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kuwaiti architecture practice studio toggle designed a digitally fabricated vaulted cellular enclosure to house the debut boutique for a young and upcoming kuwaiti chocolatier.The post studio toggle encloses chocolate boutique within a cellular steel vault appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
A ribbon of bright, polished steel wraps around the curving roof of this sports centre by British practice Faulkner Browns in The Hague, Netherlands. Read more
The seven experimental steel-framed houses that architect Donald Wexler built in Palm Springs are early examples of customisable prefab homes, and are next in our series celebrating the city's mid-century architecture for this year's Modernism Week. Read more
Titanium alloys are some of the strongest materials we can build with, but they can be expensive and heavy. Now, researchers at the University of Maryland (UMD) have come up with a way to make an alternative that literally grows on trees. Using a new "densification" process, the team managed to make "super wood" that has the strength and toughness of steel...Continue Reading "Super wood" spor
made with stainless steel, leather and mahogany wood, each material is associated with a compositional element suggested by its features.The post atelier LAVIT’s ATEM sofa uses stainless steel mesh highlighting transparency appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Aluminum is nice and light, but as an easily crushable soft drink can shows, that comes at the cost of strength. By introducing faults into the metal's crystalline structure, researchers at Purdue University have now developed new aluminum alloys that are about as strong as stainless steel, and they could be put to work in corrosion-resistant coatings...Continue Reading "Faulty" aluminum allo
the building, which was previously a pencil factory, has been completely transformed – thanks in part to a central atrium that contains grasses, plants, and a tree.The post studio david thulstrup combines wood, brick, and steel for private copenhagen residence appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the open plan office configuration is introduced to create a sense of openness and transparency as requested by studio kota's clientThe post studio kota designs a steel office pavilion for an industrial facility in indonesia appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
This office in Indonesia created by Studio Air Putih for its own team of architects and interior designers comprises a series of red-brick volumes arranged around a courtyard planted with trees. Read more
the redesigned lower level gallery will contain the institution's permanent collection and provides an open-ended route through the works.The post AMO’s exhibition space for the stedelijk museum uses an ultra-thin steel display system 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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