The Dream Bookshelf is perfect for the person who likes to surround themselves in a creative environment. Dripta Design Studio plans on releasing the wood and fiberglass bookshelf sometime next year. What a great way to organize your book collection above your bed or couch...
Ready for some more exciting websites to bookmark? Well, if you have a love and passion for interior design, then today's your lucky day! We've rounding up six sites that you absolutely must check out. Find out who's #1 over on My…Continue
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Added by Eugene on May 6, 2010 at 11:00am —
Oppenheim Architecture + Design is about to give Miami’s Design District a whole new look. COR will be the first sustainable mixed-use condominium in the area. The building includes commercial and office space, a fitness center, and 113 residences, ranging from studios to penthouses.
Seeking LEED Platinum certification, the structure extracts power from… Continue
I was really moved by this TED Talk by designer Emily Pilloton. It's intriguing to hear how design can be used to teach different subjects at school and how that could lead to rebuilding a whole city.
Pilloton moved to rural Bertie County, in North Carolina, to engage in a bold experiment of design-led community transformation. She's teaching a design-build class called Studio H that engages high schoolers' minds and bodies while bringing smart design and… Continue
Added by Eugene on November 25, 2010 at 10:26am —
Occupy Design is a new campaign that provides well designed info-graphics for use during the Occupy Wall Street protests. The hope is that the signs will help further the protesters' movement , conveying a clear message to those watching. Each protest design has a fact about the current economic situations in which these protesters are fighting against, such as, "14 million… Continue
Whether you have a valentine or not, it's never too soon to start planning for that next special occasion when you'll need to pick out the perfect gift. If you have a friend who has a passion for art and design, what exactly do you get him or her? Today, we've picked out ten items that are almost guaranteed to be a sure fire hit. From incredible coffee table books to the…
Do opposites really attract? In these visually appealing graphics, they sure do! Undergrad students at the School of Visual Art designed these conceptual posters in a series called Opposites. The idea is to represent two opposing concepts in one cohesive design.
The University of Nottingham in the UK has unveiled a sun-powered house, H.O.U.S.E. (House Optimizing the Use of Solar Energy), for the 2010 European Solar Decathlon, to be held from June 18-27, 2010 in Madrid, Spain.
The house features an L-shaped design. Designed for small families, the two-story prefabricated modular home can be integrated into a large housing development. The design plans emphasized on the acoustics and visual…
Designed by South Korean Yeongwoo Kim, the "Pouring Lamp" is a fun lighting concept perfect for those who love optical illusions. The lamp freezes "tea" as it spills in mid-air. Simply give the tea bag a tug to turn it on.…