A New York exhibition explores where architecture and engineering meet to design for earthquake zones. The celebrated Stremmel House is on the market, offering a light-filled floor plan and expansive views.
SkyCycle is a futuristic concept that will radically change how people bike in London. Created through a collaboration between Exterior Architecture, Foster + Partners, and Space Syntax, the elevated network
The iconic, and slightly atomic, form of the shiny silver Airstream is embedded in our cultural and design milieu. Size doesn't matter when these homes push the conventions of building and living in Japan.
Inspired by the aperture of a camera, an angular home expansion brings focus to a new live/work space. One of the most devastating crises to hit Japan in over 60 years, the March earthquake and tsunami
It’s the end of the world, galaxy, and universe as we know it in this BBC-generated infographic of the future. Those Brits, they just can’t get enough of their time travel. As if laying claim to H.G. and
Tomohiro Inaba is a creative sculptor who produces eye-catching figures that look like they are disintegrating into thin air. The Japanese artist’s steel sculptures titled Promise of Our Star and Next
Today, architecture and design in Australia is more vibrant and exciting than ever. Architecture firm _naturehumaine designs a dream hideaway in eastern Quebec. In January 2003, we issued a challenge 16
Still high on brandy butter It may sound like a prediction made while still high on brandy butter, drunk with New Year optimism, but 2014 will see an increase in the volume and quality of social housing
fastcoexist.com - About the author Adele Peters is a staff writer at Fast Company who focuses on solutions to some of the world's largest problems, from climate change to homelessness. Previously, she worked with GOOD, BioLite, and the Sustainable Products and Solutions program at UC Berkeley. More
Designed by Mexican architect Ivn Jurez of X-Studio, Cactaceae is an otherworldly construction that blends a human-made structure into nature. Jurez developed the piece as a tribute to the land and, located
In an effort to enliven the local area of a new lake district on Changsha’s Meixi Lake in China, an international competition was held to design an innovative, new pedestrian bridge that would span the
As measured by zombie-proof model debuts, Hyundai might just be the most paranoid automaker out there, since it has now added a third living-dead-resistant vehicle to its fleet. Based on a Santa Fe Sport,
TravelPhoto Gallery Journey from Denali’s vast wildness to New York City’s Central Park with these seasonal snapshots. Every autumn a brilliant tapestry of gorgeous golds and rusty reds blankets the United