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Great Gifts Designed By Architects

Great Gifts Designed By Architects

With the holidays fast approaching, we’ve rounded up a selection of gift options – for the design-savvy giver or receiver – from top architects including David Adjaye, Sam Jacob and Bjarke Ingels.

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November 10, 2017

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This Farm on a Bike Delivers Carbon-Free Greens

This Farm on a Bike Delivers Carbon-Free Greens

This People’s Industrial Design Office concept for a garden on wheels may inspire the takeout meals of the future.

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November 6, 2017

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5 Projects That Highlight the Dangers of Pollution

5 Projects That Highlight the Dangers of Pollution

Five disparate projects highlight the scourge of air pollution by encouraging new ways of seeing (and using) it.

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November 3, 2017

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Out Now: The Interiors Issue

Out Now: The Interiors Issue

Our November/December issue, now on newsstands, reveals some truly original interiors, ones that defy convention and place an emphasis on creativity, ingenuity and pure beauty.

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October 31, 2017

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MVRDV’s Brilliant (but Impossible) Concept for a Hotel

MVRDV’s Brilliant (but Impossible) Concept for a Hotel

It may not be a real hotel, but MVRDV’s reconfigurable dwelling presents, in vivid colours, what may be the most essential ingredient for future cities to succeed: flexible living spaces.

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October 26, 2017

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Interface’s Proof Positive Is the World’s First Carbon-Negative Carpet Tile

Interface’s Proof Positive Is the World’s First Carbon-Negative Carpet Tile

With the launch of the world’s first carbon-negative carpet tile, Interface has exceeded even its own ambition to halt damage to the environment.

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October 20, 2017

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Google’s Sidewalk Labs is Designing a Neighbourhood in Toronto

Google’s Sidewalk Labs is Designing a Neighbourhood in Toronto

Sidewalk Labs has won a bid to design a “smart” neighbourhood in Toronto that will have self-driving transportation, cost-effective building and sustainable energy systems.

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October 18, 2017

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What to Expect at the World Design Summit in Montreal

What to Expect at the World Design Summit in Montreal

As if the concept of the first-ever World Design Summit isn’t big enough, the Montreal event will bring together an international roster of design thinkers who share the common goal of creating positive social and environmental change.

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October 13, 2017

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These Bright Designers are Showing the Untapped Potential of Lighting

These Bright Designers are Showing the Untapped Potential of Lighting

From eliciting emotional responses to storing energy, lighting can do much more than illuminate.

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October 10, 2017

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RUF and AZURE Team Up for Tubalicious at IDS Vancouver

RUF and AZURE Team Up for Tubalicious at IDS Vancouver

For IDS Vancouver, Azure teamed up with local firm RUFproject on a site-specific installation that was equally simple and mysterious.

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October 6, 2017

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