Sydney install water curtain signs, designed by light show company Laservision.
The sign is both obtrusive but perfectly harmless should the driver decide to carry on through. As 10 News report, Sydney was tired of the constant damages caused by the truck drivers, despite installing multiple signs, and did this as a last measure to prevent someone being killed.
The juvet landscape hotel by Jensen & Skodvin.
Located in Norway, The Juvet Landscape Hotel is based on the idea that a structure should blend into its surrounding environment, offering amenities that are oriented outwards towards the surrounding nature. The minimal design features floor-to-ceiling panoramic windows installed in all the rooms and even the hotel’s spa, giving guests a splendid, uninterrupted view of the forested landscape outside. Inside, the rooms are sparsely but stylishly furnished as to keep the focus on what’s available to see and do outdoors.
Besançon Art Center and Cité de la Musique by Kengo Kuma and Associates.
Multidisciplinary cultural centre on the riverside of the Doubs to host an auditorium, a contemporary art museum (FRAC – Contemporary Art Regional Funds) and a Conservatoire.
LGBTQ pride parade, Maringá - Paraná.
Interior of the 2004 Seattle Public Library.
The Guangzhou Opera House by Zaha Hadid Architects.
It is located in the center of the ‘factory of the world’, the capital of Guangdong Province (Canton) on the north bank of the Pearl River. The opera house was opened in 2010. The complex consists of several large softly shaped polyhedra, reminiscent of large boulders. The architect speaks of ‘pebbles in the river’.It is a complex structure made of steel and concrete, combined with in glass and sheet metal. With its expressive character and its spectacular architecture, the building emphasizes the city’s drive to claim global media attention. Located in the center of a business district, public spaces are placed between the different buildings. The enormous concert hall and a multifunctional hall are accessed via generous ramps and stairs.
Morris A. Mechanic Theatre.
O CNJ (Conselho Nacional de Justiça) aprovou nesta terça-feira (14) uma resolução obrigando todos os cartórios do país a celebrar casamentos gays. O tema foi proposto pelo presidente do conselho, ministro Joaquim Barbosa, e aprovado por 14 votos a 1.
The Hotel Bubble in France.
Bubble Rooms – ideas, used by two hotels in France. Small bubbles are designed by designer Pierre-Stephane Dumas, they allow you to stay in the room, but at the same time as though and in the open air.
Pixel Home by Slade Architecture.
Utilizing orthogonal bricks, the architects concocted the 9,675 pixel house– with one pixel equal to one concrete brick.