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the 21.5 meter-tall scheme is topped a roof garden beneath with an undulating roof, which will be formed from a lightweight timber and steel hybrid grid.The post shigeru ban’s first UK building will be a five-storey residence in central london appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Hackney-based studio Ab Rogers Design has managed to squeeze a kitchen, bed and bathroom into this 19-square-metre concept apartment by creating a pair of plywood living units with space-saving details. Read more
A glazed courtyard and roof lights draw daylight into this small house in south London, which was designed by local studio Hayhurst and Co for a plot where no outward-facing windows were permitted. Read more
A rooftop beehive was DH Liberty's starting point for the overhaul of this boutique hotel in Chelsea, which is finished in rich green and gold accents. Read more
Architect Pascal Madoc Jones has added a new house to a Victorian terrace in north London, featuring a curved recess intended to give the street a more distinctive end. Read more
A new high-tech US embassy building was recently completed in London. The billion dollar project has been in the works for seven years and takes the form of a massive glazed cube supported atop colonnades. It's more efficient than you may expect too: the building features rainwater recycling and solar panels, and is slated for both the LEED Platinum and BREEM Outstanding green building certif
the townhouse serves as both a studio for the practice and a home for the partners’ family and features a serene garden terrace. The post tonkin liu extends london townhouse to include a reflective ‘sun rain room’ appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Spanish practice SelgasCano has extended the roof of the Second Home offices in east London, creating five studios with winding desks, and a terrace with a serpentine border of aquatic planting. Read more
the building serves as a public community center, providing free support for people living with cancer as well as their family and friends. The post steven holl opens maggie’s centre in london with translucent glass façade appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Photographer Adam Karnacz headed to London to shoot some cityscape photography. He wasn't using a conventional lens, however, he opted instead to use the Canon TS-E 24mm f/3.5 II tilt shift lens. A tilt-shift lens allows you to do a few different things that normal lenses do not. You can tilt and shift the lens itself relative to the sensor plane and create images with less distortion. This i 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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