Design archive for 2014-08-05

CEBRA's Løgstør sports hall is built like Meccano

(3 years ago)
Danish architecture studio CEBRA has combined standardised corrugated metal roof sheets with translucent plastic panels to construct this sports hall in the town of Løgstør like a Meccano model (+ slideshow). (more...)

Loop: A Simple + Small Wall Hook That Holds Anything

(3 years ago)
Your options are endless when it comes to what and how you hang this simple wall hook.

Bike Lift and Carry by Mukomelov helps to transport bicycles up steps

(3 years ago)
Ukrainian studio Mukomelov has designed a bicycle shoulder strap that unrolls like a queue divider to connect the seat and handlebars for carrying bikes up hills or stairs (+ slideshow). (more...)

The Grovemade Desk Collection

(3 years ago)
A new collection of leather, maple, and black walnut finish desk organization accessories add order, beauty, and ergonomics to the desk.

An East Hampton Home Takes a Modern Approach

(3 years ago)
Mojo Stumer Associates took a modern approach when they decided to remodel this home in East Hampton, New York.

Jakub Szczęsny configures Podkowa House to fit around trees in a Polish forest

(3 years ago)
Warsaw architect Jakub Szczęsny used a mathematical algorithm to help position the branching arms of this wooden house in the Polish garden city of Podkowa Leśna around the existing trees on its forested plot (+ slideshow). (more...)

Ron Arad: "The Rover chair sucked me into the world of design"

(3 years ago)
Dezeen Book of Interviews: in the first extract from our new book, Israeli designer Ron Arad explains how his career began with the chance discovery of a car seat in a scrapyard. (more...)

Giant tables by Featherstone Young Architects form workspaces at Central Saint Martins

(3 years ago)
London studio Featherstone Young Architects has designed a family of different-sized moveable tables as flexible workspaces for the atrium of art institution Central Saint Martins' King's Cross campus (+ slideshow). (more...)

Minimal and Maximal Works by Grant Wiggins

(3 years ago)
Grant Wiggins creates colorful, dynamic art inspired by graphical elements in everyday life.

Nike FC Barcelona

(3 years ago)
Designed by Oxigen_ | Country: Spain “The packaging must transmit the elegance and values of the Club. Its shape makes the costumer experience the box from the first sight. We wanted people to fell in love with the pack, which contains emotions and the sensation of upcoming victories. The main point was to experience the [...]

The Long Houses by Formwerkz Architects stretch down a narrow site

(3 years ago)
Three houses, each just over five-and-a-half metres wide and 40 metres long, have been slotted into a plot in the north of Singapore by local studio Formwerkz Architects (+ slideshow). (more...)

Oikios completes Alpine hotel with "unbuildable facade"

(3 years ago)
Waves of gold-coloured steel create a shell around this hotel in Swiss ski resort Davos by Munich architects Oikios (+ slideshow). (more...)

Balconies, terraces and gardens occupy half of IPE House by P+0 Architecture

(3 years ago)
This home in the Mexican city of Monterrey by P+0 Architecture includes a series of outdoor spaces for entertaining guests and dogs (+ slideshow). (more...)

Architonic Newsletter 07.2014

(3 years ago)
This newsletter is devoted entirely to the element of water. Various urban projects are currently making use of its diverse aesthetic and psychological effects. Water surfaces sometimes serve as a mirror, in which the reflected buildings seem to float; at other times, they act as a link between nature and the built environment, or as […]

Closer Showerhead by Diego Grandi for Zucchetti (IT)

(3 years ago)
Reminiscent of an iconic lamp with a counterweight, Closer is certainly the most eclectic of Zucchetti’s recent creations, an iconic shower head that reinvents the movements associated with showering.     “Movement was an essential concept for me right from the start, to the extent that I always imagined this piece set in the centre […]

Sculptural Architecture

(3 years ago)
'To create a sculpture that catches the light and structure of a building and lets the eye wander,...


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