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...

 
 
 
This week, housing projects by Kanye West and Stefano Boeri were revealed

THIS WEEK, HOUSING PROJECTS BY KANYE WEST AND STEFANO BOERI WERE REVEALED

This week on Dezeen, new photos offered a first look at Kanye West's homeless housing and Stefano Boeri unveiled his designs for vertical-forest...

Samsung launches Galaxy Note10 to offer better experience for video editors and designers

SAMSUNG LAUNCHES GALAXY NOTE10 TO OFFER BETTER EXPERIENCE FOR VIDEO EDITORS AND DESIGNERS

Samsung has unveiled the latest version of its Galaxy smartphone series featuring an updated slim, cinematic form and stylus pen better...

 
 
 
Photos reveal first glimpse of Kanye West's domed housing for the homeless

PHOTOS REVEAL FIRST GLIMPSE OF KANYE WEST'S DOMED HOUSING FOR THE HOMELESS

The first images of Kanye West's prototype housing for the homeless have been revealed, as the musician faces an order to tear down...

Jasmine Linington uses seaweed to make couture clothing

JASMINE LININGTON USES SEAWEED TO MAKE COUTURE CLOTHING

Textile design graduate Jasmine Linington establishes seaweed as a high-end fashion material with her collection of nature-derived...

 
 
 
Ellen MacArthur's Circular Design Programme seeks 20 million designers to transform global economy

ELLEN MACARTHUR'S CIRCULAR DESIGN PROGRAMME SEEKS 20 MILLION DESIGNERS TO TRANSFORM GLOBAL ECONOMY

The Ellen MacArthur Foundation aims to make circular design "the new normal' by persuading 20 million designers to help transform the...

Ghostly Ocean Debris is an accessories collection made from discarded refugee life vests

GHOSTLY OCEAN DEBRIS IS AN ACCESSORIES COLLECTION MADE FROM DISCARDED REFUGEE LIFE VESTS

Northumbria graduate Harry Jones has produced a collection of clothing and lifestyle accessories using the life jackets left on European...

 
 
 



Solskjaer defends Pogba after costly pen miss

Solskjaer defends Pogba after costly pen miss

Following Paul Pogba's penalty miss against Wolves, the FC crew share their thoughts on who should take the spot kicks for Manchester United. WOLVERHAMPTON, England - Ole... Read more ...

Wolves 1-1 Man Utd: Paul Pogba misses penalty as United held to draw - 5...

Wolves 1-1 Man Utd: Paul Pogba misses penalty as United held to draw - 5 talking points

A topsy-turvy encounter saw both teams maintain their unbeaten starts to the new season at Molineux Read more ...

Man, 20, charged with PC Andrew Harper's murder after cop was mown down...

Man, 20, charged with PC Andrew Harper's murder after cop was mown down responding to a burglary

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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer explains why Paul Pogba took Man Utd penalty over...

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer explains why Paul Pogba took Man Utd penalty over Marcus Rashford

Paul Pogba saw his penalty saved against Wolves after Marcus Rashford had netted against Chelsea last week Read more ...

Vitamin D in flour could stop 10 million deficiency cases and save the NHS money

Vitamin D in flour could stop 10 million deficiency cases and save the NHS money

Adding vitamin D to wheat flour would help reduce the incidence of heart disease, seizures, and rickets, at a cost of just 12p per person per year according to new research. Read more ...

Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx ‘secretly split after six years together'

Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx ‘secretly split after six years together'

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Plans for anti-sex toilets in seaside town 'submitted in error'

Plans for anti-sex toilets in seaside town 'submitted in error'

A council has said plans for public toilets in a Welsh seaside town, with design features to deter vandalism, sexual activity and rough sleeping, were submitted in "error". Read more ...

Ellen DeGeneres claims Harry and Meghan Markle are 'attacked for everything...

Ellen DeGeneres claims Harry and Meghan Markle are 'attacked for everything they do'

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have been heavily criticised for using a private jet to get to their holiday destination in Southern France Read more ...

Great British Bake Off 2019: Full line-up of contestants revealed

Great British Bake Off 2019: Full line-up of contestants revealed

It's that time of year again Great British Bake Off season is upon us again, with a new group of amateur bakers nervously waiting to take to the tent in hope of being named... Read more ...

Strict new rules planned for skyscrapers amid fears they create wind-tunnels...

Strict new rules planned for skyscrapers amid fears they create wind-tunnels that blow cyclists over

The City of London Corporation has brought in new rules requiring developers to test designs with wind tunnel simulations and redesign if drafts are too strong. Read more ...