Design archive for 2014-09-05

Lisbon police headquarters given monochrome geometric facades by Saraiva + Associados

(4 years ago)
An irregular formation of geometric volumes and voids were designed by architecture firm Saraiva + Associados to break down the scale of this police headquarters building in Lisbon (+ slideshow). (more...)

This week on Dezeen

(4 years ago)
Zaha Hadid's latest skyscraper project (pictured), Apple's leaked iPhone 6 design and Ikea's "book book" spoof dominated the news this week. Read on for more architecture and design highlights from the past seven days, plus our Dezeen Music Project track of the week. (more...)

Sneak a Peek at DesignPOP by Lisa Roberts

(4 years ago)
Lisa Robert's new book, DesignPOP, features game-changing design from methods to materials to technology.

David Taylor turns discarded slag into decorative candlesticks

(4 years ago)
Stockholm designer David Taylor has combined brushed aluminium and polished brass with waste material found on the site of a former iron foundry to create a series of candle holders. (more...)

New magazines: "A lasting record of the world of design at a point in time"

(4 years ago)
While blogs and online magazines have come to dominate coverage of design news, the internet has also made it more feasible for anyone to launch a print magazine and created a demand for a more considered approach says Katie Tregidden, co-founder of Fiera magazine (+ slideshow + interview). (more...)

Job of the week: senior designers at Philippe Starck

(4 years ago)
This week's job of the week on Dezeen Jobs is for senior designers at Philippe Starck, who unveiled four electric bicycles at the Eurobike event in Germany, including a bike with a furry coat (pictured). Visit the ad for full details or browse other architecture and design opportunities on Dezeen Jobs.

Fou de Feu Modern Ceramics

(4 years ago)
Modern ceramics combine with marble and wood create a serene tablescape with clean lines and simple shapes.

Zaha Hadid reveals trio of skyscrapers for Brisbane's riverfront

(4 years ago)
News: Zaha Hadid Architects has designed three residential towers to sit on a riverfront site in Brisbane, Australia, as part of a AUS$420 million development (+ slideshow). (more...)

Jeremy Maxwell Wintrebert to create mouth-blown glass installation at the V&A

(4 years ago)
London Design Festival 2014: in this movie produced by Dezeen for Perrier-Jouët, glass artist Jeremy Maxwell Wintrebert shows us the factory where the glass is being made for his upcoming installation at the V&A. (more...)

Droog’s New Wallpaper Inspired by Classic Works of Art

(4 years ago)
A bold and unique wallpaper collection inspired by classic works of art done by the masters.

Norm Architects creates "village" of white cubes inside &tradition showroom

(4 years ago)
Norm Architects has built a village of minimalist "houses" in a former warehouse on Copenhagen's Paper Island to create a showroom for Danish design brand &tradition. (more...)

Another Country launches lighting collection with designs by Dana Cannam

(4 years ago)
Maison&Objet 2014: British design brand Another Country has collaborated with Canadian designer Dana Cannam on a lighting range that will be unveiled today at Paris trade fair Maison & Objet. (more...)

"It was Ron Arad's first experience of industrial design"

(4 years ago)
London Design Festival 2014: Patrizia Moroso, the creative director of Italian design brand Moroso, spoke to Dezeen about her relationship with London and designers including Ron Arad, Ross Lovegrove and Tord Boontje, in this interview conducted to coincide with the Moroso loves London exhibition (+ slideshow). (more...)

Concrete house by Nickisch Sano Walder Architects built from remnants of a log cabin

(4 years ago)
Nickisch Sano Walder Architects has deconstructed an Alpine log cabin to create the framework for a stark concrete hideaway with the same footprint and form as its predecessor (+ slideshow). (more...)

Bril’s Coniferous Clock is filled with leaves that take a year to die

(4 years ago)
Japanese design collective Bril has filled a circular cedar frame with leaves that gradually fade from green to brown over the course of a year to create an annual clock without using hands or numbers (+ slideshow). (more...)

Vase of Vases by Maxim Velcovsky

(4 years ago)
A collection of vases in a single vase, Maxim Velcovsky's Vase of Vases is cast from several iconic vases from the past.


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