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Articles about architect we love sou fujimoto on Dwell.com - Dwell

With his experimental buildings, the Tokyo-based architect is creating a new breed of hybrid design.<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, the characters in the...<p>Las Vegas designer Logan Hendrickson makes versatile, …

Annie Leonard Releases “The Story of Cosmetics”

If you’ve seen filmmaker Annie Leonard’s short videos–<i>The Story of Stuff,</i> <i>The Story of Cap and Trade</i>,and <i>The Story of Bottled Water—</i>you know that she has a knack for explaining environmental issues in a simple and entertaining manner. Leonard doesn’t disappoint with her latest, <i>The Story of Cosmetics</i>. …

Makeup

daniel libeskind: zhang zhidong industrial museum underway the stunning profile of the future museum pays homage to the history of iron and steel production in the city, uniting a respect for the past with hopeful exuberance for the future. http://www.designboom.com/architecture/daniel-libeskind-zhang-zhidong-industrial-museum-underway/

Menswear in Prague

by Adam Štěch<p>Prague isn't exactly known as a city for menswear enthusiasts. Not long ago, there was a severe lack of high-quality stores to visit, and pieces from interesting international brands were all but nonexistent. But now the situation is slowly changing: three concept stores have opened in …

Clothing

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

We're building a comprehensive, firm-wide resource for project specifications.<p>Project Connections give your design work the spotlight it deserves.<p>Find the best brands for every architectural product and material.<p>Low-rise, high-density housing attempts to combine the best elements of both urban and …

Design

CUT Architecture-Inspired Jewelry Series by Yumi Endo

Yumi Endo is an NYC-based designer at the intersection of design and technology. CUT is a collection of jewelry that features unique geometric …

Design

Nature’s Master Architects: Look Inside Some Amazing Birds’ Nests

Bianca Tuckwell’s photos of abandoned bird nests offer a closer look at exquisite home design–and a touching tribute to her late father.<p>Bianca Tuckwell begins most mornings by observing the nesting habits of a gregarious Blue Tit in a bird box outside her bedroom window in Surrey, England. “I watch …

Birds

Acne: 10 things you should know about the hot fashion brand

<b>The name</b><p>Up until 1996, the word "acne" wasn't very fashion. Since Acne – which actually stands for Ambition to Create Novel Expressions – began, …

Wildly Experimental Corsets, Inspired By Orthopedics And Smallpox

Marina Hörmanseder spotlights conditions that are often hidden, not celebrated.<p>Apart from a few broken fingers and arms resulting from “a very sporty youth,” Marina Hoermanseder‘s personal experience with hospitals and doctors has been relatively limited. It was during a coveted–and incredibly …

Smallpox

Baroque On Steroids? The World’s First 3-D Printed Room To Become A Reality

Michael Hansmeyer, who is known for using algorithms and computation to generate incredibly complex architecture, is finally ready to build (print) it. This summer, Hansmeyer, in collaboration with project partner Benjamin Dillenburger, will assemble a fully enclosed architectural folly whose …

3D

Burberry's London homecoming pays homage to Hockney and Bennett

Absence makes the heart grow fonder, even in the most fickle of industries. Burberry's return to London after a decade on the Milan menswear catwalks …

How MIT Is Hacking Thousands Of Worms To Print Buildings

Leveraging a biological swarm of silkworms, MIT has constructed a beautiful pavilion that questions the very nature of 3-D printing.<p>Editor’s Note<p>12/26/13<p>Happy (almost) New Year! We’re saying good-bye to 2013 by revisiting some of our favorite stories of the year. Enjoy.<p>We think of 3-D printers as …

Fabrication

Stealth Pavillion

The Stealth Pavillion is based on the concept of heterotopia, which describes spaces of “otherness” that are neither here nor there, simultaneously …

Just Add Water: Concrete Buildings Built With Air + H2O

An inflatable concrete building sounds a bit ludicrous – until you see the seemingly-magical construction of a Concrete Canvas shelter. Concrete …

didier faustino present the center of the infinite for solo houses

jun 02, 2013<p>didier faustino presents the center of the infinite for solo houses<p><b>in continuing the solo houses project whereby architects are invited</b> …

Is Kylie Jenner’s Latest Merch Collection Ripping Off An Indie Designer?

Style<p>Keep up-to-date on new celebrity styles and style news. Get the hottest fashion trends and beauty tips.<p>Style<p>More Fenty fashion<p>Hip-Hop<p>Dan's …

Miami Lift Elevates Visitors to Provide Them a New Perspective of The City

<b>Miami Lift project</b> has won Landmark Miami competition 2013 held by DawnTown. The theme focuses on designing an iconic structure where cities would be …

Surrealistic 18.36.54 House Finished In Reflective Steel

When I see this house, my first thought is ‘Wow’! Daniel Libeskind is the author of this 18.36.54 house in Connecticut. The name derives from the 18 …

Architecture

Now Available: Biobased Xorel, Fabric Made from Sugarcane

Those of you working in the furniture and interior design industries have probably heard of Xorel. For those that haven't, it's a high-performance …

Sugar Cane

YVMIN

The adornments lining YVMIN's Beijing studio tell a lot about their work. An iridescent heart hangs on the wall alongside a set of plastic heads of Greek statues, and mannequins donning elaborately layered garb bring movement into austere forms of sculpture. Their workspace is located inside …

beautiful #ceiling in #bathroom #Architect: James Hubbell Location: Santa Ysabel, CA on design-dautore.com

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Church of Rock (Cappadocia) by Marsel van Oosten Photographer (r)

Building Staircases with Nice Views: GLUCK+ - The Fox Is Black

Earlier this week, Dezeen ran a story about a clean and modern house; a house where the living spaces cantilevered off of stacked bedrooms like a …

Take a Tour of Designer and Architect Finn Juhl’s Fantastic Modernist Home (video) - The Fox Is Black

As a lover of Danish Modernism I was delighted to discover this video featuring the home of Danish architect and furniture designer Finn Juhl. …

A Stunning Survey Of Pics By Le Corbusier’s Trusted Photographer

A new photography exhibition focuses on the work of Lucien Hervé, Corbu’s official photog for more than 15 years.<p>Modern architecture was forged in concrete, glass, and film. Early modernist architects like Bauhaus designer Walter Gropius and Le Corbusier (Corbu for short) pioneered the use of …

Le Corbusier

Airbnb Comes Home Preview

One of the most exciting companies to enter the domestic sphere in the last five years is Airbnb. Transforming homes into short-term rentals, Airbnb has reimagined how we use our houses, and where we lay our heads when we're on the road. Deputy Editor Aaron Britt sits down with Airbnb cofounder Joe …