Design

Othr Uses 3-D Printing to Produce Great Design with Zero Waste

Othr Uses 3-D Printing to Produce Great Design with Zero Waste

Joe Doucet has turned his attention to retail with Othr, a virtual store that 3-D prints accessories on demand.

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20 hours ago

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Dyson’s Next Trick: Lighting

Dyson’s Next Trick: Lighting

What’s next after the LED revolution? Jake Dyson says there are many more ways to save energy without compromising on illumination.

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3 days ago

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Architecture

A Striking Pavilion in the Middle of Nowhere

A Striking Pavilion in the Middle of Nowhere

A collaboration between Mexican firm a | 911 and engineering giant Aecom, Platah Pavilion is a modern, barn-inspired industrial building on an arid stretch of Mexican landscape.

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2 days ago

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Standout Museum Architecture from Around the World

Standout Museum Architecture from Around the World

In honour of International Museum Day, we’ve rounded up some of our favourite examples of museum architecture that have recently risen around the world.

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9 days ago

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Interiors

A Cool Concrete Cafe in Melbourne

A Cool Concrete Cafe in Melbourne

Local architecture and design studio Ritz&Ghougassian created a muted, minimalist interior for Penta, a Melbourne cafe dishing up colourful fare.

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3 days ago

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A New Play Centre in Sydney Ditches Kids Design Clichés

A New Play Centre in Sydney Ditches Kids Design Clichés

Avoiding the garish colours and plastic toys typical of a children’s centre, Frost*collective and PAL Design try out a simplified design concept at NUBO.

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16 days ago

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Curiosity

Winning Design for Victims of Communism Memorial Revealed

Winning Design for Victims of Communism Memorial Revealed

The design competition for Ottawa’s Memorial to the Victims of Communism has concluded with the announcement that Arc of Memory – a “living calendar” concept from a team led by Toronto architect Paul Raff – is the winner.

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7 days ago

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How Good Design Increased an Indie Ice Cream Maker’s Sales by 50%

How Good Design Increased an Indie Ice Cream Maker’s Sales by 50%

When Brooklyn treat-maker Van Leeuwen ice cream hired Pentagram to refresh its branding, the goal was a stronger visual identity. The result was an unbelievable uptick in sales.

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11 days ago

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