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Posts tagged 'Installation'

The best design projects of 2021

From skate parks to algae clothing, we round up the best installations, innovations and spatial transformations of the year Breathing Pavilion, Brooklyn, USA – by Ekene

Design

Giant pink paddling pool opens in central Melbourne

The interactive installation outside the National Gallery of Victoria references the bright pink salt lakes of Australia Words by Francesca Perry It may be winter

Design

Set designer Lydia Chan creates maximalist London installation

Your Ship Has Landed is a riotous explosion of colour, form and experience The NOW Gallery on London’s Greenwich Peninsula has been transformed into an

Design

Yinka Ilori creates colourful ‘launderette’ in London

The Launderette of Dreams in Shoreditch is a temporary play space installation using hundreds of thousands of LEGO bricks Words by Francesca Perry London-based artist-designer

Design

Wrapped Arc de Triomphe unveiled in Paris

The Christo and Jeanne-Claude project, wrapping the iconic Parisian monument and realised posthumously, marks the end of an era – in more ways than one

News

Ajlan Gharem announced as winner of the Jameel Prize

Established by the V&A and Art Jameel, the prize awards the best contemporary art and design inspired by Islamic tradition Riyadh-based multidisciplinary artist Ajlan Gharem

Design

Turning a fence into a playground in a Venetian fortress

The interactive installation by two Czech practices forms part of the Venice Architecture Biennale’s exhibition, How will we play together? Words by Francesca Perry The

Architecture

Morag Myerscough transforms Coventry shopping street

The artist-designer’s Endless Ribbon Connecting Us forms part of a citywide creative regeneration programme and aims to instil joy Words by Francesca Perry London-based artist

Design

‘Concrete instrument’ by Taryn Simon installed at Mass MoCA

The Pipes, designed in collaboration with Shohei Shigematsu of OMA, comprises 11 tower-like sculptures for reflection and sonic performance The Pipes, a project by American

Architecture

Adam Nathaniel Furman completes Proud Little Pyramid in King’s Cross London

The installation kicks off a six-month residency for the designer at King’s Cross London-based artist and designer Adam Nathaniel Furman has completed Proud Little Pyramid,

Design

Editor's choice

Design London makes LDF debut this September

Mac Collins wins Design Museum’s new annual prize

Levi’s launches recycled and recyclable jeans

Vietnamese tea factory transformed into museum

Hands-free function and hand-crafted form, from VOLA

Superflex co-designs play sculptures with children in Denmark

Foster + Partners designs Datong Art Museum

Women of architecture celebrated in MAXXI exhibition

In Canada, a Passive House community centre focused on social inclusivity

The architecture of Chanel – in pictures


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

Mac Collins wins Design Museum’s new annual prize

Levi’s launches recycled and recyclable jeans

Vietnamese tea factory transformed into museum

Hands-free function and hand-crafted form, from VOLA

Superflex co-designs play sculptures with children in Denmark

Foster + Partners designs Datong Art Museum

Women of architecture celebrated in MAXXI exhibition

In Canada, a Passive House community centre focused on social inclusivity

The architecture of Chanel – in pictures


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