Hotel brand Yotel have opened a flagship branch in New York’s Times Square, where visitors check in at computerised kiosks while their luggage is stored or retrieved by a giant robotic arm. London architects Softroom and New York studio Rockwell Group collaborated on the building, which follows a chain of airport hotels that combine […]
Thomas Lockwood proposes the Design Mix, a set of principles that define how design adds value to business.
Have you noticed how similar some products are becoming? A Tesla and a Lotus, that’s an easy one. But I’m talking about the similarities between seemingly disparate objects, like an Audi car and Oakley sunglasses, a 3M […]
Endless layers in Photoshop. Overstuffed image folders. That jQuery plug-in that has 12 files associated with it. Hundreds or thousands of individual pieces go into making a website. No wonder we go off the deep end when we can’t find a closing div — er, section tag. We work with a ridiculously large number of things, and […]
In the summer 2011 the Institute for Computational Design (ICD) and the Institute of Building Structures and Structural Design (ITKE), together with the students at the University of Stuttgart have realized a temporary, bionic research pavilion made of wood. The project explores the transfer to architecture of biological principles of the sea urchin’s plate skeleton […]
On November 5th, my heart will have been beating for a remarkable 25 years. That’s a quarter of a century — big deal right? So for this birthday I wanted to celebrate by doing something big, much bigger than myself.
Here’s my big birthday request: rather than directly giving me gifts this year, I’m asking […]
I’ve already talked about how I love the artwork of Clemens Behr, but I just can’t get enough of his oversized installations – they’re like huge 3D paintings. He can completely transform the interior of a building into an optical illusion funhouse.
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