In 2016 Shaker Museum | Mount Lebanon received a $750,000 grant from the Henry Luce Foundation to fund a wide-ranging project to bring its collections online. The Museum has retained the New York City based web design firm Studio Analogous...Show More Summary
A group of fifth-year architecture students at Kansas State University teamed up with local firms El Dorado and Studio Build to design and build an affordable two-unit dwelling for low-income families. The Waldo Duplex, built for $200 per square foot, comprises carefully designed open spaces that strategically utilize natural light.[...]
A lovely little space has popped up in a north London garden as a shared workspace for a musician and seamstress couple. Cork Study—named after its sustainable cork cladding—is the work of design studio Surman Weston, also known for another charming backyard studio they built in 2014. Show More Summary
A bamboo “forest” wraps around this unique oasis-like space hidden atop a Chinese shopping mall. Beijing-based V STUDIO designed the Bamboo Rooftop Room, a minimalist, all-white space for a client who wanted an intimate space for business and leisure purposes. Designed as a quiet refuge, the rooftop project stands in purposeful contrast to the bustling urban landscape. [...]
Riots in India left nearly 9,000 families homeless in 2013. Winter hit, and around 30 children perished because of the cold. Prasoon Kumar had recently quit his job as an architect to start billionBricks, a design studio dedicated to solving homelessness, and decided to create the reversible weatherHYDE shelter to protect people from harsh weather. Show More Summary
Two years ago, Holland’s top semi-custom, bluewater constructor Contest Yachts announced a design partnership with leading German studio judel/vrolijk & co. Their recently launched Contest 67CS proves just how shrewd a move this was. The post Contest 67CS: The Bluewater Game-Changer appeared first on LUXUO.
Famous for their microphones, Rode seem to be branching out a little. Into the world of audio interfaces. Designed to give you studio quality audio performance at home the new Rode AI-1 Audio Interface plugs into your computer, supplies 48v phantom power to microphones, and the whole thing’s powered through USB. Show More Summary
Game Dev Tycoon is a masterfully constructed sim in which you lead a video game studio to fame and fortune (hopefully). Not only is it a fun game in its own right, it's also a fascinating look into the game design process. Game Dev Tycoon...Show More Summary
Designer Wendy Nichol’s scent is inspired by her New York studio.
Another week has flown by. The cleantech news keeps growing. China and Tesla continue to dominate the EV scene. Check out the 20 most popular CleanTechnica stories of the past week for more info (and jump into the comments on the controversial ones if you feel brave enough)
Vibrant and color changing furnishings create beautiful gradients by applying a lenticular surface to the designs. The mini collection called “Color Flow” by Korean-based studio Orijeen consists of a two storage units, a freestanding wardrobe and a small sideboard. The pieces are not only futuristic in their chameleon-like color changing …
After working in a shared studio for 15 years, Vipoo Srivilasa transformed a small warehouse into a studio that was designed to fit his needs. Last year, I acquired a … The post Studio Visit: Vipoo Srivilasa, Melbourne, Australia appeared first on Ceramic Arts Network.
If you haven’t tired yet of the blackened timber trend, feast your eyes on this modern retreat that’s backed up on a forested hillside in Quebec, Canada. Montreal-based studio Atelier General designed The Rock, a boxy timber home that, like its name implies, is meant to evoke a natural extension of the mountainous terrain. Show More Summary
The Tesla Model 3 has been the most closely watched plug-in vehicle launch in history, and with nearly half a million reservations for it from Tesla employees, SpaceX employees, and customers around the world, every eye is on Tesla for updates as Model 3 production continues to ramp up
Brooklyn-based design laboratory Richard Clarkston Studio created the perfect lamp for star gazers. The firm's new Constellation lamp series is made up of thin gold rods with LED-lit star nodes arranged into the various zodiac constellations. Thanks to the barely-there cords, the twinkling constellations hang delicately from the ceiling, creating a beautiful starry night scene.[...]
Living and working in urban environments and busy cities definitely has its benefits, but sometimes we settle for spaces with little access to the outdoors. Japanese design studio YOY Studio, invented a way to bring the soft breeze of the outdoors inside with their latest installation called WIND. The window …
A design studio, called The New Raw is experimenting with using plastic waste as a raw material that can be used by 3D printers to create furniture. Their project called Print Your City aims to solve plastic's biggest design problem—a material made to last forever, but used carelessly in a throwaway culture. Show More Summary
Here at Geyser of Awesome HQ we are firm believers that cute and/or whimsical kitchenwares make cooking more fun and food taste better. Tel Aviv-based design studio OTOTO (previously featured here) clearly believes this too, which is why they’ve made our day once again, this time with the Gracula Garlic Twist Crusher. Show More Summary
This rustic sanctuary nestled in a remote village in China combines modernity and vernacular design to extraordinary effect. Architecture studio RSAA approached the home renovation with a strong sense of respect for the history of the building and its stunning natural surroundings.[...]
The pastel-hued project by Note Design Studio is now on the market Editor's Note: This post was originally published in May 2017 and has been updated with the most recent information. Stockholm-based Note Design Studio is no stranger...Show More Summary