Google's Pittsburgh office by Strada is a fun conversion of a former Nabisco bakery that includes a hanging cargo net hammock, indoor bamboo forest (complete with water falls) and LEED gold certification.
A planned new waste-to-energy plant in Copenhagen will feature an art installation by realities:united that will blow 30-metre smoke rings out of its chimney as a reminder of the pollution it is emitting.
In 2000, the NYC Transit Authority joined the artificial reef building program. Hundreds of stripped/decontaminated subway cars were sent to be dumped in the Atlantic Ocean. Captured in 'Next Stop Atlantic' by Stephen Mallon.
At Wikipedia's official 10th anniversary party, a suspended series of 18 printers with printed physical records of individual contributions, and excerpts summarizing the article edited. Dean McNamee and Tim Burrell-Saward.
Glenbrook Residence by David Jameson is conceptually a courtyard inserted between two heavy walls. Outdoor rooms, a living pavilion, and distinct public/private spaces make this house really interesting.
The 'Inhabited Fold' home was a project designed by Spanish architectural firm G&R studio, in collaboration with Whirlpool to showcase their latest and most innovative appliances in Casa Decor Barcelona.
Architect Rem Koolhaas of OMA and Prada have teamed up to create a two-storey catwalk for the Italian fashion label's fall/winter 2011 collection. The catwalk lies within the main exhibition space of the Prada Fondazione in Milan.
La Maison Pujol is a dream come true for architect/ designer Philippe Phi, who converted an old provincial winery into his own boutique hotel in the south of France — achieving a plush and sensual setting.