Friday, 30 November 2012 13:44

Molenti&C Remake Gio Ponti

Reissues of seven elegant pieces by the Italian maestro are going on a whirlwind tour of Europe.

Published in News
Wednesday, 28 November 2012 17:17

The Hubble Space Telescope

For over 20 years, the pictures beamed back from NASA's orbiting observatory have shed light on dark matter and fired the imaginations of Earth dwellers.

Published in Icon of the Month
Tuesday, 27 November 2012 15:45

Foster + Partners' Spaceport America

Starting next year, Virgin Galactic will offer space adventures for the 1%, including Brad Pitt, Stephen Hawking and Katy Perry. Icon went to the New Mexico desert to visit Foster + Partners’ Spaceport America, from where these sub-orbital flights for the stars will launch.

Published in Features
Wednesday, 21 November 2012 09:56

Wuxi Grand Theatre by PES Architects

Finnish practice PES Architects has delivered a dramatic architectural statement for the Chinese city, with eight twisting, glowing fins oversailing a lavish bamboo-clad auditorium.

Published in News
Monday, 12 November 2012 15:30

Rolf Sachs

The designer has produced an eclectic range of objects and installations over the past 30 years, united as a body of work by their “Germanness”.

Published in News
Wednesday, 07 November 2012 10:45

Fobe House by Guilhem Eustache

Architect Guilhem Eustache has incorporated cinematic references and surrealist symbols into this house in Morocco for a Belgian filmmaker.

Published in News
Thursday, 01 November 2012 00:00

The Least of All Possible Evils by Eyal Weizman

Forensic architecture is on trial, says Edwin Heathcote, in a searing critique of Western interventionism

Published in Review