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Board-marked concrete, cement plaster and glass form the facades of two student dormitories that Skidmore, Owings & Merrill has created for an expansive housing development at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Read more
New York mayor Bill de Blasio has warned president Donald Trump that he could be fined up to $2.1 million if he doesn't retrofit his towers in the city to meet new environmental targets. Read more
The 2019 eVolo Skyscraper Competition winners have been announced. Light on practicalities but packed full of interesting ideas, the competition offers lots of futuristic architectural concepts to check out – from a floating city to pollution-filtering skyscrapers. .. Continue Reading Floating cities and air-cleaning towers rise up in eVolo's 2019 Skyscraper Competition Category: Arc
Steven Holl Architects has designed two glass towers linked by garden bridges, which will become the headquarters for biotech company iCarbonX in Shenzhen, China. Read more
We first covered California-based Alta Devices' solar cells being used on UAVs in 2013, when they enabled a prototype solar-powered version of AeroVironment's Puma AE small UAV to stay aloft for over nine hours. Looking to give high altitude long endurance (HALE) UAVs the ability to stay in the air for much, much longer – even years at a time – the company has just released its Anylight So
With Coachella music festival kicking off last weekend, Dezeen has picked out five of the bright and wonderful installations filling the Californian desert site. Read more
the structures, which serve as gathering places and navigational devices, reference the baobab trees of kéré's native west african village of gando, burkina faso. The post ​francis kéré’s coachella installation comprises 12 colorful towers appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
The construction of two unusual-looking residential towers is set to begin in Brooklyn, New York City, in August this year. Designed by OMA, the buildings are likened to dancing partners by the firm and feature a striking blocky design that's meant to maximize views. .. Continue Reading Pair of "dancing" towers to rise in NYC Category: Architecture Tags: Building and Construct
the two bjarke ingels group-designed towers that comprise the XI, or 'the eleventh', have topped out in manhattan's chelsea neighborhood. The post the XI: bjarke ingels group-designed towers top out in new york appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
like two dancers, the two structures simultaneously lean into and away from one another. The post OMA’s greenpoint landing towers seek to activate the brooklyn waterfront 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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