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Blank Ways App by Tom Loois

The ever-increasing dominance of the smartphone means that “I’ve got an app for that” is practically a battle cry for the technologically connected. Want to

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Opus Hong Kong by Frank Gehry

Frank Gehry, often praised as the greatest architect of the age, is sometimes criticised for an excessive sculpturalism. From Bilbao to Los Angeles, his blockbuster

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Masters of Chaos

The French art world took an ethnographic turn this spring. This year’s Triennale, which takes place across a number of venues in Paris including the

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Milan Furniture Fair: Front

One of the highlights of the Salone was an experimental lamp that blew bubbles. It sounds kitsch, like a contemporary version of the lava lamp,

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The Städel Museum by Schneider and Schumacher

While most cities are clamouring for exuberant public projects in hope of a repeat Bilbao effect, Frankfurt’s Städel Museum has chosen a more modest approach

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Milan Furniture Fair: The Bouroullecs

The French brothers, Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec, have been designing together for 15 years. This anniversary has made them pause to look back over their

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Hexen 2.0

Pattern recognition is a fundamental human talent. The ability to derive threads of meaning hidden among disordered information underpins our intelligence. It unites science and

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

The 10th CODAawards will honour extraordinary art commissions in interior, architectural, and public spaces

Various Associates uses colour blocking in Shenzhen art school

ICON 208 : Summer 2022

Join RAK Ceramics at Clerkenwell Design Week

Great design never tasted so good

Industrial aesthetics inform this quirky Madrid home designed by Burr Studio

Ideal Standard introduces Linda-X designed by Palomba Serafini Associati

DAC shines spotlight on women in architecture with new exhibition

Serena Confalonieri designs Venus lamp for Milanese lighting brand Servomuto


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

The 10th CODAawards will honour extraordinary art commissions in interior, architectural, and public spaces

Various Associates uses colour blocking in Shenzhen art school

ICON 208 : Summer 2022

Join RAK Ceramics at Clerkenwell Design Week

Great design never tasted so good

Industrial aesthetics inform this quirky Madrid home designed by Burr Studio

Ideal Standard introduces Linda-X designed by Palomba Serafini Associati

DAC shines spotlight on women in architecture with new exhibition

Serena Confalonieri designs Venus lamp for Milanese lighting brand Servomuto


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