Sun Lee reworks traditional Korean craft into biodegradable paper fashion collection

Sun Lee reworks traditional Korean craft into biodegradable paper fashion collection

Traditional Korean paper is cut, torn and rolled by hand to form garments of Sun Lee's Consumption of Heritage collection, which aims to revive...
Paola Antonelli discusses design's response to impending extinction | Dezeen Day

Paola Antonelli discusses design's response to impending extinction | Dezeen Day

Watch Antonelli discuss design's response to impending extinction in the first movie from our Dezeen Day conference.Paola Antonelli, MoMA's senior curator of architecture and...
Ecoalf creates sneakers made from algae and ocean plastic

Ecoalf creates sneakers made from algae and ocean plastic

Spanish fashion brand Ecoalf has unveiled a new footwear collection made entirely from recycled ocean and river waste.Yarn derived from discarded plastic is used...
Seek app lets users identify plant and animal species in real time

Seek app lets users identify plant and animal species in real time

Kids can identify plants, flowers, insects and wildlife while tracking biodiversity in their area, using the augmented-reality app Seek by iNaturalist and the WWF.Described...
Axel Bluhme's XOXX Composer drum machine triggers sounds using rotating discs of magnets

Axel Bluhme's XOXX Composer drum machine triggers sounds using rotating discs of magnets

Royal College of Art student Axel Bluhme has developed an interactive drum machine that uses an analogue interface of spinning discs and magnets to...
Heatherwick Studio's Pier 55 renamed Little Island

Heatherwick Studio's Pier 55 renamed Little Island

Thomas Heatherwick's Pier 55 park within New York's Hudson River has been renamed Little Island, as visuals and a video detailing the project's construction...
New brand Tilemark launches with carved tile collection designed by Form Us With Love

New brand Tilemark launches with carved tile collection designed by Form Us With Love

Custom carved tiles are the specialty of new Swedish brand Tilemark, which has launched with a debut collection designed by Form Us With Love.The...
Latest MINI Living Urban Cabin references "the dynamic construction" of Los Angeles

Latest MINI Living Urban Cabin references "the dynamic construction" of Los Angeles

Oke Hauser and Corinna Natter of MINI Living and architect David Freeland explain how the micro home they built on a Los Angeles rooftop...
Quantum Stealth "invisibility cloak" can conceal people and entire buildings

Quantum Stealth "invisibility cloak" can conceal people and entire buildings

Canadian camouflage company Hyperstealth Biotechnology has patented the technology behind a material that bends light to make people and objects near invisible to the...
ArchitectsTM cuts through home in Dublin with a copper-clad "light scoop"

ArchitectsTM cuts through home in Dublin with a copper-clad "light scoop"

A copper-clad "light scoop" sweeps through the interior of this home in Dublin, wrapping back on itself to cover a rooftop room overlooking a...