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A Quirky Renovation Brings an Indoor Garden to the Center of Madrid

In Madrid, Spain, Husos Architects renovate a turn-of-the-20th-century apartment for a client with dual passions: her houseplants and a nice, long bath.<p>With her grown sons about to leave home, a Spanish woman decided to move from the suburbs to central Madrid. The change of scenery would mean …

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In the city's Villeray neighborhood, a cramped structure is recast as an open work-play space for a young family.<p>Removing a sloping ceiling adds five feet of headroom to this brightened live-work space.<p>A cramped apartment in a prewar apartment building becomes an inviting space for a young family.<p>A …

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Seeking an escape from bustling city life, a Manhattan couple embarks on a renovation in the verdant Hudson Valley.<p>High on the east bank of New York's Hudson River, a special midcentury home receives a stunning renovation inspired by the...<p>With new owners, a locally-renowned midcentury home in Los …

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Hailing from Denmark and India, a husband and wife cultivate a collective heritage at their renovated, almost-passive Brooklyn...<p>Buckminster Fuller is credited with inventing the geodesic dome, and designing over 3,000 of the structures the American...<p>Who says that grown-ups can’t have tree house …

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6 Ways To Make Your Indoor Plants Look Like Modern Art

As science has shown, nature offers restorative effects on our brains and can be a visual break from our often harried and frenetic lives. The research behind houseplants and their health benefits is less robust, but studies have shown that some people are less anxious, more productive, and happier …

Google And Ideo Are Building A Coding Platform–For Kids

Teaching kids to code is a familiar idea. Giving them access to the entire Internet of Things, as Project Bloks will, is new.<p>These days, everyone’s saying that it’s important for kids to learn to code–and, in turn, it feels like every company is coming up with its own proprietary systems to do …

The Surprising Origins Of Nendo’s Gorgeous Minimalism

A new exhibit explores the historical precedents of Oki Sato’s wildly prolific Japanese design studio Nendo.<p>Oki Sato, the designer behind Tokyo-based studio Nendo, is known as much for his ceasless creativity as he is for making objects that inspire a sense of playfulness and delight. Consider his …

These Smart Building Blocks Let Kids Build Worlds–Then Explore Them

Want to build a labyrinth of pylons that grow trees and spout waterfalls? In the mixed-reality game Koski, it’s simple.<p>We all loved growing up with Lego and Lincoln Logs, but it can be easy to see why a child raised on iPad screens might crave more animation and interactivity–all of the magic of …

Why Cute Design Is Aww-some

A sneezing toaster. A trash that plays peek-a-boo. A pooping vacuum cleaner. Can cuteness help encourage responsible consumption?<p>To some, calling a design “cute” might seem like a sly, backhanded compliment. Yes, it’s nice to look at, but cuteness isn’t typically taken <i>seriously</i>. Hello Kitty is …

自然洋行建築事務所

將人類(自身)隔離文明、面對低物質生活設定後,解放出對自然界的基本棲息狀態的動物性,莫名以本能方式緩緩地構成。少少原始感覺研究室便是作為探索都市文明/森林自然界之間環境空間的工作場域,並以無所用的生活介質,如光澤、草、佛像、花、香氣、音、瑜珈等天然感精神之物,作為轉換數位生活至類比化的療癒探索計劃。<p>…

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클라이언트와의 지속적인 커뮤니케이션으로 사람과 공간에 맞는 실내·외 조경디자인 및 시공을 제공합니다.<p>여러분의 공간에 포인트가 될 수 있는 다양한 플랜테리어 제품을 제안합니다.<p>온라인샵과 오프라인매장에서 구매하실 수 있습니다.<p>식물에 대한 이해를 바탕으로 한 디자인 및 …

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An Italian family's rich history permeates every detail of this stunning Napa Valley winery.<p>Two Seattle architects design and build a dynamic multifamily structure on a formerly vacant lot.<p>A dated apartment in Milan receives a gut renovation.<p>Two Seattle architects design and build a dynamic …

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Ana Strumpf – Magazine Cover Magic

Have you ever wanted to see the actual line where art meets graphic design? Ana Strumpf will be standing there, holding stacks of her magazine cover …

The Secret World Inside The Original 1984 Macintosh

The London-based studio Dorothy—makers of posters and infographics that also serve as speculative maps of fanciful worlds–has released its latest print, a look inside the original Macintosh computer. In typical Dorothy fashion, though, the inside of a Mac isn’t filled with circuit boards and …

Inks: A Beautiful (And Messy) Game Where Pinball Meets Pollock

The award-winning game designers behind Lumino City created a new iOS game during their time off.<p>The 2014 game <i>Lumino City</i> was a David vs Goliath coup of the video game world. The first game by a four-person studio called State of Play Games, it turned a real, 10-foot architectural model into a …

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What Happens To Your Brain When It Hears A Story

Forget the Mariana Trench. The deepest unexplored geographies on the planet are trapped right inside our skulls<p>The human brain is a mysterious hunk of meat. For example, as you read this, you’re “hearing” the words in your brain, and sorting out their meaning, but where exactly <i>are</i> these gray matter …

Must-See Design Documentaries You Don't Want To Miss

Inspiration is all around you. Your design taste is developed by the things you consume. Your creative genius is influenced by the food you eat, sounds you hear, music you listen to, books and articles you read and movies you watch. If you feel like procrastinating make sure you spend your time …

Small Designer Homes on Odd Lots Offers New Model For Urban Development

A traditional gateway to homeownership, the starter homes of the past offered a simple, mass-produced route to owning property. But in challenging urban markets such as New Orleans, with rising housing prices and a lack of undeveloped land, simple, straightforward and affordable housing can be in …

Exclusive: Inside Autodesk’s Robotics Lab Of The Future

Our exclusive behind-the-scenes look at how Autodesk almost didn’t see the groundbreaking innovation right under their noses.<p>In the middle of a tall, wide, two-story workspace with black walls and a conference room built inside an orange shipping container, three industrial robots are sitting …

Send A Secret Message You Can Only Decode With A Walk

We’ve all seen industrious bikers and joggers carve out little shapes on Google Maps. Trace is an app that flips this idea on its head. A project led by University of Washington’s Daniela Rosner, it allows you to draw a shape and send it to someone else, like a secret message.<p>And the only way they …

Ingenious Bookshelves Turn Your Books Into Art

A book crammed onto a shelf is more or less wasted. This isn’t the 1890s. You’ve got Netflix to watch, so you aren’t reading those books again. What are they, then? They’re nostalgic decoration, a way to remember great stories of yore.<p>So why not play up books’ aesthetic properties? Tape Shelf, by …

A Stunning New Journal By One Of The World’s Top Data Viz Studios

OCR Journal #001 will print just 500 copies, each with a unique visualization on the cover.<p>The Office for Creative Research (OCR) is what Noa Younse calls “a tiny, artificially lit, heat-challenged Chinatown shoebox of a space.” But in that office, designers are generating some of the most exciting …

STEM Curriculum Turned Into An Addictive Game

With Simple Machines, six interactive worlds illustrate the foundational principles of physics.<p>Levers, pulleys, and wheels–they’re tools that outline some of the most foundational principles in physics. But foundational principles are boring. What’s fun is using a lever to catapult a boulder at a …