Design archive for 2014-09-26

This week on Dezeen

(3 years ago)
This week news surfaced of a possible design fault with Apple's iPhone 6, the High Line's final phase opened in New York (pictured), and we launched a new series focussing on the impact technology is having on fashion. Read on for more architecture and design highlights. (more...)

Purple locket is a digital version of the traditional heirloom

(3 years ago)
Design studio Artefact Group has created a conceptual smart locket that wirelessly interacts with social networks to display a digital memento of friends or family. (more...)

Competition: five miniature models of the Crystal Palace to be won

(3 years ago)
Competition: we've teamed up with London designers Another Studio to give away five model kits of the Crystal Palace, to celebrate the launch of their latest pocket-sized architecture collection. (more...)

Refresh Your Tech with These Colorful Wallpapers

(3 years ago)
Beach Sage designed by Matt W. Moore DOWNLOAD: 1024×768 \\\ 1280×1024 \\\ 1680×1050 \\\ 1900×1200 \\\ 2560×1440 \\\ 2048×2048 (iPad) \\\ 640×1136 (iPhone 5) French Lavender designed by Satsuki Shibuya DOWNLOAD: 1024×768 \\\ 1280×1024 \\\ 1680×1050 \\\ 1900×1200 \\\ 2560×1440 \\\ 2048×2048 (iPad) \\\ 640×1136 (iPhone 5) Fresh Clover designed by Sara Jensen DOWNLOAD: 1024×768 \\\ 1280×1024 \\\ 1680×1050 \\\ 1900×1200 \\\ 2560×1440 \\\ 2048×2048 (iPad) \\\ 640×1136 (iPhone 5) Sweet Tangerine designed by Julia Manchik DOWNLOAD: 1024×768 \\\ 1280×1024 \\\ 1680×1050 \\\ 1900×1200 \\\ 2560×1440 \\\ 2048×2048 (iPad) \\\ 640×1136... Read more »

Brutalist buildings: Yale Art and Architecture Building, Connecticut by Paul Rudolph

(3 years ago)
Brutalism: one of the earliest known examples of Brutalist architecture in America is Paul Rudolph's Yale Art and Architecture building in New Haven, Connecticut, an imposing, fortress-like building that juxtaposes masses of textured concrete with layers of steel-framed glazing. (more...)

Architects' Jewellery collection is made up of miniature draughting tools

(3 years ago)
This jewellery collection by Peruvian architect Diego Delgado-Elias comprises small but fully functional brushed-silver set squares, protractors, spirit levels and scale rulers, all set onto rings. (more...)

"Technology is going to turn the entire fashion industry inside out"

(3 years ago)
Fashion and technology: the digital revolution presents the "biggest challenge for fashion brands" according to digital fashion pioneer Francis Bitonti who asks: "How will an industry where value is communicated by exclusivity and craft cope with this new space?" (+ interview) (more...)

Job of the week: architect at Allford Hall Monaghan Morris

(3 years ago)
This week's job of the week on Dezeen Jobs is for an architect at Allford Hall Monaghan Morris, whose hospice designed to look like an oversized house in north London is pictured. Visit the ad for full details or browse other architecture and design opportunities on Dezeen Jobs.

Friday Five with Daniel Libeskind

(3 years ago)
Take a look at what and where the masterful artist and architect, Daniel Libeskind, finds inspiration.

Praud's Leaning House is tilted upwards to maximise exposure to views and sunlight

(3 years ago)
The rooms of this house near Seoul by local architecture office Praud are contained within a slanted box that rises above the mountainous landscape (+ slideshow). (more...)

Bioluminescent lamp by Teresa van Dongen glows blue with octopus bacteria

(3 years ago)
Dutch designer Teresa van Dongen has filled a glass tube with octopus bacteria to create a zero-electricity lamp that glows blue when disturbed (+ movie). (more...)

Francis Bitonti creates pixellated 3D-printed shoes using cellular automaton

(3 years ago)
Fashion and technology: New York fashion designer Francis Bitonti has used a mathematical model to "grow" pairs of shoes with gradients of colour on a 3D printer. (more...)

Main Street House contrasts corrugated metal surfaces with Douglas fir details

(3 years ago)
Shed Architecture and Design has contrasted industrial and natural materials on the exterior of this Seattle home, using corrugated metal cladding alongside Douglas fir window frames and doors (+ slideshow). (more...)

Torsten Neeland's creates wooden framework for new Yohji Yamamoto collection

(3 years ago)
London Design Festival 2014: Japanese fashion designer Yohji Yamamoto presented his Spring/Summer 2014 collection on chunky wooden garment rails by product designer Torsten Neeland during the London Design Festival (+ slideshow). (more...)


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