Confusion at Cooper Hewitt, US border troubles and Japanese cats feature in this week's bitesize round-up of architecture and design news and events.
Here, we pick some of the most intriguing events at the festival, from Lego-based building techniques to a modern take on cartography
London Festival of Architecture director Martyn Evans explains why this year’s month-long event will focus on the theme: ‘community’
Even the worst architectural monographs gain interest over time, even if the speakers at a London Festival of Architecture panel on such publications were undecided as to their immediate merits. John Jervis provides necessary reassurance
Thomas Heatherwick, Studio Weave and AHMM are among the big names giving talks and holding events during the London Festival of Architecture this month
As part of the London Festival of Architecture, east London design studio Campaign has designed a foldaway bookshop in Soho.