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In this timeless feature, local devs dream of African heroes and mythical beings embraced by people around the world-whatever their ethnicity-in the same way they've embraced the likes of Thor. ...
slee & co. architects' brief was simple -- create a home where you are constantly aware of the beautiful mountains surrounding you, the reason so many give up city life.The post slee & co. architects’ house is inspired by the local farm structures in south africa appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the nine-floor, 9,500 square meter interior reinvigorates the grain silo complex as a symbol of cape town’s industrial history.The post heatherwick studio’s zeitz museum of contemporary art africa opens in cape town appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Mobility is a challenging concept in Africa. Rugged terrain and a lack of infrastructure make moving goods by land difficult, which is why some countries like Rwanda are turning to drones in search of a better way. Scientists at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) have been working on a more conventional solution, but one that could prove just as valuable to remote communities by offerin
the building wears its construction methods proudly, offering sweeping views of its surroundings from beneath an undulating corrugated roof.The post collectif saga collaboratively constructs preschool in south africa using local materials appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
founded by olafur eliasson and frederik ottesen, little sun is a social project that aims to bring clean, reliable, and affordable energy to those in need.The post little sun + santa shoebox project bring solar light to students in rural south africa appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Polish designers Pawel Lipiński and Mateusz Frankowski have designed a conceptual high-rise building for sub-Saharan Africa that would be filled with crops, helping address issues of hunger and poverty. Read more
South Africa's game dev scene got its first big break in 2010, with the entry of Desktop Dungeons on the world stage. The community is still small and lacks diversity, but that is slowly changing. ...
the building's form mirrors the outline of the surrounding mountains, while simultaneously referencing the region's distinctive cape dutch architecture.The post steyn studio’s bosjes chapel in south africa is crowned with a sculptural roof canopy appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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