Stefan Diez discusses modular Costume sofa for Magis in live talk

Stefan Diez discussed how the circular economy inspired the modular sofa he has designed for Magis in this live talk produced by Dezeen in collaboration with the Italian furniture brand. The German designer was joined by Dezeen’s founder and editor-in-chief...

Triodos Bank is a reversible timber-framed office nestled in Dutch woodland

RAU Architects and Ex Interiors have completed an office building for Triodos Bank in the Netherlands featuring curving glazed facades and a timber structure that can be taken apart and remounted. The Triodos Bank office building was designed by Amsterdam-based RAU...

Mae Architects uses circular design principles to build Sands End community centre

Mae Architects has completed a community centre in west London that is designed to be as adaptable and recyclable as possible. The London-based studio had the circular economy in mind when developing the design for Sands End Arts and Community Centre in Fulham. The...

A metropolis housing 10 billion people features in today’s Dezeen Weekly newsletter

The latest edition of our Dezeen Weekly newsletter features Liam Young’s suggestion that the entire population of planet Earth should live in a giant sustainable city. A new movie by Young proposes a hyper-dense, self-sufficient metropolis housing 10 billion...

Liam Young’s Planet City could tackle climate change by housing 10 billion people in a single metropolis

The entire population of the earth could live in a giant sustainable city occupying a fraction of the earth’s surface, freeing the rest of the world for rewilding and the return of stolen lands, according to a new movie by architect Liam Young. Young’s...