02Feb

The World’s Longest Table For All Cultures // UNStudio

Dutch architects UNstudio presented ‘The World’s Longest Table for All Cultures’ for the IMM Cologne furniture fair.

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21Jan

The Lighthouse // Sheppard Robson: UK’s First Net Zero Carbon Home

Description from the architect’s website:

‘The Lighthouse is the UK’s first net zero-carbon house that also meets Level 6 (the highest level) of the Code for Sustainable Homes – the standard to which all new homes must be constructed by 2016. It is designed to provide a way of living that encourages lifestyles which are inherently ‘light’ on the world’s resources, balancing the practical requirements of homeowners with a response to the predicted UK climate change in the UK.

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05Jan

New Projects From Jeriko House Founder Shawn Burst Are Underway

Jeriko House, LLC Founder and CEO Shawn Burst announced today that the company is beginning to thrive on many fronts. New projects are underway, consumer and contractor demand is on the rise and implementation of the Jeriko House philosophy is starting to take hold in the prefab building community.

Jeriko House is living up to its name, not only in the eyes of interested homeowners, but to suppliers and home builders alike. Said Burst: “We’d like to think we own up to our slogan: ‘The Platform for Living.’” Jeriko House hopes to be the hub – the foundation – for the collaborative spirit: “out of collaboration comes innovation and in the end innovation results in better business solutions and ultimately lower cost to the end user,” said Burst.

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03Jan

The New Museum Of Contemporary Art // New York // USA // SANAA

The New Museum of Contemporary Art, designed by Kazuyo Sejima and Ryue Nishizawa/SANAA, opened on December 1st 2007.

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