Recycled art #design #sustainability

Ellipsicoon Designed by Ben Van Berkel, UNStudio, these amazing organic structures were conceived from recycled material the “Revolution Precrafted” pavilion. The sculptural structures are handmade with 100% recyclable high-density polyethylene (HDPE) and based on a digital design.   Architect’s project profile UNStudio UNStudio, founded in 1988 by Ben van Berkel and Caroline Bos, is an

From Russia with architecture #design #urbandesign

ZHA’s competition winning architecture for Novorossiysk, Russia. Located in one of the country’s largest shipping ports it features exhibition space, conferences and recreation space in an overall complex of more than 300,000 sqm.   simultaneously considers multiple iterations including program, orientation, environment, height and volume. This parametric model enables designers and stakeholders to accommodate the

The law of light #architecture

This new courthouse by Mecanoo hides its size and mass with a delicate, sculptural articulation of the building’s form that reflects light and creates depth with shadow. Internally the light play continues providing a cool elegance and calm to the civic functions it provides. Image via Archinect.com Image via Archinect.com Architect’s project profile The new

Roof market – food from the skies #architecture #food #thinkdifferently #lifehacks

This simple concept by the Penda collaborative brings the inside-outside connection physically together by creating a roof “market.”   The house design references work-life balance and the ability to work remote from our urban centres, they even call it the “Ying-Yang” house; but for the rebootme team, the roof space is what sets this residential