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Posts tagged 'Hollywood'

Stanley Kubrick: An Exhibition shows he was as much designer as director

 Still from 2001: A Space Odyssey, directed by Stanley Kubrick (1965–68). © Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Kubrick’s obsessive attention to detail made him murder to

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The Polish film poster

One of the ironies of Communism was that, while the West was in thrall to the Hollywood studios, Polish artists had the freedom to advertise

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Katy Perry, Bernard Maybeck and the nuns

  The singer is set on the Arts and Crafts architect’s 1927 covent in Los Feliz and has taken on the nuns to get it.

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Hollywood Costume

The opening display of Hollywood Costume sets the tone. Before any clothes come into view, there’s a room-sized screen playing clips from The Wizard of

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Mobile phones: no signal

Has the mobile phone killed suspense? What would happen if our lone hero could get a signal? Will Wiles on the contemporary screenwriter’s cellular agony

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The Hollywood Sign

The original 1923 sign was an advert for a property development (image: From Taschen’s Los Angeles: Portrait of a City, by Jim Heiman and Kevin

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The Hollywood Sign

The original 1923 sign was an advert for a property development (image: From Taschen’s Los Angeles: Portrait of a City, by Jim Heiman and Kevin

Icon of the Month

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

Norm Architects complete Michelin-starred restaurant ÄNG in Sweden

Biennale De Renava opens its first edition in Bonifacio

World Architecture Festival 2022 reveals shortlist ahead of ‘Together’ Lisbon event

Annabel Karim Kassar unveils new installation, The Lebanese House, at the V&A

Studio Ossidiana unveils small-scale museum for immersive art in Flevoland

André Fu announces three site specific commissions for Hong Kong Palace Museum

Memphis Milano opens the doors of the new Memphis Milano Galleria

Korea’s newest wave of artists land in London

We meet the Nordic designers bucking the minimalist trend


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

Norm Architects complete Michelin-starred restaurant ÄNG in Sweden

Biennale De Renava opens its first edition in Bonifacio

World Architecture Festival 2022 reveals shortlist ahead of ‘Together’ Lisbon event

Annabel Karim Kassar unveils new installation, The Lebanese House, at the V&A

Studio Ossidiana unveils small-scale museum for immersive art in Flevoland

André Fu announces three site specific commissions for Hong Kong Palace Museum

Memphis Milano opens the doors of the new Memphis Milano Galleria

Korea’s newest wave of artists land in London

We meet the Nordic designers bucking the minimalist trend


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