Monday, 14 December 2009 19:50

Morphosis' Cooper Union

Landing in Manhattan after a spate of self-obsessed shininess anddelicacy, Thom Mayne’s raw, audacious academic building for theAdvancement of Science 
and Art delivers a much needed punch in thecity’s architectural face.

Published in Features
Monday, 14 December 2009 16:32


In its effort to reclaim futurism as a serious school of painting, the Tate has jettisoned some of the best bits, says Owen Hatherley.

Published in Review
Monday, 14 December 2009 16:11

The City & The City

A fantastical tale of two eastern European cities that coexist in one place enchants William Wiles.

Published in Review
Monday, 14 December 2009 11:00

Gio Ponti

Gio Ponti deserves to be remembered for many reasons but above all as a peculiarly Italian phenomenon.

Published in Icon of the Month
Saturday, 05 September 2009 12:00


Does the magic red button of the Gocycle’s electric motor destroy the fundamentals of cycling?

Published in Review
Friday, 21 August 2009 08:29

360° chair

Konstantin Grcic’s radical take on the office chair shatters the ergonomists’ monopoly on workplace design and turns a bumrest into a tool.

Published in Review
Friday, 14 August 2009 04:00

Radical Nature

What do artists and architects have to say about our abusive relationship with the natural world? And since that topic is so timely, why does the most radical work come from the 1970s and 80s?

Published in Review