This week, architecture projects by IKEA and Aston Martin were unveiled

THIS WEEK, ARCHITECTURE PROJECTS BY IKEA AND ASTON MARTIN WERE UNVEILED

This week, Dezeen reported on IKEA's housing for the elderly that has been developed with the Queen of Sweden, and Aston Martin launched...

MIT Media Lab faces investigation following revelations of ties to Jeffrey Epstein

MIT MEDIA LAB FACES INVESTIGATION FOLLOWING REVELATIONS OF TIES TO JEFFREY EPSTEIN

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology is to investigate Joichi Ito, the director of the school's Media Lab , after it was revealed...

 
 
 
Annie MOORE algorithm matches refugees to best-suited US cities

ANNIE MOORE ALGORITHM MATCHES REFUGEES TO BEST-SUITED US CITIES

Researchers have developed an algorithm to match refugees arriving in the US with the city where they are most likely to find employment...

Facebook to open pop-up cafes to give users privacy checkups

FACEBOOK TO OPEN POP-UP CAFES TO GIVE USERS PRIVACY CHECKUPS

Social media company Facebook is opening five pop-up cafes across the UK where visitors can get a privacy checkup and a free cup of...

 
 
 
Vollebak's Black Squid Jacket reflects light from more than two billion glass spheres

VOLLEBAK'S BLACK SQUID JACKET REFLECTS LIGHT FROM MORE THAN TWO BILLION GLASS SPHERES

Experimental clothing brand Vollebak has created a colour-shifting jacket , which uses embedded black glass spheres to emulate the...

"Giant hybrid face-hand" installed on roof of art gallery in Wellington

"GIANT HYBRID FACE-HAND" INSTALLED ON ROOF OF ART GALLERY IN WELLINGTON

The roof of City Gallery Wellington is now home to a "kinda creepy" five-metre-tall sculpture of a hand with a face called Quasi, by...

 
 
 
Plastic collected by The Ocean Cleanup will be burned to generate electricity

PLASTIC COLLECTED BY THE OCEAN CLEANUP WILL BE BURNED TO GENERATE ELECTRICITY

Dutch non-profit The Ocean Cleanup plans to burn some of the plastic it collects from the Pacific Ocean, Dezeen has learned. Designers...

Skandium reopens following acquisition by Danish e-commerce entrepreneurs

SKANDIUM REOPENS FOLLOWING ACQUISITION BY DANISH E-COMMERCE ENTREPRENEURS

Troubled Scandinavian design retailer Skandium has been acquired by a Danish duo, who have reopened the e-commerce site and plan to...

 
 
 
Filtration Skyscrapers in the oceans could "solve environmental and energy problems" around the world

FILTRATION SKYSCRAPERS IN THE OCEANS COULD "SOLVE ENVIRONMENTAL AND ENERGY PROBLEMS" AROUND THE WORLD

Architectural designer and visualiser Honglin Li has proposed deploying floating high-rise waste-to-energy plants fuelled by plastic...

"The battle is over" says Amin Taha as 15 Clerkenwell Close is saved from demolition

"THE BATTLE IS OVER" SAYS AMIN TAHA AS 15 CLERKENWELL CLOSE IS SAVED FROM DEMOLITION

Architect Amin Taha has won his appeal against Islington Council, which had ordered the demolition of the RIBA award-winning 15 Clerkenwell...

 
 
 
Architecture of Emergency summit to address industry's "failure" to tackle climate crisis

ARCHITECTURE OF EMERGENCY SUMMIT TO ADDRESS INDUSTRY'S "FAILURE" TO TACKLE CLIMATE CRISIS

Architects will join leading academics and campaigners to consider how the architecture industry should respond to a climate emergency...

Henning Larsen Architects awarded European Prize for Architecture 2019

HENNING LARSEN ARCHITECTS AWARDED EUROPEAN PRIZE FOR ARCHITECTURE 2019

Danish architecture studio Henning Larsen Architects has been named as this year's laureate of the European Prize for Architecture. Established...

 
 
 
Elbow Shadow bridge in Serbia by ARCVS will double as an office and hotel

ELBOW SHADOW BRIDGE IN SERBIA BY ARCVS WILL DOUBLE AS AN OFFICE AND HOTEL

ARCVS has revealed visuals of a two-storey bridge in Novi Sad, Serbia , which will span the River Danube and include a hotel and office...

Design Can aims to disrupt UK's "privileged" design industry

DESIGN CAN AIMS TO DISRUPT UK'S "PRIVILEGED" DESIGN INDUSTRY

The UK design industry "isn't representative of the society it serves" say the founders of Design Can, a new tool aimed at increasing...

 
 
 
Opus hotel by Zaha Hadid Architects nears completion in Dubai

OPUS HOTEL BY ZAHA HADID ARCHITECTS NEARS COMPLETION IN DUBAI

The Opus hotel in Dubai by Zaha Hadid Architects , formed of conjoined towers with a irregular void in the middle, is almost ready...

Bottle recycling scheme in Rome exchanges plastic waste for metro rides

BOTTLE RECYCLING SCHEME IN ROME EXCHANGES PLASTIC WASTE FOR METRO RIDES

Rome is trialling a scheme where people can recycle plastic bottles in return for free rides on the city's public transport system. Called...

 
 
 
Dezeen Day will tackle five critical issues facing architecture and design

DEZEEN DAY WILL TACKLE FIVE CRITICAL ISSUES FACING ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN

The inaugural Dezeen Day conference in London on 30 October 2019 will address the future of cities, materials and education, as well...

Goldsmiths bans beef and bottled water in move to end carbon emissions

GOLDSMITHS BANS BEEF AND BOTTLED WATER IN MOVE TO END CARBON EMISSIONS

Goldsmiths , one of the UK's best known art and design schools, has declared a climate emergency and pledged to become carbon neutral...

 
 
 
Swiss brand On moves from running to hiking with lightweight boot

SWISS BRAND ON MOVES FROM RUNNING TO HIKING WITH LIGHTWEIGHT BOOT

Swiss running brand On has unveiled the Cloudrock Waterproof hiking shoe that is 35 per cent lighter than a regular boot. Cloudrock...

Chloe Baines makes fashion collection from tents left behind at festivals

CHLOE BAINES MAKES FASHION COLLECTION FROM TENTS LEFT BEHIND AT FESTIVALS

London College of Fashion graduate Chloe Baines has designed a collection of clothing and jewellery from the upcycled tents and metal...

 
 
 



Shane Warne and Ian Botham react to Ben Stokes' astonishing century against...

Shane Warne and Ian Botham react to Ben Stokes' astonishing century against Australia

Ben Stokes hit one of the great knocks as England tied the Ashes series in the third Test at Headingley Shane Warne and Ian Botham ran out of superlatives describing Ben... Read more ...

Rory McIlroy wins golf's biggest ever prize pot after claiming Tour...

Rory McIlroy wins golf's biggest ever prize pot after claiming Tour Championship title 

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Man City 2019/20 fixtures: Next match, TV schedule, kits, transfer news, stadium

Man City 2019/20 fixtures: Next match, TV schedule, kits, transfer news, stadium

Manchester City are gunning for a third consecutive Premier League title under Pep Guardiola. City entered the season as favourites for the title but will face immense... Read more ...

Panic as beachgoers choke and struggle to breathe in Essex

Panic as beachgoers choke and struggle to breathe in Essex

One mother said her daughters were 'coughing and gasping' and could not form words properly, as police, ambulances and fire services were sent to the seafront in Frinton... Read more ...

'Very proud' Rory McIlroy wins $15m FedEx Cup after victory at the Tour...

'Very proud' Rory McIlroy wins $15m FedEx Cup after victory at the Tour Championship

Rory McIlroy has won the $15m FedEx Cup for the second time after a nerve-jangling victory at the Tour Championship. Read more ...

Boris Johnson fires warning at EU over no deal Brexit - ‘UK will easily cope'

Boris Johnson fires warning at EU over no deal Brexit - ‘UK will easily cope'

BORIS Johnson insisted the UK can “easily cope” with a no-deal Brexit after a fresh clash with the EU over the deadlocked withdrawal negotiations. Read more ...

Bournemouth vs Man City LIVE score: Updates, team news and live stream...

Bournemouth vs Man City LIVE score: Updates, team news and live stream information

Champions Manchester City continue the defence of their title against Eddie Howe's Bournemouth Read more ...

Ashes news: Joe Root heaps praise on Stokes after all-rounder inspires...

Ashes news: Joe Root heaps praise on Stokes after all-rounder inspires England to win over Australia

LAWRENCE BOOT AT HEADINGLEY: Joe Root hailed his 'freakish' all-rounder Ben Stokes after his innings of a lifetime helped England square the Ashes in astonishing fashion at... Read more ...

Peaky Blinders season 5 episode 1 review: Tommy Shelby's world begins to...

Peaky Blinders season 5 episode 1 review: Tommy Shelby's world begins to crumble in thrilling return to Birmingham

Tommy and Arthur have a serious mess to clean up Peaky Blinders season 5 has been one of the most anticipated returns to TV for the past year, so Tommy Shelby and the gang had... Read more ...

Bournemouth 1-3 Manchester City: Sergio Aguero crushes the Cherries with a brace

Bournemouth 1-3 Manchester City: Sergio Aguero crushes the Cherries with a brace

MATT BARLOW AT THE VITALITY STADIUM: Sergio Aguero crushed the Cherries as his brace was enough to give Manchester City the victory at the Vitality Stadium on Sunday. Read more ...