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MOMA design galleries

The design and architecture department at the Museum of Modern Art in New York is the acme of design galleries, the reason that modern design

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MOMA design galleries

The design and architecture department at the Museum of Modern Art in New York is the acme of design galleries, the reason that modern design

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Dirt

A new exhibition at London’s Wellcome Collection explores the fascinating and ambiguous world of dirt and our ambivalent attitude towards it. “On the one hand,

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Dirt

A new exhibition at London’s Wellcome Collection explores the fascinating and ambiguous world of dirt and our ambivalent attitude towards it. “On the one hand,

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The Language of Towns and Cities

The Language of Towns and Cities is a misleading title for a publication which, at 781 pages and 4.2kg, is more of a handsome lookbook

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The Language of Towns and Cities

The Language of Towns and Cities is a misleading title for a publication which, at 781 pages and 4.2kg, is more of a handsome lookbook

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The New Psychedelica

The word “psychedelia” has an unfortunate odour to it: stale joss stick, mouldering paperback of alternative philosophy, unlaundered tie-dye. Shrouded in this mustiness, the ideology

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The New Psychedelica

The word “psychedelia” has an unfortunate odour to it: stale joss stick, mouldering paperback of alternative philosophy, unlaundered tie-dye. Shrouded in this mustiness, the ideology

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Saving Venice

Synthetic biologist Dr Rachel Armstrong has designed an artificial cell programmed to form a limestone reef that would shore up the crumbling foundations of Venice.

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Saving Venice

Synthetic biologist Dr Rachel Armstrong has designed an artificial cell programmed to form a limestone reef that would shore up the crumbling foundations of Venice.

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Editor's choice

Design London makes LDF debut this September

Andrew Berman Architect completes sustainable library transformation

Snøhetta designs co-working space in Tokyo

‘15-minute city’ idea wins Obel Award

Old Fiat factory rooftop transformed into public garden

Sumaya Dabbagh designs monumental Dubai mosque

Renzo Piano-designed Academy Museum opens in LA

In an industrial landscape, a transformed bird hide emerges

PLAY: visual inspiration for architectural design

Rethinking the future of the Los Angeles River


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

Andrew Berman Architect completes sustainable library transformation

Snøhetta designs co-working space in Tokyo

‘15-minute city’ idea wins Obel Award

Old Fiat factory rooftop transformed into public garden

Sumaya Dabbagh designs monumental Dubai mosque

Renzo Piano-designed Academy Museum opens in LA

In an industrial landscape, a transformed bird hide emerges

PLAY: visual inspiration for architectural design

Rethinking the future of the Los Angeles River


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