south africa spinning: an act of defiance, a work of art

south africa spinning: an act of defiance, a work of art

from subversive criminal activity to legal sport with recognized art status, south africa keeps on spinning. The post south africa spinning: an act of defiance, a work of art appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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1 hour ago, Design Boom

Tahirah, Tamika and Lemara, Plantain Papers

Tahirah, Tamika and Lemara, Plantain Papers

Ahead of tonight’s Stack Awards, we meet with the editors of Plantain Papers, one of the magazines shortlisted for launch of the year. Tahirah Edwards-Byfield, Tamika Abaka-Wood and Lemara Lindsay-Prince published the first issue of their ‘ode to plantain fryers, eaters and appreciators all over the...

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1 hour ago, magCulture

Invisible Bags

Invisible Bags

Words by Laura Vanagaite Published on 19 November 2018 Category Fashion Things to do, places to be, and so much more to think about. It is then so important that fashion and accessories are practical for...

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2 hours ago, Minimalissimo

Arup and CLS Architetti's 3D-printed house was built in a week

Arup and CLS Architetti's 3D-printed house was built in a week

Our latest Dezeen x MINI Living video investigates a 3D-printed house, which was built in a week, onsite in a Milan square, using recycled concrete. Read more

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2 hours ago, Dezeen

Pharrell Williams' Adidas collection takes colours from East African flags

Pharrell Williams' Adidas collection takes colours from East African flags

Musician and fashion designer Pharrell Williams has collaborated with Adidas on a collection of brightly coloured trainers and athletic clothing, called Solar Hu. Read more

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3 hours ago, Dezeen

six vaults pavilion demonstrates a reinterpretation of classical elements

six vaults pavilion demonstrates a reinterpretation of classical elements

designed to honor the WWI centennial, pavilion marks the entrance of the german military cemetery in belgium. The post six vaults pavilion demonstrates a reinterpretation of classical elements appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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3 hours ago, Design Boom

London townhouse updated with pared-back materials and patterns

London townhouse updated with pared-back materials and patterns

Merrett Houmøller Architects has renovated and extended a house in north London using a consistent palette of simple materials and repeated patterns. Read more

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5 hours ago, Dezeen

formafantasma explores mass-produced color variations with CEDIT cromatica

formafantasma explores mass-produced color variations with CEDIT cromatica

influenced by an ettore sottsass color palette, the panels of the 'cromatica' collection combine to reveal a wealth of shades, reflections and depth. The post formafantasma explores mass-produced color variations with CEDIT cromatica appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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6 hours ago, Design Boom

parametric dome-shaped arena in brazil by selvagen is based on the structure of a tree

parametric dome-shaped arena in brazil by selvagen is based on the structure of a tree

the space is conceived as a metaphor related to the tree, due to its meaningful symbolism as a natural element representational of life and the ludic aspect it brings in our memories. The post parametric dome-shaped arena in brazil by selvagen is based on the structure of a tree appeared first on designboom...

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9 hours ago, Design Boom

Opa

With its glut of plant-based eateries and decidedly veg-focused population, Tel Aviv has been called the vegan capital of the world. But even with over 400 vegan joints in the city, Opa represents a vision as fresh as Chef Shirel Berger’s acclaimed fare. Located in the scruffy-but-hip Levinksy Market,...

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Korean resort Paradise City unveils new art space with museum-worthy collection

Korean resort Paradise City unveils new art space with museum-worthy collection

When the American business Steve Wynn was looking to open his eponymous Las Vegas resort in 2005, the casino magnate had intended to name the $2.4bn hotel La Rêve after a Picasso portrait he owned at the time. A prolific art collector, Wynn has long adorned his properties with European masterpieces and...

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11 hours ago, Wallpaper *

PROMONTORIO occupies belem cultural centre with installation made from recycled cork

PROMONTORIO occupies belem cultural centre with installation made from recycled cork

the project serves as an outdoor cinema, capable of hosting movies as well as other events. The post PROMONTORIO occupies belem cultural centre with installation made from recycled cork appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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13 hours ago, Design Boom

A Playful Way to Start The Day

A Playful Way to Start The Day

This playful looking character is the Wake-Up Bear by MUID. It’s both a digital alarm clock and subtle mood light that is wrapped up within the characterful form of a bear!Located on the bear’s, rather plump, stomach is a digital display that presents the current time and alarm; these are controlled...

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16 hours ago, Yanko Design

legacy, landmark projects, and what lies ahead for david rockwell

legacy, landmark projects, and what lies ahead for david rockwell

designboom surveys past and future projects of david rockwell, founder of international cross-disciplinary architecture and design practice, rockwell group. The post legacy, landmark projects, and what lies ahead for david rockwell appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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16 hours ago, Design Boom

Glass surrounds lower level of Teph Inlet house by Omar Gandhi Architect

Glass surrounds lower level of Teph Inlet house by Omar Gandhi Architect

An entirely glazed ground floor provides views of the Nova Scotia coast from this holiday home, designed by Canadian studio Omar Gandhi Architect. Read more

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17 hours ago, Dezeen

Bringing Independence Back to Sufferers of Parkinson’s!

Bringing Independence Back to Sufferers of Parkinson’s!

ALBERT is an ideal companion for individuals with Parkinson’s disease as well as their loved ones. The design harnesses the power of haptic feedback in order to prevent a problem known as FOG (Freezing of Gait) in which the individual becomes stuck and immobile for no apparent reason.One interesting...

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17 hours ago, Yanko Design

leafing through the pages of this surf + architecture book feels like swimming in the ocean

leafing through the pages of this surf + architecture book feels like swimming in the ocean

belgian architecture journalist veerle helsen dropped everything to embark on the adventure of a lifetime. The post leafing through the pages of this surf + architecture book feels like swimming in the ocean appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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19 hours ago, Design Boom

ACDF Architecture combines pastels and exposed brick at Lightspeed offices

ACDF Architecture combines pastels and exposed brick at Lightspeed offices

Colour-blocked workspaces are implemented over historic details at the offices for a software company in Montreal, by local firm ACDF Architecture. Read more

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20 hours ago, Dezeen

Valdemar Coutinho Arquitectos completes Brutalist concrete sports centre in Portugal

Valdemar Coutinho Arquitectos completes Brutalist concrete sports centre in Portugal

Valdemar Coutinho Arquitectos has completed a sports centre in Portugal, featuring angular concrete surfaces that funnel daylight into its public foyer. Read more

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23 hours ago, Dezeen

apple opens store inside historic building on paris’ champs-élysées

apple opens store inside historic building on paris’ champs-élysées

the design seeks to honor the building's past, while introducing a series of modern spaces. The post apple opens store inside historic building on paris’ champs-élysées appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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23 hours ago, Design Boom

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