Forms of Inquiry
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.
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.
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…
apostrophy's: billboard house
the housing prototype explores ways in which the functional use of the billboard can be expanded beyond its advertising capabilities.
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…
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
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 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.
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
located on a prominent road in los angeles, LOHA (lorcan o'herlihy architects) have realized 'sunset billboard 8535' through a blue-painted wishbone form.