Design archive for 2014-12-19

This week on Dezeen

(3 years ago)
This week London firm Stanton Williams completed a home designed to evoke "the spirit of a treehouse" (pictured), and we featured interviews with world-famous architects Zaha Hadid, Moshe Safdie and Álvaro Siza. Read on for more architecture and design highlights. (more…)

Moshe Safdie used "all the Lego in Montreal" to design Habitat 67

(3 years ago)
Movie: in the second interview from our exclusive series, AIA 2015 Gold Medallist architect Moshe Safdie explains how he used Lego to design the groundbreaking Habitat 67 housing development. (more…)

Combined home and barber shop features exposed ceiling beams

(3 years ago)
The lower floor of this live-work building in Japan was designed by architects SNARK and OUVI as a barber shop, while the upper level contains an apartment featuring a spacious loft (+ slideshow). (more…)

AIAIAI x Ghostly Edition TMA-1 Headphones Are Hauntingly Good

(3 years ago)
Headphone specialists AIAIAI and music/arts label Ghostly International collaborate on a limited edition of the TMA-1 headphone.

Driverless cars in cities "20 to 30 years" away, says senior Audi engineer

(3 years ago)
News: autonomous vehicles in urban areas could be up to thirty years away, according to Audi's Thomas Müller, the engineer leading the development of the brand's driverless sports car (+ interview). (more…)

2014 Year in Review: Unframed

(3 years ago)
We take a look back at a year of mind-blowing art exhibitions featured in our Unframed column.

Zaha Hadid's first Brazilian building designed for Copacabana Beach

(3 years ago)
News: Zaha Hadid Architects has unveiled its first project in Brazil – an 11-storey apartment building overlooking Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro. (more…)

Stockholm: A Stool That Explores Forms

(3 years ago)
A stool with a faceted surface that looks as if it was carved by hand, but instead it was done through a 3D modeling technique.

Friday Five with Matt Carr of Umbra

(3 years ago)
Which five places have left Umbra's Matt Carr inspired? Take a look at his Friday Five.

Álvaro Siza: "Emotion is very important" in architecture

(3 years ago)
Interview: Álvaro Siza, one of the world's most decorated architects, spoke to Dezeen recently in his home city of Porto, Portugal. In this interview he tells us his projects are never finished "because we never have enough time". (more…)

Chunky tower covered in plants proposed for Taiwan's capital

(3 years ago)
Architect Fernando Menis has developed a concept for a residential tower complex with rock-like walls, a cavernous swimming pool and plants growing out of every crevice. (more…)

Job of the week: head of architecture at the Royal College of Art

(3 years ago)
This week's job of the week on Dezeen Jobs is for the Royal College of Art's head of architecture programme. Visit the ad for full details or browse other architecture and design opportunities on Dezeen Jobs.

Naturehumaine add maple and steel staircase to 1960s house

(3 years ago)
Angular shapes have been sliced out of the planks of smooth maple that encase a staircase at the centre of this Montreal renovation by Naturehumaine (+ slideshow). (more…)


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