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Posts tagged 'Barbican Centre'

The Barbican: London’s Brutalist masterpiece

The Barbican: London’s Brutalist masterpiece

Lakeside Terrace Barbican Centre. Photo by Max Colson The Barbican Estate has topped the list of Britain’s ugliest building several times, yet the Brutalist complex

Buildings

Elizabeth Diller on the High Line, her plans for the Barbican and why she likes doing things she’s ‘unqualified’ for

Elizabeth Diller by Geordie Wood Elizabeth Diller, founding partner of Diller Scofidio + Renfro, best known for work on New York’s High Line, speaks to

Features

Surreal House

Untitled by Man Ray, 1920 (image: Man Ray Trust/ADAGP/DACS) The surrealists make themselves at home in the Barbican. Isabel Stevens explores domestic innerspace Andre Breton

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Surreal House

Untitled by Man Ray, 1920 (image: Man Ray Trust/ADAGP/DACS) The surrealists make themselves at home in the Barbican. Isabel Stevens explores domestic innerspace Andre Breton

Review

Bunker

image: Eliot Wyman Robert Kusmirowski’s sinister installation feels more than just historical. William Wiles dug in Bunker – Robert Kusmirowski’s large-scale recreation of a Second

Review
4. Robert Kusmirowski. Bunker

Bunker

image: Eliot Wyman Robert Kusmirowski’s sinister installation feels more than just historical. William Wiles dug in Bunker – Robert Kusmirowski’s large-scale recreation of a Second

Review

Editor's choice

Design London makes LDF debut this September

Estudio Herreros-designed Munch museum opens in Oslo

‘Modernist Glade’ created in Milton Keynes by Hayatsu Architects and Tue Greenfort

WilkinsonEyre completes Lord’s Cricket Ground stands

Nike opens LeBron James Innovation Center

OMA transforms historic Berlin department store 

Andrew Berman Architect completes sustainable library transformation

Snøhetta designs co-working space in Tokyo

‘15-minute city’ idea wins Obel Award

Old Fiat factory rooftop transformed into public garden


Architects

RIBA goes digital-only with new wave of architect lectures

Architect David Chipperfield is known for his minimal designs

Tatiana Bilbao is one of Mexico’s most creative designers

The high-tech, inside-out design of Richard Rogers

Robert Venturi: a postmodernist pioneer

A look at the life of designer-inventor Richard Buckminster Fuller

Norman Foster is one of the early pioneers of high tech architecture

Bangladeshi architect Marina Tabassum is sensitive to tradition and culture

America’s architect: Frank Lloyd Wright


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Design London makes LDF debut this September

Estudio Herreros-designed Munch museum opens in Oslo

‘Modernist Glade’ created in Milton Keynes by Hayatsu Architects and Tue Greenfort

WilkinsonEyre completes Lord’s Cricket Ground stands

Nike opens LeBron James Innovation Center

OMA transforms historic Berlin department store 

Andrew Berman Architect completes sustainable library transformation

Snøhetta designs co-working space in Tokyo

‘15-minute city’ idea wins Obel Award

Old Fiat factory rooftop transformed into public garden


Videos

ICON Minds: the future of the home

ICON Minds: the future of work

Sustainable design: Pentatonic x Snarkitecture talk recycled materials

Salone del Mobile: Tomas Alonso and Studio Brynjar & Veronika for Swarovski

New Nordic design

UK Construction Week

Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec

Nendo’s Oki Sato

Keiichi Matsuda: Augmented Hyper-Reality