Architecture firm HawkinsBrown used two types of engineered timber to build this swimming facility at a school in Surrey, England.
With its latest budget announcement, the UK government has failed to recognise the importance of the design industry to the country’s economy, according to the Design Council and the Creative Industries Federation . Read more
As families and friends get together across the US to celebrate Thanksgiving today, we’ve selected 10 dining rooms perfect for hosting the traditional feast.
To tackle “death anxiety” among terminally ill hospital patients, designer Frank Kolkman has created a device that simulates a near-death experience using virtual reality . Read more
Austrian product designer Klemens Schillinger has created a lamp that only lights up once the user is willing to surrender their smartphone. Read more
Waugh Thistleton has added a pair of new prayer halls to a Jewish cemetery in the English county of Hertfordshire, which feature rammed-earth walls constructed using soil taken from the site. Read more
Vienna ‘s historic city centre has been put on UNESCO ‘s danger list over plans for a high-rise development by Brazilian architect Isay Weinfeld , which is to include luxury apartments, a hotel and skating rink. Read more
Eindhoven-based designer Richard Vijgen has created a colour-changing tapestry from thermochromic yarn that visualises Wi-Fi signals emitted by smart devices. Read more
Amy Frearson has been highly commended by the British Society of Magazine Editors, which has described Dezeen under her editorship as “unstoppable”. Read more
French brand Modern Man has created a retro T-shirt that presents fashion designer Virgil Abloh as a “world builder”, alongside influential architects Zaha Hadid and Rem Koolhaas .