Frank Gehry is a Canadian-American architect who is known for his sailing-inspired postmodern designs, including the Guggenheim Bilbao in Spain and the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles

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A retrospective covering the life of Irish designer, architect and artist Eileen Gray is set to open in New York. Icon spoke to the exhibition's curator, Cloé Pitiot, to find out more

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Friday, 14 February 2020 12:28

Konstantin Grcic: L'Immaginazione al Potere!

Grcic’s deep dive into MAXXI’s archive uncovers ‘fantastical architecture’, but fails to make an imaginative offering of its own.

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The Barcelona Pavilion was a hugely significant temporary structure that forms part of the early modernist canon of architecture

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A new forum aimed at bringing conversations about architecture closer to the public will launch with a series of discussions on data, identity and spacial thinking

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Wednesday, 15 January 2020 12:22

OMA's Brighton College is imperfect but welcome

OMA's design for the School of Science and Sport at Brighton College might not be an obvious fit for the independent school, but its novel form is a welcome addition to the existing campus architecture

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The seemingly humble bungalow is a design icon of remarkable versatility

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Wednesday, 18 December 2019 14:07

Review of the year: Top stories of 2019

What were people talking about in 2019? Find out in our review of the year

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The Stirling-shortlisted project is carefully crafted and almost entirely compostable. Could this transform circular building materials?

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Marjan van Aubel talks to Icon about her life in design in the latest from Icon Minds
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Jean-Philippe Vassal tells Icon about his passion for social housing and why the role of architect is a vital one in today's society
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The Royal Academicians have elected an artist with experience in painting, printing and architecture

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In the modern city, God is found in the most unlikely places, from warehouses to bingo halls. These new religious buildings add fascinating layers to the urban experience

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Monday, 09 December 2019 12:36

What went wrong with Covent Garden?

The Covent Garden we know today is the direct result of successful community activism. So how did it become so horrible?

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The Covent Garden we know today is the direct result of successful community activism. So why is it so horrible, wonders Owen Hatherley
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Friday, 06 December 2019 12:22

Industry news and events – 6 December 2019

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