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Domsai by Matteo Cibic

Harmless cactus planter with white legs and a transparent head. They’re called Domsai, a play on the words domeand bonsai, and they’re designed to house small plants inside, such as these adorable cacti.

Ecological green screen house

This contemporary single house has been designed by Hideo Kumaki Architects office. The green screen which is lained in front of building is really amazing and has some very important functions – for the sun protection and for outer dinning between July and the end of October. It also allowes to avoid too much expense for electric energy by air condition. Actually 10 degrees difference was confirmed in the …

Imajen Exploration Tools

As we trend toward more and more use of cheap plastics and electronics in kids’ product, landfills are being flooded by synthetic and toxic materials. For example according to the EPA, over 179,000 tons of batteries end up in the landfills every year.That’s where Imajen Exploration Tools come in, incorporating several sustainability strategies, including making a one material product, using renewable resources, and promoting extended …

Maja’s House by Ultra Architects

Photographs: Mariusz Jagniewski, Łukasz Zandecki, Courtesy of Ultra Architects location: Poznan, Poland “This project was a great experience. After the construction of a house, there were some wooden elevation boards  left, so we were asked to design a so-called tree house for a little girl named Maja (…) we decided to give her a copy of the best known contemporary house with an archetypical form, that is the Rudin …