Jacques Herzog talks to Icon about Herzog & de Meuron's Tate Modern extension, opening on 17 June, and its Blavatnik School of Government in Oxford

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Jacques Herzog says architectural exhibitions are “an impossibility”, but doesn’t see that as a reason not to try. He discusses this year’s Swiss Pavilion – which displays the work of his former teacher Lucius Burckhardt and Cedric Price – and the prospect of one day curating his own Biennale

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The architect puts his hat in the ring for the prestigious role during an interview for Icon’s latest issue about this year’s Swiss pavilion

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Thursday, 03 July 2014 10:21

Icon 134: Venice Biennale

Icon’s latest issue, available from 3 July, features in-depth analysis of the Venice Biennale, from the story behind the British pavilion by its curator Sam Jacob to a Japanese architectural detective agency. Read a full list of contents and subscribe to the magazine here

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Monday, 23 January 2012 10:27

Museum der Kulturen by Herzog & de Meuron

Herzog & de Meuron’s sensitive yet experimental renovation has created a new identity for a museum in their hometown of Basel.

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Thursday, 29 September 2011 15:51

Icon Magazine

“Icon” is not a word to be used lightly on these pages but, on the occasion of our hundredth issue, somehow it seemed appropriate

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Monday, 08 November 2010 09:31

Venice Biennale 2010

As the 2010 Biennale winds up over in Venice, Kieran Long asks where the old-fashioned troublemaking was in Kazuyo Sejima’s good-taste, tranquilising exhibition.

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Friday, 14 August 2009 12:32

Valerio Olgiati

"This is not minimalism," declares Valerio Olgiati with a defiant stare, describing two white concrete cubes punctured with symmetrical windows.

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