Food magicians Bompas & Parr, designers of ”spectacular experiences often working on an architectural scale with cutting edge technology…exploring how the taste of food is altered by synaesthesia, performance and setting” join forces with British designer Kit Neale. Show More Summary
Photographer Jared Lim has an knack for capturing colourful patterns around the world, and they make for some eye-catching photos in his series Urban Exploration. As he told MyModernMet, the project is a work in progress that’s spanned many years. More »
Included in Amazon's plans for its new Seattle campus: spherical greenhouses built so employees can work in a "more natural, park-like setting." Forget, you know, an actual park—or rooftop lawn, as the case may be for other tech companies—these 80-foot-tall...
With offices in 11 different cities, office & NGO NGO presents stunning works. ong-ong.com For more than 40 years in the NGOs & NGO has earned a reputation for integrating quality architecture, interior design, stylish and smart, creative and corporate designs. Show More Summary
When I was in school for architecture back in the late 90's, 3D printers were state of the art, expensive as all get-out, and really, really finicky to work with. We're not quite at consumer-level pricing yet, but we're already close enough that legislation to stop individuals from 3D-printing firearms. Show More Summary
Located in Graz this amazing private residence designed and built by LOVE architecture and urbanism combines living and working space. The upper level, which is oriented completely towards the fantastic view, contains all of the living space, while the lower… Villa P by LOVE Architecture and Urbanism is a post by Georgia Reeve on Highsnobiety.
Inspired by architecture and his love of bird watching, Lach began working with discarded materials to create his nest pieces as a way to use materials to connect to the local environment. Lach sources the suitcases from secondhand stores. The vintage pieces
A new photography exhibition focuses on the work of Lucien Hervé, Corbu’s official photog for more than 15 years. Modern architecture was forged in concrete, glass, and film. Early modernist architects like Bauhaus designer Walter Gropius...Show More Summary
'Everything Loose Will Land' has 1970s works by Judy Chicago, Robert Irwin, Denise Scott Brown, Charles Moore and Frank Gehry, among others, and is the most opinionated of the exhibitions in the Getty L.A. architecture series 'Pacific Standard Time Presents.' "Everything Loose Will Land" has landed. And its timing could hardly be better.
The Colosseum in Rome is widely considered to be one of the greatest works of Roman architecture and engineering. This particular shot of the famous landmark was a thirty second exposure, which allowed the clouds to travel and give a sense of movement to the image. It also makes the colours really stand out. Thank you to [...]Show More Summary
New exhibition uses rooms as the canvas for these illuminated works.
Lebbeus Woods, Architect is on view at SFMOMA till June 2. Open Space is pleased to be hosting a series of posts on Woods’s work and legacy. Today, please welcome SFMOMA’s architecture and design department assistant Daryl McCurdy. In 1960, a 20-year-old Lebbeus Woods arrived at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to pursue a master’s [...]
Microsoft has just published the Smart Energy Reference Architecture SERA v2.0, after many months of diligent work on the part of architects, partners and Microsoft engineers combined. The document has grown slightly from the SERA version 1.0 length of 130 pages: SERA v2.0 is now 255 pages. Show More Summary
One of our favorite annual architecture awards is the AIA Chicago Small Project Awards. It's an opportunity for small firms to recieve recognition for work that might otherwise be shadowed by larger offices. The AIA awards innovation,...Show More Summary
We're gearing up to interview architect Jonathan Feldman of Feldman Architecture, and before we started we wanted to know if you, the readers, had a burning desire to ask him something. You can see the firm's work here, with...
Ladies and gentlemen, we're excited to announce the launch of Curbed Young Guns, our search for the next wave of up-and-coming architects, developers, and interior designers. All across the nation, creative people are hard at work creating gorgeous buildings,...
[Image: Tunnel House, Dream Mine, Johnson Creek, Abajo Mountains, San Juan County, Utah (1915); courtesy of the USGS]. I don't have much to say about this image, other than it depicts the architectural workings of something called the...Show More Summary
French artist Gilles Trehin has spent two decades working on the urban plan and architecture for an imaginary European island nation called Urville. Diagnosed with a form of autism, Trehin obsesses over the every detail, from the skyscrapers to the...
Women have come a long way in the arts, but there’s still a long way to go. It’s not so unusual to find the work of contemporary women artists in galleries and art historians continue to comb through the past in search of overlooked women visionaries. Show More Summary
Reconversão, which is part of the Northwest Film Forum’s superb The Built World series, is about the work and theories of Eduardo Souto de Moura, a Portuguese architect who won the 2011 Pritzker Prize. The greatness of the documentary...Show More Summary