The trick with designing anything to last is, perhaps ironically, making it more flexible and adaptable so it can change based on needs over time. At the one extreme, this is an ordinary wooden outdoor bench. At the other, it could be a desk or multi-person work table. A metal frame supports the ...

The trick with designing anything to last is, perhaps ironically, making it more flexible and adaptable so it can change based on needs over time. At the one extreme, this is an ordinary wooden outdoor bench. At the other, it could be a desk or multi-person work table. A metal frame supports the ...

Aedas UK, designed the Al Bahr Towers in Abu Dhabi, two 29-storey, 145m–high towers. The distinguishing feature of the iconic towers is their protective skin of 2,000 umbrella-like glass elements that automatically open and close depending on the intensity of sunlight. Inspired by the 'mashrabiya', traditional arabic geometrically-designed wooden lattice screens.

Aedas UK, designed the Al Bahr Towers in Abu Dhabi, two 29-storey, 145m–high towers. The distinguishing feature of the iconic towers is their protective skin of 2,000 umbrella-like glass elements that automatically open and close depending on the intensity of sunlight. Inspired by the 'mashrabiya', traditional arabic geometrically-designed wooden lattice screens.

Reciprocal frame structure -  Saddle surface Piazza HIL -  student project led by Swiss architect Udo Thönnissen

Reciprocal frame structure - Saddle surface Piazza HIL - student project led by Swiss architect Udo Thönnissen

Liverpool Villahermosa Department Store, Mexico

Liverpool Villahermosa Department Store Gets a Twisting Concrete Double Skin

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