Sean Matthew

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These Architects' Drawings of Human Figures Offer an Insight Into Their Minds

While there are many different approaches creating architectural space, most architects agree that the primacy of the human is paramount to the …

Drawing

Shih-Yen Lo's desktop tools offer simple ways to cut-out complex shapes

<b>Graduate shows 2015:</b> Royal College of Art graduate Shih-Yen Lo has created a set of tools that allow inexperienced users to make precise and complex …

Printing

The best view yet of Apple's new 'Spaceship' campus that's beginning to take shape

Construction is well underway for Apple's new circular "Spaceship" campus, and a recent drone flyover gives us an excellent look at the project's progress.<p>The futuristic Apple Campus 2 is designed by Norman Foster's firm, Foster + Partners, and will eventually feature curved glass panels, an …

Solving L.A.’s Water Problems By Turning It Into A Giant Sponge

As California’s drought problems continue, every drop of water that hits the ground needs saving.<p>When rain falls in Los Angeles, most of it flows away–despite how desperately the city needs water. As the drought continues, and as climate change threatens future water supplies, some experts think …

What Color Is It? A Website that Translates the Current Time into Color | Colossal

<p>Created by Berlin-based artist and designer James E. Murphy, What Color Is It is a website that translates the current time (based on a 24-hour …

F-Bomb the N-Word Out of Existence

Racism is alive and well in America, and social media has created a vehicle for people to express it.<p>Fortunately, it also enables people to fight it. I just stumbled upon a very effective weapon to use against the n-word. It makes a blunt but clear point: the n-word is offensive. If everyone …

Architizer

Are tiny houses and micro-apartments the future of urban homes?

New designs for dwelling and fixtures aim to inject efficiency and comfort into ultra-small living spaces for rising urban populations<p>With an eye on urbanization, population growth and efficiency, tiny spaces were a big theme at this summer’s Dwell on Design conference in Los Angeles. Designers …

Architizer

Village Underground Lisboa

by Ross Belfer<p>In Lisbon, cultural prowess and creativity are as omnipresent as the prego sandwiches and Super Bock found on nearly every street corner. The Portuguese capital city has seen a surge in new innovative enterprises opening over the past year, indicating a slow crawl out of economic …

America's First Cat Caf Opens: Drink Coffee Alongside Adorable Cats

Yesterday, America's first cat caf opened in New York City. Cat lovers, you now have only three more day to sip coffee and eat pastries alongside adorable cats! Purina One teamed up with the North Shore Animal League, the country's largest no-kill shelter, to create this pop-up caf that's the …

Labyrinthine Drawings of Interconnected Rooms by Mathew Borrett | Colossal

The Natural Beauty of Imperfect Winter Landscapes

<i>Since August 2013, I’ve been a regular contributor to Chevy Culture, a lifestyle and auto site sponsored by Chevrolet. Click through for the full post on Chevy Culture, and come back in the next few weeks and months for more.</i><p>The world never ceases to awe and inspire us with its abundance of beauty. …

A Glimpse At The Mind-Reading Office Of The Future

The debate over open floor plans is so last year. The office of the future is all about digital infrastructure and interactive design.<p>For the past few decades, stuffy “enterprise solutions” have lagged behind the consumer hardware revolution. So while our domestic lives are blessed by the magic of …

Webee: A home hub that’s all about the algorithms

The smart home is fine, but I’m still waiting for the anticipatory home. A home that not only accepts programs and can be controlled remotely, but …

Professional Storage Doesn’t Have to be Impersonal

The Mia Ped is a container that goes beyond the traditional concept of office drawer systems, combining multiple functions in a single object! It’s …

Coroflot — Design Jobs & Portfolios

HP is looking for an ENTHUSIASTIC individual to join our commercial notebook and tablet design studio. This candidate must demonstrate portfolio …

Flotspotting: 'Gaia' is an Open Office Structure We Actually Like

Nailing down a perfect workspace is a science. For a place that you spend a majority of your time in, it had better fit you and pull the most …

OpenOffice

Inside Zazzle’s Sleek New Headquarters

Designed by Studio O+A, Zazzle’s new Redwood City office razzle-dazzles.<p>Since its inception in 1999, the spunkily named online retailer Zazzle has created an international community of DIYers. Users can create custom T-shirts, posters, greeting cards, and other products with their own art and …

Co-Work Angel Workspace by PENSON

London-based Co-Work offers entrepreneurs, start-ups, and small businesses shared workspaces with all the bells and whistles of a big corporation but …

'Roadless': Ackeem Ngwenya's Amazing All-Terrain Shape-Shifting Wheel Design

The phrase goes that one oughtn't reinvent the wheel, yet we've seen countless examples of people trying, from square to hubless to powered. The …

Engineering

Freedman Chair Recreates Spine’s Natural Standing Curves and Posture When Sitting

Sitting for long periods of time can increase your chance of getting heart disease, diabetes, and shorter lifespan, you are advised to get up and …

Ergonomics

The Perfect Office - Stoa Kitap Bookshelf, Modern Desks, Apple Mac Pro and Office Ideas

We've seen some great gadgets and equipment for designers. So many cool stuff, that we could actually assemble infinite perfect office spaces! Every …

Gear & Gadgets

Dynamic Modern Superyachts by Zaha Hadid

In collaboration with Hamburg-based shipbuilders Blohm+Voss, world-renowned architect Zaha Hadid has revealed a design project to create six different superyachts. The London-based architect conceptualized a 128-meter yacht that served as the inspiration for five smaller (90m) luxury boats known as</i> …

Infinitlar Autonomous Futuristic Vehicle for The Year of 2040

<b>Infinitlar</b> is an autonomous futuristic vehicle concept targeted for 2040 to resolve the increasing population around the globe. The idea behind this …

The Joy of Biking

Flexi-Bike poses a challenge to design thinkers and engineers, but in a very good and creative way. Sporting an informative LED display, the bike is …

FlyKly Smart Wheels Gives Your Bike an Electric Boost

Move through busy city streets in no time and spare your energy with the help of Smart Wheel, a pedal assist that encases an ultra-thin electric …