The Season of Goodwill
© Daniel Domolky
RIBA to open Chapter in India next year
Download your copy of the Architects and the Media Report
Kingspan Insulated Panels announces ZerO Energy Lighting Solution and associated report
The anatomy of a building: Denys Lasdun and the Royal College of Physicians
A unique exhibition opening on 8 September marks the centenary of the birth of one of Brit
Designers in Residence
This annual exhibition, which celebrates new and emerging design talent, will open 10 Sept
Design, Architecture, Communication: A European Project with American Roots
Vitra - Design, Architecture, Communication: A European Project with American Roots at Phi
An exhibition event focusing on current trends in design – particularly interior design. T
Firewood Christmas tree to be dismantled and donated to families in need this January
Last year we published details of an inventive Christmas tree in Budapest by Hello Wood; an ingenious design that saw scores of wooden sledges arranged in a traditional fir tree form before being dismantled and the sledges donated to local children. This year, Hello Wood are back with an equally thoughtful festive project.
Another Christmas tree has appeared on the streets of Budapest thanks to Hello Wood, this time collaborating with Design Terminal and Hungarian Interchurch Aid. The 11m-high ‘Charity Tree’ has been constructed using 5,000 pieces of firewood (in total weighing 15,000kg) that will be donated to families in need come January. The concept for this tree was to create a festive feature that ‘symbolises the importance of caring about each other’.
Hello Wood explains: “The installation, called ‘Charity Tree’ represents the importanc