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Public installation ‘Arena for a Tree’ opens in Basel

With integrated seating for contemplating the Persian ironwood tree, Klaus Littmann’s walk-in wooden installation is an homage to nature In 2019, the Swiss artist Klaus Littmann

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Herzog & de Meuron: A studio of paradoxes

Laban Dance Centre. Photo by Claire Saxby via Flickr  At once traditional and avant garde, Swiss architects Herzog & de Meuron are hard to define.

Architects

Design Miami/Basel

The 10th edition of Design Miami Basel is taking place this week in the Swiss city, drawing together collectable designs, new commissions and a specially

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Museum der Kulturen by Herzog & de Meuron

The area in and around Basel in Switzerland is a veritable archive of Herzog & de Meuron buildings. From the practice’s earliest house conversions to

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Museum der Kulturen by Herzog & de Meuron

The area in and around Basel in Switzerland is a veritable archive of Herzog & de Meuron buildings. From the practice’s earliest house conversions to

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Jean Prouvré

The work of Jean Prouvé (1901-1984) dominated Design Miami/Basel this year. At Patrick Seguin’s booth, which straddled the entrance to the fair, Prouvé’s 1945 Demountable

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Jean Prouvré

The work of Jean Prouvé (1901-1984) dominated Design Miami/Basel this year. At Patrick Seguin’s booth, which straddled the entrance to the fair, Prouvé’s 1945 Demountable

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Collective Works by Mischer Traxler

Automation dominates Collective Works, a project unveiled at Design Miami/Basel by Viennese practice Mischer Traxler. A machine designed to weave wooden baskets, Collective Works functions

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Collective Works by Mischer Traxler

Automation dominates Collective Works, a project unveiled at Design Miami/Basel by Viennese practice Mischer Traxler. A machine designed to weave wooden baskets, Collective Works functions

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Vitra Haus by Herzog & de Meuron

The volumes cantilever up to 15m (image: Leon Chew) The first time I saw Herzog & de Meuron’s VitraHaus it was made of gingerbread The first

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

ICON x Bolon

ICON x RAK Ceramics

An exploration into Scandinavia’s most remote architecture

Yinka Ilori brings the feel-good factor back to London

Peris+Toral’s modular apartments in a Barcelona suburb blur the boundaries between public and private spaces

OMA announces completion of Taipei Performing Arts Center set to open later this year

Ai Weiwei and Brilliant Minds unveil new public artwork in Stockholm

Kohler and Daniel Arsham brought experiential art to Milan Design Week

Meet the practice developing photosynthetic textiles


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

ICON x Bolon

ICON x RAK Ceramics

An exploration into Scandinavia’s most remote architecture

Yinka Ilori brings the feel-good factor back to London

Peris+Toral’s modular apartments in a Barcelona suburb blur the boundaries between public and private spaces

OMA announces completion of Taipei Performing Arts Center set to open later this year

Ai Weiwei and Brilliant Minds unveil new public artwork in Stockholm

Kohler and Daniel Arsham brought experiential art to Milan Design Week

Meet the practice developing photosynthetic textiles


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