Bjarke Ingels: Hedonistic sustainability. Are streets more walkable if the sidewalks are removed? For most of us, when we’re walking in the city, the safest place to be is on the pavement or sidewalk.
However a new movement in urban street design, called ‘Shared Space’, is challenging this kind of thinking. Shared Space streets aim to reduce the dominance of cars by getting people and vehicles to share the road space. Yaniv Pardo Unveils Twisting Geothermal-Powered Tower for Netanya, Israel Netanya City Hall by Yaniv Pardo – Inhabitat - Green Design Will Save the World.
Tetra Shed: A Modern Modular Office for the Garden! A stunning modern design by David Ajasa-Adekunle, the Tetra Shed is sweet solution for those looking for extra office space. Built to be set in the backyard or a garden, the design’s modular construction also features foldout doors and windows to pull in plenty of natural light and fresh air. Available in a variety of colors as well as copper, zinc, steel and plywood facades, its distinct yet organic shape allows it to blend in seamlessly with any site — we can even imagine succulents growing on its surface! The Tetra Shed will be available for purchase starting next year. +Tetra Shed Via Hypebeast. 10 Best Ad Campaigns "Life's too short for the wrong job". Fascinating Lamps by Calabarte. Calabarte is the pseudonym of a Polish artist named Przemek Krawczynski, whose art takes on a peculiar but incredibly beautiful form: cool lamps.
The name itself is a portmanteau of two words – art (obviously), and calabash, the fruit that carries his imagination. The calabash is a bottle gourd originating in India, although Calabarte gets his supply from Senegal. Due to ancient domestication and usage, the bottle gourd has an incredibly tough outer shell.