Italian artist and graphic designer Marco Sodano created pixilated art masterpieces using LEGO blocks.
Nike has unveiled the much-anticipated KOBE 9 Elite shoe at an event held at The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) in Los Angeles. The KOBE 9 Elite redefines the aesthetics and performance of a basketball shoe and was designed using Nike Flyknit according to Nike’s “Nature Amplified” design ethos, an approach focused on designing for the body in motion and fueled by scientific data and athlete insights.
From the restoration and renovation of an old building in the ’20s, once occupied by the power company Light, Red Bull Station arises, the new architectural project from Triptyque. Created to be a center of art and music, it will act as an important player in this transformation scenario.
Japanese studio Nendo has collaborated with Taniguchi Aoya Washi, renowned for their 3D paper molding technique, to realized a series of ethereal pendant lamps.
As an ultimate prove that there are no limits to what can be made out of a square piece of paper, Swiss origami artist Sipho Mabona plans to fold a life-sized elephant from a specially produced 2,500 square foot (125 sqm) sheet of paper at the Art Museum in Beromünster, Switzerland.
An open underground, bound at the ends by two walls made of brick salvaged from the old house that existed on the site, was the starting point for this renovation project in São Paulo, Brazil, by local practice Arquitetura Bonina.
Located in Abu Dhabi’s new Al Maryah Island financial district between the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange and the Cleveland Clinic, Rosewood Abu Dhabi is a new 1,099,000 sq. ft. (102,000 m²) luxury, mixed-use development designed by new York-based Handel Architects. The complex includes a five-star 189-room Rosewood hotel, 131 serviced apartments, banquet facilities, meeting facilities, spa, fitness center, retail space, restaurants and parking.
By creating sculptural metallic leaves suspended atop the new 800 sqm site, Spanish practice b720 Arquitectos re-designed the Barcelona’s legendary flea market.