Open House 2011 by Droog, led by Diller Scofidio + Renfro offers a "future suburbia" through self-inventiveness and collaborative consumption.
Gorgeous kitchen in Brooklyn's Clock Tower by Minimal.
The Barin Ski Resort in Iran was inspired by igloos and its topographic layer-like features are even reflected in the built-in custom furniture.
The Center for Digital Art and Contemporary Music designed by architect Manual Gautrand opened its doors to the Parisian public last month.
Tokyo French Embassy Gardens by French landscape office Sempervirens, in Tokyo, Japan.
A new book showcases architectural photographer Julius Shulman's images of a blossoming 1950s and 60s Los Angeles.
Expocamacol 2010, a temporary pavilion in Medellín, Colombia built from sustainable materials for a construction expo by Plan:b arquitectos.
Serie Architect's installation at the Kennedy Centre for the Performing Arts, Monsoon Club, opens in Washington D.C. for the Maximum India Festival.
This medical marijuana dispensary located in San Francisco, designed by Sand Studios, has won an AIA-SF 2011 design award.
Fast Company Design shows the work of Louise Despont, a Brooklyn-based artist who draws enigmatic, intricate graphite patterns on ledger paper designed for recording turn-of-the-century bank balances.
The winning design for the new Saint Petersburg, Russia zoo, by a team of French architects.
A seaside shot of the new Turner Contemporary Museum in Margate, England, which opened the weekend of 4/15-4/17.
Omotesando Koffee is a secret 'box design' coffee shop inside an old Japanese house in central Tokyo.
Sugar Chair - A chair made out of pure sugar. You can lick it and personalize it your way. You are the designer!
Oliver & Evan Haslegrave are the brothers behind hOmE, a design partnership responsible for the interiors to some of NYC's most exciting restaurants & bars.
Bldgblog looks at a study of water towers in Ireland, which the artist calls 'part inventory, part photographic essay and part history'.
The Luggage Yobot at the soon-to-open NYC Yotel, will store left luggage for visitors when not in their "capsule" rooms.
'Hotel Sezz' in Saint Tropez by French designer Christophe Pillet.
Beautiful designer bank in Zurich. This is the Raiffeisen Bank’s flagship in Zurich designed by design co-operative NAU.
Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava with minimalist American painter Frank Stella have collaborated on a new piece in Berlin.
The Safe House. KWK Promes have created a house that transforms from an impenetrable cube to a luxury home with the press of a button.
A Room Over the Sea designed by Studio Zero85 is an old 'fishing machine' typical of the Adriatic coast.
Fonte Da Luz is a mixed use building in Porto, Portugal that is built around giant windows that fill the whole building with natural light.
Architect Matthew Hofman redesigned an old airstream-trailer into a luxury living space. looks beautiful!
Thermoformed wallpaper with 3D effect by Elitis.
A new archeological museum, clad in a rusted metal skin, is situated next to a 12th-century Gothic cathedral in Soissons, France.
The Safe House by KWK Architects transforms from an open home to a closed maximum security cube with a touch of a button!
UCL Lunch Hour Lecture: Who enjoys shopping in Ikea? Great lecture on commerce and design! Professor Alan Penn, from the Bartlett School of Architecture.
The Minister’s House in Crossville, Tennessee is a treetop mansion! The largest tree house in the world. Construction began in 1993. Now , in 2011 it measures 10 stories!
This T shop in Copenhagen is designed as if the whole store were the display. Tiny backlit holes perforate the shelves on surfaces at different depths, creating a powerful eye-catcher from outside.
Bike Hanger concept from Manifesto Architecture stores many bikes while requiring minimal surface area on the ground, using a ferris wheel like system to raise the bicycles.
Olympics bird's nest inspired staircase at East Hotel, Hong Kong, designed by CL3.
The Wisconsin Institute for Discovery recently unveiled two of the highest resolution interactive surfaces in the world.
The staircase in this French home is encased in a mesh of woven steel. Villa la Roche designed by archiplein.
Mishima House from Keiji Ashizawa Design.
'In the future, luxury will be open plan'. Not what you'll find in New York attics, but in the region of the Four Corners, between the Utah desert and Arizona, according to the developer, Bernt Kuhlmann.
Transiessence. Some really nice student work coming out of Northern Michigan University's School of Art and Design, Human Centered (environ and product) Design department.
Architecttura Sonora will be presenting their new line of specifically designed sonic modules at Fuorisalone in via Tortona 26 in Milan.
Jet Test Center - architectural photograph of the interior of a facility for testing small jet engines by Alistair Tutton.
Designed by Depiction Lab, The Home Quarter is located in the heart of Liverpool One's multi million pound development and is the North's leading destination for interiors.
'Sieger Residence' a modern day castle owned by architect Charles Sieger of Sieger Suarez
Swiss architect Peter Zumthor released a sneak peek at his pavilion for the Serpentine Gallery in London - coming this summer!
Microsoft Surface housed in Folded Acrylic Shell holding an interactive 11,000 artwork collection at Ball State University's Museum of Art.
The Spare Room at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel is a newly opened, chic bowling alley designed by Studio Collective with the creators Marc Rose and Med Abrous.
Eero Saarinen's Miller House in Columbus, Indiana will be opened to the public by the Indianapolis Museum of Art on May 10th.
Home Contained. Debbie Glassberg created a home out of shipping containers. It is now part of a residential area in the Kansas City area.