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Hackney School of Food opens in east London, designed by Surman Weston

Based in the grounds of a primary school, the food education hub hopes to benefit children and the wider community alike Hackney School of Food,

Architecture

This Hong Kong kindergarten is designed as an indoor playground

Local architecture studio Eureka created the Playwall project to help children learn through play Words by Francesca Perry Talk to children about what their ideal

Design

Experimental ‘Play-Lab’ for teenagers prototyped by Matter Design

The design studio created an unusual kit of parts for outdoor adolescent education at The Grayson School in Pennsylvania Words by Francesca Perry Secondary school

Design

Public Practice: It’s time for nationwide action on planning, not just high-level ambition

Public Practice Associates, 2019. Credit: Ivan Jones A focus on community in the Beauty Commission report is worth celebrating — but we need practical, nationwide

Comment

OMA’s Brighton College is imperfect but welcome

Photographs by Laurian Ghinitoiu (unless otherwise specified), courtesy of OMA OMA’s design for the School of Science and Sport at Brighton College might not be

News

Meet the teachers and designers taking the UK’s creative education into their own hands

Store Studio in London provides classes in design and making for pupils at local schools, and teams up with architecture and design studios for special

Features

Mark Lee Appointed Chair of Department of Architecture at Harvard GSD

Mark Lee has been appointed chair of Harvard GSD Harvard alumnus Mark Lee will be the new Chair of the Department of Architecture at Harvard

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Vagelos Center, New York: Diller Scofidio + Renfro’s medical school for Columbia University

Most medical schools are fit only for cadavers. Diller Scofidio + Renfro has injected a sense of life into the typology with a tower of

Features

African School for Excellence

Local Studio’s warehouse-like Johannesburg township school is an object lesson in revitalising the places that urbanisation has left behind Conversations about the future of cities

News

Thomas Heatherwick in Singapore

The designer’s first permanent building in Asia is a series of staggered towers that rise up out of a university campus like a grove of

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ICON 202: Winter 2020

Moxon Architects completes new studio nestled in the Scottish Highlands

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


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

Moxon Architects completes new studio nestled in the Scottish Highlands

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


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