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Living Patterns As Tools Of Adaptive Design

As we learn to identify unhealthy technologies, let’s explore healthy and time-tested solutions that enhance our wellbeing.

As we learn to identify unhealthy technologies, let’s explore healthy and time-tested solutions that enhance our wellbeing.

To Preserve and Protect: Working with Arborists

Certified arborists provide tree assessment reports and develop tree protection plans during the design process to ensure healthy environments for urban forests.

Certified arborists provide tree assessment reports and develop tree protection plans during the design process to ensure healthy environments for urban forests.

Products – FLORIM

Florim’s porcelain is a material with high technical and aesthetic components. The porcelain is made by blending raw natural materials together, which, thanks also to the contemporary technologies of high-definition digital printing, can truthfully reproduce all kinds of surfaces and materials. The production process of the porcelain uses mechanical manufacturing techniques, and physical / chemical reactions – where Florim’s know-how is the essential piece of the complicated puzzle in producing the super high quality product.

Living Structures Should Come From Living Patterns

Dr. Nikos Salingaros explores the architectural theory behind patterns of human behavior in this, the second post in a series of articles about the influence of patterns on living structures.

Dr. Nikos Salingaros explores the architectural theory behind patterns of human behavior in this, the second post in a series of articles about the influence of patterns on living structures.

Formica Forever

Formica Forever Text by Alexandra Lange, Phil Patton, Peter York Foreword by Mark Adamson Formica® is 100 years old! To celebrate this centennial, Formica Corporation has published Formica Forever. The book takes us on a lively, information-packed walk through the life of this much-loved material: from its humble beginnings as electrical insulation; to its initial adoption by designers including Donald…

Cape Cod Modern

Mid-Century Architecture and Community on the Outer Cape

Mid-Century Architecture and Community on the Outer Cape

Marian Bantjes: Pretty Pictures

Marian Bantjes: Pretty Pictures Design and text by Marian Bantjes Foreword by Rick Poynor From a remote cabin off Canada’s Pacific coast, Marian Bantjes has created a unique visual language that combines typographical craftsmanship, illustrative flair and personal observation. Her generous approach, meticulous attention to detail and wit have made her one of the most sought-after graphic designers—among art directors,…

A Golden Bet on England’s World Cup Team

London's "ugliest" icon, the ArcelorMittal tower by Anish Kapoor, will be painted gold if the English squad takes home the tournament trophy.

London’s ugliest icon will be gilded if the English squad takes home the tournament trophy.