Category Archives: Competitions

nARCHITECTs’ adAPT NYC Micro Apartments Feature Convertible Furniture and Multi-Use Rooms



Colombo Design Roboquatro

‘roboquattro’ by german designer alexander hoffart for colombo design is a sleek, modern handle with particularly straightened lines.
the precise form of the ergonomic piece boasts slightly beveled corners, offering the smooth door pull an unusual quality. hoffart’s fixture
is a winning entry of designboom’s recent competition ‘hands on door handles’ in collaboration with colombo design, italy,
and is now in production.


Himalaya Water Towers

The most beautiful design concept for water conservation that I’ve ever come across. Check the blog by clicking the image to read more about the Himalaya Water Tower project.


Canson Infinity



The Digital Photography Department’s

6th Annual Student and Faculty

Gallery Show.


Opening Reception:

Thursday, March 8, 2012

5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Harrington College of Design

1st Floor Gallery

200 West Madison


Refreshments will be served.


Show runs March 1- 31, 2012

Innovative Binding and Branding

Winning design for Allegheny Financial’s ‘Annual Planner.’ Click the image to read more about the process.

easteading – the concept of creating autonomous communities at sea – offers a sustainable solution to dealing with abandoned oil rigs and other redundant offshore platforms.  In theory, seasteads would be established beyond the territories claimed by national governments, and some would even be mobile.  As eccentric as it sounds, there’s a substantial movement to make this form of oceanic dwelling a reality by 2014.