Celestial Newsletter

What is a black Hole?

What is a black Hole?

Welcome, earthlings, to the place of no return: a region in space where the gravitational pull is so strong, not even light can escape it. This is a black hole.”
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Outer Space Office

Outer Space Office

“This Communal Office Looks Like It’s from Outer Space” https://www.curbed.com/2018/12/12/18137078/office-boitsfort-brussels-design The brutalist architecture that was originally designed in 1967 by Constantin Brodzki was reworked and restored from a Concrete company workspace to an incredible co-working space.  Built from 756 prefabricated convex oval concrete modules, the building creates an Astro feeling grid within the building. The firm Going East worked on redesigning the interior while also keeping parts of its history thus creating a harmonious world of the old and new, thus creating the retro-futuristic atmosphere.      Photos by Jeroen Verrecht via The Spaces

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Scented Cloud

Scented Cloud

“Paris’s premier contemporary art fair, the Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain, known as FIAC, is a platform for art in all its iterations, with a varied offering of works on the cutting edge of evolving artistic practice......[among these works] was a remarkable installation by Cartier that offered “scent” as a medium of “artistic expression.”
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Moon Village

Moon Village

Why go as far as Mars, when the moon is right there? Last month Architect firm Skidmore, Owings & Merrill released a proposal for a permanent community on the moon.

This proposal takes all aspects into consideration - even taking advantage of all the native resources of the moon.

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Extreme Furniture

Extreme Furniture

A popular design philosophy we’ve always been inspired by is the idea that “designing for the extremes benefits the majority”. One of our favorite examples of this is IKEA’s Rumtid collection.  IKEA explored the concept of living in space and used it to develop a range of furniture and homewares line focused towards micro homes and tight living spaces.
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3D Printing on Mars

3D Printing on Mars

Recently NASA held a competition to design a conceptual Mars habitat using 3D modeling software with a focus on 3D printing construction technologies. It’s incredible to see current technological processes being used to conceptualize dwellings and habitats on another planet.
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