Hong Kong Design Institute presents ten student design projects

Design School Shows: a cowboy-informed clothing campaign and a pram for visually impaired parents feature in Dezeen’s latest school show by students at Hong Kong Design Institute. Also included is a seesaw designed to be used in domestic interiors and an animated story set in a post-apocalyptic world. Institution: Hong Kong Design Institute (HKDI)Courses: HD … Read more

University of Waterloo spotlights 10 architecture projects

Design School Shows: a project exploring patterns of depopulation in Japan’s rural villages and 3D-printed stoneware designed to filter light are included in Dezeen’s latest school show by students at the University of Waterloo. Also included is a flood-prevention strategy designed for the Roncador River community in Brazil and a project that analyzes how civilians … Read more

See who’s ahead in the Design Awards 2022 architecture public vote

After 7,000 votes, projects by Scott Whitby Studio and Heatherwick Studio are ahead in the Dezeen Awards 2022 public vote architecture categories. Vote now for your favorite! Other studios in the lead include Studio Saar for its factory on a seasonal lake in India and João Mendes Ribeiro for his house clad in black-painted timber … Read more

A Spectacular Blend Of Textures, Grooves, Smoothened Edges And Varied Kinds Of Lights | The Crossboundaries

Anyone can create a space with four walls and call it a house, but it takes a true designer to create a home out of any given space. The Crossboundaries has done an exemplary work by creating a distinctive home with all the luxuries and amenities which definitely has an edge over the others. Billipatra … Read more

Ten design projects from Pratt Institute School of Design in New York

Design School Shows: a digital experience that lets users explore historical architecture and a project that aims to reestablish connections that were lost due to Covid-19 feature in Dezeen’s latest school show by Pratt Institute of Design. Also included is a project that questions how space can nourish the human body and mind, and a … Read more

Norman Foster to launch UN sustainability declaration for architects

The United Nations has written a set of “principles for sustainable and inclusive urban design and architecture” for architects to sign up to called the San Marino Declaration, which architect Norman Foster is set to launch. Set to be ratified in the republic of San Marino next month, the declaration outlines a set of standards … Read more

random international’s ‘life in our minds’ NFT evolves with collectors’ participation

‘Life in Our Minds’ by Random International & Danil Krivoruchko Pace Verso and OG.Art launches a new generative NFT project by experimental art collective Random International and digital artist Danil Krivoruchko. Dubbed ‘Life in Our Minds’, their new project brings together contemporary art and crypto worlds, incorporating groundbreaking technology that boosts buyers to vigorously participate … Read more

The Desien guide to solar power

This Dezeen guide to solar power, which forms part of our Solar Revolution series, explains the different types of photovoltaics from the well-established to the more experimental. Solar is a clean, renewable and relatively cheap source of energy that is expected to become more widely adopted as the world weans itself off fossil fuels. Often … Read more

University of the Arts London presents 10 design and interiors projects

Design School Shows: an interview series where emerging artists share their skills and an interiors project that encourages emotional attachment with material objects are included in Dezeen’s latest school show by students at the University of the Arts London. Also included is a medical building informed by glass slides used in microbiology and an Esports … Read more