Design archive for 2015-01-04

Top 10 tallest skyscrapers completing in 2015

(5 years ago)
Here's a look at the 10 tallest skyscrapers expected to complete around the globe this year, include China's new tallest building, Rafael Viñoly's super-skinny New York tower block and a pair of Russian high rises. (more…)

Lipton Plant creates a nanny flat underneath a London home

(5 years ago)
Architecture studio Lipton Plant has turned a small space at the side of a Victorian house in north London into the glazed entrance for a basement extension focused around an oak staircase (+ slideshow). (more…)

Multi-level wooden structure frames meeting areas in London office by Threefold Architects

(5 years ago)
A 64-metre-long wooden structure was designed by Threefold Architects to create secluded workspaces, staircases and informal meeting areas inside this shared office building in south-east London. (more…)

Hilla Shamia casts tree trunks with molten aluminium to form furniture

(5 years ago)
Tel Aviv-based Hilla Shamia Design Studio's Wood Casting collection is made by inserting lengths of tree trunk into a mould and filling the spaces with molten metal (+ slideshow). (more…)

RUMBLES lamp family

(5 years ago)
RUMBLES are lamps of a powerful simplicity, soft and sinuous shapes that embrace the speaker. They...