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Earth Day 2015

To celebrate Earth Day, we have some of our favorite design projects from 2014-2015 from buildings to aps and light fixtures these designers are helping our everyday lives be more green. How are you helping our planet? House for Trees in Vietnam by Vo Trong Nghia Architects Waterbank CampusA school campus that stores rain and […]

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Monday Morning Photo(s)

For today’s, Monday Morning photos we would like to congratulate a group of IAD Indonesian students that were featured in an art exhibit this past weekend in the Mission district’s Intersection of the Arts. Ariani Putri Untoro, Florencia Irena, Connie Santoso, Dionisius Djohan, Stephanie Santoso, Nadia Evania Loveta, Jessica Yunnaraga submitted a range of projects […]

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Google Offices Irvine California

We fell in love with the Google office in Irvine California by RAPT Studio. The design follows the Google “motto” of making their employees happy and productive at work with a Souther California look! Bravo The 91,000 square feet is split up between four levels, connected by a steel and perforated acrylic staircase that serves […]

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LA/FSH 218 Blogging: Content Creation & Promotion

Fashion Journalism BA Program invites your undergraduate students to join a brand new course. (Open to all majors, fulfills 1 Liberal Arts requirement) LA/FSH 218 Blogging: Content Creation & Promotion    

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Coachella Art 2015

After a weekend at the Coachella Music Festival, I had to share the amazing large scale art installation that were featured throughout the festival, yes the music was great but the art was BETTER! Sorry Drake and Madonna. Artist: Poetic Kinetics Tittle: Papilo Merraculous, The project is inspired by all the amazing ways nature handles […]

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W Hotel Istanbul

The W hotel in Akaretler, Istanbul receives a very special renovation by GeoID, when they first designed the hotel back in 2006 they got inspired by the Ottoman culture so while renovating it they decided to continue honoring the culture in every single detail with a more contemporary look. That is how they made W […]

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Summer Staple

Take a closer look at the colorful 2015 Serpentine Gallery Pavilion and its 14 predecessors Madrid-based architectural practice SelgasCano are behind the design for 2015′s Serpentine Pavilion, which will be constructed from translucent layers of multicolored membrane panels made from fabric. Co-directors José Selgas and Lucía Cano are seeking to provide an experience through ‘simple elements: […]

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Adobe Design Achievement Awards

In case you have missed this information, I wanted to make sure you received it in time to participate, should you decide to do so:   The Adobe Design Achievement Awards are currently open for submissions. IAD Falls into a few categories that might fit some of your projects! See the bold categories bellow!   Deadline: […]

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Children’s Library Monterrey Mexico

Take a look at this library in Monterrey, Mexico. Designed by the team at Anagrama, the Children’s Library and Culture Center take place  inside a warehouse building with an incredibly modern design that sees neon rafters and shelves offset by angular shaped shelving and flooring. The design team while trying to come up with a […]

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Monday Morning Photo(s) Live/Retail Edition

For today’s Monday Morning Photo(s) we have a look at a very innovative project in Providence, Rhode Island, the Arcade is the nation’s oldest indoor shopping mall and remains the historic heart of Providence’s downtown and now transformed into  a community of 48 micro-lofts ranging in size from 225 to 300 square feet. All new retail […]

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