Design archive for 2014-08-11

Stacked concrete volumes frame entrance to House M by Estudio Aire

(3 years ago)
Argentinian office Estudio Aire rested concrete volumes on top of each other to create a shaded overhang at the entrance to this house for an artist (+ slideshow). (more...)

Snowflake-shaped hotel to float off the coast of Norway

(3 years ago)
News: a Dutch firm specialising in floating structures has unveiled plans for a hotel shaped like a snowflake with a glass roof so that guests can watch the Northern Lights while bobbing off the coast of Tromso in Norway. (more...)

Dunn & Hillam's Dogtrot House centres around an open-air corridor

(3 years ago)
Briefed to design a holiday home that feels like a campsite, Australian studio Dunn & Hillam Architects has completed a residence in New South Wales based on the old "dogtrot houses" of the American deep south (+ slideshow). (more...)

Clive Wilkinson Architects brings "quirky rawness" to Funny or Die offices

(3 years ago)
Los Angeles studio Clive Wilkinson Architects has designed the West Hollywood offices for comedy video production company Funny or Die, which double as a film studio (+ slideshow). (more...)

Dezeen Jobs: latest jobs update

(3 years ago)
See the latest from our recruitment site Dezeen Jobs, including positions with Studio Fuksas, Büro Ole Scheeren and Studio Toogood, who designed a boutique for Dubai fashion brand Mahani (pictured). This is also the last chance to apply for roles with Heatherwick Studio, David Chipperfield Architects, Marcel Wanders and more... (more...)

CoeLux Simulates Tropical, Nordic and Mediterranean Sunlight

(3 years ago)
LED and nano-materials are combined to simulate sunlight realistically for interior architectural spaces where windows are unavailable.

Sputnik Lamps by Julie Lansom

(3 years ago)
Handmade geometric lamps covered in woven thread create quite a spectacle, even when unlit.

Apartment in Amsterdam by MAMM Design features a sunken kitchen

(3 years ago)
Japanese studio MAMM Design has lowered the kitchen of this apartment in Amsterdam to fit a mezzanine under the steep roof of an 85-year-old housing block (+ slideshow). (more...)

Vo Trong Nghia's chequerboard university building gets going in Vietnam

(3 years ago)
News: construction is now underway on a building designed by Vietnamese firm Vo Trong Nghia Architects for a technical university near Hanoi, featuring a chequerboard facade of concrete slabs and tree-filled balconies (+ slideshow). (more...)

Ixion windowless private jet by Technicon Design offers immersive panoramic views

(3 years ago)
International agency Technicon Design has created a concept for a private jet that replaces windows with screens that can display the external environment inside the cabin (+ slideshow). (more...)

Edison Residence student housing by Kanva is clad with engraved concrete panels

(3 years ago)
This Montreal student housing block by Kanva is clad with concrete panels that are engraved with historic pictures of the site (+ slideshow). (more...)

Drilling Lab stacks aluminium tubes to form vessels in Water Pipe Series

(3 years ago)
Taiwan design studio Drilling Lab has created a selection of aluminium vessels that look like they're made from sections of industrial water pipes (+ slideshow). (more...)

Cooking Table by Moritz Putzier

(3 years ago)
Moritz Putzier has distilled the essence of a kitchen in the form of a clever table.


TC:0.0145