Location, Location, Location… The Best Neighbourhoods For Life on Mars?
*Futuring / Architecture / Curated Spaces_

Location, Location, Location… The Best Neighbourhoods For Life on Mars?

You can see it now, can’t you…? Future settlers on Mars weighing up the pros and cons of which areas on the red planet are the most desirable to live! With Project Nomad location won’t be an issue! The plan is to build mobile skyscrapers that would move about the planet’s surface using Martian minerals … Continue reading

When Storytelling Becomes Reality
*Playing / Curated Spaces_ / Design

When Storytelling Becomes Reality

When Storytelling becomes a reality, an identity… With branding by GBH (Gregory Bonner Hale) and interiors by Philippe Starck, ‘Miss Kō’ is inspired by the character’s imagined ‘world’. The Asian fusion restaurant opened recently in Paris, is described by GBH as “…the future; a place where cultures collide, fantasy rules and nothing is what it … Continue reading

Skiing In ‘Alpine’ Copenhagen
*Playing / Architecture / Curated Spaces_

Skiing In ‘Alpine’ Copenhagen

This project for a Waste-to-Energy Ski Slope in Copenhagen by architects Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG), lept to our attention as it combines three of our favourite subjects; snow sports, design and sustainability awareness! Finally breaking ground on 4th March 2013, the Amagerforbrændingen as it’s known, will take the city’s waste and burn it to create … Continue reading

Shopping Till The Penny Drops… Then What?
*Community / Curated Spaces_ / Socio-Economic / The Word On The Street

Shopping Till The Penny Drops… Then What?

Having worked for some years as a design and retail consultant, I have been dismayed by the over-saturation of faceless, spirit-less high streets and shopping centres throughout the UK, as a shopper as well as a professional. Where visiting large towns or city centres such as Reading, Birmingham, Glasgow, Leeds, London or even farther, cities … Continue reading