Design

watch atlanta's soon-to-be-open mercedes-benz stadium roof close in this time lapse

<b>the city of atlanta, and its football team the atlanta falcons are soon to open one of the world’s most spectacular venues: the mercedes-benz …

Architecture

Designer creates daredevil secret studio under a bridge

No trolls, just a design studio under that bridge<p>The phenomenon of pop-up, guerilla architecture is nothing new, but rarely is it as thrilling as Fernando Abellanas’s hidden design studio. Affixed to the underside of a concrete traffic bridge in an unnamed location in Valencia, Spain, the space …

Architecture

Less is More, but Only if you Do it Right - The Plus Paper

We’ve got a Lot to Learn From These Minimalist Grand Prix Track Posters<p>By day, <b>Chungkong</b> is one of Amsterdam’s creative industry art directors set …

Music

Central Park Tower to become world's tallest residential skyscraper

New details about the future tallest residential building on Earth have been released, along with an updated rendering showing the supertall …

Architecture

Box set: a Marseilles sculpture park is putting the fabulous back into prefab

In 2016, Paris-based design dealer Eric Touchaleaume – known for re-popularising the works of seminal European architects and designers of the early 20th century – unveiled the Friche de l’Dscalette, a one-of-a-kind sculpture and architectural park on the outskirts of Marseilles, the French port …

Architecture

Mackenrow Ping Pong Table

With a clever name and striking angular form, the Mackenrow Ping Pong Table encourages you to move your matches from the game room to your main …

Shopping

​When Users Are Filled with Rage

As UX designers, it’s our job to make sure users can accomplish what they set out to do—and if we’re really on a roll—make them happy in the process. …

Interaction Design

Over 1600 Minimalist Line Icons in Several File Formats

Mixnimal, a huge set of 1620 fully editable line icons in a uniform, minimalist design.<p>Designed and published by the team of Icondesk, this huge …

Graphics

Eerie Everyday Digital Art by Stuart Lippincott

We posted about Stuart Lippincott in the past but he keeps delivering some incredible images with his Everyday project. Stuart is creating a digital …

Graphic Design

House Moser / Madritsch + Pfurtscheller

A 150 year-old barn that was no longer in use (and was about to be demolished) was torn down at its original site and rebuilt on the building site …

Architecture

The Curious Relationship Between Graphic Design and Health

A powerful means of visual communication, graphic design involves not only graphically communicated ideas, but also social, economic, cultural, …

Graphic Design

Row home in Hyde Park: $1.7M

5485 S. Ellis Ave. in Chicago: $1,725,000<p>Listed on August 1, 2017<p>This Ellis Passivhaus is Chicago’s first Passivhaus Institut Certified Building, which means it provides maximum occupant comfort with exceptional indoor air quality and maximum energy efficiency. The home has state-of-the-art …

Chicago

Pantone announces new color honoring Prince

The Pantone Color Institute announced "Love Symbol #2," a shade of purple honoring Prince. A collaboration with Prince's estate, the hue, actually …

Graphic Design

Architecture Could Be The Best Weapon Against Extremism

As the fight over Confederate monuments turns deadly, New Orleans-based designer Bryan C. Lee Jr. has been working to bring artists and historians together to create new symbols across the city that are inclusive of all people though his firm Colloqate Design.FS

Pinterest's new logo says goodbye to script text

Since 2010 Pinterest has been helping other people to discover the things they love, but it appears the catalogue of ideas has decided to focus on …

Typography

Alta Chalet

Located on a private ski club in Ontario's Blue Mountains, the Alta Chalet is a modern alternative to the traditional Alpine cabin. The simple form …

Architecture

Why KISS Needs To Be Your New Design Mantra

How 'keep it simple stupid' helps avoid the feature creep that interferes with your core design and business value.<p>Dinesh C, an award winning global marketer, is currently overseeing design and business development initiatives at CarVi, a company working to create an affordable technology to make …

UX Design

The Color Palettes of Your Favorite Films: The Royal Tenenbaums, Reservoir Dogs, A Clockwork Orange, Blade Runner & More

We tend to think of film as roughly divided into the "black and white" and "color" eras, the latter ushered in by such lavish Technicolor productions …

Culture

“Imagination doesn’t compare to our real life design history”: Annie Atkins on the art of graphic design for film

Every month, ten people descend upon a basement studio in Dublin’s historic Merrion Square. The streets are lined with grand Georgian houses and …

Graphic Design

Malvern midcentury modern on three acres asks $719K

Less than a mile from the Wharton Esherick Museum<p>A well-preserved midcentury modern home just 25 miles outside of Philly and less than a mile from the Wharton Esherick Museum has come onto the market, wowing with its clean lines and simplicity coupled with pops of color throughout.<p>The four-bedroom, …

Architecture

These Are The London Design Museum’s Picks For Best Designs Of The Year

London’s Design Museum has announced the shortlist for the Beazley Designs of the Year, its annual celebration of the most notable design ideas from …

Burkina Faso

Lights glow through slatted teak facades of Hamptons home by Leroy Street Studio

A spacious home in the Hamptons, New York, by Leroy Street Studio features wooden screens that soften the building's appearance and provide a "gauzy …

Architecture

Villa Maïa, Lyon, France

French real estate group Maïa has certainly made an impact with its 5-star debut into the hotel business. Located atop Lyon’s Fourvieère hill, what was once the site of a former hospital now houses a four-storey building designed by Paris-based Jean-Michel Wilmotte.<p>The interiors by French interior …

France

Various Architects turn an industrial Oslo building into contemporary offices

A historic building in Oslo’s locomotive industrial zone has been transformed into contemporary offices filled with natural light. This adaptive …

Architecture

Knight Frank Report Collection 2017 by Surgery & Redcow

The full report collection of 2017 designed by Surgery & Redcow for Knight Frank.<p>Consisting of three pieces, the agency partnership of Surgery & …

Real Estate

Web Design & Development News: Collective #341 | Codrops

Collective #341<p>August 16, 2017 View All<p>Speakerdex * Hologram * ES2017 Async Functions * Sketch for Designers * Js13kGames * Skeuomorphic Menu Systems …

Interaction Design

Tyku Sake

Creative Agency: Established<br>Project Type: Produced, Commercial Work<br>Packaging Content: Sake<br>Location: USA<br>Established was asked to redesign the existing …

Packaging Design

HDD integrates chinese garden design into an ultra-compact apartment

the project is located in an old historical district of shanghai, for more than seventy years, being the the sole living space for three generations.</b> …

Landscape Architecture

We Spent a Day with Lighting Designer Bec Brittain

Bec Brittain takes AD through the day of a in-demand designer, juggling multiple projects from her new studio-cum-showroom in Manhattan<p>"I see [my work] as a concept that is to be played with," says lighting designer Bec Brittain. Anyone familiar with the SHY Light series can attest. Since …

House B / SODA Arhitekti

<i>From the architect.</i> The plot for the construction of a family house is situated on the slopes of Medvednica, in the northwestern part of the city. …

Architecture