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05/30/2008 Fri.

Iwan Baan presents 24 photos of Biblioteca Parque Espana (Spain Park Library) designed by Giancarlo Mazzanti and 18 photos of Orquidearum, Botanical Garden by JPRCR and PLAN B

dezeen shows 7 photos of Butterfly table and benches designed by Based Upon.

DNJ Gallery shows 16 works from the exhibition Vanishing America that shows photographs of vernacular American architecture by Michael Eastman. (via Tropolism)

05/29/2008 Thu.

VernissageTV shows a video of interview with Kruger Schuberth Vandreike at Museon, a new museum of modern and contemporary art designed in Bolzano, Italy. (German language)

Jean Nouvel has been selected as the winner of design competition for Tour Signal in La Defense. Official web site of the competition shows a video and slideshow of the press conference. (via architecturephoto.net)

Ryuji Nakamura shows 4 photos of his exhibition at the Living Design Center OZONE in Shinjuku, Tokyo. (via architecturephoto.net)

designboom shows 10 images of The Knut Hamsun Center in Norway and Herning Center of the Arts in Denmark designed by Steven Holl.

Car Design News reports "Venus 2049" by Students at Royal College of Art (RCA), a show to present a project sponsored by Korean automaker Kia, with photos and videos.

05/28/2008 Wed.

Wallpaper* shows 10 photos from the exhibition "All'Aperto - Pierre Charpin & Alessandro Mendini" at Galerie Kreo in Paris.

designboom features "Prototypes and Experiments" exhibition at the aram gallery in London with 10 photos.

Die Gestalten Verlag presents a video of interview with Maarten Baas at the Milan Design Week 2008.

MUJI announced the MUJI AWARD 03 international design competition. Theme is Found MUJI.

05/27/2008 Tue.

Alessi presents videos of interviews with Achille Castiglioni, Andrea Branzi, Alessandro Mendini, Richard Sapper and Ettore Sottsass, from "Design Interviews" a series of five books and DVD interviews spotlighting the masters of Italian design.

Shinkenchiku-sha shows summary of the current issue of a+u magazine (2008:06), features Next Gene 20 – Aodi Housing Project in Taiwan, with preview images.

Makoto Takei + Chie Nabeshima / TNA shows 15 photos of Plaster House in Yamanashi, Japan. (via architecturephoto.net)

designboom reports Casa per Tutti in Milan Triennale, the exhibition of projects for accommodation modules by Kengo Kuma, MVRDV, Massimiliano Fuksas, Alejandro Aravena and others.

designboom shows 178 photos from New York Design Week 2008.

05/26/2008 Mon.

Detlef Schobert posted on Flickr 61 photos of construction site and mock-ups of metal cladding of Forum Barcelona designed by Herzog & de Meuron.

designws.com reports From Labyrinth to Big Mama, exhibition of works which has been produced in the TextileLab, the museum’s creative workshop, by Studio Job, Piet Hein Eek, Pieke Bergmans and Others, with 17 photos.

dezeen shows 15 images of The Ring, a redevelopment of the football stadium in Maribor, Slovenia by Ofis arhitekti.

Wallpaper* shows 12 photos of Separation Creek House in Australia designed by Jackson Clements Burrows.

architecturephoto.net shows 13 photos of Block, a weekend house in Oita, Japan designed by Takao Shiotsuka.

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