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mercedes-benz streams dream concours de zoom with jay leno and friends mercedes-benz streams dream concours de zoom with jay leno and friends
may 09, 2020

mercedes-benz streams dream concours de zoom with jay leno and friends

the concours de zoom virtually welcomed jay leno, ludacris, martha stewart, rickie fowler and more.

the concours de zoom virtually welcomed jay leno, ludacris, martha stewart, rickie fowler and more.

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karamuk kuo creates internal landscape for sports science complex at university of lausanne karamuk kuo creates internal landscape for sports science complex at university of lausanne
may 09, 2020

karamuk kuo creates internal landscape for sports science complex at university of lausanne

overlooking lake geneva, the compact nature of the cube-like structure allows for two generous outdoor spaces.

overlooking lake geneva, the compact nature of the cube-like structure allows for two generous outdoor spaces.

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  • karamuk kuo architects (3)
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penda china designs self-contained life island residence in shenzhen penda china designs self-contained life island residence in shenzhen
may 09, 2020

penda china designs self-contained life island residence in shenzhen

it imagines an almost independent environment for its residents with leisure facilities, culture and even indoor gardens.

it imagines an almost independent environment for its residents with leisure facilities, culture and even indoor gardens.

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  • architecture in china (1028)
  • architecture in shenzhen (62)
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salman khoshroo weaves wool portraits based on his experience of quarantine salman khoshroo weaves wool portraits based on his experience of quarantine
may 08, 2020

salman khoshroo weaves wool portraits based on his experience of quarantine

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the artist says that the therapeutic process of weaving inanimate fibers into vibrant faces brought him comfort during this time of global uncertainty.

the artist says that the therapeutic process of weaving inanimate fibers into vibrant faces brought him comfort during this time of global uncertainty.

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  • portraits (141)
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designboom readers: publish your work, promote your project, and share your vision! designboom readers: publish your work, promote your project, and share your vision!
may 08, 2020

designboom readers: publish your work, promote your project, and share your vision!

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creatives and makers —regardless of place, prestige, nationality, or gender —are invited to communicate their work to a huge, international audience.

creatives and makers —regardless of place, prestige, nationality, or gender —are invited to communicate their work to a huge, international audience.

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this step-by-step animated short shares quirky cues on how to make sushi in style this step-by-step animated short shares quirky cues on how to make sushi in style
may 08, 2020

this step-by-step animated short shares quirky cues on how to make sushi in style

the designer and director took influence from his long-standing passion for japanese animation and wes anderson's 'isle of dogs' film.

the designer and director took influence from his long-standing passion for japanese animation and wes anderson's 'isle of dogs' film.

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  • food art (202)
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singapore deploys dog robots to remind people of safe distancing measures singapore deploys dog robots to remind people of safe distancing measures
may 08, 2020

singapore deploys dog robots to remind people of safe distancing measures

the robot dog by boston dynamics will broadcast a recorded message reminding park visitors about the safety measures.

the robot dog by boston dynamics will broadcast a recorded message reminding park visitors about the safety measures.

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  • coronavirus (COVID-19) (139)
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with met gala postponed, 'about time: fashion and duration' garments revealed in detail with met gala postponed, 'about time: fashion and duration' garments revealed in detail
may 08, 2020

with met gala postponed, 'about time: fashion and duration' garments revealed in detail

presented entirely with black garments, the exhibition emphasizes the evolving silhouettes and use of secondary detailing.

presented entirely with black garments, the exhibition emphasizes the evolving silhouettes and use of secondary detailing.

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  • the metropolitan museum of art (15)
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watch chair times, a film that documents the many-sided world of chairs watch chair times, a film that documents the many-sided world of chairs
may 07, 2020

watch chair times, a film that documents the many-sided world of chairs

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presented by VITRA the chair times documentary tells the story of 125 seating objects dating from 1807 to the latest 3D printed designs.

presented by VITRA the chair times documentary tells the story of 125 seating objects dating from 1807 to the latest 3D printed designs.

  • chair design (216)
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a 90 sqm rented apartment is converted into a park by DEVOLUTION a 90 sqm rented apartment is converted into a park by DEVOLUTION
may 07, 2020

a 90 sqm rented apartment is converted into a park by DEVOLUTION

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located within a 50-story tower block in xiamen, china, the intervention brings back an essential part of public life - the park.

located within a 50-story tower block in xiamen, china, the intervention brings back an essential part of public life - the park.

  • public art (286)
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SA builds a school in rural india using low-cost construction techniques SA builds a school in rural india using low-cost construction techniques
may 08, 2020

SA builds a school in rural india using low-cost construction techniques

built in stacked layers and surrounding a light-filled courtyard, the school offers quality learning spaces within the rural area.

built in stacked layers and surrounding a light-filled courtyard, the school offers quality learning spaces within the rural area.

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  • brick architecture (88)
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moura, chevalier + schilingi envision monumental virus-like installation within urban centers moura, chevalier + schilingi envision monumental virus-like installation within urban centers
may 08, 2020

moura, chevalier + schilingi envision monumental virus-like installation within urban centers

through striking visuals and dynamic sound, radiance and vivid colors, this multimedia installation is envisioned as an artwork that celebrate the victory of life.

through striking visuals and dynamic sound, radiance and vivid colors, this multimedia installation is envisioned as an artwork that celebrate the victory of life.

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paola antonelli + alice rawsthorn collaborate on 'design emergency' project paola antonelli + alice rawsthorn collaborate on 'design emergency' project
may 08, 2020

paola antonelli + alice rawsthorn collaborate on 'design emergency' project

the newly launched project explores design's role in the COVID-19 crisis.

the newly launched project explores design's role in the COVID-19 crisis.

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  • creative emergency responses (38)
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banksy painting honors hero hospital workers during COVID-19 pandemic banksy painting honors hero hospital workers during COVID-19 pandemic
may 06, 2020

banksy painting honors hero hospital workers during COVID-19 pandemic

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the monochrome illustration depicts a young boy playing with a caped nurse.

the monochrome illustration depicts a young boy playing with a caped nurse.

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lacime architects uses simple geometry to design an exhibition hall in suzhou, china lacime architects uses simple geometry to design an exhibition hall in suzhou, china
may 06, 2020

lacime architects uses simple geometry to design an exhibition hall in suzhou, china

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the huge volume seems to float off the ground thanks to a glass curtain wall at first floor level.

the huge volume seems to float off the ground thanks to a glass curtain wall at first floor level.

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  • lacime architects (9)
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bethany bickley crafts intricate paper sculptures from book pages bethany bickley crafts intricate paper sculptures from book pages
may 08, 2020

bethany bickley crafts intricate paper sculptures from book pages

the artist uses pages from the book to illustrate the main themes of the novel, such as 'the bell jar' by sylvia plath.

the artist uses pages from the book to illustrate the main themes of the novel, such as 'the bell jar' by sylvia plath.

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  • paper design (215)
  • sculpture (108)
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'art for julian assange' petition demands freedom for the wikileaks founder 'art for julian assange' petition demands freedom for the wikileaks founder
may 08, 2020

'art for julian assange' petition demands freedom for the wikileaks founder

the petition calls all artists, art professionals and art admirers to unite in support of julian assange.

the petition calls all artists, art professionals and art admirers to unite in support of julian assange.

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thor ter kulve's 'push' device prevents people from touching public buttons thor ter kulve's 'push' device prevents people from touching public buttons
may 08, 2020

thor ter kulve's 'push' device prevents people from touching public buttons

'push' allows pedestrians to activate traffic light buttons by nudging a lever, without touching them, in order to slow the spread of COVID-19.

'push' allows pedestrians to activate traffic light buttons by nudging a lever, without touching them, in order to slow the spread of COVID-19.

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  • creative emergency responses (38)
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designers dissect old sneakers to create expressive face masks designers dissect old sneakers to create expressive face masks
may 06, 2020

designers dissect old sneakers to create expressive face masks

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'it's a chance to take things apart, reinvent them and make them relevant again within the new normal,' say the designers.

'it's a chance to take things apart, reinvent them and make them relevant again within the new normal,' say the designers.

  • creative emergency responses (38)
  • masks (44)
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marcos coronel discusses the need to change our cities in the wake of COVID-19 marcos coronel discusses the need to change our cities in the wake of COVID-19
may 08, 2020

marcos coronel discusses the need to change our cities in the wake of COVID-19

in this essay the venezuelan architect explores the imminent paradigm shift of urban environments.

in this essay the venezuelan architect explores the imminent paradigm shift of urban environments.

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  • pico colectivo (5)
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SPF:architects designs 'rumblefish' bridge to inspire community collision in los angeles SPF:architects designs 'rumblefish' bridge to inspire community collision in los angeles
may 08, 2020

SPF:architects designs 'rumblefish' bridge to inspire community collision in los angeles

the bridge playfully references the 1983 coppola film about rival gangs as a symbolic gesture to the area’s own history of gang violence.

the bridge playfully references the 1983 coppola film about rival gangs as a symbolic gesture to the area’s own history of gang violence.

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  • architecture in los angeles (60)
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NEON celebrates 'shiver house' 5th anniversary with new wooden version NEON celebrates 'shiver house' 5th anniversary with new wooden version
may 08, 2020

NEON celebrates 'shiver house' 5th anniversary with new wooden version

the animal-like structure by NEON moves in response to the surrounding environment, employing 600 kinetic counter-weighted shingles that behave based on the »

the animal-like structure by NEON moves in response to the surrounding environment, employing 600 kinetic counter-weighted shingles that behave based on the changing weather conditions.

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  • NEON (7)
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TW ryan architecture's 'three chimney house' echoes colonial design of the american south TW ryan architecture's 'three chimney house' echoes colonial design of the american south
may 05, 2020

TW ryan architecture's 'three chimney house' echoes colonial design of the american south

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the home is divided and rotated into separate wings that frame scenic views across the shenandoah mountains.

the home is divided and rotated into separate wings that frame scenic views across the shenandoah mountains.

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  • residential architecture and interiors (1083)
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MADMA proposes to unite senezh management lab in russia beneath undulating canopy MADMA proposes to unite senezh management lab in russia beneath undulating canopy
may 05, 2020

MADMA proposes to unite senezh management lab in russia beneath undulating canopy

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a giant staircase steps down towards the lake where a public square looks out towards a floating stage.

a giant staircase steps down towards the lake where a public square looks out towards a floating stage.

  • architecture in russia (73)
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heinz made a ketchup jigsaw puzzle where every piece looks the same heinz made a ketchup jigsaw puzzle where every piece looks the same
may 08, 2020

heinz made a ketchup jigsaw puzzle where every piece looks the same

the heinz ketchup jigsaw puzzle features 570 pieces all in identical heinz red.

the heinz ketchup jigsaw puzzle features 570 pieces all in identical heinz red.

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the EV4 gremlin is an electric foldable scooter that you can build yourself the EV4 gremlin is an electric foldable scooter that you can build yourself
may 08, 2020

the EV4 gremlin is an electric foldable scooter that you can build yourself

the EV4 gremlin is designed to fit in the trunk of a car and is available in two versions: assembled and kit.

the EV4 gremlin is designed to fit in the trunk of a car and is available in two versions: assembled and kit.

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  • electric motorcycle and scooter design (201)
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sidewalk labs scraps toronto neighborhood with buildings by snøhetta + heatherwick studio sidewalk labs scraps toronto neighborhood with buildings by snøhetta + heatherwick studio
may 07, 2020

sidewalk labs scraps toronto neighborhood with buildings by snøhetta + heatherwick studio

dan doctoroff, CEO of sidewalk labs, says that the effect that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the economy has made the project impossible to realize.

dan doctoroff, CEO of sidewalk labs, says that the effect that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the economy has made the project impossible to realize.

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  • architecture in canada (135)
  • snohetta (123)
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'amoji' depicts the clash between traditional and modern culture in africa 'amoji' depicts the clash between traditional and modern culture in africa
may 05, 2020

'amoji' depicts the clash between traditional and modern culture in africa

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the photography series by toufic beyhum was inspired by the ever-increasing connectivity across the african continent.

the photography series by toufic beyhum was inspired by the ever-increasing connectivity across the african continent.

  • masks (44)
  • photography (188)
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architonic acquires archdaily to create the world’s largest online A&D community architonic acquires archdaily to create the world’s largest online A&D community
may 04, 2020

architonic acquires archdaily to create the world’s largest online A&D community

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breaking news! the two, archdaily and architonic, will continue as separate platforms, but will bundle expertise and experience, and leverage it to develop and »

breaking news! the two, archdaily and architonic, will continue as separate platforms, but will bundle expertise and experience, and leverage it to develop and grow further.

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expo 2020 dubai postponed to 2021 expo 2020 dubai postponed to 2021
may 07, 2020

expo 2020 dubai postponed to 2021

expo 2020 dubai has been officially postponed with the global mega event now running from 1 october 2021 to 31 march 2022.

expo 2020 dubai has been officially postponed with the global mega event now running from 1 october 2021 to 31 march 2022.

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  • expo 2020 dubai (28)
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stock markets embroidered on face masks question: our health or our wealth? stock markets embroidered on face masks question: our health or our wealth?
may 07, 2020

stock markets embroidered on face masks question: our health or our wealth?

the project by huei yin wong illustrates the ongoing tug of war between our lives and our livelihoods.

the project by huei yin wong illustrates the ongoing tug of war between our lives and our livelihoods.

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HAUSER & WIRTH presents 'beside itself', a VR exhibition at its future gallery in menorca HAUSER & WIRTH presents 'beside itself', a VR exhibition at its future gallery in menorca
may 07, 2020

HAUSER & WIRTH presents 'beside itself', a VR exhibition at its future gallery in menorca

the group exhibition takes place in the gallery of the future, allowing visitors a first look at the art centre ahead of its opening in 2021.

the group exhibition takes place in the gallery of the future, allowing visitors a first look at the art centre ahead of its opening in 2021.

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doug aitken listens to the sound of the earth in a video journey to 'sonic pavilion' in brazil doug aitken listens to the sound of the earth in a video journey to 'sonic pavilion' in brazil
may 04, 2020

doug aitken listens to the sound of the earth in a video journey to 'sonic pavilion' in brazil

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aitken takes us to the far corners of the earth to visit inhotim, a contemporary art center, cultural foundation, and botanical garden in brazil.

aitken takes us to the far corners of the earth to visit inhotim, a contemporary art center, cultural foundation, and botanical garden in brazil.

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dongyeop han revisits traditional 'soban' design in zigzag furniture series dongyeop han revisits traditional 'soban' design in zigzag furniture series
may 04, 2020

dongyeop han revisits traditional 'soban' design in zigzag furniture series

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the designer has grooved the top plate of the table at a constant depth and spacing, creating a zigzag pattern.

the designer has grooved the top plate of the table at a constant depth and spacing, creating a zigzag pattern.

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