Architecture firm Collective has inserted a stage with a green curtain for hosting events in the back of the ONS Clothing store in New York City. The flagship location of ONS, a menswear apparel brand, is located on 201 Mulberry Street in New York's Nolita neighbourhood. It is located inside an existing structure situated 1.5 metres
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São Paulo studio Arquipélago Arquitetos has built a house with walls made of rammed earth in the countryside of Brazil. House in Cunha, or Casa em Cunha in Portuguese, is named after is location in the mountainous municipality of Cunha, which is a 2.5-hour drive from São Paulo and known for its ceramics. Arquipélago Arquitetos
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[Daily Maverick] Women's access to land and their continued eviction from farms was the subject of a webinar held by the Farmworkers and Dweller advocacy group on Tuesday.
Dezeen promotion: there are just three weeks left to enter the Timber Trade Federation's Conversations about Climate Change design competition. The competition challenges designers and craftspeople to create innovative, playful and thought-provoking designs using sustainably sourced tropical timber, in a bid to show the importance of the natural resource. Creations can be anything from a piece
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Zaha Hadid Architects has shared its design for the CECEP Shanghai Campus in China, which will utilise renewable energy technologies and recycled materials. Developed for Chinese renewable energy firm CECEP, the mixed-use campus will be built in north-east Shanghai beside the Huangpu River, taking the form of three interlinked towers with leisure facilities and an urban
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Latex glove manufacturer Supermax has commissioned new headquarters in Malaysia designed by London architecture studio Szczepaniak Astridge as demand for their product surges due to coronavirus. As makers of personal protective equipment (PPE), Supermax has seen a huge rise in orders for its products during the pandemic. In March 2020 the Malaysian latex glove makers
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[Vanguard] Oyo State Waste Management Authority (OYWMA)has declared that Ibadan, the capital of Oyo State was no more the dirtiest in Africa as the metropolis has achieved 60% compliance with waste management law compliance.
The Step table by Michigan designer Erika Cross features an interchangeable top and base that can be stacked on top of each other at different heights, thanks to their ridged mating surfaces. The design is based on a mechanical device called a step block, which consists of a pair of metal wedges with teeth running
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[This Day] The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has declared that online church is not an excuse for members of his church to miss physical church services.
Hole-punctured bricks bring air and sunlight into this multi-generational family home in the city of Bien Hoa, Vietnam designed by CTA Creative Architects. Wall House is shared by a mum, dad, their two children and their grandmother and grandfather. When it came to briefing CTA Creative Architects on the design of the two-storey house, the
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[GroundUp] Eric Lolo is taking Drakenstein Municipality and the provincial department of Human Settlements to court. He says they have failed to meet their Constitutional obligation by not providing adequate emergency housing to families facing eviction. Archive photo: Barbara Maregele
Thanks again to everyone who entered Dezeen Awards 2020. As longlisting, the first stage of the judging process, comes to an end, here's what will happen next. 10-13 August: longlists published The longlists will be published on Dezeen, on our social media channels and in a newsletter. Each longlisted entry will receive its own page
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[Nation] One was killed and several others were injured during demolitions in Mukuru slums in Nairobi on Monday.
Air and space vehicle manufacturer Virgin Galactic has unveiled the triangular design of its high-speed commercial aircraft Mach 3, which will feature an engine developed by Rolls-Royce Holdings. The Mach 3 aircraft would have capacity for nine to 19 passengers, who would be flown at an altitude above 60,000 feet (18,300 metres) – the maximum
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[Nairobi News] The government has now shifted its focus to the rehabilitation of City Park as the completion of Michuki Memorial Park nears completion.
[UN News] Hundreds of houses have been destroyed and vital infrastructure damaged due to riverine and flashfloods after heavy rains across large parts of Sudan, the United Nations relief wing has reported.
Renzo Piano's Genoa San Giorgio Bridge, which is the replacement for the Morandi Bridge that collapsed in a storm almost two years ago, has opened in Italy. Built in Piano's home town of Genoa, the 1,100-metre-long motorway bridge was inaugurated by the Italian prime minister almost exactly two years after the previous bridge collapsed on 14
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US architecture firm CLB Architects has wrapped two gabled structures with dark cedar planks to form this house in Wyoming situated to face the mountains. Lone Pine Residence is located in Wyoming's Teton Range, a mountainous region known for its ski resorts and other outdoor sports. CLB Architects, formerly Carney Logan Burke, built the residence
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In this week's comments update, readers are discussing criticism of Revit from some of the UK's largest architecture practices and sharing their views on other top stories. American software company Autodesk has come under fire for its Building Information Modelling (BIM) software Revit. In an open letter to Autodesk's president Andrew Anagnost, 17 architecture studios
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