Sam Farhang

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39 Reasons Why We Love Long Beach

<i>We'll just say it: Long Beach is underrated. It's just far enough away from Los Angeles to feel a little bit more relaxed, cheaper and friendlier.</i> …

Ice Cream

6 Major Design Trends Shaping City Life In 2015

Co.Design talked to a slew of experts about how design is changing the way we experience cities, from where we live to how we eat.<p>Cities are the future. By one oft-cited statistic, 70% of the world’s population will live in urban areas by 2050. But chances are, the cities of the future won’t look …

Urban Design

Colorful Hand-Woven Walls Create a Clever Optical Illusion

When looking at this piece by artist Wies Preijde, you might not realize that it's actually a site-specific installation. The flattened space and combination of lines and colors make it look like a drawing. It's only when we see a person standing in the room that we're assured that Predijde's work …

Artist Uses Paint Swatches to Create a Colorfully Pixelated Space

New Jersey-based artist Madiha Siraj often uses everyday materials like clay, yarn, or paint swatches to creatively manipulate space. For this work, she covered every inch of a designated area with small square paint swatches to produce colorfully bold, pixelated results.<p>In doing so, she …

Art

Studio Weave adds colourful herringbone decking to London College of Fashion roof garden

Studio Weave has designed a new roof terrace for London College of Fashion's gallery space, adding brightly coloured decking and seats.<p>"We have made …

House in Kashiwa / Yamazaki Kentaro Design Workshop

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> A “container” that changes as you design and live in it, and design it, on top of the challenge of …

The History Of Graphic Design, In Icons

We know two things for sure about the guys over at Brooklyn’s Pop Chart Lab: they love drinking, and they love good graphic design.<p>Their latest poster is a tribute to the entire history of the latter: The gridded, black-and-white poster is a cheat sheet to the history of graphic design, beginning …

Blow lamps by Theo Möller inflate like balloons

<b>Milan 2014:</b> these LED lamps by German graduate designer Theo Möller blow up like balloons to create inflatable lighting.<p>Shown at Ventura Lambrate as …

Pop-up design shop by i29 creates a hall of mirrors in an 18th-century building

Mirrored displays and walls have been designed to create a surreal visual effect at this pop-up design shop that Dutch interiors studio i29 has …

Today's archidose #732

Here are some photos of the Gare Postale (2012) in Sion, Switzerland, by DV Architectes & Associés, photographed by trevor.patt.<p>To contribute your …