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the collection of proposals, each designed to maximize limited space, range from two to seven-unit buildings. The post five winners announced for competition to develop ‘big ideas for small lots’ in NYC appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Nine Dots CEO Guillaume Boucher-Vidal discusses the ruthlessly efficient, crunch-free development on the sprawling open world RPG Outward -- and drops some big opinions on the old catchphrase "find the fun." ...
With its circular shape and compact footprint of just 5.45 m (17 ft) in diameter, the LumiPod, by French firm Lumicine, is best suited as a weekend retreat or glamping unit, rather than full-time home. The novel dwelling is fronted by generous glazing that can be slid open when the weather suits. .. Continue Reading Tiny retreat greets the morning with a big view Category: Architecture
In 1998, a 16 year old boy with a passion for paleontology unearthed a near-complete skeleton of one of Tyrannosaurus rex's cousins in New Mexico. It was a defining moment in the boy's life, but at the time – even though it was understood to be important – they had no idea what it really was. That boy was Sterling Nesbitt, and he's now an assistant professor at Virginia Tech's Department o
Architecture firm BIG has unveiled its second project for Ecuador's capital city: a mixed-use tower comprising two curved blocks covered in  herringbone-patterned cladding and pockets of greenery.  Read more
Hand cranks are used to lift up huge glass doors that open to a courtyard in this Mexican restaurant, which Seattle firm Olson Kundig has completed in downtown Austin. Read more
An "Autonomy day" for Tesla investors put a microphone in front of Elon Musk, and we all know what happens when you do that. Here's a collection of typically outrageous and colorful quotes from Captain Moonshot, who stands to go down as one of this era's most fascinating innovators... Continue Reading What Elon said: Tesla CEO goes big on promises at Autonomy Day event Category: Automotiv
Shortly after completing the University of Massachusetts' Business Innovation Hub, Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) has gone back to school with another educational project named Glasir. The striking building hosts three different schools on a steep hillside plot overlooking the Atlantic Ocean in the Faroe Islands. .. Continue Reading BIG goes back to school with "vortex-shaped" hi
the circular form of the building is designed as an extension and interpretation of the natural landscape. The post BIG nestles ‘glasir’ college into the undulating landscape of the faroe islands appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
la linea is a flexible tube of light, capable of twisting and turning throughout endless distances in accordance to different spaces and undefined geometries. The post la linea by BIG for artemide, a luminous strip that moves freely in space appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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