Swiss architecture studio Herzog & de Meuron has become well known for its daring approach to architecture. Here are five of the firm's most recogniseable buildings

Published in Buildings
Wednesday, 26 August 2015 00:00

Fondazione Prada by OMA

Despite its gold cladding, the Rem Koolhaas's latest building in Milan is no temple of ostentatious wealth, says Andrew Ayers. With its galleries housed around a converted distillery, it marks a deliberate shift for OMA away from huge statement buildings towards the preservation of existing spaces and “collisions” between old and new

Published in Features
Tuesday, 04 June 2013 15:33

Desert Utopia: Donald Judd's Marfa

In the mid 1970s, the artist Donald Judd moved from New York to Marfa and remodelled the remote Texas town according to his minimalist aesthetic. We visit the art oasis that has influenced and inspired a new generation of architects and designers.

Published in Features
Friday, 14 August 2009 16:59

The Collectors

Artists Elmgreen & Dragset are turning Sverre Fehn's 1962 Nordic Pavilion in Venice into a bachelor pad for their Venice Biennale exhibition The Collectors.

Published in Features
Friday, 14 August 2009 14:43

OMA's The Prada Transformer

OMA's latest blockbuster is pretty modest by the standards of the last few years. In fact, it's a marquee.

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