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Collection - Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam

Collection - Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

The collection of the Stedelijk Museum contains about 90,000 objects. It is the museum's ambition to present the entire collection on-line. At this moment a selection of 8,000 works is available: more works will be added continuously. In some instances a reproduction cannot be shown due to copyright reasons. For further information please mail info@stedelijk.nl. You can also visit the library of the Stedelijk Museum where the collection database gives you access to all the works in the collection.

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Li Edelkoort publishes manifesto on why "fashion is obsolete"

Li Edelkoort publishes manifesto on why "fashion is obsolete" | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

Trend forecaster Li Edelkoort has published her Anti_Fashion manifesto, outlining her reasons why the industry "is going to implode"

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The office cubicle: from commercial flop to design classic

The office cubicle: from commercial flop to design classic | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

We investigate the history of the office cubicle, which revolutionised office culture and which, after falling out of favour, is now being re-evaluated.

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Supermachine Studio adds labyrinthine staircase to Thai park

Supermachine Studio adds labyrinthine staircase to Thai park | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

This concrete tower of interconnecting red staircases was designed by Thai firm Supermachine Studio for an elevated game of hide and seek.

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Drone movie shows progress on Apple Campus construction

Drone movie shows progress on Apple Campus construction | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

New footage of construction work on the Foster+Partners-designed Apple Campus 2 in California has been published on YouTube by a videographer using a drone.

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Movie: mass customisation "can be the future of fashion"

Movie: mass customisation "can be the future of fashion" | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

The fashion industry is starting to wake up to the advantages of mass customisation, according to Ben Alun-Jones of bespoke knitwear company Knyttan.

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Norwegian mountain hut is entered through a curving orifice

Norwegian mountain hut is entered through a curving orifice | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

A narrow wooden tunnel provides the entrance to this hut built by students beside a mountain in Bergen, Norway.

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Movie: drones can "weave architectural structures in minutes"

Movie: drones can "weave architectural structures in minutes" | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

Architect and researcher Ammar Mirjan explains how he is using drones attached with cable dispensers to quickly build lightweight architectural structures.

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Sybille Paulsen uses cancer patients' hair to form jewellery

Sybille Paulsen uses cancer patients' hair to form jewellery | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

Berlin designer Sybille Paulsen has worked with people undergoing chemotherapy treatment to create bespoke jewellery from their own hair.

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"You're a design entrepreneur, not a designer"

"You're a design entrepreneur, not a designer" | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

It's time for designers to start thinking more like businesspeople, says Bradford Shellhammer, creator of e-commerce site Bezar and co-founder of Fab.

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Iris van Herpen creates dresses from circles of lustrous gauze

Iris van Herpen creates dresses from circles of lustrous gauze | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

Iris van Herpen has created a fine steel mesh burnished with swirls of colour to form garments in her Autumn Winter 2015 ready-to-wear fashion collection.

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Inventor "reinvents the wheel" by replacing spokes with springs

Inventor "reinvents the wheel" by replacing spokes with springs | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

Sam Pearce claims to have reinvented the wheel with a shock-absorbing design created to help users negotiate uneven streets and rough terrain.

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Vlisco is Finalist for the 2015 Dutch Marketing Awards | About Vlisco

Vlisco is Finalist for the 2015 Dutch Marketing Awards | About Vlisco | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it
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Vlisco is one of the three finalists, alongside The Rijksmuseum and The Bijenkorf, for the 2015 Dutch Marketing Award in the Dutch Marketing Company category. This has just been revealed by the jury which is chaired by Rupert Parker Brady. The actual winner will be announced on 19 March during The Dutch Marketing Awards Ceremony in Amsterdam.

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And The World's Most Overrated Design Is . . .

And The World's Most Overrated Design Is . . . | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

The people have spoken! Beats by Dre headphones are officially the world’s most overrated design.

Beats ousted artisanal branding 59% to 41% in the final round of our March Madness bracket pitting prominent designs against one another in a bid to name the most overrated one of all.

 

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Roadless wheels aim to help African farmers transport goods from remote villages

Roadless wheels aim to help African farmers transport goods from remote villages | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

Design Indaba 2015: Royal Collage of Art graduate Ackeem Ngwenya has designed a set of all-terrain wheels to help farmers in rural Africa carry heavier loads to market and replace the traditional method of "head-carrying" (+ slideshow).

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Max Frommeld and Arno Mathies create a folding sled

Max Frommeld and Arno Mathies create a folding sled | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

A pair of designers created this sled that can be folded flat, by introducing modern plastic hinging to traditional sled-making techniques.

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Sheffer Chicken Coop is a New York home for eight hens

Sheffer Chicken Coop is a New York home for eight hens | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

Architecture Research Office has completed a metal-clad bunker in New York for eight chickens, featuring wooden nesting boxes and underfloor heating.

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Bamboo-framed canopy shades Bangladesh community centre

Bamboo-framed canopy shades Bangladesh community centre | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

A corrugated steel roof is supported by bamboo columns above this community centre in India by Schilder Scholte Architecten.

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Movie: Chloé Rutzerveld on her 3D-printed food Edible Growth

Movie: Chloé Rutzerveld on her 3D-printed food Edible Growth | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

Food designer Chloé Rutzerveld has developed a concept for "healthy and sustainable" 3D-printed snacks that sprout plants and mushrooms for flavour.

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Stefano Giovannoni's Bombo stool is the "most copied" design

Stefano Giovannoni's Bombo stool is the "most copied" design | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

The Bombo stool is "the most copied design product in the world," according to its designer Stefano Giovannoni.

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Lego-inspired modular structures could restore coral reefs

Lego-inspired modular structures could restore coral reefs | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

Australian designer Alex Goad has created a system of modular ceramic components that he hopes will rehabilitate damaged coral reefs.

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Bon Marché to host Finn Juhl furniture exhibition

Bon Marché to host Finn Juhl furniture exhibition | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

Bon Marché Rive Gauche will host an exhibition of furniture by Finn Juhl to celebrate the 75th anniversary of his Pelican chair and two new product launches.

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Frei Otto: a life in projects

Frei Otto: a life in projects | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

Dezeen remembers 2015 Pritzker laureate Frei Otto with some of the best projects from his pioneering career as a champion of tensile and membrane architecture.

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Designers are adding billions of dollars to the tech industry

Designers are adding billions of dollars to the tech industry | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

Former Rhode Island School of Design president John Maeda has published a report highlighting the value of designers to Silicon Valley tech companies.

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Yonoh turns energy company logo into a chair

Yonoh turns energy company logo into a chair | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

Spanish design studio Yonoh has created a chair based on energy company Repsol's red, orange and white "sun" logo.

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BASE adds metal-clad play area to a Bordeaux housing estate

BASE adds metal-clad play area to a Bordeaux housing estate | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

Perforated metal panels create a semi-opaque surface surrounding this elevated play structure in Bordeaux by French firm BASE.

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Digital photographs can be "disturbing", says Hélène Binet

Digital photographs can be "disturbing", says Hélène Binet | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

Dezeen spoke to one of the world's leading architectural photographers, Hélène Binet, about her devotion to film and why drone-mounted cameras are "a shock".

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