Archive for December, 2011

High-Tech, Kevlar-Clad House Transforms to Avoid Disasters

High-Tech, Kevlar-Clad House Transforms to Avoid Disasters

A prototype, to be sure, but what a beautiful design and brilliant idea. A combination of formal choices and built-in technologies recognize the awesome power of nature, and attempt to adapt to rather than defy environmental conditions on the ground (or in the sky).

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Dinner Party Without a Table = Better Guest Conversations?

Dinner parties are a traditional way to introduce acquaintances to one another, but the main element of the dinner party is its biggest hindrance: the table itself. Closer is a project from Marco A. Guadarrama that seeks to bring people physically nearer to one another while they mingle.

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