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Van Bergen Kolpa Architecten designs Vertical Farm Beijing as a "beacon in the city"

Dutch practice Van Bergen Kolpa Architecten has completed Vertical Farm Beijing, an innovation centre for urban fruit and vegetable production housed in a faceted greenhouse. Created for horticultural company AgriGarden and the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Science (CAAS), the centre was designed to demonstrate to both students and the general public how food can be […]

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Eight converted-barn interiors that reveal echoes of their pasts

An “unprecious” restaurant, a sculptor’s studio and a handful of holiday homes are among the converted barns in our latest lookbook, which explores how to transform the interiors of these agricultural buildings. Traditionally, barns are farm buildings that house livestock or store resources such as grain or hay. But around the world, architects and designers

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This week we launched North American Design 2024

This week on Dezeen, we launched our latest editorial series, North American Design 2024, which will define the state of independent design across North America by spotlighting a different city each week. Focusing on cities across Canada, Mexico and the United States, the series will feature a hand-picked selection of independent furniture and product designers

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Bark-lined furniture among showcase of Noé Duchaufour-Lawrance's work in New York

French designer Noé Duchaufour-Lawrance has shown three collections highlighting European vernacular craft traditions at New York gallery Demisch Danant during NYCxDesign. Duchaufour-Lawrance showed three collections under the Made In Situ collection at the downtown Manhattan gallery Demisch Danant. Noé Duchaufour-Lawrance has shown three collections from Made In Situ in New York Ranging from furniture lined

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Team of Arkansas designers creates a ramped bikeable office building

Arkansas has claimed its first bikeable structure – a ramped office building in Bentonville designed by Michel Rojkind, Callaghan Horiuchi and Marlon Blackwell Architects. Completed at the end of 2022, the 230,000-square foot (21,368-square metre) mixed-use office is known as The Ledger. A collaboration between Mexican architect Michel Rojkind and Arkansas-based studios Callaghan Horiuchi and

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Ten design projects by students at the University of West England

Dezeen School Shows: an architectural scheme that aims to reconnect and celebrate the historic areas of Rome is included in Dezeen’s latest school show by students at the University of West England. Also included is a hub in Bristol geared towards supporting activists, and a publication that collates academic texts that examine and promote the

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Arup victim of multimillion-dollar deepfake video scam in Hong Kong

Engineering firm Arup has lost HK$200 million after falling victim to a deepfake video, during which ​​a digitally cloned version of its chief financial officer demanded monetary transfers. The hyper-realistic video, which was generated using artificial intelligence, targeted an employee at the Hong Kong office of the international firm in January. According to the British

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Six short online courses featured on Dezeen Courses

Dezeen Courses: we’ve selected six short online courses on architecture and design aimed at deepening participants’ skills and knowledge. The roundup includes courses that cover subjects like interior design, wellbeing design and architecture portfolio development. The courses last from a few weeks to a few months or can be available in a self-paced format, with

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Solus and Refin open Laboratory space to explore "very small worlds"

Promotion: an installation space designed by London studio Holloway Li to explore microscopic photography has opened to coincide with Clerkenwell Design Week. The UK’s largest independent supplier of independent ceramics, Solus Ceramics, is hosting the installation at its showroom in Clerkenwell in collaboration with Italian porcelain stoneware manufacturer Refin. Titled Laboratory, the brand said the

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Create a new jobseeker account and win a Lebond Siza watch

Dezeen Jobs has teamed up with Lebond Watches to offer jobseekers the chance to win one of six Swiss-made watches designed by Portuguese architect Álvaro Siza. To enter the draw, simply create a new, free jobseeker account on Dezeen Jobs and you’ll automatically be entered to win a Lebond Siza watch. New job postings are

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