Trimm Dich, Durch Sport: Adidas' Long Lost Mascot

Trimm Dich, Durch Sport: Adidas' Long Lost Mascot

Digging through our archive folders a few weeks back we came across ‘Trimmy’ -  a mascot from a public health and fitness promotion run in Germany in 1970.

Sustainable Building Projects: the Rise of Floating Architecture

Sustainable Building Projects: the Rise of Floating Architecture

Floating architecture has become more significant over recent years, due to increasing problems resulting from a shortage of development sites, leading to building in flood-prone regions...

David Hockney's iPad Paintings: The Yosemite Suite

David Hockney's iPad Paintings: The Yosemite Suite

Artist David Hockney is showcasing a new series of work at New York’s Pace Gallery this summer, which consists of over 20 works created completely on an iPad.

Things Organised Neatly: Knolling and Its Place in Design

Things Organised Neatly: Knolling and Its Place in Design

The term 'knolling' was first coined by Andrew Kromelow, a Janitor who worked at Frank Gehry’s furniture fabrication shop back in 1987.

Uplifting Architecture: the New Maggie's Centre

Uplifting Architecture: the New Maggie's Centre

Does our built environment have the power to affect our mood and influence wellness?

The new Maggie's Centre in Manchester is built around the concept of uplifting architecture, so we went down to the opening to see for ourselves.