The classic flip phone returns as Motorola updates Razr with foldable display

THE CLASSIC FLIP PHONE RETURNS AS MOTOROLA UPDATES RAZR WITH FOLDABLE DISPLAY

Motorola has thrown its hat into the folding smartphone ring with a revamped version of its Razr flip phone that was first launched...

UK student's fish-waste bioplastic MarinaTex wins 2019 James Dyson Award top prize

UK STUDENT'S FISH-WASTE BIOPLASTIC MARINATEX WINS 2019 JAMES DYSON AWARD TOP PRIZE

An easily biodegradable material that could be "part of a global answer" to single-use plastic pollution has won its inventor, British...

 
 
 
Heatherwick Studio's Pier 55 renamed Little Island

HEATHERWICK STUDIO'S PIER 55 RENAMED LITTLE ISLAND

Thomas Heatherwick's Pier 55 park within New York's Hudson River has been renamed Little Island, as visuals and a video detailing the...

SOM to create Disney headquarters in New York City clad in green terracotta panels

SOM TO CREATE DISNEY HEADQUARTERS IN NEW YORK CITY CLAD IN GREEN TERRACOTTA PANELS

Skidmore Owings & Merrill has revealed plans to build a glass-and-ceramic office building for Disney 's New York operations, called...

 
 
 
Environmental audit reveals the carbon footprint of Dezeen Day conference

ENVIRONMENTAL AUDIT REVEALS THE CARBON FOOTPRINT OF DEZEEN DAY CONFERENCE

Dezeen Day generated eight tonnes of carbon emissions, according to a "quick and dirty" environmental audit of the conference. The...

Prada becomes first luxury brand to sign loan tied to sustainability targets

PRADA BECOMES FIRST LUXURY BRAND TO SIGN LOAN TIED TO SUSTAINABILITY TARGETS

Prada has signed a £42.9 million loan with banking group Crédit Agricole, with repayment terms conditional to meeting key targets around...

 
 
 
Architects can use theatre techniques to "reframe reality" says Zoe Svendsen

ARCHITECTS CAN USE THEATRE TECHNIQUES TO "REFRAME REALITY" SAYS ZOE SVENDSEN

"Future scenario thinking" is a technique developed by theatre director Zoe Svendsen to imagine the cities of tomorrow. In an interview...

The Met's Costume Institute announces time-travelling theme for Spring 2020 exhibition

THE MET'S COSTUME INSTITUTE ANNOUNCES TIME-TRAVELLING THEME FOR SPRING 2020 EXHIBITION

Fashion "flashbacks and fast-forwards" will be the theme of next year's major fashion exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art...

 
 
 
Setting fire to artworks in the desert "creates atmospheric pollution" says Burning Man festival

SETTING FIRE TO ARTWORKS IN THE DESERT "CREATES ATMOSPHERIC POLLUTION" SAYS BURNING MAN FESTIVAL

Burning Man has acknowledged the carbon emissions it causes and called on attendees to consider alternatives to burning, as part of...

Jean Nouvel designs lush Acquarela community for Ecuador

JEAN NOUVEL DESIGNS LUSH ACQUARELA COMMUNITY FOR ECUADOR

French architect Jean Nouvel has designed a sprawling, stone-clad residential development for the outskirts of Quito that echoes its...

 
 
 
Sun Lee reworks traditional Korean craft into clothes made from paper

SUN LEE REWORKS TRADITIONAL KOREAN CRAFT INTO CLOTHES MADE FROM PAPER

South Korean designer Sun Lee has created a six-piece collection of clothing from traditional Korean paper which has been cut, torn...

Space10 opens second research lab in creative hub in Delhi

SPACE10 OPENS SECOND RESEARCH LAB IN CREATIVE HUB IN DELHI

Copenhagen-based research lab Space10 is to open a research and design lab next week, in the Dhan Mill gated compound in south Delhi...

 
 
 
RIBA Gold-medal winner Ted Cullinan dies aged 88

RIBA GOLD-MEDAL WINNER TED CULLINAN DIES AGED 88

RIBA Royal Gold-medal winning architect Edward Cullinan, founder of Cullinan Studio , has passed away aged 88. Cullinan died in his...

UK architects unionise to challenge industry's "toxic culture" of long hours and low pay

UK ARCHITECTS UNIONISE TO CHALLENGE INDUSTRY'S "TOXIC CULTURE" OF LONG HOURS AND LOW PAY

Unpaid overtime, unfair pay and harassment in the workplace are just some of the reasons that architecture workers in the UK have formed...

 
 
 
BP sponsorship "allows us to present an exhibition that is free" says Chicago Architecture Biennial

BP SPONSORSHIP "ALLOWS US TO PRESENT AN EXHIBITION THAT IS FREE" SAYS CHICAGO ARCHITECTURE BIENNIAL

The Chicago Architecture Biennial has defended its sponsorship deals with petroleum giant BP and energy company Exelon, amid a growing...

Snøhetta unveils North Carolina library with scooped front

SNØHETTA UNVEILS NORTH CAROLINA LIBRARY WITH SCOOPED FRONT

Two terraces will be carved into the swooping, ceramic-clad facade of this public library that architecture firm Snøhetta has designed...

 
 
 
Nike React Infinity Run is designed to reduce runners' injuries

NIKE REACT INFINITY RUN IS DESIGNED TO REDUCE RUNNERS' INJURIES

Nike 's new running shoe could prevent the chance of injury by 52 per cent, helping solve the problem that most often takes runners...

Garden of Galaxy personalised flower wins the Samsung Mobile Design Competition wallpaper category

GARDEN OF GALAXY PERSONALISED FLOWER WINS THE SAMSUNG MOBILE DESIGN COMPETITION WALLPAPER CATEGORY

Dezeen promotion: a personalised flower generated by an algorithm has won the wallpaper category in the Samsung Mobile Design Competition...

 
 
 
Facebook rebrands to "create visual distinction" between company and social app

FACEBOOK REBRANDS TO "CREATE VISUAL DISTINCTION" BETWEEN COMPANY AND SOCIAL APP

Facebook has launched a new branding for its subsidiary companies, which comprises an all-capital typeface that changes colour depending...

Bodice clothes are for the women "challenging conventions" in Indian society

BODICE CLOTHES ARE FOR THE WOMEN "CHALLENGING CONVENTIONS" IN INDIAN SOCIETY

Fashion designer Ruchika Sachdeva's label Bodice is developing a "new language of modernity" for women in India who want a minimalist...

 
 
 



Donald Trump advisor Roger Stone guilty of obstruction, lying, witness tampering

Donald Trump advisor Roger Stone guilty of obstruction, lying, witness tampering

The President of the United State of America Donald Trump's former advisor Roger Stone has been found guilty on seven counts of lying to Congress, obstruction and witness tampering Read more ...

Brazil 0-1 Argentina: Lionel Messi marks his return to the side by scoring a...

Brazil 0-1 Argentina: Lionel Messi marks his return to the side by scoring a rebound from the spot

This fixture is never short on drama, and there was plenty of it inside the first 15 minutes as Gabriel Jesus was bundled over in the box, before painfully miscuing his spot... Read more ...

Experts say Trump's attacks on Marie Yovanovitch during the impeachment...

Experts say Trump's attacks on Marie Yovanovitch during the impeachment hearing amount to witness intimidation

Democrats and legal experts say President Donald Trump 's attacks on Marie Yovanovitch, the former US ambassador to Ukraine, while she testified before Congress on Friday... Read more ...

Scooter Braun and Scott Borchetta deny blocking Taylor Swift from performing...

Scooter Braun and Scott Borchetta deny blocking Taylor Swift from performing old hits

On Thursday, the ME! singer accused Scooter Braun and her former record label boss Scott Borchetta, who sold him the rights to her first six albums earlier this year, of... Read more ...

Rafael Nadal ready for potential Roger Federer tie as star gives ATP Finals...

Rafael Nadal ready for potential Roger Federer tie as star gives ATP Finals fitness update

Rafael Nadal has played through the pain barrier to put himself on the verge of the ATP Finals semi-finals. Read more ...

Love Island's Ellie Brown and Michael Griffiths have 'started dating'

Love Island's Ellie Brown and Michael Griffiths have 'started dating'

Ellie and Michael, who starred on different series of Love Island, reportedly found a spark between them while filming for Ex On The Beach Read more ...

Manchester United weighing up January Jadon Sancho move - Guardian

Manchester United weighing up January Jadon Sancho move - Guardian

Could Sancho sign for United? Manchester United are reportedly weighing up a move for Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho in the January transfer window. Sancho has taken the... Read more ...

Transcript of FIRST call between Donald Trump and Ukrainian leader shows no...

Transcript of FIRST call between Donald Trump and Ukrainian leader shows no mention of Biden probe

Flying aboard Air Force One on April 21, Trump offered Volodymyr Zelensky the high profile White House visit that the newly elected leader craved, without suggesting strings... Read more ...

Coronation Street spoilers: Michelle Connor's revenge plan confirmed ahead...

Coronation Street spoilers: Michelle Connor's revenge plan confirmed ahead of Robert Preston's death

After Robert Preston was involved in a horrifying car accident in Coronation Street, Michelle Connor began to question how much she actually trusted her fiancé, what with him... Read more ...

Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett banned indefinitely without pay...

Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett banned indefinitely without pay after helmet assault

Cleveland Browns star Myles Garrett has been banned indefinitely without pay after his violent assault on Pitssburgh Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph on Thursday night. Read more ...