Videos: Viewpoint / Finnish Architects

Designed by Helsinki-based practice AOR, Viewpoint is a peaceful respite floating on the canal in London’s Kings Cross. See how Erkko Aarti, Arto Ollila and Mikki Ristola explained the process and the relationship between the built and unbuilt in Kings Cross.

Video: Design Miami Pavilion / Formlessfinder

Formlessfinder, the New York-based architects, designers and outside-the-box thinkers won this year’s commission to build the entrance to . Tent Pile is a balancing act of aluminium and sand, the latter is often seen as an obstacle to overcome in architecture rather than the solution. But that’s the way these guys roll.

Video: Marcio Kogan

Brazilian architect Marcio Kogan probably designs the most amazing houses in Brazil. In this video made by Crane.tv, the award-winning architect from São Paulo challenges his contemporaries and critics with his coquettish shorts.

Video: David Gianotten

, the director of OMA Asia, designs highly modern buildings across the continent but is still drawn to traditional temples for inspiration. Enjoy this great video he did with Crane.tv.

Video: Alberto Biagetti

Alberto Biagetti, Italian designer invites us into his home, a space that has become the ultimate private gallery.

Videos: Noé Duchaufour-Lawrance

The Parisian designer’s aesthetic is deeply rooted in his boundless embrace of nature. Enjoy this video on Noé Duchaufour-Lawrance!

Video: Fabio Novembre

The prolific architect and designer Fabio Novembre imbues every object he touches with his rhapsodic brand of Milan élan.

Video: Iran, The Embargoed Hotel

Battling against international sanctions, global economic crisis and the challenges behind creating a hotel locally and sustainably in , Ameriha House is a recipe for disaster. Or is it?

Video: American Design Club

The American Design Club (AmDC) was conceived in the spring of 2008. At that time, America’s relevance in the design world was being questioned, with some postulating that US-based designers would never be as influential or productive as their European counterparts. Looking around, however, all they saw was talent and ambition in our fellow American designers, from close friends to former employers to recent design school graduates. What was missing was an avenue for these designers to share their work with a broad audience. The AmDC’s founding members resolved to improve the situation by creating a platform from which designers could launch new ideas and connect with one another.

Video: Pin-Up Magazine

is a New York-based architect turned editor who prefers building magazines.

Video: Future Focus

We poll some of the best and brightest in the design world about one hot topic…

With special thanks to BE OPEN.

Video: Rafael de Cárdenas

Video: Alberto Biagetti Milan, 2013

The Italian designer invites us into his home, a space that has become the ultimate private gallery.

Video: Maracanã’s Face Lift, Raising the Roof

Engineer Nelson Fiedler has gone to great heights to revamp ’s famous sports venue.

Video: Russian For Fish, Notes From A Small Practice


This exciting architectural newcomer stands out for more than its quirky name.

Video: The churches of Ouro Preto, Hidden Gem

In this quiet colonial mining town nestled amongst the Serra do Espinhaço mountains evidence of an intense baroque revival can be seen in the 13 churches of .

Video: Gary Card, Leader of The Pack


The set designer, illustrator and all-round polymath, whose been named everything from “one to watch” to “the Geek who stole Christmas.”

Video: Rob Montgomery & Pernilla Ohrstedt, The Hot Seat


Two leading creatives meet for a chat and a chop in an East End hair salon.