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chengtoushan archaeological park wins landscape of the year at WAF 2017 chengtoushan archaeological park wins landscape of the year at WAF 2017
nov 21, 2017

chengtoushan archaeological park wins landscape of the year at WAF 2017

the project resulted in the protection of the integrity and authenticity of the ancient heritage land as well as developing it into a valuable tourist attraction.

the project resulted in the protection of the integrity and authenticity of the ancient heritage land as well as developing it into a valuable tourist attraction.

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ZD+A designs a family house in mexico using local stone to create a dialogue with nature ZD+A designs a family house in mexico using local stone to create a dialogue with nature
nov 20, 2017

ZD+A designs a family house in mexico using local stone to create a dialogue with nature

the 'OL house' is delimited by stonewalls with a 'privacy spectrum' design, in order to offer open views without compromising the privacy of the residents.

the 'OL house' is delimited by stonewalls with a 'privacy spectrum' design, in order to offer open views without compromising the privacy of the residents.

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first images of renzo piano's paris courthouse complex revealed first images of renzo piano's paris courthouse complex revealed
nov 20, 2017

first images of renzo piano's paris courthouse complex revealed

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the building brings together the city’s various facilities – previously dispersed around the capital – to form the largest law courts complex in europe.

the building brings together the city’s various facilities – previously dispersed around the capital – to form the largest law courts complex in europe.

designboom turns 18 - happy birthday! designboom turns 18 - happy birthday!
nov 20, 2017

designboom turns 18 - happy birthday!

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today marks our 18th birthday and the end of one final year of 'adolescence', a year that has seen the fiercely independent designboom label reach even greater »

today marks our 18th birthday and the end of one final year of 'adolescence', a year that has seen the fiercely independent designboom label reach even greater heights.

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post-earthquake prototype house crowned world building of the year 2017 post-earthquake prototype house crowned world building of the year 2017
nov 20, 2017

post-earthquake prototype house crowned world building of the year 2017

the chinese university of hong kong has reinvented traditional building technologies, providing villagers with a safe, economical, comfortable, and sustainable »

the chinese university of hong kong has reinvented traditional building technologies, providing villagers with a safe, economical, comfortable, and sustainable reconstruction strategy that villagers could afford, own, and pass on to their children.

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foscarini sheds light on 'maestrie', the impassioned masters who make, craft, and create foscarini sheds light on 'maestrie', the impassioned masters who make, craft, and create
nov 20, 2017

foscarini sheds light on 'maestrie', the impassioned masters who make, craft, and create

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designboom was invited on an exclusive trip to venice to visit the foscarini headquarters and the factories where some of company's most iconic products are »

designboom was invited on an exclusive trip to venice to visit the foscarini headquarters and the factories where some of company's most iconic products are made, unearthing the essence of maestrie in unparalleled intimacy.

AJ+C/NH architecture's sydney fish market 'clear winner' of world future project of the year 2017 AJ+C/NH architecture's sydney fish market 'clear winner' of world future project of the year 2017
nov 20, 2017

AJ+C/NH architecture's sydney fish market 'clear winner' of world future project of the year 2017

AJ+C and NH architecture’s sydney fish market proposal is awarded ‘world future project of the year 2017’ at the world architecture festival in berlin.

AJ+C and NH architecture’s sydney fish market proposal is awarded ‘world future project of the year 2017’ at the world architecture festival in berlin.

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continental puts augmented reality into the windscreen with its head up display continental puts augmented reality into the windscreen with its head up display
nov 20, 2017

continental puts augmented reality into the windscreen with its head up display

continental's head-up display shows all relevant information in the driver’s field of vision, reduces driver distraction, and makes a significant contribution »

continental's head-up display shows all relevant information in the driver’s field of vision, reduces driver distraction, and makes a significant contribution to enhanced comfort and safety.

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sculptural staircases combine to create the lookout-loop bird observatory sculptural staircases combine to create the lookout-loop bird observatory
nov 20, 2017

sculptural staircases combine to create the lookout-loop bird observatory

ulf mejergren architects unveil their proposal for an iconic observatory, the lookout loop, combining three sculptural staircases in pape nature park.

ulf mejergren architects unveil their proposal for an iconic observatory, the lookout loop, combining three sculptural staircases in pape nature park.

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rafael moneo interview: winner of the inaugural soane medal for contribution rafael moneo interview: winner of the inaugural soane medal for contribution
nov 19, 2017

rafael moneo interview: winner of the inaugural soane medal for contribution

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before the first annual soane lecture, designboom interviews laureate rafael moneo about the current state of architecture in terms of construction, teaching and »

before the first annual soane lecture, designboom interviews laureate rafael moneo about the current state of architecture in terms of construction, teaching and more.

shigeru ban receives mother teresa memorial award for social justice shigeru ban receives mother teresa memorial award for social justice
nov 19, 2017

shigeru ban receives mother teresa memorial award for social justice

the architect was selected for his work in response to disasters, where he has created a number of temporary structures to provide shelter for those in need.

the architect was selected for his work in response to disasters, where he has created a number of temporary structures to provide shelter for those in need.

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kit webster sculpts a matrix of light made out of 700,000 LED's kit webster sculpts a matrix of light made out of 700,000 LED's
nov 19, 2017

kit webster sculpts a matrix of light made out of 700,000 LED's

emerging as three symmetrically aligned archways, the installation presents a canvas for a series of video animations designed to embody and envelop its surfaces »

emerging as three symmetrically aligned archways, the installation presents a canvas for a series of video animations designed to embody and envelop its surfaces and contours.

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the kardamov studio in berlin is conceived within an empty basement by so + so studio the kardamov studio in berlin is conceived within an empty basement by so + so studio
nov 19, 2017

the kardamov studio in berlin is conceived within an empty basement by so + so studio

so + so studio's goal is to create a space that catered to kardamov's iterative design-build process, creating fluidity, but separation between each phase.

so + so studio's goal is to create a space that catered to kardamov's iterative design-build process, creating fluidity, but separation between each phase.

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designboom editorial internships available in new york city and milan! designboom editorial internships available in new york city and milan!
nov 18, 2017

designboom editorial internships available in new york city and milan!

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are you knowledgeable about technology, architecture and design? passionate about writing and digital media? designboom is seeking interns for our headquarters in »

are you knowledgeable about technology, architecture and design? passionate about writing and digital media? designboom is seeking interns for our headquarters in MILAN, and our expanding office in NEW YORK CITY!

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designboom mart toronto 2018: call for participation designboom mart toronto 2018: call for participation
nov 18, 2017

designboom mart toronto 2018: call for participation

designboom brings back its international design market to the city's interior design show, offering creative professionals the opportunity to introduce their new »

designboom brings back its international design market to the city's interior design show, offering creative professionals the opportunity to introduce their new products to the canadian market.

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terracotta-clad social housing and restaurant in paris by PERIPHERIQUES terracotta-clad social housing and restaurant in paris by PERIPHERIQUES
nov 18, 2017

terracotta-clad social housing and restaurant in paris by PERIPHERIQUES

peripheriques architectes' aim for the social housing project is to compose with the existing, to densify the plot and to redefine the urban skyline of the »

peripheriques architectes' aim for the social housing project is to compose with the existing, to densify the plot and to redefine the urban skyline of the building.

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interview with alison brooks at the 2017 world architecture festival interview with alison brooks at the 2017 world architecture festival
nov 17, 2017

interview with alison brooks at the 2017 world architecture festival

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the architect explains why she thinks the public should be involved in discussions about the built environment, and being female in a male-dominated field.

the architect explains why she thinks the public should be involved in discussions about the built environment, and being female in a male-dominated field.