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DIY: 7 Best Natural Mosquito Bite Remedies

I’m a romantic, and so at the risk of facing commenter-wrath, I’m going to say it: The season’s first mosquito bite isn’t such a bad thing. It’s how …

Inflammation

Absorica: The Newest Anti-Acne Pill

Nowadays it seems like there is a pill for just about everything. We’ve heard about pills to boost Botox results, offer sun protection and help …

One Workplace / Design Blitz

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The One Workplace Headquarters project was a unique opportunity for both One Workplace and for Design …

Architecture

Kew House by Nic Owen Architects

Nic Owen Architects designed a renovation & extension to the rear of an existing house in Melbourne, Australia.<p>Architect: Nic Owen …

Campus Luigi Einaudi / Foster + Partners

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Uniting the faculties of Law and Political Science within a single, modern campus for 5,000 students, …

Architecture

Kim Jong-un selects architect for Pyongyang airport upgrade

<b>News:</b> North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has revealed his architectural taste by inviting a Hong Kong firm to design a new airport for Pyongyang.<p>PLT …

Do We Need Fewer Architects?

In an article by the Architects' Journal, Tony Fretton is quoted as saying there ought to be fewer architecture schools in the UK, with more …

Education

Cambridge University Library Landscape Design Competition

The University of Cambridge Library, with the Department of Architecture, recently launched a landscape design competition to transform the space …

Libraries

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House RP - Marcelo Rios / Gonzalo Mardones V Arquitectos

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The house for Marcelo Rios and his family comes from the order of this former tennis player, also former …

Highly Contextual Proposal For Flinders Street Station Rejuvenation / Herzog And De Meuron http://www.evolo.us/architecture/highly-contextual-proposal-for-flinders-street-station-rejuvenation-herzog-and-de-meuron/

China suspends construction of world's tallest building

<b>News:</b> construction of China's 838 metre-high Sky City tower has stalled just days after it began amid safety fears and a lack of necessary government …

Qatar / Woods Bagot

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Qatar Science and Technology Park (QSTP) is a key initiative of the Qatar Foundation in its drive to …

Architecture

St Moritz Church by John Pawson

British architect John Pawson's minimalist remodelling of a church in Augsburg, Germany, includes slices of onyx over the windows to diffuse light …

Ultra-Modern Residence in Stockholm With Exceptional Design Features

In this post we would like to present a Swedish home displaying an ultra-modern architecture approach. The whitewashed residence (discovered by …

Quartz Armchair by CTRLZAK and Davide Barzaghi

Greek design studio CTRLZAK have collaborated with Davide Barzaghi to create the Quartz Armchair.<p>Description<p>Nature with its’ astonishing perfect …

Lake House / LHVH Architekten

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This house above the Rur reservoir is reminiscent of the famous architectural icons along the …

Architecture

West Campus Student Housing / Mahlum

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Connectivity and pedestrian desire lines influenced the form and place making of four city blocks of …

Architecture

Exotic Thailand Villa Unveiling Panoramic Views of the Phuket Foothills

With a privileged location oceanfront on the picturesque Cape Yamu on the east coast of Phuket, Villa Padma unveils panoramic views towards the …

District of Columbia Public Library / The Freelon Group Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Tenley-Friendship Library has space devoted to children’s services, including online access, a large …

Online

10 Unique Ways to Green your Outdoor Eco-Friendly Home

Summer is a great time to spend more time in your outdoor home. Whether you are working on your landscaping, enjoying entertaining family or friends, …

Modern Wind Vault House Displaying a Quirky Barn-Like Roof in Singapore

<b>Wind Vault House</b> is an exciting contemporary house in Singapore, designed by Wallflower Architecture + Design. Displaying an interesting exterior, …

Paju Book City / Stan Allen Architect

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Paju Book City is a 125 hectare “Urban Wetland” that is being developed for the publishing industry in …

Architecture

Zhengzhou Clubhouse by noiz architects features a unique LED chandelier. Discover more: http://www.archello.com/en/project/zhengzhou-clubhouse Follow here: http://www.archello.com/en/project/zhengzhou-clubhouse?a=follow

World Design Guide update: August 2013

Our August World Design Guide update features Brazilian Design Week in São Paulo (pictured) and CU (Creatives Unfold) in Bangkok, plus we've added …

+ House / ninkipen!

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This case is a skeleton renovation of a room in 30-year-old apartment.<p>After removing interior finish …

Home and Studio by Iosa Ghini Associati

Located in Bologna, Italy, this private home and studio were designed by Italian architect Massimo Iosa Ghini of Iosa Ghini Associati as a renovation …

Dancing Dragons For Yongsan International Business District In Seoul http://www.evolo.us/architecture/dancing-dragons-for-yongsan-international-business-district-in-seoul/