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Profile: Industrial Facility

The London-based product-design studio, Industrial Facility, who make prototypes of their minimalist designs out of paper, has also set up an online store to sell

Features

Iina Vuorivirta: Nordic design with a modern twist

It has been quite a year for Iina Vuorivirta. Despite not yet having completed her master’s degree, the Finnish designer has exhibited at the Milan

Features

6a: Architect detectives

Whether they are fitting out a Savile Row shop or adapting a grade I-listed house, London duo 6a Architects take a radical approach to history

Features

Antarctic Architecture

It is now over four decades since a human being left the orbit of the Earth and visited another world. Viewed from today, the Apollo

Review

Britten-Pears Archive by Stanton Williams

The Suffolk coastal town of Aldeburgh has become virtually synonymous with its two most famous residents. At the end of the Second World War, the

News

Welcome to ZHA World

Hadid, who recently opened a huge shopping complex in Beijing and launched a sculptural shoe, has had a prolific year. Brand Zaha is now a

Features

Olafur Eliasson for Kvadrat

The Danish textile company Kvadrat has been based in Ebeltoft, a popular summer holiday resort in Jutland, ever since the founding of the firm in

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PearsonLloyd: Reflective design

While many designers strive to develop an immediately identifiable aesthetic, British designers and co-founders of PearsonLloyd, Tom Lloyd and Luke Pearson, have taken a different

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Richard Rogers RA – Inside out

There’s more than one Richard Rogers. There’s Baron Rogers of Riverside, peer of the realm, Richard Rogers, outspoken critic of royal patronage and Richard Rogers,

Review

Mahani: Dubai’s first fashion concept store

“My brief was to provide the antithesis of the slick retail experience you find in Dubai,” says London-based designer Faye Toogood on her design for

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Editor's choice

Design London makes LDF debut this September

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

Artist Caroline Monnet highlights the urgent need to improve housing for Canada’s Indigenous population

A new building for Axel Springer has been designed by OMA architects

ICON meets the industrial designer interrogating the notion of ‘Swedishness’

Atelier Rampazzi completes five-storey apartment block in Switzerland

Superflex’s co-designed play sculptures in Billund


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

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

Artist Caroline Monnet highlights the urgent need to improve housing for Canada’s Indigenous population

A new building for Axel Springer has been designed by OMA architects

ICON meets the industrial designer interrogating the notion of ‘Swedishness’

Atelier Rampazzi completes five-storey apartment block in Switzerland

Superflex’s co-designed play sculptures in Billund


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