studio MK27 contains tetris house within an intimate timber-clad box

this two-storey residential property features a permeable ground floor that can be presented in a variety of configurations using movable panels. The post studio MK27 contains tetris house within an intimate timber-clad box appeared first on designboom | architecture &Read more…

discover the art of spare parts with OFFBITS toy robots

originally designed with unused and unloved bits and pieces, the tiny robots now come in built-it-yourself kits that can be infinitely customized with your own spare parts. The post discover the art of spare parts with OFFBITS toy robots appearedRead more…

svet vmes architects creates customizable loggia for students

two thick walls were created on either side of the room, hidden inside are 44 movable items that allow students to create, organize, and socialize however they want. The post svet vmes architects creates customizable loggia for students appeared firstRead more…

A’ design awards 2014 – 2015 winners announced

the A’ design award has announced the results of the 2014 – 2015 design competition, seeing 836 winners from 83 countries in 89 different design disciplines. The post A’ design awards 2014 – 2015 winners announced appeared first on designboomRead more…

florian busch architects playfully places windows on r4 building in tokyo

the three-storey, concrete office building features different sized and playfully placed windows that punctuate the envelope and provides varying focal points whilst framing the surroundings at discrete levels. The post florian busch architects playfully places windows on r4 building inRead more…

jasper morrison conceives alfi seating collection for emeco

bringing together a tradition of simplicity and a humble design aesthetic, emeco debuts the ‘alfi’ collection by jasper morrison at salone del mobile 2015. The post jasper morrison conceives alfi seating collection for emeco appeared first on designboom | architectureRead more…

catch my drip, a sculptural umbrella holder by non-useless

the small, locally sourced holders transform drying umbrellas into original sculptures, from québécois atelier non-useless. The post catch my drip, a sculptural umbrella holder by non-useless appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. …read more Shared by :Read more…

chevallier architectes’ chalet captures panoramic views of mont blanc, chamonix

‘chalet piolet’ in france sits beneath the snow-capped mountains in chamonix embodying the client’s vision of mountainous architecture of the future. The post chevallier architectes’ chalet captures panoramic views of mont blanc, chamonix appeared first on designboom | architecture &Read more…

arik levy adapts wood-bending technology in split + bloom series for TON

the french designer’s product collections for TON present the first occasion in which massive pieces of split bentwood are incorporated into the design and function of seating furniture. The post arik levy adapts wood-bending technology in split + bloom seriesRead more…

techne extends sandringham house with monochromatic volumes

located in auckland, new zealand, the renovated family home marries old and new architecture by adding a rear, spacious two-storey extension influenced by shipping containers. The post techne extends sandringham house with monochromatic volumes appeared first on designboom | architectureRead more…

kengo kuma’s irori paper pavilion for kitchenhouse at milan design week

conceived as a white cocoon, the pavilion has been constructed using 1 millimeter thick vulcanized paper that has been twisted and woven into place. The post kengo kuma’s irori paper pavilion for kitchenhouse at milan design week appeared first onRead more…

apollo architects exposes zig-zag timber trusses in wrap house

the unusual form of the building consists of a lower rectangular ground floor and a top pentagonal-shaped loft area characterized by the exposed zig-zagged timber trusses which wraps and supports the ceiling and extends onto one of the walls. TheRead more…