Design archive for 2015-02-08

Alastair Philip Wiper photographs construction of Copenhagen's new metro line

(5 years ago)
Photo essay: British photographer Alastair Philip Wiper is documenting the construction of a new metro line in the Danish capital – one of the largest infrastructure projects in the city's history. (more…)

Adidas plans to use design to conquer America

(5 years ago)
News: German sports brand Adidas aims to use design to increase its market share in America, according to executive board member for global brands Eric Liedtke (+ interview). (more…)

West Architecture guts a Georgian townhouse and rebuilds with industrial fittings

(5 years ago)
Behind the Georgian facade of a dilapidated house and workshop in west London, West Architecture has slotted in a new residence that pairs industrial fittings with period details (+ slideshow). (more…)

Blå Station's Poppe chair is just 33 centimetres wide

(5 years ago)
Stockholm 2015: a trio of designers shaped this upholstered chair for Swedish furniture brand Blå Station to be as narrow as possible without losing its functionality. (more…)

New Pinterest board: Swedish design

(5 years ago)
Following our recent visit to Sweden for Stockholm Design Week, we've made a new Pinterest board filled with our pick of the best furniture and products from Swedish designers and brands.Follow Dezeen on Pinterest | See more from Stockholm Design Week 2015

Stilted woodland cabin by ALT Architekti boasts a spiralling metal staircase

(5 years ago)
A metal staircase twists though a triangular well in one corner of this six-sided timber cabin by ALT Architekti, which is raised on stilts over a hillside in Central Bohemia (+ slideshow). (more…)