Toshiko Mori revamps Brooklyn’s Central Library

Oak, bronze and terrazzo are among the materials found in an art deco-style library that has been revamped by New York-based architect Toshiko Mori. The project marks the first phase in a multi-stage revitalisation of Brooklyn’s Central Library, which is located...

Abisko seating by Claesson Koivisto Rune for True Design

Dezeen Showroom: Swedish architecture and design firm Claesson Koivisto Rune has created Abisko, a collection of gently rounded seating for True Design. The range includes daybeds, chairs and sofas and is named Abisko after a national park set within the Arctic Circle...

Mounds of surplus soil form walls in Japanese house by ADX

Architect studio ADX made a feature of the soil excavated from the building site of this Minamisōma home, Soil House, created for a client who was displaced by the 2011 Japan earthquake. The owner of Soil House in Fukushima Prefecture had to move to temporary housing...