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A system of pulleys are used to raise and lower sections of the walls of this prefabricated cabin on the border between Turkey and Greece, allowing the holiday home to open up to the outdoors or be completely closed during bad weather. Read more
the extremely lightweight structure takes its cues from the airplane industry while its aluminum coating allow it to ‘hide’ itself from unwanted visitors. The post smart, energy-efficient shelter transforms into shiny beacon on bulgaria’s vitosha mountain appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the project is a low budget construction with low-tech materials like earth, wood, and recycled tires,  designed and built by the students during the whole semester.The post underground architecture: al borde’s students set a shelter for parachutists in ecuador appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
'made' is a one-man tent for those who lost their dwellings to natural disasters and away-from-home construction workers.The post handhome proposes ‘made’, a shelter for homeless people in vietnam appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
One of the innovative young brands that really impressed during the recent ISPO Munich show, Advenate has developed several multipurpose tools for backcountry snow sports. The headliner is an avalanche shovel that includes a probe in its handle and a light, compact emergency shelter in its blade. The shovel links together with the probe and two ski poles, pitching a personal bivy sack capable
drawing from age old tradition yet unmistakably on-trend, the notion of the 'nomadic home' is increasingly a symbol of spontaneity and simple living.The post nomadic homes: the mobile architecture movement for seekers of shelter, style and serenity appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
constructed entirely from local timber, the dwelling is described by the architects as being 'both a half and a double house'.The post pezo von ellrichshausen’s crescent-shaped house in chile provides shelter from the elements appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the town of fengjing in shanghai, china, recently put the world's first 3D printed bus station into service for public transportation.The post 3D printed bus shelter offers a canopy of recycled materials in china appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
3D printing has been slowly finding a foothold in architecture over the last few years, with an office going up in Dubai, a tiny house printed in Russia and a cheap shelter layered from clay and straw by WASP's Big Delta printer. Now WinSun Construction has revealed the world's first 3D-printed bus shelter...Continue Reading 3D-printed bus shelter goes into serviceCategory: 3D PrintingTags:
Designers should stop proposing gimmicky solutions to the refugee crisis such as shelters, apps and emergency clothing, according to speakers at our Good Design for a Bad World talk at Dutch Design Week. Read more 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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