Design: Recycling vs Upcycling. What’s the difference?
The distinction between recycling and upcycling really makes sense, and invites us to investigate the very sense of terms such as “sustainability”.
Pavilion of Switzerland | 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale
With its playful and provoking approach, the exhibition of the Swiss pavilion investigates the intrinsic ambiguity of the representation of space.
Core Exhibition at Arsenale | Venice Architecture Biennale 2018
The Arsenale core exhibition of the 16th Venice Architecture Biennale presents 65 sections, each featuring a different architect, that respond to the theme of “Freespace” chosen by the curators
Another Generosity – Nordic Countries Pavilion | 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale
Curated by Finland’s Eero Lundén, the Nordic Pavilion at the 16th Venice Architecture Biennale features a number of large translucent sensitive cells which “mediate” between humans and nature
Vo Trong Nghia – Bamboo Stalactite Pavilion | 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale
At the 16th Venice Architecture Biennale, Vietnamese architect Vo Trong Nghia presents a beautiful temporary pavilion, named Bamboo Stalactite, entirely made in bamboo
The chapels in the wood of the Holy See at the 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale
Entitled Vatican Chapels and located on the Island of San Giorgio, the pavilion of the Holy See at the 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale presents ten temporary chapels designed by acclaimed international architects
The Milan Triennale presents Italian Design through its Icons
Until January 2019, the ‘Triennale di Milano’ features the eleventh edition of its Design Museum exhibition entitled “Stories. Italian Design”
Architectural Ethnography – The Japan Pavilion | 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale
Curated by Momoyo Kaijima of Atelier Bow Wow, the Japan Pavilion at 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale investigates the relationship between architecture and human behaviors by the means of guidebooks
Building a Future Countryside – The China Pavilion | 16th Venice Biennale 2018
At the 16th Venice Biennale of Architecture, the Chinese pavilion presents an ambitious exhibition focused on the rural development of China’s immense countryside
British Pavilion – Island | 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale
Island, the exhibition of the British Pavilion at the 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale, coincides with a huge architectural installation featuring an elevated piazza designed by Caruso St John Architects as an allusion to Brexit
German Pavilion – Unbuilding Walls | 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale
“Unbuilding Walls” – the German Pavilion exhibition at the 2018 Venice Biennale of Architecture curated by GRAFT and Marianne Birthler, presents four exemplary projects for sites located on the former border strip between West and East Germany
U.S. Pavilion – Dimensions of Citizenship | 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale
At 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale, the U.S. Pavilion presents “Dimensions of Citizenship”, which investigates what it means to be a citizen today by the means of seven installations by acclaimed American architects
Lebanese Pavilion | Venice Architecture Biennale 2018
For the first time, Lebanon participates in the Venice Architecture Biennale with the exhibition “The Place that Remains. Recounting the unbuilt territory”.
Infinite Places – The French Pavilion | Venice Architecture Biennale 2018
At the Venice Architecture Biennale 2018, the French pavilion presents an exhibition entitled “Infinite Places. Constructing Buildings of Places?” curated by Paris-based office Encore Heureux
The different fate of Apple’s Lisa and Macintosh (and why design matters)
History, concept, and design of the Apple Lisa and Macintosh, among the first GUI-based personal computers ever, and the reasons of their different commercial success
The new “Torre” of the Fondazione Prada Milan by Rem Koolhaas / OMA
An ambitious, 60-meter / 197-foot high tower designed by Rem Koolhaas / OMA and opened in April 2018, the Torre is the latest addition to the Fondazione Prada in Milan
Dallara complex for exhibitions and education by Atelier(s) Alfonso Femia
Atelier(s) Alfonso Femia designed a new complex for exhibitions and education for the 40-year-old Italian race and sports car manufacturer Dallara.
A+ Architecture | Lucien Cornil Student Residence. 8-storey CLT building
Designed by French design agency A+Architecture, the Lucien Cornil student residence is an eight-storey timber building located in Marseille
3D printing and digital manufacturing. Is the future of design here?
3D printing and digital manufacturing. Available technologies, present situation, future scenarios and impact on product design and Industry 4.0
Homed by Framlab | Modular housing units for homeless people in NYC
The design agency Framlab has developed Homed, a project aimed to give a concrete solution to the problems of homeless people living in NYC.
Craftsmanship 4.0, is it possible? The case of ‘Design Italian Shoes’
How Web 2.0 combines with traditional handmade craftsmanship to make 50 milion different shoe models? The exhample of DIS -Design Italian Shoes
Austria | PANEUM, the ‘house of bread’ by Coop Himmelb(l)au
Designed by Coop Himmelb(l)au, and located in Asten, PANEUM, wunderkammer des brotes is a sort of ‘cabinet of wonder’ dedicated to the history of bread.
Design – the magic world of Joseph Walsh
Despite his relatively young age, Joseph Walsh is one of the most influential figures of contemporary design, and a recognized master of wood furniture art
Luzinterruptus “The Plastic We Live With” for FAB in Bordeaux
“The Plastic We Live With” is the installation conceived by Luzinterruptus for FAB – Festival International des Arts de Bordeaux Métropole in October 2017