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Illustrated Poster Highlights 90 of the World's Architectural Achievements

Have you ever wondered what some of the world's greatest architectural achievements are? A new poster titled <i>The Schematics of Structures</i> by the online shop Pop Chart Lab celebrates 90 structural feats from around the world and throughout time. The image is presented as a blueprint-style …

Architecture

Freedom Tower Architect Daniel Libeskind: “Ground Zero Is Very, Very Close To My Original Idea”

The renowned architect talks to Co.Design about how he works, embracing failure, and why he’d love to design an airport.<p>After more than a decade of development, 1 World Trade Center, the 1,775-foot colossal tower that has risen from the depths of Ground Zero, is finally ready to open (probably). …

Architecture

Eye Magazine

Events<p><b>DON’T MISS</b><p>to 14 August 2018<p><b>Typetersburg</b><br>Design festival in Saint Petersburg, Russia.<br>Speakers include Playtype, Gayaneh Bagdasaryan and Eugene …

Posters

3XN plans 200-metre skyscraper to overlook the Sydney Opera House

<b>News:</b> Danish firm 3XN has unveiled plans for a 200-metre skyscraper made up of five stacked volumes, which will overlook the Sydney Opera House from …

London Design Festival 2014: Highlights from Tent London

Tent London—and its sister event Superbrands—took over the long retired Truman Brewery (interestingly the old beer may be making something of a …

Behind Locked Doors

Has it ever crossed your mind that someone can easily steal your electronic door passcode? Shit happens! More often than not, gullible people end up …

8 Mysterious Ancient Cities

If a community abandons a town and leaves no written records behind, it can’t help but be a mystery to us. And the older the community, the less …

G7 Apartment in Hong Kong Revealing Peaceful Warm Hues Throughout

Located in Hilltop Mansion, Braemar Hill, Hong Kong, this home was originally a two-bedroom one. <b>G7 Apartment</b> by <b>Fixonic</b> is the result of a …

Yacht-Designing Billionaire Wants To Build A Yacht-Shaped Hospital

Russian banker-turned-designer Vasily Klyukin wants hospitals to be more welcoming. So he’s creating one that looks like a giant boat.<p>If he could, Russian billionaire Vasily Klyukin would no doubt redesign the world. The banker-turned-designer released a book last year of 32 out-of-this-world …

Mr. Bean Hilariously Inserted into Historical Paintings

Illustrator and caricature artist Rodney Pike shows off his superb photo manipulation skills with these hilarious insertions of the beloved character Mr. Bean into historical portraits. It's an amusing surprise to discover the British man's expressive face peering out from underneath a feathered …

Unique Faade of Secluded Home Covered in Intricate Wood Cut Outs

Nestled within the Austrian countryside sits a gorgeous home designed by architect Alexander Diem. The secluded residence is called <i>Villa Am See</i> and features a unique faade of intricate, repeat-pattern designs cut out from wood; their imagery is meant to symbolize food and the harvest. Not only are …

The Psychology of Achieving Balance In Interior Design

Interior design is about so much more than sense of style. We’ve already talked about your design choices are influencing your subconscious, but …

In London, there's an entire billboard made out of cake

Well this billboard takes the cake! Located at Westfield London at Shepherd's Bush, this billboard took over seven hours to complete and, you guessed …

Modular House Design Concept Clings to the Side of a Cliff

In response to a number of clients seeking options for living on extreme coastal plots, Australian prefab architecture firm Modscape created the <i>Cliff House</i>, a design concept for a home that extends precariously from the side of a cliff. Inspired by the way barnacles hang on to a ship's hull, the …

House Design