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2021 Chicago Architecture Biennial kicks off

Titled The Available City and curated by David Brown, the event runs from 17 September to 18 December across the city and online Block Party,

Architecture

Radical architecture of the future – in five projects

A new book by Beatrice Galilee explores how architecture can effect change Radical Architecture of the Future, a new book from curator and critic Beatrice

Architecture
America’s architect: Frank Lloyd Wright

America’s architect: Frank Lloyd Wright

Frank Lloyd Wright worked to create a distinctly American and organic style and designed many iconic buildings, including Fallingwater and the Guggenheim Museum. Frank Lloyd

Architects
Between beauty and the sublime: Water After All

Between beauty and the sublime: Water After All

Still from Vertigo Sea by British filmmaker John Akomfrah, 2015. Image: Smoking Dogs Films. MCA Chicago explores how the source of all life also nourishes

Review

Socially-aware architect Jeanne Gang has changed Chicago’s urban fabric

WMS Boathouse by Studio Gang. Photo by John Zacherle via Flickr Perhaps best known for her record-breaking high Chicago towers, Jeanne Gang’s greatest impact is

Architects

Chicago to Houston: ‘It’s a second rate bean’

‘It’s a second-rate bean,’ said the Chicago Tribune, ‘that’s been lying in storage because no one wanted it.’ What provoked such ire? News that Houston

News

Chicago Architecture Biennial

Democratic, inclusive and grounded, Chicago’s inaugural architecture biennial distinguishes itself from its more established counterparts through its ambition to make a lasting contribution to the

Review

Capturing New York, Chicago and Los Angeles

The City Lost and Found, an exhibition at the Art Institute of Chicago, presents the visual art that emerged during a period of intense change

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

Pink paddling pool opens in central Melbourne

Ettore Sottsass apartment interior recreated in Milan

Learning centre opens at King’s Cross nature reserve

Rock-like Chapel of Sound designed in Chinese valley

Printmaking Workshop designed for TU Dublin

LEGO launches wooden homeware collection

Virgil Abloh: ‘I’m here to be an inspiration’

ICON 206: Winter 2021

Set designer Lydia Chan creates maximalist London installation


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

Pink paddling pool opens in central Melbourne

Ettore Sottsass apartment interior recreated in Milan

Learning centre opens at King’s Cross nature reserve

Rock-like Chapel of Sound designed in Chinese valley

Printmaking Workshop designed for TU Dublin

LEGO launches wooden homeware collection

Virgil Abloh: ‘I’m here to be an inspiration’

ICON 206: Winter 2021

Set designer Lydia Chan creates maximalist London installation


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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: 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