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Snøhetta’s redesign of the Blanton Museum of Art in Texas includes lily-like canopies.
This luxurious vessel takes emission-free transport from the road to the water.
Pretty in pink
A 7,6-metre-tall fluorescent tree decorates New York’s High Line.
Dreams come true
Adjaye Associates transformed a former ice warehouse in Harlem into a public school.
Ayse Birsel’s latest book guides readers in designing their own long, happy lives.
Around the world
Thirteen design startups were chosen for their innovative strategies for building a more circular society.
Rock of ages
This combined research and exhibition space invites exploration and discovery.
Full of beans
Anish Kapoor’s latest sculpture lies ‘squashed’ under a high-rise building.
Women making waves
For International Women's Day, we take a look at six exceptional young women in creative industries.
Four Design Indaba alums are mentoring members of the 2023 Young Climate Prize cohort.
This ordinary-looking stroller is kitted out with all sorts of AI perks.
Signs of life
Giant spiderweb-like installations are symbolic of the world's shared knowledge.
Life after death
An American startup is returning the burial process to the earth.
The National Portrait Gallery unveils a new brand identity ahead of its grand reopening.
The latest driving tech solves the problems of parallel parking.
A thin layer of water between two panes of glass can reduce energy costs.
Typing it up
Design Indaba alum Paul Sahre’s typing has been nominated for a Grammy.
A bright green geometric house on the coast of Uruguay was designed to suit the needs of artists.
The latest project of international architecture company Office for Metropolitan Architecture employs stacked structures to make best use of limited space.
My, oh, Miami!
The 18th edition of Design Miami is taking place between 30 November and 4 December 2022.
A short film about carbon-absorbing buildings premiered at the UN’s Climate Change Conference COP27 in Egypt.
The world-famous train known as the Orient Express is getting a nostalgia-inspired makeover.
Architect and computational designer Manas Bhatia used AI to imagine a utopian future with symbiotic buildings.
The anatomy of art
New York-based artist Michael Mapes creates fragmented portraits out of collected items
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