Posts tagged 'California'

Midnight Modern: Palms Springs by night

Photography by Tom Blachford Now in its fourth series, Tom Blachford’s Midnight Modern (2013-18) captures the modernist architecture of Palm Springs, California, using only the

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The Getty Center: Meier’s masterpiece at 20

The institution’s travertine fortress is Richard Meier’s magnum opus – the perfect embodiment of a contemplative approach to culture now vanished The original Getty was

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Icon 170: The California issue – Elon Musk, Yves Behar, Johnston Marklee and the densification of Los Angeles

In our latest issue, we journey through the Golden State, looking at everything from the influence of Silicon Valley and the branding of Hyperloop to

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California

California, the Design Museum argues, has pioneered tools of personal liberation, from LSD to skateboards and iPhones, and thus a culture that has made us

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Design, Bitches

The duo’s irreverent style is taking LA by storm, writes Pauline O’Connor Catherine Johnson, a native of northern California, and Rebecca Rudolph, originally from San

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Gadi Amit: ‘Consumers are too willing to upgrade their devices’

With the modular Google Ara mobile phone, the San Francisco-based technology designer hopes to challenge the culture of disposability that has developed around technology Gadi

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Alison Berger

The glass artist’s latest light designs are inspired by scientific apparatus, but she still prefers the imprecision of the handmade aesthetic Alison Berger isn’t a

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Morag Myerscough

The graphic artist and placemaker reveals her plan to move an icon of postwar Californian modernism to north London and fill it with Mexican folk

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Inside the Dayglo factory

Fluorescent DayGlo paints were invented by two Californian brothers in the quest to perfect their magic show. Having left a mark on everything from psychedelia

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Pezo Solo House

A home by Pezo von Ellrichshausen is the first of several designed by the “Pritzker prize winners of the next 30 years” on a Spanish architecture

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This winery in the Czech countryside has its own rooftop amphitheatre

Artist KG Nilson creates home and fashion capsule for ARKET

Brad Walls’ new series Pools From Above showcases swimming pools from a bird’s eye view

US Olympic and Paralympic Museum designed by Diller Scofidio + Renfro opens in Colorado

Architects propose innovative visitor centre designs for Abu Dhabi reserve

Beijing’s X Museum offers an alternative to white box art displays

Issue 200 Magazine

With Pure Skies, PriestmanGoode designs the future of hygienic air travel

Stiliyana Minkovska donates her Ultima Thule collection to St Thomas’ Hospital

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Gio Ponti: Loving Architecture at MAXXI

Cars: Accelerating the Modern World at the V&A

The world of Charlotte Perriand opens in Paris

From Apple to Anomaly: Trevor Paglen at Barbican Centre

Tate Modern opens Olafur Eliasson: In Real Life

FOOD: Bigger than the Plate at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London

Paul Rudolph: The Hong Kong Journey

World Architecture Festival

Syria Matters

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This winery in the Czech countryside has its own rooftop amphitheatre

Artist KG Nilson creates home and fashion capsule for ARKET

Brad Walls’ new series Pools From Above showcases swimming pools from a bird’s eye view

US Olympic and Paralympic Museum designed by Diller Scofidio + Renfro opens in Colorado

Architects propose innovative visitor centre designs for Abu Dhabi reserve

Beijing’s X Museum offers an alternative to white box art displays

Issue 200 Magazine

With Pure Skies, PriestmanGoode designs the future of hygienic air travel

Stiliyana Minkovska donates her Ultima Thule collection to St Thomas’ Hospital

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ICON Minds: the future of the home

ICON Minds: the future of work

Sustainable design: Pentatonic x Snarkitecture talk recycled materials

Salone del Mobile preview: 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