The founder of New York design gallery Chamber has described the "dehumanising and degrading" ordeal of being turned away by US border patrol when he arrived in the country last week. Read moreRead more
in essence, 'wheel' is a high quality record player turned upside down, where everything happens behind the scenes and is controlled by a central joystick.Read more
The charity set up to deliver Thomas Heatherwick's £185 million Garden Bridge has acted legally and responsibly, according to a formal inquiry called for by London mayor Sadiq Khan. Read…Read more
British engineer and inventor James Dyson has announced he is increasing his brand's UK presence tenfold with the opening of a second campus. Read moreRead more
A cyclist rides along Chicago’s Dearborn Street in a special bike lane. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
When it comes to cyclist safety, physical barriers like parked cars or plastic bollards are a clear step up from painted white…Read more
a typical california ranch style house is completely clad in reflective mirrored surfaces, framing views of its vast landscape.
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Nokia is exerting its nostalgia power with the return of the iconic 3310 mobile phone, but are readers enthusiastic about owning a 17-year-old handset? Find out in this week's comments update. Read moreRead more
the hotel is housed within the grain elevator portion of the historic complex, occupying six floors above what will become a major contemporary art museum.Read more
Go in a design direction that will give your space a natural energy and elegance with furnishings and accents in shades of forest green. A rich hue with upscale appeal, forest green is a versatile tone that can be used…Read more
the concept imagines the ways that tomorrow's vehicles can create a more efficient, collaborative and flexible commute.
The post IDEO envisions ride-sharing car concept for ‘the future of moving together’ appeared first on designboom | architecture…Read more
Manchester's Piccadilly Gardens station (Photo by Rept0n1x)
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We see a lot of showhouse-worthy laundry rooms on Houzz, but reality for most of us is starkly different. Our laundry areas are often tiny, unfinished spaces — no flair, no style, just purely utilitarian. But we can make the… Read moreIt’s March, which means the madness of college basketball tournament play is about to start. Those college athletes will play in big arenas filled with fanatical fans, but most of us don’t play hoops under the bright lights. Instead, we… Read more
NAACP President Cornell Brooks (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
Cornell Brooks is three years into leading the nation’s oldest and largest grassroots-based civil rights organization, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). We spoke recently about the work…Read more
American artist Doug Aitken has built a small house-shaped structure, clad top-to-bottom in mirrors, in the desert outside…Read more
The work of Robert Rauschenberg, on show at Tate Modern, seems to have predicted almost every contemporary art movement that followed, finds Veronica Simpson.Read more
titled 'the beacon', the project is one of the five winning entries for the winter stations design competition 2017. The post JJs arquitectura builds a temporary donation hotspot in toronto appeared first on designboom | architecture & design…Read more
A lot at West 126th Street in Harlem, currently in use as a community garden but now slated for development
Competing priorities are a way of life in most cities, and that can get messy.
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It’s been an especially dark, wet, gloomy winter here in San Francisco, where I reside, so I’ve taken to searching out and collecting images of bold, bright and colorfully painted homes in New Orleans in an effort to perk myself… Read more
set against a backdrop of the alps, this fire station is distinguished by its golden color. The post pedevilla architects paint fire station mustard yellow in northern italy appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.Read more
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