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Scented Intoxication: Reimagined

Following on from the success of 2015’s Scented Intoxication at the Australian Design Centre, Lyn Balzer and Tony Perkins will launch a collection of …

Rebranding Design

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Gorgeous California Cabins Designed To Help Writers Push Through A Creative Block

The 280-square-foot cabins impart a monastic sensibility.<p>Four compact, cedar-clad cabins are perched in the Santa Cruz Mountains overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Designed by Cass Calder Smith for the Djerassi Resident Artists Program—a respected resident-artist programs operating since 1979—the Diane …

Converted Warehouse in Fitzroy / Andrew Simpson Architects

<i>From the architect.</i> This project engages with issues of extended family dwelling, spatial flexibility, and adaptive reuse.<p>The Water Factory involves …

WALL Designs New Paveletskaya Transit Hub for Moscow

Over the past 20 years, the urban environment of Moscow's Paveletskaya Central Station has been degrading, suspending potential development of the …

The Caterpillar House Brings Shipping Containers To The Andes

The Caterpillar House is a modern family home situated in Santiago de Chile. It was built in 2012 and occupies a surface of 350 square meters. The …

Super Clever Small Space Solution: The Transforming Living Cube

To fit a lot of things into a little space, sometimes you have to get creative. For a San Francisco loft apartment that's only 500 square feet, …

Art, television, theatre and film predictions for 2017

Telegraph culture critics offer up their predictions for 2017, including the continued rise of on demand TV and the best art exhibitions, theatre and films to look forward to in the coming year.<p>On demand TV in 2017: <i>Anne of Green Gables, American Gods</i> and JK Rowling's <i>Strike Series</i><p>By Ben Lawrence, …

King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

SOM debuts "world's largest 3D-printed polymer building" designed for off-grid living

Architecture firm SOM has created a 3D-printed structure that generates its own power and shares energy with a companion vehicle, providing a model …

Architecture

New tech boosts 3D printing of metal objects

The prospects for 3D printing may have just become a little bit stronger, literally, thanks to a new way of using metallic powders to create …

Ability Maker Make-a-Thon

Worlds Smallest Cordless Drill and Saw

Here's the First Object Ever 3D-Printed from Asteroid Metals

Creating a physical metaphor for its business model, the space prospectors at Planetary Resources unveiled the first ever object 3D-Printed using …

A beautiful game: the sound installations of Super Critical Mass

Ethereal, crystalline tones ring out over a grassy park before being quickly consumed by the thrum of suburban traffic. Buses rumble past, trees …

Crocodile eggs and 3D printing: could these be champions of the Top End's Indigenous communities?

In Arnhem Land, the Northern Territory government is pinning its hopes on some unusual, but potentially lucrative, projects to increase employment<p>Three-dimensional printing using recycled water bottles is an unlikely enterprise to be found in a remote corner of Arnhem Land, but it’s among a suite …

The 3D Printing Innovations That Changed The World In 2015

2015 was a year of tremendous strides for the innovative industry of 3D printing, proving it has the potential to change everything around us — and …

Gaza doctor 3D printing stethoscopes after eight years under blockade

A doctor in the Gaza Strip who was faced with the fallout of an eight-year blockade in the territory has taken matters into his own hands and created …

ART: Harvesting traditional adornments

Jungle rummage acrylic on board by Ellie Hannon<p>TRADITIONS of body decoration and ornament across Australia's Indigenous cultures show great variety, …

art + soul, episode three: Love and Longing - Read - ABC Arts | Australian contemporary art and culture reviews, news & videos

Posted: Thursday, 21 August 2014 at 3:22pm<p><b>In the third episode of art + soul: Remote art centres such as TJALA ARTS maintain culture and community.</b> …

issue 60 - The jewellery of place

Lola Greeno, Maireener, 2003<br>photo Peter Whyte<p>Tasmanian Indigenous artist Lola Greeno is making her mark on the Australian art world, acclaimed for …

Seriously Tiny (and Slightly Strange) Hangouts That Push the Limits of Micro-Living

Could you vacation in a house the width of a truck? How about unwind in a sauna so lightweight it can be towed behind a bike? A new book of miniatures dares us to think small. Rebecca Roke's Nanotecture, a compact compendium of over 300 tiny built things, is available to preorder now through …

6 Ideas From 2015 That Will Change the World

From 3-D-printed body parts to a world powered entirely by battery, here are some of the most innovative tech and science breakthroughs of the year.<p>Advances in science and technology move at an insane pace these days--and luckily, many of the great minds leading the charge are using their …

Augmented Reality

A Curved Coffee Table By Stelios Mousarris

Cyprus-based designer Stelios Mousarris created the ‘Wave Coffee Table‘, a curved table that features the design of a cityscape, which appears to be …

The Most Important Design Jobs Of The Future

Designers at Google, Microsoft, Autodesk, Ideo, Artefact, Teague, Lunar, Huge, New Deal, and fuseproject predict 18 new design jobs.<p>Yesterday’s graphic designers are today’s UX designers. Will tomorrow’s UX designers be avatar programmers, fusionists, and artificial organ designers? Yes, according …

Subject Matter In Conversation with the Australian Design Centre

Lyn + Tony are currently exhibiting their first solo show at the Australian Design Centre (ADC) in the up-and-coming Sydney neighbourhood of …

Visionary Architecture: Chris Bosse on Cloud City - Dwell

New Dogma<p>Cloud City is a metaphor in sculpture for the kind of place we are able to create where our architectural environment catches up to who we are today. I’m always surprised that architecture is still built brick by brick like it was done centuries ago, when we live in a society of …

Cities

Scented Intoxication: Drama and Delicacy at the Australian Design Centre

Lyn and Tony are internationally acclaimed designers who, as partners in life and work, together create fine art photography and jewellery. Their …

Art