Casa de concreto, madeira e vidro é um refúgio na serra fluminense
Em Araras, o português Nuno Franco de Sousa e a brasileira Alessandra Clark, do Estúdio Mameluca, misturam texturas à exuberante paisagem tropical. Design e arte se combinam para dar vida a uma forma mais solta de encarar o mundo
Gallery of Resort in House / ALPES Green Design & Build - 28
Image 28 of 48 from gallery of Resort in House / ALPES Green Design & Build. Photograph by Hiroyuki Oki
Caixas do Sul instala ponto de ônibus com teto verde que produz energia solar
Na cidade de Caxias do Sul (RS), um ponto de ônibus foi restaurado com o tema Sustentabilidade e se transformou em uma parada ecológica.
Gallery of 25 Green / Luciano Pia - 12
Image 12 of 42 from gallery of 25 Green / Luciano Pia. Photograph by Beppe Giardino
Paris apartment building goes outside the box
Stéphane Malka has unveiled a novel project that involves renovating an aging Paris apartment building by attaching wooden boxes to the facade. The "guerrilla architect" says that the boxes will increase living space for the residents and improve energy-efficiency.
Biodegradable algae water bottles provide a green alternative to plastic
Iceland Academy of the Arts student Ari Jónsson premiered an algae water bottle made from agar at DesignMarch. The bottle biodegrades when the user is finished, minimizing plastic pollution.
NATURAL DYES GUIDE — Tanya Robinson
Natural dyes guide - Simple steps to seasonal living Natural dyeing is a slow, mindful process that’s ideal for these unusual times. Whether gathering walnut leaves in a quiet wood or foraging the summer nettles in an urban alleyway, you can transform what nature gives and learn how to use it at h
Minotake Bamboo Spatula
I am a Minotake Bamboo Spatula. I’ve always wanted to be smothered in a delicious stew so I decided to give it a whirl. Curator's Notes This spatula is great for stirring stew and preparing meals. Since 1898, Kohchosai has been specializing in making a variety of bamboo craft products. The Minotake line, designed by the world-renowned Makoto Koizumi, utilizes the natural properties and curvature of bamboo to create a series of cutlery items and kitchen tools. Each ergonomic bamboo piece…
How to make green — Botanical Threads
Each month, without fail I get asked which plants can be used to make a green dye. Surprisingly, a true green is actually quite hard to create from plants and more often than not the ‘green’ will be more of a yellow, grey or brown shade rather than the sort of rich lime or emerald colours that peopl
Jardim interno: casa no Vietnã é desenhada para dar continuidade ao parque vizinho
Árvores integram o interior com o exterior, valorizando o verde e fornecendo bem-estar aos moradores
Astrid Hill House by Tsao & McKown reinvents the Chinese courtyard typology
Singapore might be best known for its economically sized living spaces, but a house by the New York architects Tsao & McKown is truly embracing the mantra of flaunting it, if you’ve got it. Situated in an elegant residential neighbourhood, the sizable Astrid Hill House is a dynamic reinterpretation of...