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The Krane Hotel

Overlooking Nordhavn harbor, the Krane Hotel offers an ultra-exclusive stay in Copenhagen. The former coal crane has been converted into a one-room …

This Virtual Library Card Grants Free Access to 2,000+ Architecture Books

Many of us remember a time when getting your first library card was a rite of passage. Stepping into the library, filling out some details, and getting your card stamped for the first time signaled entry into the world of learning. Now, as time marches on, brick and mortar libraries are giving way …

Communication for the new design leader

I was recently asked to give a presentation to emerging IBM Design leaders on how to communicate as a leader. Good communication and leadership do …

Fifteen Art-Inspired TED Talks to Boost Your Creativity

JR x TED - Turn the World Inside Out<p>One of the most iconic TED Talks ever features JR and his global project entitled <i>Inside Out</i>, which was introduced …

TED Talks

Fredericia launches furniture collection designed by Jasper Morrison

<b>Dezeen promotion:</b> British designer Jasper Morrison has created a collection of furniture for Danish brand Fredericia, which will launch during this …

How to Remove Salt Stains from Leather Boots: A Step-by-Step Guide with Pictures |11&Chic

If you've been looking to get rid of those pesky salt stains on your winter boots, keep reading to find out how to do it...<p>Winter has hit and it has …

14 Fun And Stylish Examples Of Stools Made With Cork

1. The Bouchon Stool, designed by Radice Orlandini Design Studio for DOMITALIA.<p>2. This stool designed by Sputnik Estudio.<p>3. The SCRW Stool, designed …

A Modern Lake House in Western Massachusetts

Located on the edge of a lake in Western Massachusetts, Lake House, designed by Taylor and Miller Architecture and Design, appears sculptural and …

The best design conferences and events to plan for in 2016

Compared to other industry events, expectations are sky-high at design conferences. “Dentists, physicists, sociologists, taxidermists all meet to find out what’s new in their specialties. So do designers, but they are not happy about it,” Ralph Caplan former director of the Aspen International …

Graphic Design

Everything You Need To Know About TV And Movies In 2016

From The X-Files to The People v. O.J. Simpson, and Captain America: Civil War to Rogue One, there are a lot of new film and television offerings to look forward to. In chronological order!<p><b>Note:</b> This list, though long, is of course not everything. There will be movies that come out of Sundance and …

Entertainment

Women Who Whiskey dinner - Gentlemen's Edition (Nairobi)

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Home, on demand

<i>This story is part of</i> Crossings, <i>a series chronicling the global refugee and migrant experience. Follow the series and add your thoughts on Facebook and Twitter with the hashtag #GlobeCrossings.</i><p>There can be few items in the world more poorly designed for the purpose it serves than the standard …

Architizer

Flint, Stone and Pebbles: 7 Buildings That Marry Traditional Materials With Modern Forms

Crushed stone and flint have been used as a building material for centuries and are usually associated with classical architecture and 18th-century revivalism. Flint cobbles were often used in combination with limestone and brick during the Victorian era, mostly in cottages, churches, …

Adorable Hedgehog Continues His Reign of Cuteness on Twitter

Marutaro the pygmy hedgehog lives a life that can be described in one word: adorable. When we first discovered this cute little guy, he was bringing us joy with his paper disguises, and he hasn't lost that charm since becoming a family "man" with his wife Okomesan and daughter Kinoko. What has …

The First All-Wood High-Rise Buildings Are Going Up In The United States

In New York and Portland, two high-rise buildings will be made not from concrete or metal, but a throwback material: good old trees.<p>It seems as if New York City is always under construction. Every few blocks, steel frames and concrete beams are formed and stacked high in the air. Now a new 10-story …

Architecture

Meet 30 innovators finding African solutions for African problems

Quartz has chosen 30 innovators in Africa for their creative approaches to local problems in business, politics, culture and health and more. They will be honored on Monday (Sep. 14) at the Quartz Africa Innovators summit. Yinka Adegoke, Quartz Africa editor, says:<p>The narrative in Africa has moved …

Africa

Fall Movie Preview 2015: Biopics, Bond and 'The Force Awakens'

26<p>By<p>Fall is the time of the year when studios release the movies they're not ashamed of and that won't suck the soul right out of you. That's right, …

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Architizer

These Crystal Sheets Change Color When Layered Over Each Other

For a visual primer on how crystals refract light, look no further than the cover for <i>Dark Side of the Moon</i>. When light enters the prism, it slows down to different wavelengths and different colors emerge from the opposite side. Designers Thomas Vailly and Laura Lynn Jansen harnessed this natural …

27 must-have travel apps for every step of your journey

Travel is one of the industries that has completely transformed by the smartphone evolution and as a result, there is an abundance of ingenious apps designed to make your trips easy to plan, cheaper, well-informed and more enjoyable.<p>Short of literally packing your bags and rooting out your …

Apps

Architizer

A Space-Saving Bed That Lowers From The Ceiling

In apartments where the square footage is measly but the ceilings are tall, maximizing vertical space is key. Streamlined shelves, attic storage and hanging bike hooks all save space by employing the same basic concept: when living space seems limited, look up.<p>BedUp takes this idea and applies it …

Architizer

Beautiful Houses: Northern Rivers Beach House

Today we will show you an inspiring house in Australia, a project by refresh*design. The house is beautiful, cost effective and incorporates …

Portraits of the Disappearing Tribes of the World

Photographer Jimmy Nelson spent three years between 2010 and 2013 visiting some of the indigenous cultures found in the furthest corners of our …