Kimberley Mok reports at Treehugger about how a prize-winning architect plans to repurpose the rubble from the recent earthquake to rebuild Nepal in an adaptable style based on traditional Nepalese architecture. 165 more words
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Artist Artori Design creates these fun metal bookshelves that give the impression a superhero is saving your books from doom. The sideways version uses a magnet to attach the end of the books, while the other model is a wall-mounted floating shelf that gives the impression a caped crusader is giving your books a lift from below. 7 more words
Japanese artists Masakazu Shirane and New Zealander Reuben Young have created kaleidoscopic origami as a domed structure made up more than 320 geometric shapes. They constantly shift and alter the spectrum of light projected within the luminous space.
Influenced by a spirit both modernist and contemporary, brazilian architect arthur casas has completed a number of exemplary projects in his home country and beyond. as evidenced by his expanding portfolio, casas’ work is fueled by a holistic approach that enables him to comfortably work at scales ranging from an everyday dining chair to an entire neighborhood masterplan. 842 more words