Design archive for 2014-06-13

Möhn + Bouman Architects uses wooden fencing to update care centre facade

(3 years ago)
Dutch studio Möhn + Bouman Architects has given a facelift to an institutional-looking care centre near Rotterdam by covering the facade in fencing made from chestnut wood(+ slideshow). (more...)

This week on Dezeen

(3 years ago)
This week Zaha Hadid completed a concrete building for the American University of Beirut. Read on for more architecture and design highlights from the past seven days plus our Dezeen Music Project track of the week. (more...)

Tiny 100-Square-Foot Apartment Virtually Transforms Throughout Day

(3 years ago)
Through digital augmentation a tiny windowless 100 sq. ft. micro apartment is virtually transformed into various rooms with multiple views.

Tadao Ando divides Duvetica store with curved concrete wall

(3 years ago)
Japanese architect Tadao Ando has inserted a sweeping concrete wall into the new Milan store of fashion brand Duvetica. (more...)

Rem Koolhaas uses architecture, dance and film to represent the "current condition of Italy"

(3 years ago)
Venice Architecture Biennale 2014: Rem Koolhaas explains the concept behind his Monditalia exhibition, in which dancers and musicians perform amongst the architectural exhibits, in the second part of our video interview filmed in Venice. (more...)

Embrace 2 Collection by Maksim Shniak and HOBBYWOOD

(3 years ago)
An updated collection of the idea of simple, flat-packed lamps made from plywood parts, but in new shapes and colors.

Tesco Revisionist

(3 years ago)
Designed by R Design | Country: United Kingdom “Building on the ever growing trend for craft beers, Tesco have joined forces with Marston’s Brewers to launch their ‘Revisionist’ range exclusively in Tesco stores. The range of bottled beers includes Hefeweizen Wheat Beer, Belgian Saison Beer, California Steam Beer, Dark India Pale Ale, American Hop Rye [...]

Thymes Studio Collection

(3 years ago)
Designed by Cue | Country: United States “We recently designed the Thymes Studio Collection, a new line of bath and body products that appeal to a broad audience of fragrance enthusiasts. Meant to inspire discovery, the Studio collection offers a fresh, contemporary presence while also supporting Thymes’ credentials as artisans of fine fragrance. The Studio Collection [...]

Job of the week: project designer at Clive Wilkinson Architects

(3 years ago)
This week's job of the week on Dezeen Jobs is a position for a project designer at Clive Wilkinson Architects, whose office for a motocross apparel company in California is pictured. Visit the ad for full details or browse other architecture and design opportunities on Dezeen Jobs.

Lamellic Collection by Twofold Concept

(3 years ago)
Two designers join together to create a unique collection of accessories inspired by spring.

Studio Weave adds colourful herringbone decking to London College of Fashion roof garden

(3 years ago)
Studio Weave has designed a new roof terrace for London College of Fashion's gallery space, adding brightly coloured decking and seats. (more...)

Friday Five with Noa Santos of Homepolish

(3 years ago)
Noa Santos, co-founder of Homepolish, shares his daily beverage and creative maintenance essentials in this Friday Five.

Bjarke Ingels unveils spiralling museum for Swiss watchmaker

(3 years ago)
News: Danish firm BIG has been commissioned to expand the headquarters of Swiss watchmaker Audemars Piguet by adding a spiralling museum that coils up from the landscape (+ slideshow). (more...)

Undulating sleeves create "optical effect" in Katherine Roberts-Wood's fashion collection

(3 years ago)
Bright waves of colour ripple through the sleeves of these garments held together with tabs and slots rather than stitching, designed by Royal College of Art graduate Katherine Roberts-Wood. (more...)

Leth & Gori's low-maintenance Brick House features clay and plywood surfaces

(3 years ago)
Copenhagen office Leth & Gori used exposed clay blocks and raw plywood to create a maintenance-free interior for this house in Nyborg, Denmark (+ slideshow). (more...)

Colourful stairwells zigzag up to meet Metro Arkitekter's Skyttlebron railway bridge

(3 years ago)
Stairs glazed in warm shades of red, orange and yellow lead up from the platforms of a train station in Lund, Sweden, to a new pedestrian bridge by Metro Arkitekter (+ slideshow). (more...)

2014 Venice Architecture Exhibition: Grafting Architecture. Catalonia at Venice

(3 years ago)
Catalonia returns to the Eventi Collaterali of the 14th Venice Biennale of Architecture with ‘Arquitectures Empeltades/Grafting Architecture’ curated by Josep Torrents i Alegre together with associated curators Guillem Carabí Bescós and Jordi Ribas Boldú.     “This proposal, chosen by a panel of judges through a public competition held by Institut Ramon Llull (IRL), the […]

‘Manhattan’ lamp by Studio Caula (CA)

(3 years ago)
Named for the place of origin of it’s primary material, the Calacatta Manhattan quarry in Carrara, Italy, Rodrigo Caula’s ‘Manhattan’ is a sculptural lamp that embodies a storied stone.     “It was in Carrara where Michelangelo embarked on a series of life-threatening expeditions to secure the same blocks of precious white Carrara marble stone […]

Meike Langer designs copper clothes stand to nestle into awkward spaces

(3 years ago)
This clothes rack by German designer Meike Langer features a copper arc with a hinged timber frame, allowing it to slot into the corner of a room. (more...)

Argand Lamp by Quentin de Coster

(3 years ago)
Quentin de Coster's Argand is a contemporary table lamp that revisits the "wick-lift" mechanism common in oil lamps from the eighteenth century.


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