JUN

A mobile hotel concept: hotel rooms to go

HIVE-INN mobile hotel concept by OVAOn the occasion of the Radical Innovation Awards 2014, OVA studio recently introduced their submission to the competition. The theme is a mobile hotel room that can ‘travel’; in other words, a room to go. Read more

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MAY

Ufogel House: Like a landed UFO

All photos: Lukas Jungmann

All photos: Lukas Jungmann

The architects Peter and Lukas Jungmann of the Jungmann & Aberjung Design Agency in Lienz, Austria, have come up with this striking house. Sporting the name Ufogel (a play on the word UFO and vogel, the German for bird), the shingle-clad building seems to have just touched down in the midst of the mountains. Read more

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MAY

A Home for an Oceanological Observatory

A Home for an Oceanological ObservatoryThis new home stands directly by the sea in the protected marine conservation area at Banyuls-Cerbères and is part of the same building complex as the oceanological observatory and centre for research at Banyuls-sur-Mer. The shape and colour of the building’s façade reminds visitors of coral.

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APR

A camera concept inspired by a classic

kamera-vespa-1One characteristic of icons is that they never disappear from our consciousness – and that they can always trigger that special ‘must-have’ reaction. Read more

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MAR

A Luxury Supermarket from the Master of Staging

chanel-lagerfeld-1Fashion Week in Paris is the perfect occasion to celebrate everything that represents the opposite of restraint. We have learnt to expect fantastic things from the uncrowned king of fashion, Karl (the Great) Lagerfeld. This time, he created a pop-up supermarket as the catwalk for his models to show the Fall/Winter collection from the luxury label Chanel. Read more

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