urdesign magazine | design, architecture, technology and lifestyle - Part 3

Forfatterhuset Kindergarten by COBE, Copenhagen

Category: Architecture Published on 07 Oct, 2014

Danish architects COBE have completed a new daycare center in Copenhagen with curved corners, lush roof gardens and a special brick facade that gives the building a warm modern feel and at the same time reflects its historic surroundings.

Réalité installation in Paris by Boa Mistura

Category: Art Published on 07 Oct, 2014

Spanish multidisciplinary collective Boa Mistura recently completed a new installation titled ‘Réalité’ under the rail tracks of the Chevaleret Metro Station in Paris as part of the event Nuit Blanche.

Merchant Square Footbridge in Paddington, London

Category: Architecture Published on 07 Oct, 2014

British firm Knight Architects and structural engineers AKT II have completed the Merchant Square footbridge, a moving bridge in Paddington, London, that opens and closes with an action similar to that of a traditional Japanese hand fan.

SNAP! 6 iPhone Case features Shutter Button and Interchangeable Lenses

Category: Technology Published on 07 Oct, 2014

Tech brand Bitplay have launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for its new SNAP! 6, an iPhone 6 case with an actual shutter button and interchangeable lenses.

Gray Malin’s Colored Sheep for the Dream Series

Category: Art Published on 06 Oct, 2014

Photographer Gray Malin’s Dream Series brings its viewers on a surreal journey through a vibrantly colored dream world with fancy sheep.

Building Engineering refurbishes villas on the ligurian coast

Category: Houses Published on 06 Oct, 2014

Building Engineering recently renovated two housing unites located in the “Residence di Pinamare”, a 1972 housing complex characterized by its pertinent integration with the ligurian environmental context.

2015 FIAT 500X

Category: Technology Published on 06 Oct, 2014

At 2014 Paris Motor Show Fiat unveiled the new FIAT 500X, the latest addition to the FIAT 500 family.

Stumble Upon Sofa by Alessandro Isola

Category: Design Published on 06 Oct, 2014

Italian designer Alessandro Isola has designed the “Stumble Upon Sofa”, a carpet that transforms into a seating area.

The Family Playground apartment in Kaohsiung City by House Design

Category: Houses Published on 06 Oct, 2014

In order to redefine the role and function of the traditional kitchen in Taiwan, local studio House Design has refurbished the interior of this apartment in Kaohsiung City, Taiwan.

The Royal Mint Unveils the UK’s Smallest Coin

Category: Design Published on 02 Oct, 2014

The Royal Mint introduces the smallest United Kingdom coin ever minted , as part of its 2014 Britannia Gold and Silver Proof Collection.