Design archive for 2014-07-26

Google's design guidelines spell the end of days for skeumorphism

(6 years ago)
Feature: the visual language of glossy glass, brushed metal and soft fabric that informed the first wave of interface design for smartphones and apps might be dead, but not all designers are convinced about its replacement, reports Alex Wiltshire. (more...)

"Regeneration is simply a sugar-coated euphemism for gentrification"

(6 years ago)
Opinion: Glasgow's Commonwealth Games is the latest major international sports event to be mired in controversy over the relocation of residents to make way for grand urban projects and "regeneration", says Neil Gray. (more...)

Floating fence surrounds house and doll-making atelier by UID Architects

(6 years ago)
A narrow white wall appears to hover around the perimeter and garden of this house and atelier – the third project on Dezeen this week by Japanese office UID Architects (+ slideshow). (more...)