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MoDusArchitects creates sculptural portal on Italian ring road

As part of an ongoing traffic-reducing project, design has been embraced at the core of this infrastructural build Image: Tunnel portal out of Bressanone city

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Electricity pylons: blots on the landscapes that they litter

The T-Pylon, by Danish architect Bystrup, was praised for its classical simplicity. Image: Bystrup. This army of countrywide invaders needs a new uniform, writes Priya

Crimes Against Design

The quiet life must be heard

Over the last decade, flooding has caused severe damage to rural communities. Image: Stephen Dorey Creative / Alamy. We need a new design discipline that

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Montpellier train station: ‘You see the city and the sea, and understand the building as a bridge between the two’

Architect Marc Mimram reimagines the train station as a link between landscape and urbanism Lifted off the ground, Marc Mimram’s new train station dramatically arches

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Dams and drownings: the architecture of The Returned

The undeniable impact of the eerie French drama The Returned owes much to its unsettling locations, writes Charles Holland The Returned is set in a

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Fulton Center

Grimshaw and Arup have built a major new transit hub in New York’s financial district that is intended to be “Lower Manhattan’s front door” In

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The cloud

There’s something comforting about the wispy metaphor for the network that underpins most aspects of our daily lives. It’s easy to forget the reality of its

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Extrastatecraft: The Power of Infrastructure Space

Keller Easterling’s provocative study of infrastructure, the operating system governing everyday life, impresses Jay Owens Infrastructure has been lurking under the surface of urban thinking for

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Gogoro Smartscooter

An affordable electric scooter that will rely on a network of battery charging stations could revolutionise transport infrastructure in densely populated cities. David Phelan was

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Icon meets Peter Murray

[iframe src=”//player.vimeo.com/video/110985994″ width=”630″ height=”354″ frameborder=”0″ webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen allowfullscreen ] Icon caught up with London Society chair Peter Murray to discuss the green belt, the housing

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Unique service tackling homelessness launched in Lewisham

RNIB’s Design for Everyone campaign unveils first pregnancy test for those with sight loss

Anna Heringer wins 2020 Obel Award for Anandaloy project in Bangladesh

This Hong Kong kindergarten is designed as an indoor playground

A new furniture collection embraces the future of design

Church on a boat: Denizen Works completes the Genesis Floating Church

Why architects need to consider emotional inhabitance

New version of Barber and Osgerby’s Tip Ton chair made from upcycled household waste

Car park in historic French town transformed by Antonio Virga into new cinema and public space

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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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Unique service tackling homelessness launched in Lewisham

RNIB’s Design for Everyone campaign unveils first pregnancy test for those with sight loss

Anna Heringer wins 2020 Obel Award for Anandaloy project in Bangladesh

This Hong Kong kindergarten is designed as an indoor playground

A new furniture collection embraces the future of design

Church on a boat: Denizen Works completes the Genesis Floating Church

Why architects need to consider emotional inhabitance

New version of Barber and Osgerby’s Tip Ton chair made from upcycled household waste

Car park in historic French town transformed by Antonio Virga into new cinema and public space

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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