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the proposal envisions a dynamic recreational experience that adapts to the rise and fall of water levels. The post sasaki embraces local river culture to transform yangtze waterfront in china appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
michael krause and kartika rachmawati's winning proposal implements a progressive commerce design while restoring the river’s natural ecosystem. The post ECO2 reimagines arizona’s rio salado river as an ecologically regenerative landscape appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Balinese architecture firm Ibuku continues to build out its impressive portfolio of incredible bamboo hotels, with the completion of a new riverside retreat near Ubud. Named River Bend, the hotel has the hallmarks of Ibuku's bent bamboo interiors, while the outside appears like a pair of golden snails tucked in alongside a winding river in the thick of the jungle... Continue Reading Ibuku
the house is completed with a series of large openings, terraces, and plenty of outdoor space. The post river & rain combines recycled shipping containers into three-story residence in dhaka appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Two communities have become one, at least symbolically, thanks to a spectacular new civic structure in the Faroe Islands. The new town hall for the people of Eysturkommuna both blends into the green, hilly landscape and rises out of it, forming a grass-covered bridge for locals to cross the river underneath... Continue Reading Grass-covered town hall spectacularly spans a river in the Faro
It may look like a discarded piece of plumbing or a message in a bottle bobbing about aimlessly in the river, but Queensland University of Technology's humble "Drifter" hides some serious kit with a lifesaving mission for flood-prone regions. .. Continue Reading QUT deploys high-tech "message in a bottle" to fight floods and pollution in river systems Category: Environment Tags:
I removed the Canon C300 from its waterproof bag and attached the 24-105mm f/4.0 lens while swatting away the relentless mosquitoes. Bringing the viewfinder loupe up to my eye, my left hand flicked the power switch on, now a reflex action after shooting with this camera every day for the last three weeks. Nothing happened. Weird, I was certain I’d put in a fully charged battery.I checked th
A garden within a water tank is raised up on colourful geometric columns to form this pavilion, built by Studio Weave alongside the new US embassy in Nine Elms, London. Read more
besides their positive environmental impact, the hexagonal blocks are beneficial for the river's ecosystem, as they offer a habitat for micro and macro fauna. The post rotterdam’s floating park is made entirely from recycled plastic waste found in the maas river appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the lisbon cruise terminal is inserted between the walls of the landfilled dock, seeming not to touch the ground, between the trees of the park that, along with the building, now inhabits this stretch of the river front. The post JLCG architects’ cruise terminal mediates the visibility between the river and lisbon 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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