Design archive for 2014-05-10

Kinetic Iris structures would generate wave power along the Beirut shoreline

(6 years ago)
These conceptual three-legged structures have been developed by Najjar & Najjar Architects to allow Beirut's fishing community to reclaim sections of the coastline whilst generating electricity for local residents (+ slideshow). (more...)

David Kohn completes Sotheby's gallery in London's Mayfair

(6 years ago)
David Kohn Architects has transformed the ground floor and basement of a 1970s office building in London into a gallery space for auction house Sotheby's that exposes the existing concrete ceiling beams (+ slideshow). (more...)

Beer Foamer by Norm Architects promises better pints

(6 years ago)
A new invention by Danish studio Norm Architects for Menu is designed to try and make your favourite beer taste even better (+ slideshow). (more...)

Laura Lynn Jansen and Thomas Vailly "grow" stone tableware

(6 years ago)
Dutch designers Laura Lynn Jansen and Thomas Vailly have created a collection of tableware by "growing" stone over a structural skeleton using the same natural process that forms stalagmites and stalactites in caves (+ slideshow). (more...)

Strom Architects designs a countryside house protruding over a wall

(6 years ago)
These stylised renderings depict a house designed by Hampshire-based Strom Architects for the English town of Swanage, with a cantilevered section that shelters a parking space (+ slideshow). (more...)

Claesson Koivisto Rune launches wallpaper collection influenced by Modernism

(6 years ago)
Swedish architecture and design studio Claesson Koivisto Rune has designed a wallpaper collection influenced by the shapes and patterns found in Modern architecture (+ slideshow). (more...)