Design archive for 2015-01-11

Grillagh Water House by Patrick Bradley is made up of four stacked shipping containers

(6 years ago)
A balcony shaded by steel fins projects from the upper storey of this house in Northern Ireland, which architect and farmer Patrick Bradley built using four old shipping containers (+ slideshow). (more…)

Ladders lead to capsule-sized bedrooms in Koyasan Guesthouse by Alphaville Architects

(6 years ago)
Bedrooms the size of a single mattress are slotted two-high into the walls of this wooden guesthouse in Japan by Alphaville Architects, which takes its cues from capsule hotels (+ slideshow). (more…)

Turenscape transforms "lifeless ditch" into wetland park with meandering causeways

(6 years ago)
Spindly orange walkways are raised above the waters and meadows of this wetland park designed by landscape architects Turenscape on a neglected river in China (+ slideshow).  (more…)

Kenyon Yeh's Flue vessels stack inside each other

(6 years ago)
These stackable containers by Taiwan designer Kenyon Yeh are all made in different materials and sizes, but combine to form a sculptural object. (more…)

New Pinterest board: Portuguese houses

(6 years ago)
Following the popularity of a modern concrete house slotted behind crumbling walls, we've collected together all of the stunning Portuguese homes from the pages of Dezeen and pinned them to a new Pinterest board.Follow Dezeen on Pinterest | See more Portuguese houses