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Danish architecture studio BIG is designing a road, air and hyperloop-capable autonomous vehicle for the new US city of Telosa currently being planned for five million people in an unconfirmed desert location. Read more
Saudi Arabian authorities have revealed plans for an architecture project so ambitious that it almost beggars belief. Named The Line, it would consist of a 170-km (105-mile)-long skyscraper that would serve as home to approximately 9 million people – or roughly the same as the population of New York City.Continue ReadingCategory: Architecture, LifestyleTags: Saudi Arabia, Neom, Building and Const
Chinese studio 3andwich Design has completed a facilities centre for a desert campsite in the Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, China, with a weathered steel shell that looks like it is buried in the sand. Read more
An illusory shape   Design firm 3andwich Design reveres the desert as mysterious, impermanent, calm, and warm. The firm’s designers then looked to the rolling dunes as their sacred ground and toyed with the concept of a treasure chest planted in the arid region. Using straight lines, geometric forms, and a huge rectangular plane half-buried […] The post treasure chest-inspired ‘d
Patinated brass panels and extra-clear glass form the facades of a weekend dwelling designed by Woods + Dangaran for a boulder-strewn site in southern California. Read more
Taking its place exceptionally well in the rugged desert landscape, the Zaha Hadid-designed Beeah Headquarters is now finally complete. The building combines its eye-catching looks with significant sustainable design features to help keep its occupants comfortable and its energy use low.Continue ReadingCategory: Architecture, LifestyleTags: Building and Construction, Office, LEED, Zaha Hadid, UAE
Designer Alexis Readinger of US studio Preen has incorporated earthy hues, wide arches and textured plaster into an Arizona eatery and bar that is part of a casino owned by a Native American community. Read more
the work is designed to achieve net-zero emissions, and is sculpted like the wind-shaped landscape. The post Zaha Hadid Architects sculpts BEEAH Headquarters to mimic the desert dunes of the UAE appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the subterranean dwelling introduces 'highly efficient living' to its desert climate with passive strategies. The post an underground house in scottsdale, arizona is sheltered from the desert heat appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Guest suites cluster around an expansive living area at this California mansion, which Kovac Design Studio designed to emulate a boutique hotel. 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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