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4 Top Architecture Firms Reimagine Penn Station

New York’s Municipal Art Society sponsored a design challenge for a Penn Station the City deserves. The results are both ambitious and laughably overblown.<p>Few places inspire the kind of mean-spirited public ballyhoo that Penn Station and Madison Square Garden do. The Garden sits on hallowed …

Wong House / MC2 Arquitectos

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The assignment was to build a house on a site ment for planting vineyards and produce wine in …

Taringa House / Loucas Zahos Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Taringa house, originally a four-room worker’s cottage is located along Stanley Terrace, a …

Hotel + Congress Center Proposal / OOIIO

<b>OOIIO Architecture</b> shared with us 'Unbalance Hotel', their latest project for a landmark hotel and congress building in Lima, Perú. Located in a city …

Pacific Ocean

Tumblr Porn, Tim Cook and the Problem With Big Data — 10 Things You Need to See on AllThingsD This Week

In case you missed anything, here’s a quick roundup of the news that powered <b>AllThingsD</b> this week:<p>As expected last week, Yahoo bought Tumblr for $1.1 …

WordPress

The ugly truth: Apple vs. PC design

commentary The PC world still hasn't come up with an awesome design to challenge the iPad. The clock's ticking.<p>Walk into any Best Buy and you're hit with an ugly truth: PCs aren't pretty.<p>A 15-inch HP Windows 8 laptop that sells for $270 (Best Buy's "Deal of the Day" on Saturday) isn't meant to be …

OMA Proposes Radical Redevelopment Plan for the Miami Beach Convention Center

<b>South Beach ACE</b> just unveiled their master plan for the redevelopment of the Miami Beach Convention Center site. Currently in a battle with BIG and …

Urban Design

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

For inspirational ceramic tile flooring, look no further than Catalonia.<p>Steven Holl collaborated with craftsmen on every element of this landmark performing arts building.<p>Dive into our essential guides on building-products to help you design your next project.<p>Exploring the potential of glue …

Architecture

2013 AIA Housing Awards Announced

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has selected the six recipients of the 2013 Housing Awards. The AIA’s Housing Awards Program, now in its …

Architecture

La Luciole Concert Hall / Moussafir Architectes Associés

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Situated on the edge of Alençon, in the rural landscape of Lower Normandy, La Luciole – French for …

50 Cozy And Inviting Barn Living Rooms

Barn renovations are very often today because it’s a great idea to change an old space into a modern house without building – it won’t cost so much. …

Best Architect-Designed Products of Milan Design Week 2013

This week in Milan at the 52nd edition of the SaloneInternazionaledel Mobile (aka Milan Design Week), over 2,500 exhibitors showcased an endless …

Furniture

Serac Bench by Zaha Hadid-launched at Fuorisalone 2013, Officine della Torneria.Developed as an urban sculpture for seating & resting: http://www.archello.com/en/project/serac-bench

Persian Factory Second Prize Winning Proposal / Hooba Design Group

Designed by <b>Hooba Design Group</b>, one of the major aims in their second prize winning proposal for the Persian Factory in Iran was coming to an …

Tesla

Canterbury House with a Gorgeous Pool by Canny Architects

<i>0</i><p>Auckland based studio Leuschke Group Ltd Registered Architects have designed the Parry Court residence. Parry Court by Leuschke Group Ltd Registered …

Architecture

'Shigeru Ban – Architecture and Humanitarian Activities' Exhibition

Currently taking place at the Art Tower Mito's Contemporary Art Gallery and Plaza until May 12, the 'Shigeru Ban – Architecture and Humanitarian …

Architecture

Kent State University just picked Weiss/Manfredi as the winner of a design competition to build the University's new architecture building. The architects' proposal for the center is a transparent terraced building that is topped with a green roof. See the entire project http://ilikear.ch/16EnoFE

A Monaco Penthouse set to Rival the World’s Most Expensive

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>3 |<p>The Pinto team will bring their expertise to the birth of this expansive private lobby. The visualization is infused with competing angles, …

Interior Design

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Vitro Tactile Battery Case Reacts to A Notifications to Get User’s Attention

<b>VITRO</b> is a new kind of iPhone battery case with a dynamic tactile surface on its back. The surface, which consists of 23 movable tiles, gives a new …

Industrial Design

Check out this project that attempts to reconnect people in urban china with natural water, the aim being to create a demand for a more holistic urban environment, more at http://archdai.ly/ZTXfQj Sichang Road Teahouse / Miao Design Studio

WEISS / MANFREDI to Design Kent State's New, $40 Million Architecture Building

<b>WEISS / MANFREDI</b> has been announced as winner of the international competition to design a new College of Architecture and Environmental Design for …

Architecture

Marina + Beach Towers in Dubai / Oppenheim Architecture and Design http://www.evolo.us/architecture/marina-beach-towers-in-dubai-oppenheim-architecture-and-design/

The Indestructible Touchscreen Kiosks That Will Take Over New York's Subways

Over the last few weeks you might've heard about the ultra-futuristic information kiosks recently developed for the New York City subway system. It's …

The NY Times on French new-wave architects

anchor<p>By Archinect<p>Apr 2, '13 6:16 PM EST<p>Follow<p><i>But for lovers of contemporary architecture, Paris can be a surprisingly rich place. The latest crop of</i> …

Russia's Historic Mariinsky Theatre to Celebrate Grand Opening of Mariinsky II

On May 2, Russia’s preeminent Mariinsky Theatre will celebrate the grand opening of a new, 851,575 square foot addition on a neighboring site, just …

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