Self-taught architect Silvestre has filled the city of El Alto in Bolivia with his distinctive, curvaceous and colourful architecture. The kitsch trend, known as "spaceship architecture", is now spreading to other cities across Bolivia, Peru and Argentina

Published in GALLERY
Thursday, 05 March 2015 00:00

Icon 142: Colour

From SelgasCano to Bethan Laura Wood, our April issue, available from 5 March, celebrates colour – and the architects, designers and makers that aren't afraid to use it

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