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Tammo Prinz's conceptual skyscraper would be built from tessellating modules

German studio Tammo Prinz Architects has developed a concept for a residential skyscraper built from a stack of modular cubes and dodecahedrons (+ …

Villa Kogelhof / Paul de Ruiter Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The 25 hectare estate is part of a larger program initiated by the government, which aims to connect …

Dwell

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Home Tours

Artist Uses a Rake to Create Amazingly Large Sand Paintings

Artist Andres Amador takes unconventional art to a whole other level with his incredible sand paintings. Using the beach as his enormous canvas and rakes as his brushes, Amador creates massive, eye-catching murals featuring geometric and floral patterns. The sand artist uses his whole body to …

Art

Mad Scientist Coffee Maker

Forget the drip! The Café Balão coffee maker is not only cooler looking than plain ol’ mechanical coffee makers, it also makes an entire pot 3 times …

Bauhaus Style Residence Enclosing a Delightful Garden: Villa Wiese in Berlin

Architect and builder <b>Volker Wiese</b> has realized his personal home design dream with a Bauhaus style residence with exterior HI-MACS® cladding that …

ARCHICINE: Illustrations of Architecture in Film

Federico Babina, the mastermind behind ARCHI-PIX (Parts One and Two) has come up with a fun new series - ARCHICINE - representing iconic works of …

Alfred Hitchcock

San Francisco Loft / LINEOFFICE Architecture

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> An interior renovation of a 1,150 SF loft in the SOMA neighborhood of San Francisco, California.<p>The aim …

Architecture

Modern Floating Home is the Perfect Tranquil Retreat

<i>Floating House</i> is a home designed by architect Dymitr Malcew that offers its residents beautiful unobstructed views, a connectedness to their surroundings, and an easy way to move from one locale to another. Created for H2ORIZON, a French developer that specializes in floating structures like this …

Architecture

Physical Therapist´s Practice Merged With Modern Home in Austria

<b>ma hoRe Architects</b> completed the design and development <b>muk Residence</b>, an original housing project in Saalfelden, Salzburg, Austria. The primal need …

A Backyard Library by 3rdSpace

You might have noticed a trend over the last five or so years that takes the home office or guest room outside of the house and into the backyard. …

Money is Material: Watch as Collage Artist Mark Wagner Turns the U.S. Dollar into Art | Colossal

<p>The Avant/Garde Diaries recently did a short feature on collage artist Mark Wagner (previously) and got some excellent footage of the artist at work …

inFORM: An Interactive Dynamic Shape Display that Physically Renders 3D Content | Colossal

<p>While it’s debatable whether we’ll ever be able to teleport objects or people around the world at the speed of light, the inFORM system from …

"Swing at the End of the World" is Located Off a Giant Cliff

Swing sets are typically used by children on a playground, but this makeshift contraption known as the <i>Swing at the End of the World</i> is only for the bravest adventurers willing to take the risk of falling off the edge of a cliff while swinging high in the air. Located in Baos, Ecuador at La Casa del …

Workouts

Practical Infographic Coins Feature Pie Chart for The Inner Part

Do you still remember infographic coins that we featured it here? Well, Mac Funamizu has announced that the concept won red dot award: design concept …

Infographics

Cristian Reyes Studio Giros Table

Amongst the many emerging industrial designers we met while visiting Feria Habitat Valencia in September 2012, Cristian Reyes Studio was a true standout. In the year since our introduction, the Spanish designer has continued to experiment in warm natural woods and his recent Giros table design is …

Furniture

Rendering Crystal Into Wood and Upholstery: CTRLZAK's Quartz Armchair

Remember how weirdly machined the elements in R. Tanaka's microscopic photos looked? Viewed in nanoscale, these seemingly organic items exhibit an …

The COBURNS : Small, Versatile, and Beautiful iPad Stands That You Can Keep Inside Your Pocket

<b>The COBURNS</b> are minimalist wooden iPad stands designed by Eric Rea and Levi Price of FineGrain. Each unit is handcrafted in the USA, the quality is …

Industrial Design

Studio: An Adaptable Seating System for Anywhere

Studio is a system of seating, designed by UNStudio for Offecct, that can be adapted for any environment. Perfect for an office or as a conversation …

IPMB PROJECT / OK PLAN ARCHITECTS, S.R.O

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The administration building of the IPMB firm is located on the main road of the village Konárovice close …

Architecture

Art Warehouse in Boeotia by A31 Architecture

A smooth, curved concrete shell forms the exterior of this art studio in Boeotia, central Greece by Athens studio A31 Architecture (+ slideshow).<p>A31 …

Amass by Benjamin Hubert for 100% Design

London designer Benjamin Hubert created a screen of branching modular structures to surround the auditorium at trade show 100% Design during the …

Botanical garden in Australia wins World Landscape of the Year 2013

<b>World Architecture Festival 2013:</b> this year's award for the best landscape project at the World Architecture Festival has gone to a botanical garden …

A Huge Submarine Bursts through the Streets of Milan | Colossal

<p>As part of an absurdly clever advertising campaign orchestrated by ad agency M&C Saatchi Milano for insurance firms Europ Assistance IT and …

The Pool House by Klopf Architecture

Klopf Architecture was enlisted by the homeowners of a mid-century modern home in Los Gatos, California to transform an open pool deck into an …

Translucent Home Built Around a Tree in a Kazakh Forest

Located in a forest on the mountains of Almaty in Kazakhstan, architect Aibek Almasov of A.Masow Design Studio has designed a concept for a modern spiritual retreat. The project, known as <i>Tree in the house</i>, presents a cylindrical, four-story glass space featuring an encased tree in the center. A …

Architecture

Beautiful Houses: Pure White Interior Design

This week we will show you the elegant interiors of a house in Almuñecar, Granada, Spain a project by Susanna Cots. The interior design of this house …

Interior Design

Heart of a Car, Soul of a Motorcycle

Developed with guidance from the Audi Design Concept Studio and KISKA design, the Audi Nexus concept is a purpose-driven and efficient vehicle …

Spannbandbrücke / ANNABAU

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The design for the tension band bridge was developed in an cooperation of ANNABAU (architects) and …

Bands

House in Akiya / Nobuo Araki

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This is a two-story weekend house with a rooftop deck in Akiya, located a few hours drive south of …

Living Rooms