Designers experiment with traditional tile-making techniques for Pentagram x Huguet collection

Partners at design consultancy Pentagram have created a collection of contemporary tiles and objects for Mallorcan tile brand Huguet, which is on show at London Design Festival and includes glow-in-the-dark tiles. The project was conceived by designer and former Pentagram partner Astrid Stavro, who helped coordinate the involvement of seven from Pentagram’s partners London and … Read more

Materials and Construction Techniques of Brazilian Indigenous Peoples as a Future for Architecture

Materials and Construction Techniques of Brazilian Indigenous Peoples as a Future for Architecture Courtesy of Escola da Cidade and Povo Kamayurá Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/988783/materials-and-construction-techniques-of-brazilian-indigenous-peoples-as-a-future-for-architecture “We should admit nature as an immense multitude of forms, including each part of us, who are part of everything,” says Ailton Krenak, renowned indigenous … Read more

Lo-TEK: Reclaiming Indigenous Techniques to Work with Nature

Lo-TEK: Reclaiming Indigenous Techniques to Work with Nature Islas flotantes de AI-Tahla – Pueblo Ma’dan (Irak). Image © Esme Allen Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/982652/lo-tek-reclaiming-indigenous-techniques-to-work-with-nature “Indigenous technologies are not lost or forgotten, only hidden by the shadow of progress in the most remote places on Earth”. In her book Lo-TEK: design … Read more