Mars Case Study for Open Architecture

  PROJECT DETAILS PROJECT NAMEMars CaseLOCATION Beijing , ChinaARCHITECTOPEN ArchitectureCLIENT/OWNER2018 House Vision ChinaPROJECT TYPES Prototype , Single FamilyPROJECT SCOPENew ConstructionSIZE130 sq. feetSHARED BY Katie Gerfen , Hanley WoodPROJECT STATUSConcept Proposal By Katie Gerfen When asked to envision how we should live in the future, it can seem glib for an architecture firm facing the realities of climate change to … Continue reading Mars Case Study for Open Architecture


A Provisional Who’s Who of Smart City Architects and Planners (Plus a Critic or Two) from Architect Magazine

Maria Aiolova, assoc. aia co-founder, terreform one An architect, educator, and urban designer who holds 18 technology patents, Aiolova co-founded Terreform One, a design research nonprofit in Brooklyn, N.Y. The group looks to technology, design, and synthetic biology to develop sustainable, localized solutions for transportation, infrastructure, waste treatment, food, water, energy, and other concerns. John … Continue reading A Provisional Who’s Who of Smart City Architects and Planners (Plus a Critic or Two) from Architect Magazine

2019 Topics of discussion

INTUITIVE TECH What challenges lie ahead for designers in integrating the digital and the physical? FULL CIRCLE Can we design spaces that are environmentally and socially sustainable? THE CO-ECONOMY Is it possible to foster real collaboration at work, on the road, and at home? CLUB ME How can we create ultimate personalisation without losing sight … Continue reading 2019 Topics of discussion

2019 Trends from Future Laboratory

Our Foresight researchers have identified five key trends for each sector. Here’s a snapshot of what you will discover in the Future Forecast 2019 report: : Beauty Two competing beauty narratives will thrive in 2019 – one concerning self-care and the other about the search for perfection. We look at how this year’s Cosmetic Crusaders are now … Continue reading 2019 Trends from Future Laboratory

Email Stats Roundup

Email trends like interactivity, gamification, use of dynamic data, typography, hyper-personalization, smart segmentation, etc. are some of the most prominent ones to look forward to in 2018. Email is the third most influential source of information for B2B audiences, behind only colleague recommendations and industry-specific thought leaders. Welcome emails are incredibly effective: on average, 320% more revenue is attributed … Continue reading Email Stats Roundup

Trend Report Series: Facebook – Shifts for 2020

READ   Shifts for 2020 The world is changing—fast. By 2020, more people will have mobile phones than running water or electricity at home.1 And for the first time in history, more people will be connected to the internet than not.1 Mobile will generate nearly half of US ecommerce sales2 and Millennials will make up half the global … Continue reading Trend Report Series: Facebook – Shifts for 2020