Design archive for 2014-11-25

Milan universities team up to launch "unique" food design degree

(3 years ago)
News: designers including Marti Guixè and Stefano Giovannoni will be among the teaching staff of a food design course being co-developed by one of Italy's leading design schools – an increasingly popular subject area for design education (+ interview). (more...)

"Is there a quota of new friends I can make while on this bridge?"

(3 years ago)
Comments update: Thomas Heatherwick found himself at the centre of a flurry of criticism this week, as planning documents revealed some unusual restrictions for his proposed bridge across the River Thames. (more...)

Foster + Partners works on "world's first commercial concrete-printing robot"

(3 years ago)
News: Foster + Partners has teamed up with building contractor Skanska to pioneer the use of 3D-printed concrete in the construction industry. (more...)

2014 Gift Guide: Kids

(3 years ago)
We came up with some cool, creative toys and gifts that the kids in your life will love for a long time.

Neri Oxman creates wearable 3D-printed structures for interplanetary voyages

(3 years ago)
Neri Oxman's team at MIT Media Lab has created four 3D-printed "wearable skins" designed to facilitate synthetic biological processes that might one day allow humans to survive on other planets. (more...)

Geometric Sculptural Paintings by Zin Helena Song

(3 years ago)
New York based artist Zin Helena Song uses wood and canvas to create three-dimensional paintings where color defines space.

Ceramiche Refin launches graphic tiles with zigzagging grids

(3 years ago)
Dezeen promotion: Italian designers Alessandro and Francesco Mendini have reinterpreted a traditional orthogonal grid to create a new collection for tile brand Ceramiche Refin's research and development branch DesignTaleStudio. (more...)

Bernardo Bader sources wood from a local forest to build barn-like house in rural Austria

(3 years ago)
Timber window shutters align with the vertical strips of pale timber that clad this gabled house in the Austrian countryside, by local architects Bernardo Bader Architekten (+ slideshow). (more...)

White concrete cultural centre by DRDH nestles up against a Norwegian harbour

(3 years ago)
White concrete surfaces vary from matte to polished on the walls of this library and concert hall, completed by London studio DRDH on the waterfront of Bodø, Norway (+ slideshow). (more...)

Studio Diip's goldfish-driven vehicle is designed for "enhanced pet mobility"

(3 years ago)
Dutch design collective Studio Diip has added wheels and sensors to a fish tank so that its inhabitant can drive it by swimming in a certain direction (+ movie). (more...)

Australian prison converted into a cafe lined with colourful tessellating triangles

(3 years ago)
Pastel-coloured wedges pattern the light wooden walls of this cafe in a former prison by Australian office Biasol: Design Studio (+ slideshow). (more...)

Sweco Architects modernises Swedish ski jumps ahead of 2015 world championships

(3 years ago)
Lights illuminate the plunging outlines of the two Lugnet Ski Jumps, newly restored by Swedish studio Sweco Architects with glass and steel edging (+ slideshow). (more...)

Aposematic Jacket is covered in cameras to ward off attackers

(3 years ago)
This jacket by Seoul design studio Shinseungback Kimyonghun is covered with camera lenses that can record assailants and broadcast the images on the internet (+ movie). (more...)


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