Design archive for 2015-03-10

Equestrian centre on Australia's south coast features a curving rammed-earth wall

(3 years ago)
A curving wall of rammed earth channels a stream of water around the edge of this horse riding centre near Melbourne, by London studio Seth Stein Architects and local firm Watson Architecture + Design (+ slideshow). (more…)

"You're a design entrepreneur, not a designer"

(3 years ago)
Opinion: it's time for designers to start thinking more like businesspeople, says Bradford Shellhammer, creator of new design e-commerce site Bezar and co-founder of Fab. (more…)

Six of the best electric and hybrid car designs from the Geneva Motor Show

(3 years ago)
Geneva Motor Show 2015: car manufacturers are helping to change outdated perceptions of hybrid and electric vehicles by using the technologies in faster, sleeker cars, finds Dezeen's motoring correspondent Ross Bryant. (more…)

Junya Watanabe folds textiles into mathematical patterns for Autumn Winter 2015

(3 years ago)
Voluminous origami-influenced garments and headdresses featured in Japanese fashion designer Junya Watanabe's catwalk show during Paris Fashion Week. (more…)

"Apple is putting form over function"

(3 years ago)
Comments update: Apple's newly launched MacBook computer and Will.i.am's comments on 3D-printing human bodies were the most discussed stories this week. (more…)

"Changing of the guard" as more senior staff step down at Royal College of Art

(3 years ago)
London's Royal College of Art has been hit by more senior staff changes, with Ab Rogers (above) stepping down as head of the Interior Design programme, Clare Johnston retiring as head of Textiles and Jeremy Myerson departing as head of research institute the Helen Hamlyn Centre for Design. (more…)

Nendo's Tokyo Tribal furniture incorporates bamboo baskets

(3 years ago)
Japanese studio Nendo has turned woven bamboo baskets into backrests for chairs and storage compartments for tables in this furniture range (+ slideshow). (more…)

Customize the New Apple Watch With Favorite Instagrams

(3 years ago)
Drag-n-drop any Instagram and Facebook photo and turn it into a custom polycarbonate silicone Apple Watch band and accompanying watch face.

A Visit to Forage Modern Workshop

(3 years ago)
Virtually visit the Minneapolis-based Forage Modern Workshop, a store and "idea workshop".

Kathryn Fleming proposes engineering animals to thwart extinction

(3 years ago)
Design Indaba 2015: designer Kathryn Fleming has presented prototypes for new organisms that could be created using synthetic biology, including a cat-dog hybrid with reflective fur and a tightrope-walking herbivore. (more…)

Ahn Jung-geun Memorial Hall honours a Korean independence activist

(3 years ago)
A grid of 12 regimented blocks forms this Seoul memorial centre designed by D Lim Architects to pay tribute to the life of Korean independence activist Ahn Jung-geun (+ slideshow). (more…)

Stefan Borselius develops Tondo chair into sofa system for Fogia

(3 years ago)
Swedish designer Stefan Borselius has created a modular sofa system for Fogia, based on the Tondo chairs he designed for the Swedish furniture brand last year. (more…)

Apple's thinnest and lightest MacBook comes in gold

(3 years ago)
Apple has revealed its latest laptop computer, which weighs only two pounds and comes in colours to match the tech giant's iPhone 6 (+ slideshow). (more…)

Dezeen Jobs: latest jobs update

(3 years ago)
See the latest from our recruitment site Dezeen Jobs, including positions with Archi-Union Architects, Oppenheim Architecture + Design and Mikhail Riches, whose renovated nineteenth-century house in London is pictured. This is also the last chance to apply for roles with Storefront for Art & Architecture, BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group, the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) and more... (more…)

Aesop's first shop in Seoul features recycled pine and blackened-steel fittings

(3 years ago)
A slice of reclaimed pine, patterned by knots and cracks in the ageing wood, forms a counter top for Aesop's first South Korean flagship store by local studio Wise Architecture. (more…)


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