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London Design Biennale: ‘We hope to inspire a diverse, global commentary on our emotionally turbulent times’

The biennale’s director Christopher Turner explains the thinking behind next year’s theme: Emotional States ‘Emotional States’ has been announced as the theme for next year’s

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Magnificent Obsessions at the Barbican

The objects hoarded by artists make for a dizzyingly stimulating show, says Christopher Turner, but they lose some of their magic away from the intimacy

Review

2014 Icon Awards judges revealed

Panel will pick the shortlist and winners at the BT Tower next month We are pleased to reveal the judges for the 2014 Icon Awards,

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Chipperfield on the Venice Biennale 2012

With this year’s Venice Architecture Biennale about to kick off, here is an article from 2012 in which the last Biennale director David Chipperfield talked

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Zeitz Museum by Thomas Heatherwick

The 1920s silo in Cape Town was once the tallest building in South Africa (images: Heatherwick Studio) Thomas Heatherwick has unveiled plans to convert a

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Interview: Daniel Libeskind

The New Cities Foundation hosted an inspirational summit on the future of cities in two of Oscar Niemeyer’s sculptural buildings in São Paulo’s Ibirapuera Park.

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Design Indaba

Each spring creatives from around the globe migrate to Cape Town, as they have for the past twenty years, for a summit that explores how

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Profile: Fernando Romero

Fernando Romero, who once worked for Rem Koolhaas, is married to the daughter of the richest man in the world, for whom he built the

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Action Factory by Nicholas Grimshaw

Nicholas Grimshaw designed Herman Miller’s grade II-listed factory in Bath to reflect the manufacturer’s philosophy of open, inclusive and democratic working spaces that can be

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Sochi Pavilion by Asif Khan

Each of the 11,000 pins could extrude up to 2m (Image: © Hufton+Crow) Asif Khan’s installation for the Winter Olympics was a screen of motorised

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ICON 202: Winter 2020

Coffey Architects completes silver office building in King’s Cross

Oslo, Los Angeles, Mexico City and Budapest commit to clean construction

JKMM redesigns 1980s Finnish library as new community centre

Camille Walala reimagines London’s Oxford Street

Carlo Ratti designs the world’s first compostable marker

Architectural visualisations need to be more representative of our diverse societies

Brighton gets new linear park from Untitled Practice

Elevated corten steel walkway enlivens 14th-century Czech castle


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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ICON 202: Winter 2020

Coffey Architects completes silver office building in King’s Cross

Oslo, Los Angeles, Mexico City and Budapest commit to clean construction

JKMM redesigns 1980s Finnish library as new community centre

Camille Walala reimagines London’s Oxford Street

Carlo Ratti designs the world’s first compostable marker

Architectural visualisations need to be more representative of our diverse societies

Brighton gets new linear park from Untitled Practice

Elevated corten steel walkway enlivens 14th-century Czech castle


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 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