Industry News and Events for the Weekend – 28 February
Get a bitesize overview of the week’s headlines and events with Icon’s round-up
Freestyle and Forms of Industry: two new exhibitions open at RIBA
Freestyle is RIBA's first exhibition using VR technology. Thankfully, it is neither a gimmick, nor an afterthought.
As architect Frank Gehry turns 90 years old we look back at his prolific career
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
Paradise Lost: the virtuosic moments and misfires of Thomas Heatherwick
Thomas Heatherwick’s love-hate relationship with the British press has taken a bitter turn of late. But, with a host of landmark projects about to be launched across the world, he is no mood to take a step back. For Icon 173, James McLachlan caught up with the multifaceted artist, architect and…