Alice Chia-wei Chen

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Garden Bridge Across The Thames Proposed For London (PHOTOS)

The designer behind the London 2012 Olympic Cauldron, Thomas Heatherwick, is planning a £60 million pedestrian garden bridge across the River Thames. Commissioned by Transport for London, the idea is to connect north and south London (it will sit between two existing bridges) with a garden of …

Metallic Marble Wallpaper by Calico Wallpaper

Brooklyn-based Calico Wallpaper began haphazardly during the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy when Rachel Mosler and Nick Cope were stranded in their …

Beautiful Thoughts: Artist Lisa Park Manipulates Water with Her Mind | Colossal

<p>Conceptual artist Lisa Park has been experimenting with a specialized device called a NeuroSky EEG headset that helps transform brain activity into …

Peter Zumthor Redesigns LACMA As A “Black Flower” - The Fox Is Black

I haven’t quite known what to think about Peter Zumthor’s proposed overhaul of the LACMA campus, ever since I saw it described as a “black flower.” …

Watch: Apple’s Poetic Statement On Its Design Process

Minimalist? Simple? Flat? In this video, Apple reminds the world that its design goes beyond Bauhaus sensibility.<p>At WWDC, the lights went down, the hollers went up, and then Apple played this video in a near whisper. In that moment, I thought it was mistimed. It was too much of a love-in intro to …

A Modern Japanese House With A Surprise Garden Inside

A small house located in Japan’s Yamaguchi prefecture has a bit of surprise located in the center of it. House J, designed by Keiko Maita Architect …

Dining Rooms

Interactive Light Sculpture Moves Just Like a Living Creature

It can be argued that all art is alive in some way, but Dutch design studio Toer has created an interactive light sculpture that seems to actually …

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Three Rooms in the Miller House and Garden

The international modernist residence, Miller House and Garden in Columbus, Indiana, was commissioned by industrialist and philanthropist J. Irwin …

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New Designs from Iacoli & McAllister - The Fox Is Black

Last week, hundreds of new and established design makers showcased their latest wares during NY Design Week. And while there were many standouts, …

Zimoun Creates A Roar of Applause With Wires and Carboard

Close your eyes and watch the video below. Do you imagine yourself standing onstage at the end of a play to a roar of applause, roses falling at your …

A Forest Hideaway Proves Concrete And Cozy Can Go Together

The AV house makes an excellent case for concrete at the domestic scale.<p>A common, if facile, critique of Brutalism is that it is widely unsuited to domestic application. A home, after all, is not a city hall (Brutalism was most extensively rendered in the service of civic structures), and it need …

Three-Story Interior Green Wall Breathes Life into Home

What looks like an imposing, monolithic black volume from the outside is filled with air, light and greenery on the inside. Casa CorManca is a …