Foster’s Crossrail Place roof garden to open at Canary Wharf

Tropical roof gardens and a leisure complex designed by Foster + Partners to sit above its new Crossrail station at Canary Wharf in London will open to the public …read more Shared by : Dezeen

House in rural Germany features a slatted wooden facade and copper fittings

Narrow strips of wood screen both walls and windows at this house in Bavaria by Kühnlein Architektur, which comprises a pair of connected sheds (+ …read more Shared by : Dezeen

Tokujin Yoshioka designs all-glass wardrobe for Glas Italia

Milan 2015: Japanese designer Tokujin Yoshioka has created an entirely transparent wardrobe and a matching bench for Italian company Glas Italia (+ slideshow). (more…) …read more Shared by : Dezeen

Marc Newson’s Lockheed Lounge sets new record at auction

The Lockheed Lounge by Australian designer Marc Newson has retained its title as the world’s most expensive design object, after selling for more than £2 million. (more…) …read more Shared by : Dezeen

Irish studios collaborate on designs for Milan exhibition

Milan 2015: 20 studios from both sides of Ireland’s north-south border were invited to collaborate on projects that aim to show the breadth of the island’s creative industry – including …read more Shared by : Dezeen

Konstantin Grcic’s Clerici seating joins range for Mattiazzi

Milan 2015: industrial designer Konstantin Grcic has created a seating range assembled from flat wooden planes for Italian furniture brand Mattiazzi. (more…) …read more Shared by : Dezeen

Tigg Coll overhauls east London student housing to be “more akin to a members’ club”

A lounge contained within a house-shaped extension is one of several interventions designed by Tigg Coll Architects to add a more homely feel to a Shared by : Dezeen

Huize Looveld is a blackened timber house built on the site of a razed farmstead

Strips of dark-stained timber give a charred appearance to the three stacked blocks that form this house in the Netherlands, which replaces another property that was destroyed by fire (+ …read more Shared by : Dezeen