Friday, 14 February 2020 12:28

Konstantin Grcic: L'Immaginazione al Potere!

Grcic’s deep dive into MAXXI’s archive uncovers ‘fantastical architecture’, but fails to make an imaginative offering of its own.

Published in Review
Friday, 07 February 2020 17:07

Industry news and events - 7 February 2020

Get a bitesize overview of the week's headlines and events with Icon's round-up

Published in News
Wednesday, 22 January 2020 07:42

10 of Zaha Hadid’s most spectacular buildings

From the sharp diagonal lies of Zaha Hadid's first commission to the swooping curves of futuristic stadiums and museums, this selection of her most outstanding works capture the Queen of Curves' radical style

Published in Features
Tuesday, 26 November 2019 11:14

Gio Ponti: Loving Architecture at MAXXI

A retrospective in Rome looks back at Gio Ponti's career 40 years after his death

Published in Diary
Monday, 14 July 2014 12:49

Gaetano Pesce: Time for Diversity

26 June – 5 October 2014

Published in Diary
Tuesday, 28 February 2012 09:14

The Art-Architecture Complex

Hal Foster turns a spotlight on famous buildings, but pays no heed to their contexts, says Kieran Long.

Published in Review
Friday, 19 August 2011 09:59

Zaha in Glasgow

Hadid has parked the city’s vast collection of transport artefacts in a technically ingenious, column-free space under a striking zigzag roof .

Published in News
Monday, 16 May 2011 12:26

MACRO by Odile Decq

Odile Decq’s Rome gallery is a bold collage of interior spaces, but makes a quieter insertion into the city fabric than Hadid’s MAXXI.

Published in News
Monday, 21 December 2009 13:50

Zaha Hadid's Maxxi

Is speed an essential quality of the 21st-century museum? If the architect’s job is to oil the wheels of the culture industry, then perhaps it is. With Tate Modern getting 4 million visitors a year, you need to drive the culture-hungry through the pens quickly. But the museum is not traditionally a place of swift passage, it’s one of thoughtful wandering and edifying pauses

Published in Features