As we near the end of our series celebrating Palm Springs’ mid-century architecture , coinciding with the city’s Modernism Week, here’s a look at the chalet-esque houses that Charles DuBois designed to stand out from their neighbours. Read more
London industrial design agency Morrama has created an aluminium straight razor aimed at millennials, in hopes of reducing waste plastic produced by disposable counterparts. Read more
Space Copenhagen has re-introduced original features and furniture as part of a comprehensive refurbishment of Arne Jacobsen ‘s iconic Royal Hotel, which is nearing completion in the Danish capital. Read more
Following plans for the world’s tallest timber tower in Tokyo , we’ve updated our Pinterest board dedicated to wooden buildings, which includes a French social housing project with a slatted facade, and a latticed community centre by German students. Follow Dezeen on Pinterest ›
Movable table tops for working at a laptop and hangers for storing coats can be incorporated into this modular sofa , created by British designer Lucy Kurrein for Offecct . Read more
This week on Dezeen, UNStudio won a competition to design a cultural centre featuring a rooftop cinema in Paris and OMA revealed plans for a six-sided glass courthouse in Lille . Read more
This extension to an historic villa in the Swiss town of Arlesheim by Basel-based studio HHF Architects features an expressed steel frame intended to provide a contemporary counterpoint to the house’s traditional architecture.
A skyscraper in Hawaii has become the latest to feature a vertigo-inducing swimming pool , allowing brave swimmers to look down through its transparent base. Read more
New York-based designer Joe Doucet has designed a collection of rugs bearing bold graphics, supporting the rights of transgender people living in the US.
Dezeen is giving away five copies of LA NY: Aerial Photographs of Los Angeles and New York – a book brimming with aerial images that architect Jeffrey Milstein took while leaning out of helicopters and small aeroplanes. Read more