design

Modern SaltBox tiny house uses a CNC-cut panelized construction system (Video)

This minimalist build uses some innovative building techniques and materials for rapid assembly.

High-tech CityTree cleans as much pollution as 275 trees (Video)

This piece of solar-powered urban furniture cleans air, collects rainwater and also doubles as a living billboard.

Traveling family raises the roof on this brilliant off-grid bus conversion (Video)

This family of three brings their comfortable home on wheels with them as they travel full-time.

Rising from the ruins of war, Neues Museum in Berlin mixes old and new

David Chipperfield turned a pile of rubble into a masterpiece of renovation and rehabilitation.

MULTI ropeless elevator goes "sideways, and slantways, and longways, and backways"

This could to a revolution in building design, but also change our cities.

Tasteful French tiny house Ostara makes a grand entrance

It’s amazing what big doors can do to enlarge a small space.

Student’s zero-waste architecture is grown with ‘mushroom sausages’

This designer has developed a technique where strong and lightweight structures are cultivated with mycelium and cardboard.

Freitag Bags still going strong after 24 years

A look at what we have always thought of as a model of sustainable product design

Digitally fabricated pop-up cabin is inspired by legends of King Arthur

This CNC-cut structure is reminiscent of a cave that the legendary king once took refuge in.

Many are complaining that "green targets" are to blame for the Grenfell fire. They’re wrong.

It is not an indictment of green building. It is an indictment of plastics, foam and fire safety planning