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Posts tagged 'Fatema Ahmed'

Horst: Photographer of Style

The fashion photographer’s dramatic lighting and stylised sets created fantastical images that epitomise a period, says Fatema Ahmed In 1933, the Hungarian photojournalist Martin Munkácsi

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Architecture in Uniform

(image: Bill Hedrich, CCA Collection, Gift of Federico Bucci) What did architects do in the war and what did the war do for architects? An

Review

Mishka Henner: Black Diamond

Diego Garcia, Indian Ocean, 2010 (images: Mishka Henner/Carroll & Fletcher) Henner’s photography, on display in London until 31 May, explores how satellite imagery can tell

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Richard Hamilton at Tate Modern

Interior II, 1964, oil paint, cellulose paint, printed paperon board (image: Tate, estate of Richard Hamilton) There was far more to the late British artist’s

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AV Festival

na ge ka ke by Akio Suzuki at the Globe Gallery, Newcastle (image: Colin Davis, Courtesy of AV Festival) The innovative festival in north-east England

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Raf Simons for Kvadrat

Danish company Kvadrat has called on one of the biggest names in fashion – Christian Dior’s Raf Simons – to create its latest range of

Features

2013 Icon Awards winner: Child ViSion glasses, Socially Responsible Design of the Year

A professor of atomic physics, a team of scientists and two industrial designers have come up with a pair of glasses so simple to use

Features

From Club to Catwalk

Bodymap, A/W 1984, model: Scarlett Cannon (image: Monica Curtin) It’s striking how few of the London fashion scene’s enfants terribles are still household names today,

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Matali Crasset: “If we don’t give people choice, they become passive”

Matali Crasset (courtesy of Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris/Salzburg, photo by Philippe Servent) For Matali Crasset, all design is social. Running through her work – from

Features

The bra

In Stella Gibbons’ novel, Cold Comfort Farm (1932), the heroine Flora Poste’s best friend, Mrs Smiling, has an unusual hobby: “She was an authority on

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

London’s biggest showroom of vintage Scandinavian furniture opens in Hackney Wick

Discover Boss Design’s sustainability journey and latest launch Sia

Top 5 architectural hideaways from around the world

Architectural firm Carlana Mezzalira Pentimalli completes Brixen Public Library in South Tyrol

ICON 210 : Winter 2022

Meet the couple who designed and built a tiny house holiday home in Dorset

Nick Cave and Knoll Textiles collaborate to unveil a vibrant collection of upholstery, wallcovering and drapery

From the Archive: A short history of the iconic Egg Chair by Arne Jacobsen

A duo of new exhibitions at MoMu unpack the role of twentieth century fashion


Architects

Wrapped Arc de Triomphe unveiled in Paris

Sir David Adjaye wins Royal Gold Medal for Architecture

Gómez Platero designs world’s first large-scale memorial to victims of the pandemic

RIBA goes digital-only with new wave of architect lectures

Turning a Roman ruin into an underground art museum

MoDusArchitects creates sculptural portal on Italian ring road

NEON’s Shiver House re-imagined in wood for 5th anniversary

Network Rail launches design competition to re-imagine local train stations

Notre-Dame spire to be restored to pre-fire design


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Design London makes LDF debut this September

London’s biggest showroom of vintage Scandinavian furniture opens in Hackney Wick

Discover Boss Design’s sustainability journey and latest launch Sia

Top 5 architectural hideaways from around the world

Architectural firm Carlana Mezzalira Pentimalli completes Brixen Public Library in South Tyrol

ICON 210 : Winter 2022

Meet the couple who designed and built a tiny house holiday home in Dorset

Nick Cave and Knoll Textiles collaborate to unveil a vibrant collection of upholstery, wallcovering and drapery

From the Archive: A short history of the iconic Egg Chair by Arne Jacobsen

A duo of new exhibitions at MoMu unpack the role of twentieth century fashion


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