Vietnamese studio H&P Architects has used leftover construction materials to build a multicoloured community building in the grounds of a stadium in Vietnam's Ha Tinh province (+ slideshow). (more…)


Vietnamese studio H&P Architects has used leftover construction materials to build a multicoloured community building in the grounds of a stadium in Vietnam‘s Ha Tinh province (+ slideshow). (more…)

There's been an almost unprecedented expansion to Minneapolis men's boutique Askov Finlayson since their 2011 launch. And the latest milestone for a hot-spot sporting the best local, made-in-America and hand-selected…

There’s been an almost unprecedented expansion to Minneapolis men’s boutique Askov Finlayson since their 2011 launch. And the latest milestone for a hot-spot sporting the best local, made-in-America and hand-selected global products happens to……

Despite the fact that he works across multiple artistic mediums, it's very easy to discern the work of NYC-based artist Ryan McGinness. In addition to his iconic symbol-driven body of…

Despite the fact that he works across multiple artistic mediums, it’s very easy to discern the work of NYC-based artist Ryan McGinness. In addition to his iconic symbol-driven body of work, his experimental Instagram and the depths of his oftentimes……

ListenUp: Foals: What Went Down

Since their global debut in 2008, English band Foals has released raucous, nuanced and thoughtful music worth moving one's body to. Today, 28 August 2015, they've dropped their fourth full-length…

Since their global debut in 2008, English band Foals has released raucous, nuanced and thoughtful music worth moving one’s body to. Today, 28 August 2015, they’ve dropped their fourth full-length album, What Went Down, featuring 10 blistering tracks……

Australian designer Ross Gardam has launched a limited-edition aluminium and anodised gold lamp with a shade that can be pivoted 360 degrees to be repositioned (+ movie). (more…)


Australian designer Ross Gardam has launched a limited-edition aluminium and anodised gold lamp with a shade that can be pivoted 360 degrees to be repositioned (+ movie). (more…)

Our US job of the week on Dezeen Jobs is for a business development and communications manager at Portland-based Allied Works Architecture, whose proposed Obama Presidential Centre is pictured. Visit…

Our US job of the week on Dezeen Jobs is for a business development and communications manager at Portland-based Allied Works Architecture, whose proposed Obama Presidential Centre is pictured. Visit the ad for full details or browse other architectur…

Just kidding

JUST KIDDING In Toronto, Kohn Shnier Architects builds a better kindergarten The post Just kidding appeared first on Canadian Interiors.

JUST KIDDING In Toronto, Kohn Shnier Architects builds a better kindergarten
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Link About It: How Ballpoint Pens Killed Cursive

While many blame the downfall of handwriting on computers, tablets and smartphones, its decline actually began long ago—after a man named Marcel Bich released the first Bic Crystal ballpoint pen…

While many blame the downfall of handwriting on computers, tablets and smartphones, its decline actually began long ago—after a man named Marcel Bich released the first Bic Crystal ballpoint pen in 1946. Back then, fountain pens were the norm, and……

Pomo summer: originally designed for American communications giant AT&T, Philip Johnson and John Burgee's Postmodern skyscraper was the first of its kind. Now known as the Sony Tower, the building remains…

Philip Johnson John Burgee AT&T Building Sony Tower

Pomo summer: originally designed for American communications giant AT&T, Philip Johnson and John Burgee’s Postmodern skyscraper was the first of its kind. Now known as the Sony Tower, the building remains controversial and is the next in our season on Postmodernism. (more…)

Buy: Sardine Scent-Diffusing Sphere

Having "stinky" sardines on an aroma vessel (that resembles a fortune teller's orb) is a cheeky, bold statement—but don't worry, it's not the scent being diffused through the charcoal-like reeds.…

Having “stinky” sardines on an aroma vessel (that resembles a fortune teller’s orb) is a cheeky, bold statement—but don’t worry, it’s not the scent being diffused through the charcoal-like reeds. “Otto” is Fornasetti’s aromatic signature, with top……