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it is hoped that the structure will not only serve as a refuge for humans, but also for plants, insects, and birds. The post martin lejarraga restores remote shelter with red bricks that contrast spain’s green landscape appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
If one thing was crystal-clear at the recent RVX show, it was that the RV industry is pushing hard to attract young, adventurous buyers, from full-time van-lifers to hard-charging weekend warriors. Those folks need off-grid shelter, and they need a way of carrying bikes to the trailhead, or SUPs to the shoreline. But they don't always have the budget for a $150,000 4x4 camper van with conv
Australia's Patriot Campers builds some of the toughest expedition-ready camping trailers on the planet. Its version of go-anywhere adventure combines a sturdy camping lockbox with a fold-out tent topper (and maybe a toy-hauler bed for good measure). With the all-new X1-H, Patriot simplifies the set-up of its live-in lockbox, trading the fold-out hardware for a hard-topped tent that pops i
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. 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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