Shelf Hotel: Revolutionary Approach to Modular Architecture
This remarkable proposal suggests a framework to accommodate present as well as yet-unplanned programs rather than a fixed-use, single-purpose structure.
Cement Bleak: Haunting Shadow Faces on the Sidewalk
Ghostly shadow faces appear on the sidewalks, cast through hand-shaped metal colanders by the street lights, in an installation by Isaac Cordal.
Floating Islands Add 100,000 Square Feet to Downtown Seoul
Beyond merely extending solid ground like most downtown-on-the-water expansions, this project creates new mobile infrastructure right out on the waves.
Power Tower Transforms into Robot: DOMA’s Neon Colossus
An electricity pylon transforms into a glowing, moving robot in a massive urban intervention by Argentinean art collective DOMA.
Beyond Beautification: Brazil Art Project Paints All the Things
Brazil is no stranger to paint-based urban interventions, of whichRio de Janeiro is frequently the focus, but the scope and scale of this project ...
Stair Rover: Smooth-Ride Skateboard Glides Down Steps
If you thought biking down stairs was hard, try skating a stairwell - or better yet: don't. At least not without this nifty new hybrid board, that is.
What the Phonics? Device Pronounces Street Names
An interactive project called 'What the Phonics' installs speakers at Copenhagen intersections, demonstrating how to pronounce difficult street names.
Shwopping: Store Covered in 10,000 Hanging Garments
10,000 garments cover a building in London like shingles to highlight clothing waste in a campaign by UK retailer Marks & Spencer.
Double Agent JR: Undercover Photographer & Guerilla Artist
Photographers are the subject of a medium-old question: does their work represent reality, or create new realities? This one undoubtedly does both in fantastic ...
3D Sell-Outs? 13 Street Ads You Can Step Into
That kid who likes to draw in the sidewalk with chalk, might grow up into an artist who gets paid mad money to illustrate awesome 3D advertisements.