Design archive for 2015-03-02

Restored Adolf Loos-designed interiors open to the public in Pilsen

(3 years ago)
News: from April visitors to the Czech city of Pilsen will be able to visit three restored interiors designed by influential Modernist architect Adolf Loos in the early 20th century (+ slideshow). (more…)

Yener Torun photographs vibrant modern architecture in Turkey

(3 years ago)
Photo essay: Istanbul-based Yener Torun has created a photography series that offers an alternative view of historic Turkish cities, featuring modern buildings with graphic shapes and bright colours (+ slideshow). (more…)

Glen Baghurst's debut furniture range fuses cultural influences

(3 years ago)
Stockholm 2015: Australian designer Glen Baghurst has launched his first collection of furniture and products, influenced by materials and forms from Britain to Morocco (+ slideshow). (more…)

Pitágoras Arquitectos adds red timber wing to stone farmhouse in rural Portugal

(3 years ago)
This red-painted timber-clad extension was added to the rear of an old stone farmhouse in Portugal, framing a new courtyard at the centre of the family home (+ slideshow). (more…)

"It's the end of fashion as we know it" says Li Edelkoort

(3 years ago)
Design Indaba 2015: fashion is dead, trend forecaster Li Edelkoort has declared, describing the fashion industry as "a ridiculous and pathetic parody of what it has been" (+ interview). (more…)

Updated Pinterest board: bridges

(3 years ago)
Following the unveiling of 74 designs for another new crossing over London's River Thames, we've updated our bridges Pinterest board with the latest examples from the pages of Dezeen.Follow Dezeen on Pinterest | See more bridges on Dezeen

Moreno Ratti's marble vase stacks like a mathematical puzzle

(3 years ago)
Italian designer Moreno Ratti has created a vase from rings of marble offcuts that are piled up like the pieces in a Tower of Hanoi mathematical puzzle. (more…)

Egypt plans pyramid-inspired skyscraper in Cairo

(3 years ago)
News: the Egyptian government has revealed plans to construct a 200-metre-high skyscraper modelled on the country's most famous architectural structures. (more…)

Ernesto Pereira updates a coastal Portuguese home with timber-clad cutaways

(3 years ago)
Diagonal slats of timber line the boxy recesses set into the facade of this house in Portugal that has been remodelled by architect Ernesto Pereira (+ slideshow). (more…)

Dezeen Jobs: latest jobs update

(3 years ago)
See the latest from our recruitment site Dezeen Jobs, including positions with Habitat, MAD Architects and Mint, whose gallery featured the Booming Vases collection (pictured). This is also the last chance to apply for roles with PriestmanGoode, UNStudio, Foster + Partners and more... (more…)

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge smartphone features a curved screen

(3 years ago)
News: electronics company Samsung has launched two smartphone models at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, including one with a display that curves at the edges (+ slideshow). (more…)

Estudio Ramos completes concrete sailing clubhouse on Argentina's Paraná River

(3 years ago)
An angular concrete box has been stacked on top of a rectilinear one to create the form of this yachting club facility near Buenos Aires (+ slideshow). (more…)

30,000 red shoelaces hang from the ceiling of Melbourne's Camper store

(3 years ago)
Brazilian architect Marko Brajovic has fixed thousands of bright red shoelaces to the undulating ceiling of this Camper footwear shop in Melbourne (+ slideshow). (more…)

Basalt desk accessories by Jeonghwa Seo originate from a Korean island

(3 years ago)
South Korean designer Jeonghwa Seo has designed a collection of desktop accessories made of Jeju Island basalt by local artisans, with shapes referencing the volcanic landscape. (more…)

Gabled stone and glass Torispardon house reinterprets Scottish farm buildings

(3 years ago)
A modern timber and glass structure connects the more traditional stone-walled buildings at either end of this house in the Scottish highlands, designed by architects Stuart Archer and Liz Marinko (+ slideshow). (more…)

50 Football Fields Full of Design at Ambiente Frankfurt

(3 years ago)
We perused an exhibition center the size of 50 football fields to check out all of the new modern design at Ambiente.

B&O Play Beolit 15 Bluetooth Speaker

(3 years ago)
Danish boutique brand B&O Play updates their fashionably functional Beolit Bluetooth speaker to be louder and last longer.

Five Favorites

(3 years ago)
A few faves that we can’t pass up talking about from interiors to shoes.

Desktop Wallpaper: March 2015

(3 years ago)
If you need a good reminder about pursuing your artistic dreams, download this desktop wallpaper inspired by Picasso.


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