It’s a universally acknowledged truth that the week back to work after a long weekend drags like no other, so with that in mind, we’re bringing you some light entertainment to break up your Thursday afternoon and while away the hours until Friday hits.
What once was the Saint-Denys-du-Plateau church in Quebec has now become the Monique-Corriveau Library with the help of Dan Hanganu and Côté Leahy Cardas Architects. The church, built in 1964, was designed by the late architect Jean-Marie Roy and was considered a prime example of Quebec’s modern architecture heritage.
IRENE AU, FORMER HEAD OF GOOGLE’S USER INTERACTION TEAM, IS THE LATEST DESIGNER TO MAKE HER WAY TO A VENTURE CAPITAL FIRM. HERE’S WHY VCS ARE SO HOT FOR DESIGNERS AND HOW CONSUMERS COULD ULTIMATELY BENEFIT FROM THE TREND.
Every now and then, the Internet gives birth to new and important terms, generally preceded by everyone’s favorite Twitter-auto-contexualizer, the hashtag. One such term has piqued our interest since its inception in early March, so in the spirit of sharing the knowledge, we give you Know Your Hashtag: #ART140.
Developers and designers often start building, but forget who they are really building for. This Dutch company is bringing the art of listening back into the city planning process.
Sun Rising Lamp is a peaceful creation from Japanese design firm, h220430. In Japan, it’s a tradition for people to worship at sunrise on the beginning of the year, with new spirits and hopes and recite their New Year’s resolution.
Among Time‘s list of the world’s 100 most influential people, which was revealed today, you’ll find Pope Francis, Rand Paul, Beyoncé, Hillary Clinton…and two fashion powerhouses: Céline creative director Phoebe Philo and Net-a-Porter founder Natalie Massenet.
Unlike the massive feats of architecture and engineering that define the world’s most recognizable bridges, footbridges represent a much smaller iteration of the typology. These pathways provide pedestrians a convenient crossing for shorter spans, such as over a canal or highway, yet often these structures are overlooked for their simplistic designs, typically nothing more than […]
Founded in 2007, It’s Nice That is a publishing platform that encompasses several different online, print and events offerings as part of its mission of championing creativity across the art and design world. The website – which is updated daily with at least nine new articles – attracts a loyal, international readership of around 350,000 […]
Architizer is a platform for architects & designers to showcase their talents and find clients. We launched Architizer in 2009 to make architecture and interiors accessible to everyone. Now it is the largest platform for architecture and design online hosting projects uploaded by the designers themselves.