, serving as director (2001-2003) and co-founded the…

Bambi Table

(8 years ago)
The table Bambi can be used at two different levels; as a coffee table or a small dining table. The table is inspired by the anatomy of the knee, wher..

Libyan History Museum Suffers Setbacks / Jafar Tukan Architects

(8 years ago)
The Libyan Museum of History located in Tripoli, Libya proposes a unique twist on the traditional museum typology. Consolidated Consultants/Jafar Tukan Architects has taken an approach that blends the building experience into the existing urban fabric through the integration…


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