Design archive for 2015-02-19

Haus Für Julia Und Björn is a wooden residence in Austria's picturesque Bregenz Forest

(3 years ago)
Innauer‐Matt Architekten sourced spruce from a nearby woodland for the inside and outside walls of this family house in a hamlet of western Austria (+ slideshow). (more…)

McLaren upgrades its P1 supercar for the race track

(3 years ago)
British supercar brand McLaren has released images of its racetrack-dedicated P1 GTR, which will debut at the Geneva Motor Show next month (+ slideshow). (more…)

Parked car is upended on a tarmac wave in Alex Chinneck installation

(3 years ago)
A section of tarmac appears to have been peeled back from the surface of a car park at London's Southbank Centre, suspending a car upside down in artist Alex Chinneck's latest illusionary installation (+ slideshow). (more…)

Fresh From The Dairy: Dots

(3 years ago)
The classic dot pattern being used in new and creative ways from Society6's community of artists.

Dezeen Mail #241

(3 years ago)
A Foster-designed Apple store in China (pictured), Kanye West's Yeezy collection for Adidas and the Designs of the Year nominees feature in Dezeen Mail issue 241. Click through for all the latest news, jobs and reader comments from Dezeen.Read Dezeen Mail issue 241 | Subscribe to Dezeen Mail

Exploding Mirrors: The Photography of Ori Gersht

(3 years ago)
Mind-blowing photographs of mirrors that are reflecting flowers while they're being electrocuted. Whoa!

Competition: five 100 Years of Swiss Design books to be won

(3 years ago)
Competition: Dezeen has teamed up with Lars Müller Publishers to give readers the chance to win one of five copies of a book documenting the last century of design in Switzerland, which has been nominated for the Designs of the Year 2015 awards. (more…)

Where’s Wallet by Daniel Eckler

(3 years ago)
A minimalist wallet with a hidden sensor so it can never be lost or misplaced.

Kengo Kuma extends his Garden Terrace Nagasaki hotel with an asymmetric annex

(3 years ago)
Japanese architect Kengo Kuma has added a wooden building with a pointy metal roof to a seaside hotel complex he completed five years ago in Nagasaki, south-west Japan (+ slideshow). (more…)

Woodworker designs solid ash bike for "exceptional comfort"

(3 years ago)
Amsterdam-based designer Paul Timmer has created a wooden bicycle from solid ash fitted with 3D-printed aluminium parts. (more…)

Honken furniture for Blå Station is designed to acquire "a beautiful patina of history"

(3 years ago)
Stockholm 2015: a trio of designers created this range of expanded metal and wooden furniture for Swedish company Blå Station with the intent that each successive owner will customise the pieces. (more…)

Happy Chinese New Year from Dezeen!

(3 years ago)
To celebrate the year of the "yang" – which can be translated as sheep, goat or ram – we've trawled the Dezeen archive to create a slideshow of buildings that have been photographed alongside a horned animal, from a house on a working sheep farm in Tasmania to a modern farmhouse built from shipping containers in Northern Ireland. (more…)

Designs of the Year 2015 nominees announced

(3 years ago)
News: Google's self-driving car, Frank Gehry's Fondation Louis Vuitton building (pictured) and Konstantin Grcic's Man Machine furniture are among the 76 projects nominated for the Designs of the Year awards 2015. (more…)

Ateliers O-S adds golden metal walls to cultural centre beside a French cemetery

(3 years ago)
Strips of golden aluminium cover this performing arts school and library designed by Ateliers O-S Architectes to stretch across a hillside in a Parisian suburb (+ slideshow). (more…)


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