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

Posted On: 24 Aug 2019   |   Posted By: Dezeen

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 a car-centred architecture service .
Swedish furniture giant IKEA and construction company Skanska have revealed that they are developing an offshoot of their modular BoKlok housing outside Stockholm, which has been developed in collaboration with Queen Silvia of Sweden.
Named SilviaBo, the housing is designed specifically for the elderly and people affected by dementia to help them live independently for longer, and in turn alleviate the demands of Sweden's ageing population.
Aston Martin launches architectural service to design homes focused around your car
High-end car-maker Aston Martin also delved into the world of architecture this week, after it launched a home-design service that will allow drivers to create homes and villain-esque "lairs" centred around their motors.
It forms an extension of the company's existing Q service that enables drivers to customise their...

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