Fondazione Agnelli by Carlo Ratti Associati - Photo by Beppe Giardino.

Carlo Ratti’s responsive workspace for Fondazione Agnelli tunes new working habits with the internet of things

Personalized thermal bubbles, suspended nets and a co-working office in the orchard. Carlo Ratti Associati completed a digitally responsive architecture for Fondazione Agnelli. The new hub in Turin embraces new ways of net-working by using bigdata and the internet of things.

Icelandic Design

Iceland: extremely Nordic design goes on show at the Aurora exhibition

Aurora exhibition at Stockholm Furniture Fair offers the chance to dig into the unique features of each Nordic country. We picked Iceland. Here extreme conditions became the cradle for a distinct creative approach: sulphure designs, flat-packed paper lamps and even furniture made of whale bones and shark teeth.

The Collectivity Project: top architecture firms build interactive LEGO structures on NYC High Line

Artist Olafur Eliasson presented The Collectivity Project, a participative exhibition on New York City HighLine that engaged Renzo Piano, OMA, Steven Holl and other influential architects to create an imaginary cityscape made with two tons of LEGO© bricks.