Lake Lagoda might get a wind dam – seriously

via bdonline.co.uk "Architect Chetwood Associates has applied for planning for a £2.5 million "wind dam" in Russia. The dam, which would be located over a gorge at Lake Lagoda in north-west Russia, includes a cup-shaped spinnaker sail, believed to be the first of its kind, which will generate renewable energy by funnelling the wind through [...]

By | 2008-10-05T14:38:45+00:00 November 27th, 2007|Architecture, Design, Save the Planet|0 Comments

Bang & Olufsen Headquarters

via - e-architect.co.uk Bang & Olufsen's main building in Struer is anchored in the landscape, where the design and production company has its identity. The building was inaugurated in 1998 and is to be experienced as a large showroom for Bang & Olufsen's company culture and production. The aimed at dynamics, which manifests itself in [...]

By | 2007-11-20T10:20:07+00:00 November 20th, 2007|Architecture, Design|0 Comments

Centro – my life for the last 18 months – gets offical

Over the last 18 months I've been designing a new Microsoft product - Windows Server code named "Centro". Today, it's final name gets shared with the world - here's a list of articles: Microsoft moving closer to Centro- CNET Microsoft Gives Centro a New Name- eWeek.com Microsoft Closer to Centro Launch- Inc.com On to Windows [...]

By | 2007-11-08T08:57:21+00:00 November 7th, 2007|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Postcards from Expo 67

The 1967 International and Universal Exposition, or simply Expo 67, was the General Exhibition Category 1 World's Fair held in Montreal, Quebec, Canada from April 27 to October 29, 1967. It was considered to be the most successful World's Fair of the 20th century, with over 50 million visitors and 62 nations participating. It also [...]

By | 2017-07-05T14:11:43+00:00 September 30th, 2007|Design, Photography|3 Comments

Wes Anderson / New Short on iTunes this week

via TUAW The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Wes Anderson (director of my favorite movie - The Life Aquatic) he'll release a short film called Hotel Chevalier later this week at Apple stores across the country and for free on iTunes. Mr. Anderson said that he shot the movie in 2 1/2 days and [...]

By | 2007-09-25T08:29:43+00:00 September 25th, 2007|Stories, Web|0 Comments