Society, Culture + Places

With an abundance of design-related ideas in society, cultural arts and places to discover, and topical ‘in the news’ discussion points to be had around the world, enjoy the aspirational lifestyle of SATORI & SCOUT.

The Ocean Cleanup Removing Waste 8.9

The Ocean Cleanup Project Sets Sail

“…Beginning the Ocean Cleanup operation by setting off from San Francisco Bay (USA), the total length of the rubber barrier (ironic material choice, we know) is 600 metres long…”

The New New York Colour Factory 8

The Colour Factory Arrives In New York

“…Teaming up with some fantastic artists, creatives, designers and makers, The Colour Factory engages all of your senses in unexpected ways…”

The Sydney Paramount House Hotel 8.3

The Paramount House Hotel, Former Warehouse

“…The Paramount House Hotel (aptly named) occupies the famous film studio’s (former) office building in addition to it’s adjacent (conveniently empty) warehouse…”

Social Housing Solution Above Crowded Homes 9

Solving Mexico’s Social Housing Problems

“…ANTNA’s ‘un cuarto mas’ housing expansion idea is designed to add an additional 16 square metres of living space above the roofs of social housing across Mexico…”

eRoadArlanda Electricity Vehicle Solution 7.9

eRoadArlanda vs Electric Car Technology

“…The investment in the eRoadArlanda project is in line with the Swedish government’s target of creating a fossil-free transportation infrastructure by 2030-2050…”

Brooklyns Garden Of Devocion 8.1

Brooklyn’s Columbian Coffee Treasure

“…Almost jungle-like, Devocion lets you sit and consume your favourite Columbian beans whilst you almost feel like you were there at the coffee bean’s birth, amidst the trees…”

Casaplata Pastel Hues and Concrete 8.6

Concrete x Pastel Hues At Casaplata

“…Avoiding Seville’s commonplace nostalgia where other restaurants are always looking for a historical revival from the past, Casaplata is about looking for their own singular image…”