Why? Because nothing is quite as fun as being in a caravan as it soars into the clouds on a sky jack. French artist Benedetto Bufalino is behind the design of this quirky urban invention named la caravane dans le ciel, which is what you think it means: the caravan in the sky. It slowly […]
Phones these days. When they’re not breaking down, they’re busy becoming obsolete. Dave Hakkens, a designer from Netherlands, decided it was time for a phone worth keeping: namely the Phoneblok, which curiously resembles a Lego creation with functional blocks (or ‘bloks’, as he dubs them) that can be detached and replaced at will. It’s an […]
If you haven’t heard of Zaha Hadid before, get ready to see some of her greatest work. German shipbuilder Blohm + Voss commissioned this architect to design five different yachts and the mothership is quite unbelievable to see. The 90-meter JAZZ yacht is the first of the five to be ‘technically specified and detailed by the naval architects at Blohm + Voss’ with a few more tweaks before ocean crossings can be arranged.
According to Dutch designer Dave Hakkens, we live in a throwaway society. We live in a world where products aren’t made to last long and aren’t easily fixable. Case in point: your smartphone. One broken part and it’s all gone. You’ll throw it away and buy a new one. He wants to change all this. […]
The project of architect Alexander Krasinski, the floating skyscraper is an artificial island with an independent infrastructure, which will survive global climate change. It is designed for 52,096 people, has a height of one thousand meters and the same in diameter, with an airport and several ports.