relative space

Aug 24

Mood Rocking Bed by Shiner

Aug 23

Big Yellow Rabbit by Florentijn Hofman

Read more on DesignBoom

Aug 23

TuboHotel - TepoztlánMexico

By T3Arch

Aug 20

boston based practice william o’brien jr. has completed ‘twins: houses in five parts’, two single family residences located in upstate new york, USA. intended for two brothers, a pair of structures sharing similar geometric qualities are linked by a functional agricultural field. the internal volumes are the result of a study of the mathematical principle of ‘dissection’ in which polygons of equal areas may be divided into identical shapes. two sets composed of four varied trapezoids and one triangle containing parallel programmatic functions are arranged into a square and hexagonal plan configuration.”

Check out more on Designboom.

Aug 19

Big Dig House by Single Speed Design

This Boston residence is constructed using waste from the failed Big Dig highway project.

Most of the salvaged materials were used as-is, making the house more structurally sound than most and allowing the accommodation of an elaborate rooftop garden that sits atop 3 feet of soil.

Read more about this project here, here & here.

Ok.  Let’s fix the burbs.

futurepredictor:

I want this to be a city plan
humanscalecities:

Sprawl Repair Manual
Aug 19

Ok.  Let’s fix the burbs.

futurepredictor:

I want this to be a city plan

humanscalecities:

Sprawl Repair Manual

The September issue of Azure arrived at our showroom the other day and the teaser ad for the Architizer Canadian Launch is out!
Together with IIDEX, we’ll be hosting the launch party at our Toronto showroom.
Want to join in on the celebration?  Best bet is to attend IIDEX to find out.  Or ask nicely.
Aug 18

The September issue of Azure arrived at our showroom the other day and the teaser ad for the Architizer Canadian Launch is out!

Together with IIDEX, we’ll be hosting the launch party at our Toronto showroom.

Want to join in on the celebration?  Best bet is to attend IIDEX to find out.  Or ask nicely.

Amazing way to liven up a concrete facade.
fuckthebuff:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/flowizm/
Aug 16

Amazing way to liven up a concrete facade.

fuckthebuff:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/flowizm/

Aug 15

The Leimondo Nursery School

By: Archivision Hirotani Studio Architecture 

This nursery school, with its seemingly infinitely high ceilings (to a toddler) and open transitions from room to room, will inspire any child to feel the limitless possibilities of the life ahead of them.

Aug 12

Stumbled upon this light series on Moco Loco, which took us to Chilly Chilly's new blog. Still no sign of who the designer was, we went on an interweb investigations and found what we were looking for: Great Mushrooming! The site is completely in Japanese.  Thank goodness for Google Translator.