Design archive for 2014-08-15

Timber frame surrounding Heri & Salli's Office Off transforms the building into a climbing frame

(3 years ago)
A gridded timber frame extends around the exterior of this office for a cladding company by Austrian studio Heri & Salli, providing space to test facades, as well as to hang sun-screens or grow plants (+ slideshow). (more...)

This week on Dezeen

(3 years ago)
This week we published a vibrator that can be worn as a necklace, swimming pools for the River Thames and a fish-inspired skyscraper (main image). Read on for more architecture and design highlights from the past seven days, plus our Dezeen Music Project track of the week. (more...)

Poli Chair by Mika Barr and Producks

(3 years ago)
Another unique product from Mika Barr and Producks featuring their signature printed fabric.

Job of the week: project manager at Foster + Partners

(3 years ago)
This week's job of the week on Dezeen Jobs is for a project manager at Foster + Partners, whose proposed pair of skyscrapers for San Francisco's Transbay area are pictured. Visit the ad for full details or browse other architecture and design opportunities on Dezeen Jobs.

Akihiro Mizuuchi makes Lego bricks from chocolate

(3 years ago)
Japanese designer Akihiro Mizuuchi has created a set of precise Lego moulds that turn melted chocolate into edible bricks (+ slideshow). (more...)

Iconic Furniture on TV – Infographic

(3 years ago)
Our friends at  www.oldrids.co.uk sent us this cool infographic and we thought you would appreciate it!

Karim Rashid by Heys: Supernova Luggage

(3 years ago)
A set of spinner luggage from Heys designed by Karim Rashid one of his signature geometric patterns that looks like confetti.

Nike creates first full-size LED basketball court in Shanghai for training with Kobe Bryant

(3 years ago)
Sports brand Nike has created a full-sized basketball court with motion-tracking and reactive LED visualisation technology built into the floor to help American star Kobe Bryant teach his moves to young players in Shanghai (+ slideshow). (more...)

Friday Five with Mark Gabbertas

(3 years ago)
A Friday Five that checks in with designer Mark Gabbertas who shares people, places, and artistic endeavors.

Pieteke Korte creates optical illusions with leather for Visual Interferences collection

(3 years ago)
Design Academy Eindhoven graduate Pieteke Korte has made a collection of leather samples that use iridescent colours and geometric patterns to create distorted visual effects (+ slideshow). (more...)

Fish-inspired skyscraper by RMJM wins Chinese tower contest

(3 years ago)
News: architecture firm RMJM has won a competition to design a landmark tower for Doumen, China, with plans for a 93-metre-high structure covered in scales (+ slideshow). (more...)

Sisii showroom by Yuko Nagayama & Associates is interspersed with rockeries

(3 years ago)
Holes in a wrought iron platform are filled with planted rockeries at this Kobe showroom by Yuko Nagayama & Associates for Japanese fashion brand Sisii (+ slideshow). (more...)

Slim kitchen island installed at Home 10 by i29

(3 years ago)
Dutch studio i29 has designed a minimal stainless-steel kitchen island for a classical Paris apartment (+ slideshow). (more...)

Wildfowl Cottage extension by 5th Studio is clad with shingles and raised over a flood plain

(3 years ago)
UK architecture firm 5th Studio has added a shingle-clad extension to a house in a listed former inn that is raised above the flood level of the River Cam in Cambridgeshire (+ slideshow). (more...)

Fou de Feu designs droplet-shaped tableware for Rhythm collection

(3 years ago)
Belgian studio Fou de Feu has created a collection of tableware shaped like teardrops from a range of materials (+ slideshow).  (more...)


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