Tag: sustainability

Dutch Design Week 2019 captures the zeitgeist

Dutch Design Week 2019 captures the zeitgeist

What to expect from the 18th year of Dutch Design Week in Eindhoven, from social design to sustainable innovations Stilled Life by Rive Roshan Known for its focus on experimental, speculative and social design, Dutch Design Week returns from 19 – 27 October with a special urgency. This year’s theme is ‘If not now, then when?,’ and the projects share a focus

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Matter of Stuff recycles last year's London Design Festival exhibition into something new

Matter of Stuff recycles last year’s London Design Festival exhibition into something new

Recycled materials can be used to make luxury products says Matter of Stuff, which has created its London Design Festival 2019 exhibition by repurposing elements of its show from 2018. Matter of Stuff – a London-based design and manufacturing consultancy and gallery – made the exhibition, called A Second Life, using 5,000 wooden dowels that were previously

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5 Trends Shaping Interior Design Right Now

• Nike, Rockwell Group, Mode Lab, CallisonRTKL, Heintges Consulting Architects & Engineers • New York Nike House of Innovation 000 Courtesy Nicholas Calcott The New Flagship Once heralded as the death knell for brick-and-mortar stores, online shopping has proved to be anything but. Instead, retail stores, released from the analog, have returned to their

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Sustainable School Design: How Hamilton + Aitken Architects Maximize Natural Light Using Vectorworks

Sustainable School Design: How Hamilton + Aitken Architects Maximize Natural Light Using Vectorworks

“When we started out, our goal was to change the world, to do something that would really make a difference to the lives of people,” said Chad Hamilton, AIA LEED AP BD+C, Principal Architect of Hamilton + Aitken Architects (H+AA) . “And education is one of the things that really determines how people live the rest of their lives. “So, for us it’s just a

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P&G and Tokyo 2020 Announce The Podium Project – The First-Ever Medals Podiums Created From Recycled Plastic for Upcoming Olympic Games and Paralympic Games

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, in partnership with the Tokyo 2020 Organizing Committee, and the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Procter & Gamble ( PG ) announced that for the first time in Olympic and Paralympic Games histories, all medal podiums will be created entirely from recycled materials – and consumers can directly contribute. The

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