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La Maison Tropicale

16 February 2008
A 50-year-old pre-fab house designed by Jean Prouvé for French colonials in Africa is currently residing in the front garden of Tate Modern.
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Design quartet Front created a miniature pine forest in the lobby of the Nordic Light hotel for Stockholm design week this year.
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Cho Minsuk in Seoul

16 February 2008
There’s not a lot of green in Seoul. The vivid grass and moss facade of Cho Minsuk’s store for Belgian fashion designer Ann Demeulemeester has a high impact among the chic, polished stores of the exclusive Dosandae-ro shopping district.
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Hiroyuki Miyake’s new ice-cream parlour looks more like a funeral parlour.
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Seven Hundred Penguins

16 February 2008
Penguin has produced many more than 700 great covers, so why so many duffs here?
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There are no design critics because there are no students of design criticism. But that’s about to change.
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Here's a photo essay by photographer Ben McMillan showing the building of Beijing's Water Cube aquatic centre, which opened this week.
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Pearson at Terminal 5

15 February 2008
Terminal 5 has arrived and is home to a series of artworks, including this projection by Christopher Pearson.
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Paul Cocksedge

15 February 2008
The neon veins and arteries mysteriously appearing on the front of the Wellcome Trust are stopping passers by on Euston Road.
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3D graffiti by Truth

15 February 2008
Urbanirony is a collection of graffiti punctuation in the Polish town of Wroclaw by artist and designer Truth.
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