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Philip Freelon, the architect behind major buildings dedicated to black culture in the US, including Washington DC's National Museum of African American History and San Francisco's Museum of the African Diaspora, has passed away. Read more
the modern bikini made its first appearance at a poolside fashion show in paris, exploding immediately into the fashion scene. The post as the bikini turns 73 years old, dip your toes into its history appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Having made the affecting WWI VR exhibit War Remains, Skywalker Sound's Matt Smith & Flight School Studio's Taylor Williams will share lessons learned for designing great location-based AR/VR! ...
Construction has begun on a large new extension for New York City's American Museum of Natural History (AMNH). The building, designed by Studio Gang, will boast a degree of sustainable technology and provide additional exhibition spaces, a theater, library, and more. .. Continue Reading Work begins on sculpted American Museum of Natural History extension Category: Architecture Tags:
American architecture firm Studio Gang has released an updated set of renderings of its undulating addition to the American Natural History Museum in Manhattan. Read more
the scheme has been designed to express earth's natural processes and introduce visitors to current scientific research. The post studio gang breaks ground on sculptural expansion of american museum of natural history appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Historians reflect on the game industry's bumpy track record of accurately crediting developers, and make a case for why standardizing game credits is critical if we want to understand the industry. ...
the house is built of materials recovered entirely from decommissioned quarries and landfills with respect for its picturesque natural surroundings. The post italy’s ‘house of the archeologist’ expresses history through materiality appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
visitors take to the catwalk, while mannequins become spectators. The post from paris to dallas: OMA-designed exhibition documents dior’s history and inspirations appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Monterey Car Week is traditionally the place where world auction records are set, and this year the star of the show will be the original Porsche. It is one of the three Porsche Type 64 (also known as Type 60K10) cars built, the only one to remain intact from new, and it is the very first car to wear the now revered Porsche nameplate... Continue Reading History in the making: The original 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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