JUN

Mororó House by Studio mk27

Mororó House by Studio mk27

Photograph: Fernando Guerra

This dwelling came about in a dense pine wood, about 180 km away from São Paulo.

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JUN

Models made easy: Arckit by Damien Murtagh

Arckit by Damien Murtagh

Lego inspired the development of this new aid for architects that will save cumbersome tinkering and gluing when constructing models.

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JUN

Whimsical: »The House for Essex« by FAT & Grayson Perry

The House for Essex by FAT & Grayson Perry

Photograph: Jack Hobhouse

Completion of »The House for Essex« gave rise to much anticipation. When the day finally dawned the building commissioned by philosopher and critic Alain de Botton as part of his Living Architecture Programme turned out to be a fairytale-like holiday home.

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JUN

Marine lamps: Kurage by Luca Nichetto & Oki Sato

© Foscarini

© Foscarini

They look pitiful washed up on the beach, but when jellyfish glow faintly and dance in the ocean, they are fascinating creatures. This lightness of aquatic being was the inspiration for these delicate, elegant table lamps.

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JUN

Nature, not traffic: MVRDV greens highway

Seoul Skygarden by MVRDV

Seoul Skygarden, Rendering: MVRDV

Blooming glory instead of exhaust-belching traffic: an unused stretch of highway in Seoul is now to be transformed into an attractive promenade.

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