Collection by Erika Lindsay

Erika Lindsay
architecture photography buildings black and white NORM: Our inquiry investigates billboards as what we would call large-scale-building-sized-graphic-design. Billboards are one of the few surfaces that are both architectural and graphic. Cover Design, Graphisches Design, Book Design, Layout Design, Print Design, Album Design, Kreative Portraits, Plakat Design, Design Typography

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NORM: Our inquiry investigates billboards as what we would call “large-scale-building-sized-graphic-design.” Billboards are one of the few surfaces that are both architectural and graphic.

Smart Billboards by IBM These billboards by creative agency Ogilvy & Mather can be used as street furniture. Designed for IBM’s Smarter Cities campaign, they fuse advertising with helpful additions to. Street Marketing, Guerilla Marketing, Online Marketing, Event Marketing, Business Marketing, Internet Marketing, Environmental Graphics, Environmental Design, Creative Advertising

IBM’s Clever Billboards Double As Benches, Shelter, And Ramps

Because if you’re going to stand next to an ad anyway, it might as well be useful.

Translucent Building Skins: Material Innovations in Modern and Contemporary Architecture / Edition 1 by Scott Murray Architecture Design, Minimalist Architecture, Facade Design, Contemporary Architecture, Pavilion Architecture, Innovation, Nova Deli, Building Skin, House Building

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Translucent building skins : material innovations in modern and contemporary architecture

Architect Didier Faustino repurposed a billboard to create this swing set. Dubbed "Double Happiness," this installation was part of the 2009 Shenzhen-Hong Kong Bi-City Biennial of Urbanism and Architecture. Tactical Urbanism, Moma Nyc, Social Design, Hong Kong, Art Et Architecture, Contemporary Architecture, 3d Studio, Image Of The Day, Urban Furniture

Billboards Converted To Swingsets | Make:

It's called "Double Happiness." From Paris architect Didier Faustino.

Urban Subversion: 13 Radical Examples of Guerrilla Housing Parasitic Architecture, Portable Shelter, Tensile Structures, Urban Intervention, Street Furniture, Tiny Spaces, Guerrilla, Public Art, Play Houses

Billboard Trailers Turned into Tiny Parasite Apartments

Advertising is so ubiquitous that billboards aren’t even restricted to fixed positions anymore; they’re often found moving from one spot to another on trailers, always in search of thos…

House / Apostrophy's The exploded "Billboard House"The exploded "Billboard House" Architecture Graphics, Architecture Portfolio, Architecture Drawings, Architecture Details, Landscape Architecture, Architecture Diagrams, Tectonic Architecture, Pavilion Architecture, Presentation Layout

apostrophy's: billboard house

the housing prototype explores ways in which the functional use of the billboard can be expanded beyond its advertising capabilities.

Stephen Glassman is working on a new project called Urban Air to transform a normal billboard in LA into a lush bamboo sky garden. Green Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Sustainable Architecture, Landscape Design, Sky Garden, Garden Art, Urban Farming, Urban Gardening, Green Building

Gift Guide: Good Gifts From A to Z, Part 2

As part 2 of our A to Z gift guide we continue our celebration of handcrafted goodness, artisan collaborations, wild(er) publications, and environmental art projects that propose new models for urb…

vertical farm, green design, The Billboard Park, EFGH Architectural Design Studio Urban Architecture, Futuristic Architecture, Classic Architecture, Architectural Design Studio, Architectural Firm, Urban Park, Urban Farming, Urban Planning, Interior Exterior

Crazy Vertical Garden Billboard Park Revitalizes Argentinian City Waterfront

ÈFGH Design Studio in New York has created a honeycombed vertical garden for an urban park located in Argentina´s Rosario City

Check out this rooftop billboard tiny house in Mexico City! Shipping Container Buildings, Shipping Container Homes, Shipping Containers, Container Houses, Container Architecture, Micro House, México City, Little Houses, Tiny Houses

Billboard House: art project, social media experiment, and marketing stunt all in one. Artist Cecilia Beaven's pre-fab shack is raised and attached to the back of a billboard in Mexico City. The Billboard House was designed by architect Julio Gómez Trevilla.

billboard tiny house project julio gomez trevilla 0002 Rooftop Billboard Tiny House in Mexico City Container Architecture, Eco Architecture, Parasitic Architecture, Prefabricated Structures, 1 Bedroom House, Micro Apartment, Micro House, Thing 1, México City

Billboard House: Sign Painter’s Temporary Prefab Home Doubles as a Rooftop Advert in Mexico City

The Billboard House, designed by Julio Gómez Trevilla, acts both as an advertising tool and a temporary house for tan artist.

27 Awesome Billboards - Peruvian engineering university UTEC creates a billboard that produces fresh drinking water from air humidity. Environmental Architecture, Sustainable Architecture, Sustainable Design, Building Facade, Green Building, Water From Air, Water Water, Water Scarcity, Drinking Water

Billboard Produces Drinkable Water From Desert Air in Peru

Peruvian researchers have collaborated with an ad agency to create a billboard that converts humidity into drinkable water.

LOHA reinterprets sunset strip billboard with wishbone form in LA - designboom Advertising Techniques, Clever Advertising, Billboard Design, Sunset Strip, Built Environment, Boutique, West Hollywood, Perfect Place, Creative Design

LOHA reinterprets sunset strip billboard with wishbone form in LA

located on a prominent road in los angeles, LOHA (lorcan o'herlihy architects) have realized 'sunset billboard 8535' through a blue-painted wishbone form.

Created as a set of billboards along two Massachusetts highways, “Healing Tool” is a temporary public art installation by artist Brian Kane produced to temporarily relieve stress and promote introspection during one’s monotonous daily commute. Massachusetts, Colossal Art, Sculpture, Public Art, Installation Art, Art Installations, Nature Photos, Cool Photos, Nature Photography

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