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Pieces of history
This Vietnamese museum is covered in clay tiles from old houses.
Ballet production Fusion pushes the boundaries of art and technology.
The hills are alive
This winery building forges a symbiotic relationship between architecture and nature.
This floating pavilion, which resembles a fish eye, is dedicated to sustainable fishing.
Necessity is the mother of invention
Tomasz Raczyński, Dominik Baraniecki and Piotr Walter win the 2022 James Dyson Award for SmartHEAL.
Coburg University Master’s students designed a tiny house made entirely of renewable materials that adopts cradle-to-cradle principles
Driving a car powered by discarded wood, across forgotten parts of Germany, is performance art with a difference.
A changing landscape
This week: Design takes Gold in Tokyo; the war on waste; and artists changing norms…
No Waste Challenge 2021 winner Mapu is the world’s first active sound system made of clay, wood, cork and wool
Craft-led Mapu proves that eco-friendly materials can replace plastics in electronics
Exploring Woven Cosmos, Kenyan biophilia, music’s mavericks, & our newest multimedia-ists
Hella Jongerius - a former #DI Speaker - welcomes you into her magical world of weaving
Woven Cosmos, Hella Jongerius’ interactive show, demonstrates 25 years of textile wisdom.
Why KoolKiel’s cool, Kenya’s new CAMO-flage, proud LGBTQIA+ garb, & more!
A shot of Expression
#DI Speaker Winy Maas’s latest MVRDV project, KoolKiel, is a community-engaged, resident-designed building
For its new building project in Germany, MVRDV has asked the community what they want.
#DI Global Graduate Ackeem Ngwenya envisions a future of fashion inclusivity with REFRAMD eyewear
REFRAMD’s vision is one of individualized solutions to eyewear.
The Ideal City – A Crowd-Sourced Recipe for Building the Cities of the Future
SPACE10 and gestalten’s new book release asks experts how to create better cities.
The new solar powered eBussy
The reconfigurable, modular light vehicle innovatively adapts to your needs, as often as you like. From a convertible to a station wagon, off-roader and more.
Ignis uses household materials to create a safe, reliable source of energy
Antenna 2019 speaker Tobias Trubenbacher created Ignis to help provide clean and affordable energy to those without access to electricity.
Generative design creates new ways to form a brand's identity
From wine, dance and even voice, designer Patrik Hübner chats us through how he uses creative algorithms to tell new stories.
This women-led tech school has an innovative curriculum at its core
"I make it a priority to work with women and persons from under-represented communities in the tech world because times have changed..."
This monument combines history, art and architecture
The architects worked in collaboration with photographer Edward Burtynsky, Holocaust scholar Doris Bergen and landscape architect Claude Comier.
How 'Sakhile&Me' is connecting Africa to the world
Sakhile Matlhare explains how she created a hybrid art and research gallery in Frankfurt, Germany.
Argentinian artist uses 100, 000 banned books to build a monument
Conceptual artist Marta Minujín has created a full-scale replica of the Parthenon – one of the world’s most famous structures.
Ilze Wolff on creating an activist and public culture around architecture
In this architectural practice collaboration with artists is just as important as working with other architects and engineers.
The German designer's work focuses on novel design and digital fabrication processes at the intersection of design, technology, and biology.
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