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Istanbul-based architecture firm SO? says that its city would be lacking in land suitable for emergency housing in the event of a major earthquake. In response, the firm has conceived a prototype floating shelter that has an interesting folding design. .. Continue Reading Prototype floating shelter folds in an emergency Category: Architecture Tags: A-frame Floati
the project sees 53 billboards across stockholm swap their usual commercial content with directions to the nearest shelter. The post clear channel uses digital billboards to help the homeless find shelter in sweden appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
ZGF Architects recently completed a new Los Angeles office for Google. The office is actually built inside another building – a massive restored wooden hangar that was once home to the famous "Spruce Goose" aircraft. .. Continue Reading Google's new office takes shelter inside a historic aircraft hangar Category: Architecture Tags: Aircraft Google Office
Each year, the Queen Victoria Gardens in the heart of Melbourne plays host to an eye-catching popup pavilion designed by an internationally acclaimed architect. This time around it was esteemed Spanish designer and educator Carme Pinós who took the reins, crafting an origami-inspired shelter that explores light, shadows and an inner-city connection with nature... Continue Reading Carme Pin
During a recent Beijing event focused on the future of housing, Open Architecture, in collaboration with Chinese electronics firm Xiaomi, unveiled a tiny shelter for Mars. It's very conceptual and there's no suggestion the dwelling will actually be installed on the Red Planet, but it's interesting to see architects tackle the idea... Continue Reading Conceptual shelter envisions small livi
'cloud shelter ' features an outer shell made of rhombus-shaped panels, referencing the shell of an armadillo. The post didier fiúza faustino builds community shelter pro bono for earthquake-struck mexican city appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
holes drilled into recycled paper tubes create an interlocking system to create temporary private shelters. The post shigeru ban creates temporary shelter system for victims of japanese floods appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Bethesda is suing Warner Bros. over the recently released Westworld mobile game, alleging that the Behaviour-developed game is based on code from Fallout Shelter. ...
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. 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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