Sugru is a new silicone adhesive that has been developed to let people repair and adapt their stuff.
It used to make everything from microchips to Ninja Turtles. But now that China is the world’s workshop, Taiwan is turning to design.
“We worked with a certain degree of ambiguity,” says Adamo Faiden’s Marcelo Faiden, describing the Argentinian practice’s recent apartment conversion in Buenos Aires, Casa Nuñez.
Our new apartment is a collection of furniture produced using laser-sintered plastic and off-the-shelf wood.
A city can work as a city and as a symbol. Occasionally it can work as a symbol but not as a city. Brasilia is one such city.
Masquerading as a stack of firewood, rustic yet modern, movable and built from sustainable material - this log cabin has it all.
Architects get playful and run amok in China’s precocious, heartless supercity – but how much can they do to overcome its alienating scale?