Design archive for 2014-03-02

Williamson Chong's House in Frogs Hollow burrows into the Ontario landscape

(6 years ago)
The lower storey of this house in Ontario by Toronto studio Williamson Chong Architects is wrapped by a concrete wall that burrows into a hillside, while the upper floor is an overhanging box clad with red-stained timber (+ slideshow). (more...)

Special feature: ten amazing airport designs

(6 years ago)
Following SOM’s new airport terminal in Mumbai featuring a vast concrete canopy and Grimshaw’s St Petersburg terminal comprising monumental folded ceilings, here are some of the most amazing examples of airport architecture from the pages of Dezeen (+ slideshow). (more...)

Light glows through the cedar facade of Writer's Shed by Weston Surman & Deane

(6 years ago)
Hidden at the bottom of a London garden, this glowing shed by British studio Weston, Surman & Deane was designed as a writing retreat for an author (+ slideshow). (more...)

New Pinterest board: shingles

(6 years ago)
A multipurpose building with a skin of chestnut shingles covering its facade was popular last week, so we've created a Pinterest board full of architectural projects featuring facades covered in slices of timber. See our new Pinterest board»Follow Dezeen on Pinterest»

Lamp made from model glider materials by Studio Daniel for Odesi

(6 years ago)
Dutch designer Daniel Hulsbergen created this intricate lamp from materials similar to those he used as a child to make model gliders. (more...)