design

Should there be prizes for sustainable architecture?

Two prominent critics discuss the recent AIA/Cote Awards.

It’s time to put an end to traffic terrorism

“Accident, not terror.” What’s the difference?

Thrifty young couple’s dream home is a $17K converted school bus (Video)

The idea of home ownership is changing for some — it’s smaller, and it’s on wheels.

Prefab workers’ housing to be built out of cross laminated timber

Little wood boxes will be stacked into really big building on remote BC fracking site.

Big surprise: Millennials start having families, buying houses.

An overview of surveys and articles shows that not much has changed in the housing market after all.

1937 "Pleasure Tower" shows how devoted we were (and are) to cars

Who needs elevators when you can drive to the top

376 sq. ft. London micro-apartment redesigned to entertain friends & family

This small apartment can transform to accommodate guests without compromising on space.

Just what we needed Dept: an "air conditioned backpack"

You don’t always have to throw batteries at things; problems can be solved just by good design.

Mirrored glass prefab from ÖÖD is an instant AirBnB

We get all glassy-eyed just looking at it.

Golden Solar Egg sauna is a community incubator for ideas (Video)

Sweden’s northernmost town gets a glittering, sculptural sauna — a new place to gather and talk about how locals are being affected by the mining industry.