After news that Christo, perhaps best-known for gift-wrapping the Pont Neuf and Reichstag, has died of natural causes aged 84, we revisit Christopher Turner's portrait of the Bulgarian artist from the ICON vault.
From the inside-out Pompidou Centre to a dazzling facades of the Philarmonie de Paris, we look at the most iconic modern architecture in Paris
As the Covid-19 pandemic turns seething metropoles into virtual ghost-towns, what might the post-lockdown city look like?
Art Deco had its heyday in the 1920s and 1930s and was a modern interpretation of neoclassical style
The French prime minister announced the architectural competition following the fire at the central Paris landmark
The Paris-based architect talks to Icon's Peter Smisek about doing more with less in the French banlieues
The Parisian fair extended a friendly hand across the Channel last month with its focus on emerging British designers
January’s edition of the Parisian exhibition showed French designers in fine form, says Peter Smisek
Under OMA’s masterplan, 15 star architects have reinvented Paris’s longest building as a gargantuan groundscraper – a new city district behind a riot of competing facades
Paris auction house Artcurial launched its pioneering sales of classic Scandinavian design last year, but has the trend for Nordic collectibles peaked before it even got started?
TVK Architectes’ development forges a strong sense of identity out of an eclectic range of styles and functions – from a crèche to an old people’s home