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Zeitz Museum by Thomas Heatherwick

The 1920s silo in Cape Town was once the tallest building in South Africa (images: Heatherwick Studio) Thomas Heatherwick has unveiled plans to convert a

Features

What’s next for Morag Myerscough?

Morag Myerscough in her studio In the first of a series of talks hosted by the Design Museum, in association with Icon, the London-based designer discusses

Features

Leica

An adhesive label bearing the famous red dot logo is applied (image: Leica camera AG) It is 100 years since Oskar Barnack pioneered the lightweight

Icon of the Month

Design Indaba

Each spring creatives from around the globe migrate to Cape Town, as they have for the past twenty years, for a summit that explores how

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Design Studio gt2P

The young Santiago-based studio has quickly gained an international reputation for its computer-free experiments in parametric design The Chilean studio gt2P (great things to People)

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Henryk Tomaszewski

Citizen Kane, 1948 (images: Courtesy of Filipa Pągowskieg) Henryk Tomaszewski’s posters make him one of the pre eminent figures of post-war graphic design, says Agata

Review

Frank Gehry’s Biomuseo

An elaborate steel structure supports the canopies (Images: Victoria Murillo/IstmoPhoto.com) Frank Gehry marks his first project in Latin America with a multicoloured collision of canopies

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Marketing the Moon: The Selling of the Apollo Lunar Program

Alan Bean collecting soil samples on the Apollo 12 mission, 1969 (image: NASA) The US space programme was so expensive that Nasa made the cost

Review

Lifted: A Cultural History of the Elevator

Lifts changed how classes mixed inside buildings and skyscrapers couldn’t exist without them. Will Wiles rides up to the executive suite “The following pages,” Andreas

Review

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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Editor's choice

A new community centre by Mæ Architects combines local history with sustainable design

Mexico City concrete housing designed with undulating, irregular facade

Copper-clad rooftop volumes expand Berlin school

R for Repair: Singapore exhibition champions creatively fixing objects to reduce waste

In Spain, a healthcare building with a civic presence

Tired of Zoom? Yo-Yo Machines enable long-distance communication through light and movement

Scaffold ‘amphitheatre’ in Bogotá hosts open-air activities amid pandemic

Dutch military fort turned into new ‘urban park’

Shanghai high-rise swimming pool redesigned as co-working space


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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A new community centre by Mæ Architects combines local history with sustainable design

Mexico City concrete housing designed with undulating, irregular facade

Copper-clad rooftop volumes expand Berlin school

R for Repair: Singapore exhibition champions creatively fixing objects to reduce waste

In Spain, a healthcare building with a civic presence

Tired of Zoom? Yo-Yo Machines enable long-distance communication through light and movement

Scaffold ‘amphitheatre’ in Bogotá hosts open-air activities amid pandemic

Dutch military fort turned into new ‘urban park’

Shanghai high-rise swimming pool redesigned as co-working space


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 preview: 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