Thursday Link Round Up: March 5, 2015
This week’s Link Round Up has skyscrapers of all kinds and beautiful, innovative designs. From wooden skyscrapers to wind turbines to wireless charging furniture (yes, we’re for real). Take a look and let us know what you think! Here are the links we read about our industry this week:
Architecture & Design:
- What Makes An Attractive City? Try These 6 Points, on ArchDaily.
- Vienna Plan World’s Tallest Wooden Skyscraper, as featured on Archinect.
- Egypt is Building a Pretty Blingy Pyramid Skyscraper, according to curbed.com.
- The Eiffel Tower Now Has Two Beautiful Wind Turbines, according to Fast Co. Exist.
- “A Truman Show-Style Nightmare”: Critics React to BIG and Heatherwick’s Designs for Google, on ArchDaily.
- The World’s Most Beautiful Staircase is in Portugal, as featured on Core77.
- Designers Convert Lifeguard Towers into Winter Pavilions for Toronto’s Frozen Beaches, according to Dezeen Magazine.
- IKEA Unveils Line of Wireless Charging Furniture, on Design Milk.
- Another Table Design Inspired by Natural Bodies of Water, featured on Core77.