Design archive for 2014-09-13

Polycarbonate House in Massachusetts features translucent plastic walls and wheeled shutters

(5 years ago)
Translucent polycarbonate panels reveal the frame of this renovated house in Cambridge, Massachusetts, by Italian architects Alessandro Armando and Manfredo di Robilant, which also features giant shutters on wheels (+ slideshow). (more...)

Heal's launches Ambrose collection for space-starved city dwellers

(5 years ago)
British furniture brand Heal's has launched a range of furniture aimed at young home-owners with little space – the same target market Ikea identified for its latest PS1 collection – including shelves by legendary designer Kenneth Grange (+ slideshow). (more...)

Metronomy explores the Barbican Estate in music video by Callum Cooper

(5 years ago)
Dezeen Music Project: tying in with our series on Brutalist architecture, this music video by director Callum Cooper follows British band Metronomy around London's Barbican Estate (+ movie). (more...)

Brutalist buildings: Barbican Estate by Chamberlin, Powell and Bon

(5 years ago)
Described by Queen Elizabeth as "one of the modern wonders of the world", the Barbican Estate in London is one of the largest examples of the Brutalist style and represents a utopian ideal for inner-city living. (more...)

New Pinterest board: London Design Festival 2014

(5 years ago)
London Design Festival 2014 officially kicks off today! We'll be pinning products, installations and exhibitions by some of the world's best designers to our dedicated Pinterest board throughout the week. Follow our London Design Festival 2014 Pinterest board »Follow Dezeen on Pinterest | See more London Design Festival 2014 stories