Design archive for 2014-12-05

Moshe Safdie's huge greenhouse for Singapore's Changi airport gets underway

(3 years ago)
News: work has begun on architect Moshe Safdie's Jewel Changi Airport, which aims to "reinvent what airports are all about" by creating a shared public space under a glass dome with a massive waterfall and garden at its centre. (more…)

This week on Dezeen

(3 years ago)
This week we've been reporting on the latest from Design Miami 2014, including Studio Job's "whacked and expressive" furniture pieces, a bike designed for urban commuters and a neon-tubed light installation (pictured). Read on for more architecture and design highlights, plus our featured track of the week. (more…)

American design is "very strong" says Design Miami director

(3 years ago)
News: the American design scene is enjoying a resurgence, according to Design Miami executive director Rodman Primack, who has used this year's fair to showcase talent from the USA. (more…)

Aurélie Blanchard makes over the canteen in Gehry's Vitra Factory Building

(3 years ago)
A factory hall is one of Frank Gehry's three contributions to the Vitra Campus at Weil am Rhein in Germany. Twenty-five years after its completion, Swiss architect Aurélie Blanchard has revamped the building's canteen (+ slideshow). (more…)

Competition: three DesignPOP books to be won

(3 years ago)
Competition: we're giving away three copies of DesignPOP, the new product design book by My Design Life founder Lisa S Roberts (+ movie). (more…)

Frameworks: An LED Wooden Picture Frame

(3 years ago)
A backlit picture frame that lets any digital photo you have become a framed piece of art.

Naturehumaine includes ribbon-like staircase in refurbished Montreal residence

(3 years ago)
A ribbon of veneered wood fronts this staircase in a refurbished and extended Montreal residence by local office Naturehumaine.  (more…)

KiBiSi launches cargo bike for urban commuters

(3 years ago)
Design Miami 2014: Copenhagen studio KiBiSi claims to have designed the first lightweight cargo bicycle tailored to the needs of city commuters, for Danish manufacturer Biomega. (more…)

Job of the week: 3D architectural visualiser at Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners

(3 years ago)
This week's job of the week on Dezeen Jobs is for a 3D architectural visualiser at Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners, whose design for four waterfront skyscrapers in Abu Dhabi is pictured. Visit the ad for full details or browse other architecture and design opportunities on Dezeen Jobs.

Studio Job interprets famous buildings with "whacked and expressive" Landmark series

(3 years ago)
Design Miami 2014: Studio Job has unveiled a series of monumental furniture pieces inspired by architectural landmarks for Carpenters Workshop Gallery (+ interview). (more…)

Casa Rosto do Cão by M-Arquitectos is fronted by four white blocks

(3 years ago)
Four small blocks fan out from the facade of this white concrete house on a Portuguese island by local studio M-Arquitectos (+ slideshow). (more…)


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