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Rasem Kamal proposes warren of subterranean services for Jordan's Wadi Rum

Architect Rasem Kamal has proposed a network of burrow-like spaces that would sprawl out beneath a UNESCO-protected valley in the Jordanian …

Architecture

Turnbull Asser

Classic Regular Fit Shirts<p>The original style, our standard shirts are regular in fit and allow for movement – ideal for busy gentlemen who need to …

Someone designed an accordion-like table that unfolds to double its length

Heatherwick Studio designers created a shapeshifting table, called Friction Table, that can be stretched to become two times longer than its original …

A-I-R creates oasis around central living spaces at Arizona desert house

Patterned brick walls define this Arizona home by A-I-R Architects, providing residents with a variety of indoor and outdoor living spaces amongst …

Architecture

Kengo Kuma reveals plant-covered Eco-Luxury Hotel for Paris

Plants will spill out between the overlapping wooden blocks that make up the facade of this hotel, which Kengo Kuma & Associates has unveiled for a …

Affordable houses: the perfect house with floor plans!

Everything about this home is amazing and a little bit fairy tale-like. Firstly, the entire home was created for a mere €48,098 / $55,000 which, as …

Atrium House / Tham & Videgård Arkitekter

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Atrium House is a vacation home for a family of three generations on the island of Gotland in the Baltic …

Stone Court Villa / Marwan Al Sayed Inc.

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> A ten acre desert site that contains two desert washes.<p>A modern, yet archaic architecture of walls that …

House in a Japanese forest features secluded courtyards framing views of trees and sky

Architects Megumi Matsubara and Hiroi Ariyama arranged this house in the forest near Karuizawa around five courtyards to provide views of vegetation …

Pleated shutters enclose cylindrical enamelware museum and cultural centre by Wutopia Lab

Perforated-aluminium screens zigzag around the walls of this cylindrical arts museum in Shanghai, which was designed by Wutopia Lab and features a …

Loft M.

A former factory on the outskirts of Kortrijk is the setting for this brief. Today it consists of a stack of two stories high empty rooms (lofts), characterized by steel columns and ceilings in brick arches. Daylight enters via four vertical windows in the corner of the room.

 The design of this …

QL House | VISIOARQ ARQUITECTOS

The QL House is located in one of the most exclusive areas of Algarve, on the Portuguese southern coast, a singular presence in an essentially …

Architecture

Use the Force: The Coffee Machine || Force Band by Sphero

Telstra explores blockchain, biometrics to secure smart home IoT devices

Telstra's efforts to blockchain IoT are being augmented by identity verification using voice, fingerprint, and facial biometrics.<p>Telstra is …

How blockchain can change the future of IoT

The Internet of Things (IoT) is a fast-growing industry destined to transform homes, cities, farms, factories, and practically everything else by making them smart and more efficient. According to Gartner, by 2020, there will be more than 20 billion connected things across the globe, powering a …

Internet of Things

3tags.org

DARPA is Working to Make Homes That Grow And Can Repair Themselves

DARPA’s Challenge<p>The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has certainly had its hand in making the gizmos and gadgets we enjoy into a …

China Actually Builds That Transit Elevated Bus Concept!

The working prototype is currently undergoing trials<p>Back in May we discussed China's Transit Elevated Bus concept, which is something like a …

Transportation

Barcelona's "Superblocks" Plan: Less Cars, More Bikes, Better Social Spaces

Ambitious, brilliant and affordable city planning at its finest<p>Thirty years ago everyone in China rode bicycles; today it's all cars. Thirty years …

Urbanism

Helping Cities Drive Human-Centered Design

<b>What are the implications of the United Kingdom cities devolution shift?</b><p>Moves to more flexible decision making open up the potential for various …

City Halls

KODA / Kodasema

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> KODA by Kodasema - a movable pre-fab mini house prototype from Estonia has been shortlisted for the …

Architecture

Gallery of Aluminum House / Fran Silvestre Arquitectos - 1

Image 1 of 33 from gallery of Aluminum House / Fran Silvestre Arquitectos. Photograph by Diego Opazo

A Wooden Residence In Western Austria

Named after its owners, ‘Haus für Julia und Björn’ is a wooden residence located in the picturesque scenery of Austrian mountains.Read more

Austria

Christchurch House / Case Ornsby Design Pty Ltd

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> After the huge earthquakes in 2010/2011 in Christchurch, New Zealand, the devastated original home …

Designing Suburbs: Beyond New Urbanism

<i>This essay is part of a new report from the Center for Opportunity Urbanism called "America's Housing Crisis." The report contains several essays</i> …

Urban Design

Knockout Modern House Uses Ramp, Not Stairs, to Connect Floors

This modern house in São Paulo, Brazil, a design by the local architecture firm Studio MK27—led by architect <b>Marcio Kogan</b>—clocks in at an eye-popping <b>14,531 square feet</b> (about 1,350 square meters), but, despite its size, Studio MK27 gave its clients a sensitively scaled, seamlessly connected home. …

ATTACHMENT by Kazuyuki Kumagai 2016 Spring/Summer Collection

Japanese tailoring at its finest.<p>Japanese label ATTACHMENT by Kazuyuki Kumagai was founded by the designer back in 1998 and since become known for its contemporary aesthetic laced with a distinct combination of edge and refinement. The latest range highlights a largely muted palette, featuring …

Summer Fashion

A House With A Rooftop Infinity Pool

Kois Associated Architects designed a panoramic house with an infinity pool as the roof located on the Greek island of Tinos.Read more

Panoramic Photography

Loft M / Graux & Baeyens Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Loft M: exercise in draping light<p>A former factory on the outskirts of Kortrijk is the setting for this …