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The Shenzhen Experiment: The Story of China’s Instant City

Once just a rural borderland, today Shenzhen is a city of twenty million and a technology hub

Review
25.08.20

Review: Feminist City by Leslie Kern

A new book from the American urban geographer interrogates how women experience the barrier-riddled 'city of men'

Review
17.08.20
Between beauty and the sublime: Water After All

Between beauty and the sublime: Water After All

Review
08.04.20
A Planet to Win reveals some inconvenient truths about environmental politics

A Planet to Win reveals some inconvenient truths about environmental politics

Review
03.04.20

Theaster Gates’ Amalgam rediscovers a lost black utopia

Review
12.03.20

Formafantasma’s century-spanning exhibition Cambio takes a holistic view of wood exploitation

Review
04.03.20

Freestyle and Forms of Industry: two new exhibitions open at RIBA

Review
27.02.20

Konstantin Grcic: L’Immaginazione al Potere!

Review
14.02.20

BTS at the Serpentine: Art meets K-Pop in Connect, BTS

Opinion
15.01.20

Cars: Accelerating the Modern World is a serious crowd pleaser

Review
08.01.20

Branded Protest: How protest movements create sophisticated visual identities

Review
05.12.19

Sharjah Architecture Triennial embraces the desert

Review
15.11.19

Food for thought: Le Corbuffet brings architectural history to the dinner table

Review
01.11.19

Hand Held to Super Scale: Building with Ceramics

Review
25.10.19

The Whitney Biennial shows the blurring line between fine art and craft

Review
29.07.19

Stanley Kubrick: An Exhibition shows he was as much designer as director

Review
04.06.19

Review: Making it Happen at the Royal Institute of British Architects

Review
01.02.19

Design as an Attitude: Alice Rawsthorn at her best when confronting conservatism

Review
15.06.18

New Town Utopia: A portrait of Basildon

Review
12.06.18

Design Indaba 2018: A festival of optimism in the face of ecological turmoil

Review
11.06.18

Review- Ocean Liners: Glamour, Speed and Style

Review
08.03.18

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

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Architects

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Turning a Roman ruin into an underground art museum

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NEON’s Shiver House re-imagined in wood for 5th anniversary

Network Rail launches design competition to re-imagine local train stations

Notre-Dame spire to be restored to pre-fire design


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Design London makes LDF debut this September

Architectural firm Carlana Mezzalira Pentimalli completes Brixen Public Library in South Tyrol

ICON 210 : Winter 2022

Meet the couple who designed and built a tiny house holiday home in Dorset

Nick Cave and Knoll Textiles collaborate to unveil a vibrant collection of upholstery, wallcovering and drapery

From the Archive: A short history of the iconic Egg Chair by Arne Jacobsen

A duo of new exhibitions at MoMu unpack the role of twentieth century fashion

Crimes Against Design: The plastic shopping bag

10 graphic designers around the world you should follow

Lab La Bla takes a new look at Yngve Ekström’s Lamino chair


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