Digital waterfall on the Grand Palais


The Grand Palais’s facade has beeen transformed for Art Paris Art Fair 2015.

The iconic Parisian exhibition hall has had three different videos projected on its facade.

The Art Paris Art Fair selected TeamLab, Dominic Harris, and Mounir Fatmi for the project.

The art collective TeamLab turned the Grand Palais into a cascade of running water, as pictured.

Watch the installation below and let us know what you think.

https://player.vimeo.com/video/123198826

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New London Architecture unveils annual survey results


New London Architecture released the results of this year’s London Tall Buildings Survey.

The independent forum has teamed up with GLHearn to reveal that 263 new buildings are scheduled in 2015.

With a rise in the number of towers under construction, Head of London Strategy at GLHearn, Shaun Andrews, summed up the results: “if London doesn’t grow up, it will need to grow out.”

South, East and Central London will see the greatest number of tall buildings built this year.

Learn more about the survey’s results here and let us know what you think about the tall buildings boom.

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Global e-commerce Calendar 2015


Asendia has launched an interactive e-commerce calendar for 2015.

This global provider of mail and parcel solutions has decided to make our lives a bit easier when it comes to regional-based marketing programs.

Created with their partner eShopWorld, they have shared a calendar with dates and information about six global markets.

You can now learn more about national, religious and cultural events in various countries and plan your global marketing activities accordingly.

Try the calendar here and tell us if you find it useful.

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YouGov launches Profiles


YouGov has revealed its product Profiles, designed for agencies and brands.

Profiles is a segmentation and media planning product that examines demographics in depth.

With data collected from over 200,000 UK YouGov members, they are able to give a precise image of any brand, person, or thing’s target audience by giving specific statistics on the audience’s likes, preferences, and habits.

Try out Profiles here and tell us what you think.

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McDonald’s launches Big Mac fashion line


McDonald’s has revealed Big Mac designs for its fashion and home lines.

The fast food chain has expanded into the fashion industry by releasing clothing and home decoration items.

You can now purchase Big Mac thermals, wallpapers, or even bedding, which is described on the website: “finally the hamburger of hamburgers can keep you warm at night. Order your new bed linen today.”

Some of the profits will go towards Ronald McDonald House charities.

Have a closer look at McDonald’s fashion line here and tell us if you’ll be sporting fast food fashion.

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Candy Crush office features cartoon design


Candy Crush officeThe Stockholm office for games producer King features cartoonish designs fit for its products.

The company behind the famous Candy Crush Saga game now greets visitors with an egg-shaped reception desk.

Swedish design agency Adolfsson & Partners oversaw this colourful project: the 1940s building is split into areas such as Magic Forest, Green Hills, Treasure Island,

Countryside, and Deep Sea.

Discover the imaginative scheme here and let us know if you’d work in an office like this.

The world’s first shadowless skyscrapers


Shadowless buildingsArchitecture firm NBBJ has revealed its plan for a couple of very unusual buildings in London.

These two skyscrapers won’t cast a shadow, thanks to their innovative design.

They will use concave reflective surfaces which are adapted to the sun’s path in the sky, significantly reducing their shadows.

The unique towers will be built on Greenwich Peninsula; find out more about the project here.

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