Monday, 04 August 2014 01:00

Into Eternity by Michael Madsen

An underground repository where nuclear waste will be buried is under construction in Finland. Liam Young talks to Michael Madsen, who has made a documentary, Into Eternity: A Film For The Future, about the controversial facility and its legacy

Published in Features

The Dutch architect’s latest building in Switzerland, a headquarters for an insurance firm, pays homage to Mies van der Rohe, says Douglas Murphy

Published in News
Thursday, 26 June 2014 16:27

London’s sewers

Joseph Bazalgette’s subterranean network did more than prevent epidemics and reduce the city stink – it fundamentally altered the relationship between the individual and the modern metropolis, says Barbara Penner

Published in Icon of the Month
Thursday, 05 June 2014 11:42

Icon 133: Underground

Icon’s latest issue brings you designs made in lava by Formafantasma, a building in a disused zinc mine by Peter Zumthor, Bjarke Ingels’ subterranean museum and much more. Read a full list of contents and subscribe to the magazine here

Published in Comment
Friday, 30 May 2014 11:28

Mishka Henner: Black Diamond

Henner’s photography, on display in London until 31 May, explores how satellite imagery can tell us new things about man’s effect on the landscape, says Fatema Ahmed

Published in Review