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Tree-inspired Hotel to Turn Heads with Eye-catching Facade

Tree-inspired Hotel to Turn Heads with Eye-catching Facade

Brief  Studio Gang is no stranger to unusual designs and its latest project is another head turner. Named Populous, the mixed-use hotel will boast sustainability features such as solar power and a green roof, and is expected to be completed by 2023.   Insight...

New Lego-like Beams Could Revolutionize Construction

New Lego-like Beams Could Revolutionize Construction

Brief  A new type of construction beam weighs as much as 80% less than a metallic or concrete counterpart, incorporates recycled plastic and can be 3D-printed on-site. The beam, developed at Spain's Polytechnic University of Valencia, can be assembled like a Lego...

Modern, Light-filled Tiny House Doubles Down on Storage Space

Modern, Light-filled Tiny House Doubles Down on Storage Space

Brief Build Tiny was commissioned by a young couple who work on boats and are used to dealing with very small sleeping quarters. The New Zealand firm focused on maximizing storage space and offering a modern, light-filled interior layout.   Insight Build Tiny was...

Micro House on Wheels Boasts Skylight Shower and Glass Roof loft Bedroom

Micro House on Wheels Boasts Skylight Shower and Glass Roof loft Bedroom

Brief CoMak Tiny Homes in Pennsylvania has transformed an old mobile hunting cabin into a stunning micro house on wheels. The Mountain is a 150-sq-ft tiny house that boasts star-gazing attributes with a glass roof bedroom and bathroom.   Insight Tiny house...

BIG’s Stepped Skyscraper Creates Green Terraces in the Sky

BIG’s Stepped Skyscraper Creates Green Terraces in the Sky

Brief  Rising to a height of 1,005 ft and defined by its spiraling green terraces, which twist around its glass form as it rises, The Spiral by BIG is now nearing completion. The ambitious building recently topped out and is slated to open in 2022.   Insight...