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Known as the "Paris of South America" for its Belle Époque architecture, Argentina's capital Buenos Aires is also home to prime examples of Brutalist buildings designed by Clorindo Testa.
May 2, 2013 1:06pm
For over 50 years, Argentine artist Marta Minujín has been creating memorable concept pieces with a little help from friends like Andy Warhol and Christo.
1 | February 7, 2013 10:57am
Former LVMH luxury brand design director Pablo Reinoso has returned to his roots in the fine art world. So why do his benches and frames crawl up walls?
5 | January 10, 2013 5:22pm
A new book and related traveling exhibition celebrate 20th century Argentine industrial design.
3 | December 20, 2012 4:44am
How has crowdfunding helped kickstart innovative 3D projects?
1 | November 22, 2012 7:24am
What are some of the smartest projects made possible through crowdfunding?
1 | November 19, 2012 2:55pm
A look at Buenos Aires's booming street art scene, which took off after the country's 2001 economic collapse.
November 1, 2012 2:15pm
From June through October 2012, the National Car Museum in Turin hosted an exhibition featuring iconic Italian auto designer Bertone. SmartPlanet editor Andrew Nusca dropped by to check it out.
October 18, 2012 9:34am
A new disaster survival tool from Australia means riding the waves might be easier than you think.
1 | October 1, 2012 4:06pm
A look at Argentina's roving design show, Casa FOA, which travels to a different forgotten local landmark each year to show off the latest in interior design.
3 | September 20, 2012 4:21pm
Revolutionary 3D printing may be just that - but some companies have put the technology to strange uses.
5 | September 3, 2012 12:34pm
Check out more photos of the self contained shipping container based hotel.
1 | August 29, 2012 7:50pm
The Harbor Islands Pavilion is the first permanent structure on top of Boston's Big Dig. The concrete roof structures showcase digital design, modeling, and fabrication. Take a look at...
August 26, 2012 5:29pm
Wallbots is a responsive partition system designed by Otto Ng. It can move, resize, attach, and detach to create different sized spaces and accommodate different functions. Here's a look.
August 21, 2012 4:07am
Curiosity is now sending back crisp images of Mars -- some in color, panoramic or close-ups of Martian soil. Also see before and after photos of its landing site.
August 8, 2012 8:44pm